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Niels Henrik Abel (1802-1829) Mémoire sur les équations algébriques

Collection : Niels Henrik Abel (1802-1829) Mémoire sur les équations algébriques
Date/Extent : 1824, 1 item (see also William Marshall Bullitt Collection).
Repository : Rare Books


Lafon Allen Kentucky maps

Collection : Lafon Allen Kentucky maps
Date/Extent : 1635-1937, 77 items
Repository : Rare Books


Phillip Lemont Barbour (1898-1980) collection

Collection : Phillip Lemont Barbour (1898-1980) collection
Date/Extent : 1626-1980, 30 linear ft.
Repository : Rare Books


Elizabeth Bartlett (1911-1994) collection

Collection : Elizabeth Bartlett (1911-1994) collection
Date/Extent : 1961-1997, ca. 120 items
Repository : Rare Books


L. Frank Baum (1856-1919) collection

Collection : L. Frank Baum (1856-1919) collection
Date/Extent : 1900- , 150 volumes
Repository : Rare Books


Barry Bingham Sr. Collection of Modern Literature

Collection : Barry Bingham Sr. Collection of Modern Literature
Date/Extent : 1757-1970; 800 volumes, 0.75 linear ft. manuscripts
Repository : Rare Books


William Marshall Bullitt Collection of Rare Mathematics and Astronomy

Collection : William Marshall Bullitt Collection of Rare Mathematics and Astronomy
Date/Extent : 1482-1957; 370 volumes, 1.75 linear ft.
Repository : Rare Books


Nell Dismukes McWhorter Memorial Collection of Edgar Rice Burroughs

Collection : Nell Dismukes McWhorter Memorial Collection of Edgar Rice Burroughs
Date/Extent : 1884- , ca. 100,000 items
Repository : Rare Books


Charles B. Castner regional history collection

Collection : Charles B. Castner regional history collection
Date/Extent : 1889-1980 (bulk: 1960-1980), 2 linear ft.
Repository : University Archives


Samuel L. Clemens (1835-1910) letters

Collection : Samuel L. Clemens (1835-1910) letters
Date/Extent : 1904, 6 letters
Repository : Rare Books


George Cruikshank (1792-1878) papers

Collection : George Cruikshank (1792-1878) papers
Date/Extent : 1842-1855, 4 items
Repository : Rare Books


August William Derleth (1909-1971) letter and papers

Collection : August William Derleth (1909-1971) letter and papers
Date/Extent : 1943-1952, 33 items
Repository : Rare Books


Diane di Prima (1934- ) collection

Collection : Diane di Prima (1934- ) collection
Date/Extent : 1934 - , 9.5 linear ft.
Repository : Rare Books


Dime Novels and Story Papers

Collection : Dime Novels and Story Papers
Date/Extent : 1860-1925, 3,140 volumes
Repository : Rare Books


Isak Dinesen (1885-1962) collection

Collection : Isak Dinesen (1885-1962) collection
Date/Extent : 1934- , ca. 100 volumes
Repository : Rare Books


Lawrence Durrell (1912- )

Collection : Lawrence Durrell (1912- )
Date/Extent : 1932-1978; 150 volumes, 0.25 linear ft.
Repository : Rare Books


Richard Eberhart (1904- ) papers

Collection : Richard Eberhart (1904- ) papers
Date/Extent : ca. 1966, 20 items
Repository : Rare Books


Donald M. Fiene (1930- ) papers

Collection : Donald M. Fiene (1930- ) papers
Date/Extent : 1961- , 4 linear ft. (see also J.D.Salinger collection)
Repository : Rare Books


Hortense Flexner (1885-1973) papers

Collection : Hortense Flexner (1885-1973) papers
Date/Extent : ca. 1885-1976, 5.75 linear ft.
Repository : Rare Books


Graham Greene (1904-1992) collection

Collection : Graham Greene (1904-1992) collection
Date/Extent : (1925- ); 0.25 linear ft., 350 volumes
Repository : Rare Books


Henry R. Heyburn (1920-1991) Falkland Islands collection and papers

Collection : Henry R. Heyburn (1920-1991) Falkland Islands collection and papers
Date/Extent : 1900-2008, 20 linear ft.
Repository : Rare Books


Mary Austin Holley (1784-1846) letters

Collection : Mary Austin Holley (1784-1846) letters
Date/Extent : 1821-1846, 22 letters
Repository : Rare Books


Mary Churchill Humphrey (d. 1972) papers

Collection : Mary Churchill Humphrey (d. 1972) papers
Date/Extent : 1920-1969, 14 linear ft.
Repository : Rare Books


English Indentures

Collection : English Indentures
Date/Extent : 1572-1840, 32 items
Repository : Rare Books


Irwin-Hilliard collection

Collection : Irwin-Hilliard collection
Date/Extent : ca. 1840-1990, ca. 12,000 items
Repository : Rare Books


Richard Morgan Kain (1908-1990) library and papers

Collection : Richard Morgan Kain (1908-1990) library and papers
Date/Extent : ca. 1540-1991; ca. 12,000 volumes, 57 linear ft. (see also William Butler Yeats letters)
Repository : Rare Books


William H. Kelly Kentucky Gunsmiths manuscript

Collection : William H. Kelly Kentucky Gunsmiths manuscript
Date/Extent : ca. 1769-1915, 1.5 linear ft.
Repository : Rare Books


The Laundry Book

Collection : The Laundry Book
Date/Extent : 1924-1930, 0.25 linear ft.
Repository : Rare Books


Louisville, Kentucky, original charter

Collection : Louisville, Kentucky, original charter
Date/Extent : 1780, 1 item
Repository : Rare Books


Roger Manvell (1909- ) collection

Collection : Roger Manvell (1909- ) collection
Date/Extent : ca. 1930-1980; ca. 12,000 photographs, 30 linear ft.
Repository : Photographic Archives


Harriet Martineau (1802-1876) letters

Collection : Harriet Martineau (1802-1876) letters
Date/Extent : no date, 1843, 2 items
Repository : Rare Books


David W. Maurer archive

Collection : David W. Maurer archive
Date/Extent : 1931-1981, ca. 100 items
Repository : Rare Books


H. L. Mencken (1880-1956) collection

Collection : H. L. Mencken (1880-1956) collection
Date/Extent : 1903-1968, ca. 1,200 items
Repository : Rare Books


Burton Milward fine press collection

Collection : Burton Milward fine press collection
Date/Extent : 1938-1999, ca. 300 items
Repository : Rare Books


Frank D. Moore (1938-2005) papers

Collection : Frank D. Moore (1938-2005) papers
Date/Extent : 1977-2010, 1.25 linear ft.
Repository : Rare Books


Mosher Press collection

Collection : Mosher Press collection
Date/Extent : 1891-1923, 1,150 volumes
Repository : Rare Books


Muir-Hogenauer chess collection

Collection : Muir-Hogenauer chess collection
Date/Extent : 1723-1999; ca. 400 items, 0.25 linear ft.
Repository : Rare Books


Thomas Nast (1840-1902) cartoons

Collection : Thomas Nast (1840-1902) cartoons
Date/Extent : ca. 1902, 3 items
Repository : Rare Books


Poetry Broadside collection

Collection : Poetry Broadside collection
Date/Extent : 1945-1972, ca. 300 items
Repository : Rare Books


Pulp magazine collection

Collection : Pulp magazine collection
Date/Extent : 1890-1975, 10,000 volumes
Repository : Rare Books


Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) collection

Collection : Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) collection
Date/Extent : 1871-1979, ca. 1,200 items
Repository : Rare Books


Rare books collection in Ekstrom Library

Collection : Rare books collection in Ekstrom Library
Date/Extent : ca. 1455- , ca. 25,000 volumes
Repository : Rare Books


Georg Joachim Rheticus (1514-1576) Narratio Prima Excusum Gedani.

Collection : Georg Joachim Rheticus (1514-1576) Narratio Prima Excusum Gedani.
Date/Extent : 1540, 1 item (see also William Marshall Bullitt collection)
Repository : Rare Books


Alice Hegan Rice papers

Collection : Alice Hegan Rice papers
Date/Extent : 1906-1939, 1.5 linear ft.
Repository : Rare Books


J. D. Salinger collection

Collection : J. D. Salinger collection
Date/Extent : 1941-1970, ca. 1,500 items (see also Donald M. Fiene papers)
Repository : Rare Books


Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965) letters

Collection : Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965) letters
Date/Extent : 1934-1947, 12 letters (see also Gerhard Herz papers)
Repository : Rare Books


Arthur J. Slavin papers and library

Collection : Arthur J. Slavin papers and library
Date/Extent : 1960s-1990s, 14 linear ft.
Repository : University Archives


Jesse Stuart (1906-1984) papers

Collection : Jesse Stuart (1906-1984) papers
Date/Extent : 1930-1984, 55 linear feet
Repository : Rare Books


Harvey Curtis Webster (1906-1988) papers

Collection : Harvey Curtis Webster (1906-1988) papers
Date/Extent : 1945-ca.1980s, 125 items, 1.5 linear feet
Repository : University Archives


White Fields Press archive

Collection : White Fields Press archive
Date/Extent : 1992-2001, ca. 1,500 items
Repository : Rare Books


Ron Whitehead collection

Collection : Ron Whitehead collection
Date/Extent : ca. 1985- ; ca. 300 volumes, 50 works of art, 5.5 linear ft.
Repository : Rare Books


Robert L. Burns Collection of William Wilberforce (1759-1833)

Collection : Robert L. Burns Collection of William Wilberforce (1759-1833)
Date/Extent : 1783- , 40 items; 5 reels microfilm
Repository : Rare Books


Williams-Nichols archive

Collection : Williams-Nichols archive
Date/Extent : 1892-
Repository : Rare Books


Hattie Winston African American scripts and screenplays collection

Collection : Hattie Winston African American scripts and screenplays collection
Date/Extent : 1971- , ca. 300 items
Repository : Rare Books


World War poster collection

Collection : World War poster collection
Date/Extent : 1916-1945, ca. 1,200 posters
Repository : Rare Books


William Butler Yeats (1865-1939) letters

Collection : William Butler Yeats (1865-1939) letters
Date/Extent : 1912-1932, 6 items (see also Richard Morgan Kain Library and papers)
Repository : Rare Books


Yenawine American humor collection

Collection : Yenawine American humor collection
Date/Extent : ca. 1820-1980, ca. 10,000 items
Repository : Rare Books