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Thyra Samter Winslow Miscellaneous Material

Identifier: MS W73

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Scope and Content Note

76 items. Letters, clippings, and academic transcript pertaining to writer Thyra Samter Winslow, Arkansas-born novelist, short story writer, and scenarist. Materials were collected by Richard Clarence Winegard in preparation of his doctoral dissertation, "Thyra Samter Winslow: A Critical Assessment" (University of Arkansas, 1971).

Most of the letters in Series 1, Correspondence, represent correspondence between Winegard and the several former associates of Mrs. Winslow from whom he sought information about her; Series 2 and 3 are comprised entirely of photoduplicates of printed material.


  • 1900-1970


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

Thyra Samter Winslow (1893-1961) was an Arkansas-born novelist, short story writer and scenarist. Her books of short stories include Picture Frames (Knopf, 1923), Show Business (Knopf, 1926), and People Around the Corner (Knopf, 1927).


0.03 Linear Feet (3 folders)

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged in three series:

  1. Series 1. Correspondence
  2. Series 2. Short stories and articles
  3. Series 3. Miscellaneous material

Acquisition Information

The Thyra Samter Winslow Miscellaneous Material was collected by Richard Clarence Winegard in research for, and in support of, his unpublished Ph. D. dissertation, "Thyra Samter Winslow; A Critical Assement" (Univ. of Arkansas, 1971), q.v., and was donated to the Special Collections Department by Mr. Winegard, of Fayette, MO, on February, 1971.

Related Materials

See also the following collections:

MC 2331Thyra Samter Winslow Materials

Processing Information

Processed by M. Layton; completed in March 1971.

Thyra Samter Winslow Miscellaneous Material
M. Layton
March 1971
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Department Repository

University of Arkansas Libraries
365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville AR 72701 United States