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Collection Listings



Collection Descriptions & Catalogs

The Marion E. Wade Center contains collections of materials related to each of the seven authors in a variety of formats. Updates are added frequently. Note that some materials require advanced notice for retrieval.

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Overview of Collections

Collections Overview

A brief summary listing of the types of materials housed at the Wade Center.



Archives are collections of various materials grouped by topic or common origin. The Wade Center archives contain materials by, about, and related to the seven authors.



The manuscript holdings include handwritten or typed drafts of pre-published works by the seven authors.

Author Libraries

Author Libraries

Listings of books that were in the possession of the seven authors, now in the Wade Center's holdings.

Sound and Video Recordings

A-V Recordings

Collection listings of the sound & video recordings available for use in the Reading Room.



Collections of correspondence by, to, or about the seven authors, and their families and friends.

Additional Resources

Any questions regarding the Wade Center holdings may be emailed to the attention of the archival staff at: