The William Keeney Bixby Papers
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II. Washington University Papers. [series]:
 
II.1 Correspondence. [subseries]:   
Scope: The letters concern gifts which Bixby made over the years to Washington University. Items often include lists of books and manuscripts. Correspondents include Bixby, Frederic A. Hall, Winthrop H. Chenery, and James A. McMillen. One letter apparently from McMillen to Edward Caldwell of McGraw-Hill Publishing Company includes a list of Eugene Field materials presented by Bixby to Washington U.


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Correspondence. 1913: May 22-1923: Dec. 20 (21 items, 41 pp.)
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Correspondence. 1924: Feb. 6-[n.d.]. (24 items, 82 pp.)
 
II.2 Book and manuscript lists. [subseries]:
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Washington University Libraries, St. Louis. [ca.1925]. Lists of books and manuscripts presented to Wash. U. Libraries by William K. Bixby. Ts. and ts.[carbon] copies of 12 lists. (12 items, 41 pp.)
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Washington University Libraries, St. Louis. [n.d.]. Wash. U. duplicates for exchange. Ts. copy with prices annotated in pencil. (1 item, 8 pp.)
 
II.3 Miscellany. [subseries]:
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Newsreleases as follows:
 
1927: June 3. Chenery, Winthrop H. Announcing a gift of books from William K. Bixby. Signed.
 
[n.d.]. No author. Announcing gifts of books from William K. Bixby and C.F. Sparks. (Ts. copy.)
Note: 2 items, 4 pp.
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Copyright assignments made by The Bibliophile Society, Boston, to William K. Bixby and in turn to Wash. U. Items include Thoreau, Henry David, First and last journeys[essay], vols. I & II, and unpublished poems by Wm. Cullen Bryant and H.D. Thoreau. (5 items, 8 pp. & card.)
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Washington U., St. Louis. Alumni Bulletin, Washington University. Containing an article about a gift from William K. Bixby. 1932: Feb. (1 item, 8 pp.)
Note: 66 items