Manuscript & Rare Book Collections

Finding Aids

Below is a list of many of our collections that are processed and have a completed finding aid.  A finding aid is a tool used to describe manuscript collections and generally includes a brief biography of the subject along with a detailed inventory of the collection. 

Jane Austen Collection

The James Wilson Bright Collection

Brownlee Sands Corrin Collection

H.L. and Sara Haardt Mencken Collection

John Franklin Goucher Collection

Nancy Patz Collection

C.I. Winslow Collection

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