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Series 4
Other writings, circa 1934-1979
Boxes 126-141; 206

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of papers relating to the non-book writings of Bell Irvin Wiley from ca. 1934-1979. The papers include correspondence; articles which appeared in journals and periodicals; introductions, prefaces, bibliographies, and epilogues which were published as parts of books; lectures and speeches; and reviews. The papers also consist of miscellaneous writings including short stories, essays, and papers; and the notes and research materials relating to the writings. The majority of the non-book writings, published while Wiley was professor of history at Emory University (Atlanta, Ga.), pertain to matters relating to the Civil War, Confederate exiles in Brazil, and Confederate Congressmen.

Box Folder Content
126 Typed notes
127 Book reviews, 1940-1976
128 Notes, articles, television programs, interviews
129 Notes and articles (includes copies of and notes from original sources – similar to materials in General Research files
130 Speeches, 1940-1964
131 Bibliographies, introductions
132 Bibliographies, introductions
133 Articles, introductions, speeches, speech notes
134 Microfilmed source material
135 Microfilmed source material
136 Confederate Congressmen: Anderson-Johnson
137 Confederate Congressmen: Johnson-Young and other files
138 Confederate Congressmen: Research materials
139 Confederate exiles in Brazil
140 Blackford manuscript project, articles in Civil War Times Illustrated and others (includes ideas for books and articles and articles re soldiers newspapers)
141 Journals, magazines, etc. contains published Wiley writings
206 Research notes for Negro Soldiers in Union; Confederate Legislators, Personal teaching and General history