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SIR SHANE LESLIE PAPERS
FOLDER LISTING


Box: 39 Fold: 21 Ghosts - Notes
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph notes by Shane Leslie re ghosts and paranormal phenomena. Originally inserted into notebook covers in Folder 39:19.

Box: 39 Fold: 22 Ghosts - Notes
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph notes by Shane Leslie re ghosts and paranormal phenomena. Originally inserted into notebook covers in Folder 39:19.

Box: 40 Fold: 1 Ghosts - Notes / Scrapbook
c. 1950s

DESCRIPTION: Contains scrapbook with notes and clippings collected by Shane Leslie re ghosts and paranormal phenomena.

Box: 40 Fold: 2 Ghosts - Correspondence
1816-1963

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence originally inserted into scrapbook in Folder 40:1 written to Shane Leslie from various individuals re ghosts and paranormal phenomena.

Box: 40 Fold: 3 Ghosts - Tales
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains various typed and autograph manuscripts by Shane Leslie of ghost stories and accounts of paranormal phenomena.

Box: 40 Fold: 4 Ghosts - Notes
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains various looseleaf autograph notes by Shane Leslie on ghosts and paranormal phenomena.

Box: 40 Fold: 5 Ghosts - Notes
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph notes by Shane Leslie re ghosts and paranormal phenomena.

Box: 40 Fold: 6 "Ghosts I Have Known" (Printed)
The Tablet, December 23/30 1967

DESCRIPTION: Contains 3 printed copy of Shane Leslie's article, "Ghosts I Have Known." Printed in "The Tablet."

Box: 40 Fold: 7 "Shane Leslie's Ghost Book" - Reviews
March 1957

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed reviews (clippings) of Sir Shane's book, "Shane Leslie's Ghost Book" (Sheed & Ward, 1957).

Box: 40 Fold: 8 Ghosts - Tales (Printed)
c.1950s

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings of printed articles about ghosts and paranormal phenomena used by Shane Leslie for his book, "Shane Leslie's Ghost Book" (Sheed & Ward, 1957). Includes printed copy of excerpts from the book, printed by "The Tablet."

Box: 40 Fold: 9 Ghosts - Tales (Printed)
c.1960-1979

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous clippings of articles about ghosts and paranormal phenomena collected by Shane Leslie.

Box: 40 Fold: 10 Ghosts - Tales (Printed)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 printed booklets on spiritualism:

1. Lord Dowding, "God's Magic: An Aspect of Spiritualism."

2. Rev. H. Thurston, S.J., "Spiritualism."

Box: 41 Fold: 1 "The Idyll of the Goose"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscript by Shane Leslie entitled, "The Idyll of the Goose." (12 pages)

Box: 41 Fold: 2 "Illustrations in the Art of Writing Notes"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph manuscripts entitled, "Illustrations in the Art of Writing Notes with Foreword and Settings by Shane Leslie."

Box: 41 Fold: 3 Ireland - Transcribed Correspondence about
1916-1967

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed transcriptions by Iris Leslie of correspondence re Ireland. Letters are primarily from Shane Leslie to Iris Leslie, Marjorie Ide Leslie, Leonie Leslie and May Hawkes.

Box: 41 Fold: 4 Ireland - Notes
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous autograph notes by Shane Leslie re Ireland (politics).

Box: 41 Fold: 5 Irish Ballads - Correspondence about
1935-1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie re work on a book about Irish ballads. Letters are from Richard I. Best (ALS 1935), Robin Flower (ALS 1936), and Herbert Hughes (ALS 1935).

Box: 41 Fold: 6 Irish Ballads - Manuscripts/Notes
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph and typed notes, essays by Shane Leslie re Irish ballads. Includes index for a book on Irish ballads that he was planning.

Box: 41 Fold: 7 "Irish Notes"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of typescript entitled, "Irish Notes." Re Cardinal d'Alton's proposals for an Irish settlement and convention.

Box: 41 Fold: 8 Irish Politics - Correspondence (A-J)
1917-1935

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie re Ireland's struggle for Home Rule and related political issues. Letters include -

@ A.W. Barnes, TL 4/13/1918

@ Richard Campbell, TLS 8/15/1935

@ Charles Doherty, TLS 7/20/1917

@ Patrick Egan, ALS 9/25/1917; ALS 10/2/1917

@ Cyril Fay, TLS 4/19/1917; TLS 8/23/1918

@ S.W. Fay, ALS 9/16/1917?; TLS 10/2/1917

@ Lawrence Godkin, TLS 8/29/1917

@ J.D. Hackett, TLS 5/10/1916

@ R.J. Haberlin, secretary to Archbishop of Boston, TLS 2/1/1918

Box: 41 Fold: 9 Irish Politics - Correspondence (K-P)
1913-1919

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie re Ireland's struggle for Home Rule and related political issues. Letters include -

@ Martin Krogh, TLS 12/30/1918

@ Stephen McFarland and Robert J. Waddell, United Irish League of America, TL 7/5/1917.

@ C.C. Martindale, ALS 11/27/1913

@ Jasper McMahan (sp?), ALS 11/30/1919

@ Charles Murphy TL 7/17/1916

@ (Mr.) O'Donnell re Rev. Patrick O'Donnell, bishop of Raphoe. 4 TLS 1914

@ James D. Phelan, TLS 1/7/1918

Box: 41 Fold: 10 Irish Politics - Correspondence (S-W)
1917-1919

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie re Ireland's struggle for Home Rule and related political issues. Letters include -

@ Thomas J. Shahan, rector, Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C., TLS 1/17/1919.

@ James F. Sullivan, TLS 5/27/1918.

@ Richard H. Tierney, editor, America Magazine, New York, 2 TLS 1917, 1 TLS 1918.

@ Reginald Wall (?), ALS 3/2/1919.

@ Jasper J. Walsh, TLS 10/9/1918.

@ John J. Wynne, 3 TLS 1918



Box: 41 Fold: 11 Irish Politics - Correspondence (Unidentified)
1914-18

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie re Ireland's struggle for Home Rule and related political issues. Letters bear unidentifiable signatures.

Box: 41 Fold: 12 Irish Politics - Correspondence from Shane Leslie
1916-20

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from Shane Leslie to various individuals re Irish politics.

Box: 41 Fold: 13 Ireland - Memoranda and Notes by Shane Leslie
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed memoranda and autograph notes by Shane Leslie re Irish politics, especially relations with England, France, and U.S. in 1917-18.

Box: 41 Fold: 14 "The Irish Question in Anglo-American Relations"
London Times, July 4, 1918

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of typescript of an article by Shane Leslie printed in the London Times, entitled, "The Irish Question in Anglo-American Relations."

Box: 41 Fold: 15 Irish Wit
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph fragments entitled by Shane Leslie, "Irish Wit."

Box: 41 Fold: 16 "The Joneson Institution: A Drama" by Shane Leslie
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains bound autograph manuscript of a play by Shane Leslie.

Box: 41 Fold: 17 "The Joneson Institution: A Drama" by Shane Leslie
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript version of the play by Shane Leslie.

Box: 41 Fold: 18 "Mass in a Mosque"
c.1912

DESCRIPTION: Contain typescript w/ carbon copy of an essay/article by Shane Leslie, entitled, "Mass in a Mosque."

Box: 41 Fold: 19 "Memories of 1914"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscript fragment by Shane Leslie entitled, "Memories of 1914." (2 pages)

Box: 41 Fold: 20 "A Mysterious Fire"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscript and typescript copy of an article/essay by Shane Leslie, entitled, "A Mysterious Fire": "Between the two wars occurred a Fire (sic) which was never explained at a small country house called Heronshaw described as a fishing lodge in Hants near Andover..."

Box: 41 Fold: 21 "The Negro Question"
c.1958

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed manuscript by Shane Leslie entitled, "The Negro Question" re African-Americans in the American South.

Box: 41 Fold: 22 "The Oppidan" / Eton - Correspondence (transcriptions)
1922-64

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph transcriptions by Shane Leslie of correspondence about Eton College and his book about his student days there, "The Oppidan." Transcribed letters are from Sir Anselm Guise, Harry Streatfield, Alex Carr Saunders, John Gordon Dill.

Box: 41 Fold: 23 "Oresteian Trilogy at Cambridge"
The Times, March 4, 1921

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of essay submitted by Shane Leslie to The Times, entitled, "Oresteian Trilogy at Cambridge."

Box: 41 Fold: 24 Oxford / Cambridge - Lecture Notes
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains various autograph notes for lectures given by Shane Leslie on Oxford, Cambridge and other English universities.

Box: 41 Fold: 25 Oxford Movement / Manning / Purcell
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph notes by Shane Leslie re the Oxford Movement, John Henry Newman and Cardinal Manning.

Box: 41 Fold: 26 "Philosophers"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscript by Shane Leslie entitled, "Philosophers." (3 pages.)

Box: 41 Fold: 27 "The Purple Wax Gentian"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscript by Shane Leslie entitled, "The Purple Wax Gentian." (7 pages)

Box: 41 Fold: 28 "Rodentia Leporidiae"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscript by Shane Leslie (?) entitled, "Rodentia Leporidiae" re hares around Glaslough. Includes pencil illustrations in margins. (3 pages)

Box: 41 Fold: 29 Shakespeare and Catholicism
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph notes by Shane Leslie re aspects of Catholicism in the works of William Shakespeare.

Box: 42 Fold: 1 "Sights Seen in Dublin"
January 1941

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscript by Shane Leslie entitled, "Sights Seen in Dublin." (2 pages)

Box: 42 Fold: 2 "St. Patricktide"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains signed autograph manuscript by Shane Leslie entitled, "St. Patricktide." (3 pages)

Box: 42 Fold: 3 "Saint Rose of Lima"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript by Shane Leslie entitled, "Saint Rose of Lima." (4 pages).

Box: 42 Fold: 4 "Sargents in London"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains signed typed manuscript by Shane Leslie re a winter exhibition by Sargents of London. (6 pages)

Box: 42 Fold: 5 Suicide - Notes
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph notes by Shane Leslie and collected newsclippings on the subject of suicide.

Box: 42 Fold: 6 "Sussex Songs" - Correspondence A-J
1972-1974

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence sent to Iris C. Leslie re the posthumous publication of Shane Leslie's book of poetry, "Sussex Songs," (1973). Many from libraries thanking Lady Leslie for the donation of the book. Correspondents include: S.M. Bonaventure, O.S.F.; G.W. Copp, agent for libraries of Oxford and Cambridge universities; Shredileth (sp?) Cumming, Stanbrook Abbey Press, publisher of the book; Fabia Drake; David J. Hall; Edytha Harbord; Grizel Hartley; Aileen Holmes; David James.

Box: 42 Fold: 7 "Sussex Songs" - Correspondence K-W
1973-1977

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Iris C. Leslie re the publication of a book of poetry by Shane Leslie, "Sussex Songs." Includes acknowledgments from various libraries for donation of the book. Correspondents include: Glennie B. King, Morris Library, Carbondale, Illinois; Reginald A.H. Lechmere, Malvern Bookshop, Worcestershire; Anita Leslie (fragment); John Norman ("Jack") Leslie, K.C. Leslie (?); Lionel Leslie; Seymour Leslie; Hazel Littlefield; Philip J. McNiff, director, Public Library of the City of Boston; A.N.L. Munby; Tim Munby; William Plomer; Doreen ("Dolly") Sainsbury; Hope Sloane; D.A. South, Derbyshire county library; David E. Sparks, director of libraries, Notre Dame University, Indiana; R.E.R. Steele, University of London Library; W.A. Taylor, Birmingham Public Library; Jean Syed; Michael Thompson, Christie's; George Wansbrough; Donald Weeks.

Box: 42 Fold: 8 "Sussex Songs" - Correspondence (unidentified)
1973-1979

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Iris Leslie re the posthumous publication of "Sussex Songs" by Shane Leslie. Correspondents identified by first names only.

Box: 42 Fold: 9 "Sussex Songs" - Manuscripts
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscripts for the poems by Shane Leslie, later published posthumously by Iris Leslie, entitled, "Sussex Songs." Originally written into a notebook. Folder includes looseleaf page entitled, "Clara Frewen Jan 1936."

Box: 42 Fold: 10 "Sussex Songs" - Miscellaneous
1973

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous items re "Sussex Songs" - bookseller order slips; 2 autograph lists of individuals to whom complimentary copies were sent. "Sussex Songs" was privately printed in 1973 by Stanbrook Abbey Press, Worcester. Copyright Iris C. Leslie.

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