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NICHOLAS JOOST PAPERS
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Box: 3 Fold: 25 Wilson, John S.
Correspondence datespan: 2/17/73-4/6/74

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from friend (probably former student) John S. Wilson: 5 ALS, 1 ACS.

Box: 3 Fold: 26 John Wright, Bishop of Worcester
Correspondence datespan: 8/15/55-8/28/58

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from John Wright, Bishop of Worcester (later cardinal): 10 ALS, 1 ACS. Includes some TL carbons from NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 27 Wrigley, John
Correspondence datespan: 12/18/54-12/14/73

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from his cousin John Wrigley, concerning family genealogy. 6 ALS, 2 TLS, 2 ACS.

Box: 3 Fold: 28 Wurm, Ross
Correspondence datespan: 10/13/53-7/30/54

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from friend Ross Wurm: 4 TLS, 1 ALS, 1 ACS.

Box: 3 Fold: 29 Correspondence "A"
Correspondence datespan: c. 1/1//50-12/31/72

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 30 Correspondence "B"
Correspondence datespan: c. 1/1/48-12/31/76

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 31 Correspondence "C"
Correspondence datespan: c. 1/1/54-12/31/73

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ. Includes:

Cogswell, Fred (writer, 1917- ) - 2 ALS, 3/13/57 and 7/28/57.

Box: 3 Fold: 32 Correspondence "D"
Correspondence datespan: c. 1/1/48-12/31/73

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 33 Correspondence "E"
Correspondence datespan: 12/19/53-12/9/72

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 34 Correspondence "F"
Correspondence datespan: 12/22/48-3/2/55

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 35 Correspondence "G"
Correspondence datespan: 4/13/49-9/13/74

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.



Box: 3 Fold: 36 Correspondence "H-J"
Correspondence datespan: c. 1/1/48-12/31/72

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 37 Correspondence "K"
Correspondence datespan: 12/13/53-11/1/78

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 38 Correspondence "L"
Correspondence datespan: c. 1/1/48-12/31/75

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 39 Correspondence "M-N"
Correspondence datespan: c. 1/1/53-12/31/76

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 40 Correspondence "O"
Correspondence datespan: 11/3/53-1/27/69

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 41 Correspondence "P"
Correspondence datespan: c. 1/1/53-12/31/76

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ. Includes 2 ALS from NJ's sister, Margaret Joost Pipkorn.

Box: 3 Fold: 42 Correspondence "Q-R"
Correspondence datespan: 4/18/49-12/15/75

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 43 Correspondence "S"
Correspondence datespan: c. 1/1/58-12/31/80

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ. Includes newsclipping of a book review by NJ, "Dame Edith Sitwell Delights with Humor and Elegance" (see ALS from Nell B. Sonnemann, 4/24/58).

Box: 3 Fold: 44 Correspondence "T"
Correspondence datespan: c. 1/1/48-12/31/72

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 45 Correspondence "U-V"
Correspondence datespan: 1/1/54-12/31/73

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 3 Fold: 46 Correspondence "X-Z"
Correspondence datespan: 10/20/53-12/13/54

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ.

Box: 4 Fold: 1 Correspondence - Unidentified
Correspondence datespan: 1/1/50-12/31/77

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from miscellaneous individuals signing first names only.

Box: 4 Fold: 2 Academic Biographical Data for Nicholas Joost
Undated material

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of NJ's academic resumes. Includes proof sheets for biographical entries in "Contemporary Authors" and "The Directory of American Scholars."

Box: 4 Fold: 3 Academic Sabbatical - Mexico 1971
Correspondence datespan: 8/5/71-12/26/72

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from acquaintances in Mexico relating to NJ's trip in 1971.

Box: 4 Fold: 4 Academic Sabbatical - Netherlands 1963
Correspondence datespan: 9/6/63-9/4/63

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ concerning passage to the Netherlands for his sabbatical in 1963.

Box: 4 Fold: 5 Assumption College
Correspondence datespan: 4/9/59-7/10/78

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from Assumption College, Worcester, Mass., at which he was associate professor, 1954-58. Includes a copy of the alumni newsletter for Assumption College (Winter 1958) with an article on NJ, p. 20.

Box: 4 Fold: 6 Marymount School
Correspondence datespan: 1/16/66-2/19/66

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from Sister M. Johanna, RSHM, principal, Marymount School, re. admission of one of NJ's daughters.

Box: 4 Fold: 7 Saint Louis Priory School
Correspondence datespan: 4/5/65-3/29/66

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ regarding his son Nicholas' progress in school.

Box: 4 Fold: 8 Southern Illinois University - General Correspondence
Correspondence datespan: 6/10/59-4/2/80

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence to NJ from members of staff and faculty at Southern Illinois University re. miscellaneous university business. Arranged chonologically. Includes:

Havens, Daniel (1931- ) - ALS 2/8/74, TLS, 2/8/74, TLS 5/1/75, TLS 5/5/75.

Rendleman, John S. (president of SIU) - TLS, 1/23/73. TL memo, 5/9/75.

Richardson, John A. (1929- ) - TLS 12/6/67.

Vieth, David M. (1925- ) - TLS 12/30/72. Includes inscribed reprint of article by Vieth entitled, "Psychological Myth as Tragedy: Nathaniel Lee's Lucius Junius Brutus" (The Huntington Library Quarterly, November 1975).

Also includes newsclipping re. NJ's promotion to head of department of humanities at SIU, 5/9/60.

Box: 4 Fold: 9 Southern Illinois University: English 536/37 Ernest Hemingway
Correspondence datespan: c. 7/1/69-11/30/77

DESCRIPTION: Contains course outlines for NJ's SIU English course on Ernest Hemingway. Material dates from July 1969 through fall 1977. Includes student paper proposals.

Box: 4 Fold: 10 Southern Illinois University: English 537 Henry James
Correspondence datespan: 5/1/72-12/31/74

DESCRIPTION: Contains course outlines and student paper proposals for NJ's SIU course # 537 on Henry James.

Box: 4 Fold: 11 Southern Illinois University: American Poetry 420b
Undated material

DESCRIPTION: Contains course outlines for NJ's SIU course in American Poetry.

Box: 4 Fold: 12 SIU Student Thesis: "An Enemy of "The Bogus": Gilbert Seldes..."
Correspondence datespan: c.8/1/68-8/18/68

DESCRIPTION: Contains SIU student M.A. thesis by Florence Low, entitled: An Enemy of "The Bogus": Gilbert Seldes and "The Seven Lively Arts."

Box: 4 Fold: 13 SIU Student Thesis: "Art and The Trimmed Lamp"
Correspondence datespan: 9/6/66-2/22/67

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence received and sent by NJ re. his research assistance to a student, Bernard A. Landewe for an M.A. thesis on the periodical, "The Trimmed Lamp." Includes autograph notes and fragments of TMs. (See next folder, 4:14, for complete thesis typescript.)

Box: 4 Fold: 14 SIU Student Thesis: "Art and The Trimmed Lamp" MSS
Correspondence datespan: 8/1/70-8/31/70

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript of SIU M.A. thesis by Bernard A. Landewe, entitled, "Art and The Trimmed Lamp: A Survey of an Intellectual Rebellion."

Box: 4 Fold: 15 Unversity Correspondence (Miscellaneous) 1949-57
Correspondence datespan: 2/1/49-4/6/57

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from miscellaneous universities and academic institutions. Arranged chronologically.

Box: 4 Fold: 16 Unversity Correspondence (Miscellaneous) 1958-59
Correspondence datespan: 2/24/58-12/9/59

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from miscellaneous universities and academic institutions. Arranged chronologically.

Box: 4 Fold: 17 Unversity Correspondence (Miscellaneous) 1960-78
Correspondence datespan: 6/29/60-12/12/78

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from miscellaneous universities and academic institutions. Arranged chronologically.

Box: 4 Fold: 18 Chapelbrook Foundation
Correspondence datespan: 1/9/70-5/18/71

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from the Chapelbrook Foundation primarily concerning research funding for his article on "The Dial, Primitive Art, and the New Movement."

Box: 4 Fold: 19 Guggenheim Foundation
Correspondence datespan: 1/28/57-8/2/57

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from the Guggenheim Foundation concerning funding for his research and writing of a book on The Dial and the twenties, eventually to become "Scofield Thayer and The Dial" (Southern Illinois University Press, 1964).

Box: 4 Fold: 20 Kraushaar Galleries
Correspondence datespan: 9/15/69-8/4/70

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence sent and received by NJ from the Kraushaar Galleries. Includes 5 TLS from Antoinette Kraushaar. Primarily concerning the use of photographs of the drawings of Marianne Moore by artist Marguerite Zorach. Includes small photo of a drawing of Marianne Moore.

Box: 4 Fold: 21 Worcester Art Museum - 1956-1964
Correspondence datespan: 11/30/56-6/25/64

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence sent and received by NJ from the Worcester Art Museum. Primarily concerning an exhibition of art published in The Dial, November 13-30, 1965. Includes correspondence from Louisa Dresser, curator; and Francis Henry Taylor, director. Reference also made to the death of Herman Riccius, business manager for Scofield Thayer.

Box: 4 Fold: 22 Worcester Art Museum - 1965-1966
Correspondence datespan: 3/10/65-11/2/66

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence sent and received by NJ from the Worcester Art Museum. Primarily concerning the exhibition of art published in The Dial known as the Dial Collection, November 13-30, 1965.

Box: 4 Fold: 23 Worcester Art Museum - 1967-1969
Correspondence datespan: 2/1//67-11/13/69

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence sent and received by NJ from the Worcester Art Museum. Primarily concerning the exhibition of the Dial Collection, November 13-30, 1965. Includes correspondence from Louisa Dresser and Elizabeth Henry Chaussat.

Box: 4 Fold: 24 Worcester Art Museum - 1971-1972
Correspondence datespan: 3/5/71-9/6/72

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence sent and received by NJ from the Worcester Art Museum re. miscellaneous business, such as gifts in kind from NJ to the museum, and re. his book, "The Dial: Two Author Indexes" (Southern Illinois University Press, 1971).

Box: 4 Fold: 25 Galleries (Miscellaneous)
Correspondence datespan: 5/26/75-2/6/80

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from miscellaneous art dealers.

Box: 4 Fold: 26 Hospitalized Veterans Writing Project
Correspondence datespan: 11/27/53-4/1/63

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence and printed information.

Box: 4 Fold: 27 Saint Louis Westerners
Material datespan: 2/16/73-3/17/78

DESCRIPTION: Contains minutes and announcements of the Saint Louis Westerners. Includes a copy of the Saint Louis Westerners journal, "Westward" (vol. VII, no. 2, May 1978), for which NJ was editor. Includes an printed article by NJ, "Richard Smith Elliott in the Mexcan War: the Traveler as Antihero." [See Folder 6:31 for TMs of this article.]

Box: 4 Fold: 28 William Clark Society
Correspondence datespan: 1/27/73-10/17/75

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from the William Clark Society re. meeting times and locations.

Box: 4 Fold: 29 Wisconsin Union
Correspondence datespan: 2/10/54-1/21/57

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from the Wisconsin Union.

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