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A Guide to the Georgiana Lieder Lahr Papers

Finding aid prepared by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
March 2005


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Lahr, Georgiana Lieder
Title: Georgiana Lieder Lahr Papers
Dates: 1964-1991
Abstract: Typescripts and manuscripts of books and poems by Georgiana Lieder Lahr.
Extent: 3.5 Linear feet. 8 Boxes.
Identification: MS Group 67
Language(s): English

Biographical/Historical Note

Poet and author.


Scope and Content

Typescripts and manuscripts of books and poems, including several "Songs..." works, written between 1964 and 1991.


Access or Use Restrictions

Access

The collection is open for research.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Georgiana Lieder Lahr Papers, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.


Contents List

Box
1 "Songs of Wider View", draft typescript, 171 pp.
1 "Songs of Wider View", draft typescript; copyright 1991.
1 "Songs of Wider View", manuscripts, 1989
1 "Songs of Joy", draft typescript, sections marked 'checked', [n.d.].
1 "Songs of Joy", draft typescript, 224 pp, [n.d.].
1 "Songs of Joy", manuscript materials (loose leaf and notebook), 1988-90.
2 "A Medley of Songs", typescript w/ corrections, [n.d.].
2 "A Medley of Songs", manuscripts, 1978-83.
2 "Songs of Majesty", manuscript, 1991-92.
2 "Songs of Majesty", manuscript (notebooks), 1991-93.
2 "Songs of Majesty", typescript, 1993.
2 "Jolly Holiday Plays", manuscripts (notebook and loose pages); [1978].
3 "Singing Glory", manuscripts, 1972-73.
3 "Singing Glory", manuscripts, 1972-73.
3 "Singing Glory", typescript, [n.d.].
3 "Rainbow of Song", typescript, [n.d.].
3 "Rainbow of Song", manuscript (notebooks) and typescript materials, 1973-76.
3 "The Cat Who Lived in a Windmill", typescript (original and carbon copy), 4 pp., 1964.
3 "Merry Holiday Plays", typescripts (2) for book, w/ foreword and corrections; 1978.
3 "Jolly Holiday Plays", typescript; 1982.
4 "A Symphony of Songs", manuscripts, 1982-84, draft 1.
4 "A Symphony of Songs", manuscripts, 1983-84, draft 2.
4 "A Symphony of Songs", manuscripts, 1985, draft 3 (part 1-4: "Poems About the Sea", "Poems About Nature", "Poems About God", "Poems About Life and Death and Dreams").
4 "Songs of Praise", manuscripts (notebook and loose pages), 1987-88.
4 "Songs of Praise", typescripts, carbon copy, [n.d.].
4 Miscellaneous works, manuscripts (notebook),[1979].
5 "Songs of Triumph", manuscript, 1987.
5 "Songs of Triumph", manuscript (notebook), 1987.
5 "Songs of Triumph", typescript, [n.d.].
5 "Songs of Triumph", typescript, [n.d.].
5 Miscellaneous works, manuscripts (notebook); 1980-85.
5 Miscellaneous works, manuscripts; 1989.
5 Miscellaneous works, manuscripts; 1991.
6 "Friendly Fairy Tales", mss., notebook, [n.d.]. Annotated 'published in 1970 by Vantage Press, Inc., N.Y.C.
6 "Friendly Fairy Tales", Ts., [n.d.]. Annotated 'published in 1970 by Vantage Press, Inc., N.Y.C.
6 "Happy Holiday Plays", Ts., [n.d.]. Annotated 'published in 1971 by Vantage Press, Inc., N.Y.C.
6 "The Heart Sings", Ts., [n.d.]. Annotated 'published in 1971 by Vantage Press, Inc., N.Y.C.
6 "The Heart Sings",Ts. and correspondence, [n.d.].
6 "Impie: A Story of a Dog and Five Cats", pt. 1, mss., notebook, [n.d.]. Annotated 'published in 1969 by Vantage Press, Inc., N.Y.C.
6 "Impie: A Story of a Dog and Five Cats", pt. 2, mss., notebook, [n.d.]. Annotated 'published in 1969 by Vantage Press, Inc., N.Y.C.
6 "Impie: The True Story of a mischievious Spaniel Puppy Dog and Five Cats", pt. 1, mss., notebook, [n.d.]. Annotated 'published in 1969 by Vantage Press, Inc., N.Y.C.
7 "Wings of Song", Ts., edited copy, [n.d.]. Annotated 'published in 1973 by Vantage Press, Inc., N.Y.C.
7 "Wings of Song", mss. (dated 1972) and Ts. materials.
7 "Songs of Light", mss., notebook, dated 1975-77.
7 "Songs of Light", Ts. (carbon), [n.d.].
7 "Songs of Light", mss., dated 1975-77.
7 "Passion for the Sea", Ts. (carbon), [n.d.].
8 "Songs of Praise," typed ms. with a. revisions and notes for printer. Jan. 7, 1988. 224 l.
8 "Songs of Many Colors," typed ms., with a. revisions and notes. Presentation inscription to the UF Libraries, August 26, 1980.
8 A Collection of Poems That Were Published in "Songs of Many Colors," by Georgiana Lieder Lahr, August 4, 1980, a.ms. in notebook. With numerous loose sheets of autograph ms. poems.

Selected Subjects and Access Terms

Poets, American : -- 20th century.



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