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Box 2

 Container

Contains 9 Collections and/or Records:

"Be Good, Be Good: A Poem," Privately Printed, December 19, 1931

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Dates: December 19, 1931
Scope and Contents Includes envelope from Merle Johnson to W. B. Shrimplin.

"'The Jumping Frog' and ‘The ₤1,000,000 Bank Note': Two Complete Stories by Mark Twain," Section of the Washington Herald, February 4, 1917

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Dates: February 4, 1917
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains notebooks, correspondence, and other works by William B. Shrimplin. A particular focus is on the development of Shrimplin's personal bookplate. Also included are correspondence and works both by and relating to Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain). Collected correspondence from Jack London, Carl Sandburg, Calvin Coolidge, and other figures is also present. In addition to documenting Clemens, the collection provides insight into the mid-twentieth century world of...

Letter concerning a "Clover Club" dinner engagement, January 2, 1891

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Dates: January 2, 1891
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains notebooks, correspondence, and other works by William B. Shrimplin. A particular focus is on the development of Shrimplin's personal bookplate. Also included are correspondence and works both by and relating to Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain). Collected correspondence from Jack London, Carl Sandburg, Calvin Coolidge, and other figures is also present. In addition to documenting Clemens, the collection provides insight into the mid-twentieth century world of...

Letter to Mr. Hall concerning European trip, May 8, 1894

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 4
Dates: May 8, 1894
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains notebooks, correspondence, and other works by William B. Shrimplin. A particular focus is on the development of Shrimplin's personal bookplate. Also included are correspondence and works both by and relating to Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain). Collected correspondence from Jack London, Carl Sandburg, Calvin Coolidge, and other figures is also present. In addition to documenting Clemens, the collection provides insight into the mid-twentieth century world of...

"Mark Twain Manuscript Discovered," in the Houston Chronicle, Wednesday, September 16, 1970

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Dates: Wednesday, September 16, 1970
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains notebooks, correspondence, and other works by William B. Shrimplin. A particular focus is on the development of Shrimplin's personal bookplate. Also included are correspondence and works both by and relating to Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain). Collected correspondence from Jack London, Carl Sandburg, Calvin Coolidge, and other figures is also present. In addition to documenting Clemens, the collection provides insight into the mid-twentieth century world of...

Mark Twain Number in The Mentor with many photos, loose leaves, etc., May 1924

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 6
Dates: May 1924
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains notebooks, correspondence, and other works by William B. Shrimplin. A particular focus is on the development of Shrimplin's personal bookplate. Also included are correspondence and works both by and relating to Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain). Collected correspondence from Jack London, Carl Sandburg, Calvin Coolidge, and other figures is also present. In addition to documenting Clemens, the collection provides insight into the mid-twentieth century world of...

The Twainian, Volume 1, Nos. 1-5, January-May 1939

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 7
Dates: January-May 1939
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains notebooks, correspondence, and other works by William B. Shrimplin. A particular focus is on the development of Shrimplin's personal bookplate. Also included are correspondence and works both by and relating to Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain). Collected correspondence from Jack London, Carl Sandburg, Calvin Coolidge, and other figures is also present. In addition to documenting Clemens, the collection provides insight into the mid-twentieth century world of...

Twainiana, clippings, 1930s-1940s (Mailed to W. B. Shrimplin), April 28, 1949

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 8
Dates: April 28, 1949
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains notebooks, correspondence, and other works by William B. Shrimplin. A particular focus is on the development of Shrimplin's personal bookplate. Also included are correspondence and works both by and relating to Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain). Collected correspondence from Jack London, Carl Sandburg, Calvin Coolidge, and other figures is also present. In addition to documenting Clemens, the collection provides insight into the mid-twentieth century world of...

Mark Twain's Patent Scrapbook, No. 1908

 Item — Box: 2, Item: 1
Dates: 1835-1910
Scope and Contents London: Slote, Woodman, and Co. Scrapbook filled with clippings regarding Clemens.