Collections: 
0-9 | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Cale Young Rice papers, 1927

Part of Cale Young Rice papers

46m50 Cale Young Rice papers, 1927-1939 46m50 Rice, Cale Young papers Finding aid prepared by Amanda Hanner University of Kentucky Special Collections Special Collections Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 (859) 257-8611 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU 2014 February 20 This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2015-01-23T09:41-0500 Description is in English. Describing Archives: A Content Standard Cale Young Rice papers 46m50 University of Kentucky Special Collections 0.45 Cubic feet 1 box 1927-1939 The Cale Young Rice papers, (dated 1927-1939; 0.45 cubic feet; 1 box) comprise letters, typescripts, galley proofs, handwritten notes, and drafts relating to Young's career as a Kentucky author. Rice, Cale Young, 1872-1943 Biographical note Writer, poet, and playwright Cale Young Rice was born on December 7, 1872 in Dixon, Kentucky, to Laban M. Rice (1838-1891) and Martha Lacy Rice (1839-1888). He received his Bachelor's degree from Cumberland University in Lebanon, Tennessee, in 1893 and his Master's from Harvard University in 1896. He married writer Alice Hegan (1870-1942) in 1902; they had no children. Rice and Hegan collaborated on many written works during their marriage. Rice committed suicide in January 1943 in Louisville, Ky. Scope and Contents note The Cale Young Rice papers, (dated 1927-1939; 0.45 cubic feet; 1 box) comprise letters, typescripts, galley proofs, handwritten notes, and drafts relating to Young's career as a Kentucky author. The bulk of the papers consist of a typescript, galley, and omitted chapters for Rice's 1939 autobiography, titled Bridging the Years. Additional works included are a draft Poetry's Genii: a theory and interpretation, a philosophical theory on poetry, and handwritten poems. The remainder of the papers consist of letters written by Rice to Page, concerning the affairs of the American Poetry Society and one to Frances Jewell McVey, former University of Kentucky Dean of Women and wife of UK President Frank LeRond McVey, enclosing drafts of Rice's work. Arrangement note Collection is arranged by format. Preferred Citation note 46m50: [identification of item], Cale Young Rice Papers, 1927-1939, University of Kentucky Special Collections. Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Conditions Governing Use note Property rights reside with the University of Kentucky. The University of Kentucky holds the copyright for materials created in the course of business by University of Kentucky employees. Copyright for all other materials has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. For information about permission to reproduce or publish, please contact Special Collections. American Poetry Society. McVey, Frances Jewell, 1889-1945 Rice, Cale Young, 1872-1943 Authors, American--Kentucky. Autobiography. Drafts. Poems Proofs (Printing) Letters to Page 1 1 1927-1933 Letter to Frances Jewell McVey 1 2 1939 May 12 Letter to Mr. Fithion 1 13 1937 December 20 Bridging the Years, copy typed by Mr. Rice 1 3-4 1939 March 22 Bridging the Years, stenographic copy 1 5-6 1939 May 11 Bridging the Years, omitted chapters 1 7 1939 Bridging the Years, galley proof 1 8 undated Poetry's Genii: a theory and interpretation 1 9 undated Chapter beginning Poetric inspiration.. 1 10 undated Poems 1 11 undated Notes 1 12 undated Cale Young Rice papers