xt7rv11vf91s https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7rv11vf91s/data/mets.xml https://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7rv11vf91s/data/kukm1m70m12.xml Litsey, Edwin Carlile, 1874-1970. 18981970 3.4 cubic ft. collections  English University of Kentucky This digital resource may be freely searched and displayed.  Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically.  Physical rights are retained by the owning repository.  Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws.  For information about permissions to reproduce or publish, contact the Special Collections Research Center. Edwin Carlile Litsey papers, 1898-1970 Edwin Carlile Litsey papers, 1898-1970 text Edwin Carlile Litsey papers, 1898-1970 1898 2002 true xt7rv11vf91s collection false kukm1m70m12 Guide to the Edwin Carlile Litsey papers,  1898-1970 Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig Special Collections Manuscripts University of Kentucky Margaret I. King Library Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0039 USA Phone: (859) 257-8611 Fax: (859) 257-6311 Email: sclref@lsv.uky.edu URL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3  Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky Libraries. All Rights Reserved. Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC Database Date of source:  n.d. Description is in  English. Guide to the Edwin Carlile Litsey papers,  1898-1970 Collection number: 1M70M12 Contact Information Special Collections Manuscripts University of Kentucky Margaret I. King Library Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0039 Phone: (859) 257-8611 Fax: (859) 257-6311 Email:  sclref@lsv.uky.edu URL:  http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3 Processed by: Archives Staff Encoded by: Eric Weig  Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky. All Rights Reserved. Edwin Carlile Litsey papers,  1898-1970 1M70M12 Litsey, Edwin Carlile, 1874-1970.  3.4 cubic ft. None online. Must visit contributing institution. The materials are in  English. University of Kentucky Special Collections Lexington, Kentucky 40506 Nye, Sarah Litsey. Gift, 1970. Collection is open for research. Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. [Identification of item], Edwin Carlile Litsey papers, 1898-1970, 1M70M12, Special Collections, University of Kentucky. Author, Poet. Edwin Carlile Litsey worked for more than seventy years as a banker with the Marion National Bank of Lebanon, Kentucky.  As an avocation he wrote poetry, short stories and novels.  A prolific writer, Litsey was chosen by the state legislature as Poet Laureate of Central Kentucky in 1954.  Author Jesse Stuart was selected Poet Laureate of Eastern Kentucky that same year. This collection consists of typescripts for 174 short stories, 218 poems and nine novels by author Edwin Carlile Litsey. Among the holdings are typescripts for the novels GRIST (1927) and STONES FOR BREAD, considered two of Litsey's best works. No discernible arrangement. Litsey, Edwin Carlile 1874-1970. Poets laureate. Poets. Authors. Kentucky author Clippings. Poems. Manuscripts (for publication)