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Guide to the James Turney Allen Correspondence and Papers
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Key to Arrangement

Box 1

Letters written by Allen, 1938-1947, holograph and typescript, concerned with obtaining grant assistance and publishing his Concordance. (1 folder)


Letters written to Allen, mainly from colleagues, relating to information or suggestions for the proposed Concordance. Arranged alphabetically by name of person or organization. A list of correspondents follows the Key.


Articles by Allen


[Aegeus - fragments]


[Aeolus - fragments]


Cassandra's Last Speech


Untitled mss. and fragments


Lesson plans for Greek 54-55 (1929)


Notes on the Agamemnon of Aeschylus, as dictated by Professor Isaac Flagg, Jan.-May, 1896, in Berkeley.

Ctn. 1

Holograph manuscript of the Concordance. Stored in Richmond.

List of Correspondents


Allen, Lois (Mrs. James Turney Allen)


Letter, Mar. 26, 1949, to Gabriel Italie re publication of the Concordance.


American Council of Learned Societies


Letter, Feb. 4, 1939, by Donald Goodchild.


Bailey, Cyril, 1871-


Letter, Mar. 26, 1932


Calhoun, George Miller, 1886-


Letter, Jan. 12, 1939, to Miss Lilly R. Taylor, re possibility of a grant for Allen from the American Council of Learned Societies.


California. University. President


letters, 1935-1945, by Monroe E. Deutsch, Robert G. Sproul and F. C. Stevens, re research grant funds for work on the Concordance.


Cherniss, Harold Fredrik, 1904-


Letter, Jan. 25, 1939


De Graaff, Martin E.


3 letters, 1945-1946, re Gabriel Italie and his family.


Deutsch, Monroe Emanuel, 1879-1955


Frankel, Hermann Ferdinand, 1888-


Letter, Nov. 25, 1943


Hendrickson, George Lincoln, 1865-


Letter, Feb. 4, 1939, to Prof. Linforth.


Italie, Gabriel, 1895-


28 letters, 1939-1949. Some written to Mrs. Allen after her husband's death. Mainly re their collaboration on the Concordance.


Italie, S. Rose (Hausdorff) (Mrs. Gabriel Italie)


5 letters, 1946-1949. Some to Mrs. Allen.


Mason, Peter Geoffrey, 1914-


Letter, Jan. 26, 1947


Meurig-Davies, Evan Llewellyn Beresford


Letter, Apr. 27, 1948


Oldfather, William Abbott, 1880-


Letter and telegram, 1938-1939. Letter is transcript addressed to Gabriel Italie. Telegram addressed to Prof. G. L. Hendrickson.


Pease, Arthur Stanley, 1881-1964


Letter, Jan. 24, 1939, to Prof. Hendrickson re Allen's Concordance.


Robinson, Rodney Potter, 1890-


Letter, Nov. 17, 1943


Snell, Bruno, 1896-


Letter, Mar. 19, 1951, to Mrs. Allen re Allen's work on the Euripides fragments.


Sproul, Robert Gordon, 1891-1975


Stanford, William Bedell, 1910-


Letter, Nov. 10, 1946, re a purported Euripides fragment discovered in the University of Dublin Library.


Taylor, Lily Ross, 1886-


Letter, Jan. 22, 1939, to Professor Hendrickson endorsing Allen's work on Euripides.