Archer Taylor papers

Archer Taylor papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Taylor, Archer, Mrs.
Title: Archer Taylor papers
Dates: 1900-2000
Quantity: 103.0 Linear feet (103 boxes)
Coll. Number: ms2015.TEMP

Biographical/Historical Note

Archer Taylor was a folklosrist originally from California, and a professor at Stanford.


Scope and Content Note

This unprocessed collection contains the papers of Archer Taylor, a scholar of proverbs and jokes. The collection includes Taylor's copy of his Bibliography of Riddles which he has heavily annotated and pasted items into, possibly for revision.


Arrangement

This collection is unarranged but a container listing is provided to facilitate access.


Index Terms

Folklore.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Archer Taylor papers, MS 2015. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Box
1Correspondence, 1921-1939
 
Box
2Correspondence, 1940-1959
 
Box
3Correspondence, 1960-1965
 
Box
4Correspondence, 1966-1969
 
Box
5Correspondence, 1970-1974
 
Box
6Offprints A-D
 
Box
7Offprints C-K
 
Box
8Offprints L-R
 
Box
9Offprints S-W
 
Box
10Published
 
Box
11MS California Proverbs
 
Box
12Book Reviews
 
Box
13History of Bibliographies
 
Box
14Misc MS by AT
 
Box
15MS by AT?
 
Box
16Riddles MS
 
Box
17Riddles
 
Box
18Riddles
 
Box
19Riddles
 
Box
20Riddles etc
 
Box
21Riddles
 
Box
22Riddles
 
Box
23Riddles
 
Box
24Riddles
 
Box
25Riddles
 
Box
26Unsorted Proverbs
 
Box
27MS by Others
 
Box
28MS by Others
 
Box
2918th Century Proverbs A-E
 
Box
3018th Century Proverbs F-M
 
Box
3118th Century Proverbs N-Z
 
Box
32California Proverb Project I
 
Box
33California Proverb Project II
 
Box
34California Phrases A-B
 
Box
35California Phrases C-F
 
Box
36California Phrases F-H
 
Box
37California Phrases H-M
 
Box
38California Phrases N-R
 
Box
39California Phrases S
 
Box
40California Phrases S-Z
 
Box
41American Proverbs Bibliography A-J
 
Box
42American Proverbs Bibliography K-Y
 
Box
43Additions to Taylor and Whiting American Proverbs
 
Box
44Kentucky Proverbs G-S
 
Box
45Kentucky Proverbs S-XYZ
 
Box
46Current Proverbs A-D
 
Box
47Current Proverbs E-N
 
Box
48Current Proverbs O-Z
 
Box
49Additions to Current Proverbs II
 
Box
50Additions to Current Proverbs III
 
Box
51Additions to Current Proverbs IV
 
Box
52Victorian Proverbs A-C
 
Box
53Victorian Proverbs D-H
 
Box
54Victorian Proverbs H-L
 
Box
55Folklore Bibliography
 
Box
56Victorian Proverbs M-Si
 
Box
57Victorian Proverbs Sk-Z
 
Box
58Riddle Index
 
Box
59Miscellaneous Bibliography I
 
Box
60Miscellaneous Bibliography II
 
Box
61Riddle Index
 
Box
62Riddle Index
 
Box
63Additions to Current Proverbs (Mostly Riddles)
 
Box
64European Proverbs
 
Box
65Notes on Eurpean Riddles
 
Box
66Misc. Proverbs
 
Box
67Basque Folktales
 
Box
68Medical Anecdotes
 
Box
69Kentucky Proverbs
 
Box
70Kentucky Proverbs II
 
Box
71Misc. Bibliography
 
Box
72Kentucky Proverbs III
 
Box
73Microfilm
 
Box
74Microfilm
 
Box
75Bibliography of Riddles
 
Box
76AT's library. Xeroxed copies of the title pages donated to UGA Libraries
 
Box
77Book Titles II - AT003700-AT006399
 
Box
78Conference/Congress 2
 
Box
79Conference Material
 
Box
80History of Bibliographies/Photostat of books
 
Box
81Misc articles, Misc Items Including Photographs
 
Box
82On AT's Library
 
Box
83AT Misc
 
Box
84Misc Books
 
Box
85Books, etc.
 
Box
86Books
 
Box
87Sequential files AT000100-AT001600
 
Box
88Sequential files AT001700-AT003000
 
Box
89Sequential files AT003100-AT004500
 
Box
90Sequential files AT004600-AT006100
 
Box
91Sequential files AT006200-AT007700
 
Box
92Sequential files AT007800-AT010000
 
Box
93Reprint Cards
 
Box
94Reprint Cards
 
Box
95Taylor Library Index
 
Box
96Taylor Library Index
 
Box
97Book Titles III AT006400-AT011052
 
Box
98Periodicals, Book Catalogs
 
Box
99Misc. Items
 
Box
100Indiana University Studies, Possible Box Listing
 
Box
101Publications - Misc
 
Box
102Manuscripts (?)
 
Box
103Research Material