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House, Roy Temple, 1878-1963



  • Existence: 1878-05-26 - 1963-12-04

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Roy Temple House Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-296
Scope and Contents


Educator. Manuscripts (n.d.) of short stories by House, Emil Lucka (in German), Jose de la Cuadra, and others; and correspondence (1939-1951) concerning House's work with the University of Oklahoma and "Books Abroad" much of it from Ada P. McCormick, editor of "Letters of Relationships and Recognition.".

Dates: 1939-1951

University of Oklahoma Press Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-634
Scope and Contents


Correspondence (1928-1956) between Press directors, University of Oklahoma officials, and authors regarding books published by the press, its publishing procedures and standards, and its daily operations. Also included are readers' reports (1930-1956) of submitted manuscripts; rejected book manuscripts (1934-1956); accepted book manuscripts (n.d.); and minutes and proceedings (1944-1961) of various working committees of the University of Oklahoma and the American Association of University Presses. University of Oklahoma Press Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1928-1962

William Anthony Willibrand Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-671
Scope and Contents


Professor. Typescripts (1952) of Dr. Willibrand's address regarding the twenty-fifth anniversary of "Books Abroad" (now "World Literature Today"), and honoring its first editor, Roy Temple House; reprints of articles (1940-1955) by Willibrand; and copies of lectures (1946) entitled "Currents in American Thought" delivered for Willibrand by a German inmate at the Fort Reno, Oklahoma German prisoner-of-war camp at the close of World War II.

Dates: 1927-1955

World Literature Today Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-1897
Scope and Contents


Literary journal. Correspondence (1926-2003) between the journal's directors, and University of Oklahoma administrators and faculty, and with authors and prospective authors, regarding the journal's operation, publishing procedures and standards, and works published. Also included are files (1926-1951) regarding the exodus of authors and playwrights from Nazi Germany and Spain to the United States and Mexico.

Dates: 1926-2003

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Correspondence 3
Manuscripts 2
University press publications -- Oklahoma 2
Archives -- Oklahoma 1
Authors 1