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Special Collections - Oakland Campus: Manuscript Collections

This page introduces users to the University of Pittsburgh Special Collections at Oakland.

Examples of Some Of Our Manuscript Collections

The Literary and Historical Manuscripts Collections consists of the manuscript records of novelists, screenwriters, playwrights, poets, and other significant literary of historical figures.  These are just some of the collections included:

Archives of Scientific Philosophy

George Washington Manuscripts

Hervey Allen Papers

Lawrence Lee Papers

Mary Roberts Rinehart Papers

Ramon Gomez de la Serna Papers


Search and Browse

Search both digitized material as well as finding aids for all of the ULS archival and manuscript holdings. A separate search on finding aids will provide you with background information and an inventory of the records found within our archival and manuscript collections. See our Guide to Using the Archives for information on how to use our finding aids!

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Browse Our Finding Aids


From the Hervey Allen Collection