A Guide to the Frank Lebby Stanton Collection Stanton, Frank Lebby. 8470-a

A Guide to the Frank Lebby Stanton Collection

A Collection in the
Clifton Waller Barrett Library of American Literature
Accession number 8460-a


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Repository
University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept. Alderman Library University of Virginia Charlottesville, Virginia 22903 USA
Collection Number
8470-a
Title
Frank Lebby Stanton Collection 1895-1904
Extent
16 items
Creator
Location
Language
English

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

See the University of Virginia Library’s use policy.

Preferred Citation

Frank Lebby Stanton Collection, Accession 8470-a, Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library

Acquisition Information

Purchase [ 1967 Oct 4] 1968 Jan 25

Funding Note

Funded in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities



Item Listing

Letters
  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    1895 Jan 5
    ALS, 1 p.

    [Encloses poem, " A Song of Gifts"; complains about theft of his poem, " How Shall I Love You, " which he published in Ladies Home Journaland which later appeared in Jenness Miller Magazineunder the signature of " Will C. Ferril. "]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    1896 Jul 7
    ALS, 2 p.

    [Congratulates him on honors bestowed in England; encloses poem, " The Love Lights of Home"; suggests alternate titles.]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    1896 Jul 23
    ALS, 3 p.

    [States poem, " Lights of Home, " rejected by Bok, was accepted by Mrs. Sangster for Harper's Bazaar; submits another piece; hopes Bok will occasionally like his work; affirms his friendship; mentions John Wesley, Chicago Times-Herald, and Ladies Home Journal. ]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    1896 Jul 28
    ALS, 1 p.

    [Sends a piece; hopes Bok will like it.]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto [ Edward W. Bok]
    n. d.
    ALS, 2 p.

    [Discusses article about John Wesley, especially his stay in Georgia; mentions Rev. W. J. Scott. ]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    1896 Oct 26
    ALS, 2 p.

    [Promises to send "When John Wesleypreached in Georgia" article, complete with pictures; thinks picture of Wesley Oaksmost important; includes marginal note by [Bok] reimbursing Stanton for expenses related to article illustrations.]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    1898 Feb 8
    TLS, 1 p.

    [Accepts suggestions; sends two revised copies.]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    1898 Mar 22
    TLS, 1 p.

    [Submits poems, " Only to Love You, " " His Refuge, " and " The Love-Sign of the Rose"; hopes " His Refuge" will interest, written in dialect of old black nurses.]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    1898 Oct 14
    TLS, 1 p.

    [Says he is willing to have one of his poems set to music but leaves the decision to Bok; says he is glad to entertain the Boks in Atlanta. ]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    1904 Feb 23
    ALS, 2 p.

    [Discusses writing lyrics for a tune suggested by Bok; says he may try to adapt one of five love songs.]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    1904 Apr 9
    ALS, 1 p.

    [Encloses included clipping, "Dishonesty as a Source of Mirth."]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    n. d.
    ALS, 1 p.

    [Expresses gratitude for complimentary letter; says he is busy with newspaper work; promises to save his best work for Bok in the future; encloses bits of verse.]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    n. d.
    ALS, 1 p.

    [Discusses article in progress; says he is pleased that Bok liked " Love's Kingdom. "]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    n. d.
    ALS, 1 p.

    [Submits poem, " The Comforter"; says he will forgive Bok if he returns a piece again.]

  • Frank Lebby Stantonto Edward W. Bok
    n. d.
    TLS, 1 p.

    [Submits poem, " In the Old Fields. "]

Photograph
  • Magazine Photograph of Frank Lebby Stanton, head and shoulders
    n. d.
    Photo

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Edward W. Bok
  • Frank Lebby Stanton
  • John Wesley
  • W. J. Scott
  • Wesley Oaks
  • Will C. Ferril