Finding aid for the Clyde W. Park papers, 1907-1964


Title:
Clyde W. Park papers, 1907-1964
Repository:
University of Cincinnati, Archives and Rare Books Library
Phone: 513-556-1959
http://www.libraries.uc.edu/arb.html
Creator:
Park, Clyde W. (Clyde William), 1880-1974
Dates:
1907-1964
Quantity:
1 linear feet (1 Paige Box)
Abstract:
This collection consists of the personal papers of Clyde W. Park including papers, correspondence, and writings.
Identification:
UA-86-15
Location:
Archives and Rare Books Library
Language:
The records are in English

Biography of Cldye W. Park

Clyde W. Park was a professor of English in the College of Commerce and Engineering at the University of Cincinnati. He was born in New Lexington, Ohio in 1880 and completed his Bachelor's degree at Ohio State University in 1907. He pursued graduate work at both Ohio State and Harvard University. He began working at the University of Cincinnati as an instructor in English in 1907. He soon advanced to the rank of professor and taught at the university for the next 38 years. While at UC, Park was the faculty advisor for the Cooperative Engineer, a quarterly publication of the College of Engineering's students and alumni. Park wrote a biography of former UC president, Herman Schneider, a text book entitled, English for Engineers, and hundreds of articles for magazines and newspapers. Park also served as editor of the Lincoln Library encyclopedia and wrote a number of historical books, including The Boy Grant and Morgan and his Raiders.

In 1908, Park married Mabel Reslor and together they had two children. Park died in 1974

Scope and Content

This collection consists of the personal papers of Clyde W. Park including papers, correspondence, and writings.

Statement of Arrangement

Collection is arranged into folders by topic.

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection.

Subjects:

Authors, American
Poetry
Short stories

Organizations/Corporations:

University of Cincinnati - Faculty

Preferred Citation

The preferred citation for this collection is: Cite specific item as appropriate, Clyde W. Park papers, 1907-1964, UA-86-15, Archives and Rare Books Library, The University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Detailed Description of The Collection


Box 1
Papers, 1899-1964



Box 1 / Folder 1
Correspondence, 1918-1964




Box 1 / Folder 2
Radio Talks, 1923-1929




Box 1 / Folder 3
Radio Play: In Conference, undated




Box 1 / Folder 4
Radio Play: Mightier than the Sword, undated




Box 1 / Folder 5
Radio Play: Raid on the Faculty, undated




Box 1 / Folder 6
Poems, 1916-1954




Box 1 / Folder 7
"A Little Book of Quatrains." Assembled by Clyde W. Park, 1957




Box 1 / Folder 8
Magazine and Newspaper articles about Clyde W. Park, 1899-1959




Box 1 / Folder 9
Publishing Agreement with Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1943




Box 1 / Folder 10
Translations of Cincinnati German newspapers for the Bureau of Public Information, 1917-1919




Box 1 / Folder 11
Short story: Untitled, undated




Box 1 / Folder 12
Short stories: "Flashbacks," "Prohibition Soberly Considered," "An Extraction Tax," "Holiday in Eternity," "Operation 'Land Strait'", undated




Box 1 / Folder 13
Short stories: "The Miracle of the Rhine," "Grandfather knew Best," "Automobiles in Conversation," "Telerades,", undated




Box 1 / Folder 14
Short Story: "Preview" Original and revised copies, undated




Box 1 / Folder 15
Short Stories: "The Ahkond of Swat Rediscovered," "Overtones, Incorporated," "J.M.'s Brainstorm," "The Tired business Man Relaxes," "A Roadside Convention", undated




Box 1 / Folder 16
Short story: "The Brain Market." Original and revised copies, undated




Box 1 / Folder 17
Short story: "Prophecy of a 'Mad Professor.'" Original and revised copies, undated




Box 1 / Folder 18
Short stories: "Albert at Runnymede," "Journey Toward Winter Sunshine," "The Schoolmaster's Changing Monopoly," "Merritt and the Irate Clergyman", undated




Box 1 / Folder 19
Articles: "A Study in Teaching the Mother-Tongue," "Paraphrasing and Allied Activities," "Some Notes on the Writing of Compound Technical Terms," "On Your Dial," "Cooperative Courses in English for Engineering Students," "Thoughts on Educational Priorities," "A Glances Toward Culture," "Some Unfilmed Movies of Our Forefathers," "The Genesis of the Co-operative Idea", 1915-1943




Box 1 / Folder 20
Articles: "The Fellow American," "Great Society or 'Great Anything,'" "A Lenten Meditation," "While Memory Holds a Seat," "Exit Uncle Sap", undated




Box 1 / Folder 21
Articles: "An Atheist Utopia," "Rustic Interlude," "Plagiarism," "Proven or Suspected," "A Department of Peace," "The Tyler Davidson Fountain", undated




Box 1 / Folder 22
Articles: "Logistics in Agriculture" "G.B.S. Revisited," "Hands Across the Sea," "George Washington Speaking", undated




Box 1 / Folder 23
Articles: "The Larger Meaning of the Sesquicentennial," "Text Books Come to Life," "Welcome to Senator Taft," "The Repeal of Leisure," "Report of the Committee on Resolutions", undated




Box 1 / Folder 24
Articles: "A 'Red Book' for American Writers," "As One Celebrity to Another", undated




Box 1 / Folder 25
Article: "The Man Called 'Ex' Original and reprint from the Bulletin of the American Association of University Professors, vol. 44, no. 3, Autumn 1958




Box 1 / Folder 26
Articles: "Choosing a Country Place," "A Timid Prophet of Vers Libre," "The Record of Mr. Villard and the Nation," "Clermont Interlude", circa 1950s




Box 1 / Folder 27
Articles: "Education - A Continuing Process," "It's Official," "Living Memories," "Students that I Remember," "A Class Miscellany", undated




Box 1 / Folder 28
Articles: "Edmund Burke Revisited," "Grammar for Future Reference," "Lafayette in Perspective," "A Few Remarks in Absentia," "My Last Buick" (No. 10), undated




Box 1 / Folder 29
Articles: "On Meeting Herbert Hoover," "Singing Commercial -- the Next Phase?," "Dumurrage and the Four-Hour Men," "Ciciero Revisited", undated




Box 1 / Folder 30
Articles: "Storm Over the Campus," "Nations without Humour,""What Balzac knew about Women," "Balzac Revisited," "Dies Irae for Moderns", undated




Box 1 / Folder 31
Article: "Guns Epitomize a State's History" Original and revised copies, undated




Box 1 / Folder 32
Article: "Author: Author: A Report on Some Literary Name Hotels." Original and revised copies, undated




Box 1 / Folder 33
Golden Circle Certificate from Ohio State University, 1957





Box 1 / Folder 1
Correspondence, 1918-1964




Box 1 / Folder 2
Radio Talks, 1923-1929




Box 1 / Folder 3
Radio Play: In Conference, undated




Box 1 / Folder 4
Radio Play: Mightier than the Sword, undated




Box 1 / Folder 5
Radio Play: Raid on the Faculty, undated




Box 1 / Folder 6
Poems, 1916-1954




Box 1 / Folder 7
"A Little Book of Quatrains." Assembled by Clyde W. Park, 1957




Box 1 / Folder 8
Magazine and Newspaper articles about Clyde W. Park, 1899-1959




Box 1 / Folder 9
Publishing Agreement with Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1943




Box 1 / Folder 10
Translations of Cincinnati German newspapers for the Bureau of Public Information, 1917-1919




Box 1 / Folder 11
Short story: Untitled, undated




Box 1 / Folder 12
Short stories: "Flashbacks," "Prohibition Soberly Considered," "An Extraction Tax," "Holiday in Eternity," "Operation 'Land Strait'", undated




Box 1 / Folder 13
Short stories: "The Miracle of the Rhine," "Grandfather knew Best," "Automobiles in Conversation," "Telerades,", undated




Box 1 / Folder 14
Short Story: "Preview" Original and revised copies, undated




Box 1 / Folder 15
Short Stories: "The Ahkond of Swat Rediscovered," "Overtones, Incorporated," "J.M.'s Brainstorm," "The Tired business Man Relaxes," "A Roadside Convention", undated




Box 1 / Folder 16
Short story: "The Brain Market." Original and revised copies, undated




Box 1 / Folder 17
Short story: "Prophecy of a 'Mad Professor.'" Original and revised copies, undated




Box 1 / Folder 18
Short stories: "Albert at Runnymede," "Journey Toward Winter Sunshine," "The Schoolmaster's Changing Monopoly," "Merritt and the Irate Clergyman", undated




Box 1 / Folder 19
Articles: "A Study in Teaching the Mother-Tongue," "Paraphrasing and Allied Activities," "Some Notes on the Writing of Compound Technical Terms," "On Your Dial," "Cooperative Courses in English for Engineering Students," "Thoughts on Educational Priorities," "A Glances Toward Culture," "Some Unfilmed Movies of Our Forefathers," "The Genesis of the Co-operative Idea", 1915-1943




Box 1 / Folder 20
Articles: "The Fellow American," "Great Society or 'Great Anything,'" "A Lenten Meditation," "While Memory Holds a Seat," "Exit Uncle Sap", undated




Box 1 / Folder 21
Articles: "An Atheist Utopia," "Rustic Interlude," "Plagiarism," "Proven or Suspected," "A Department of Peace," "The Tyler Davidson Fountain", undated




Box 1 / Folder 22
Articles: "Logistics in Agriculture" "G.B.S. Revisited," "Hands Across the Sea," "George Washington Speaking", undated




Box 1 / Folder 23
Articles: "The Larger Meaning of the Sesquicentennial," "Text Books Come to Life," "Welcome to Senator Taft," "The Repeal of Leisure," "Report of the Committee on Resolutions", undated




Box 1 / Folder 24
Articles: "A 'Red Book' for American Writers," "As One Celebrity to Another", undated




Box 1 / Folder 25
Article: "The Man Called 'Ex' Original and reprint from the Bulletin of the American Association of University Professors, vol. 44, no. 3, Autumn 1958




Box 1 / Folder 26
Articles: "Choosing a Country Place," "A Timid Prophet of Vers Libre," "The Record of Mr. Villard and the Nation," "Clermont Interlude", circa 1950s




Box 1 / Folder 27
Articles: "Education - A Continuing Process," "It's Official," "Living Memories," "Students that I Remember," "A Class Miscellany", undated




Box 1 / Folder 28
Articles: "Edmund Burke Revisited," "Grammar for Future Reference," "Lafayette in Perspective," "A Few Remarks in Absentia," "My Last Buick" (No. 10), undated




Box 1 / Folder 29
Articles: "On Meeting Herbert Hoover," "Singing Commercial -- the Next Phase?," "Dumurrage and the Four-Hour Men," "Ciciero Revisited", undated




Box 1 / Folder 30
Articles: "Storm Over the Campus," "Nations without Humour,""What Balzac knew about Women," "Balzac Revisited," "Dies Irae for Moderns", undated




Box 1 / Folder 31
Article: "Guns Epitomize a State's History" Original and revised copies, undated




Box 1 / Folder 32
Article: "Author: Author: A Report on Some Literary Name Hotels." Original and revised copies, undated




Box 1 / Folder 33
Golden Circle Certificate from Ohio State University, 1957




Box 2
Oversize, 1907-1964



Piece 1
Mounted and Illustrated Copy of Park's poem "Siesta", undated




Piece 2
Commemorative Medals from the University of Cincinnati, 1956




Piece 3
Ohio State University Diploma, 1907




Piece 4
Harvard Diploma, 1910





Piece 1
Mounted and Illustrated Copy of Park's poem "Siesta", undated




Piece 2
Commemorative Medals from the University of Cincinnati, 1956




Piece 3
Ohio State University Diploma, 1907




Piece 4
Harvard Diploma, 1910