Rev. William B. Hill, S.J., Collection

Collection Guide

Summary

Abstract
A collection of personal papers belonging to Rev. William B. Hill, S.J., (1912-2002) primarily relating to his work with Best Sellers, a national literary review publication produced by The University of Scranton from 1941 to 1987.
Relation
Subset of The University of Scranton Archives
Source
Rev. William B. Hill, S.J.
Creator(s)
Rev. William B. Hill, S.J.
Date Range
1933-1992
Extent
Approximately 30 folders in 2 boxes
Language(s)
English

Access and Use

Digital Access

No digital access is currently available for materials in this collection.

Physical Access

The collection is open for research. Physical materials may be browsed by appointment in the Reading Room of the University Archives and McHugh Special Collections.

Rights

Items in The University of Scranton Archives and Helen Gallagher McHugh Special Collections may be made available to visiting researchers to support research, scholarship, education, and private study under an assertion of fair use (17 U.S.C. 107). The University of Scranton respects the intellectual property rights of others and does not claim any copyright interest in these materials. It is your responsibility to determine the ownership and status of copyright in any materials you may wish to use beyond fair use, and obtain the permission of the copyright owner, if needed. Individuals or organizations holding additional information about the copyright status of items in this collection are invited to contact the University Archives and McHugh Special Collections staff at archives@scranton.edu.

Preferred Citation

[Item Title], [Folder], [Box], Rev. William B. Hill, S.J., Collection, The University of Scranton Archives. [Reference URL for digital objects]

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Administrative/Biographical History

Rev. William B. Hill, S.J. (1912-2002) was a professor of English at the University of Scranton and served as Department Chair from 1973 to 1975. He served as editor of Best Sellers, a national literary review, from 1970 to 1975 and wrote for the publications for 40 years.

Scope and Content Note

A collection of personal papers belonging to Rev. William B. Hill, S.J. (1912-2002), primarily relating to his work with Best Sellers, a national literary review publication produced by The University of Scranton from 1941 to 1987.

System of Arrangement

Approximately 30 folders in 2 boxes

Inventory

University Archives Accession Number Description
1994-608 Best Sellers: Authors Correspondence. 1979-84. 2 in of material in 2 flds. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-609 Maryland Province Jesuits. 1968-69. Includes Reports and Correspondence. 1/2 inch of material in fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-610 St. Isaac Jogues Novitiate: Wernersville, Pennsylvania. 1963-67. Includes Applications, Correspondence. 1 inch of material in fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-611 Course Exams on Drama. Institution unidentified. 1964. Includes Exams. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-612 Dissertation Format. Institution unidentified. n.d. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-613 Criticism and Reviews. 1990-92. 2 in of material in 2 flds. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-614 Best Sellers: Financial Data. 1986. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-615 University of Scranton Study House Application. 1986. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-616 Condolences for Rev. Edward J. Gannon, S.J.. 1986. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-617 Reviews. 1986. Includes Teacher Reviews. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-618 Literary Criticism. 1988. 2 in of material in 2 flds. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-619 Reviews. 1988. Includes Boo Reviews. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-620 Sermons. 1988. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-621 Rhetoricians. 1964. Includes Correspondences. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-622 Sermon. n.d. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-623 Reviews. 1982. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1944-624 Literary Criticism. 1982-90. 2 inches of material in 2 flds. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-625 Poems. 1961. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-626 Letters. 1938-66. Includes General Correspondence. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-627 Publications. 1987-90. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-628 Best Sellers: Demise. 1987. Includes Correspondence. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-629 Letters to Best Sellers. 1987. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-630 Reviews. 1987. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-631 Reviews. 1981. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-632 Reviews. 1984. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-633 Correspondence Re: Best Sellers. 1981. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1994-634 Best Sellers Correspondence. 1987. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.
1944-635 Typrofile: Used in Conjunction with the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. 1987. 1 fld. Donated to University Archives and Accessioned in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December, 1995.

Collection Inventory (PDF)


Acquisition Information

Gift of Rev. William B. Hill, S.J., (1912-2002) in 1994.


Processing Notes

Processed in August 1994. Reaccessioned in December 1995.