Tamony, Peter (1902-1985), Collection, 1890-1985 (C3939)

877.6 linear feet, 12 records, 89 audio tapes, 2 audio cassettes

Word Files Series

The Word Files series comprises over 800 boxes of examples of word and phrase usages, which are arranged in alphabetical order. Tamony stored these clippings from newspapers, books, and magazines by cutting the ends off used envelopes and writing the word or phrase at the top. He then folded the item containing the word and inserted it into the envelope.

Word file list

Q
Q5
Q Allotment, See Q
Qam
Qantas
Qat
Q Boat
See also Q; Q Ships
Q Boot
Q C
Q Clearance
Q Coat
QED
Q Fever
Qiana
Q Ships
See also Q Boat
QT
Qua
Quaaludes
Quack
Quackenbush
Quacker
Quackery
Quacks
Quackser
Quad
Quadicali
Quadraphonic
See also Quad
Quadraphonic Sound
Quadriplegic
Quadrobe
Quadrophenia
Quagga
Quail
See also Chicken
Quail High, See Quail
Quail Pipe, See Bird
See also Quail
Quail Roost, See Quail
Quake
Quakers
Qualified
Qualify
Quality
Quality Education
Quality Of Life
See also Quality
Qually
Qualunquismo
Quandary
Quangos
Quantel
Quantez
Quantometer
Quantor
Quantum
Quantum Leap
Quarantine
Quare
Quark
Quarrel
Quarter
Quarterback
Quarterback Club
Quarterback Sneak
Quarter Car
Quarter Horse
Quarter Kilo Man
Quarterman
Quartermaster Field
Quarter Midget
Quarter Race, See Quarter Horse
Quarter Racing
Quarters
Quarter Wise
Quartet
Quartez
Quarto
Quartz Mining
Quasar
Quatt
Quavers
Quay
Queazine
Quebec
Quechquemetl
Queeg
Queen
See also Nance; People
Queen Bee
Queen Contest
Queen Day
Queen For A Day
Queenie
Queening, See Queen
Queen Mary
Queen Of Battles
Queen Of Spades
Queen Of The May
Queens
Queen Ship
Queen Size
Queensland
See also Queen
Queer
See also Nance
Queer A Pitch, See Queer
Queer Birds
Queer Bluffer, See Queer
Queer Burg
Queer Cole Fencer
Queer Cole Maker, See Queer
Queerie, See Queer
Queer Money
Quyeer Rooster, See Queer
Queers
Queer Street
Queer The Noose, See Queer
Queer The Ogles, See Queer
Quemonies
Que Sera Sera
Question
Question Man
Question Mark
Questionnaire
Questions
Queue
Queuetopia
Quiche
Quick
Quick Buck
Quick Change
See also QC
Quick Draw
Quick Entry
Quicker
Quick Fix
Quick Freeze
Quick Go
Quickie
Quickies
Quick Kick
Quick Like A Rabbit, See Quick
Quick Lunch
Quick One
Quick On The Draw, See Draw
Quicksand
Quicksilver
Quick Watson
Quick Watson, The Needle
Quick Whistle
Quiet
Quiet Birdmen
Quiet Cells
Quiet Cook
Quiet Desperation
Quietism
Quiet Man
Quiet Men
Quiet Money
See also Money
Quiff
Quig
Quill
Quilling
Quills
Quilon
Quilp
Quilt
Quim
Quimbo
Quime
Quimmley
Quince
Quinella
Quiniella
Quinine
Quintaphonic Sound
Quintessentiol
Quints
Quintuplets
Quirely
Quirk
Quisby
Quisling
Quit
Quiteron
Quitism
Quitter
Quit While Ahead, See Ahead
Quit Work
Quix
Quixquemitl
Quiz
Quizdown
Quizeroo
Quizference
Quiz Goon
Quiz Kid
Quiz Kids
Quizling
Quiz Show
Quiz Whiz
Quizzo
Qum
Quodlibetarian
Quoits
Quonset
Quota
Quotas
Quotations
Quote
Quotemanship
Quotes
Quote Unquote
Quotron
Quo Vadis
Qwip
QYX

INFORMATION SHEET

APPENDIX A: AMERICANISMS

TAMONY WORD LISTS:

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