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

Z
Za
Zabaglione
Zabutons
Zachariah
Zack
Zaftig
Zag
Zagger
Zahzuh
Zaibatsu
Zaire
Zak
Zakoosky
Zakuski
Zam
Zambesi
Zambia
Zambo
Zamboango
Zamboni
Zamm
Zando
Zanes
Zang
Zany
Zaoumism
Zap
Zapata
Zap Comics
Zapper
Zapple
Zap Up
Zar
Zardoz
Zarem Camera
Zarf
Zarpazo
Zass
Zatch
Zatz
Zava-Zava
Zaza
Zazam
Zazie
Za-Zoom
Zazou
Zazous
Zazu
Zazz
Z-Bar
Zbo Ju
Z Bomb
Zeal
Zebra
Zecchinetta
Zechs
Zee
Zee Nut
Zeeps
Zee Zee
Zeiss
Zeitgebers
Zeitgeist
Zek
Zeke
Zelan
Zelda
Zelig
Zellerbach
Zemzem
Zen
Zenda
Zengakuren
Zeno
Zeotrope
Zepel
Zephyr
Zephyros
Zepplin
Zeppola
Zep-Prop
Zeprex
Zer
Zerk Gun
Zero
Zero Auto Growth
Zero Base
Zero Coupon Bonds
Zero Growth
Zero Hour
Zeroids
Zero In
Zero Interest
Zero Lot Line
Zero Option
Zeropopper
Zero Population Growth
Zero Reader
Zero Reject
Zero Six
Zero Sum
Zero Sum Game
Zero Zero
Zeta
Zets
Zetz
Zeus
Zex
Z-Grams
Z-I
Zib
Zibeline
Zichinetta
Zick
Ziegfeld
Ziegfeld Follies
Ziegfeld Follies Girl
Ziegfeld Line
Ziff
Ziffus
Zig
Zigaboo
Ziganetta
Ziggetty
Zigglyark
Ziggurat
Ziggy
Zigo
Zig Zag
Zil
Zilch
Zilla
Zillion
Zillionaire
Zillions
Zim
Zimbabwe
Zimis
Zimm-Zamm
Zim-Zim
Zinc
Zindele
Zing
Zingara
Zinger
Zingo
Zing Pong
Zingy
Zin Jan Thropus
Zinky
Zioncheck
Zionism
Zip
Zip A Dee Doo Dah
Zip Coon
See also Coon
Zipak
Zipalong
Zip Code
Zipees
Zipelope
Zip-Front
Zip Gun
Ziph
Zip Lined
Zip On
Zip Out
Zipper
Zipper Fleet
Zippies
Zippity
Zippo
Zippy
Zip Sled
Zip, The African Dodger
Zip Top
Zis
Zither
Zito
Zits
Zitz
Zizi
Zizipompom
Zizz
Zizz BuzzZizzer
Zizzle
Zizzy
Z-Latin
Z-Man
Zob
Zobo
Zocalo
Zodi
Zodiac
Zoe
Zoey Zoey
Zoftig
Zok
Zombie
Zon
Zond
Zone
Zone Of The Interior
Zonizn
Zoning
Zonk
Zonked
Zonker
Zonzo
Zoocus
Zoodles
Zooey
Zoogler
Zook
ZooKeeper
Zoold
Zoom
Zoomar
Zoomie
Zoom-Scope
Zoomy
Zoon
Zoonose
Zoop
Zoophilia
Zoo Plane
Zoopraxiscope
Zoot
Zoot Suit
Zoot Ville
Zooty
Zoo Zoo
Zoptan
Zop Top
Zorb
Zorba
Zorch
Zori
Zoroaster
Zoros
Zorri
Zorro
Zortz
Zot Gun
Zotz
Zowie
Zoxalolamine
Zoy Burgers
Z-Ring
Zsa-Zsa
Z-Streak
Zuckerkandl
Zud
Zugswang
Zukettes
Zulich
Zulu
Zumpkin
Zum Zum
Zungo
Zuni
Zunk
Zuppa
Zu-Preem
Zu-Zu
Zuz-Zuz
Zwei
Zweiback
Zy
Zydeco
Zyklon
Zymonexase
Zytel
Zyzzle
Zzyzz
Zzzz

Box 863Miscellaneous A-F
Box 864Miscellaneous G-M
Box 865Miscellaneous N-Z

INFORMATION SHEET

APPENDIX A: AMERICANISMS

TAMONY WORD LISTS:

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