Versalian Alphabet Dictionary

Accession Number: SC U:123
Location: RB-M
Dates: 1947-1950
Size: 1 legal Hollinger; 0.33 cubic feet
Creator/Collector: Peter M. Kosta
Acquisition info: Presented to SLPL by Peter M. Kosta
Accruals: No accruals expected
Custodial history: Peter M. Kosta compiled the collection before donating it to SLPL
Language: English; Versalian
Processed by: Melissa Miller, February 2018
Conservation notes:

Booklets placed in acid-free folders; dictionary kept in original


Scope and Content:

The collection contains a handwritten dictionary and published

booklets regarding the Versalian alphabet, a language created by

Peter M. Kosta of St. Louis. Mr. Kosta created the language while

frequent patient of Bethesda General Hospital in St. Louis.


Collection organized alphabetically by title with dictionary located

in back of collection

Restrictions: No restrictions

Several copies of the booklets available for circulation in SLPL


Versalian Alphabet Dictionary
1 legal Hollinger; 0.33 cubic feet

Box/Folder Description
1/1 Finding Aid
1/2 “The Versalian Alphabet”; 1947 (3)
1/3 “The Versalian and English Arithmolog”; 1947 (3)
1/- “The English Versalian Dictionary”; 1950-1952
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