Guide to the Sherwood Grover Papers, ca. 1922, 1947-1966, and n.d.

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Guide to the Sherwood Grover Papers, ca. 1922, 1947-1966, and n.d.

Collection number: M0806

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Green Library
  • Stanford University Libraries
  • Stanford, CA 94305-6004
  • Phone: (650) 725-1022
  • Email: speccoll@sulmail.stanford.edu
  • URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
Processed by:
Special Collections staff
Date Completed:
1986
Encoded by:
Steven Mandeville-Gamble
© 2002 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Grover, Sherwood. Papers,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1922, 1947-1966, and n.d.
Collection number: M0806
Creator: Grover, Sherwood.
Extent: 1 linear ft.
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Abstract: Primarily material (letters and drawings) concerning the Edith King Fisher farce including letters by Jane and Bob Grabhorn and Sherwood and Trina Grover. In addition there is a note from John Steinbeck to Trina Grover's father, Professor Carruth, ca. 1922, and copies of a letter and a farcical verse from John Steinbeck to Mrs. Grover, 1966. There is also a letter from Henry Miller to Bob Grabhorn, n.d.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

None.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Acquisition Information

Gift of the estate of Sherwood Grover, 1986.

Preferred Citation

Sherwood Grover Papers. M0806. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

Primarily material (letters and drawings) concerning the Edith King Fisher farce including letters by Jane and Bob Grabhorn and Sherwood and Trina Grover. In addition there is a note from John Steinbeck to Trina Grover's father, Professor Carruth, ca. 1922, and copies of a letter and a farcical verse from John Steinbeck to Mrs. Grover, 1966. There is also a letter from Henry Miller to Bob Grabhorn, n.d.

Access Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Grabhorn, Bob.
Grabhorn, Jane Bissell.
Grover, Trina.
Miller, Henry, 1891-
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
. 0$aPrinting--California.


Collection Contents

Box 1, Folder 1

Artworks

Box 1, Folder 1

Bob and Jane Grabhorn Sherwood and Trina Grover and Edith King Fisher and the baby : linocut

Box 1, Folder 1

Edith and Marjorie : sketch / by Jane Grabhorn

Box 1, Folder 1

Trina, Sherwood, and Trina Grover : sketch / by Bob Grabhorn

Box 1, Folder 1

Bob Grabhorn and Edith King Fisher : sketch / by Sherwood

Box 1, Folder 1

Bob and Jane Grabhorn with Edith King Fisher as the nurse : sketch / by Sherwood Grover

Box 1, Folder 1

Bob and Jane and Sherwood looking through the window : sketch / by Sherwood Grover

Box 1, Folder 1

Edith modeling for her friends : sketch / by Sherwood Grover

Box 1, Folder 1

Edith King Fisher in bookshop window : sketch / by Sherwood Grover

Box 1, Folder 1

Edith giving birth : sketch / by [Sherwood Grover?]

Box 1, Folder 1

Edith King Fisher as a dancer : sketch / by Sherwood Grover

Box 1, Folder 1

Edith King Fisher as a nurse with Bob Grabhorn in a wheelchair : sketch / by Sherwood Grover

Box 1, Folder 1

Edith King Fisher and Bob Grabhorn : sketch / by Sherwood Grover

Box 1, Folder 1

Mallette Dean and Edith King Fisher : sketch / by Sherwood Grover

Box 1, Folder 1

Lunch guest : sketch of Jane / by Jane, with sketch on back

Box 1, Folder 2

Letters written by Jane Grabhorn

Physical Description: carbons of originals
Box 1, Folder 2

Kormeier, Frederick. Letter to Edith King Fisher, n.d.

Physical Description: carbon
Box 1, Folder 2

Dean, Mallette. Letter to Edith King Fisher, n.d.

Physical Description: carbon
Box 1, Folder 2

Grabhorn, Ed. Letter offering Edith King Fisher a job at the press, n.d.

Physical Description: carbon
Box 1, Folder 2

Fisher, Daddy King. Letter to Sherwood Grover, 1947 Apr. 23

Physical Description: carbon
Box 1, Folder 2

Grover, Tina. Letter to Edith King Fisher, n.d.

Physical Description: carbon
Box 1, Folder 2

Grover, Sherwood. Letter to Edith King Fisher and a note from Edith King Fisher to Mrs. Grover, n.d.

Physical Description: carbon
Box 1, Folder 2

Philpott, Arlen. Letter to Edith King Fisher,n.d.

Physical Description: 2 p. ; carbon
Box 1, Folder 2

Philpott, Arlen. Letter to Edith King Fisher,n.d.

Physical Description: 1 p. ; carbon
Box 1, Folder 3

Other letters written by Jane Grabhorn

Box 1, Folder 3

Grabhorn, Charlie (cat). Letter to Uncle Bill (Grover), n.d.

Physical Description: 2 p. ; carbon
Box 1, Folder 3

Grabhorn, Jane. Letter : transcription by Trina Grover,n.d.

Physical Description: 6 p.
Box 1, Folder 3

Grover, Sherwood. Letter to Fred Rogers on retirement, 1958 Apr. 31

Physical Description: carbon
Box 1, Folder 3

[Grabhorn, Bob?]. Letter to Dearest Billy, n.d.

Physical Description: carbon
Box 1, Folder 3

Wiscracks : transcription / by Jane Grabhornn.d.

Box 1, Folder 4

Other letters

Box 1, Folder 4

Steinbeck, John. Letter,1966 Apr. 12

Physical Description: photocopy with photocopy enclosure
Box 1, Folder 4

Steinbeck, John. Letter,n.d.

Physical Description: tls
Box 1, Folder 4

Miller, Henry. Letter to Bob Grabhorn, n.d. Oct. 26

Physical Description: tls
Box 1, Folder 5

Sherwood Grover Estate : Jane Grabhorn materials

Box 1, Folder 5

Commercial travelers. -- Grabhorn-Hoyem Press

Box 1, Folder 5

A tooth for a tooth. -- Grabhorn-Hoyem Press