Finding Aid for the John Haase Papers, 1958-1968

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UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

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Finding Aid for the John Haase Papers, 1958-1968

Collection number: 702

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • Manuscripts Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
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Online finding aid edited by:
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© 2002 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: John Haase Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1958-1968
Collection number: 702
Creator: Haase, John
Extent: 5 boxes (2.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: John Haase (b.1923) was a dentist in the Los Angeles area. He was a member of the American Academy of Oral Roentgenology, Royal Society of Health, Authors League of America, and Dramatists Guild. He also contributed to dental journals and wrote many novels, including: The Young Who Sin (1958), Road Show (1960), and Big Red (1980). The collection consists of holograph and typescript manuscripts for novels, articles, screenplays, plays, and a scenario by John Haase.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Additional Physical Form Available

A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
  • Public Services Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Dr. John Haase, 1960-68.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], John Haase Papers (Collection 702). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 1470707 

Biography

Haase was born on August 21, 1923 in Frankfurt, Germany; AA (1942), BS (1944), DDS (1948), University of California, Los Angeles; began practicing dentistry in Los Angeles in 1948; member, American Academy of Oral Roentgenology, Royal Society of Health, Authors League of America, and Dramatists Guild; contributor to dental journals; wrote many novels, including: The Young Who Sin (1958), Road Show (1960), The Fun Couple (1961), Erasmus--with Freckles (1963), Me and the Arch Kook Petulia (1967), The Noon Balloon to Rangoon (1967), The Nuptials: a Novel (1969), Seasons and Moments (1971), and Big Red (1980).

Scope and Content

Collection consists of holograph and typescript manuscripts for novels, articles, screenplays, plays, and a scenario by John Haase. Includes The Fun Couple (1961), The Noon Balloon To Rangoon (1967), and The Nuptials (1969).

Organization and Arrangement

Collection arranged chronologically.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Haase, John--Archives.
Authors, American--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
Dentists--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
Manuscripts for publication.


Container List

Box  [1-5]

Literary Manuscripts by John Haase, 1924?-

Box 1

The Young Who Sin. Los Angeles, 1958. Published by Avon Books, New York, 1958.

Physical Description: 1338 leaves.
Box 2

The Anatomy of a Novel. Los Angeles, ca. 1961. Published in Los Angeles Magazine, July 1961.

Physical Description: 11 leaves. Holograph manuscript.
Box 2

Calliope. Los Angeles, ca. 1959-1960. Published under the title, Road Show, by Simon & Schuster, New York, 1960.

Physical Description: 321 leaves.
Box 2

The Countdown. Los Angeles, ca. 1961. Published in the New Yorker, October 7, 1961.

Physical Description: 14 leaves. Holograph manuscript.
Box 2

The Fun Couple: a Novel. Los Angeles, ca. 1961. Published by Simon & Schuster, New York, 1961.

Physical Description: 264 leaves. Holograph manuscript.
Box 2

The Fun Couple: a Play. Los Angeles, ca. 1961.

Physical Description: 206 leaves, not in order. Holograph and typescript.
Box 2

The Masterpiece. Los Angeles, ca. 1960. Published in the New Yorker, October 8, 1960.

Physical Description: 1 preliminary leaf, 6 leaves. Typescript (carbon).
Box 2

Oh, Mr. Reventlow, the troubles I've seen. Los Angeles, n.d. Unpublished as of February 1962.

Physical Description: 7 leaves. Holograph manuscript.
Box 2

The thin white line. Los Angeles, n.d. Unpublished as of February 1962.

Physical Description: 173 leaves. Holograph manuscript.
Box 3

Erasmus, with Freckles. Los Angeles, 1962. Published by Simon & Schuster, New York, May 1963.

Physical Description: 188 leaves. Typescript and holograph.
Box 3

[Notes and preliminary drafts for Erasmus, with Freckles. Los Angeles, 1962.]

Physical Description: ca. 100 leaves. Typescript and holograph.
Box 3

The Fun Couple: a Play. Los Angeles, ca. 1962. Produced in New York, October 26, 1962. With this: a copy of the program; and letters pertaining to the production of the play.

Physical Description: Typescript and holograph.
Box 3

Monk Mallory & Wu. Los Angeles, 1961-62. This is a television series produced at Revue Studios, 1963.

Physical Description: 146 leaves. Typescript and holograph.
Box 3

Petulia [novel]. Los Angeles, ca. 1964.

Physical Description: Holograph.
Box 3

Morningglory Capers [scenario]. Los Angeles, ca. 1964.

Physical Description: Holograph, typescript.
Box 3

Wall to Wall War. [play]. Los Angeles, ca. 1964.

Physical Description: Holograph.
Box 3

Don't Call me Dirty Names [play]. Los Angeles, ca. 1964.

Physical Description: Holograph.
Box 3

Steinbeck article in the Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, ca. 1964.

Physical Description: Holograph and typescript.
Box 3

Book review of Behan's The Scarperer, for the Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, ca. 1964.

Physical Description: Holograph.
Box 4

The Noon Balloon. Los Angeles, ca. 1967. Published by Simon & Shuster, New York, 1967.

Physical Description: ca. 300 leaves. Holograph.
Box 4

Sailmaking. Los Angeles, ca. 1966. Manuscript and research notes. Published in the Los Angeles Times, West Magazine.

Physical Description: Holograph and typescript.
Box 4

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Petulia. Los Angeles, ca. 1967. Published in the Los Angeles Times, West Magazine.

Physical Description: 11 leaves. Holograph. Also typescript (carbon) copy. 10 leaves.
Box 4

For Voodoo Rites, See Front Desk. Los Angeles, ca. 1967. Several drafts. Published in the Los Angeles Times, West Magazine.

Physical Description: Holograph and typescript.
Box 4

Season's & Moments: a Novel. Los Angeles, ca. 1968.

Physical Description: ca. 400 leaves. Holograph and typescript.
Box 5

The Noon Balloon (screenplay). Los Angeles, ca. 1968.

Physical Description: ca. 250 leaves. Holograph and typescript.
Box 5

The Nuptials: a Novel. Los Angeles, ca. 1968. To be published by Simon & Shuster, New York, May 1969.

Physical Description: ca. 100 leaves. Typescript.