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Finding Aid for the Paul Alexander Bartlett Papers, 1923-1990
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Manuscripts by Paul Bartlett and Related Material

Box 1, Folder 1

Notebook: Source data for Forward, Children! v.p., v.d..

Physical Description: ca. 150 leaves.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, notes, postcards, photographs, pamphlets.
Box 1, Folder 2

Forward, Children! n.p., n.d.

Physical Description: 182 leaves. Typescript.
Box 1, Folder 3

Reviews and comments re Forward, Children!

Physical Description: 5 leaves. Typescript, typescript (carbon), photocopy.
Box 1, Folder 4

The Journal of Leonardo da Vinci. San Diego. 1977.

Physical Description: 170 leaves. Typescript, photocopy.

Scope and Content Note

With this: ephemera. 1 item.
Box 1, Folder 5

Maelstrom. n.p., n.d.

Physical Description: 267 leaves. Typescript.
Box 1, Folder 6

Mexican Footprints. n.p., n.d.

Physical Description: 271 leaves. Typescript, typescript (carbon). Bound. Signed by the author.

Scope and Content Note

With this: photocopy of foreword by Don M. Wolfe.
Box 2, Folder 1

The Mexican Haciendas by Paul Alexander Bartlett. n.p., n.d.

Physical Description: 83 leaves. Typescript, typescript (carbon), photocopy.
Box 2, Folder 2

Spokes for Memory. n.p., 1977-1978.

Physical Description: 140 leaves. Typescript, typescript (carbon), photocopy. Signed by the author.
Box 2, Folder 3

Spokes for Memory. Bartlett, Paul Alexander. Baltimore: Icarus Press, c. 1979.

Physical Description: Papers. Signed by the author.
Box 2, Folder 4

To Reason Why. n.p., n.d.

Physical Description: 249 leaves. Typescript, typescript (carbon), Bound. Signed by the author.
Box 2, Folder 5

When the Owl Cries. Ephemera. v.p., v.d.

Physical Description: 28 items.

Scope and Content Note

Includes dustjacket of the book, clippings, photocopies of clippings.

Note

First published by Macmillan, 1960.
Box 2, Folder 6

Correspondence. v.p., v.d.

Physical Description: 10 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • Adamas, J. Donald. 1 item.
  • Barnstone, Willis. 1 item
  • Dietrich, Susan. 1 item.
  • Dos Passos, John. 1 item.
  • Fraenkel, Michael. 1 item.
  • Gorman, Herbert. 1 item.
  • Ippolito, Donald. 1 item.
  • Roeder, Ralph. 1 item.
  • Sinclair, Upton. 1 item.
  • Walsh, Richard J. 1 item.

Note

NOTE: The letters are photocopies, not original letters.
Box 2, Folder 7

Publications

Physical Description: (3 items)
 

The Greyledge Review. Chickering, by Paul Alexander Bartlett, Fall 1979.

 

Bartlett, Paul Alexander. Adios, mi Mexico. San Diego, Autograph Editions, c. 1979.

Physical Description: Paper. Signed by author.
 

Bartlett, Paul Alexander. Wherehill. Colima, Mexico. Autograph Editions, 1975.

Physical Description: Paper. no. 95/100. Signed by the author.
Box 2, Folder 8

Ephemera re Paul Bartlett.

Physical Description: 5 items.
 

Correspondence

Box 8, Folder 10

Adams, J. Donald. April 10, 1946; December 11, 1947.

Physical Description: 2 items.

Note

All letters are photocopies except for 1 item in folder 32.
Box 8, Folder 11

Abramson, Ben (Argus Book Shop).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

July 26, 1939.
Box 8, Folder 12

Babelon, Jean.

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

June 7, 1967.
Box 8, Folder 13

Balch, Earle (G.P. Putnam's Sons.).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

June 13, 1940.
Box 8, Folder 14

Barnstone, Willis.

Physical Description: 9 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • December 26, 1962
  • March 30,1963
  • April 29, 1963
  • October 4, 1963
  • November 10, 1963
  • December 8, 1963
  • July 27, 1966
  • May 30, 1968, February 6, n.d.
Box 8, Folder 15

Beals, Carleton.

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

December 28, 1950.
Box 8, Folder 16

Chase, Stuart.

Physical Description: 3 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • September 26, 1956
  • January 16, 1967
  • January 28, 1972
Box 8, Folder 17

Cole, Lois Dwight (The MacMillan Company).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

March 5, 1935.
Box 8, Folder 18

Conroy, Jack.

Physical Description: 4 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • September 27, 1962
  • November 4, 1962
  • September 28, 1971
  • April 9, 1975
Box 8, Folder 19

De Conde, Alex.

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • February 1, 1972
  • December 12, 1973
Box 8, Folder 20

Dos Passos, John.

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • September 15, 1952
  • September 23, 1952
Box 8, Folder 21

Eoyang, Eugene (Doubleday & Company Incorporated).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

November 13, 1963.
Box 8, Folder 22

Fillmore, Louise (Macdowell Associates).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

May 10, 1949.
Box 8, Folder 23

Fraenkel, Michael.

Physical Description: 1 item (& 1 copy).

Scope and Content Note

September 10, 1950 (With another copy).
Box 8, Folder 24

Gardner, David Pierpont.

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

July 11, 1973.
Box 8, Folder 25

Gessler, Clifford. 2 items (& 2 copies).

Scope and Content Note

  • November 25, 1947 (2 copies)
  • December 8, 1950
Box 8, Folder 26

Gorman, Herbert, 3 items (& 2 copies).

Scope and Content Note

  • March 5, 1940
  • July 11, 1948 (and 2 copies)
  • May 3, 1949
Box 8, Folder 27

Hicks, Granville.

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

March 27, 1970.
Box 8, Folder 28

Kerr, Chester (Harcourt, Brace & Company).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

October 26, 1939.
Box 8, Folder 29

Kirk, Russell (The University Bookman).

Physical Description: 9 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • April 26, 1963
  • April 18, 1965
  • January 3, 1968
  • June 5, 1969
  • November 14, 1973
  • February 18, 1974
  • April 7, 1974
  • December 5, 1975
  • August 15, 1982
Box 8, Folder 30

Matthews, Diane.

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

26 March 1973.
Box 8, Folder 31

Maxwell, Allen ( Southwest Review).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

February 5, 1948.
Box 8, Folder 32

Mayer, John (Farrar, Straus & Company).

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • March 16, 1949 (original letter)
  • March 16, 1949 to MacDowell Colony.
Box 8, Folder 33

Michener, James.

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • April 18, 1988
  • June 7, 1988
Box 8, Folder 34

Montgomery, Rutherford.

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

May 3, 1963.
Box 8, Folder 35

Pearce, Charles.

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

September 14, 1935.
Box 8, Folder 36

Phillips, Howard S. ( Mexican Life).

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • April 18, 1944
  • June 15, 1971
Box 8, Folder 37

Poland, Reginald. (Atlanta Art Associates).

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • September 4, 1959
  • March 23, 1961
Box 8, Folder 38

Powell, Desmond ( Arizona Quarterly).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

October 22, 1948.
Box 8, Folder 39

Quinn, Kerker ( Accent).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

May 13, 1944.
Box 8, Folder 40

Ransom, John Crowe ( The Kenyon Review).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

March 8, 1948 (and 1 copy).
Box 8, Folder 41

Roeder, Ralph.

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • November 14, 1950
  • July 28, 1951
Box 8, Folder 42

Rothenberg, William L. (Carnegie Fund for Authors).

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • May 10, 1961
  • January 25, 1973
Box 8, Folder 43

Stokes Company (Frederick A.).

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • September 1, 1939
  • January 8, 1940
Box 8, Folder 44

Sinclair, Upton.

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • February 18, 1952 (and another copy)
  • March 21, 1952
Box 8, Folder 45

Tannenbaum, Frank.

Physical Description: 5 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • October 5, 1950
  • May 28, 1954
  • November 16, 1955
  • October 18, 1961
  • May 8, 1963.
Box 8, Folder 46

Tillotson, M.R. (National Park Service).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

March 31, 1936.
Box 8, Folder 47

Tomasic, Irene.

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

n.d.
Box 8, Folder 48

Trutner, Kathryn (Doubleday, Doran & Company).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

January 30, 1933.
Box 8, Folder 49

Unwin, Stanley (Allen & Unwin Ltd.).

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • March 9, 1942 (Unwin to PAB)
  • January 18, 1939 (copy of transcript only from Ford Madox Ford to Unwin)
Box 8, Folder 50

Walsh, Mrs. Richard J.

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

February 16, 1951.
Box 8, Folder 51

Wheelock, John Hall (Charles Scribner's sons).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

April 10, 1951.
Box 8, Folder 52

Woodburn, John.

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

August 3, 1945.
Box 8, Folder 53

Wolfe, Don M.

Physical Description: 3 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • June 25, 1970
  • May 20, 1971 (DMW to John Meyer)
  • May 20, 1971 (DMW to PAB)
Box 8, Folder 54

Zavala, Silvio.

Physical Description: 4 items.

Scope and Content Note

  • May 13, 1953
  • December 12, 1966
  • December 5, 1973
  • July 3, 1974
Box 8, Folder 55

Zuno, Jose G. (Escuela de Bells Artes).

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

August 25, 1949.
 

Journals by PAB

 

Journals by Paul Bartlett, 1923-1948

Note

(Additions, November 1984)
Box 3, Folder 1

1923.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 3, Folder 1

1925.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 3, Folder 2

1928.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 3, Folder 2

1926-1928.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 3, Folder 3

1928-1940.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 3, Folder 4

1942.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 3, Folder 4

1942.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 3, Folder 5

1943.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 3, Folder 5

1944.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 3, Folder 6

1947.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 3, Folder 6

1948.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Journals by Paul Bartlett, 1949-1972

Note

(Additions, November 1984)
Box 4, Folder 1

1950.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 4, Folder 1

1949.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 4, Folder 2

1951-1952.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 4, Folder 3

1953.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 4, Folder 3

1954.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 4, Folder 4

1955-1956.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 4, Folder 4

1956-1960.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 4, Folder 5

1963-1964.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 4, Folder 5

1965-1968.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 4, Folder 6

1969-1970.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 4, Folder 6

1970-1971.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 4, Folder 7

1971.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Journals by Paul Bartlett, 1973-1983

Note

(Additions, November 1984)
Box 5, Folder 1

1973.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 5, Folder 1

1974.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 5, Folder 2

1975.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 5, Folder 2

1977-1978.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 5, Folder 3

1979.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 5, Folder 3

1978-1979.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 5, Folder 4

1979.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 5, Folder 4

1979-1980.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 5, Folder 5

1980.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 5, Folder 5

1980-1981.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 5, Folder 6

1981.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 5, Folder 6

1982.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 5, Folder 7

1982.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 5, Folder 7

1983.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Poetry and Miscellaneous Prose by PAB, Photograph Albums, genealogy Material

Note

(Additions, November 1984)
Box 6, Folder 1

Poetry and miscellaneous prose pieces by Paul Bartlett. v.p. 1941-1948.

Physical Description: ca. 100 leaves. Holograph.
 

Photograph Albums

Physical Description: (2 items)
Box 6, Folder 2

1923-1943.

Physical Description: 1 item.

Scope and Content Note

Generally family photographs.
Box 6, Folder 2

Mexico, 1941-1942.

Physical Description: 2 items.
 

genealogy Material

Physical Description: (3 items)
Box 6, Folder 3

Bartlett coat of arms

Box 6, Folder 3

Postcard, 1660

Scope and Content Note

Bartlett House, Manomet. Plymouth, Massachusetts.
Box 6, Folder 3

Bartlett, Robert Merrill. Pilbrim Robert Bartlett (1603-1676) and some of his descendants, c. 1966.

Physical Description: 26pp.

Scope and Content Note

Plymoth, Massachusetts: Society of the Descendants of Robert Bartlett of Plymoth, Incorporated.
 

Unpublished Writings by PAB

Box 6, Folder 7

The White Cactus. Santa Barbara, n.d.

Physical Description: 232pp.

Scope and Content Note

Bound Typescript with list of the author's publications.
Box 7, Folder 1

Black Aspirins. San Diego, n.d.

Physical Description: 233pp. Typescript with some photocopy pages.

Scope and Content Note

With original pen and ink illustration for frontispiece.
Box 7, Folder 2

Wherehill. San Diego, n.d.

Physical Description: 222pp. Photocopy of typescript.

Scope and Content Note

  • With typescript preface laid in novel and holograph memoir, Christmas at Wherehill [incomplete].
  • With original pen & ink illustration My father's world signed by PAB.
Box 7, Folder 3

The H-Man. San Diego, 1982.

Physical Description: 240pp. Photocopy of typescript.

Scope and Content Note

With list of publications, copies of reviews of When the Owl Cries and a letter of re transmittal to an unnamed publisher.
Box 7, Folder 6

Tepui. n.p., June 11, 1989.

Physical Description: 32pp. Photocopy of typescript and holograph manuscript.

Scope and Content Note

PAB's last work.
 

Short Story

Box 8, Folder 9

Exile. n.p., n.d.

Physical Description: 6pp. Photocopy of typescript manuscript.

Note

Unpublished?
 

Trio

Box 7, Folder 4

Burning Glass. San Diego, April 9, 1985.

Physical Description: 63pp. Typescript and photocopy of typescript.

Scope and Content Note

Part two of Bartlett's unpublished Trio. Original manuscript is at the American Heritage Center.
Box 7, Folder 5

Campeta. n.p., revised by PAB March 27, 1989.

Physical Description: 69pp. Photocopy of typescript and holograph manuscript.

Scope and Content Note

With copies of 7 pen and ink illustrations by PAB. Part 3 of PAB's Trio. The original manuscript is at the American Heritage Center.
 

Voices From the Past

Box 6, Folder 4

Christ's Journal. n.p., n.d.

Physical Description: 124pp. Photocopy of typescript on yellow paper.
Box 6, Folder 5

Shakespeare's Journal: A Film Novel. Colima, Mexico, n.d.

Physical Description: 227pp. Bound typescript with holograph corrections.
Box 6, Folder 6

Abraham Lincoln's Journal. San Diego, n.d.

Physical Description: 179pp. Typescript title page & list of quotations. Photocopy of typed manuscript.

Scope and Content Note

With reproduction of Gettysburg Address and original pen and ink sketch by PAB for frontispiece.
 

Published Writings by PAB

Box 7, Folder 7

The Haciendas of Mexico.

Scope and Content Note

Folder of background materials. Published by University of Colorado Press, 1990.
Box 7, Folder 8

The Haciendas of Mexico.

Scope and Content Note

Proof copy. Corrected April 17, 1989.
Box 9, Folder 1

When the Owl Cries.

Scope and Content Note

Reviews and excerpts from reviews, ca. 1960-1961, on oversize pasteup board.
 

Non-Fiction

Box 8, Folder 4

The Hacienda Mansions.

Scope and Content Note

Mexican Life, vol.46 no.4 (April 1970), pp.11-12.
 

Short Story

Box 8, Folder 1

Chickering.

Scope and Content Note

Unusual, 1955, pp.27-32.
Box 8, Folder 2

Ancient Seeds.

Scope and Content Note

Southwest Review, (Winter 1958), pp.37-45.
Box 8, Folder 3

Diosbotic.

Scope and Content Note

Mexican Life, vol.45 no.3 (March 1979), pp.7-8.
Box 8, Folder 5

The Inner Ear.

Scope and Content Note

Mexican Life, vol.46 no.11 (November 1970), pp.7-8.
Box 8, Folder 6

The Inner Ear.

Scope and Content Note

Southwest Review, vol.67 no.3 (Summer 1982), pp.282-286.
Box 8, Folder 7

Against the Wall.

Scope and Content Note

Dalhousie Review, (Winter 1983), pp.651-658. Photocopy of published story.
Box 8, Folder 8

The Last Gun.

Scope and Content Note

Wind Magazine, vol.15 no.55 (1985), pp.54-60. Photocopy of published story.