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Finding Aid of the Herman Petersen Papers
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Aces

Box 3, Folder 8

“The suicide squadron,” December 1928.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten with holograph notations, 86 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 7

“Marked wings,” November 1929.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten with holograph corrections, 85 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 10

“The renegades,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 96 leaves)
 

Action Stories

Box 4, Folder 4

“Apples in Eden,” September 1925.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 15 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 5

“The barbless arrow,” October 1925.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 18 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 6

“The island of vanishing men,” November 1925.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph notations, 29 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 8

“The Mexican degree,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 18 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 7

“The wailing vampire,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 21 leaves)
 

Adventure

Box 6, Folders 15-15a

“Cheating fate,” January 1923

Box 6, Folder 15

Manuscript. January 30, 1923.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 13 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 15a

Correspondence to and from publisher. January 30, 1923.

Physical Description: (6 items: Typewritten letter [signed] and Typewritten letter [carbon], 7 leaves)
Box 6, Folders 16-16a

“Five fathoms down,” n.d.

Box 6, Folder 16

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 26 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 16a

Correspondence to and from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (6 items: Typewritten letter [signed] and Typewritten letter [carbon], 7 leaves)
Box 6, Folders 17-17a

“Water,” n.d.

Box 6, Folder 17

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 35 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 17a

Correspondence from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (4 items: Typewritten letter [signed], 4 leaves)
 

Air Stories

Box 2, Folder 36

“Twenty-four hours,” October 1927.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 23 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 14

“Fire mountain,” November 1927.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 27 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 15

“Winged quest,” December 1928.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 89 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 16

“White feathers,” August 1929.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 81 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 17

“Four and twenty blackbirds,” August 1930.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 126 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 1

“Buccaneers awing,” March 1931.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 196 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 2

“Over the spot,” July 1931.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 101 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 4

“By wing and sea,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 70 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 5

“Gold from the sky,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 103 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 6

“Spanish gold,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 20 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 3

“Thundering canoes,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 97 leaves)
 

Black Mask

Box 1, Folders 12-12a

“The seven gilded balls,” September 1922 and n.d.

Box 1, Folder 12

Manuscript. September 1922.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 17 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 12a

Correspondence from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten letter [signed], 1 leaf)
Box 1, Folders 14-14a

“The gold-digger's man,” October 1922

Box 1, Folder 14

Manuscript. October 1922.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 11 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 14a

Correspondence from publishers. October 1922.

Physical Description: 2 items: Autograph letter signed and Typewritten letter with holograph corrections, 2 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 15-15d

“Half across the world,” October 1922

Box 1, Folder 15

Manuscript. October 1922.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten with holograph corrections, 5 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 15a

Manuscript. October 1922.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 15 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 15b

Manuscript. October 1922.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 25 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 15c

Manuscript. October 1922.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 5 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 15d

Correspondence to and from publishers. October 1922.

Physical Description: (10 items: Document, Typewritten letter [signed] and Typewritten letter, 10 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 16-16a

“The ghost ship,” March 1, 1923

Box 1, Folder 16

Manuscript. March 1, 1923.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 49 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 16a

Correspondence to and from publishers. March 1, 1923.

Physical Description: (6 items: Letter signed and Typewritten letter, 8 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 17-17a

“In mutiny,” May 15, 1923

Box 1, Folder 17

Manuscript. May 15, 1923.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 15 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 17a

Correspondence to and from publishers. May 15, 1923.

Physical Description: (8 items: Typewritten letter [signed], Typewritten letter [carbon], 9 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 18-18b

“Call out the Clan!” June 1, 1923

Box 1, Folder 18

Manuscript. June 1, 1923.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 66 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 18a

Manuscript. June 1, 1923.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 7 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 18b

Correspondence to and from publisher. June 1, 1923.

Physical Description: (9 items: Typewritten letter [carbon], Typewritten letter [signed] and Document, 12 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 19-19a

“The useless man,” July 15, 1923

Box 1, Folder 19

Manuscript. July 15, 1923.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 19 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 19a

Correspondence to and from publishers. July 15, 1923.

Physical Description: (6 items: Letter signed, Typewritten letter [signed] and Typewritten letter [carbon], 6 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 20-20b

“The black gauntlet,” August 15, 1923

Box 1, Folder 20

Manuscript. August 15, 1923.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 67 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 20a

Correspondence to publisher. August 15, 1923.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten letter [carbon], 1 leaf)
Box 1, Folder 20b

Manuscript. August 15, 1923.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 67 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 21-21a

“One dried head,” November/December 1923

Box 1, Folder 21

Manuscript. November/December 1923.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 99 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 21a

Correspondence to and from publisher. November/December 1923.

Physical Description: (3 items: Typewritten letter [signed], Typewritten letter [carbon] and Letter signed, 4 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 12

“The gentle art of drying heads,” November 1, 1923.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon], 2 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 1-1a

“When a wizard woos,” January 1, 1924

Box 1, Folder 1

Correspondence to publisher. January 1, 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten letter [carbon], 1 leaf)
Box 1, Folder 1a

Manuscript. January 1, 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 5 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 2-2b

“On ten palms island,” March 15, 1924

Box 1, Folder 2

Manuscript. March 15, 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 31 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 2a

Correspondence to and from publisher. March 15, 1924.

Physical Description: 2 items: Typewritten letter [carbon] and Letter signed [holograph], 2 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 2b

Manuscript. March 15, 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 31 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 3-3c

“Painted skulls,” October 1924

Box 1, Folder 3

Manuscript. October 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 50 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 3a

Correspondence to and from publishers. October 1924.

Physical Description: (6 items: Typewritten letter [signed] and Typewritten letter, 6 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 3b

Manuscript. October 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 44 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 3c

Manuscript. October 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 44 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 4

“Three lavender envelopes,” April 1926.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon], 35 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 5-5c

“Hall of the singing bell,” n.d.

Box 1, Folder 5

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 25 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 5a

Correspondence to and from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (4 items: Typewritten letter [carbon], Typewritten letter [signed] and Letter signed, 4 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 5b

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 32 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 5c

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 16 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 8

“The knife,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 34 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 13-13a

“Poisoned gas,” n.d.

Box 1, Folder 13

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 27 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 13a

Correspondence to and from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (4 items: Typewritten letter [signed] and Typewritten letter [carbon], 4 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 6-6b

“That yellow devil,” n.d.

Box 1, Folder 6

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 89 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 6a

Correspondence to and from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (3 items: Letter signed and Typewritten letter [carbon], 3 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 6b

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 89 leaves)
Box 1, Folders 7-7a

“Shark-bait,” n.d.

Box 1, Folder 7

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 5 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 7a

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 5 leaves)
 

Blue Book

Box 5, Folders 11-11a

“Ten pieces of silver,” June 1940

Box 5, Folder 11

Manuscript. June 1940.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 51 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 11a

Correspondence to and from publishers. June 1940.

Physical Description: (7 items: Typewritten letter [signed], Typewritten letter and Typewritten letter [carbon], 7 leaves)
 

Brief Stories

Box 6, Folder 10

“Desert toll,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph notations, 24 leaves)
 

Capper's Farmer

Box 6, Folders 14-14a

“Stolen wings,” n.d.

Box 6, Folder 14

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 102 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 14a

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections and notations, 95 leaves)
 

Contact

Box 3, Folders 11-11a

“The devil's replacement,” November 1933

Box 3, Folder 11

Manuscript. November 1933.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph notations, 22 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 11a

Manuscript. November 1933.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten, 2 leaves)
 

Dance Lovers' Magazine

Box 5, Folders 18-18a

“The dancer in the mist,” April 1924

Box 5, Folder 18

Manuscript. April 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten with holograph corrections, 19 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 18a

Correspondence from publisher. April 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten letter [signed], 1 leaf.
 

Detective Fiction Weekly

Box 4, Folders 14-14a

“The clue of the walking dog,” January 1, 1938

Box 4, Folder 14

“The clue of the walking dog,” January 1, 1938.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections and notations, 83 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 14a

Correspondence to and from publisher. January 1, 1938.

Physical Description: (7 items: Typewritten letter [signed], Typewritten letter [carbon] and Card, 7 leaves)
 

Esquire

Box 6, Folders 19-19a

“I am a fourth-class postmaster,” n.d.

Box 6, Folder 19

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 16 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 19a

Correspondence to and from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (5 items: Typewritten letter [signed] and Typewritten letter [carbon], 5 leaves)
 

Fawcett's Triple-X

Box 4, Folders 15-15a

“The pirate parson,” July 1924

Box 4, Folder 15

Manuscript. July 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 35 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 15a

Correspondence from publisher. July 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten letter [signed], 1 leaf.
Box 4, Folder 19

“Between friends,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 26 leaves)
Box 4, Folders 17-17b

“Desert madness,” n.d.

Box 4, Folder 17

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 61 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 17a

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 51 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 17b

Manuscript (Copy of 17a). n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 51 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 18

“The house of skulls,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 26 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 20

“One good turn,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph notations, 20 leaves)
 

Fighting Romances

Box 4, Folder 21

“The purple octopus,” March 1926.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 54 leaves)

Note

Original title: The Octopus and the spider.
Box 4, Folder 22

“Sand,” April 1926.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 21 leaves)

Note

Original title: One grain of sand.
Box 5, Folder 1

“The siren of the south seas,” June 1926.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript with holograph corrections, 156 leaves)
 

Flynn's Detective Fiction

Box 4, Folder 9

“The silver of steel,” July 8, 1933.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 27 leaves)
Box 4, Folders 10-10a

“Spear of the sea,” September 9, 1933

Box 4, Folder 10

Manuscript. September 9, 1933.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph notations and corrections, 26 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 10a

Plot outline. September 9, 1933.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections and notations, 4 leaves)
 

Flynn's Detective Stories

Box 4, Folders 10b-10c

“Spear of the sea,” September 9, 1933

Box 4, Folder 10b

Rough outline. September 9, 1933.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript, holograph notations, 3 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 10c

Outline synopsis. September 9, 1933.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript with holograph notations, 3 leaves)
 

Flynn's Detective Fiction

Box 4, Folders 11-11b

“Death at four fathoms,” December 2, 1933

Box 4, Folder 11

Manuscript. December 2, 1933.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph notations and corrections, 21 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 11b

Outline synopsis. December 2, 1933.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript with holograph notations and corrections, 6 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 11a

Fragment from first draft[?]. December 2, 1933.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 5 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 12

“Nine fingers,” December 16, 1933.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections and notations, 23 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 13

“Twenty francs gold,” April 14, 1934.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph notations, 20 leaves)
 

International Detective

Box 5, Folder 16

“Moths to the light,” September 1933.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph notations, 21 leaves)
 

Lariat

Box 6, Folders 11-11a

“Matches,” n.d.

Box 6, Folder 11

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph notations, 18 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 11a

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 18 leaves)
 

Love Stories

Box 5, Folders 17-17a

“The flower of betrothal,” November 9, 1923

Scope and Content Note

Original title: White hibiscus.
Box 5, Folder 17

Manuscript. November 9, 1923.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 21 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 17a

Correspondence from publisher. November 9, 1923.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten letter [signed] with holograph notations, 1 leaf.
 

Metropolitan

Box 5, Folders 6-6a

“Driftwood,” n.d.

Box 5, Folder 6

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 14 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 6a

Correspondence from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten letter [signed] with holograph notations, 1 leaf)
 

Mystery Magazine

Box 5, Folders 8-8a

“White spots,” December 1, 1922

Box 5, Folder 8

Manuscript. December 1, 1922.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 17 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 8a

Correspondence from publisher. December 1, 1922.

Physical Description: (1 item: Letter signed, 1 leaf.
 

Mystery

Box 5, Folders 9-9a

“White devil,” n.d.

Box 5, Folder 9

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 23 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 9a

Correspondence to and from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: 3 items: Typewritten letter [signed], Letter signed, Typewritten letter [carbon], 3 leaves)
 

Novelets

Box 4, Folders 1-1a

“One jungle night,” May 1924

Scope and Content Note

Original title: The Cobra's mate.
Box 4, Folder 1

Manuscript. May 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph notations, 41 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 1a

Correspondence to and from publisher. May 1924.

Physical Description: (2 items: Typewritten letter [signed] and Typewritten letter [carbon], 3 leaves)
Box 4, Folders 2-2b

“Islands of desire,” August 1924

Scope and Content Note

Original title: Island stuff.
Box 4, Folder 2

Manuscript. August 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 28 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 2a

Second draft. August 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon], 34 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 2b

Correspondence from publisher. August 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten letter [signed] with holograph notations, 1 leaf.
Box 4, Folder 3

“Green dice,” February 1925.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 54 leaves)
Box 6, Folders 4-4a

“The cobra's mate,” n.d.

Box 6, Folder 4

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 25 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 4a

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 25 leaves)
 

Photoplay

Box 6, Folder 2

“More than hunger,” December 1927.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon], 25 leaves)
 

Real Life Stories

Box 5, Folders 12-12b

“The broken commandment,” April 1924

Box 5, Folder 12

Manuscript. April 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 16 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 12a

Manuscript. April 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 11 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 12b

Correspondence from publisher. April 1924.

Physical Description: (3 items: Typewritten letter [signed], Document, Letter signed, 3 leaves)
Box 5, Folders 15-15a

“A drum in the night,” n.d.

Box 5, Folder 15

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections and notations, 25 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 15a

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 25 leaves)
Box 5, Folders 13-13c

“The jade jars,” n.d.

Box 5, Folders 13

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 12 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 13a

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 11 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 13b

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 11 Ieaves.
Box 5, Folder 13c

Correspondence to and from publishers. n.d.

Physical Description: (4 items: Typewritten letter [signed], Typewritten letter [carbon], Letter signed, 9 leaves)
Box 5, Folders 14-14a

“One half hour,” n.d.

Box 5, Folder 14

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 8 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 14a

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph notations, 8 leaves)
 

Screen Secrets

Box 4, Folders 16-16a

“A million or bust,” November 1927/February 1928

Box 4, Folder 16

Magazine clippings. November 1927/February 1928.

Physical Description: (2 items: 22 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 16a

Correspondence from publisher. November 1927/February 1928.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten letter [signed], 1 leaf)
 

Secrets

Box 6, Folders 7-7b

“At dawn I keep a tryst with madame,” n.d.

Box 6, Folder 7

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 9 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 7a

Correspondence to and from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (5 items: Typewritten letter [signed] and Typewritten letter [carbon], 5 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 7b

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 8 leaves)
Box 6, Folders 8-8d

“Bait,” n.d.

Box 6, Folder 8

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 7 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 8a

Correspondence to and from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (7 items: Typewritten letter [signed], Typewritten letter [carbon] and Card, 7 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 8b

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 7 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 8c

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 7 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 8d

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 7 leaves)
 

Short Stories

Box 4, Folders 23-23a

“By the print of a foot,” September 10, 1937

Box 4, Folder 23

Manuscript. September 10, 1937.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 27 leaves)

Note

(Vermin damaged[?])
Box 4, Folder 23a

Correspondence to and from publisher. September 10, 1937.

Physical Description: Typewritten letter [carbon] and Typewritten letter [signed], Document, 3 leaves)
Box 4, Folder 24

“The reef,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 52 leaves)
Box 5, Folders 4-4b

“The stairway to the sun,” n.d.

Box 5, Folder 4

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 44 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 4a

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 23 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 4b

Correspondence to and from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (3 items: Typewritten letter [carbon] and Typewritten letter [signed], 3 leaves)
Box 5, Folders 5-5a

“The wings of the morning,” n.d.

Box 5, Folder 5

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections and notations, 22 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 5a

Correspondence to and from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (5 items: Typewritten letter [signed] and Typewritten letter [carbon], 5 leaves)
Box 5, Folders 2-2a

“The witch is dead,” January 25, 1949

Box 5, Folder 2

Manuscript. January 25, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 88 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 2a

Correspondence to and from publisher. January 25, 1949.

Physical Description: (4 items: Typewritten letter, Typewritten letter [signed] and Typewritten letter [carbon], 4 leaves)
 

Smart Set

Box 6, Folder 12

“Smoke,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph notations and corrections, 14 leaves)
 

Soldier Stories

Box 6, Folder 1

“The devil's squadron,” April 1929.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph notations, 106 leaves)

Scope and Content Note

Original title: L'escadrille du diable.
 

Special Detective

Box 5, Folders 19-19a

“Dead hand from the sea,” October 1937

Box 5, Folder 19

Manuscript. October 1937.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 59 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 19a

Correspondence to and from publisher. October 1937.

Physical Description: (11 items: Typewritten letter [signed] Typewritten letter [carbon], 11 leaves)
 

Telling Tales

Box 6, Folder 3

“The talisman,” March 25, 1925.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon], 22 leaves)
 

Top Notch

Box 6, Folders 6-6b

“Death in the night,” n.d.

Box 6, Folder 6

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 39 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 6a

Correspondence from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten letter [signed], 1 leaf)
Box 6, Folder 6b

Outline. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Holograph, 2 leaves)
Box 6, Folders 5-5a

“Stubborn men,” n.d.

Box 6, Folder 5

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph notations, 20 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 5a

Outline. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Holograph, 1 leaf)
 

True Detective Stories

Box 6, Folders 9-9b

“That squares it,” March 3, 1924

Box 6, Folder 9

Manuscript. March 3, 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 19 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 9a

Correspondence to and from publishers. n.d.

Physical Description: (4 items: Typewritten letter [signed], Typewritten letter [carbon], Letter signed, 4 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 9b

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 14 leaves)
 

Wings

Box 1, Folder 10

“Barbe goes solo,” April 1928.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon], 28 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 11

“Unfinished business,” May 1928.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon], 18 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 22

“Barbe flies alone,” June 1928.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 19 leaves)
Box 1, Folder 23

“Ghost wings,” July 1928.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 76 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 1

“Flaming gas,” August 1928.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 20 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 2

“War on the wing,” September 1928.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 21 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 8

“Star robbers,” October 1928.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph notations, 205 leaves)
Box 2, Folders 3-3a

“Hounds of the horizon,” February 1930

Box 2, Folder 3

Manuscript. February 1930.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 105 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 3a

Manuscript. February 1930.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 3 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 4

“Treasure flight,” March 1930.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 20 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 5

“Gringo wings,” July 1930.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 91 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 6

“Ships that crash,” January 1931.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 102 leaves)
Box 2, Folders 7-7b

“Devil on wings,” April 1932

Box 2, Folder 7

Manuscript. April 1932.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon], 101 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 7a

Manuscript. April 1932.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten, 11 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 7b

Publisher's memoranda re synopsis. April 1932.

Physical Description: 2 items: Document, 2 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 9

“Brethren of the wing,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon], 118 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 10

“The mad skipper,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 77 leaves)
 

The Writer's Monthly

Box 5, Folders 7-7a

“Romance,” August 1924

Box 5, Folder 7

Manuscript. August 1924.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections, 5 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 7a

Correspondence to and from publisher. August 1924.

Physical Description: (2 items: Typewritten letter and Typewritten letter [carbon], 2 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 10

“From the stone-age to electricity,” July 1925.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon], 5 leaves)
 

[Unpublished?]

Box 1, Folder 9

“The gambling girl,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript, 21 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 9

“The gold-brick,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon], 120 leaves)
Box 6, Folders 18-18a

“Men without matches,” n.d.

Box 6, Folder 18

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph corrections and notations, 30 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 18a

Correspondence to and from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: (7 items: Typewritten letter [signed], Typewritten letter [carbon], Card and Typewritten manuscript, 12 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 12

“The red road,” n.d.]

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 102 leaves)
Box 2, Folder 11

“Rover wings,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 67 leaves)
Box 5, Folder 3

“Thirteen heads,” n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [carbon] with holograph corrections, 40 leaves)
Box 6, Folders 13-13a

“The wicker chair,” n.d.

Box 6, Folder 13

Manuscript. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten [carbon] with holograph notations, 31 leaves)
Box 6, Folder 13a

Correspondence to and from publisher. n.d.

Physical Description: 2 items: Typewritten letter [signed] and Typewritten letter [carbon], 2 leaves)
 

Story Record of Neil North

Box 3, Folder 13

Account records of Petersen's stories. 1920-1938.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [photocopy], 88 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 14

Account records of Petersen's stories. 1920-1938.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [photocopy], pam-bound, 88 leaves)
 

Account Record File Cards

Box 3, 6, Folder 18a

Account record file cards. 1920-1938.

Physical Description: (170 items: Documents with holograph notations, 170 leaves)
 

Checklist: Petersen stories

Box 6, Folder 20

Checklist compiled by E.R. Hagemann. July 1985.

Physical Description: (1 item: Typewritten manuscript [photocopy], 11 leaves)