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DONALD BARKER PAPERS 1902-1922
HM 61461 - 61657  
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Manuscripts and Correspondence

Box 1

Clifton, Wallace C. A Piece of Steak: film scenario adapted from the story by Jack London, 1876-1916, c. 1904-1913, MS. HM 61461.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 13 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

With autograph notes and corrections by?.
Box 1

Clifton, Wallace C. A Piece of Steak: film scenario adapted from the story by Jack London, 1876-1916, c. 1904-1913, Carbon Copy. HM 61462.

Physical Description: (MS., typewritten: 14 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Also: Note from Daniel Sydney Ayres to Jack London, 1876-1916, dated June 20, 1913.
Box 1

Clifton, Wallace C. The Sea Wolf: film scenario adapted from the novel by Jack London, 1876-1916, c. 1904-1913, MS. HM 61463.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 22 p.
Box 1

London, Jack, 1876-1916, and London, Charmian. First Draft for the Affidavit of Charmian London, in the case of the Balboa Amusement Producing Company v. Jack London,1876-1916, Frank A. Garbutt, Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, H.T. Rudisill, and Bosworth, Inc., [1913], M.S. HM61464.

Physical Description: (typewritten:4 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Autograph note from author to Frank A. Garbutt indicates this is an attempt at a legal type document.
Box 1

-----. Chronology of London-Horkheimer-Bosworth Negotiations, 1913, MS. HM 61465.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 3 p. ).
Box 1

-----. Recollection of events occurring on October 18, 1913, between H.M. Horkheimer, Hayden, and Hill, 1913, Oct. 18, MS. HM 61466.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 1

Avery & French. 1 letter (1915, Mar. 26) to Flint & Jutten, L.S. HM 61467.

Physical Description: (typewritten:1 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Also: Note to Miss Roberts.
Box 1

Ayres, Daniel Sydney. 4 letters (1913) to Jack London, 1876-1916. HM 61468-61471.

Box 1

Baker, Hettie Gray. 1 letter (1914, June 1) to Donald Barker, L.S. HM 61472.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 1

Baker Hettie Gray. 1 letter (1913, Oct. 6) to Register of Copyrights, Library of Congress, Telegram HM 61473.

Physical Description: (1 p.).
Box 1

Barker, Donald. 2 letters (1913, Nov. 7) to Bosworth, Inc. HM 61474-61475.

Box 1

Barker, Donald. 1 letter (1913, Oct. 8) to George P. Brett, Telegram HM 61476.

Physical Description: (1 p.).
Box 1

Barker, Donald. 1 letter (1913, Oct. 8) to Curtis Publishing Company, Telegram HM61477.

Physical Description: (2 p.).
Box 1

Barker, Donald. 11 letters(1913-1916) to Frank A. Garbutt. HM 61478-61488.

Box 1

Barker, Donald. 1 letter (1915, Mar. 17) to Gray, Barker, & Brown, Carbon Copy HM 61489.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 1

Barker, Donald. 1 letter (1913, Nov. 13) to Robert Otis Hayward, Carbon Copy HM 61490.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten: 2 p. ).
Box 1

Barker, Donald. 12 letters(1913-1915) to Jack London, 1876-1916. HM 61491-61502.

Box 1

Barker, Donald. 1 letter (1916, July 5) to J.P. McHale, Carbon Copy HM 61503.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 1

Barker, Donald. 1 letter (1913, Nov. 13) to Charles C. Nadal, Carbon Copy HM 61504.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 1

Barker, Donald. 1 letter (1914, Sep. 25) to Pacific Coast Casualty Company, Carbon Copy HM 61505.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten:1 p. ).
Box 1

Barker, Donald. 1 letter (1913, Sep. 16) to Register of Copyrights, Library of Congress, Carbon Copy HM 61506.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten: 1 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Also: Receipt for U.S. Postal Money Order and Receipt for Registered Mail.
Box 1

Barker, Donald. 6 letters (1913) toArthur Cheney Train, 1875-1945. HM 61507-61512.

 

Correspondence

Box 2

Bosworth, Hobart, 1867-1943. 1 letter(1913, Oct. 10) to Donald Barker, L.S. HM 61513.

Physical Description: (typewritten:2 p. ).
Box 2

Bosworth, Hobart, 1867-1943. 1 letter(1913, Sep. 8) to Jack London, 1876-1916, Telegram HM 61514.

Physical Description: (1 p.).
Box 2

Bosworth, Inc. 3 letters(1913-1915) to Donald Barker. HM 61515-61517.

Box 2

Brett, George P. 1 letter (1913, Oct. 9) to Donald Barker, Telegram HM 61518.

Physical Description: (1 p.).
Box 2

Britton & Gray. 4 letters (1913) toFlint, Gray & Barker. HM 61519-61522.

Box 2

Curtis Publishing Company. 1 letter (1913, Oct. 9) to Flint, Gray & Barker, L.S. HM 61523.

Physical Description: (Typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 2

Finnen, F.H. 1 letter (1914, Sep. 25) toGray, Barker & Bowen, L.S. HM 61524.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 2

Flint, Gray & Barker. 1 letter (1913, Nov. 13) to Bosworth, Inc., Carbon Copy HM 61525.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten:1 p. ).
Box 2

Flint, Gray & Barker. 4 letters(1913) to Britton & Gray. HM 61526-61529.

Box 2

Flint, Gray & Barker. 1 letter (1913, Oct. 27) to Pacific Coast Casualty Company, Carbon Copy HM 61530.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 2

Flint, Gray & Barker. 1 letter (1913, Dec. 8) to J.A. Quinn, L.S. HM 61531.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Also: Signed copy.
Box 2

Garbutt, Frank A. 6 letters(1913-1915) to Donald Barker. HM 61532-61537.

Box 2

Gaumont Company. 1 letter (1913, Aug. 9) to Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, L.S. HM 61538.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 2

Gray, Barker & Bowen. 1 letter (1915, Mar. 29) to Avery & French, Carbon Copy HM 61539.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 2

Johnson, Lignan. 1 letter (1913, Oct. 10) to Horkheimer & Cohen, Carbon Copy HM 61540.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten: 2 p. ).
Box 2

Lawler, Oscar, 1875-1966. 1 letter(1914, Jan. 31) to Donald Barker, L.S. HM 61541.

Physical Description: (typewritten:1 p. ).
Box 2

London, Charmian. 1 letter (1913, Oct. 17) to Galbraith Welch, Carbon Copy HM 61542.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 2

London, Jack, 1876-1916. 3 letters(1913) to Daniel Sydney Ayres. HM 61543-61545.

Box 2

London, Jack, 1876-1916. 5 letters(1913) to Donald Barker. HM 61546-61550.

Box 2

London, Jack, 1876-1916. 1 letter(1913, Sep. 8) to Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, Telegram HM 61551.

Physical Description: (1 p.).
Box 2

London, Jack, 1876-1916. 1 letter(1913, Oct. 17) to George P. Brett, Carbon Copy HM 61552.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten: 2 p. ).
Box 2

London, Jack, 1876-1916. 4 letters(1913) to Frank A. Garbutt. HM 61553-61556.

Box 2

London, Jack, 1876-1916. 1 letter[1913?] to his Friends, L. HM 61557.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 2

London, Jack, 1876-1916. 1 letter(1913, July 9) to H.M. Horkheimer, Telegram HM 61558.

Physical Description: (A.L.S.:1 p. ).
Box 2

London, Jack, 1876-1916. 1 letter(1913, Oct. 17) to Hughes Massie, Carbon Copy HM 61559.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten: 2 p. ).
Box 2

London, Jack, 1876-1916. 3 letters(1913) to Arthur Cheney Train, 1875-1945. HM 61560-61562.

Box 2

London, Jack, 1876-1916. 1 letter(1913, Oct. 7) to?, Carbon Copy HM 61563.

Physical Description: (L., typewritten: 2 p. ).
Box 2

McHale, J.P. 1 letter (1916, June 28) toDonald Barker, L.S. HM 61564.

Physical Description: (typewritten, 1 p. ).
Box 2

Macmillan Company. 1 letter (1913, Oct. 8) to Donald Barker, Telegram HM 61565.

Physical Description: (1 p.).
Box 2

Motography. 1 letter (1913, Aug. 6) toHobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, L.S. HM 61566.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 2

Office of Clerk of U.S. District Court. 2 letters(1913-1914) to Flint, Gray & Barker. HM 61567-61568.

Box 2

Register of Copyrights, Library of Congress. 1 letter(1913, Oct. 7) to Hettie Gray Baker, Telegram HM 61569.

Physical Description: (1 p.).
Box 2

The Saturday Evening Post. 1 letter (1913, Oct. 9) to Flint, Gray & Barker, Telegram HM 61570.

Physical Description: (1 p.).
Box 2

Shipman, Ernest. 1 letter (1913, Sep. 2) to Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, L.S. HM 61571.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Also: Copy of letter from H.M. Horkheimer to Warner Feature Films, Aug. 27, 1913. Also: Copy of contract between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Daniel Sydney Ayres, Feb. 26, 1913.
Box 2

Solberg, Thorvald, 1852-1949. 2 letters(1913-1922) to Flint, Gray & Barker. HM 61572-61573.

Box 2

Train, Arthur Cheney, 1875-1945. 1 letter(1913, Oct. 11) to Donald Barker, Telegram HM 61574.

Physical Description: (1 p.).
Box 2

Train, Arthur Cheney, 1875-1945, andBayne, Hugh Aiken, 1870-1954. 1 letter (1913, Dec. 15) to Donald Barker, L.S. HM 61575.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 5 p. ).
Box 2

Train, Arthur Cheney, 1875-1945. 1 letter(1913, Oct. 14) to Jack London, 1876-1916, Telegram HM 61576.

Physical Description: (1 p.).
Box 2

Ville de Paris. 1 letter (1914, Apr. 13) to Donald Barker, L.S. HM 61577.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
 

Documents

Box 3

1902, Apr. 21, Agreement between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Macmillan Company, concerning London's The Children of the Frost, D. HM 61578.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 3 p. ).
Box 3

1902, Dec. 1, Agreement between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Macmillan Company, concerning London's volume of Klondike Stories, Fish-Patrol Stories, The Kempton-Wace Letters, The People of the Abyss, The Flight of the Duchess, and The Mercy of the Sea, D. HM 61579.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 6 p. ).
Box 3

1903, Mar. 26, Agreement between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Macmillan Company, concerning London's The Call of the Wild, D. HM 61580.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 2 p. ).
Box 3

1904, Aug. 1, Agreement between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Macmillan Company, concerning all work undertaken or produced by London during 1905, D. HM 61581.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
Box 3

1905, Sep. 13, Agreement between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Macmillan Company, concerning all works undertaken or produced by London during 1906, D. HM 61582.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
Box 3

1906, Oct. 8, Agreement between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Macmillan Company, concerning all works undertaken or produced by London during 1907, D. HM 61583.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
Box 3

1907, June 17, Agreement between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Macmillan Company, concerning all works undertaken or produced by London during 1908, D. HM 61584.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
Box 3

1908, May 4, Agreement between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Macmillan Company, concerning all works undertaken or produced by London during 1909, D. HM 61585.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
Box 3

1909, Dec. 14, Agreement between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Macmillan Company, concerning all works undertaken or produced by London during 1910, D. HM 61586.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
Box 3

1911, Jan. 9, Supplementary Agreement to Contract Made and Dated Nov. 8, 1910, between Macmillan Company and Jack London, 1876-1916, D. HM 61587.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Also: Copy of contract between Macmillan Company and Jack London, 1876-1916, made and dated Nov. 8, 1910.
Box 3

1911, Aug. 5, Agreement between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Macmillan Company, concerning a new novel to be ready for publication in 1912 or early 1913, D. HM 61588.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 3 p. ).
Box 3

1911, Aug. 5, Amendment of the Nov. 8, 1910 contract between Macmillan Company and Jack London, 1876-1916, D. HM 61589.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 2 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Feb. 26, Agreement between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Daniel Sydney Ayres, D. HM 61590.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 7 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Apr. 29, Modification of contract between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Daniel Sydney Ayres, made and dated Feb. 26, 1913, D. HM 61591.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 3 p. ).
Box 3

1913, July 26, Agreement made between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt concerning the moving picture rights of London's works, D. HM 61592.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 9 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Sep. 10, Acknowledgment by Flint, Gray & Barker of receipt of items from Frank A. Garbutt, D. HM 61593.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Sep. 18, Order to show cause filed by plaintiffs in the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D.S. HM 61594.

Physical Description: (typewritten:2 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Sep. 18, Receipt for Flint, Gray & Barker for clerk's fees paid in the U.S. District Court, Southern District of California, in the case of Jack London, 1876-1916, et. al., v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, D. HM 61595.

Physical Description: (1 p.); printed form, filled in.
Box 3

1913, Sep. 19, Receipt to Flint, Gray & Barker for services of the United States Marshal in the case of Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D. HM 61596.

Physical Description: (1 p.); printed form, filled in.
Box 3

1913, Sep. 19, Stipulation and agreement by plaintiffs and defendants to change the date of the defendants' appearance in court, D.S. HM 61597.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Sep. 20, Affidavit of plaintiff Frank A. Garbutt in the case of Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, H.M. Horkheimer, et. al., D.S. HM 61598.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Sep. 20, Affidavit of H.T. Rudisill concerning the case of Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company and H.M Horkheimer, et. al., D.S. HM 61599.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Sep. 22, Amended order to show cause filed by the plaintiffs in the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D.S. HM 61600.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 2 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Sep. 22, Receipt to Flint, Gray & Barker for services of the United States Marshal in the case of Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D. HM 61601.

Physical Description: (1 p.); printed form, filled in.
Box 3

1913, Sep. 24, Affidavit of Jack London, 1876-1916, in the case of Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company and H.M. Horkheimer, et. al., D.S. HM 61602.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 11 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Also: Exhibit Acopy of contract between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Daniel Sydney Ayres. Also: Exhibit Bcopy of modification of contract between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Daniel Sydney Ayres.
Box 3

1913, Sep. 27, Affidavit of Robert Brotherton in the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D.S. HM 61603.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 3 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Sep. 27, Affidavit of Robert Brotherton, employee of The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, in the case of Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company and H.M. Horkeimer, et. al., D. HM 61604.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 3 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Sep. 27, Affidavit of Defendant, H.M. Horkheimer, in the case of Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, a corporation, H.M. Horkheimer, et. al., D. HM 61605.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 11 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Sep. 27, Affidavit of H.M. Horkheimer in the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D. HM 61606.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 11 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Sep. 27, Notice to the plaintiffs, Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt, that the affidavits of the defendants will be used in support of the defendants' motion to dismiss, D. HM 61607.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Sep., Affidavit of Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, concerning the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company and H.M. Horkheimer, et. al., D. HM 61608.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Sep., Complaint for Injunction and Damages for Infringement of Copyright in the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, D. HM 61609.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 20 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Oct. 10, Stipulation extending the time the plaintiffs, Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt, have to file an amended complaint, and an order by the judge, D.S. HM 61610.

Physical Description: (typewritten:1 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Oct. 11, Copies of the original record of copyright for Century Magazine, Jan.-Nov., 1904, deposited in the Library of Congress, certified by Thorvald Solberg, 1852-1949, Register of Copyrights, D. HM 61611.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 23 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Oct. 11, Copies of the original record of copyright for The Sea Wolf by Jack London, 1876-1916, deposited in the Library of Congress, certified by Thorvald Solberg, 1852-1949, Register of Copyrights, D. HM 61612.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Oct. 11, Copyright certificate from the Library of Congress for Vol. LXVII, No. 3, 1904. The January Century Magazine, D.S. HM 61613.

Physical Description: (1 p.); printed form, filled in. Also: Envelope.
Box 3

1913, Oct. 15, Amended Complaint for Injunction and Damages for Infringement of Copyright in the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, D.S. HM 61614.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 19 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Oct., Affidavit of Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, concerning the case The Balboa Amusement Producing Company v. Jack London, 1876-1916, et. al., D. HM 61615.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 12 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Oct., Affidavit of Frank A. Garbutt concerning the case The Balboa Amusement Producing Company v. Jack London, 1876-1916, et. al., D. HM 61616.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 6 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Also: Exhibit Acopy of contract between Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt.
Box 3

1913, Dec. 8, Instructions to Marshal to serve a subpoena upon J.A. Quinn, proprietor of Lyceum Theater and Garrick Theater, D.S. HM 61617.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Dec. 9, Receipt for Flint, Gray & Barker for clerk's fees in the U.S. District Court, Southern District of California, in the case of Jack London, 1876-1916, et. al., v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, D. HM 61618.

Physical Description: (1 p.); printed form, filled in.
Box 3

1913, Dec. 12, Receipt to Flint, Gray & Barker for services of the United States Marshal in the case of Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D. HM 61619.

Physical Description: (1 p.); printed form, filled in.
Box 3

1913, Dec. 13, Instructions to Marshal to serve a subpoena upon Richard Roe, conductor of the American Theater at Long Beach, CA, D. HM 61620.

Physical Description: (typewritten:1 p. ).
Box 3

1913, Dec. 13, Memorandum of an Agreement between The Balboa Amusement Producing Company and H.M. Horkheimer, Bosworth, Inc., Frank A. Garbutt, and Jack London, 1876-1916, D.S. HM 61621.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Also: Signed copy of the agreement.
Box 3

1913, Dec. 13, Memorandum of Agreement between The Balboa Amusement Producing Company and H.M. Horkheimer, Bosworth, Inc., Frank A. Garbutt, and Jack London, 1876-1916, D. HM 61622.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
 

Documents and Ephemera

Box 4

1913, Dec. 16, Affidavit of George P. Brett, President of the Macmillan Company, concerning the case The Balboa Amusement Producing Company v. Jack London, 1876-1916, et. al., D.S. HM 61623.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 5 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

First draft.
Box 4

1913, Dec. 16, Affidavit of George P. Brett, President of the Macmillan Company, concerning the case The Balboa Amusement Producing Company v. Jack London, 1876-1916, Frank A. Garbutt, Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, and Bosworth, Inc., D.S. HM 61624.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 5 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Second draft.
Box 4

1913, Dec. 16, Affidavit of George P. Brett, President of the Macmillan Company, concerning the case The Balboa Amusement Producing Company v. Jack London, 1876-1916, et. al., D.S. HM 61625.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 5 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Third draft.
Box 4

1913, Dec. 16, Affidavit of George P. Brett, President of the Macmillan Company, concerning the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D.S. HM 61626.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 5 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

First draft.
Box 4

1913, Dec. 16, Affidavit of George P. Brett, President of the Macmillan Company, concerning the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D.S. HM 61627.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 5 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Second draft.
Box 4

1913, Dec. 16, Affidavit of William Webster Ellsworth, 1855-1936, concerning the case The Balboa Amusement Producing Company v. Jack London, 1876-1916, Frank A. Garbutt, Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, H.T. Rudisill, and Bosworth, Inc., D.S. HM 61628.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

First draft.
Box 4

1913, Dec. 16, Affidavit of William Webster Ellsworth, 1855-1936, concerning the case The Balboa Amusement Producing Company v. Jack London, 1876-1916, Frank A. Garbutt, Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, H.T. Rudisill, and Bosworth, Inc., D.S. HM 61629.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 5 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Witnessed by Commissioner of Deeds for the State of California, Resident in New York, NY.
Box 4

1913, Dec. 16, Affidavit of William Webster Ellsworth, 1855-1936, concerning the case The Balboa Amusement Producing Company v. Jack London, 1876-1916, Frank A. Garbutt, Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, H.T. Rudisill, and Bosworth, Inc., D.S. HM 61630.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 5 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Witnessed by the Notary Public in and for the County of New York, State of New York.
Box 4

1913, Dec. 16, Affidavit of William Webster Ellsworth, 1855-1936, concerning the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D.S. HM 61631.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

First draft.
Box 4

1913, Dec. 16, Affidavit of William Webster Ellsworth, 1855-1936, concerning the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D.S. HM 61632.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Second draft.
Box 4

1913, Dec. 16, Stipulation for Judgment to be entered dismissing the cause in the case of The Balboa Amusement Producing Company v. Jack London, 1876-1916, Frank A. Garbutt, Hobart Bosworth, H.T. Rudisill, and Bosworth, Inc., a corporation, D. HM 61633.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 4

1913, Dec. 20, Receipt for Flint, Gray & Barker for services of the United States Marshal in the case of Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D. HM 61634.

Physical Description: (1 p.); printed form, filled in.
Box 4

1913, Affidavit of George P. Brett, President of the Macmillan Company, concerning the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, D. HM 61635.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 5 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Draft.
Box 4

1913, Affidavit of Jack London, 1876-1916, concerning the case, The Balboa Amusement Producing Company v. Jack London, 1876-1916, Frank A. Garbutt, Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, H.T. Rudisill, and Bosworth, Inc., D. HM 61636.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 3 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

With autograph corrections by?.
Box 4

1913, Affidavit of Jack London, 1876-1916, concerning the case, The Balboa Amusement Producing Company v. Jack London, 1876-1916, Frank A. Garbutt, Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, H.T. Rudisill, and Bosworth, Inc., D. HM 61637.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 5 p. ).
Box 4

1913, Affidavit of -----, who is connected with the Century Company, concerning the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D. HM 61638.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
Box 4

1913, Affidavit of -----, who is a resident of the state of Pennsylvania and who occupies a position with Curtis Publishing Company, concerning the case Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D. HM 61639.

Physical Description: (typewritten:4 p. ).
Box 4

1913, Brief for the lawsuit brought by Jack London, 1876-1916, against The Balboa Amusement Producing Company for infringement of copyright and the right of dramatization for London's A Piece of Steak, D. HM 61640.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 5 p. ).
Box 4

1913, Brief for the lawsuit brought by Jack London, 1876-1916, against The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, for infringement of copyright and the right of dramatization for London's The Sea Wolf, D. HM 61641.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 13 p. ).
Box 4

1913, Declaration and Assignment by the Century Company transferring and assigning copyright as to right of publication in book form, dramatization, and translation to Jack London, 1876-1916, for The Sea Wolf, D. HM 61642.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 3 p. ).
Box 4

1913, Declaration and Assignment by the Curtis Publishing Company transferring and assigning copyright as to right of publication in book form, dramatization, and translation to Jack London, 1876-1916, for the sketch A Piece of Steak, D HM 61643.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 3 p. ).
Box 4

1913, List of applicable U.S. statutes regarding copyright to be used as support in the case of Jack London, 1876-1916, et. al., v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, D. HM 61644.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 3 p. ).
Box 4

1913, Memorandum of an agreement made between Bosworth, Inc., Buyer, and Seller, D. HM 61645.

Physical Description: (typewritten:2. p. ).
Box 4

1913, Memorandum of Authorities regarding copyright, infringement, assignment, etc. for the case Jack London, 1876-1916, et. al., v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, D. HM 61646.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 14 p. ).
Box 4

1913, Memorandum of Authorities regarding copyright law and the right of dramatization of a copyrighted work, D. HM 61647.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 19 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Also: Notes typed on scraps of papers of various sizes, 20 p.
Box 4

1913, Memorandum of Authorities regarding the right of dramatization, infringement or copyright, and remedies for infringement of copyright for the case Jack London, 1876-1916, et. al., v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, et. al., D. HM 61648.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 6 p. ).

Scope and Content Note

Also: Autograph notes by?, 13 p.
Box 4

1913, Motion, filed by The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, to dismiss the complaint made by Jack London, 1876- 1916, and Frank A. Garbutt against The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, D. HM 61649.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 3 p. ).
Box 4

1913, Praecipe to issue an alias subpoena, D.S. HM 61650.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 4

1914, Jan. 8, Assignment by Herbert Heron of all motion picture rights in A Day's Lodging, a short story by Jack London, 1876-1916, to Jack London, 1876-1916, D. HM 61651.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 4

1914, Jan. 10, Assignment by Walter H. Nichols of all right, title, and interest to the moving picture rights in South of the Slot, a story by Jack London, 1876-1916, to Jack London, 1876-1916, D. HM 61652.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 4

1914, Jan. 15, Agreement granting and conveying all right, title, and interest in and to the motion picture rights of the story To Kill A Man by Jack London, 1876-1916, to Jack London, 1876-1916, D. HM 61653.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 4

1914, Jan. 16, Assignment by Ada Lee Bascom of all Motion Picture rights in the stories The Great Interrogation and The Story of Jees Uck by Jack London, 1876-1916, to Jack London, 1876-1916, D. HM 61654.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 4

1914, Feb. 2, Judgment and Stipulation for Judgment in case of Jack London, 1876-1916, and Frank A. Garbutt v. The Balboa Amusement Producing Company, D. HM 61655.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
Box 4

1914, Memorandum of Original Instruments in the Possession of Gray, Barker & Bowen in Re Bosworth, Inc., D. HM 61656.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 1 p. ).
Box 4

Ephemera: Magazines and magazine articles,1913. HM 61657(a).

Box 4

Ephemera: Stray envelopes, miscellaneous notes, etc., c. 1913. HM 61657(b).

Box 4

Ephemera: [London, Jack, 1876-1916]. HM 61657(c).

Scope and Content Note

A.N. on an envelope mailed, 1902, Apr. 21, from the Macmillan Company to Jack London, 1876-1916. Reads: The Children of the Frost.
Box 4

Ephemera: [London, Jack, 1876-1916]. HM 61657(d).

Scope and Content Note

A.N. on an envelope mailed, 1903, Mar. 26, from the Macmillan Company to Jack London, 1876-1916. Reads: The Call of the Wild.
Box 4

Ephemera: [London, Jack, 1876-1916]. HM 61657(e).

Scope and Content Note

A.N. on an empty envelope, [1909]. Reads: Macmillan Contract 1910.
Box 4

Ephemera: [London, Jack, 1876-1916]. HM 61657(f).

Scope and Content Note

A.N. on an empty envelope, [1913]. Reads: Don't Make me Laugh.
 

Added Entries

 

Bayne, Hugh Aiken. Joint author in: Arthur Cheney Train, 1875-1945, and Hugh Aiken Bayne, 1870-1954, letter (1913, Dec. 15) to Donald Barker, L.S. HM 61575.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 5 p. ).
 

London, Charmian. Joint author in: Jack London, 1876-1916, and Charmian London. First draft for the Affidavit of Charmian (Kittredge) London, in the case of The Balboa Amusement Producing Company v. Jack London, 1876-1916, Frank A. Garbutt, Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, H.T. Rudisill, and Bosworth, Inc., [1913], M.S. HM 61464.

Physical Description: (typewritten: 4 p. ).
 

London, Jack. Addressee in: Daniel Sydney Ayres, 4 letters (1913) to Jack London, 1876-1916. HM 61468-61471.

 

London, Jack. Addressee in: Donald Barker, 12 letters(1913-1915) to Jack London, 1876-1916. HM 61491-61502.

 

London, Jack. Addressee in: Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943, letter (1913, Sep. 8) to Jack London, 1876-1916. HM 61514.

 

London, Jack. Addressee in: Arthur Cheney Train, 1875-1945, letter (1913, Oct. 14) to Jack London, 1876-1916. HM 61576.