Finding Aid for the Carolyn See Papers, 1969-

Brieflisted by Brooke Whiting, Anne Caiger, Carole Prietto, Dan Luckenbill, Dellene Tweedale(?), Dydia Delyser, Lilace Hatayama, David MacGill and Jaime Lara. Boxes 117-134 processed by Piyapong Kong Phongpatanakhum, June 2004; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé.
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/
© 2006
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.


Descriptive Summary

Title: Carolyn See Papers
Date (inclusive): 1969-
Collection number: 1397
Creator: See, Carolyn
Extent: 131 boxes (65.5 linear ft.)3 oversize boxes.
Abstract: Carolyn See (1934- ) was a professor in the UCLA Department of English. Her published books include: Mothers, daughters (1977), and Rhine maidens (1981). The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts and manuscript drafts, clippings, books, and printed materials related to Carolyn See's literary career.
Language: English
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
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.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Portions of this collection are restricted. Consult finding aid for additional 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.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Carolyn See, 1969- .

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Carolyn See Papers (Collection Number 1397). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

Biography

See was born January 13, 1934 in Pasadena, California; BA, Los Angeles State College of Applied Arts and Sciences (now California State Los Angeles), 1957; MA (1961) and Ph.D (1963), UCLA; published books include: The rest is done with mirrors (1970), Blue money (1973), Mothers, daughters (1977), and Rhine maidens (1981); co-wrote Two schools of thought (1991) with John Espey; taught at UCLA, Department of English; has also written collaborative books with John Espy and her daughter Lisa See Kendall under the joint pseudonym, Monica Highland: Lotus Land (1983), 110 Shanghai road (1986), Golden days (1986), Greetings from Southern California (1988) and Precious cargo (1990).

Scope and Content

The collection documents the literary and academic career of Carolyn See. It contains early writings, her UCLA doctoral dissertation and manuscripts of her many books, articles and reviews. The collection also includes correspondence, recordings, ephemera and material related to professional organizations.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in the following series:
  1. Correspondence
  2. Writings by Carolyn See
  3. Writings about Carolyn See
  4. Material collected by Carolyn See
  5. Academic and professional material
  6. Personal material
  7. Awards and honors
  8. Memorabilia.

Processing Note

1969 - 1998, brieflisted by Brooke Whiting, Anne Caiger, Carole Prietto, Dan Luckenbill, Dellene Tweedale(?), Dydia Delyser, Lilace Hatayama, David MacGill and Jaime Lara. Boxes 117-134 processed by Piyapong Kong Phongpatanakhum, June 2004.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

See, Carolyn--Archives.
University of California, Los Angeles--Faculty--Archives.
PEN (Organization).
Women authors, American--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.

Genres and Forms of Material

Manuscripts for publication.


Container List

 

Academic and Professional Materials

Box 33

Files relating to CPS's position as Loyola-Marymount faculty member. Cassette recordings of Writers' conference, 1982 1970 - 1985

Box 34

Cassette recordings of Writer's conference, Writing for your life (cont'd), Copies of CPS Los Angeles Times book reviews to 1982 ca. 1982

Box 36

Material, including cassette recordings, relating to writer's conferences 1980 - 1984

Box 68

Clark Library lecture: correspondence, manuscript, etc undated

Box 128, Folder 9

Friends of the Library Newsletter 2000

Scope and Content Note

Biography
Box 128, Folder 10

English at UCLA Spring 2000

Scope and Content Note

Biography
Box 128, Folder 11

UCLA Today 2000 October 10

Scope and Content Note

In memorandum to John Espey
Box 128, Folder 12

Women writing to change the world 1991 October 24

Scope and Content Note

Program and photocopy of clipping
Box 128, Folder 13

California Spring 1996

Scope and Content Note

Review of Dreaming, p. 57
Box 128, Folder 14

California Fall 1996

Scope and Content Note

Review of Golden Days, p. 15
Box 128, Folder 15

UCLA Extension Writers' Program Quarterly 2000

Scope and Content Note

Spotlight, p. 4
Box 128, Folder 16

UCLA Guide to Graduate Study in English 1999-2000

Scope and Content Note

List of works and accomplishments, p. 43
Box 128, Folder 17

Fourth Annual Los Angeles Writers Conference 2000

Scope and Content Note

Biography, p. 12; 2 copies
Box 128, Folder 18

Ashland Writers Conference 1998 July 26-2000 July 30

Scope and Content Note

See listed as workshop faculty, includes biography
 

Awards and Honors

Box 81

California Legislature certificate of recognition, miscellaneous publications, miscellaneous items undated

Physical Description: [FLAT BOX]
Box 132, Folder 9

Write On, Women! 1995 March 11

Physical Description: Plaque
Box 133, Folder 1

California Governor's Conference for Women 1999 October 5

Physical Description: Medal
Box 133, Folder 2

City of Beverly Hills undated

Physical Description: Medal
Box 134, Folder 2

Robert Kirsch Award 1993

Scope and Content Note

Biography by Jonathan Kirsch
 

Collected by Carolyn See

Box 51

Writings of Lisa and Richard See undated

Box 52

Printed material about and originally belonging to George N. Laws, CPS's father undated

Box 68

ABA: souvenirs, articles, etc 1988

Box 69

Miscellany: untitled play manuscirpt, Espey clipping, clippings about friends, etc. undated

Box 79

Miscellaneous material and magazines, PEN, article ( Kenyon Review) undated

Box 80

Books: 110 Shanghai Road, Words of Wisdom (by W. Safire), Because it is bitter and because it is my heart (J. C. Oates) undated

Box 81

Poster for Robert Kirsch Award, the Poet Laureate of Topanga Canyon by Jonathan Kirsch undated

Physical Description: [FLAT BOX]
Box 81

Faces of New Guinea calendar 1992

Note

(no markings by CS) FILED IN BOX 81 (oversize)
Box 94

Exhibits, miscellaneous publications undated

Physical Description: (2 folders)
Box 97

Westword no.6 (1992 Fall), Red jade cups: John Espey at eighty 1992

Box 99

LAT, NYT, etc undated

Box 129, Folder 12

American Muscle by Robert Laws and Marshall Presnick 1999 September 9

Scope and Content Note

First draft
Box 129, Folder 13

Modern Library Editorial Meeting 1998 December 16

Box 129, Folder 14

Modern Library 100 Best Non Fiction Bookmark undated

Box 129, Folder 15

Folio Autumn 1995-1996 February 16

Scope and Content Note

Includes correspondence
Box 129, Folder 16

L.A. Writes 2000 September-2000 November

Box 129, Folder 17

Cancer Control Journal 1976 March-1976 April

Box 129, Folder 18

Cancer Control Society Directory 1994 August

Box 129, Folder 19

Rheotherapy Centers of Tampa Bay undated

Scope and Content Note

Information brochure; 5 copies
Box 130, Folder 9

Out of Nowhere Productions by Lisa Fung 1988 April

Scope and Content Note

L.A. West, article on Clara Sturak, vol. 9, issue no. 4, 1988 Apr, (p. 54)
Box 131, Folder 7

Vanity Fair 1995 March

Box 132, Folder 4

Modern Screen 1946 June

Box 132, Folder 5

Money 1977 March

Box 132, Folder 6

Publishers Weekly 1991 March 1

Scope and Content Note

Lisa See listed as U.S. Correspondence
Box 132, Folder 8

Talk 2000 September

 

Correspondence

Box 1

"Sturak" undated

Note

(beginning of file)
Box 2

"Sturak", and file, "Carolyn: business up to September 1972" ca. 1972

Note

(end of "Sturak" file)
Box 3

A - Z, "up to September 1972" ca. 1972

Boxes 4 - 5

"to Cinco de Mayo 1978" ca. 1978

Box 6

Miscellaneous correspondence 1978

Note

1 folder of correspondence closed to access except with prior permission of CPS (stored separately)
Boxes 7 - 8

Miscellaneous correspondence undated

Note

(contents of one large and one small unlabeled box file)
Box 9

Miscellaneous correspondence 1983 July 17 - 1984 July 4

Box 56

Correspondence 1986 July 4 - 1986 March 10

Box 57

Correspondence, from one file box, maintained in original order, A - T undated

Box 58

Correspondence, U - Z undated

Box 62

A - T 1987 January 1 - December 10

Box 63

U - Z 1987 January 1 - December 10

Box 72

Correspondence undated

Box 85

A - G 1989 December - 1990 December

Physical Description: (4 folders)
Box 86

H - Z 1989 December - 1990 December

Physical Description: (10 folders)
Box 87

A - D 1991

Physical Description: (4 folders)
Box 87

E - Z 1991

Physical Description: (12 folders)
Box 96

A - V 1991 - 1993

Physical Description: (14 folders)
Box 97

W - Z 1991 - 1993

Physical Description: (2 folders)
Box 100

A - N 1989

Physical Description: [various folders]
Box 101

O - Z and unfiled undated

Physical Description: [various folders]
Box 102

A - T 1993 July 4 - 1995 September 9 (?)

Physical Description: Various folders

Note

[Transferred to Spec Coll before that date].
Box 103

U - Z 1993 July 4 - 1995 September 9 (?)

Physical Description: One folder
Box 120, Folder 13

A-B 1995 September 10-1996 October 15

Box 121, Folder 1

C 1995 September 10-1996 October 15

Box 121, Folders 2-3

D 1995 September 10-1996 October 15

Physical Description: [2 folders.]
Box 121, Folder 4

E-G 1995 September 10-1996 October 15

Box 121, Folder 5

H-J 1995 September 10-1996 October 15

Box 121, Folder 6

K-L 1995 September 10-1996 October 15

Box 121, Folder 7

M-N 1995 September 10-1996 October 15

Box 121, Folder 8

O-P 1995 September 10-1996 October 15

Box 121, Folder 9

Q-R 1995 September 10-1996 October 15

Box 121, Folder 10

S-T 1995 September 10-1996 October 15

Box 121, Folder 11

U-V 1995 September 10-1996 October 15

Box 121, Folder 12

W 1995 September 10-1996 October 15

Box 121, Folder 13

X-Z, people she did not know 1995 September 10-1996 October 15

Box 122, Folder 1

A-B 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

Box 122, Folder 2

C 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

Box 122, Folder 3

D 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

Box 122, Folder 4

E-G 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

Box 122, Folder 5

H 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

Box 122, Folder 6

I-J 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

Box 122, Folder 7

K-L 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

Box 122, Folder 8

M-N 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

Box 122, Folder 9

O-Q 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

Box 122, Folder 10

R 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

Box 122, Folder 11

S-T 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

Box 122, Folder 12

U-V 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

Box 122, Folder 13

W 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

Box 122, Folder 14

X-Z, miscellaneous fans and cranks 1996 October 15-1999 December 31

 

Memorabilia

Box 116

"Poster" of Lotus Land family tree undated

Physical Description: [oversize box, 1 item only]
Box 133, Folder 3

Engraving Plate 1997 May 30

Box 133, Folder 4

Compass for a New Century - The Campaign for Occidental undated

Physical Description: VHS
Box 133, Folder 5

Los Angeles Times Book Prizes Award Ceremony 1999

Physical Description: VHS
 

Miscellaneous

Box 83

Miscellaneous other material undated

 

Personal

othertype vault

Personal diary. Restricted. 1974-1976

Boxes 17 - 19

Early personal files, including (Box 18) a "chronology," compiled at age 50 undated

Boxes 43 - 46

Income tax returns 1970s - 1984

Box 70

Tax receipts 1986, 1987

Box 75

Tax deductions and calendar 1985, 1988

Box 76

Bank statements and cassettes undated

Box 77

Bank statements 1981 - 1984

Box 84

Miscellaneous receipts 1990

Physical Description: (2 folders)
Box 84

Travel diary undated

Box 85

Travel and miscellaneous receipts and statements 1990

Box 91

Statements, receipts 1991 - 1992

Box 92

Journals with articles undated

Box 93

Bank statements: 1991, tax raw material, 1992 1991-1992

Physical Description: (3 of 4 folders)
Box 94

Tax raw materials 1992

Physical Description: (continued)
Box 94

Checks and receipts 1991

Box 108

Bank of America statements, receipts kept for tax undated

Box 109

1993 Planning diary and tax receipts, 1994 tax receipts (3 f.) including 1994 Weekly Minder 1993 - 1994

Box 127, Folder 2

Photographs 1999 August 31

Physical Description: Headshots, 2 negative sheets
Box 127, Folder 3

Family Portrait 2000 June

Scope and Content Note

KCET Magazine
Box 127, Folder 4

Photographs undated

Scope and Content Note

Personal photos and photo of Dreaming's book signing; 20 photographs, includes negatives
Box 127, Folder 5

Regarding Lisa See and On Gold Mountain 1995-2000

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous clippings and articles
Box 127, Folder 6

Regarding Lisa Sturak 1997-2000

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles by Clara and article mentioning Clara
Box 127, Folder 7

Greeting cards undated

Scope and Content Note

Anniversary, Valentine's Day, and Christmas cards
Box 127, Folder 8

Journal 1992-1996

Scope and Content Note

Expenses, schedule, etc.
Box 127, Folder 9

Mother's correspondence 1968-1999

Scope and Content Note

Letters, postcards, newspaper clippings
Box 127, Folder 10

Miscellaneous correspondence 1991-1999 July 16

Scope and Content Note

Cards, Los Angeles Times festival of books
Box 127, Folder 11

Los Angeles Times book prizes awards ceremony 1999 March 14

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper clippings
Box 128

First draft autobiography, promotion application, step VI 1995

Physical Description: Draft with corrections
Box 128

Letters of recommendation for professor step VI 1988-1995

Physical Description: Photocopies and faxed copy of letters
Box 135, Folders 1-2

Raw Tax Receipts 1995

Physical Description: [2 folders.]
Box 135, Folders 3-4

Raw Tax Receipts 1996

Physical Description: [2 folders.]
Box 136, Folder 1

Raw Tax Receipts 1997

Box 136, Folder 2

Bank Statements 1995

Box 136, Folder 3

Bank Statements 1996

Box 136, Folder 4

Bank Statements 1997

 

Programs

Box 129, Folder 1

Los Angeles Public Library 125th Anniversary Celebration Dinners 1997 November 17

Box 129, Folder 2

Los Angeles Public Library Turn of the Century Dinners 1999 November 8

Box 129, Folder 3

PEN Center USA West - Eighth Annual Literary Awards Festival 1998 October 29-1998 November 9

Scope and Content Note

Includes acceptance speech, thank you list, and picture from Publishers Weekly
Box 129, Folder 4

Arizona Book Festival 1999 March 17-1999 March 21

Box 129, Folder 5

Celebration of Books 1999 October

Scope and Content Note

Includes program and mailing
Box 129, Folder 6

Literary Guild of Orange County - Festival of Women Authors 1996 May 18

Box 129, Folder 7

California Governor's Conference for Women 1999 October 5

Box 129, Folder 8

Los Angeles and New York in the New Millennium Conference 1999 May 20-1999 May 21

Scope and Content Note

2 copies; includes conference schedule
Box 129, Folder 9

Twentieth Annual Los Angeles Times Book Prizes 2000 April 29

Scope and Content Note

Includes ticket
Box 129, Folder 10

Brentwood School Twenty-Sixth Commencement 2000 June 10

Box 129, Folder 11

Antioch University Los Angeles MFA Creative Writing Program Commencement 1999 December 18

 

Publicity files

Box 49

Publicity files undated

Box 68

Appearances, talks, panels, etc undated

Box 78

Books promotions undated

Physical Description: (3 folders)
 

Recordings

Box 48

Recordings (video and reel to reel and cassette audio) of CPS and her acquaintances undated

 

Writings about Carolyn See

Box 35

Copies of CPS book reviews for the Los Angeles Times 1983 - 1984

Box 50

Miscellaneous articles describing CPS's professional career, Certificates of educational attainments undated

Box 91

Books reviews 1989

Box 99

Reviews 1991 - 1993

Box 113

Washington Post book reviews, copy of Contemporary authors v.22 1993 - 1994, 1995

Box 128, Folder 3

Conversation with Carolyn See 1998 November 18

Physical Description: Faxed copy
Box 128, Folder 4

Carolyn See quoted 1996-1999

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper clippings
Box 128, Folder 5

Carolyn See mentioned 1991-1996

Scope and Content Note

Magazine clippings, newspaper clippings, photocopies, faxed copies
Box 128, Folder 6

Collecting the Hollywood Novel by Tom Rusch 1996 February

Scope and Content Note

Firsts: the book collectors magazine; 2 copies
Box 128, Folder 7

Carolyn See and John Espey 1991 May-1995 January

Scope and Content Note

Includes article on Two Schools of Thought
Box 128, Folder 19

Letters of Recommendation for Professor Step VI 1988-1995

Box 130, Folder 1

Literary Trio Monica Highland by Irene Oppenheim 1988 June

Scope and Content Note

KCET Magazine, vol. 1, issue no. 6, 1988 Jun, p. 62
Box 130, Folder 2

Carolyn See by Sybil S. Steinberg 1991 August 30

Scope and Content Note

Publishers Weekly, 1991 Aug 30, p. 64-65; 2 copies
Box 130, Folder 3

Making History 1991 November 1

Scope and Content Note

Summary in Publishers Weekly, 1991 Nov 1, p.20
Box 130, Folder 4

Hot Deals by Maureen O'Brien 1995 July 17

Scope and Content Note

Publishers Weekly, 1991 Jul 15, p. 123
Box 130, Folder 7

See Sans Rage by Mona Gable Summer 1995

Scope and Content Note

UCLA Magazine, vol. 7, issue no. 2, Summer 1995, p. 26-29; 2 copies
Box 130, Folder 10

The See Dynasty 1997 October

Scope and Content Note

Buzz, vol. 8, issue no. 8, 1997 Oct, p. 104-107, 173-175
Box 130, Folder 11

Carolyn See's Family Rituals by Tad Floridis Winter 1995

Scope and Content Note

At Random No. 10, vol. 4, issue no. 1, p. 34-39; includes excerpt from Dreaming; 2 copies
Box 130, Folder 12

Monica Highland: Creating in Threes 1986 October

Scope and Content Note

Previews, Interview - Carolyn See, Lisa See Kendall, and John Espey, vol. 7, issue no. 10, 1986 Oct, p. 28-30, 39; 2 copies
Box 131, Folder 2

Tell-All Tales by Mary Karr 1995 June

Scope and Content Note

Harper's Bazaar, 1995 Jun, p. 98
Box 131, Folder 7

All in the Family by Molly Gould 1995 May-1995 June

Scope and Content Note

Interview in San Francisco Review of Books, vol. 20, issue no. 2, 1995 May- 1995 Jun, p. 16-17; 2 copies
Box 134, Folder 4

Profiles and Positions Winter 1992

Scope and Content Note

Bomb, issue no. 38, p. 8-9
Box 134, Folder 6

Star Tribune 1991 July 7

Scope and Content Note

Two Schools of Thought review; includes photocopies of clippings
Box 134, Folder 7

Los Angeles Times Southern Living Section 2000 September 6

Scope and Content Note

Carolyn See mentioned on front page; includes correspondence with David Fine
Box 134, Folder 8

Americans Don't Read? Stop Prattling Before You Get A Pie in the Face by Benni Landau, Santa Monica 1991 September 13

Scope and Content Note

ha-Arets Supplement; In Hebrew
Box 134, Folder 9

Weekend Australian 1990 May 12-1990 May 13

Physical Description: 2 newspaper clippings, 3 photocopies of clippings

Note

Carolyn See mentioned.
 

Writings by and about Carolyn See

Box 55

The rest is done with mirrors (typescript removed from 100s), catalog and publications with articles by and about CPS undated

Box 59

Los Angeles Times and New York Times book reviews (manuscripts and copies) 1985, cassette recording; also publications added 1987 1985, 1987

Boxes 60 - 61

Publications with articles by or about CPS, including (Box 60) Golden Days (2 copies) undated

Box 67

Book reviews (holograph manuscripts), articles, treatements, etc., and Los Angeles Times Op ed pieces 1987

Box 68

Greetings from Southern California: manuscripts, reviews, promotional packets, postcards, etc undated

Box 74

Reviews, aticles, etc undated

Box 84

Material on, about, by Carolyn See undated

Box 89

Articles and book reviews 1991

Box 90

Book reviews - Making history w/corrections (2 folders) - miscellaneous writing projects 1990

Box 92

Book fairs and exhibtions - articles by, about Carolyn See - UCLA teacher evaluations - Making history undated

Physical Description: (3 folders)
Box 94

Making history promotions - Two schools of thought, correspondence undated

Box 95

Making History undated

Physical Description: (proofs, 2 sets) - scrapbook [FLAT BOX]
Box 98

Books: Lotus Land, Drommenes gate (in Norwegian), Inter/view (1990) 1990, 1992

Box 107

Ephemera, memorabilia from 1993 - 94: Southern California Library banquet program, Publishers' catalogs, Sex, Death and God (wrappers), Life Aftersho(?) 1993 - 1994

Box 114

Dreaming: releases, party schedules, interview with mother, orginal outline. Junge dissertation (Sheila Ross, CS ...). Mentions in publications undated

Box 115

Clippings of publications, publications. Photographs (negatives and contact prints) by Christopher Springman 1985

Note

[BOX NOT FULL]
Box 128, Folder 2

Clippings, photocopies, faxed copies 1991-2000

 

Writings by Carolyn See

Flat Box 1

Copies of publications containing articles by CPS undated

Note

(See also Box 31 - 32)
Boxes 10 - 12

Complete set, CPS's published books and (Box 10) her UCLA Ph.D. dissertation in English, The Hollywood novel: an historical and critical study 1963

Boxes 13 - 17

Manuscripts for magazine articles undated

Boxes 20 - 21

Manuscripts, including (Box 20) first manuscript written, and (Box 21) The rest is done with mirrors undated

Boxes 22 - 23

Blue money undated

Physical Description: (manuscripts)
Boxes 24 - 25

Mothers, daughters undated

Physical Description: (manuscripts)

Scope and Content Note

Also contains (Box 24) notes for, and (Box 25) copy of, the book.
Box 26

Rhine maidens undated

Physical Description: (manuscripts)
Box 27

Rhine maidens undated

Physical Description: (manuscript [photocopy])
Boxes 28 - 29

Lotus land undated

Physical Description: (manuscripts)
Boxes 31 - 32

Copies of quarterlies and other publications containing CPS articles 1956 - 1982

Note

(See also flat box no.1)
Box 31

Golden Days undated

Physical Description: (draft manuscript)
Boxes 37 - 39

Copies of magazines containing CPS articles undated

Box 46

Various scripts undated

Box 47

Galleys and proofs sheets for various novels undated

Box 53

A waiting game, Lotus Land undated

Physical Description: (typescript, uncorrected proofs, 2 copies in wrappers, foreign edition)
Box 54

110 Shanghai Road (copy), Lotus land (treatment for television by William Bast), college English textbook with CPS note, diary Japan, two audio tapes undated

Box 58

110 Shanghai Road, Golden Days undated

Physical Description: (uncorrected proofs, typescript [photocopy])
Box 63

Golden Days (typescript [photocopy?]), 110 Shanghai Road (notes), miscellaneous manuscripts, book reviews 1986

Box 64 - 65

Publications (books, serials, translations), clippings undated

Note

[1987 additions also in Box 59]
Box 66

Copies of publications containing articles by CPS undated

Note

(See also Box 31 - 32)
Box 67

Golden Days: working file, non-working file, English reviews, etc undated

Box 71

Publications and foreign editions: Greetings from Southern California, Lotus land, 110 Shanghai Road undated

Box 73

Manuscripts undated

Box 78

Making history [ms] - first and third drafts undated

Physical Description: (18 folders)
Box 78

Articles - The Sunday Age (190) undated

Boxes 79 - 80

Making history raw materials tax 1989

Physical Description: (4 folders)
Box 82

Making history [ms] - 3 drafts (final w/corrections, next to last w/notes, unidentified draft) - published edition - promotional material undated

Box 83

Proofs: Sex, death and God in Los Angeles - Los Angeles Times poetry article (1991) - bank statements - PEN (1990 - 1992), Map for Drowners (1990) 1990-1992

Box 84

Manoa (a Pacific Journal of International Writing, Fall 1991) - 2 copies - New School Bulletin (1990 Spring) 1990-1991

Box 88

Waiting game undated

Physical Description: [ms] (p.1 - 72)
Box 91

Articles by, about Carolyn See undated

Box 94

Dreaming undated

Physical Description: [holograph ms]
Box 97

Books: Making history - Sex, death and God in Los Angeles (2 copies) - Writing for your life - Dreamers & desperadoes - Voice of one's own undated

Box 101

Dreaming 1993 November 20

Physical Description: [holograph first draft]
Box 103

Dreaming manuscripts: First typed, heavily revised, and Design copy undated

Box 104

Dreaming manuscripts: 2nd typed, heavily revised, Master set (first pass), Photo layouts undated

Box 105

Dreaming manuscripts: Final copy with new introd., Printer's copy, and Camera ready (?) copy undated

Box 106

Dreaming manuscripts: Galley proofs, Manuscript (fourth working draft deleted by CS, Struggle and Joy added in holograph to title page, and numerous h(?) undated

Box 110

Copies of publications and proofs: Fawcett Crest reprints, Louder than Words, La Belle de Shanghai , first publications in journal Statement 1956 - 1957

Box 111

Monica Highland, Precious Cargo, first draft undated

Box 112

Precious Cargo, second draft undated

Box 117, Folders 1-2

The Handyman undated

Physical Description: [2 folders.]

Scope and Content Note

First written draft
Box 117, Folder 3

The Handyman undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft with corrections, ch. 1-9 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 117, Folder 4

The Handyman undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft with corrections, ch. 10-24 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 117, Folder 5

The Handyman undated

Scope and Content Note

Setting copy, p. 1-135 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 117, Folder 6

The Handyman undated

Scope and Content Note

Setting copy, p. 136-269 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 1

The Handyman 1998 May 15

Scope and Content Note

LB copy, p. vii-172, missing pg. 51-63 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 2

The Handyman 1998 May 15

Scope and Content Note

LB copy, p. 173-271, ch. 5, ch. 9, ch. 20 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 3

The Handyman 1998 August 27

Scope and Content Note

New layouts
Box 118, Folder 4

The Handyman 1998 September 10

Scope and Content Note

Revised page proofs #1, p. 1-110 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 5

The Handyman 1998 September 18

Scope and Content Note

Revised page proofs #1, p. 111-227 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 6

The Handyman 1998 October 3

Scope and Content Note

Revised page proofs #2, p. A-110 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 7

The Handyman 1998 October 3

Scope and Content Note

Revised page proofs #2, p. 111-227 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 8

The Handyman 1998 October 23-1998 October 28

Scope and Content Note

Revised page proofs #3, p. vi, xviii, xix, 70, 140
Box 118, Folder 9

The Handyman 1998 October 28-1998 October 29

Scope and Content Note

Creative graphics inc. editing
Box 118, Folder 10

The Handyman 1998 October 5

Physical Description: Floppy disk
Box 118, Folder 11

The Handyman 1998 July 7-1998 August 28

Scope and Content Note

Rough page proofs - master set, p. i-91 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 12

The Handyman 1998 July 7-1998 August 28

Scope and Content Note

Rough page proofs - master set, p. 92-216 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 119, Folder 1

The Handyman 1998 March 24

Scope and Content Note

Letter, notes, and edited manuscript, p. 1-118 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 119, Folder 2

The Handyman 1998 March 24

Scope and Content Note

Edited manuscript, p. 119-271 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 119, Folder 3

The Handyman 1999 March 12

Scope and Content Note

Blues and lasers
Box 119, Folder 4

The Handyman 1998 November 6

Scope and Content Note

Confirming page proofs, p. A-83 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 119, Folder 5

The Handyman 1998 November 6

Scope and Content Note

Confirming page proofs, p. 84-228 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 119, Folder 6

The Handyman undated

Scope and Content Note

7th draft, p. 1-150 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 119, Folder 7

The Handyman undated

Scope and Content Note

7th draft, p. 151-303 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 120, Folder 1

The Handyman 1999 July 29

Scope and Content Note

Screenplay by Howard M. Gould
Box 120, Folder 2

The Handyman 1998 January 5-1998 January 8

Scope and Content Note

Grants of rights to Random House Inc.
Box 120, Folder 3

The Handyman 1999 March-2000 April

Scope and Content Note

Publicity
Box 120, Folder 4

The Handyman 1999 April 20

Scope and Content Note

CD - Handyman special written and performed by Ellen Chrystal
Box 120, Folder 5

The Handyman 1997 December 18

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper clippings - Excerpt of The Handyman, p. 18, three copies
Box 120, Folder 6

The Handyman 1999 June 24-1999 June 30

Scope and Content Note

Advertisement in Santa Monica Mirror
Box 120, Folder 7

The Handyman 1999 March 14-2000 May 21

Scope and Content Note

LA Times booksellers list
Box 120, Folder 8

The Handyman 1998 May-1999 March

Scope and Content Note

Reviews
Box 120, Folder 9

The Handyman 1999 April

Scope and Content Note

Reviews
Box 120, Folder 10

The Handyman 1999 May-2000 April

Scope and Content Note

Reviews
Box 120, Folder 11

The Handyman Spring 1999

Scope and Content Note

Review in Random House, p. 33
Box 120, Folder 12

The Handyman undated

Scope and Content Note

Reviews
Box 124, Folder 1

Dreaming 1993 March 15-1993 May 7

Scope and Content Note

Grant of rights to Random House Inc.
Box 124, Folder 2

Dreaming undated

Physical Description: Book cover
Box 124, Folder 3

Dreaming 1995 September 14

Scope and Content Note

Agreement for purchase of literary material
Box 124, Folder 4

Dreaming Winter 1995

Scope and Content Note

Review in Random House Modern Library, p. 45; 3 copies
Box 124, Folder 5

Dreaming 1995 February-1995 June

Scope and Content Note

Tour: Publicity
Box 124, Folder 6

Dreaming 1994 December-1996 January

Physical Description: Copies of clippings
Box 124, Folder 7

Dreaming 1995 March-1996 October

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings
Box 124, Folder 8

Dreaming 1994-1996

Scope and Content Note

Magazine clippings, reviews, etc.
Box 124, Folder 9

Dreaming 1995-1996

Scope and Content Note

The critics' choice award
Box 125, Folder 1

Making History 1995 June 1

Scope and Content Note

Screenplay by Floyd Byars
Box 125, Folder 2

Making History 1994 October-1995 July

Scope and Content Note

Letter of agreement
Box 125, Folder 3

Making History undated

Physical Description: Cassette tape
Box 125, Folder 4

Making History undated

Physical Description: Book cover
Box 125, Folder 5

Making History 1991 August-1991 Sep

Scope and Content Note

Publicity
Box 125, Folder 6

Making History 1991 June-1992 January

Scope and Content Note

Los Angeles Times book review correspondence
Box 125, Folder 7

Making History 1991 September-1991 November

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence
Box 125, Folder 8

Making History 1991 June 30

Scope and Content Note

Los Angeles Times article and proofs
Box 125, Folder 9

Making History 1989 December-1991 December

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper clippings
Box 125, Folder 10

Making History 1991 June-1996 December

Physical Description: Magazine clippings, copies of clippings, etc.
Box 125, Folder 11

Making History 1991 September-1991 December

Scope and Content Note

New York Times book review
Box 125, Folder 12

Making History Spring 1993

Scope and Content Note

Letter to Carolyn See in Michigan Quarterly, vol. 32, issue no. 2, Spring 1993, p. 296-301; 2 copies
Box 126, Folder 1

110 Shanghai Road 1986 July-1986 Sep

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings and photocopies of clippings
Box 126, Folder 2

Golden Days undated

Scope and Content Note

Publicity
Box 126, Folder 3

Golden Days 1986 August-1996 December

Scope and Content Note

Magazine articles and photocopies of clippings
Box 126, Folder 4

Golden Days 1986 October-1996 October

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings
Box 126, Folder 5

Golden Days 1996 February 20

Scope and Content Note

Reversion of rights; also includes paperwork for other novels
Box 126, Folder 6

Precious Cargo ca. 1980s

Scope and Content Note

Monica Highland's unpublished novel - prologue
Box 126, Folder 7

Precious Cargo ca. 1980s

Scope and Content Note

Monica Highland's unpublished novel - book I
Box 126, Folder 8

Precious Cargo ca. 1980s

Scope and Content Note

Monica Highland's unpublished novel - book II
Box 126, Folder 9

Precious Cargo ca. 1980s

Scope and Content Note

Monica Highland's unpublished novel - book III
Box 126, Folder 10

Anthology and magazine work 1996-1997

Scope and Content Note

Various works
Box 126, Folder 11

A Piece On Talk Shows? 1972 September 22

Scope and Content Note

Includes correspondence with WEST
Box 126, Folder 12

The Girl Who Became Her Hair 1979 November 1

Scope and Content Note

Presentation for an unusual television series
Box 126, Folder 13

Story About Harvard undated

Scope and Content Note

Includes 2 photographs
Box 126, Folder 14

Alexandria undated

Scope and Content Note

Excerpt
Box 127, Folder 1

F. Scott Fitzgerald at 100 1996

Scope and Content Note

Entry by Carolyn See
Box 128, Folder 1

Typed draft and photocopies of clippings 1988-2000

Box 128, Folder 8

Large and Luxurious 1999 February-1999 March

Scope and Content Note

Hawaii Westways, p. 10; 2 copies
Box 128, Folder 20

First Draft Autobiography, Promotion Application, Step VI 1995

Box 130, Folder 5

Christmas on the Lamb 1976 December

Scope and Content Note

Human Behavior, vol. 5, issue no. 12, 1976 Dec, p. 56-59
Box 130, Folder 6

My Daddy, The Pornographer 1972 August

Scope and Content Note

Esquire, vol. lxxvii, issue no. 2, 1972 Aug, p. 110-113, 184-186
Box 130, Folder 8

A Marked Woman 1995 October

Scope and Content Note

Allure, 1995 Oct, p. 80-85; 2 copies
Box 131, Folder 1

When the Boozing is Over 1999 January

Scope and Content Note

Harper's Bazaar, 1999 Jan, p. 64
Box 131, Folder 3

She Can't Say No 1998 July

Scope and Content Note

Live! Magazine, vol. 3, issue no. 6, 1998 Jul, p. 32-33
Box 131, Folder 4

Family Fragments 1995 March-1995 April

Scope and Content Note

AARP Modern Maturity, vol. 38, issue no. 2, 1995 Mar-1995 Apr, p. 52-56, 76; 2 copies
Box 131, Folder 5

Front Lines 1995 November-1995 Dec

Scope and Content Note

AARP Modern Maturity, vol. 38, issue no. 6, 1995 Nov-1995 Dec, p. 18-20
Box 131, Folder 6

Going Blind 1997 October

Scope and Content Note

AARP Modern Maturity, vol. 40W, issue no. 5, 1997 Oct, p. 46-49
Box 131, Folder 8

Rats of Topanga Canyon 1998 November

Scope and Content Note

Sunset, 1998 Nov, p. 39; 4 copies
Box 131, Folder 9

Newfoundland Refrain 1997 July

Scope and Content Note

Westways, vol. 89, issue no. 7, 1997 Jul, p. 44-47, 70; 4 copies
Box 131, Folder 10

My Aunt's Victorville 1998 January

Scope and Content Note

Westways, vol. 90, issue no. 1, 1998 Jan, p. 72; 2 copies; includes 2 clippings of article
Box 132, Folder 1

Breaking the Ice 1998 Mar

Scope and Content Note

Westways, vol. 90, issue no. 3, 1998 Mar, p. 36-39, 63; 3 copies
Box 132, Folder 2

A Novel Town 1998 June

Scope and Content Note

Westways, vol. 90, issue no. 6, 1998 Jun, p. 22-27; 3 copies
Box 132, Folder 3

Rustling Up A Rhyme 1998 September

Scope and Content Note

Westways, vol. 90, issue no. 9, 1998 Sep, p. 28-32; 3 copies
Box 134, Folder 1

Dreaming 1994 July 13-1994 July 20

Scope and Content Note

Layout
Box 134, Folder 3

Diving Into the Wreck 1995 February 25

Scope and Content Note

Los Angeles Times Magazine, 1995 Feb 25, p. 18-22, 44; 2 copies
Box 134, Folder 5

Los Angeles Times Book Review 2000 April 16

Scope and Content Note

Excerpt from Alexandria, p. 8
 

Book Reviews

Box 123, Folder 1

Washington Post Reviews 1996

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings
Box 123, Folder 2

Washington Post Reviews 1997

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings
Box 123, Folder 3

Washington Post Reviews 1998

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings
Box 123, Folder 4

Washington Post Reviews 1999-2000

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings
Box 123, Folder 5

Washington Post Reviews 1996

Physical Description: Holograph, includes calendar
Box 123, Folder 6

Washington Post Reviews 1997

Physical Description: Holograph
Box 123, Folder 7

Washington Post Reviews 1998

Physical Description: Holograph