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Finding Aid for the Philip Durham Papers, 1956-1970
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Box 1

Durham, Philip, 1912- . American Fiction in Finland. An essay and bibliography by Philip Durham and Tauno F. Mustanoja. Helsinki: Societe Neophilologique, 1960.

Physical Description: 191pp. Page proofs with holograph corrections in pencil.
Box 1

--- ---- Another copy.

Physical Description: Proof sheets with holograph corrections in pencil.
Box 1

--- ---- Another copy.

Physical Description: Mint copy of the book as issued.
Box 1

--- Folder of correspondence relating to American Fiction in Finland.

Box 1

--- Down These Mean Streets a Man Must Go: Raymond Chandler's Knight. Los Angeles, ca. 1962. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1963.

Physical Description: 177, 18 leaves. Typescript with corrections (printer's copy).
Box 1

--- ---- Another copy.

Physical Description: Proof sheets with corrections.
Box 1

--- ---- Another copy.

Physical Description: Page proofs with corrections.
Box 1

--- Ephemera relating to Down These Mean Streets a Man Must Go: Raymond Chandler's Knight.

Box 2

--- ---- Another copy. Noted Author's indexing set.

Physical Description: Page proofs with corrections.
Box 2

--- Folder of miscellaneous notes, drafts, and other material comprising part of the research for Down These Mean Streets a Man Must Go: Raymond Chandler's Knight.

Physical Description: ca. 200 items. Included are holograph and typescript notes, lists, copies of various reviews of Chandler's work, and corrected typescript drafts. The material is not arranged in any particular order.
Box 2

--- Folder of excerpts of correspondence from Raymond Chandler to James Sandoe, sent to Philip Durham by Dorothy Gardiner, in relation to research for Down These Mean Streets a Man Must Go: Raymond Chandler's Knight. Attached is a typescript note from Dorothy Gardiner to Philip Durham.

Physical Description: Typescript copies, mostly carbon. 22 leaves.
Box 2

--- One envelope of cards comprising part of Philip Durham's research for Down These Mean Streets a Man Must Go: Raymond Chandler's Knight.

Physical Description: Holograph notes on ca. 120 cards.
Box 2

--- Folder of correspondence relating to Down These Mean Streets a Man Must Go: Raymond Chandler's Knight.

Box 2

--- A selected checklist. n.p., n.d. ( ca. 1962). This list appears in Down These Mean Streets a Man Must Go: Raymond Chandler's Knight. Carbon copy also included.

Physical Description: 32 leaves. Typescript.
Box 3

Correspondence and ephemera relating to the Mystery Writers of America. New York, ca. 1956- .

Physical Description: Typescript, mimeograph and printed, arranged in manilla folders.
Box 4

--- Down These Mean Streets a Man Must Go: Raymond Chandler's Knight.

Physical Description: Typescript draft with many corrections and notations. The leaves are not arranged in any particular order.
Box 4

--- Down These Mean Streets a Man Must Go: Raymond Chandler's Knight. One copy noted Index first rough copy (with notes).

Physical Description: Typescript (some carbon leaves) with many corrections. Included are 2 copies of the preface, and 2 copies of the index.

Note

A selected checklist, and works consulted are not included.
Box 4

--- ---- Another copy. This copy does not include the index.

Physical Description: Typescript (carbon) with many corrections and a few holograph leaves near the end.
Box 4

--- The Adventures of the Negro Cowboys. Children's version of The Negro Cowboys. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1966.

Physical Description: 152 leaves. Typescript (carbon) with a few corrections.
Box 4

--- ---- New York: Dodd, Mead, 1966.

Physical Description: 46 leaves. Galleys.
Box 5

--- The Lost Cowboy. Los Angeles, 1965. Apparently written for a journal concerning The Negro Cowboys.

Physical Description: 9 leaves. Typescript.
Box 5

--- The Negro Cowboys. Los Angeles, ca. 1965. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1965.

Physical Description: ca. 400 leaves. Typescript (photocopy).
Box 5

--- Folder of notes relating to The Negro Cowboys.

Physical Description: Typescript and holograph leaves.
Box 5

--- Folder of notes, correspondence, and ephemera relating to The Negro Cowboys.

Physical Description: Typescript and holograph leaves.
Box 5

--- Folder of notes and ephemera relating to The Negro Cowboys.

Physical Description: Holograph. Holograph leaves.
Box 5

Group of materials for the exhibit on the Negro cowboy at the University Research Library, UCLA.

Box 6

--- Notes and ephemera relating to The Negro Cowboys.

Physical Description: Mostly typescript on cards with some holograph notes.
Box 7

--- Correspondence with Hamish Hamilton relating to Raymond Chandler's Killer in the Rain. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1964.

Box 7

--- Introduction to Killer in the Rain by Raymond Chandler, Los Angeles, 1964.

Physical Description: 9 leaves. Typescript with holograph corrections. Also carbon and photocopy copies.
Box 7

Seth Jones by Edward S. Ellis and Deadwood Dick on Deck by Edward L. Wheeler. Edited by Philip Durham. Published by Odyssey, n.p., 1966.

Physical Description: 166, 156 leaves. Typescript (carbon) in 2 folders.
Box 7

--- Seth Jones and Deadwood Dick on Deck. Published by Odyssey, n.p., 1966.

Physical Description: 74 leaves. Galleys.
Box 8

Work sheets relating to The Negro Cowboys.

Physical Description: 3 folders. Typescript and holograph sheets with corrections.
Box 9

Index for The Negro Cowboys.

Physical Description: Typescript and holograph cards.
Box 9

Work sheets relating to The Negro Cowboys.

Physical Description: Photocopy and holograph sheets with corrections.
Box 10

Correspondence, notes, and ephemera relating to The Negro Cowboys.

Box 10

Durham, Philip. The Negro Cowboys. Los Angeles, ca. 1965.

Physical Description: ca. 300 leaves. photocopy copy with holograph corrections.
Box 10

--- ----. Rough draft.

Physical Description: Typescript with holograph corrections from which a photocopy copy was made.
Box 11

--- ----. Another copy.

Physical Description: 266 leaves. photocopy with holograph corrections.
Box 11

--- ----. Another copy with bibliography.

Physical Description: ca. 400 leaves. photocopy.
Box 11

Bibliography for The Negro Cowboys.

Physical Description: 27 leaves. photocopy.
Box 12

Durham, Philip. The Negro Cowboys. Los Angeles, ca. 1965.

Physical Description: ca. 400 leaves. Typescript with holograph corrections.
Box 12

--- ----.

Physical Description: 92 leaves. Galleys.
Box 12

--- ----.

Physical Description: Galleys and page proofs.
Box 11

--- ----.

Physical Description: Incomplete copy. ca. 350 leaves. Verifax.
Box 11

Photographs used for The Negro Cowboys.

Physical Description: 11 items. Glossy print.
Box 12

Folder of material relating to The Negro Cowboys, collected by Lillian J. Hayes of UCLA's Fine Arts Productions & Public Lectures.

Scope and Content Note

Contents: posters, clippings, brochures, radio scripts, and some correspondence.
 

Ex libris Philip Durham.

Box 13

-Schorer, Mark, et al. Harbrace College Reader. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Incorporated, c. 1972.

Physical Description: 2 copies. 608pp.

Note

Durham was one of the editors.
Box 13

-Garther, Marion, et al. Bold Journeys. London: The MacMillan Company, c. 1970.

Physical Description: 534pp.

Scope and Content Note

Winners of the West by Philip Durham and Everett L. Jones, p.142.
Box 13

-Henry, Will, pseudonym. Chiricahua. Philadelphia and New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, c. 1972.

Physical Description: Uncorrected page proofs. 262pp.

Note

Box 13

-Schorer, Mark, et al. Harbrace College Reader. New York/Burlingame: Harcourt, Brace & World, Incorporated, c. 1964.

Physical Description: 551pp.

Note

Durham was one of the editors.
Box 13

-Schorer, Mark, et al. Harbrace College Reader. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, c. 1959.

Physical Description: 620pp.

Note

Durham was one of the editors.
Box 13

-Schorer, Mark, et al. Harbrace College Reader. New York/Chicago, San Francisco/Atlanta: Harcourt, Brace & World, Incorporated, c. 1968.

Physical Description: 642pp.

Note

Durham was one of the editors.
Box 13

-Chandler, Raymond. Killer in the Rain. New York: Pocket Books, Incorporated, c. 1965.

Physical Description: 398pp.

Note

Introduction by Philip Durham.
Box 13

-Chandler, Raymond. Killer in the Rain. Harmondsworth, England: Penguin Books, c. 1966.

Physical Description: 429pp.

Note

Introduction by Philip Durham.
Box 13

-Chandler, Raymond. Killer in the Rain. London: Hamish Hamilton, c. 1964.

Physical Description: 332pp.

Note

Introduction by Philip Durham.
Box 14

-Chandler, Raymond. Killer in the Rain. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, c. 1964.

Physical Description: 394pp.

Note

Introduction by Philip Durham.
Box 14

-Chandler, Raymond. Killer in the Rain. London: Hamish Hamilton, c. 1964.

Physical Description: 332pp.

Note

Introduction by Philip Durham.
Box 14

-Durham, Philip, et al. The Adventures of the Negro Cowboys. New York/Toronto/London, Bantam Books c. 1969.

Box 14

-Durham, Philip, et al. The Adventures of the Negro Cowboys. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, c. 1966.

Physical Description: 143pp.
Box 14

-Durham, Philip. Down these Mean Streets a Man Must Go. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, c. 1963.

Physical Description: 173pp.
Box 14

-Chandler, Raymond. Down these Mean Streets a Man Must Go. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, c. 1963.

Physical Description: 173pp. Paperback.
Box 14

-Durham, Philip, et al. American Fiction in Finland. Helsinki: Société Néophilologique, c. 1960.

Physical Description: 202pp.
Box 14

-Wister, Owen. The Virginian. A Horseman of the Plains. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, c. 1968.

Physical Description: 304pp. Paperback.

Note

Edited and with an introduction by Philip Durham.
Box 14

-Wister, Owen. The Virginian. A Horseman of the Plains. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, c. 1968.

Physical Description: 304pp.

Note

Edited with an introduction by Philip Durham.
Box 14

-Durham, Philip, et al. The Negro Cowboys. New York: Dood, Mead & Company, c. 1965.

Physical Description: 278pp.
Box 14

-Durham, Philip, et al. The Frontier in American Literature. New York: The Odyssey Press, c. 1969.

Physical Description: 393pp.
Box 14

-Ellis, Edward S. Seth Jones and Deadwood Dick on Deck [by] Edward L. Wheeler. New York: The Odyssey Press, Incorporated, c. 1966.

Physical Description: 188pp.

Note

Edited by Philip Durham.
Box 15

-Durham, Philip, et al. American Fiction in Finland. Helsinki: Société Néophilologique, c. 1960.

Physical Description: 202pp. Paperback.
Box 15

-Durham, Philip. Prelude to the Constable Edition of Melville. Reprinted from The Huntington Library Quarterly. vol.21, no.3 (May 1958).

Box 15

-Durham, Philip. The Lost Cowboy, The Midwest Journal: a Magazine of Research & Creative Writing. vol.7, no.2 (Summer 1955).

Physical Description: pp.176-182.
Box 15

-Durham, Philip. A General Classification of 1,531 Dime Novels, reprinted from The Huntington Library Quarterly. vol.17, no.3 (May 1954).

Physical Description: pp.287-291. 2 copies.
Box 15

-Durham, Philip. Dime novels: An American Heritage, The Western Humanities Review. vol.9, no.1 ( Winter 1954-55).

Physical Description: pp.33-43. With reprint.
Box 15

-Durham, Philip. The Negro Cowboy, American Quarterly. vol.7, no.3 (Fall 1955).

Physical Description: pp.291-301. With extra pages, 291-301.
Box 15

-Durham, Philip. The Lost Cowboy, The Midwest Journal. vol.7, no.2 (Summer 1955).

Physical Description: pp.176-182.
Box 15

-Durham, Philip. The Cowboy and the Myth Makers, Journal of Popular Culture. vol.1, no.1 (Summer 1967).

Physical Description: pp.58-62.
Box 15

-Hagemann, E.R. and Durham, Philip C. James M. Cain, 1922-1958: A Selected Checklist, Bulletin of Bibliography. vol.23, no.3 /214 (September-December 1960).

Physical Description: pp.57-61.
Box 15

-Durham, Philip. Riders of the Plains, Neuphilologische Mitteilungen. vol.58, no.1 (1957).

Physical Description: pp.22-38. With reprint.
Box 15

-Durham, Philip. The Desperado as Hero, The Arkansas Historical Quarterly. vol.14, no.4 (Winter 1955).

Physical Description: pp.340-358.
Box 15

-Durham, Philip. The Beat Literature, The UCLA Alumni Magazine. vol.34, no.8 (May-June 1960).

Physical Description: pp.9-10.
Box 15

- Instructor's Manual for Harbrace College Reader. Fifth edition and advertisement.

Box 15

-Durham, Philip, et al. September 20-October 24, 1967. The West: From Fact to Myth. Catalogue of an exhibit in the UCLA Library.

Box 15

- The Boys in the Black Mask. An exhibit in the UCLA Library, January 6-February 10, 1961.

Physical Description: 2 copies.
Box 15

-Science Research Associates.

Box 15

Old Two Toes.

Box 15

The Remarkable Bill Pickett.

Box 15

Correspondence.

Box 15

-Wilson, Dave. January 30, 1957.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 15

Manuscript Material.

Box 15

- American Writing in Finland. Photocopy.

Physical Description: 14 leaves.
 

Additions, August 1982

Box 15

Files from Philip Durham's office, listed by folder title.

Box 15

-Academic disciplines. Folklore and mythology (VI-E).

Box 15

-Academic disciplines. Philosophy (VI-B).

Box 15

-Academic disciplines. Political science (VI-D).

Box 15

-Academic disciplines. Religion (VI-C).

Box 15

-Advertising with Western motifs (not listed on cards) (VIII-Other).

Box 15

-Facts. Chinese in the West (V-5).

Box 15

-Facts. Cowboys and raching, old time (V-B).

Box 15

-Facts. Newspapers in the West (V-R).

Box 16

-Literary. Booksellers' information (IV-I).

Box 16

-Literary. Isolated subjects within Western fiction (IV-E).

Box 16

-Literary. Songs and poems (cowboys). IV-H.

Box 16

-Ledger.

Box 16

-National Foundatin on the Arts and Humanities (NFAH). September 1969.

Box 16

-Correspondence.

Box 16

-Ev's notes (Everett Jones).

Box 16

-Phil's notes (Philip Durham).

Box 16

-M.

Box 16

-P-Q.

Box 16

-Salinas Rodeo, 1965. Notes and miscellaneous.

Box 16

-Durham, Philip. Jay Gatsby and Hopalong Cassidy. Reprint from Themes and Directions in American Literature. n.d.

Physical Description: pp.163-170.
Box 16

-Durham, Philip, and Jones, Everett. Letter to Los Angeles Times. November 21, 1968.

Physical Description: 3 leaves. Typescript (photocopy).
Box 16

-Checklist (Western myth).

Box 16

-Notes re myth.

Box 16

-Cowboys/westerns.

Box 16

-Notebook. Articles and clippings re Westerns.

Box 17

-Research material. Various articles on Western life.

Physical Description: Photocopies. 3 folders.
Box 17

-Card index re articles on Western life.

Physical Description: Stored in green box.