Guide to the Colt Press Records, 1920-1973

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Guide to the Colt Press Records, 1920-1973

Collection number: M0240

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

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  • Department of Special Collections
  • Green Library
  • Stanford University Libraries
  • Stanford, CA 94305-6004
  • Phone: (650) 725-1022
  • Email: speccoll@sulmail.stanford.edu
  • URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
Processed by:
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Date Completed:
1974 Feb.
© 1999 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Colt Press Records,
Date (inclusive): 1920-1973
Collection number: Special Collections M0240
Creator: Colt Press.
Extent: 3.5 linear ft.
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

None.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Provenance

Purchased from Brickrow Bookshop, San Francisco, 1973.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Colt Press Records, M0240, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Scope and Content

The Colt Press Papers is a collection of business records and correspondence of the Colt Press of San Francisco, California. The business records include: 1) duplicate copies of invoices, 2) checks and bank statements, 3) ledgers, 4) income and sales tax returns, 5) legal contracts and agreements and other financially related material. The correspondence includes letters to and from various people some of whom are: 1) Henry Miller, 2) Valenti Angelo, 3) Frederic Goudy, 4) William Saroyan, 5) Edmund Wilson, 6) Elmer Adler, 7) Beatrice Ward, 8) Robinson Jeffers, 9) John Steinbeck and 10) Paul Bennett.

MATERIAL TRANSFERRED TO SPECIAL COLLECTIONS

Group One : PRINTED EPHEMERA

  • 1. Booklet: From Mumbo Jumbo and her Nephew to Paul Maul - Dools from the Barstools. Jumbo Press.
  • 2. Advertisement for A Guide and Handbook for Amateurs of Printing. Jumbo Press (two).
  • 3. Booklet: Frederic W. Goudy - a Confidential Interview. Jumbo Press.
  • 4. Booklet: Reverting to Type by Jane Grabhorn. Red Tower Press.
  • 5. Five loose pages - Reverting to Type.
  • 6. A Typographic Discourse for the Distaff Side of Printing, a Book by Ladies. Jumbo Press, 1937. 12 loose pages
  • 7. Advertisement - Jumbo Press
  • 8. Birth Announcement -
    Date: 1957
  • 9. Proof with draft of illumination
  • 10. 2×3 printed note re: recital given at Miss Leila's
  • 11. A Typographic Solecism
  • 12. Printed invitation to Harold Seeger's birthday -
    Date: May 9, 1939
  • 13. Acrolades From the Press
  • 14. An Evening with Fred Goudy. Invitation to a dinner honoring Goudy -
    Date: June 10, 1940

GROUP TWO

  • 1. Printed birthday greetings printed by Jumbo Press to Frederic Goudy
  • 2. Fragment of a printed story about Goudy
  • 3. A Guide & Handbook for Amateurs of Printing. Jumbo Press -
    Date: 1937
  • 4. Printed poem with illustration of a cat
  • 5. Coverslip- Keepsake 1938 - Pilgrimage to Deepdene
  • 6. Guest Book - cover - for the marriage of Marie Louise & Jackson Burke -
    Date: 1937,
    illuminated.

GROUP THREE

  • 1. Fragment by William Saroyan - printed by Jumbo Press for Albert M. Bender
  • 2. An Fragment Unpublished by the Jumbo Press - manuscript of printed material inserted.
  • 3. Individuality by M. Landi. Printed by Jane & Robert Grabhorn,
    Date: 1971
  • 4. Show bill -
    Date: 1937,
    Diana Dane, performing - announcement of date and location of performance
  • 5. Swing Low Sweet Sherwood (two)
  • 6. Block print - series of elephant figures - symbol of Jumbo Press
  • 7. Melissa Wilson's a wearin' the Green Sleeves,
    Date: March 17, 1945
  • 8. Block print - Jumbo Press
    Date: 1937
    (two)
  • 9. Printed letter - Martha Jane to Mother
  • 10. Printed broadside entitled Oh Dearly Beloved
  • 11. Printed Broadside - And So...
  • 12. Uncut pages of A Typographic Discourse (6 pages)

GROUP FOUR

  • 1. Specimen Pages - The Colussus of Maroussi, H. Wolff Book Manufacturing Co., New York,
    Date: 1941
    (three)
  • 2. Specimen Page - The Pragmatic Test, H. Wolff Book Manufacturing Co., New York,
    Date: 1941
  • 3. Specimen Page - Yvor Winters, H. Wolff Book Manufacturing Co. New York,
    Date: 1942
  • 4. Publication announcement - The Letters of Frank Norris,
    Date: 1956
  • 5. Advertisement - Announcement of new books from Colt Press
  • 6. Booklet - Life & Hard Times or Sherwood Grover's 25 Years with the Grabhorn Press,
    Date: 1968
  • 7. Chapter fragment - Chapter 1 - Conversation between Nynheer and Horatio (2 pages)
  • 8. Colt Forty-Five,
    Date: 1956
  • 9. Birthday greetings to Robert Grabhorn,
    Date: May 7, 1970
  • 10. Invitation to a dinner honoring Albert Sperisen,
    Date: 1942
  • 11. Announcement of birthday celebration for Robert Grabhorn's 36th birthday - in French
  • 12. Five proofs - with illuminations
  • 13. Printed invitation from Dr. & Mrs. A.W. Ward
  • 14. Invitation to a Christmas Gathering
  • 15. Printed Poem - Lullabye, signed Marie Louise Burke,
    Date: Sept. 15, 1939
  • 16. Poem - With no Raison d'Etre but Instead of a Lettre
    Date: March 4, 1952
  • 17. Broadside of a poem - no title - 1st line - Who's that lying in the middle of the floor...
  • 18. Jan the Dutch Barge Dog by Victoria Bissell,
    Date: 1960
  • 19. Happy New Year Greetings -
    Date: 1953
  • 20. Printed poem by Johathan Swift - greeting card from Jane & Robert Grabhorn
  • 21. Easter greeting card
  • 22. Negroes of America by Tommy Bransten

GROUP FIVE

  • 1. Revolt of a Tired Typesetter, Grabhorn Press,
    Date: 1958
  • 2. The Brothers the Mothers by Jane Grabhorn, Grace Hoper Press,
    Date: 1966
  • 3. Booklet: description of books printed in
    Date: 1940
    and the possibilities for
    Date: 1941
  • 4. The Colt Springs High for
    Date: 1940,
    description of books in print and for sale.
  • 5. A Checklist of Colt Press Books, list of books printed during
    Date: 1938-1942
  • 6. Colt Press First Anniversary
    Date: 1939,
    description of books in print and out of print
  • 7. Printed note to customers re: progress of the Press
  • 8. Book Order Forms - Colt Press (6)
  • 9. Address mailing slips (4)
  • 10. List of Colt Press books for sale
  • 11. The Terry-Broderick Duel by Carroll Douglas Hall Advertisement introducing the above book to Colt Press patrons
  • 12. Announcement of publication of California- Spanish Proverbs collected and translated by Mildred Yorba Macarthur.
  • 13. Proofs for the Colt Press Epicure Series
  • 14. Announcement of an exhibition of typographical work of Jane Grabhorn
  • 15. Announcement of exhibition of Colt Press Books
  • 16. Advertisement for Maurizius Forever by Henry Miller
  • 17. Colt Press newsletter - August 1941, two inserts - loose
  • 18. Advertisements for The Colussus of Maroussi by Henry Miller (two)
  • 19. Colt Press Newsletter
    Date: Dec. 1941
  • 20. Advertisement for Lala Montez by Oscar Lewis
  • 21. Invitation to an exhibit re: Jane Grabhorn & the Colt Press presented by American Institute of Graphic Arts

GROUP SIX

  • 1. Broadside: announcement of exhibit of Jumbo & Colt Press books -
    Date: April 7, 1956
  • 2. Broadside: Christmas Gifts for Lovers - list of various Colt Press books for sale -
    Date: 1943
  • 3. Book covers: 1. The Colussus of Maroussi, 2. Omai, 3. The Wife of Martin Guerre, 4. The Boys in the Back Room, 5. Note Books of Night
  • 4. Legal agreement between Colt Press and George Ezra Dave re: subscription to all books issued by the Press
  • 5. Announcement of an exhibit & sale of drawings by Otis Oldfield for Colt Press publication of McTeague
  • 6. Title page for the book McTeague by Frank Norris
  • 7. List of books in print and to be printed by the Colt Press
  • 8. Books for Spring from the Colt Press (two)
  • 9. Proof for the pamphlet entitled Colt Press First Anniversary
    Date: 1939
  • 10. Broadside: Agreement between Colt Press and George Eckhardt entitling Eckhardt to one volume of every book printed by Colt Press, signed Jane Grabhorn,
    Date: Sept. 22, 1967

GROUP SEVEN

  • 1. Proof for cover of The Gold Rush Song Book
  • 2. Concerning a Cat - Letters from my Nephew
    Date: 1961
  • 3. Broadside: Songs of the Grabhorn Press - The Ballad of Robert O'Grabhorn
  • 4. Broadside: Travel Tips: from Highly - Seasoned Old Traveler Jane Grabhorn to Ruth Woods,
    Date: June 20, 1955
  • 5. Broadside: Go Go Go!
  • 6. Broadside: story about Harold Seeger in celebration of his 43rd birthday,
    Date: 1942
  • 7. Birthday greeting to Robert Grabhorn from Jane Grabhorn for his 68th birthday entitled Once Again into the Breeches
  • 8. Broadside: printed by Jane Grabhorn for Albert M. Bender,
    Date: 1939,
    poetry re: St. Patrick
  • 9. Proof sheet for the title page of Wedding Book,
    Date: 1938
  • 10. Broadside: Individuality by M. Landi printed by Jane & Robert Grabhorn,
    Date: 1971
  • 11. Broadside: invitation to a party at the Grabhorn Press
  • 12. Broadside: invitation to celebration of R. Grabhorn's 46th birthday,
    Date: 1946
  • 13. Broadside: A Valentine for Jane
  • 14. Broadside: Ode to a Returning Voyager, Florence Walter,
    Date: Nov. 2, 1957
  • 15. Broadside: 1st line - Paul, oh Paul, why do you sell hides?
  • 16. Broadside: birthday greeting to Bill on his 56th birthday
  • 17. Broadside: The Whorscope of Sherwood Bissell Grover
  • 18. Broadside: Mama to Papa
  • 19. Broadside: Superwoman Lil
  • 20. Broadside: O Bill dear Bill
  • 21. Broadside: Printed for Margie Pratt by Jane Grabhorn
  • 22. Broadside: birthday greeting to Bill for his 60th birthday,
    Date: Jan. 7, 1970
  • 23. Broadside: birthday greeting to Robert Grabhorn for his 50th birthday,
    Date: May 17, 1950
  • 24. Broadside: The City
  • 25. Broadside: get well card addressed to David from [Jane & Robert] Grabhorn
  • 26. Broadside: A tooth for a tooth
  • 27. Broadside: Friday 13
  • 28. Broadside: Thanksgiving message for
    Date: Nov. 27, 1970
  • 29. Broadside: To My Friends

GROUP EIGHT

  • 1. Poster re: the book Omai, First Polynesian Ambassador to England
  • 2. Poster re: the book Garden Date
  • 3. Poster re: the book The Epicure in Hawaii
  • 4. Photostat of reviews
  • 5. Broadside re: the book The Colussus of Maroussi
  • 6. Broadside: Pilgrimage to Rampart
  • 7. Broadsides: Wedding Book - Carol Walter, Henry Sinton -
    Date: 1938,
    (four)
  • 8. Broadside: Birthday Boy Breaks Bookies - Grabhorn Scores Fifty-Five
  • 9. Broadside: La Tosca bar sinister
  • 10. Broadside: Fellow Hamburghers
  • 11. Broadside: birthday greeting for Robert Grabhorn,
    Date: 1969
  • 12. Broadside: Who was that lady I seen you with?
  • 13. Go Grover Go!, salute to Sherwood P. Grover,
    Date: 1954
  • 14. Pencil sketches of Robert Grabhorn (2)

BOOKS

  • 1. Grabhorn, Jane. Robert Arlie Grabhorn, a Portrait, Jumbo Press,
    Date: May 17, 1938
  • 2. Montagu, George - Earl of Sandwich. The Bridle-Way Elkin Mathews Limited, London,
    Date: 1925,
    autographed
  • 3. Montague, George - Earl of Sandwich. In a Green Shade, Elkin Mathews & Marrot, Ltd., London,
    Date: 1928
    autographed
  • 4. Montague, George - Earl of Sandwich. Windows, same as above,
    Date: 1924,
    autographed
  • 5. The Epicure in Hawaii, Honolulu Star - Bulletin, Hawaii, Colt Press,
    Date: 1938

Container List

Box 1, Folder 1

ADLER, ELMER

 

1941, Feb. 25.Princeton, New Jersey. Adler to [Jane] Grabhorn.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
Box 1, Folder 2

ANGELO, VALENTI

 

1. 1969, June 11.Bronxville, N.Y. Vale[nti] [Angelo] to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS. 1p.
 

2. Three drawings by Angelo - suggested colophons for the Jumbo Press.

Box 1, Folder 3

BENNETT, PAUL A.

 

1. 1937, July 7.Brooklyn, N.Y. Bennett to Jane Grabhorn re: typography.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

2. 1937, Nov. 10.Brooklyn, N.Y. Paul [A. Bennett] to Jane Grabhorn re: typography.

Physical Description: TLS 2pp.
 

3. 1937, Nov. 22.Brooklyn, N.Y. Paul [A. Bennett] to Jane Grabhorn re: typography.

Physical Description: TLS 2pp.
 

4. 1938, Feb. 15.Brooklyn, N.Y. Paul [A. Bennett] to Jane Grabhorn re: typography.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

5. 1938, March 22.Brooklyn, N.Y. Paul [A. Bennet] to Jane Grabhorn re: typography.

Physical Description: TLS 2pp.
Box 1, Folder 4

BENTLEY, WILDER

 

1. 1937, Nov. 19.Berkeley, Ca. W. B[entley] to [Jane Grabhorn] re: typography.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

2. 1938, Feb. 16.Berkeley, Ca. W.B. to J.G. re: typography.

Physical Description: AL 2pp.
 

3. 1939, July 21.Berkeley, Ca. Wilder [Bentley] to Jane [Grabhorn] re: typography.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
Box 1, Folder 5

CARY, MELBERT B., JR. (The Press of Woolly Whale)

 

1. 1937, July 9.New York. Cary to Jane Grabhorn re: typography.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

2. 1937, Sept. 9.New York. Cary to Jane Grabhorn re: publishing matters.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

3. 1937, Oct. 7.New York. Cary to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

4. 1937, Oct. 22.New York. Cary to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

5. 1938, July 7.New York. Cary to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

6. 1939, Oct. 25.New York. Cary to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

7. 1940, April 22.New York. Cary to Robert Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
Box 1, Folder 6

CERF, BENNETT A. (Random House, Inc.)

 

1. 1939, Oct. 2.New York. Bennett to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
Box 1, Folder 7

EMMONS, EARL H.

 

1. 1938, May 9.New York. Emmons to Jumbo re: tribute to Frederic Goudy.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

2. 1938, May 10.New York. Emmons to Jumbo re: tribute to Frederic Goudy.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

3. 1938, May 26.New York. Emmons to Jumbo re: tribute to Frederic Goudy.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
Box 1, Folder 8

EVERSON, WILLIAM (BROTHER ANTONINUS)

 

1. 1949, [Mar. 25].Berkeley, Ca. Bill [Everson] to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

2. 1952, Jan. 10.Oakland, Ca. Brother Antonius to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

3. 1952, Jan. 27.Oakland, Ca. Brother Antonius to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

4. ND.Berkeley, Ca. Bill [Everson] to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
Box 1, Folder 9

GARNETT, PORTER

 

1. [1937],Sunday. Pittsburgh, Pensylvania. Garnett to Martha Jane [Grabhorn] re: Grabhorn Press.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

2. 1937, June 38.Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Garnett to Spoofer re: printing.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

3. 1947,Tuesday. NP. Garnett to Bob [Grabhorn] re: typography.

Physical Description: TL 1p.
 

4. 1948, Sept. 4.NP. Porter to Clink re: writing.

Physical Description: TLS 2pp.
 

5. 1950, Mar. 17.NP. Porter Garnett to Carl Rollins re: typography.

Physical Description: TL 3pp.
 

6. 1950, April 12.Calistoga, Ca. Porter a Edna to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS and ALS 2pp.
 

7. 1950, April 12.Calistoga, Ca. Porter to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

8. 1950, May 25.NP. Porter and Edna to Jane [Grabhorn]. re: typography (proper usuage of appostrophe and forms of words).

Physical Description: TLS and ALS 2pp.
 

9. 1950, Sept. 4.Calistoga, Ca. Porter to Carl Rollins re: typography.

Physical Description: TL 3pp.
 

10. 1950-51, Dec., Jan.NP. [Porter] to __________(?).

Physical Description: TL 1p.
 

11. ND., Saturday. NP. Porter to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
Box 1, Folder 10

GOUDY, FREDERIC

 

: 1. ND., March 27.Marlboro, [N.Y.]. Goudy to Colt Press.

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

2. ND., April 29.Marlboro, [N.Y.]. Goudy to Jane [Grabhorn] re: typography.

Physical Description: ALS 3pp.
 

3. ND., May 9.Marlboro, [N.Y.]. Goudy to Jane [Grabhorn] re: typography.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

4. ND., June 10.Marlboro, N.Y. Goudy to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

5. ND., Oct. 24.Marlboro, [N.Y.]. Goudy to Jane [Grabhorn]. re: typography.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

6. ND., Nov. 29.Marlboro, N.Y. Goudy to Jane [Grabhorn] re: typography.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

7. 1941, Jan. 15.Marlboro, [N.Y.]. Goudy to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 4pp.
 

8. Page of drawings of possible monograms for Jane Grabhorn.

Box 1, Folder 11

JEFFERS, ROBINSON

 

1. 1935, June 21.Taos, New Mexico. Robinson Jeffers to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
Box 1, Folder 12

KEES, WELDON

 

1. 1942, June 23.Saratoga Springs, N.Y. Weldon Kees to Bill Roth re: typography.

Physical Description: TLS 2pp.
Box 1, Folder 13

KNOPF, MRS. ALFRED A. (BLANCHE)

 

1. 1952, Oct. 1.New York. Mrs. Alfred A. Knopf to [Jane] Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
Box 1, Folder 14

MILLER, HENRY

 

1. [Harton], Virginia [Rogers] to [Henry Miller] re: Colussus... 1941, Nov. 6.Chicago, Ill.

Physical Description: 1p. ALS.
 

2. 1941, Nov. 22.Brooklyn, N.Y. Helen Pope to Politis re: Colossus...

Physical Description: TL 1p.
 

3. 1941, Nov. 25.Washington, [D.C.]. Corinne(?) P_____(?) to Miller re: Colussus...

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

4. 1941, Nov. 28.New York, N.Y. Carlo Van Vechten to Henry [Miller] re: Colussus...

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

5. 1941, Nov. 29.New York, N.Y. M.J. Politis to [William] Roth re: Colussus...

Physical Description: TLS 4pp.
 

6. 1941, Dec. 2.Hollywood, Ca. Hilaire _____(?) to Henry [Miller]. re: Colussus..

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

7. 1941, Dec. 8.New York, N.Y. D_____(?) to Henry [Miller] re: Colussus.... ALS.

 

8. 1941, Dec. 9.New York, N.Y. Rosalind Constable to [Henry] Miller re: the book Colussus...

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

9. 1941, Dec. 16.Altadena, Ca. Robert Swasey to Henry [Miller] re: Colussus...

Physical Description: TLS 3pp.
 

10. 1941, Dec. 31.New London, Conn. John Rogers Shuman (United States Coast Guard Academy) to Henry Miller re: Colussus. and Shuman's book White Landscape.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

11. 1942, Jan. 9.Hanover, New Hampshire. Herbert F. West to Henry [Miller] re: Colussus...

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

12. 1944, Jan. 9.NP. Henry Miller to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

13. 1945, July 11.Big Sur, Ca. Henry Miller to Jane [Grabhorn] re: prospective books.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

14. 1945, Aug. 17.Big Sur, Ca. Henry Miller to Jane [Grabhorn] re: Maurizius book.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

15. 1945, Aug. 18.Big Sur, Ca. Henry Miller to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

16. 1945, Aug. 23.Book dedication to Keith and Virginia Evans. (typed).

 

17. 1945, Nov. 11.Big Sur, Ca. Henry Miller to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: PCS 1p.
 

18. 1946, Feb. 29.Big Sur, Ca. Henry Miller to Jane [Grabhorn] re: Maurizius book.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

19. 1948, May 5.[Big Sur, Ca.]. Henry Miller to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

20. ND., Nov. 25.NP. Joe Sadon to Henry [Miller] re: Colussus... ALS.

 

21. ND.New Iberia, Louisiana. Hall Weeks to Henry [Miller] re: Colussus...

Physical Description: TLS. 3pp
 

22. ND.[New Iberia, Louisiana]. [Hall Weeks] to Smitty re: Colussus...

Physical Description: TL 1p.
 

23. ND [1941],Saturday. Chicago, ILL. [Eleanor Howard] to Henry [Miller] re: Colussus... AL.

 

24. ND.NP. Bessie [Brener] to Henry [Miller] re: the book The Colussus of Maroussi.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

25. ND., Monday.Big Sur, Ca. Henry Miller to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

26. ND., Thursday.[Big Sur, Ca.]. Henry Miller to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

27. ND., July 9.Hollywood, Ca. Henry Miller to Jane [Grabhorn] re: typography.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

28. Typescript of part of Air Conditioned Nightmare.

 

29. Typescript - Autobiographical Note by Henry Miller.

 

30. 1945, Oct.Agreement between Henry Miller and Colt Press concerning the book Maurizius Forever.

 

31. Printed autobiography by Henry Miller - An Autobiographical Note.

 

32. 21 photos, sketches and watercolors by Miller.

Box 1, Folder 15

RANSOM, WILL

 

1. 1937, Sept. 18.Buffalo, N.Y. Will Ransom to [Jane] Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

2. 1937, Oct. 31.Buffalo, N.Y. Will Ransom to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

3. 1938, Jan. 29.Buffalo, N.Y. Will Ransom to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

4. 1938, Feb. 23.Buffalo, N.Y. Will Ransom to Jane Grabhorn. TLS.

Box 1, Folder 16

ROLLINS, CARL PURINGTON (YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS)

 

1. 1937, Sept. 10.New Haven, Conn. Rollins to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

2. 1938, June 10.NP. Rollins to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

3. 1938, Nov. 30.New Haven, Conn. Rollins to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 2p.
 

4. 1940, Oct. 6.New Haven, Conn. Rollins to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 3p.
 

5. 1941, Mar. 1.New Haven, Conn. Rollins to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

6. 1941, Apr. 2.New Haven, Conn. Rollins to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

7. 1942, Feb. 2.New Haven, Conn. Rollins to Jane [Grabhorn] re: the book McTEAGUE, typography.

Physical Description: TLS 3p.
 

8. ND.NP. Rollins to Jumbo ([Jane Grabhorn]).

Physical Description: tel. 1p.
Box 1, Folder Folder 16b.

ROTH WILLIAM

 

1. 1943, May 19.NP. Louise Stivers to Wm. Roth. TL.

 

2. 1944, Aug. 21.NP. [S.F., Ca.]. Louise Stivers to Wm. Roth. TL.

 

3. 1944, Aug. 21.NP. [S.F., Ca.]. Louise Stivers to Wm. Rothe re: Colt Press accounts receivable - encl. 10pp. TL.

 

4. Agreement: 1943, Oct. 1,between Jane Grabhorn & Wm. Roth.

Box 1, Folder Folder 17.

SAROYAN, WILLIAM

 

1. 1938, Jan 23.San Francisco, Ca. Saroyan to Jane [Grabhorn] re: typography.

Physical Description: TLS. 1p.
 

2. 1938, Jan 26.San Francisco, Ca. Saroyan to Jane [Grabhorn] re: poetry, possibility of publishing other literary pieces.

Physical Description: TLS. 2p.
 

3. 1939, Feb. 10.San Francisco, Ca. Saroyan to Jane Grabhorn re: typography.

Physical Description: TLS. 1p.
 

4. 1947, June 9.San Francisco, Ca. Saroyan to Jane and Bob [Grabhorn]. PCS

 

5. 1947, June 19.San Francisco, Ca. Saroyan to Jane [Grabhorn]. PCS.

 

6. 1963, Nov. 18.Paris, France. Saroyan to [Jane] Grabhorn re: various literary projects.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

7. Draft of title page and contents page for a compilation of short plays by Saroyan.

Box 1, Folder 18

SCHAD, ROBERT O. (ROUNCE & COFFIN CLUB)

 

1. 1940, March 7.Los Angeles, Ca.(?). Schad to Colt Press re: use of Colt Press books in Western Books exhibit.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
Box 1, Folder 19

STEINBECK, JOHN

 

1. ND.Los Gatos, Ca. Steinbeck to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

2. ND. Los Gatos, Ca. Steinbeck to Jane Grabhorn. ALS.

Box 1, Folder 20

STEVENSON, GOVERNOR ADLAI

 

1. 1954, Dec. 27.Chicago, Ill. Stevenson to Mr. & Mrs. Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS. 1p.
 

2. 1956, Dec. 8.Chicago, Ill. Stevenson to Grabhorn Press.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

3. 1958, Mar. 11.Chicago, Ill. Stevenson to Mr. & Mrs. Robert Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

4. 1958, April 10.Chicago, Ill. Stevenson to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

5. 1958, June 13.Chicago, Ill. Stevenson to Mr. & Mrs. Robert Grabhorn. TLS with typed cover note: Carol Evans, Secretary to Gov. Stevenson, to Mr. & Mrs. Grabhorn.

Physical Description: 2pp.
Box 1, Folder 21

TINKER, EDWARD LAROCQUE

 

1. 1940, June 28.New York, N.Y. Tinker to [Jane] Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 2pp.
 

2. ND.,Friday. New York. Tinker to [Jane Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

3. ND.,Saturday. [New York]. Tinker to [Jane Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
Box 1, Folder 22

WAGNER, HENRY

 

1. 1941, March 17.San Marino, Ca. H.R. Wagner to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

2. ND., Jan. 10. San Marino, Ca. Wagner to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
Box 1, Folder 23

WALKER, FRANKLIN

 

1. 1939, Oct. 14.San Diego, Ca. Walker to Jane Grabhorn re: prospects of a book about Bierce.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

2. 1940, Mar. 30.San Diego, Ca. Walker to Jane Grabhorn re: book about Bierce.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

3. 1940, Sept. 27.Eugene, Oregon. Walker to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

4. 1941, April 3.Eugene, Oregon. Walker to Jane Grabhorn re: publication of book about Bierce.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

5. 1941, April 12.Eugene, Oregon. Walker to Jane [Grabhorn] re: Bierce book.

Physical Description: TLS 1p
Box 1, Folder 24

WARDE, BEATRICE

 

1. 1962, July 8.S.F., Ca. Warde to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: ANS 1p.
 

2. 1965, June 28.Chicago, Ill. Warde to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ANS 2pp.
Box 1, Folder 25

WILSON, EDMUND

 

1. 1943, May 24.Wellfleet, Mass. Wilson to [Jane] Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

2. 1946, July 29.Wellfleet, Mass. Wilson to [Jane] Grabhorn.

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

3. 1946, Dec. 1.Minden, Nevada. Wilson to [Jane] Grabhorn.

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

4. 1948, April 21.Wellfleet, Mass. Wilson to [Jane] Grabhorn re: publishing of Wilson's book.

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

5. 1949, July 8.Wellfleet, Mass. Wilson to [Jane] Grabhorn re: publishing of Wilson's material.

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
Box 1, Folder 26

WINTERS, JANET LEWIS

 

1. 1943, Feb. 24.Los Altos, Ca. Winters to Jane Grabhorn re: writing.

Physical Description: ALS 3pp.
 

2. 1946, July 23.Los Altos, Ca. Winters to Jane [Grabhorn] re: finances.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
Box 1, Folder 27

MISCELLANEOUS CORRESPONDENCE:

 

1. AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF GRAPHICS ARTS: 1. 1937, Nov. 4.New York, N.Y. Ruth S. Grammiss(?) to [Jane] Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

2. 1942, Nov. 18.New York, N.Y. Executive Secretary (name illegible) to [Jane] Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

2. CARPENTER PAPER CO: 1. 1942, Feb. 18.S.F., Ca. W.R. Osburn Jr. (Credit Manager) to Colt Press.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

3. CASTRO, DANIEL F: 1. 1945, Sept. 25.Berkeley, Ca. Castro to [Jane] Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

4. COLT PRESS

 

1. 1943, June 23.S.F., Ca. Louise Stivers (Bookkeeper) to Collector of Internal Revenue re: taxes.

Physical Description: TL 1p.
 

2. 1944, Jan.12.S.F., Ca. Louise Stivers (accountant & bookkeeper) to Sales Tax Division.

Physical Description: TL 1p.
 

3. 1944, Jan. 12.Same as # 2.

 

4. 1944, April 4.S.F., Ca. Louise [Stivers] to Jane & Bob [Grabhorn] re: taxes.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

5. 1945, June 25.[S.F., Ca.]. Colt Press to Louis Jeffreys.

Physical Description: TL 1p.
 

6. 1944, Oct. 31.[S.F.], Ca. [Louise Stivers] to Consumers' Book Cooperative.

Physical Description: TL 1p.
 

7. 1946, Jan. 7.S.F., Ca. Louise [Stivers] to Jane & Bob [Grabhorn] re: taxes.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

8. 1946, June 19.[S.F., Ca.]. Louise Stivers to McMurray's. TLs

 

9. ND.,S.F., Ca. Colt Press to State of California, Board of Equalization, Sales & Use Tax Return.

Physical Description: TL 1p.
 

5. DRAKE, DOROTHY M: 1. 1940, Mar. 28.Drake (Librarian, Scripps College) to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

6. DEVANS, HERBERT: 1. 1939, Dec. 1.Berkeley, Ca. Evans to Jane Grabhorn re: dating of Jumbo Press books. (includes list of Grabhorn books printed under Jumbo Press name.

Physical Description: TLS 3pp.
 

7. FEDERAL SECURITY AGENCY, SOCIAL SECURITY BOARD: 1. 1942, July 9.S.F., Ca. C.E.C. Burnett, manager, to Colt Press.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

8. GRABHORN, JANE

 

1. 1944, June 8.NP. Jane [Grabhorn] to Louise [Stivers].

Physical Description: TN 1p.
 

2. 1944, Sept. 6.S.F. Ca. J.G. to Judge [UNK]

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

3. 1946, Nov. 16.S.F. Ca. J.G. to Roy.

Physical Description: TLS 2pp.
 

9. GROLIER, CLUB:1. 1937, Oct. 23.New York. Ruth S. Grammiss(?) to Jane Grabhorn. TLS.

 

10. H. WOLFF BOOK MFG CO., INC: 1. 1941, Dec. 2.New York, N.Y. Ernst Reichl to Jane Grabhorn re: printing costs for the book The Pragmatic Test.

Physical Description: TLS 2pp.
 

11. HEGNEMAN(?), ANNE: 1. ND.New York, N.Y. Hegneman to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

12. von HAGEN, V. WOLFGANG: 1. 1939,Berkeley, Ca. von hagen to Jane Grabhorn re: printing of Melville book.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

13. HARCOURT, BRACE & CO., INC: 1. 1940, Oct. 29.New York Harcourt Brace & Co. to Colt Press re: The American Songbag.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

14. HOGAN, BILL (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE): 1. 1971, Mar. 25.[S.F., Ca.]. Hogan to Jane [Grabhorn] re: Bill Saroyan - xerox of autograph note from Saroyan to Hogan enclosed.

Physical Description: TNS 1p.
 

15. JONAS, CHARLES: 1. 1939, July 15.Evanston, Ill. Jonas to Jane Grabhorn re: dime novels.

Physical Description: TLS 2pp.
 

16. JOSSELYN, MARJORIE: 1. ND., April 11.Redwood City, Ca. Josselyn to [Jane] Grabhorn.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

17. KITTREDGE, WILLIAM A: 1. 1941, May 20.Evanston, Ill. Kittredge to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

18. LOVEJOY

 

1. 1939, June 8.Pacific Grove, Ca. Lovejoy to Jane Grabhorn. re: book Short Road.

Physical Description: PCS 1p.
 

2. ND., June 16.Pacific Grove, Ca. Lovejoy to [Jane] Grabhorn re: the book Short Road.

Physical Description: TNS 1p.
 

19. MACKENZIE & HARRIS, INC.: 1. 1937, Oct. 8.S.F., Ca. Carroll T. Harris to J[ane] Grabhorn re: Jumbo Press.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

20. McMURRAY'S BOOKSHOP: 1. 1946, May 23.Dallas, Texas. Elizabeth Ann McMurray to Colt Press.

Physical Description: TNS 1p.
 

21. THE MISSOURI STORE COMPANY: 1. ND.Columbia, Missouri. R.E. Lucas, President, to [Colt Press].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

22. ROBINSON, NOWELL & CO.

 

1. 1942, Jan. 22.S.F., Ca. Robinson, Nowell & Co. to Colt Press re: tax returns.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

2. 1943, Nov. 9.S.F., Ca. Robinson, Nowell & Co. to Colt Press.

Physical Description: TNS 1p.
 

23. QUERCUS PRESS: 1. 1938, July 20.San Mateo, Ca. Ted and Frances Lilenthal to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

24. SPARKS, ROBERT W. (UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII PRESS): 1. 1970 Jan. 14.Honolulu, Hawaii. Sparks to [Jane] Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TNS 1p.
 

25. TOWNSEND, DOREEN: 1. 1937, July 12.Berkeley, Ca. Townsend to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: ANS 1p.
 

26. WHALE, JAMES: 1. 1955, April 21.Pacific Palisades, Ca. Whale to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 4pp.
 

27. UNKNOWN

 

1. 1945, Mar. 6.NP. [Louise Stivers(?)] to Jane & Bob [Grabhorn] re: taxes.

Physical Description: TL 1p.
 

2. 1945, Jan. 9.NP. [Louise Stivers(?)] to Bob & Jane [Grabhorn] re: income taxes.

Physical Description: TL 1p.
Box 1, Folder 28

MISC. CORRESPONDENCE - ARRANGED CHRONOLOGICALLY

 

1. 1920, May 27.NP. Jane (?) to Mother.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

2. 1934, May 9.Hollywood, Ca. Bill to Jane & Bob [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

3. 1937, July 2.Berkeley, Ca. W_____(?) B_____(?) to Grabhorns, Jumbo Press.

Physical Description: PCS 2pp.
 

4. 1937, Sept. 20.New York, N.Y. _____(?), Chairman of the American Institute of Graphic Arts to Mrs. Martha Jane Grabhorn re: membership for Mrs. Grabhorn in Institute.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

5. 1937, Nov. 22.New York, N.Y. Philip C. Duschnes, Rare Books & First Editions, to Mr. H.R. Wagner re: special edition of Bookmaking on the Distaff Side.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

6. 1938, Jan. 12.New York, N.Y. Jack Reynolds to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

7. 1938, Feb. 1.Berkeley, Ca. Wilder Bentley to Bob and Jane [Grabhorn] re: printing.

Physical Description: TL 2pp.
 

8. 1939, July 21.Berkeley, Ca. Wilder Bentley to Jane [Grabhorn] re: possibilities for publishing mansucript by Wolfgang von Hagen.

Physical Description: TLS 2pp.
 

9. 1941, Nov. 18.New York, N.Y. Nancy Booth Craig, National Broadcasting Co., Inc. to Colt Press re: transcript of material describing book The Epicure in Mexico. encl.

Physical Description: TLS 3pp.
 

9a. 1943, Nov 4SF Ca Brobeck Phleger & Harrison (Howard J. Finn) to Al McCarthy re: agreement between colt Press and Wm. Roth. TL

 

10. 1943, Dec. 20.New York, N.Y. Karl Kup, Chairman American Institute of Graphic Arts to Jane Grabhonn re: selection of the book The Last Man for an exhibit.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

11. 1943, Dec. 29.San Francisco, Ca. Jane Grabhorn to Carl [Karl] Kup re: selection of the Last Man for an exhibit.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

12. 1951, Dec. 22.London, England. Teddy [Victor Reinganum] to Jane Grabhorn re: J.G.'s plan for trip overseas.

Physical Description: TLS 2pp.
 

13. 1952, Feb. 20.Hammersmith, England. _____(?) _____(?) to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 4pp.
 

14. 1953, Oct. 31.New York, N.Y. Bennett [Cerf?] to Jane Grabhorn. tel.

Physical Description: 1p.
 

15. 1954, Dec. 30.San Francisco, Ca. Red Beans and Louis Satchmo Armstrong to Jane Grabhorn. tel.

Physical Description: 1p.
 

16. 1956, Feb. 7.Palo Alto, Ca. Jeannette M. Hitchcock, Chief-Division of Special Collections to Jackson Burke re: Colt Press show.

Physical Description: TL 1p.
 

17. 1957, Aug. 30.NP. Bob _____(?) to Jane [Grabhorn] re: book about cats.

Physical Description: TLS 2pp.
 

18. 1963, Nov. 16.NP. Unknown [Don] to Jane [Grabhorn] re: Truman & Kennedy.

Physical Description: TL 3pp.
 

19. 1963, Nov. 29.NP. Don to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

20. 1964, March 21.Neuilly-S/Seine, France. Alain Geruey to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

21. 1964, Nov. 16.Washington, D.C. Bill [Roth] to Mrs. Robert [Jane] Grabhorn.

Physical Description: ALS 4pp.
 

22. 1964, Dec. 7.San Francisco, Ca. Jane Grabhorn to Mr. Roth re: Grabhorn play Gracious Living.

Physical Description: TL 2pp.
 

23. [1964].San Francisco, Ca. Jane Grabhorn to William Roth re: production and publication of Grabhorn's play The Brothers, The Mothers.

Physical Description: TL 3pp.
 

24. 1968, June 12.San Francisco, Ca. Jack Cummings to Robert Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

25. 1968, July 11.NP. Deano (?) to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

26. 1968, July 22.San Francisco, Ca. Ruth Teiser to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

27. 1969, Jan. 22.Pleasantville, New York. Blake Clark, Editor - Reader's Digest to Jane [Grabhorn].

 

28. 1969, May 7.Palo Alto, Ca. J_____(?) H_____(?) to [Jane Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 4pp.
 

29. 1970, Aug. 14.Oakland, Ca. Lois Rather to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

30. 1972, Feb. 7.San Francisco, Ca. Andrew Hoyem to Paul C. Steele re: typography. TLS xerox copy with note Written by Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: 2pp.
 

31. 1972, Feb. 14.Barnabus, West Virginia. [Paul C. Steele] to Andrew Hoyem re: publishing and printing costs.

Physical Description: TL (xerox copy) frag. 1p.
 

32. 1972, Feb. 15.Barnabus, West Virginia. Paul C. Steele to Andrew Hoyem.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

33. 1972, Sept. 24.Huntington Beach, Ca. Mildred Yorba MacArthur (Mrs. Horacio Serrano) to Jane.

Physical Description: ALS 4pp.
 

34. 1973, Feb. 12.Bronxville, N.Y. Valenti Angelo to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

35. 1973, Mar. 28.Columbia, S.C. Bob (Robert E. Bell) to Jane & Bob Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

36. 1973, May 2.Berkeley, Ca. Steve Corey to Mr. & Mrs. Grabhorn.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

37. ND., Aug. 29.Los Angeles, Ca. Fred W. Dwart to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

38. ND., April 9.NP. Carolyn Coggins to Jane [Grabhorn]

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

39. ND.NP. Melina Mercouri to [Jane Grabhorn(?)].

Physical Description: AN 1p.

Note

Allen
 

40. ND.,Thursday. Kentfield, Ca. Dorothy & Lew(?) to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: ALS 1p.

Note

Allen Press
 

41. ND.NP. Joan(?) to Bob [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ANS 1p.
 

42. ND., Nov. 18.New York. Marion R_____(?) to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

43. ND., Jan. 16.Mill Valley, Ca. Phyllis to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

44. ND.Huntington, [Genland]. [Earl of] Sandwich (George Montagu) to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

45. ND.San Francisco, Ca. William M. Roth to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

46. ND.Washington, D.C. William Roth to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 3pp.
 

47. ND.NP. Andrew Hoyem to Mr. Steele.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

48. ND.San Francisco, Ca. Herb Caen to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

49. ND., May 24.San Francisco, Ca. Herb Caen to Jane Grabhorn.

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

50. ND., Aug. 15.San Francisco, Ca. Herb Caen to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

51. ND.,Thursday. San Francisco, Ca. Herb Caen to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

52. ND., Nov. 9.San Francisco, Ca. Herb Caen to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

53. ND., April 17.San Francisco, Ca. Herb Caen to Prez [Jane Grabhorn(?)].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

54. ND., Dec. 12.San Francisco, Ca. Herb Caen to Grabhor

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

55. ND.,Monday. San Francisco, Ca. Herb Caen to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

56. ND., April 4.San Francisco, Ca. Herb Caen to Prez [J.G.].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

57. ND., March 28.San Francisco, Ca. Herb Caen to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

58. ND., Dec. 20.San Francisco, Ca. Herb Caen to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: TLS 1p.
 

59. ND.,NP. Jane [Grabhorn] to David.

Physical Description: TLS 2pp.
 

60. ND.,Monday. [S.F., Ca.]. Jane Grabhorn to Betty.

Physical Description: ANS 1p.
 

61. ND.NP. Valenti Angelo to Bob & Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 1p.
 

62. ND.,Sunday. NP. Jane [Grabhorn] to Babies.

Physical Description: ALS 4pp.
 

63. ND.,Sunday. NP. Jane (?) [Grabhorn] to Friends re: trip abroad.

Physical Description: ALS 10pp.
 

64. ND., Jan. 14.Van Couver. Jane [Grabhorn] to Shop(?).

Physical Description: ALS 2pp.
 

65. ND.NP. [Jane Grabhorn] to Unknown re: trip abroad.

Physical Description: ALS 7pp.
 

66. ND.Hinchingbrooke, Huntingdon. [Earl of Sandwich?] to Jane [Grabhorn].

Physical Description: ALS 4pp.
 

67. ND.Hinchingbrooke, Huntingdon. Same as # 66.

 

68. ND.NP. Ken P_____(?) to?. TLS

 

69. ND.NP. Unknown to unknown

Physical Description: AL letter fragment
 

FINANCIAL PAPERS

Box 2, Folder 29

INVOICES - A: Elizabeth Agee Bookshelf; Alameda City Library; American News Co.; Ames Bookshop; Amherst College Library; Argonaut Bookshop; Argus; Bookshop; L.S. Ayres and Co.

Box 2, Folder 30

INVOICES - B: Mr. P.A. Bailey; William M. Bains; Baker and Taylor Co.; Ball State Book Store; Bennett and Marshall; Bern Porter Books; Albert Bonnier Pulbishing House; The Book Cache; Book Clearing House; Book and Magazine Shop; Book of the Month Club Inc.; Bookhunters; Bookmark; Books Inc.; Book Shelf; Bookshop of Lucy Wilder; James R. Brehm; Brentano's Inc.; Albert Britnell Book Shop; Herbert F. Brown; J.E. & K.F. Brown; Brown Univ. Library; Bryant Bookshop; Mrs. Neil Buckley; Buffalo Public Library; Univ. of Buffalo - Locwood Memorial Library.

Box 2, Folder 31

INVOICES - C: Univ. of Calif., Berkeley; Univ. of Calif., Los Angeles; Univ. of Calif., Medical Libran Calif. School Book Dep'y; Campbell's Book Store; Campus Bookstore - Univ. of Kentucky; Campus Textbook Exchange; Stephen Capernaros; H.C. Capwell Co.; Carnegie Library of Atlanta Beatrice Carpenter; Philip Case; Dan Castro; Nicholas Cataldo; Centaur Bookshop; Mrs. Joseph Chamberlain; Chaucer Head Bookshop; Stuart Chevalier; Univ. of Chicago Bookstore; Chiswick Bookshop; Claitor's Bookshop; College Book Exchange; College Shop - Mills College; Columbia University Bookstore; Library of Congress; State of Conn.; Constantia Booksellers; Consumers' Book Cooperative, Inc.; Cooperative Bookstore, Univ. of Tenn; Cornell Univ. Library; Edith M. Coulter; J.C. Crews; J.V. Cunningham; Mrs. Arthur C. Curtner.

Box 2, Folder 32

INVOICES - D-G: Daliel's; Harmer E. Davis; Dawson's Bookshop; James Ladd Delkia; Denver Art Museum; May Dormin, Doubleday Doran Bookshop; Chaplain E.T. DuBrau; Duke Univ.; Philip D. Duschnes; Dutton's Inc.

 

Eastern Book Co.; Harvey Eastling; Edward Eberstadt and Son; Paul Elder & Son; Prof. Albert Elkus; Charles Elkus; Elsa Gift Shop; The Emporium; Mrs. Edmund Engel; Euclid Book Co.

 

The Fair; Edith Farnsworth Bookshop; Mr. Francis Farquhar; Field's Bookstore; Fowler Brothers; Fresno Bookshop; Gardner's Bookshop.

 

Gelber Lileinthal Inc.; Gellert's Bookstore; Georgia State Women's College; J.K. Gill Co.; Glen Bros. Music Co.; Gotham Book Mart; Gould, Mrs. Lilly B; Gramercy Bookshop; Gran, Anthony; Grauer, Ben; Grolier Bookshop.

Box 2, Folder 33

INVOICES - H-L: Hagedorn Bookshop; Hartman, Harry; Harvard College Library; Harvard Bookstore; Harvard Cooperative; Haunted Bookshop; A. & W. Head Inc; Hersholt, Mr. Jean; Hill's Stationery Store; Hirshberg, Harry H; Holliday, J.J.; Holliday Bookshop; Hollywood Bookstore; Holman's, Holmes Book Col.; Houston Bookstore; John Howell Bookstore; J.L. Hudson Co.; Marian Hunter Bookshop; Hunter College; Huntington Bookstore; Huntington Library.

 

Innon, Mr. M.G.; Illinois Institute of Technology; Immaculate Heart College; Indiana University.

 

Jeffreys, Louis [Lewis]; John Hopkins Univ.; Johnson's Bookstore.

 

Kees, Mrs. John; John G. Kidd and Son; Alfred A. Knopf; Kroch's Bookstore, Inc.;

 

Lambert Grant Inc.; T.&J. Lawrence Bookstore Dr. Milton Levine; Curtis Lindsay; Laurence Livingston; Leon Livingston Ad Agency; B.W. Lucas College Book Co.; Dr. Henry Lund; Dr. George D. Lyman.

Box 2, Folder 34

INVOICES - M-N: Malcolm MacNeil & Co.; David Magee; Main Street Bookstore; Marshall Field & Co.; Laurence R. Maxwell; J.A. McCleary; A.C. McClurg & Co.; Cpl. Robert J. McLaughlin; McMurray's; Paul McPharlin; Miami Univ.; Thomas More Books, Jules Megeff; Methodist Publishing House, Univ. of Michigan Miller's; Henry Morgan & Co.;

 

The Nation; National Bibliophile Service; New Mexico Bookstore; New York Public Library; John L. Newbegin; Newman Bookshop; Nichols School.

Box 2, Folder 35

INVOICES - O-S: Oakland Public Library; Oakland Public Schools; Occidental College Bookstore; DeWitt O'Kieffe; Duncan H. Olmstead; Ormsby Book Service;

 

Peninsula Bookshop; Perine Book Co.; Personal Bookshop; Post Purchasing and Contracting Office; Price's Order Service; Princeton Univ. Store; Progressive Bookshop;

 

Queens Borough Public Library

 

Graham Ray Bookshop; Reserve Bookstore; Richmond Memorial Library; J.W. Robinson, Co.; Paul Romaine; Rosenbach Co.;

 

St. Mary of the Springs College; St. Paul Book Co.; William Salloch; San Francisco News Co.; Sather Gate Bookshop; Satyr Bookshop; Schill's Bookshop; Scribner Bookshop; Sherman Clay Co.; Sherwood's Inc.; Skidmore College Library; Southwest Museum; Mrs. Jessie Spear; Don Stanford; Stanford Bookstore; Stanford Univ. Bookstore; G.E. Stecher and Co.; Stechert-Hofner Co.; Stewart's Inc; Walter Stoddard; Stokes and Stockell Bookshop; Lee Stopple; A.D. Storrs; Cpl. Dave L. Swank Jr.

Box 2, Folder 36

INVOICES - T-Z: Andrew A. Tagaris; Tecolote Bookshop; James L. Thielman; G. Harrison Thomson; Tulsa Bookshop; Otto Ulbrich; United States International Book Assc. Inc.; University Bookstore - Columbia, Missouri; University Book Store; Vanguard Booksellers' Vassar Cooperative Bookshop; University of Virginia; Vincent Vodrazka; A.C. Vroman Inc; S/Sgt. Eugene Walter; Mrs. John I. Walter; John Wanamaker; Central Washington College of Education; Wayne University; Wellesley College Library; James M. Wells; Westwood Bookstore; Emil White; The White House; Mrs. William Whitlock; Whyte Bookshop; Vern Cleghorn Wilkins; Dr. Ernest H. Willers; Dr. George A. Williamson; Carl K. Wilson; Wold Bookshop; College of Wooster; William Wreden (Wreden's Bookshop); Charles Yate Bookstore.

Box 3, Folder 37

INVOICES: REVERSE CHRONOLOGICAL - 1946

Box 3, Folder 38

INVOICES: # 735 - 1053 11/40-12/40.

Box 3, Folder 39

INVOICES: # 5670 - 8867 12/46-7/47

Box 3, Folder 40

INVOICES: # 8868 - 8954 7/47 - 10/47

Box 4, Folder 41

INVOICES: # 8955 - 9098 10/47- 3/49

Box 4, Folder 42

RECEIPTS: A.C. Gollan & Son; Korsmeier & Swanson; Matson Securities; Wm. S. Millerick Co., Inc.; William T. Wheeler.

Box 4, Folder 43

CANCELLED CHECKS: 9/41 - 4/42

Box 4, Folder 44

CANCELLED CHECKS: 5/42 - 12/43

Box 4, Folder 45

CANCELLED CHECKS: 1/44 - 6/45

Box 4, Folder 46

CANCELLED CHECKS: 7/45 - 2/47

Box 5, Folder 47

DEBIT SLIPS: 10/41 - 9/42, 3/44 - 12/47

Box 5, Folder 48

BANK STATEMENTS: 1941, 1947

Box 5, Folder 49

BANK STATEMENTS: 1948, 1949

Box 5, Folder 50

BANK STATEMENTS: 1949

Box 5, Folder 51

Stationery and envelopes (blank)

Box 5, Folder 52

ACCOUNT BOOK: 1938 - 1939

Box 5, Folder 53

ACCOUNT BOOK: 1939 - 1945

Box 6, Folder 54

ACCOUNT BOOK: 1943 - 1947

Box 6, Folder 55

Account reports & inventories

Box 6, Folder 56

Income tax returns;

Box 6, Folder 57

Financial matters misc.

Box 6, Folder 58

Contracts

Box 6, Folder 59

MISCELLANEOUS:

 

1. Death and Inebriation, poem by Rachel Whimsey -

Physical Description: typescript
 

2. For the Christening of Boofy's Litter of Puppies, typescript of a poem.

Physical Description: 1p.
 

3. Saroyan - He's Wonderful - by Jane Grabhorn,

Physical Description: typescript 9pp. (2 copies)
 

4. A Rondeau for Jane Bissell Grabhorn on Her Birthday, typescript poem.

 

5. Typescript - translation of a Review (on The Colussus of Maroussi) by M.J. Politis published in in the National Herald, Greek Daily of New York, issue November 27th, 1941.

Physical Description: 5pp.
 

6. Wedding invitation, 1946

 

7. Lease between Gordon F. Hurst and Mrs. Robert Grabhorn. July 17, 1939.

 

8. Invitation to a previewing of typographical work of Jane Grabhorn, 1956(two).

 

9. Seller's Permit - Jane Grabhorn (two)

 

10. Christmas greeting card

 

11. Stationery & envelopes - Jumbo Press, Colt Press, Grabhorn Press

Physical Description: (10 pieces)
 

12. Typescript of a poem by George Montague, Earl of Sandwich. A Reminder. Originally inserted in the copy of In a Green Shade.

 

13. Typescripts of a poem by George Montague - A Woodland Garden

 

14. A handwritten note inserted in In a Green Shade - description and explanation of numbers 12 & 13

 

15. Miscellaneous notes and scraps of papers

Physical Description: (5 pieces)
 

16. Two xerox copies

 

17. Original linoleum block by Mallette Dean

 

18. 2 unpublished manuscripts (fragment - typed).

Box 7, Folder 60

NEWSCLIPPINGS RE: Jane Grabhorn, her work, books printed by Colt Press, Colt Press

Box 7, Folder 61

PHOTOGRAPHS

Box 7, Folder 62

Ink drawings by various artists for vignettes

Box 7, Folder 63

Manuscript of The Better Mouse Trap by Jane Grabhorn

Box 7, Folder 64

Awards of Merit - Rounce & Coffin, Western Books, American Institute of Graphic Arts

Box 7, Folder 65

Jumbo Press -

Physical Description: 10 designs for book plates
Box 7, Folder 66

1. Jane Grabhorn's (?) typescript notes: a. Author's Note, b. Cherchez La Femme

 

2. Typescript - The Union Street Car

Physical Description: 2pp.
 

3. Typescript - The Jumbo Press - Before and After

Physical Description: 2pp.
 

4. Typescript - no - title -

Physical Description: 12pp.
Map Case

INK DRAWINGS:

 

1. Eleven drawings by Otis Oldfield (those drawings which are signed were used in the book McTeague)

 

2. Two drawings by Sotomayor(?)