Guide to the Frank J. Taylor Papers , 1928-1967

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Guide to the Frank J. Taylor Papers , 1928-1967

Collection number: M0222

Department of Special Collections

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/
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Date Completed:
1967 Aug.
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Frank J. Taylor Papers ,
Date (inclusive): 1928-1967
Collection number: Special Collections M0222
Creator: Taylor, Frank J., 1894-1972.
Extent: 30 linear ft.
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Restricted access: requires 24 hr. paging period.

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

Gift of F. J. Taylor, 1968-1971.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Frank J. Taylor Papers , M0222, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical Note

Frank J. Taylor, a prolific free-lance magazine writer, attended Stanford University. He worked as a newspaperman and covered WW I as a correspondent for United Press. In 1929 his career as a magazine writer began. He also published several historical works and a biography. He died October 23, 1972.

Scope and Content

Includes notes, research material, correspondence, articles, worksheets, drafts, and copies of Taylor's magazine articles for Saturday Evening Post, Reader's Digest, Country Gentlemen, and Collier's. Major subjects include agriculture, gardening, aviation, personalities, foreign countries, Stanford University, and various industrial topics. Also included are notes, research material, and drafts of some of Taylor's books, including SOUTHERN PACIFIC and BLACK BONANZA.

Container List

 

ARTICLES, TEAR SHEETS AND A

 

Tear Sheets

Box 1, Folder 1

Guys and Gals, Personalities and Profiles

Box 1, Folder 2

Aviation Stories

Box 1, Folder 3

The Bee Business

Box 1, Folder 4

The California Scene

Box 1, Folder 5

Farming Stories, Country Gent.--S.E.P.--RD

Box 1, Folder 6

Fishing Stories

Box 1, Folder 7

The Flower Business

Box 1, Folder 8

Food Stories

Box 1, Folder 9

Hawaii Stories

Box 1, Folder 10

Sports Stories

Box 1, Folder 11

Me and My Funny Foibles

Box 1, Folder 12

Working on the Railroad

Box 1, Folder 13

A--Miscellaneous

Box 1, Folder 14

Albright Story, RD, '65

Box 1, Folder 15

Albright, How We Saved the Bug Trees (collaboration), S.E.P.

Box 1, Folder 16

Accent--Tony Bishop, To Make Your Food Tastier, RD Oct. '55

Box 1, Folder 17

Agriculture--California

Box 1, Folder 18

Agriculture, We Collect People on this Farm, C.G., Kermit Wilson, Oct. 1947

Box 1, Folder 19

Agriculture, He's Beating Summer Droughts, Carolina Rainmaker from California, C.G., W. B. Camp, July 1951

Box 1, Folder 20

Agriculture, Darndest Farm You Ever Saw, Shell Oil Experimental Farm, C.G., March 1949

Box 1, Folder 21

Agriculture, Hybrid Vigor Comes to Vegetables, C.G. Feb. '45

Box 1, Folder 22

Agriculture, Farmers New Voice in Washington, A. J. McFadden, C.G., Jan. 1950

Box 1, Folder 23

Agriculture, Springboard to Farm Ownership (with Dr. Stanley B. Freeborn), (Davis Graduates), C.G.

Box 1, Folder 24

Asgrow, Associated Seed Growers, Inc. (Story never Published)

Box 1, Folder 25

Aviation--Airline Radar, RD

Box 1, Folder 26

Aviation

Box 1, Folder 27

Aviation--Psycho-Screening (RD)

Box 1, Folder 28

Aviation--AiResearch, Cliff Garrett, RD '63

Box 1, Folder 29

Aviation--Gros. Brothers, Lockheed

Box 1, Folder 30

Aviation--Jatos Get 'Em Up, S.E.P.

Box 1, Folder 31

Aviation--You'll Fly High, Wide, and Handsome, Pressure Pattern Flying, RD, Aug., 1949

Box 1, Folder 32

Airliner, That Wondrous Vehicle The Airliner, Dec. 1956, R.D., Modern Airlines

Box 1, Folder 33

Aviation, We Shoot Shadows, 8/26/44, S.E.P. (Night Flyers)

Box 1, Folder 34

Air Transport--Jetliners, R.D.

 

ARTICLES, A-C

Box 2, Folder 1

Airport Story, R.D., #1, '64

Box 2, Folder 2

Airport Story #2, Dulles--Toronto--Honolulu Airports, R.D.

Box 2, Folder 3

Airports, London-Paris-Vienna

Box 2, Folder 4

Airports, LA-SF-Chicago-N.Y.

Box 2, Folder 5

Arizona Water Story

Box 2, Folder 6

Astronomy, Explorer of Outer Space, Magellan of the Starry Heavens, Dr. Humason, R.D.

Box 2, Folder 7

Birds of Paradise

Box 2, Folder 8

Bowron, The Bellicose Mayor, Mayor Bowron, S.E.P.

Box 2, Folder 9

Broadmoor, Spencer Penrose Turned Gold and Copper into Colorado Beauty, 12/50

Box 2, Folder 10

Harry Whitcombe's Businesslike Bees, R.D., July 1952

Box 2, Folder 11

Burpee, David

Box 2, Folder 12

The Amazing Blossoms of Grandma Briggs, S.E.P., 9/27/52

Box 2, Folder 13

Please Send Buffalo--No Bull, 10/33

Box 3, Folder 14

C--Miscellaneous

Box 3, Folder 15

The Many Californias - Travelogue, Californias Grapes of Wrath, Feb. 1952, R.D.

Box 3, Folder 16

Cement Story, RD

Box 3, Folder 17

It Costs $1000 to Have Lunch with Harry Chandler, S.E.P., 12/16/39

Box 3, Folder 18

Cheese - Colliers

Box 3, Folder 19

Chinatown

Box 3, Folder 20

Slum that Rebelled, The Shanty Town That Found Itself, S.E.P., Apr. 21, 1956, Casa Blanca - Riverside

Box 3, Folder 21

California Physicians Service

Box 3, Folder 22

Chemicals on the Farm, Chemicals: The Farmer's New Hired Hand, C.G., West Coast Experiments

Box 3, Folder 23

Clothes, The Coldfire Boys, Gantron, S.E.P., 1/1/49

Box 3, Folder 24

Champion Jersey Dairyman, C.G., Ralph Cope

Box 3, Folder 25

Rubberneck Restaurant, The Man with Four Brown Derbies, Bob Cobb, S.E.P., 10/18/52

Box 3, Folder 26

Columbia Basin

Box 3, Folder 27

Cotton, King Cotton of California, W. B. Camp & G. J. Harrison, C.G.

Box 3, Folder 28

Wizard of the Vegetable Patch, Frank Cuthbertson, R.D.

Box 3, Folder 29

Father Crowley

 

ARTICLES, C-F

Box 3, Folder 1

D--Miscellaneous

Box 3, Folder 2

The Danes

Box 3, Folder 3

Data International - R.D.

Box 3, Folder 4

Death Valley

Box 3, Folder 5

DeGraff - Lilies

Box 3, Folder 6

Hawaii's Indefatigable Land Maker, Walter Dillingham, R.D.

Box 3, Folder 7

Drive In Movies, They Bet and Won on Ozone Cinema, Sept. 15, 1956

Box 3, Folder 8

A Bloom for Mother-In-Law, Dutch Bulb Industry, S.E.P., Apr. 13, 1957

Box 3, Folder 9

Dwarf Trees

Box 3, Folder 10

Those Homemade Apple Trees, S.E.P. 2/27/54, Swarf Apples, Paul Stark

Box 3, Folder 11

Earthquake Sleuthe, R.D.

Box 3, Folder 12

Earthchanger No. 1, Harry Morrison

Box 3, Folder 13

Earthworm Man - Thos. J. Barrett

Box 3, Folder 14

Garden of Fun, Elitch Gardens, S.E.P., 6/11/55

Box 3, Folder 15

F--Miscellaneous

Box 3, Folder 16

Fargo Company

Box 3, Folder 17

Mr. Ferry and Mr. Morse, Apr. 9, 1955

Folder 18, Box 3

Flowers - We Beat the Dutch, 5/12/45, Colliers

Box 3, Folder 19

There's No Other Flower Shop Like This One, Flower Merchant Number One, Podesta Baldocchi - Goeppner, S.E.P.

Box 3, Folder 20

Flowers - The Flowers Fly East, McClellan Bros., S.E.P., 8/7/48

Box 3, Folder 21

Flowers - They've Grown Some New Posies For the Ladies, Burpee Zinnias, etc., S.E.P.

Box 3, Folder 22

Flowers - The Thirty-Million-Dollar-Flower, (Bulb Boom), S.E.P., 10/26/46

Box 3, Folder 23

Flowers (How Your Flowers Are Re-Modeled), Flowers are Ornery Critters, (New Flowers, S.E.P.), 3/1/47

Box 3, Folder 24

Flowers - Geranium Craze, S.E.P., 10/10/53

Box 3, Folder 25

Flowers, The Great Carnation Lottery, Denver Growers, S.E.P., 10/9/54

Box 3, Folder 26

Flowers, See What They're Doing to Lilies, Jan DeGraff, S.E.P., 10/15/49,

Box 3, Folder 27

The Whole Blooming Valley, Puyallup Bulb Festival, Colliers, Apr. 11, 1953

Box 3, Folder 28

Flowers - The Great Rose Lottery, Jackson & Perkins Story, S.E.P.

Box 3, Folder 28a

Flowers, Roses of Britain, R.D. '66

Box 3, Folder 29

Flowers - Angels with Green Thumbs, L.A. Men's Garden Club, S.E.P.

Box 3, Folder 30

Flowers - World's Most Colorful Club, They Like to Build Mountains, Oakland Spring Garden Show, S.E.P., 10/28/50

Box 3, Folder 31

Want to Borrow a Pet, John Forbes, Junior Museum, S.E.P., 6/26/54

Box 3, Folder 32

Foothill College, R.D.

Box 3, Folder 33

The World's Worst Traffic Tangle, L.A. Freeway, S.E.P., 3/13/54

 

ARTICLES, G-H

Box 6, Folder 1

Gardening Stories

Box 6, Folder 2

Beating Garden Pests

Box 6, Folder 3

Revolution in the Garden, Seeds, RD

Box 6, Folder 4

Rushbutton Gardening, S.E.P.

Box 6, Folder 5

Gibeon, Lost City Found by Pritchard, S.E.P.

Box 6, Folder 6

Gold

Box 6, Folder 7

Golden Gate Bridge - Joseph Strauss, S.E.P. and RD

Box 6, Folder 8

Grand Teton

Box 6, Folder 9

Mr. Gump of Gump's

Box 6, Folder 10

Hawaii--Miscellaneous Material

Box 4, Folder 11

Hawaii - Miscellaneous Assignments

Box 4, Folder 12

Hawaii - Miscellaneous Booklets, Maps

Box 4, Folder 13

Hawaii, Holiday Story

Box 4, Folder 14

Hawaii, Look! Dancing the Hula!, Lurline-Howard K. Morris, S.E.P.

Box 4, Folder 15

Hawaii, Rev. Akaka, S.E.P.

Box 4, Folder 16

Hawaii, Trip of 1957, U. of H. Story

Box 4, Folder 17

The Happy Songwriters of Hawaii, S.E.P., 8/22/53

Box 4, Folder 18

Hawaii, 1959, What a Boom Does to Paradise

Box 4, Folder 19

Hawaii, Hawaii's Agricultural Magicians, Nations Business

Box 4, Folder 20

Hawaii Since Statehood, '62

Box 4, Folder 21

Hawaii Calls, Web Edwards

Box 4, Folder 22

Hawaii: Jim Does's Dream - Pineapple, RD

Box 4, Folder 23

Holly Story

Box 4, Folder 24

Hearst Castle

Box 4, Folder 25

Hillercopters, What Makes Stanley Hiller Tick, Jan. 1948 & Daring Young Man on the Flying Windmill, Stanley Hiller, S.E.P., 6/28/52

Box 4, Folder 26

Duncan Hines

Box 4, Folder 27

Hong Kong, Hole in the Bamboo Curtain, Armchair Travelogue, R.D.

Box 4, Folder 28

Herbert Hoover International Detective, War Library, See Stanford--Hoover Library

 

Short Cut to Good Will, Tom Davis, International Hospital Center, Nov. '56, RD

Box 4, Folder 29

Humm, Psychologist to Joe and Jane Doakes, RD

Box 4, Folder 30

He Sells Houses to Stars, Hollywood Homes, S.E.P., 7/25/53

Box 4, Folder 31

Hotrod Club - Peterson

Box 4, Folder 32

Hydroponics

 

ARTICLES, I-L

Box 5, Folder 1

I--Miscellaneous

Box 5, Folder 2

Insurance Story

Box 5, Folder 3

Interflora, RD 1953

Box 5, Folder 4

Jantzen, Give Youth a Chance, Zehntbauer - Jantzen, RD

Box 5, Folder 5

Japanese: Evacuation for S.E.P., Relocation for Colliers

Box 5, Folder 6

Japan's Fabulous Newspapers and Yukio Ozaki

Box 5, Folder 7

Japan, Imperial Hotel

Box 5, Folder 8

They Ride the World's Mightest Tailwind, Pan-Am Jet Stream RD

Box 5, Folder 9

Jet Turbine Locomotive, Casey Jones and the Big Blow, Feb. 1950, RD

Box 5, Folder 10

Jordan, David Starr, American Jan. '29 and R.D., Unforgettable May '63

Box 5, Folder 11

Kern County - Everybody's Hospital, RD

Box 5, Folder 12

Henry J. Kaiser - biography

Box 5, Folder 13

Kado - Wizard of Rocks, S.E.P.

Box 5, Folder 14

What the World Owes to the Gardens of Kew, RD, 1/57

Box 5, Folder 15

Knight, Gov. Goodwin J., How to be a Success in Politics

Box 5, Folder 16

Farming with Two Hundred Partners, Kern Co. Land Company, Nat. Bus.

Box 5, Folder 17

He's a Sucker for Nasty Jobs, Killion-APL, SEP

Box 5, Folder 18

Klystron

Box 5, Folder 19

KQED, SEP, 12/10/61

Box 5, Folder 20

Knott Berry Farm, Freedom Center

Box 5, Folder 21

L--Miscellaneous

Box 5, Folder 22

Life Series

Box 5, Folder 23

Laguna Art Festival, SEP

Box 5, Folder 24

Latin American Trip

Box 5, Folder 25

Latin America's Big Voice, Pan-American, July 1944, RD

Box 5, Folder 26

He Sets the Sky on Fire, Fireworks, Lizza Loves to Light the Sky, SEP, 10/13/51

Box 5, Folder 27

Roughneck Boss of the Sailor's Union, Harry Lundeberg, SEP

Box 5, Folder 28

The Town with Too Much Money, Long Beach, Frosty Martin, Long Beach, SEP

Box 5, Folder 29

L.A. Police Rehab Center

 

ARTICLES, M-P

Box 6, Folder 1

M--Miscellaneous

Box 6, Folder 2

Macadamia Story, 1962, RD

Box 6, Folder 3

Magic with `Mums, RD, '66

Box 6, Folder 4

McLaren, John - Unforgettable, '55

Box 6, Folder 5

George Mardikian, The GI's Chow Champion, RD

Box 6, Folder 6

Crazy over Ships, Kortum-Maritime Museum, Colliers

Box 6, Folder 7

Medicare, The Friendly Man from Medicare, RD, '66

Box 6, Folder 8

Million Dollar Music Box, Mattel, SEP, 12/6/52

Box 6, Folder 9

The Strenuous Boss of Matson Navigation, Joe Sevier - Matson Nat. Bus., Apr. 1952

Box 6, Folder 10

Mobile Home Living, The Lure of Living on Wheels, RD

Box 6, Folder 11

Mormon Youth, RD, '61

Box 6, Folder 12

Mormon Story - Bishops Storehouse, SEP

Box 6, Folder 13

N--Miscellaneous

Box 6, Folder 14

National Parks

Box 6, Folder 15

Numbers - Call Me 522... RD 6/63

Box 6, Folder 16

Newspapers

Box 6, Folder 17

Olive Story

Box 6, Folder 18

Oil Hunt, SEP & RD

Box 6, Folder 19

Oil, Cuyama Field, Excitement in Clamshell Valley, Cities Service, Jan. 1949

Box 6, Folder 20

Oil, Colorado's Fabulous Mountains of Oil, Shale Oil, RD

Box 6, Folder 21

Oranges - Sunkist Men

Box 6, Folder 22

Orchids - SEP, Sam Mosher

Box 6, Folder 23

Parker, Willis (His Best Friends Are Beasts) SEP

Box 6, Folder 24

Those High Jinks in Hollywood Pools, Paddock Pools - Phil Ilsley, SEP, 8/11/51

Box 6, Folder 25

Pacific Area War Correspondent, Nimitz-Kenney-Iwo Jima, RD

Box 6, Folder 26

Backstage at the Rose Parade, Tournament of Roses, SEP, 12/29/56

Box 6, Folder 27

He Gambled on Flying and Won, W. A. Patterson, SEP & RD, 6/7/52

Box 6, Folder 28

I've Got the Craziest Job!, Russ Pettit, SEP, 9/11/54

Box 6, Folder 29

Piggyback Railroading, SEP, 8/23/55

Box 6, Folder 30

L. A. Police, How to Catch Crooks, RD, '53

Box 6, Folder 31

Portland's Teen-Age Hospital Wing, SEP

Box 6, Folder 32

Pottery, Dining off the Rainbow, Colored Dinnerware, SEP, 11/19/49

 

ARTICLES, R-S

Box 7, Folder 1

R--Miscellaneous

Box 7, Folder 2

Rainmakers, They Make Rain When Clouds Roll By, Dr. Irving Krick, Aug. 1954, RD

Box 7, Folder 3

Rain, Rearranging the Rain, June 1948, CG

Box 7, Folder 4

Reber, They Want to Rebuild San Francisco Bay, Biggest Geography Job on Earth, John Reber, SEP, 11/18/50

Box 7, Folder 5

Frank Reinelt & His Tuberous Begonias

Box 7, Folder 6

Rockefeller Conservatism

Box 7, Folder 7

S--Miscellaneous

Box 7, Folder 8

San Francisco, Holiday, July 1948

Box 7, Folder 9

Scotia, Paradise with a Waiting List, SEP, 2/21/51

Box 7, Folder 10

Death Valley Scotty

Box 7, Folder 11

Seattle Cent. 21 Expo

Box 7, Folder 12

Shopsmith, The Easy Way to Get Rick, How to Invent a Million Dollar Gadget, SEP, 3/29/52

Box 7, Folder 13

Shooting, Colliers, 8/3/35

Box 7, Folder 14

Southern Pacific, Battle of the Hotshots, SEP; Brother, Can You Spare a Locomotive, SEP; Fine Way to Run a Railroad, SEP & RD; Piggyback, SEP; and Look Story

Box 7, Folder 15

Siskiyou Murder - Southern Pacific

Box 7, Folder 16

Santa Fe Spud Special

Box 7, Folder 17

Snowshoe Thompson, RD

Box 7, Folder 18

Mr. Spice Islands (Frederic Johnson)

Box 7, Folder 19

Sugar

Box 7, Folder 20

Snake River Trout Ranch - Bob Erkins

Box 7, Folder 21

Stanford in Germany

Box 7, Folder 22

Stanford - Hoover Library

Box 7, Folder 23

Stanford

Box 7, Folder 24

Sterling - Stanford, SEP

Box 7, Folder 25

Switzerland, RD Overseas editions, 1964

 

ARTICLES, T-Z

Box 8, Folder 1

Lifeline Under the Atlantic, Trans-Atlantic Cable, RD

Box 8, Folder 2

Wonders of Direct Distance Dialing, Telephones, Long Distance Dialing, Oct. 55, RD

Box 8, Folder 3

Tex Taylor Ghosted Story ofr SEP

Box 8, Folder 4

Tent Biz, Boom in Big Tops, SEP

Box 8, Folder 5

Don Thomas, Booster #1 SEP

Box 8, Folder 6

Tomato Story, SEP

Box 8, Folder 7

California's Wackiest Toy Merchant, Uncle Bernie, SEP

Box 8, Folder 8

Trees Can't Fight Back, Me and My Mixed-up Trees, SEP

Box 8, Folder 9

Trona, World's Biggest Mineral Stockpile, SEP, 3/5/49

Box 8, Folder 10

Truck Driving, Detour for Highway Mishaps, Safe Driving Clinic, Colliers

Box 8, Folder 11

Fishing, Tuna Jackpot, Tuna Industry, SEP, Apr. 10, 1948

Box 8, Folder 12

Dr. Turnbow - Foremost Wizard of Milk, RD, 6/30/59

Box 8, Folder 13

Alaska - Seward's Fortunate Folly, A Turning Point in History, RD

Box 8, Folder 14

Union that Prospers by Building Up the Boss, RD

Box 8, Folder 15

Unions, How Harry Bridges Rules the Pacific, Look, Water-front - Hawaii, 5/9/50

Box 8, Folder 16

Union Square Garage, $1,500,000 Parking Space, Andrew Pansini, Nat. Bus., Aug., 1953

Box 8, Folder 17

University of California for RD

Box 8, Folder 18

I Started Over at 62, Paulsen Visel, SEP, 7/21/51

Box 8, Folder 19

Walking Streets, RD

Box 8, Folder 20

Warren Family vs. Polio, Honeybear's Miracle, RD

Box 8, Folder 21

Earl Warren Stories for SEP

Box 8, Folder 22

Water Sports

Box 8, Folder 23

Weather Stories

Box 8, Folder 24

California Moves the Rain, In California Moving the Rain is Big Business, Water Transport, Nat Bus, Aug 1952

Box 8, Folder 25

Water Story - CG

Box 8, Folder 26

Wells Fargo, Wild West Bank, History Room, SEP, 6/17/50

Box 8, Folder 27

Wilderness Cave for Delinquints, 12/4/54, SEP, Juvenile Rehabilitation

Box 8, Folder 28

Widow Story, RD. See also File No. 12, Folder 11--Research Material on a planned but never published handbook on how to be a widow

Box 8, Folder 29

I Work on the Railroad and How!, Zephyrette Story, SEP, 1/7/56

Box 8, Folder 30

Swapping Zoo Keepers, Animal Trading at Zoos, SEP, 2/11/56

 

BOOKS: SOUTHERN PACIFIC, DEMOCRACY'S AIR ARSENAL, AND HIGH HORIZONS

Box 9, Folder 1

Why Write Books?, A memo for Professor Rivers

Box 9, Folder 2

Southern Pacific, by Neill C. Wilson and Frank J. Taylor

Box 9, Folder 3

The story behind Southern Pacific, Correspondence and A memo on Southern Pacific

Box 9, Folder 4

The Four Iron-Horse Men, two manuscripts by Frank J. Taylor

Box 9, Folder 5

Miscellaneous Material for the Huntington Book:

Physical Description: Correspondence, Manuscripts, and Photographs
Box 9, Folder 6

Miscellaneous Material for the Huntington Book: Correspondence, Notes, and a copy of the article The Romance that Founded Stanford, by G. T. Clark

Box 9, Folder 7

Typewritten Notes: The Voyage of the Old Ship Humboldt, Newspaper Articles, Correspondence of Stanford and Huntington, and Press Comments on the Stanford Huntington Quarrel

Box 9, Folder 8

Type-written Notes: Various Biographical Sketches of Collis P. Huntington, Material Copied from Archer Huntington's scrapbook, and notes from Charles Crocker, Chronicles of the Builders of the Commonwealth

Box 9, Folder 9

More Type-written Notes: Notes made after a conversation with W. H. Mills: with the purpose of Preserving Mill's ideas, Notes on newspaper articles, and an autobiographical statement by Collis P. Huntington

Box 9, Folder 10

From Trail to Rail, Tear Sheets from the Southern Pacific Bulletin

Box 9, Folder 11

Democracy's Air Arsenal, by Frank J. Taylor and Lawton Wrigh

Box 9, Folder 12

Democracy's Air Arsenal, a memo by Frank J. Taylor

Box 9, Folder 13

Democracy's Air Arsenal, Correspondence & Contracts

Box 9, Folder 14

Publisher's Draft of Democracy's Air Arsenal

Box 9, Folder 15

Final Draft, Democracy's Air Arsenal, and suggestions for improvement by William F. Peters

Box 9, Folder 16

Pat Paterson, a book by Frank J. Taylor

Box 9, Folder 17

High Horizons, by Frank J. Taylor, New Revised Edition, 1964 (paperback)

Box 9, Folder 18

High Horizons, by Frank J. Taylor, New Revised Edition, 1964 (hardbound)

Box 9, Folder 19

High Horizons, by Frank J. Taylor, 1958 edition, marked copy

Box 9, Folder 20

High Horizons, by Frank J. Taylor, 1951

 

BOOKS: HIGH HORIZONS (cont.) & PAT PATTERSON

 

High Horizons, United Air Lines History, By Frank Taylor

Box 10, Folder 1

Correspondence

Box 10, Folder 2

1963 Revision--Correspondence, Research Material, and Drafts

Box 10, Folder 3

Acknowledgement of Receipts

Box 10, Folder 4

Revision 1964--Correspondence, Research Material, and Drafts

Box 10, Folder 5

1963 Revision--Research Material

Box 10, Folder 6

1957 Revision--Drafts and Notes

Box 10, Folder 7

1954 Revision--Drafts and Notes

Box 10, Folder 8

Dawn to Dusk and Miscellaneous United Air Lines Data

Box 10, Folder 9

Magazines and Miscellaneous Research Material

Box 10, Folder 10

The Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Story, a book (no author given)

 

Pat Patterson--1967--For United Air Lines

Box 10, Folder 11

Corrections for Final Draft of Patterson Book

Box 10, Folder 12

Early Drafts of Pat Patterson Profile

Box 10, Folder 13

Pat Patterson Quotes for the book

Box 10, Folder 14

Duplicates of Interviews

Box 10, Folder 15

Rough Draft of People Make an Airline

Box 10, Folder 16-17

Intermediate Draft, Pat Patterson Profile, folders one and two

Box 10, Folder 18

Author's mss. submitted to United Executives

Box 10, Folder 19

Pat Patterson, Correspondence

Box 10, Folder 20

Patterson Book Reference Material

Box 10, Folder 21

Interviews for Patterson Book

Box 10, Folder 22

Pat Patterson Interviews

 

BOOKS: THE 76 BONANZA, THE BLACK BONANZA, AND COPIES OF MISCELLANEOUS FARLY WRITINGS

Box 11, Folder 1

The 76 Bonanza, the Fabulous Life and Times of the Union Oil Company of California, by Earl M. Welty and Frank J. Taylor, 1966, sequel and revision of The Black Bonanza

Box 11, Folder 2

The Black Bonanza, by Earl M. Welty and Frank J. Taylor, Second Revised Edition, 1956

Box 11, Folder 3

The Black Bonanza, 1950, by Earl M. Welty and Frank J. Taylor

Box 11, Folder 4

The story behind The Black Bonanza and The 76 Bonanza, a memo; also Correspondence re:

Box 11, Folder 5

76 Bonanza, '65 Revision: Research Material, Articles, and Manuscript

Box 11, Folder 6

76 Bonanza, '65 Revision: Notes and Correspondence

Box 11, Folder 7

Big Business is Good for Little Business--and Vice Versa, an article by Frank J. Taylor and Earl M. Welty

Box 11, Folder 8

The Black Bonanza--First Revision, Original Manuscript

Box 11, Folder 9

The Black Bonanza, 1956 Revision, Final Manuscript

Box 11, Folder 10

The Black Bonanza, More Revision Material

Box 11, Folder 11

The Black Bonanza, Articles and Correspondence

Box 11, Folder 12

Magazines, magazine articles, and annual reports from Oil Companies

Box 11, Folder 13

Oh, Ranger! a book about the National Parks, by Horace M. Albright and Frank J. Taylor, 1928

Box 11, Folder 14

Land of Homes, a book about California, by F. J. Taylor, 192

Box 11, Folder 15

Grand Canyon Country, by Frank J. Taylor, 1929

Box 11, Folder 16

Pop Warner's Book for Boys, by Glenn S. Pop Warner with Frank J. Taylor, 1934

Box 11, Folder 17

Our U.S.A., A Gay Geography, Text by Frank J. Taylor, 1938

 

BOOKS: BRO. CASTLE & BRO. COOKE

Box 12, Folder 1

A memo on Bro. Castle & Bro. Cooke, an unpublished company history

Box 12, Folder 2

Castle & Cooke Book--Correspondence and Notes

Box 12, Folder 3

Bro. Castle & Bro. Cooke, by Frank J. Taylor and Neill C. Wilson, complete manuscript, 1949

Box 12, Folder 4

Bro. Castle & Bro. Cooke, an incomplete manuscript copy partially edited

Box 12, Folder 5

Bro. Castle & Bro. Cooke, Office Copy, Complete Manuscript

Box 12, Folder 6

Castle and Cooke, Research Materials and Notes

Box 12, Folder 7

Research Material and Notes on Hawaii

Box 12, Folder 8

Hawaii--More Research Material

Box 12, Folder 9

Hawaii Statehood--Research Material

Box 12, Folder 10

Hawaii--Pictures

Box 12, Folder 11

Research Material on a planned but never published handbook on how to be a widow ( i.e., manage your husband's estate after his death)

Frank J. Taylor Additional Materials

Box 17, 18

Drawer A. Reader's Digest Correspondence.

 

1. 1940 - 1949.

 

2. 1950 - 1953.

 

3. 1954.

 

4. 1955.

 

5. 1956.

 

6. 1957.

 

7. 1958.

 

8. Writer scouting assignment; Paul Palmer correspondence- 1958.

 

9. Correspondence with writers.

 

10. 1958 - 1961, memos to Paul Palmer about writers.

 

11. 1959 - 1960, letters from editors.

 

12. Paul Palmer correspondence about scouting for writers, 1959.

 

13. Correspondence with writers, 1959.

 

14. 1959.

 

15. Paul Palmer correspondence re writers and article ideas, 1960.

 

16. 1960.

 

17. Letters from Paul Palmer to writers re manuscript and ideas for articles, 1958 - 1962.

 

18. Correspondence about writers, 1960.

 

19. Correspondence with Paul Palmer and other Reader's Digest editors, 1961.

 

20. Correspondence with writers, 1961.

 

21. Correspondence with Reader's Digest editors, 1962.

 

22. 1963.

 

23. 1964.

 

24. 1965.

 

25. 1966.

 

26. 1967.

Box 17, 18

Drawer B. Correspondence.

 

1. Saturday Evening Post, 1941 - 1947.

 

2. Saturday Evening Post, 1948 - 1951.

 

3. Saturday Evening Post, 1952.

 

4. Saturday Evening Post, 1953.

 

5. Saturday Evening Post, 1954.

 

6. Saturday Evening Post, 1955.

 

7. Saturday Evening Post, 1956.

 

8. Saturday Evening Post, 1957.

 

9. Saturday Evening Post, 1958.

 

10. Saturday Evening Post, 1959.

 

11. Saturday Evening Post, 1960.

 

12. Saturday Evening Post, 1961.

 

13. Saturday Evening Post, 1962.

 

14. Country Gentleman editors.

 

15. Collier's editors.

 

16. Willis Kingsley Wing, literary agent, 1932 - 1935.

 

17. Carl Brandt, Sr., literary agent, 1941 - 1948.

 

18. Carl Brandt, Sr., literary agent, 1949 - 1953.

Box [19?]

Drawer C. Correspondence, re:

 

1. Doubleday and Co., Inc., 1949 - 1950.

 

2. Holiday.

 

3. Little, Brown, and Co., Our USA - A Gay Geography

 

4. McGraw-Hill - High Horizons - A History of United Airlines.

 

5. McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc.

 

6. McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc. - Union Oil correspondence.

 

7. McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc. - Southern Pacific correspondence.

 

8. This Week.

 

9. V.I.P. correspondence, incl.:

 

Harry Truman

 

Herbert Hoover

Scope and Content Note

(incl. memo of interview given by HH on 3/31/33)
 

Erle Stanley Gardner

 

Walter Dilli gham

 

Roy Howard

 

G. C. Marshall, Jr. (when he was a.d.c. to Gen. Pershing, 1922)

 

Nelson Rockefellar (when he was with the Dept. of State, 1943)

 

Laurance Rockefellar

Box 20

Drawer D. Miscellaneous correspondence in alphabetical sequence, A - Z, plus two folders of fan mail at the back of the drawer.