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Finding Aid for the Raymond Chandler papers, 1930-1959
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Container List

 

Photographs

Box 1, Folder 1

Cissy Chandler. Los Angeles. n.d.

Physical Description: (6.75 × 8.75”).

Scope and Content Note

Photograph by J.W. Siefert.

Note

Gift of Ed Smith [nephew of Cissy and Raymond Chandler], 1989.
Box 1, Folder 2

Cissy Chandler as a young woman. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (3.875” - Photograph, mounted on board, has been cut into a circle).

Scope and Content Note

Photographer unknown.

Note

Gift of Ed Smith, 1989.
Box 1, Folder 3

Lavinia Smith [sister of Cissy Chandler]. New York. n.d.

Physical Description: (2 items: 4.33 × 4.75” and 4 × 5.5”).

Scope and Content Note

Photograph by Davis & Sanford.
With another copy cut into an oval.

Note

Gift of Ed Smith, 1989.
Box 1, Folder 4

Lavinia Smith [sister of Cissy Chandler]. New York. n.d.

Physical Description: (6 × 7.75”).

Scope and Content Note

“Vinnie at 16” by Davis & Sanford.

Note

Gift of Ed Smith, 1989.
Box 1, Folder 5

Raymond Chandler in a World War I Canadian army uniform. Seaford. n.d.

Physical Description: (2 items: 3.875 × 5.75” and 8 × 10” copy - With black and white copy print).

Scope and Content Note

Portrait by Mina Whiting.

Note

Gift of Mrs. Helga Greene, January 1960.
Box 1, Folder 6

Raymond Chandler and other writers from Black Mask. [Los Angeles?]. January 11, 1936

Physical Description: (3 items: 8 × 10”).

Note

The original photograph, mounted on a linen tablecloth and signed by the authors present, is in the Joseph Shaw papers (collection 2052), box 6.
Box 1, Folder 7

Raymond Chandler and Billy Wilder. [Hollywood]. 1944

Physical Description: (8 × 10”).

Scope and Content Note

Taken on the set of “Double Indemnity.”

Note

11 × 14” print is in oversize box 14, folder 3.
Box 1, Folder 8

Raymond Chandler and Taki. La Jolla. September 4, 1948

Physical Description: (8 × 10”).

Scope and Content Note

Inscribed to James Sandoe, photograph by John Engstead. “Dear Sandoe: I had to hold Taki's tail to keep it still. Raymond Chandler, La Jolla 9/4/48.”
Box 1, Folder 9

Raymond Chandler. La Jolla. February 1958

Physical Description: (3.25 × 4.25” and 8 × 10” - With 2 [8 × 10”] copy prints).

Scope and Content Note

Chandler holding a glass, photograph by Vincent Fracasse.
Box 1, Folder 10

Raymond Chandler. La Jolla. February 1958

Physical Description: (3 × 5”).

Scope and Content Note

Chandler putting on gloves, photograph by Vincent Fracasse.
Box 1, Folder 11

Raymond Chandler. London. 1958

Physical Description: (2 items, 3.5 × 4.5” and 8 × 10” - 8 × 10” is copy print).
Box 14, Folder 3

Raymond Chandler and Billy Wilder. [Hollywood]. 1944

Physical Description: (11 × 14”).

Scope and Content Note

Taken on the set of “Double Indemnity.”
 

Correspondence

 

Personal

Box 1, Folder 18

Raymond Chandler - University of California, Los Angeles. La Jolla. March 18, 1952

Physical Description: (1 leaf).

Scope and Content Note

Letter to Lawrence Clark Powell.
Box 2, Folder 4

Ralph Lyon, Jr. - Raymond Chandler. Los Angeles. March 18, 1955

Physical Description: (1 leaf).
Box 2, Folder 11

Raymond Chandler - Lawrence Clark Powell. La Jolla. December 3, 1956

Physical Description: (1 leaf).
Box 2, Folder 26

Raymond Chandler - Arthur Lovell. La Jolla. circa 1950 and 1954

Physical Description: (8 items).
Box 2, Folder 26

circa 1954.

Physical Description: (1 leaf).
Box 2, Folder 26

August 26, 1954.

Physical Description: (1 leaf).
Box 2, Folder 26

July 5, 1954.

Physical Description: (1 postcard).
Box 2, Folder 26

May 31, 1954.

Physical Description: ([2pp.] - postcard).
Box 2, Folder 26

February 9, 1954.

Physical Description: (1 leaf).
Box 2, Folder 26

December 19, 1950.

Physical Description: (1 leaf).
Box 2, Folder 26

December 6, 1950.

Physical Description: (1 leaf).

Scope and Content Note

With Lovell's holograph draft reply on the verso.
Box 2, Folder 26

November 29, 1950.

Physical Description: (1 leaf).
Box 2, Folder 28

Raymond Chandler - Philip Durham. La Jolla. September 5, 1958

Physical Description: (1 leaf).

Scope and Content Note

re reprinting Chandler's article “The simple art of murder.”
Box 2, Folder 29

Raymond Chandler - Robert Campigny. La Jolla. February 7, 1958

Physical Description: (1 leaf).

Scope and Content Note

The letter is in French. An English translation is with it.
 

Correspondence About Raymond Chandler

Box 1, Folder 12

James Sandoe to Orville Prescott and Robert Van Gelder. [Boulder]. July 30, 1943

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 12

Orville Prescott to James Sandoe. New York. August 3, 1943

Physical Description: (Typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 12

James Sandoe to Bernard Smith. Boulder. December 29, 1943

Physical Description: (1 leaf, typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 12

Sydney A. Sanders to James Sandoe. New York. April 26, 1945

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 12

James Sandoe to “Sanders.” Boulder. April 30, 1945

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 12

Bernard Smith, Alfred A. Knopf, Incorporated to James Sandoe. New York. 1943

Box 1, Folder 12

May 19, 1943.

Physical Description: (1 leaf, typescript signed on verso).

Scope and Content Note

re letters to Van Gelder, Prescott, Cupp and Gannett.
[Also,] Sandoe's reply, July 29, 1943 (typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 12

August 2, 1943.

Physical Description: (Typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 12

August 10, 1943.

Physical Description: (Typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 12

January 3, 1944.

Physical Description: (Typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 13

James Sandoe to “Miss Dunham.” Boulder. August 23, 1947

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
 

Correspondence Between Raymond Chandler and James Sandoe

Box 1, Folders 13, 17

Raymond Chandler to James Sandoe. v.p. 1944-1954

Box 1, Folder 13

n.p. November 8, 1946

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon, signed).

Scope and Content Note

With typescript note.
Box 1, Folder 17

London. October 7, 1952

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.] - Autograph letter signed, postcard).

Note

Postmarked 7 October 1952.
Box 1, Folders 12-13

Raymond Chandler to James Sandoe. Hollywood. 1944-1946

Box 1, Folder 12

January 26, 1944.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).

Scope and Content Note

Paramount Pictures Incorporated letterhead.
Signed “Ray Chandler.” With discussion of comparison with James Cain.
Box 1, Folder 12

April 11, 1944.

Physical Description: (Typescript signed).

Scope and Content Note

Paramount Pictures Incorporated letterhead.
Box 1, Folder 12

January 15, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).

Scope and Content Note

With pencil notes by James Sandoe[?].
Box 1, Folder 12

January 26, 1945.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed, Signed “Ray.”).
Box 1, Folder 12

February 10, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 12

April 4, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 13

July 3, 1946.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folders 12-13

Raymond Chandler to James Sandoe. Los Angeles 1944-1946

Box 1, Folder 12

Postmark is October 2, 1944 (Card is not dated).

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript postcard).
Box 1, Folder 12

December 16, 1944.

Physical Description: (1 leaf, typescript and typescript signature).

Scope and Content Note

Chandler's address: 6520 Drexel Avenue, Los Angeles 36.
Box 1, Folder 12

August 18, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 12

August 28, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 12

September 9, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 12

November 9, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 12

November 28, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript postcard).
Box 1, Folder 13

May 30, 1946.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 13

June 17, 1946.

Physical Description: (3 leaves [3pp.], typescript).
Box 1, Folders 13-17

Raymond Chandler to James Sandoe. La Jolla. 1946-1954

Box 1, Folder 13

October 2, 1946.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 13

October 17, 1946.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 13

December 6, 1946.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 13

December 12, 1946.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 13

January 21, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 13

February 7, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 13

March 8, 1947.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 13

March 18, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript postcard).
Box 1, Folder 13

May 3, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

June 7, 1947.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 13

June 23, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 13

July 14, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript postcard).
Box 1, Folder 13

July 28, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 13

August 10, 1947.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 13

August 21, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 13

September 14, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 13

October 2, 1947.

Physical Description: (5 leaves [5pp.] - typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 13

October 13, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript postcard).
Box 1, Folder 13

November 7, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 13

n.p. December 21, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript postcard).
Box 1, Folder 14

January 27, 1948.

Physical Description: (3 leaves [3pp.], typescript).

Scope and Content Note

“Dictated by not signed by Raymond Chandler. mo.”
Box 1, Folder 14

February 1, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript with holograph note postcard).

Note

Postmarked February 1 or 11[?]
Box 1, Folder 14

February 7, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], telegram).
Box 1, Folder 14

February 26, 1948.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 14

February 27, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 14

March 1, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 14

March 18, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 14

April 1, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript postcard).

Scope and Content Note

Chandler has noted All Fools Day.

Note

Postmarked April 2.
Box 1, Folder 14

April 5, 1948.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 14

April 16, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 14

May 12, 1948.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 14

August 9, 1948.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 14

August 30, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript postcard).
Box 1, Folder 14

September 23, 1948.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 14

October 4, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 14

October 11, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 14

October 12, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed postcard).

Note

Postmarked 13 October 1948.
Box 1, Folder 14

October 17, 1948.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 14

October 24, 1948.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 14

November 18, 1948.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [3pp.], typescript with holograph corrrections).
Box 1, Folder 14

December 6, 1948.

Physical Description: (3 leaves [3pp.], typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 14

n.d..

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript postcard).

Note

Postmarked December 8, 1948.
Box 1, Folder 14

December 21, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript postcard).
Box 1, Folder 14

December 15, 1948.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 14

December 22, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 14

December 30, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 15

January 13, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 15

January 24, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 15

January 25, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript postcard).
Box 1, Folder 15

February 25, 1949.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 15

March 4, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 15

March 26, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript postcard).
Box 1, Folder 15

April 10, 1949.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 15

April 14, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 15

May 3, 1949.

Physical Description: (3 leaves [3pp.], typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 15

May 12, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 15

May 14, 1949.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 15

May 20, 1949.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 15

May 23, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 15

June 2, 1949.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 15

June 16, 1949.

Physical Description: (3 leaves [3pp.], typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 15

August 10, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed postcard).

Note

Postmarked August 11, 1949.
Box 1, Folder 15

August 15, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 15

August 22, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript with holograph corrections postcard).

Note

Postmarked 22 August 1949.
Box 1, Folder 15

September 14, 1949.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 15

September 20, 1949.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 15

October 14, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 15

November 6, 1949.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 15

November 19, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 15

November 21, 1949.

Physical Description: (3 leaves [3pp.], typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 15

December 4, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 15

December 16, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 15

December 28, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed with holograph corrections).
Box 1, Folder 16

January 25, 1950.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript).
Box 1, Folder 16

October 9, 1950.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 16

December 7, 1950.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 16

January 10, 1951.

Physical Description: (3 leaves [3pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 16

February 20, 1951.

Physical Description: (3 leaves [3pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 16

February 26, 1951.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 16

March 6, 1951.

Physical Description: (3 leaves [3pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 16

March 31, 1951.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 16

September 25, 1951.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 16

October 31, 1951.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 16

December 27, 1951.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 17

January 10, 1952.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], Telegram).
Box 1, Folder 17

January 10, 1952.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 17

April 14, 1952.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 17

July 30, 1952.

Physical Description: (3 leaves [3pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 17

August 11, 1952.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 17

January 6, 1953.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 17

February 4, 1953.

Physical Description: (3 leaves [3pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folder 17

March 16, 1953.

Physical Description: (4 leaves [4pp.] with 1 envelope - typescript with holograph corrections).

Scope and Content Note

p.1 is a postcard followed by 3 typescript pages and an envelope addressed in Chandler's.
Box 1, Folder 17

March 26, 1954.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed postcard).

Note

Postmarked 27 March 1954.
Box 1, Folder 17

April 8, 1954.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript with holograph corrections, postcard).
Box 1, Folder 17

May 26, 1954.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript signed).
Box 1, Folders 12-17

James Sandoe to Raymond Chandler. Boulder. 1944-1954

Box 1, Folder 12

January 8, 1944.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 12

January 12, 1944.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 12

January 22, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 12

January 23, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 12

April 11, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 12

August 12, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 12

August 22, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 12

August 23, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 12

August 31, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 12

September 16, 1945.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

January 9, 1946.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

February 3, 1946.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

May 7, 1946.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

June 6, 1946.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

July 5, 1946.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

September, 25, 1946.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

October 14, 1946.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

October 19, 1946.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

February 19, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

March 24, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

April 29, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

June 11, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

July 15, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

July 17, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

August 5, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

August 14, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

September 25, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

November 3, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

November 12, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 13

December 16, 1947.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

February 3, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

February 8, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

March 1, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

March 22, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

April 19, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

June 16, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

July 21, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

September 19, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

October 3, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

October 13/14, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

October 30, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

December 1, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

December 10, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 14

December 26, 1948.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

January 5, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

January 10, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

January 16, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

January 19, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

January 31, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

March 20, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

April 30, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

May 6, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

May 17, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon, carbon folded[?]).

Scope and Content Note

Lower left corner: Part of the text is missing.
Box 1, Folder 15

May 29, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

June 9, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

August 30, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

September 16, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

September 25, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

October 31/November 1, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

November 13, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

December 11, 1949.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 15

[1949 ?].

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

Lacking first page. “49?” is pencilled in the upper right corner in an unidentified hand.
Box 1, Folder 16

January 30, 1950.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 16

November 25, 1950.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 16

January 1, 1951.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 16

February 23/24, 1951.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

Date has been penciled in on both pages.
Box 1, Folder 16

March 14, 1951.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 16

May 15, 1951.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 16

October 8, 1951.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 16

December 30/31, 1951.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 17

March 30/31, 1952.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 17

July 16/17, 1952.

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], typescript carbon).
Box 1, Folder 17

March 18/19, 1954.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript carbon).
 

Correspondence - [Miscellaneous]

Box 1, Folder 13

Raymond Chandler to Hamish Hamilton. La Jolla. June 11, 1947

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript carbon, signed).

Scope and Content Note

Chandler has penciled “Sandoe” on this carbon.
Box 1, Folder 14

Gordon R. Williams, Brentano's, to Raymond Chandler. Los Angeles. December 21, 1948

Physical Description: (1 leaf [1p.], typescript signed).
 

Personal: Professional Organizations

Box 2, Folder 30

Mystery Writers Association - Manuscript. La Jolla. 1959

Physical Description: (3 items: 10pp. - typescript with holograph corrections, newsletter, photocopy).

Scope and Content Note

Speech for Mystery Writers Association Meeting in New York. RC's speech typed on blue index cards.
With copy of The Third Degree, Mystery Writers Association newsletter for February 1959, and photocopy of Raymond Chandler's speech.

Note

Gift of Mrs. Helga Greene, May 1959.
 

Writings By Raymond Chandler

 

Unpublished

Box 2, Folder 31

The Trench Raid - Manuscript. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 leaf, typescript with holograph corrections).

Scope and Content Note

Apparently unpublished fragment about World War I.

Note

Gift of Mrs. Helga Greene, January 1960.
 

Published

Boxes 4-9

Manuscripts. n.p. 1911-1959

Box 2, Folder 34

The King. n.p. circa (1911)

Physical Description: (1 leaf, typescript).

Scope and Content Note

With note in red ink, “Published, probably around 1911, in either The Academy (England) or The Westminster Gazette.”

Note

Gift of Mrs. Helga Greene, January 1960.
Box 4, Folder 8

Studies in Extinction. La Jolla. circa 1948

Physical Description: (4 leaves, typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

Review of Murder Plain and Fanciful by James Sandoe. Murder Plain and Fanciful was published by Sheridan House, New York 1948.

Note

Gift of Mrs. Helga Greene, January 1960.
Box 4, Folder 11

The Little Sister. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (280 leaves, typescript carbon with holograph corrections).

Scope and Content Note

Published by Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1949.
Box 4, Folder 13

Casual notes on the mystery novel. n.p. 1949

Physical Description: (5 leaves, typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

Published in The Writer (vol.76, no.7). Boston, July 1963.
Box 4, Folder 14

A Couple of Writers. La Jolla. January 27, 1950

Physical Description: (31 leaves, typescript with numerous holograph corrections).
Box 5, Folders 5-6

The Long Good-Bye. La Jolla. 1953

Note

First published by Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1954.
Box 5, Folder 5

pp.1-217 of 425.

Physical Description: (Typescript with corrections).

Scope and Content Note

Folder 1 of 2.
Box 5, Folder 6

pp.218-425 of 425.

Physical Description: (Typescript with corrections).

Scope and Content Note

Folder 2 of 2.
Box 5, Folder 7

Requiem. n.p. January 1955

Physical Description: (1 leaf).

Scope and Content Note

Author's proof.
With Raymond Chandler's holograph note: “Perfect as far as I can see (the proof I mean, not the poem). Raymond Chandler.”
Box 5, Folders 9-14

Crosstown With Neil Morgan. 1956-1957

Scope and Content Note

“Crosstown” was a featured column in the San Diego Evening Tribune.
Material in folders 9-14 relate to or are by Raymond Chandler.
Box 5, Folder 9

“My San Diego.” San Diego. August 28, 1956

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript).
Box 5, Folder 10

Letter from Raymond Chandler to Neil Morgan expressing appreciation of his “Crosstown” column. La Jolla. August 30, 1956

Physical Description: (3 items: 1 leaf and 2 copies - photostatic copy and 2 carbon copies).
Box 5, Folder 11

Guest column by Raymond Chandler. San Diego. March 1, 1957

Physical Description: (3 leaves, typescript).
Box 5, Folder 12

“Reader's right” by Raymond Chandler. San Diego. June 4, 1957

Physical Description: (3 leaves, typescript).

Scope and Content Note

Raymond Chandler's rebuttal to an article by Rene MacColl in the London Daily Express.
Box 5, Folder 13

Guest column by Raymond Chandler on love and marriage. San Diego. July 12, 1957

Physical Description: (2 leaves, typescript).
Box 5, Folder 14

“Reader's right” by Raymond Chandler on Carmichael and Grunion. San Diego. March 8, 1958

Physical Description: (2 leaves, typescript).
Boxes 5-7

Playback. 1958

Box 5, Folder 16

Half-sheet original with enclosures. La Jolla. January 28, 1958

Physical Description: (pp.1-92 of 317 leaves - typescript with holograph corrections).

Scope and Content Note

With 2pp. of points to check.
Folder 1 of 3.
Box 5, Folder 17

Half-sheet original. La Jolla. January 28, 1958

Physical Description: (pp.93-182 of 317 leaves - typescript with holograph corrections).

Scope and Content Note

Folder 2 of 3.
Box 5, Folder 18

Half-sheet original. La Jolla. January 28, 1958

Physical Description: (pp.183-317 of 317 leaves - typescript with holograph corrections).

Scope and Content Note

Folder 3 of 3.
Box 6, Folder 1

“Copy 1.” La Jolla. 1958

Physical Description: (224 leaves, typescript).

Note

Gift of Mrs. Helga Greene, July 1959.
Box 6, Folder 2

“First version.” La Jolla. 1958

Physical Description: 2 items: 188 leaves, 2 leaves - typescript, typescript signed with holograph notes).

Scope and Content Note

With letter from Helga Greene re questions on plot and Chandler's answers.

Note

Gift of Mrs. Helga Greene, July 1959.
Box 6, Folder 3

“2nd version.” La Jolla. 1958

Physical Description: (197 leaves, typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

Another copy marked with “2nd copy” in Chandler's hand.

Note

Gift of Houghton Mifflin at the request of Raymond Chandler, December 1959.
Box 6, Folder 4

no.3. La Jolla. 1958

Physical Description: (2 items, 197 leaves and 5pp. - typescript and typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

With 3pp. of emendations and revisions in Chandler's hand.

Note

Gift of Mrs. Helga Greene, July 1959.
Box 6, Folder 5

Typescript for American edition. La Jolla. 1958

Physical Description: 2 items: 197 leaves, 1 leaf - typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

With Raymond Chandler's note on wrapper: “Mr. Harris. Sorry my secretary forgot these. UCLA. Library wants the scripts when you are done with them. Regards. Raymond Chandler.”
Carbon copy of “no.3” was made by the Helga Greene Literary Agency.

Note

Gift of Houghton Mifflin at the request of Raymond Chandler, December 1959.
Box 7, Folder 1

H.N. Swanson agency copy. San Diego. January 28, 1958

Physical Description: (pp.1-76 of 188, Ozalid [?] photostatic copy).

Scope and Content Note

Folder 1 of 3.
Box 7, Folder 2

H.N. Swanson agency copy. San Diego. January 28, 1958

Physical Description: (pp.77 -135 of 188, Ozalid [?] photostatic copy).

Scope and Content Note

Folder 2 of 3.
Box 7, Folder 3

H.N. Swanson agency copy. San Diego. January 28, 1958

Physical Description: (pp.136-188 of 188, Ozalid [?] photostatic copy).

Scope and Content Note

Folder 3 of 3.
Box 8, Folder 1

Book Review. London. 1958

Physical Description: (5 leaves, holograph).

Scope and Content Note

Dr. No by Ian Fleming. Published in the London Times.
With page proofs and a typed transcription of the text.

Note

Gift of Mrs. Helga Greene, July 1959.
Box 8, Folder 2

The Pencil. La Jolla. October 25, 1958

Physical Description: (69 leaves, typescript with holograph corrections).

Scope and Content Note

Original cataloger's note: “First Marlowe short story for 20 years. As yet [March 1959] unpublished.”

Note

Gift of Raymond Chandler, March 1959.
Box 8, Folder 3

Sonnet 13. n.p. Spring 1958

Physical Description: (2 items: 1 leaf [1p.] and 1 copy - typescript with holograph corrections).
Box 8, Folder 4

Bang to Rights. London. 1958

Physical Description: (1 leaf, holograph, written in red ink).

Scope and Content Note

Foreword to the book by Frank Norman. Bang to Rights was published by Secker & Warburg, London, 1958.

Note

Gift of Mrs. Helga Greene, June 1959.
Box 8, Folder 6

Poodle Springs Story. La Jolla. 1959

Physical Description: (2 items: 23 leaves, 2 leaves - typescript with holograph corrections and 2 leaves, blue paper).

Scope and Content Note

Chandler's last novel, unfinished at the time of his death in 1959. With detailed description of the house in the novel.
Box 9, Folder 2

Farewell, My Lovely. Hollywood. June 7, 1944

Physical Description: (1 leaf, mimeograph).

Scope and Content Note

Synopsis.
Box 9, Folders 6-7

Playback. 1947

Note

Gift of Edgar N. Carter, H.N. Swanson, Incorporated, December 1959.
Box 9, Folder 6

“Story idea.” Hollywood. circa 1947

Physical Description: (5 leaves, typescript with holograph corrections).

Scope and Content Note

With Chandler's note: “Swanie: I think it stinks. Ray.”
Box 9, Folder 7

Story idea. Hollywood. circa 1947

Physical Description: (9 leaves, typescript carbon).
Boxes 2-5, 7-8, 12-14

Publications. v.p. 1911-1963

Box 2, Folder 32

The Clay God. n.p. 1911[?]

Physical Description: (1p., clipping).

Scope and Content Note

With penciled note on verso, “either Westiminster Gazette or Academy, c. 1911?”
Box 2, Folder 33

The Fairy King. n.p. 1911[?]

Physical Description: (1p., clipping).

Scope and Content Note

With pencilled note on verso, “either Westminster Gazette or Academy, c. 1911.”
Box 2, Folder 35

A Pilgrim in Meditation. n.p. 1911[?]

Physical Description: (1p., clipping).

Scope and Content Note

With pencilled note on verso “either Westminster Gazette or Academy c. 1911.”
Box 2, Folder 36

Blackmailer's Don't Shoot. December 1933

Physical Description: (pp.8-35, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Black Mask (vol.26, no.10).
Box 2, Folder 37

Smart-Aleck Kill. July 1934

Physical Description: (pp.54-78, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Black Mask (vol.17, no.8).
Box 2, Folder 38

Finger Man. October 1934

Physical Description: (pp.8-39, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Black Mask (vol.17, no.8).
Box 2, Folder 39

Killer in the Rain. January 1935

Physical Description: (pp.3-23, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Black Mask (vol.17, no.11).
Box 2, Folder 40

Nevada Gas. June 1935

Physical Description: (pp.8-35, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Black Mask (vol.18, no.4).
Black cover stamped “W.W. Martindale, Third & Broadway, Santa Monica, Calif.”
Box 2, Folder 41

Spanish Blood. November 1935

Physical Description: (pp.38-64, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Black Mask (vol.18, no.9).
Box 2, Folder 42

Guns at Cyrano's. January 1936

Physical Description: (pp.8-37, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Black Mask (vol.18, no.11).
Box 3, Folder 1

The Man Who Liked Dogs. March 1936

Physical Description: (pp.10-33, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Black Mask (vol.19, no.1).
Stamped on back cover “Grand Central Market.”
Box 3, Folder 2

Noon Street Nemesis. May 30, 1936

Physical Description: (pp.36-62, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Detective Fiction Weekly (vol.52, no.4).
With Raymond Chandler's corrections in pencil throughout.
Title has been crossed out and replaced with “Pick-up on Noon Street.” Stamped on back cover, “Grand Central Market.”
Box 3, Folder 3

Goldfish. June 1936

Physical Description: (pp.10-35, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Black Mask (vol.19, no.4).
Box 3, Folder 4

The Curtain. September 1936

Physical Description: (pp.10-33, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Black Mask (vol.19, no.7).
Box 3, Folder 5

Try the Girl. January 1937

Physical Description: (pp.10-34, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Black Mask (vol.19, no.11).
Box 3, Folder 6

Mandarin's Jade. November 1937

Physical Description: (pp.36-67, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Dime Detective (vol.25, no.4).
Stamped on back cover, “W.W. Martindale, Oct. 13, 1937, Santa Monica, Calif.”
Box 3, Folder 7

Red Wind. January 1938

Physical Description: (pp.40-70, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Dime Detective (vol.26, no.2).
Stamped on back cover, “Grand Central Market, 1328 -4th Street, Santa Monica, Calif.”
Box 3, Folder 8

The King in Yellow. March 1938

Physical Description: (pp.42-74, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Dime Detective (vol.26, no.4).
Box 3, Folder 9

Bay city blues. June 1938

Physical Description: (pp.6-47, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Dime Detective (vol.27, no.3).
Box 3, Folder 10

The Big Sleep - Publication announcement. December 24, 1938

Physical Description: (Original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Cover story in Publisher's Weekly (vol.84, no.26).
re publication of The Big Sleep in February 1939.
Box 3, Folder 11

The Lady in the Lake. January 1939

Physical Description: (pp.94, 127, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Dime Detective (vol.29, no.2).
Box 4, Folder 1

Trouble is My Business. August 1939

Physical Description: (pp.42-76, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Dime Detective (vol.31, no.1).
Box 4, Folder 2

No Crime in the Mountains. September 1941

Physical Description: (pp.9-54, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Street & Smith's Detective Story Magazine (vol.67, no.5).
Box 4, Folder 3

New editions of Chandler novels. circa 1945[?]

Physical Description: (Original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Bulletin in Atlantic Monthly (vol.173, no.1).
Notice re 25 cent editions of The Big Sleep, Farewell, My Lovely, The Lady in the Lake, and The High Window.
Box 4, Folder 4

The Chandler books [by] D.C. Russell. March 1945

Physical Description: (2 items: pp.123, 124 and galleys, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Atlantic Monthly (vol.173, no.3).
Box 4, Folder 5

Writers in Hollywood. November 1945

Physical Description: (pp.50-54, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Atlantic Monthly (vol.176, no.5).
Box 4, Folder 6

The Hollywood Bowl. January 1947

Physical Description: (pp.108-109, clipping).

Scope and Content Note

Atlantic Monthly (vol.179, no.1).
Box 4, Folder 7

Oscar Night in Hollywood. March 1948

Physical Description: (pp.24-27, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Atlantic Monthly (vol.181, no.4).
Box 4, Folder 9

Studies in Extinction. October 1948

Physical Description: (pp.50-55, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Atlantic Monthly (vol.181, no.4).
Raymond Candler's file copy.
Box 4, Folder 10

Ten Greatest Crimes. October 1948

Physical Description: (pp.50-53, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Cosmopolitan (vol.125, no.4).
Raymond Candler's file copy.
Box 4, Folder 12

The Little Sister. April 1949

Physical Description: (pp.173, 196, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Cosmopolitan (vol.26, no.4).
Raymond Candler's file copy.
Box 4, Folder 15

The Simple Art of Murder. 1950 April 15

Physical Description: (pp.13-14, original issue, marked in red ink).

Scope and Content Note

Saturday Review (vol.33, no.15).
With Raymond Chandler's addresss label on the cover, “6005 Camino de la Costa, La Jolla, Calif.”
With a clipping of the same article.
Box 4, Folder 16

Oscar Night in Hollywood. June 1950

Physical Description: (pp.157, 161, original issue, marked in red ink).

Scope and Content Note

Sight and Sound (vol.19, no.4).
Box 4, Folder 17

The Hollywood Ten. Spring 1951

Physical Description: (pp.93-94, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

The Author (vol.61, no.3).
With Raymond Chandler's address stamp on the cover.
Box 5, Folder 1

Professor Bingo's Snuff (Published). London. June / July 1951

Physical Description: (pp.81-93, clipping).

Scope and Content Note

Go.

Note

Gift of Mrs. Helga Greene, July 1959.
Box 5, Folder 2

Ten Percent of Your Life. February 1953

Physical Description: (pp.48-51, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Atlantic Monthly (vol.189, no.2).
Marked in Raymond Chandler's hand, “File copy.” Stamped with Raymond Chandler's La Jolla address.
Box 5, Folder 3

Black Mask [by] Frank Boreman. February/March 1952

Physical Description: (pp.63-65, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Go, no.6 (new series).
With photostatic copy of the article.
Box 5, Folder 4

Professor Bingo's Snuff. Summer 1952

Physical Description: (pp.119, 160, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Fantastic (vol.1, no.1).
Raymond Chandler file copy[?].
Box 5, Folder 8

Requiem - Fair copy. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (2 leaves [2pp.], typescript carbon with holograph note by Dorothy Gardiner).

Scope and Content Note

Typed note at the top: “Get permission from Atlantic Monthly, 1957.”
DG's note: “This poem, written in January 1955 was accepted and paid for by the Atlantic Monthly, but never published.
DG Price $35.00.”
Cataloging note: “from James Sandoe folder.”
Box 14, Folders 5-6

“Cops” by Raymond Chandler. In Crosstown With Neil Morgan. San Diego. August 25, 1959

Physical Description: (2 items, 2 leaves, proofs).

Scope and Content Note

2 parts, published posthumously.
Box 5, Folder 15

Bonded Goods. n.p. circa 1956

Physical Description: (2 items: 1 leaf, 1 leaf, clippings).

Scope and Content Note

Book review. Review of Ian Fleming's Diamonds Are Forever.
Box 7, Folders 4-6

Playback. 1958

Box 7, Folder 4

Clipping in Bookseller (vol.[ ], no.[ ]). March 1958

Physical Description: (p.1123).

Scope and Content Note

Hamish Hamilton advertisement re publication of Playback in July 1958.
Box 7, Folder 5

Galleys for the American edition. n.p. May 16, 1958

Physical Description: (79 sheets).
Box 7, Folder 6

Author's proof for the American edition. n.p. August 7, 1958

Physical Description: (71 sheets).
Box 8, Folder 5

The Poodle Springs Story - Research material. Cathedral City. circa 1958

Physical Description: (1 leaf [2pp.], publication).

Scope and Content Note

Map showing points of interest around Cathedral City. With note and markings by Raymond Chandler.
Box 8, Folder 8

Wrong Pidgeon. February 1960

Physical Description: (pp.1-28, original issue).

Scope and Content Note

Manhunt (vol.8, no.1).
Box 14, Folder 1

I'll Be Waiting. October 14, 1939

Physical Description: (pp.10, 11, 72, 74, 78, clipping).

Scope and Content Note

Saturday Evening Post (vol.[ ], no.[ ]). Illustrated by Hy Rubin.
Box 14, Folder 2

Marlowe Takes on the Syndicate. London. April 6-9, 1959

Physical Description: (4 items: 5 pp., clippings).

Scope and Content Note

Daily Mail. Original title was “The pencil.”
Boxes 12-13

Killer in the Rain edited by Philip Durham. v.p. v.d.

Box 12, Folder 27

Research material. v.p. v.d.

Physical Description: (27 items).

Scope and Content Note

Various, clippings, notes, maps.
Box 13, Folder 1

“Blackmailers Don't Shoot.” n.p. October 13, 1960

Physical Description: (2 items: 79 leaves, 1 leaf - typescript(carbon), holograph).

Scope and Content Note

Not used in Killer in the Rain.
With holograph note from Helga Greene. “'Blackmailers don't shoot' not used in this edition.”
Box 13, Folder 2

Corrected page proofs with holograph corrections. London. circa 1963

Physical Description: (332pp.).
Box 13, Folder 3

Introduction. Los Angeles. circa 1963

Physical Description: (12 leaves, holograph).
Box 13, Folder 4

Passed proofs with holograph corrections. London. 1963 December 14

Box 13, Folder 5

Copies of “The Curtain,” “Killer in the Rain,” “The Man Who Liked Dogs,” “Try the Girl.”. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: 4 items: 49, 55, 48, 52 leaves - typescript carbon).
Box 13, Folder 6

Copies of “Mandarin Jade,” “Bay City Blues,” “Lady in the Lake,” “No Crime in the Mountains.” n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: 4 items: 73, 88, 68 and 81 leaves - typescript carbon).
 

Screenwriting and Adaptations of Chandler Novels

Box 8, Folder 9

And Now Tomorrow. By Raymond Chandler and Frank Partos - Screenplay. Hollywood. December 3, 1943

Physical Description: (128 leaves, mimeograph, bound in quarter morocco leather).

Scope and Content Note

With 10 stills from the Paramount production.
Gift of Irving Pichel, director of the film, 1960.
Boxes 8-9

Double Indemnity By Raymond Chandler and Billy Wilder - Screenplay. Hollywood. 1943-1944

Box 8, Folder 10

Test scene by Raymond Chandler and Billy Wilder.

Physical Description: (20 leaves).

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy of material in Box 8, folder 11.
Box 8, Folder 11

Test scene by Raymond Chandler and Billy Wilder.

Physical Description: (20 leaves, holograph with extensive corrections).

Scope and Content Note

Clipped with this are addresses of Wilder and Joe Sistrom, the producer.

Note

Gift of Paramount Studios, n.d.
NO PHOTOCOPYING
Box 8, Folder 12

“Billy Wilder's personal marked copy.” Hollywood. September 25, 1943

Physical Description: (pp.1-52 of 111 [132 leaves] - typescript and mimeograph, Blue wrappers).

Scope and Content Note

With corrections and notes by Wilder.

Note

Purchase[?].
Box 8, Folder 13

“Billy Wilder's personal marked copy.” Hollywood. September 25, 1943

Physical Description: (pp.53-111 of 111 [132 leaves] - typescript and mimeograph, Blue wrappers).

Scope and Content Note

With corrections and notes by Wilder.

Note

Purchase[?].
Box 9, Folder 1

Complete script with cast of characters. #2915. Hollywood. September 25, 1943

Physical Description: (117 leaves, mimeograph, Unbound).

Note

Gift of Billy Wilder, 1961.
Box 12, Folder 11

Double Indemnity - Post production material. Hollywood. March 15, 1945

Physical Description: (8pp. program).

Scope and Content Note

Nomination for Best Written Screenplay [Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences program].
Box 9, Folder 3

Backfire - Story for the screen. Los Angeles. 1946

Physical Description: (1 p.l., 8 leaves, mimeograph).

Scope and Content Note

Manuscript.
Gift of Edgar N. Carter of, H.N. Swanson, Incorporated, December 1959.
Box 9, Folder 4

The Big Sleep - Production material. Hollywood. 1946

Physical Description: (3 items: 1 leaf, 2 leaves, 3 leaves, mimeograph).

Scope and Content Note

Cast and credits, synopsis, production notes. Cast and credits, August 21, 1946. Synopsis, January 29, 1946. Production notes, February 20, 1946.
Box 12, Folder 13

The Blue Dahlia - Post production material. Hollywood. 1946

Box 12, Folder 13

List of eligible releases for Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences writing awards. Hollywood. 1946

Physical Description: (16pp., brochure).

Scope and Content Note

Films eligible for Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences writing awards for 1946.
Box 12, Folder 13

Program for awards ceremony. Los Angeles. March 13, 1947

Physical Description: (8pp.).

Scope and Content Note

Nomination for Best Original Screenplay for 1946. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences awards program.
Box 9, Folder 5

The Lady in the Lake - Production material. Culver City. 1946

Physical Description: (3 items: 1 leaf, 1 leaf, 1 leaf, mimeograph).

Scope and Content Note

Press release, press release, cast and crew. Press release, March 28, 1946. Press release May 29, 1946. Cast and crew, November 21, 1946.
Box 9, Folder 8

Playback - Screenplay. Universal City. September 30, 1947

Physical Description: (224pp., typescript and typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

First draft continuity.
Box 9, Folders 9-11

Strangers on a Train - Screenplay. n.p. 1950

Box 9, Folder 9

Treatment by Cook Whitfield. n.p. June 20, 1950

Physical Description: (65pp., typescript carbon with pencil notations).

Note

Purchase.
Box 9, Folder 10

Revised treatment (1st). n.p. July 18-19, 1950

Physical Description: (41pp., typescript).

Scope and Content Note

“Alfred Hitchcock copy.”

Note

Purchase.
Box 9, Folder 11

Revised treatment. La Jolla. July 28, 1950

Physical Description: (108pp., typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

With Chandler's address stamped on the last page.

Note

Purchase.
Box 13, Folders 7-8

Backfire - Story for the screen. Santa Barbara. 1984

Box 13, Folder 7

Publication. Santa Barbara. 1984

Physical Description: (3 items).

Scope and Content Note

Print samples, hardbound, paperback, and unbound signatures.

Note

Gift of James Pepper, 1984[?].
Box 13, Folder 8

Publication material. Santa Barbara. circa 1984

Physical Description: (17 items, print and photocopy).

Scope and Content Note

Cover design samples.
With notes by James Pepper, publisher.
 

BBC Production

Box 12, Folder 14

The Long Good-bye; The Critics - Manuscript. London. 1953[?]

Physical Description: (2 items: 5 leaves, 1 leaf - mimeograph).

Scope and Content Note

Commentary by Malcolm Muggeridge. With “compliments” card from Helga Greene.
 

Writings By and About Raymond Chandler

 

Published

Boxes 9-12

Raymond Chandler speaking. v.p. 1959

Box 9, Folder 12

Correspondence. New York. 1959

Box 9, Folder 12

Letters between Dorothy Gardiner and James Sandoe.

Physical Description: (3 items: 1 leaf, 2 leaves, 2 leaves - 2 typescripts signed and typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

Letter from Dorothy Gardiner to James Sandoe and Sandoe's undated reply. With 2pp. of a bibliography of Frederick Anderson.
Boxes 10-12

Manuscripts. n.p. and New York. 1960

Box 10, Folder 1

Letters from Dorothy Gardiner to Paul Brooks and outlines. September 14, 1960

Physical Description: (2 items: 4 and 36 leaves, typescript).

Scope and Content Note

Also, 36pp. of text.
Box 10, Folder 2

pp.1-224. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (Typescript and typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

Folder 1 of 3.
Box 10, Folder 3

pp.225-399. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (Typescript and typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

Folder 2 of 3.
Box 10, Folder 4

pp.400-543. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (Typescript and typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

Folder 3 of 3.
Box 10, Folder 5

Copies of Raymond Chandler letters. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (65 items: ca. 80 leaves, typecript and typescript carbon).
Physical Description: Item count approximate..

Scope and Content Note

Folder 1 of 8.
Box 10, Folder 6

Copies of Raymond Chandler letters. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (140 items: ca. 170 leaves, typescript and typescript carbon).
Physical Description: Item count approximate..

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Folder 2 of 8.
Box 10, Folder 7

Copies of Raymond Chandler letters. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (145 items: ca. 180 leaves, typescript and typescript carbon).
Physical Description: Item count approximate..

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Folder 3 of 8.
Box 11, Folder 1

Copies of Raymond Chandler letters. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (140 items: ca. 180 leaves, typescript, typescript carbon and photostatic copies).
Physical Description: Item count approximate..

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Folder 4 of 8.
Box 11, Folder 2

Copies of Raymond Chandler letters. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (60 items: ca. 70 leaves, typescript and typescript carbon).
Physical Description: Item count approximate..

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Houghton Mifflin correspondence.
Folder 5 of 8.
Box 11, Folder 3

Copies of Raymond Chandler letters. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (45 items: ca. 50 leaves, typescript and typescript carbon).
Physical Description: Item count approximate..

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Hamish Hamilton correspondence.
Folder 6 of 8.
Box 11, Folder 4

Copies of Raymond Chandler letters. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (40 items: ca. 50 leaves, typescript carbon and photostatic copies).
Physical Description: Item count approximate..

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Chandler / Charles Morton / Atlantic Monthly correspondence.
Folder 7 of 8.
Box 11, Folder 5

Copies of Raymond Chandler letters. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (100 items: ca. 150 leaves, typescript and typescript carbon).
Physical Description: Item count approximate..

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Folder 8 of 8.
Box 11, Folder 6

Page proofs and “Chandlerisms.” n.p. 1962

Physical Description: (2 items: 264pp. and 1 leaf, typescript).
Box 11, Folder 7

Title page-p.259. n.p. 1960

Physical Description: (Typescript).

Scope and Content Note

With note “Finish script.”
Folder 1 of 3.
Box 11, Folder 8

pp.260-450. n.p. 1960

Physical Description: (Typescript).

Scope and Content Note

Folder 2 of 3.
Box 12, Folder 1

Appendix. n.p. 1960

Physical Description: (5 items: ca. 90 leaves, typescript and typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

With 4 notes from Dorothy Gardiner.
Folder 3 of 3.
Box 12, Folder 2

Excerpts with subject notes attached. n.p. 1960

Physical Description: (26 items: ca. 125 leaves, typescript and typescript carbon).
Box 12, Folder 3

Copies of Raymond Chandler letters. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (2 items: 17 leaves, 1 leaf, typescript and typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

Group of letters borrowed by Philip Durham with letter of transmittal returning them, 1966.
Boxes 9, 12

Research material. v.p. and La Jolla. March 26, 1957

Box 9, Folder 13

Letters between Raymond Chandler and William Campbell Gault. 1954 (circa) 1958

Physical Description: (12 items: 11 letters and 1 original letter - typed transcripts and typescript signed).
Box 9, Folder 14

Letter from Raymond Chandler to Mr. Howard. March 26, 1957

Physical Description: (4 leaves [4pp.], photostatic copy of typescript signed).
Box 9, Folder 15

Letter from Raymond Chandler to Edgar N. Carter, and letter of transmittal from Philip Durham to Edgard N. Carter returning the original letter. June 3, 1956

Physical Description: (4 items: 2 leaves, 2 leaves, 2 leaves, 1 leaf - typescript signed [2 copies] - typescript, typescript carbon, 2 photostatic copies and typed transcript).
Box 9, Folder 16

Raymond Chandler - Robert Campigny Correspondence. London. April 19, 1958

Physical Description: (3 items: each 1 leaf, typescript carbon, typescript and typescript carbon).

Scope and Content Note

Letter from Raymond Chandler to Robert Campigny. Carbon of Raymond Chandler's reply in French, on the back of Ritz Hotel writing paper.
With 2 transcripts in English.
Box 12, Folder 4

Letters to Wilbur Jordan Smith, UCLA. v.p. v.d.

Physical Description: (5 items: 1 leaf, 1 leaf, 2 leaves, 1 leaf, 1 leaf - typescript signed, photstatic copies and duplicate copies of letters).

Scope and Content Note

Copy of October 16, 1958 letter has notes by Dorothy Gardiner.
Box 12, Folders 7-9, Box 14, Folder 4

Reviews, essays, advertisements, etc. re Publication. v.p. v.d.

Physical Description: (Various clippings and photostatic copies).
Box 12, Folder 7

14 items.

Box 12, Folder 8

16 items.

Box 12, Folder 9

7 items.

Box 14, Folder 4

5 items.

Box 12, Folder 10

Articles about Raymond Chandler, including obituaries - Biographical. v.p. v.d.

Physical Description: (6 items, Various, clippings).
Box 12, Folder 5

Down These Mean Streets by Philip Durham - Research material. La Plata, Missouri. October 27, 1958

Physical Description: (2 items: each 3 leaves, typescript signed, photostatic copy).

Scope and Content Note

Letter from Lester Dent to Durham. Letter re Cap Shaw and Black Mask.
Box 12, Folder 6

Down these mean streets by Philip Durham - Research material. v.p. 1960

Physical Description: (4 items, 1 leaf, 1 leaf, 1 leaf, 4 leaves - typescript signed, holograph, typescript).

Scope and Content Note

Letters and transcripts.
Includes 3 notes and letters, and transcripts of Chandler letters and article.
 

Writings About Raymond Chandler

 

BBC Production

Box 12, Folders 15-25

Raymond Chandler speaking - Production material. London. 1962

Box 12, Folder 15

Letters from Helga Greene to Julian Symons. London, (Letters dated April 12 and June 18).

Physical Description: (2 items: 1 leaf, 1 leaf, typescript signed).
Box 12, Folder 16

Letter from Hamish Hamilton to Julian Symons. London. May 2, 1962

Physical Description: (Typescript signed).

Note

Ex libris Julian Symons.
Dealer purchase[?].
Box 12, Folder 17

Radio broadcast by Julian Symons. London. 1962

Physical Description: (13 leaves, mimeograph, typescript with corrections).

Note

Broadcast July 4, 1962
Ex libris Julian Symons.
Box 12, Folder 18

Letter from J.B. Priestley to Julian Symons. Starford. April 13, 1962

Physical Description: (Typescript signed).
Box 12, Folder 19

Letter from Robert Popock to Julian Symons. London, June 6, 1962.

Physical Description: (Typescript signed).

Scope and Content Note

Letter is signed “Brenda,” secretary to Robert Popock.
Box 12, Folder 20

Raymond Chandler speaking by Julian Symons. n.p. circa 1962

Physical Description: (5 leaves, holograph).
Box 12, Folder 21

Raymond Chandler by J.B. Priestley. n.p. circa 1962

Physical Description: (2 leaves, mimeograph).
Box 12, Folder 22

Raymond Chandler by F.J. Francis. n.p. circa 1962

Physical Description: (4 leaves, mimeograph).
Box 12, Folder 23

[ Raymond Chandler] by Frank Norman. n.p. May 31, 1962

Physical Description: (3 leaves, mimeograph).
Box 12, Folder 24

Extract of interview between Ian Fleming and Raymond Chandler. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (1 leaf, mimeograph).
Box 12, Folder 25

Raymond Chandler by Michael Gilbert. n.p. May 16, 1962

Physical Description: (7 leaves, mimeograph).
 

Australian Production

Box 12, Folder 26

Who is Raymond Chandler - Production material. n.p. June 30, 1975

Physical Description: (12 leaves, mimeograph).

Scope and Content Note

Australian radio broadcast.