Guide to the Turbese Lummis Fiske Papers , 1929-1948

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Guide to the Turbese Lummis Fiske Papers , 1929-1948

Collection number: M0189

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • 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:
R. Ginns
Date Completed:
1969 Nov. 17
© 1999 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Turbese Lummis Fiske Papers ,
Date (inclusive): 1929-1948
Collection number: Special Collections M0189
Creator: Fiske, Turbese Lummis.
Extent: 0.5 linear ft.
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Restricted access; requires 24 hour 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 Keith Lummis, l969.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Turbese Lummis Fiske Papers , M0189, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Scope and Content

Typescripts and correspondence. Correspondence is almost solely literary, relating to works represented in the collection. Typescripts include plays and short stories.

Container List

 

Section I: Works of Turbesé Lummis Fiske.

Box 1, Folder 1

Untitled fragments, typescript and carbon typescript, 42 pp.

Box 1, Folder 2

The Chouans, a play.

Physical Description: Autograph manuscript, partially typescript, 181 pp.
Box 1, Folder 3

A Friend Out Of the Darkness

Physical Description: Typescript, 27 pp.
Box 1, Folder 4

Grampa Charley

Physical Description: Carbon typescript, 49 pp.

Scope and Content Note

(p. 1 of typescript missing).
Box 1, Folder 5

The Little House, the Sacred Door

Physical Description: Typescript, 21 pp.
Box 1, Folder 6

Mahala stories. 5 different drafts: Typescript, 19 pp.;

 

Typescript and carbon typescript, each 17 pp. (plus additional carbon copy of pp. 2-4, 6-9, 11, 12, 14, 15);

 

Carbon typescript, 28 pp.;

 

Typescript, 34 pp. (entitled The Pattern Of Judgment);

 

Carbon typescript, 21 pp. (entitled The Unforgotten Shawl).

Box 1, Folder 7

Michael Of the Point

Physical Description: Typescript, 27 pp.
Box 1, Folder 8

They Went To Buy a Grindstone

Physical Description: Carbon typescript, 22 pp.
Box 1, Folder 9

The Way Of the Cooky Jar, a comedy in three acts.

Physical Description: Typescript with autograph corrections, 82 pp.
 

Section II: Correspondence.

Box 1, Folder 10

General file, including letters to, from, or about, the following:

 

Unidentified (15).

 

Abbott, George, 1938(3).

 

Adventure, 1935(2).

 

Argosy, 1930.

 

Barkow, -----, 1946.

 

Blair, Nan; See Folder 1 - 11.

 

Blue Book, 1929 - 1935(6).

 

Brandt, Erb, 1929 - 1930(4).

 

Chambrun, Jacques, 1934 - 1936(6).

 

Chappell, Delos, literary agency, 1937(2).

 

Clarke, Frances E., 1939.

 

Connelly, Marc, 1937.

 

Country Gentleman, 1937(3).

 

Crouse, Russell, 1941.

 

Curtis Brown, Limited; See Folder 1 - 12.

 

Darr, Mrs., 1946.

 

Dick, Sheldon, 1931 - 1932(3).

 

Doubleday, Doran and Company, 1929 - 1937(7).

 

Esquire, n.d.

 

Esteban, -----, 1946.

 

Federal Theatre Project, 1938(2).

 

Glassell, Steven A., 1946.

 

Golden, John, literary agency, 1937 - 1938(2).

 

Good Housekeeping, 1929 - 1939(9).

 

Haraszthy, -----, 1946.

 

Harper's Magazine, 1938.

 

Hearst Magazines, 1939.

 

Hilton, -----, 1929.

 

Hodge, Zabrah Preble, 1932.

 

Hopkins, Arthur, 1936(4).

 

Houghton, Mifflin Company, 1934 - 1939(3).

 

Knibbs, Olive, 1946(2).

 

Ladies' Home Journal; See Folder 1 - 13.

 

Lavender, Rosemary, 1945 - 1946(6).

 

Leussler, Harrison, 1946(2).

 

Liberty, 1938 - 1939(3).

 

Lotz, P. Henry, 1948.

 

Lummis, Jordan, 1946.

 

Lummis, Keith, 1946.

 

Mac, Sandy, 1946.

 

McCall Company, n.d., 1930(3).

 

McLain, Don, 1946(2).

 

Elisabeth Marbury, Inc., literary agency, 1936.

 

Marconel Corporation, 1937.

 

Martin, Belle, 1948(5).

 

Miles, -----, 1946.

 

Moore, Irving, n.d.

 

Brock Pemberton Little Theatre, 1938.

 

Pictorial Review, 1935(3).

 

The Playhouse Company Inc., 1939.

 

Popular magazine, 1930.

 

Purcell, -----, 1946.

 

Red Book, 1929 - 1930(3).

 

Redemann, -----, 1946.

 

Reynal and Hitchcock, 1941.

 

Rhodes, Rosemary, n.d.

 

San Diego Union, 1946.

 

The Saturday Evening Post; See Folder 1 - 14.

 

Schaffer, Bela, 1946(3).

 

Security First National Bank Of Los Angeles, 1932.

 

Stalcup,-----, 1946.

 

Teaboldt, Harrie and Mae, 1946.

 

The Theatre Guild, Incorporated, 1937.

 

Van der Veer, Judy, 1947 - 1948(3).

 

Wann, Louis, 1948.

 

Warner Brothers, 1933(2).

 

Westerberg, Iwar Sigurd, 1946.

 

Whittlesey House, 1948.

 

Woman's Home Companion; See Folder 1 - 15.

Box 1, Folder 11

Blair, Nan, 1935 - 1939(20).

Box 1, Folder 12

Curtis Brown, Ltd., 1929 - 1939(13).

Box 1, Folder 13

Ladies' Home Journal, 1929 - 1938(26).

Box 1, Folder 14

The Saturday Evening Post, 1929 - 1939(18).

Box 1, Folder 15

Woman's Home Companion, 1932 - 1939(18).

 

Section III: Works Of Others Than Turbesé Lummis Fiske.

Box 1, Folder 16

Lummis, Charles Fletcher, poems, typescript, 20 pp. and index.