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Guide to the Hans Otto Storm Papers, [ca. 1916-1941]
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Key to Arrangement

Box 1

Letters written by Hans Otto Storm, ca. 1916-1941.

Scope and Content Note

Originals of letters written to his family and his wife, and to David Greenwood; and carbon copies of outgoing letters. Arranged chronologically.
[N. B. Letters written by Storm to his sister, Margaret (Storm) Schubert, which are in a separate folder, are restricted, and her permission is necessary for use.]
Boxes 1 & 2

Letters written to Storm.

Scope and Content Note

Arranged alphabetically according to name of person or organization. A miscellany of single letters, A-Z, precedes the rest of the file. A list of the more important correspondents follows the Key.

Letters written by Grace Cleone Storm.

Carton 1

Manuscripts of novels, published and unpublished


The Cherished Vision


Count Ten


Pity the Tyrant


Frail Vessels


Sail Ho [childrens' book written under the pseudonym Jim Beckett]


Galley's for Made in U.S.A.

Carton 2

Manuscripts of short stories


Manuscripts of poems


Folder containing typescript of nine short stories and a poem


Manuscripts of plays


Manuscripts of articles, essays, etc.


Manuscript of a speech


Notes on Thorstein Veblen


Folder of fragments of writings


Storm's translation of Zincali, a play by Arturo Capdevilla


Copies of periodicals containing writings by Storm

Carton 3

Notebook, ca. 1935-37


Diary, 1928-29


Log of the yacht Teva, June 38-July 24, 1928


Publishing contracts


Clippings about Storm


Clippings of reviews

Physical Description: (4 folders)

Miscellaneous clippings






Miscellaneous photographs


Miscellaneous papers of Grace Cleone Storm


List of H. O. Storm material at the University of New Mexico, School of Inter-American Affairs


Correspondence re acquisition of the Storm Collection by the Bancroft Library


Technical papers relating to Storm's career as a radio engineer

Partial List of Correspondents


Miscellany (single letters)


Blackmur, Richard P., 1904-


Letter, Oct. 14, 1941


Commonwealth Club of California


Letter, May 26, 1938


Farrar & Rinehart, Inc.


Letter, Nov. 3, 1941. From John Farrar.


Greenwood, David


Letter, Nov. 9, 1940


Heinemann (William) Ltd.


Letter, Apr. 26, 1938


Lowenthal, Marvin


Letter, [ca. Sept. 1938]


Patterson, Isabel (Bowler)


Letter, n.d.


Turner, Ethel (Duffy)


Letter, n.d.


Anderson, A. E.


2 letters, 1937-1941


Ballou, Jenny


7 letters, ca. 1938-1941


Curtis Brown, Ltd.


31 letters, 1928-1932


Doubleday, Doran and Co.


4 letters, 1928-1941. Include some written by Kenneth McCormick.


Duffus, Robert Luther, 1888-


3 letters, 1938-1940


Harcourt, Brace and Company, Inc.


7 letters, 1927-1940


Jackson, Joseph Henry 1894-1955


3 letters, 1937-1939


League of American Writers


8 letters, 1938-1940. Include letters from The League Agency, affiliated with the League.


Lee, B. Virginia, 1902-


4 letters, 1928


Longmans, Green & Co.


64 letters, 1937-40


McCormick, Kenneth Dale, 1906-

See Doubleday, Doran and Co.


McIntosh & Otis, Inc. [agents]


85 letters, 1935-1941


O'Brien, Edward Joseph Harrington, 1890-1941


2 letters, 1940


Storm, Grace Cleone (Camp) [Mrs. Hans Otto Storm]


40 letters, 1926-1941. Drafts of letters, many of them undated, included.


Storm, Marie [his mother]


4 letters, 1924-1938


Zeitlin, Jacob Israel, 1902-


6 letters, 1937