The Robert A. Wade papers document Wade's career writing noir mysteries with his partner H. BIll Miller (who died in 1961)
until Wade's death in 2012. THe collection inculdes personal and business correspondence, diaries, first editions of their
books, ledgers, typescripts, draft manuscripts, hand-corrected galley proofs, dust jackets, scrapbooks, magazines, newspaper
clippings, notecards, and rejection and fan letters.
Robert (Bob) Wade, together with his longtime partner H. Bill Miller, wrote more than forty mystery novels, several of which
were adapted for film. The most famous of these was "Badge of Evil" which was adapted into the Orsen Welles film "Touch of
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