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The Finding Aid of the Edwards H. Metcalf Papers 0062
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Box 1, Folder 1 - 20

Series 1: T.E. Lawrence Symposium Bulk, 1988-1989 1938-1989

Scope and Content

The series contains documents related to the T.E. Lawrence Symposium held at Pepperdine University. Materials include planning documents such as memorandums, budgets, agendas, notes, clippings of publicity for the event and drafts of official materials; mailing lists of potential participants; correspondence with event sponsors, speakers and participants; reservation and order forms sent in by participants; brochures, programs, and name tags for the symposium; articles and reviews of books on Lawrence; and photographs, slides, audio and video of the event. Materials in the series span from 1938 to 1989, with the bulk of materials ranging from 1988 to 1989.
Box 1, Folder 1

Articles About T.E. Lawrence 1938-1987

Box 1, Folder 2

Book Reviews on T.E. Lawrence 1967-1985

Box 1, Folder 3

Correspondence 1988-1989

Box 1, Folder 4

Correspondence and Articles - Shohig Sherry Terzian 1988-1989

Box 1, Folder 5

Mailing List Notes and Correspondence 1988

Box 1, Folder 6

Mailing List (Official) 1988

Box 1, Folder 7

Not a Suitable Hobby for an Airman - T.E. Lawrence as Publisher Brochure (Orchard Books) undated

Box 1, Folder 8

Publicity 1988

Box 1, Folder 9

Returned Reservation Forms 1988

Box 1, Folder 10

Sponsor Information 1988

Box 1, Folder 11

T.E. Lawrence Symposium Audiocassettes 1988

Physical Description: (11 audiocassettes)
Box 1, Folder 12

T.E. Lawrence Symposium Brochure 1988

Box 1, Folder 13

T.E. Lawrence Symposium Name Tags (Blank) 1988

Box 1, Folder 14

T.E. Lawrence Symposium - Photographs and Slides 1988

Box 1, Folder 15

T.E. Lawrence Symposium Planning Documents 1988-1989

Box 1, Folder 16

T.E. Lawrence Symposium Proceedings and Poster Returned Order Forms 1988-1989

Box 1, Folder 17

T.E. Lawrence Symposium Program 1988

Box 1, Folder 18 - 19

T.E. Lawrence Symposium Video 1988

Physical Description: (4 VHS tapes)
Box 1, Folder 20

Travel Information 1988

Box 1, Folder 21 - 29

Series 2: Edwards H. Metcalf Book Collection Records 1974-2002

Scope and Content

The series contains mostly items produced by Edwards H. Metcalf related to Pepperdine and the T.E. Lawrence Symposium. Materials include items Metcalf sent to Pepperdine President, M. Norvel Young; records kept by Metcalf on the location and price of rare editions of the works of T.E. Lawrence; Metcalf's records of books sold from his personal collection; and records of rare books purchased by Metcalf from Dawson's Book Shop in Los Angeles, California. Also included in the series is an essay by Roland A. Schank, which details his friendship with Metcalf and provides some background information on Metcalf's life and book collection. Materials in the series span from 1974 to 2002.
Box 1, Folder 21

A Book Collecting Friendship with Edwards Huntington Metcalf by Roland A. Schank 2002

Box 1, Folder 22 - 24

Clippings of Book Dealer Catalog Records Related to T.E. Lawrence compiled by Edwards Metcalf undated

Box 1, Folder 25

Clippings of Metcalf Book Donation to Pepperdine 1987-1988

Box 1, Folder 26

Correspondence 1987-1988

Box 1, Folder 27

Edwards Metcalf Purchase Records from Dawson's Book Shop 1974-1990

Box 1, Folder 28 - 29

Edwards Metcalf Book Sales Records 1992