Guide to the Stewart Edward White Manuscripts, [ca. 1901-1946]

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Arts and Humanities --Literature History --History, California Geographical (By Place) --Africa Geographical (By Place) --California

Guide to the Stewart Edward White Manuscripts, [ca. 1901-1946]

Collection number: BANC MSS 77/120 c

The Bancroft Library

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, California

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Processed by:
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Collection Summary

Collection Title: Stewart Edward White Manuscripts, [ca. 1901-1946]
Collection Number: BANC MSS 77/120 c
Creator: White, Stewart Edward, 1873-1946
Extent: Number of containers: 17 volumes
Repository: The Bancroft Library
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Abstract: Manuscripts of his stories, novels and books. Some pertain to outdoors life and mountaineering in California and to travels in Africa.
Languages Represented: English

Information for Researchers


Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Stewart Edward White manuscripts, BANC MSS 77/120 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

The Stewart Edward White MSS were given to the Bancroft Library by Mrs. Harwood White, March 10, 1977.

Key to Arrangement

volume Vol. 1

Arizona Nights (453 p.)

volume Vol. 2

Bobby Orde (656 p.) Published as the Adventures of Bobby Orde.

volume Vol. 3

The Cabin (344 p.)

volume Vol. 4

Conjuror's House (292 p.)

volume Vol. 5

The Killer [and other stories] (604 p.) Lacks Moisture, a Trace, but includes The Edge of the Ripple (39 p.) and Cow Ivory (60 p.), which appeared in Simba.

volume Vol. 6

The Last Frontier (578 p.)

volume Vol. 7

The Leopard Woman (504 p.)

volume Vol. 8

The Mountains (409 p.) 1903-1904

volume Vol. 9

The Mystery (387 p.) Starts with Chapter 7.

volume Vol. 10

On Tiptoe (397 p.)

volume Vol. 11

The Open Door (583 p.) Published as African Camp Fires

volume Vol. 12

The Pass (184 p.)

volume Vol. 13-14

Rules of the Game (1,420 p. in 2 Vol. ) Also in Vol. 2, outlines and fragments, mainly for Bobby Orde (55 p.) Sept. 19, 1909

volume Vol. 15

The Sign at Six (296 p.) Feb. 12, 1910

volume Vol. 16

The Silent Places (464 p.) Jan.-May, 1903

volume Vol. 17

Miscellaneous - 17 items, including: The Magic Forest (87 p.); The Girl Who Got Rattled (44 p.); Billy's Tenderfoot (36 p.); The Life of the Winds of Heaven (50 p.); Arizona Nights (45 p.); Round-up Day (25 p.); Cattle (24 p.); California John (29 p.); A New Order of Things (34 p.); The Riverman (27 p.); The Foreman (complete?) (30 p.); The Race (33 p.); The River Boss (27 p.); The Fifth Way (15 p.)