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Series 1: Personal materials 1947-1985

Scope and Contents

Series is comprised of letters to Lopez, including a telegram from John F. Kennedy and a postcard from Katherine Anne Porter. Includes photographs of Lopez taken during his campaign for California Secretary of State in 1958. Also includes multiple versions of his resume, and clippings of newspaper and magazine articles reviewing Lopez's published works.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in existing order.
box 1, folder 1

Correspondence 1960-1984

Scope and Contents

Telegram from John F. Kennedy; postcard about publishing Katherine Anne Porter interview; letters from Roger A. Burlage, Jay Rodriguez, Frank A. Bennack, Jr., and Ramón Xirau.
box 1, folder 2

Photographs 1958-1960

Scope and Contents

Primarily black and white 8 x 10 inch photographs of Lopez with Adlai Ewing Stevenson II during Lopez's campaign for Secretary of State of California in 1958. One photo with John F. Kennedy, circa 1960.
box 1, folder 3

Resume and curriculum vitae 1956-1981

box 1, folder 4, box 11, folder 10-16

Additional papers 1947-1985

Scope and Contents

Includes certificate certifying Henry P. Lopez as member of the board of directors of Harvard Law Forum; a manuscript by Enrique Hank Lopez for From Pancho Villa to Judas Iscariot ; "Use of Interpreters" (reprinted from California Civil Procedure During Trial) by Lopez; a promissory note; a flyer for symposium on Hispanics and the Political Issues of the 80's; and a manuscript titled Proposal for Preservation of Traditional Hispanic Folktales and Proverbs as Part of American Heritage . Also includes transcripts and programs for various meetings and presentations; as well as an investment proposal Buenavision Cable TV of Chino Inc.
box 1, folder 5, 40, 42-44, box 21, folder 1, 3, 10

Clippings 1964-1982

Language of Material: Contains some materials in Spanish.

Scope and Contents

Primarily reviews of published works, such as The Highest Hell, The Seven Wives of Westlake: Eavesdropping on the Ladies, and "Solzhenitsyn: an Outrage That Does Not Fit the Interest of America". Also includes features for various newspapers about Lopez, a special issue of The Atlantic magazine on Mexico, Life Magazine and Harper's.
 

Series 2: Writings 1964-1985

Language of Material: Contains some materials in Spanish.

Scope and Contents

Includes published and unpublished works by Lopez, including manuscripts and outlines for novels, essays, screenplays (some of which were adapted from other writings), television shows, and plays. Some pieces were written in collaboration with other authors. Contains a few manuscripts entirely by other authors with Lopez's copyediting marks. Also includes several clippings of Lopez's published articles in newspapers and magazines.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in existing order.
box 1, folder 6-24, 32-36, box 19, box 22, folder 1-43

Articles published in newspapers and magazines 1967-1983

Language of Material: Contains some materials in Spanish.

Scope and Contents

Articles published in the Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post , The Atlantic, The New York Times, The Denver post, Harper's Magazine, American Heritage , and more. Topics include Mexican politics, US-Mexico relations, immigration, poverty and starvation in Latin America, the 1979 Ixtoc I oil spill, and Alexander Solzhenitsyn.
box 1, folder 25-30, 41, box 21, folder 7-9

My Brother Lyndon 1969-1980

Scope and Contents

Different segments of My Brother Lyndon by Sam Houston Johnson (edited by Enrique Hank Lopez) adapted for various publications, including Look Magazine (December 1969) and the New York Post (February 1970). Also includes various book reviews, including one by New York Times Book Review (February 1970); as well as articles by Lopez about the book for the San Diego Union and The Sacramento Bee (1980).
box 1, folder 31, box 4, folder 5

"An Audencia With Borges" 1979 August 26

Scope and Contents

"An Audiencia With Borges - In his Buenos Aires Apartment, a Literary Giant Holds Court--for a Fee" published in the Washington Post; includes rough drafts of the article.
box 1, folder 37-38

The Harvard Axis outline and manuscript, undated

Scope and Contents

Earlier draft of what would later be The Harvard Mystique: The Power Syndrome that Affects Our Lives from Sesame Street to the White House (1979).
box 1, folder 39

A.K.A. Pablo outline for television series episode, undated

box 1, folder 45, box 11, folder 1-4, 8-9, box 12, folder 1-5

Manuscripts by other authors 1979-1985

Scope and Contents

Includes manuscript for Belief in Action, a concept for a television series (no author); New World Pictures Corporate History (documented articles from various sources); correspondence between production companies, Hemdale Film Sales and Pomegranate Productions; and "interest test" for new Billy Jack film. Also includes a screenplay titled The Showdown by Haber Sutton; A Few Days at the Beach by Louis A. Gordon; The Computer Thief, manuscript for a play by Robin L. Hutton; >Dancing For Me, manuscript for a play by Marli Newton; Viva McDUFF!!, manuscript for a play by C.F. L'Amoreaux; Moment of Truth, manuscript for plot summary and screenplay by Jason Miller; Dreams against the State, manuscript for a mystery play by Deena Metzger; and Los Albañiles manuscript by Vicente Leñero.
box 2, folder 1-3

Chicano in Limbo, a Memoir manuscript, undated

Scope and Contents

Two manuscripts for Chicano in Limbo, a Memoir by Enrique Hank Lopez, as well as chapter outlines and drafts.
box 3, folder 1-19, 21-54, box 4, folder 1, 3-4, 7, box 11, folder 7

Typescripts of articles, undated

Scope and Contents

Typescripts of articles include "Ferraro Migraine for GOP"; "Mexico's Hog-tied Creditors"; "2,500,000 votes for $30,000"; "The Family Type Show"; "'Control' is a Dirty Word"; "The Sexual Gap in America"; The Final Show-down"; "Hispanic Candidate for Vice President"; "The Reagan Wall (A Dramatization)"; "Another Look at Huck Finn"; "Mexicanization of the Queen's Palate"; "Loss of Identity"; "Ethnic Competition in Miami"; "Penitent Brotherhood of New Mexico"; "The Perils of Language in Foreign Places"; "The Arab Connection"; "The Macho-Macha Syndrome"; "The Moment of Truth for Puerto Rico"; "Chronic Troubles With La Migra"; "From Pancho Villa to Judas Iscariot"; From Left to Right with Hayakawa"; "Training for President"; "The New American Image"; "Monolingual Diplomats"; "Splitting the Hispanic Vote"; "'Church Power' in the Barrios"; "Hispanic Americans Not Homogeneous"; "Sterilization Without Consent"; "The Volatile-Voter Alibi"; "F. Lee Bailey's Macho Strategy"; "Candy Coffins and Sugar Skulls"; "Future Vietnams in Latin America?"; "Hispanic Affairs Column"; "Japanese Invasion of Latin America"; "Mexicans and Chicanos"; "Breast Envy Versus Penis Envy in a Neo-Freudian Context"; "The Mexican-Chicano Psyche"; "Harvard Connections in Mexico"; "The Royal Proposal"; "Victims of Malign Neglect"; "The Fernando Craze"; "Escort for a Queen"; "Requiem for the Black Frog"; "Mystic Healers in the Barrio"; "Another Breed of 'Coyote'"; "Christ in the Highlands"; "Black and Alone in the Barrio"; "Pancho Villa Never Dies"; "Hurricane Hank Versus One-Eye Gomez"; "Noblesse Oblige in the Barrio"; "The Brown Power Movement"; "Cultural Conflict for Borges"; and "Was Picasso the Ultimate Macho?". Also includes segments for Lopez's memoir: "Where Mother is a Dirty Word"; "A Vote for Mr. Hoover"; "The Show Stopper", and "The Magic Healer Named Uxmal."
box 4, folder 6

Typescript draft for article "Katherine Anne Porter's Mexican Connection", undated

box 4, folder 8

Introduction to Conscience of Mexico 1971

Scope and Contents

Introduction to anthology of Mexican literature, Conscience of Mexico. Includes prefatory note from Katherine Anne Porter as well as a letter from a publisher.
box 4, folder 9, 15, box 29, folder 3

Untitled drafts, undated

box 4, folder 10-11

Rebel in the Womb manuscript, undated

box 4, folder 12

The Virgin's Treaty manuscript, undated

box 4, folder 13-14, box 3, folder 20

Drafts for Mexico and the Geopolitics of Oil 1979

Scope and Contents

First two chapters and outline for Mexico and the Geopolitics of Oil. Includes a letter from a publisher.
box 5, folder 1

Memoirs manuscript, undated

Scope and Contents

Includes drafts for chapters titled, "No Love for Molly"; "The Show Stopper"; "The Sinners in Cuernavaca"; "Junkie"; "A Turkey Wins the Marathon"; "Where Mother is a Dirty Word"; "A Vote for Mr. Hoover"; "Reveille for Private Lopez"; "Back to Bachimba"; and "Overkill at the 'Silver Dollar'".
box 5, folder 2

Untitled manuscript for novel, undated

Scope and Contents

Novel begins with "In a remote corner of the county jail, just beyond the disinfection tank, there was a small square room with a large metal table and two folding chairs on each end."
box 5, folder 3

Hang the Jury, An Insider's View of the Super Trial Lawyers manuscript, undated

Scope and Contents

Includes introduction, outline, and first chapter.
box 5, folder 4

Draft for first chapter of The Devil Knows More, undated

box 5, folder 5, box 13, folder 1

Love is Zero manuscript and screenplay, undated

Scope and Contents

Includes two chapters and a synopsis for twelve other chapters; as well as a screenplay for the film adaption of the novel.
box 5, folder 6, box 10, folder 8, box 14, folder 8

Primal Scenes: A Comedy in Three Acts manuscript, undated

Scope and Contents

Co-written with Mildred Lerner and Enrique Hank Lopez.
box 5, folder 7

"Leo Branton" manuscript, undated

box 6, folder 1-3, box 14, folder 2

Remember the Ladies manuscript, undated

box 7, folder 1

Trial By Fury manuscript, undated

box 7, folder 2

Doña Consuelo's Diary manuscript, undated

box 7, folder 3

Blood on the Cross, The Aragon Legacy manuscript, undated

box 8, folder 1-3

Womb for Rent or The Hired Womb manuscript, undated

box 8, folder 4

Rebel in the Womb manuscript, undated

box 9, folder 1

Refugee from Indian Creek manuscript circa 1981

Scope and Content

One of the first manuscripts for what would eventually be titled Conversations with Katherine Anne Porter, Refugee from Indian Creek .
box 9, folder 2-4

Typescript drafts for "Collaborating with Katherine Anne Porter, Fascinating, Grueling, Frustrating" circa 1981

box 9, folder 5-6

Outline for screenplay about Katherine Anne Porter, undated

Scope and Contents

Screenplay outline and film treatment based on Conversations with Katherine Anne Porter, Refugee from Indian Creek (1981).
box 9, folder 7

Conscience of Mexico, Anthology of Modern Mexican Literature manuscript circa 1971

Scope and Contents

Complete manuscript for anthology on modern Mexican literature, edited and introduced by Enrique Hank Lopez, with a forward written by Katherine Anne Porter.
box 10, folder 1-2

Embryo # 3 treatment for screenplay circa 1984

box 10, folder 3

The Man with the Bag screenplay, undated

box 10, folder 4

Judge Dooley's Court or Law in my Hands television series treatment, undated

box 10, folder 5

The Banana Caper outline for screenplay, undated

box 10, folder 6, box 14, folder 6

Dollars and Sense outline for game show, undated

box 10, folder 7

Win, Place, or Die screenplay, undated

Scope and Contents

Co-written by Greg McGregor Lopez and Enrique Hank Lopez.
box 11, folder 5

Proposal for monthly horoscope column, undated

Scope and Contents

Plans and research, including a proposal with an introduction, production schedule, and plans for mass circulation of a monthly horoscope column, "Uxmal's Primal Horoscope" based on Mayan astrology.
box 11, folder 6

Uxmal outline for screenplay, undated

box 13, folder 2

A Darker Passion screenplay, undated

box 13, folder 3

Brighten the Corner, Three Act Play, undated

box 14, folder 1

Page 222 of The Miracle Baby, undated

box 14, folder 3

The Gold Switch treatment for screenplay, undated

box 14, folder 4

Untitled play, undated

box 14, folder 5

Summary for Malice Prepense, Three Act Play, undated

box 14, folder 7

In Pro Per, undated

Scope and Contents

Intended as a draft for an original television show, but only includes cover page and not the complete manuscript.
box 14, folder 9

The President's Code screenplay, undated

box 14, folder 10-13

Take Over treatment for television series, undated

box 14, folder 14

The Seven Wives of Westlake treatment for screenplay, undated

box 21, folder 2

"Hacia el control de la natalidad" featured in Life en Español magazine 1966

Language of Material: Materials are in Spanish.
box 20

Copies of Revista Diálogos 1964-1966

Language of Material: All materials in Spanish.

Scope and Contents

Bound volume of copies of Revista Diálogos from 1964 to 1965. Enrique Hank Lopez was co-editor of the magazine, along with Ramón Xirau. Lopez contributed his article "Entrevista con Katherine Anne Porter" in the May/June issue of 1965 and "Regreso a Bachimba" in the March/April issue of 1966.
box 21, folder 4

"How to Stay Alive in Kansas City" featured in Life Magazine 1967 July

box 21, folder 5

"Hey, Mano, Qué Tal la Redhead?" featured in Life Magazine 1968 August

box 21, folder 6

"Un pavo gana la maratón" featured in Life in Español magazine 1968 August

box 29, folder 1

Trauma Culture Shock at Harvard manuscript, undated

box 29, folder 2

Living with S.I. Hayakawa when he was a Radical Leftist manuscript, undated

box 29, folder 4

L.B.J. and Brother Sam: Love, Envy, Romance, Revenge manuscript, undated

 

Series 3: Books 1948-1985

Language of Material: Contains materials in Spanish, Dutch, Italian, Swedish, Norwegian, and Japanese.

Scope and Contents

Series is comprised of books from Lopez's personal library, including some of his published works, and books inscribed to Lopez by various authors.

Organization and Arrangement

Primarily arranged in alphabetical order by author's last name.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

SERIES CONTAINS AUDIO MATERIALS: Audio materials in this collection will require assessment and possible digitization for safe access. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
box 15

Translations of 'La Balsa' to Australia: the Longest Raft Voyage in History by Vita Alsar with Enrique Hank Lopez 1973-1975

Scope and Contents

French, Dutch, and Spanish translations of 'La Balsa' to Australia: The Longest Raft Voyage in History by Vita Alsar with Enrique Hank Lopez. Also includes US and UK editions from 1973, as well as a Reader's Digest Condensed Books edition.
box 16, box 17

Books by Enrique Hank Lopez 1974-1981

Scope and Contents

Primarily books by Enrique Hank Lopez, such as US edition of Eros and Ethos: A Comparative Study of Catholic, Jewish, and Protestant Sex Behavior (1979); US edition of The Harvard Mystique: The Power Syndrome that Affects Our Lives from Sesame Street to the White House (1979), as well as its Japanese translation (1981); The Seven Wives of Westlake (1973); Afro-6 (1969); and UK edition and Japanese translation of The Highest Hell: The First Full Account of the Andes Air Crash (1973).
Also includes Norwegian and Swedish editions of Reader's Digest Condensed Books with abridged translations of 'La Balsa' to Australia: The Longest Raft Voyage in History by Vita Alsar with Enrique Hank Lopez (1974); and My Brother Lyndon by Sam Houston Johnson, edited by Lopez (1969).
box 18

"Back to Bachimba" featured in anthologies and magazines 1967-1979

Scope and Contents

Includes "Back to Bachimba", an autobiographical essay by Enrique Hank Lopez, in publications such as the winter of 1967 issue of Horizon magazine; Time in: a Guide to Communication Skills (1973); The Chicanos, Mexican American Voices (1971); Contexts for Composition (1976); Composition & Literary Form: An Anthology (1978); and Question and Form in Literature (1979).
box 23

Giraldes, Valeriano Salceda. Tragic Glory 1960

Physical Description: Inscribed: Para el señor licenciado Enrique Lopez
box 24

Katherine Anne Porter 1959-1981

Language of Material: One item in Italian.

Scope and Contents

Two releases of Conversations with Katherine Anne Porter, Refugee from Indian Creek (1981) by Enrique Hank Lopez and Katherine Anne Porter; The Collected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter (1965); an Italian translation of Pale Horse, Pale Rider also by Porter; and Understanding Fiction by Cleanth Brooks (1959), inscribed by Porter.
box 23

Books about Pancho Villa, published in Mexico 1935-1954

box 26

Adalid, Mario Melgar, Destino: Los piños. Mexico: Editorial Diana 1981

Physical Description: Inscribed.
box 26

Alvarez, Rodolfo. The Unique Psycho - Historical Experience of the Mexican - American people. Social Science Quarterly 1971 June

Physical Description: Inscribed: This is....Reprint.
box 26

Aridjis, Homero. Antes del Reino. Mexico: Alacena / Era 1966

Physical Description: Inscribed: para Hank, este libro hecho a través de los años....
box 26

Aridjis, Homero. Mirandola Dormir..... Mexico: Joaquin Moriz 1964

Physical Description: Inscribed: para Henry, en la continuidad del diálogo, de la literatura....
box 26

Aridjis, Homero. Los Ojos Desdoblados. Mexico: Ediciones La Palabra 1960

Physical Description: Inscribed: para el señor Henry Lopez y su esposa Milly a traves de....
box 27

Belsasso, Guido, ed. Psychiatric Care of the Underprivileged. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, International psychiatry clinics. vol.8 no. 2. 1971

Physical Description: Inscribed: To Enrique Hank Lopez with recognition....
box 27

Bourjaily, Vance. Now Playing at Canterbury. New York: the Dial Press 1976

Physical Description: Inscribed: For Millie and Hank with real affection....
box 26

Cuevas. Cuevas por Cuevas: Notas Autobiográficas. México: Ediciones Era 1965

Physical Description: Inscribed: Para Hank Lopez y su esposa....
box 26

Donoso, Jose. Coranación. 2nd ed. Santiago Chile: Empresa Editora Zig-Zag 1962

Physical Description: Inscribed: Para Milly y Hank....
box 26

Gover, Robert. Cien Dólares de Equivocación. 2nd ed. Editorial Diana, S.A. 1963

Physical Description: Inscribed: For Hank and Milly Lopez.
box 25

Hayden, Robert. A Ballad of Remembrance. London: Paul Breman 1962 April

Physical Description: Inscribed: For my good friend Hank, with happy memories....
box 25

Hayden, Robert. Selected Poems. New York: October House, Inc. 1966

Physical Description: Inscribed: For Hank, on the occasion of a happy reunion....
box 25

Herman, Masak, ed. The Japanese in America, 1843-1973. Dobbs Ferry, New York: Oceana Publications, Incorporated 1974

Physical Description: Inscribed: Dear Hank and Millie - At long last: but still....
box 26

Ibarguengoitia, Jorge. The Dead Girls. A Bard book. New York: Avon Books 1983

Physical Description: Inscribed: For Hank and Millie with affectionate remembrances.
box 26

Ibarguengoitia, Jorge. Two Crimes. A Bard book. Published by Avon books. New York: David R. Godine 1985

Physical Description: Inscribed: For Hank, con un abrazo....
box 28

Lenero, Vicente. Estudio Q. Mexico: Joaquin Mortiz 1965

Physical Description: Inscribed: Para Hank Lopez con el afecto de una sincera amistad.
box 28

Levinson, Luisa Mercedes. A la sombra del búho. Buenos Aires: Editorial Losada S.A. 1972

Physical Description: Inscribed: para Enrique Hank Lopez a su gran saludo afectos....
box 25

Mailer, Norman. The Deer Park. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons 1955

Physical Description: Inscribed: To Hank - remembering some of the fine times we all had....
box 28

Martin, Marisol. El Divorcio en México, Alternativa Entre Dos Mertes . Mexico: Cia. General de Ediciones, S.A. 1979

Physical Description: Inscribed: Para el Lic. Enrique H. Lopez....
box 26

Martinez, Maria. Sterling Silver Roses. San Luis Obispo and San Francisco: La Morenita Publishers Incorporated 1981

Physical Description: Inscribed: Dear Hank, I hope that you find my work is worth reading....
box 25

Mazur, Gail. Nightfire. Boston: David R. Godine 1978

Physical Description: Inscribed: To Hank - I'm glad we met - where the Mystique wasn't overpowering!
box 26

Mexico. Procuraduria General. La Responsabilidad de los Funcionarios Públicos en la Legislación Mexicana . Numero especial 1980 September

Physical Description: Inscribed. Revista mexicana de justicia.
box 26

Pacheco, Jose Emilio. El Reposo del Fuego. Mexico: Fondo de cultura económica. Letras mexicanas 1966

box 26

Parra, Nicanor. Poemas y Antipoemas. Second edition. Santiago, Chile: Nascimento 1956

Physical Description: Inscribed: Aunque no vengo preparado....dedicare este....
box 26

Quinonez, Naomi, Sueño de Colibrí - Hummingbird Dream. Los Angeles: West End Press 1985

Physical Description: Inscribed: Hank - a fellow writer....
box 25

Reedy, George E. The Twilight of the Presidency. An NAL book. New York and Cleveland: World Publishing Company 1970

Physical Description: Inscribed: To Hank Lopez - un amigo verdad - este libro para....
box 27

Rochlin, Harriet and Fred. Pioneer Jews: A New Life in the Far West . Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company 1984

box 27

Rochlin, Harriet and Fred. Pioneer Jews: A New Life in the Far West . Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company 1984

box 28

Ruiz, Ramon Eduardo. Cuba, Génesis de una Revolución. Barcelona: Editorial Noguer, S.A. 1972 September

Physical Description: Inscribed: Para Enrique con admiración y cariño.
box 26

Ruiz, Ramon Eduardo. Cuba: the Making of a Revolution. The Norton Library. New York: W.W. Norton and Company, Incorporated 1968

Physical Description: Inscribed: Para mi muy distinguido compañero....
box 26

Ruiz, Ramon Eduardo. The Great Rebellion: Mexico 1905-1924. New York and London: W.W. Norton and Company 1980

Physical Description: Inscribed: Para Enrique Hank Lopez, amigo....
box 27

Sandoval, Lilia Lopez. Teacher Training for Bilingual Multicultural Education . Claremont Graduate School dissertation 1982

Physical Description: Inscribed: To Hank: with affection....
box 25

Singer, Loren. That's the House, There. Garden City, New York: Doubleday Company, Inc. 1973

Physical Description: Inscribed: Hank - your contribution appears on p.187!....
box 28

Siqueiros P., José Luis. Las Sociedades Extranjeras en México. Mexico: Imprenta Universitaria 1953

Physical Description: Inscribed: Para mi buen amigo e inteligente abogado.
box 25

Summer, Hollis. The Garden. New York: Harper and Row 1972

box 27

Summer, Hollis. The Peddler and Other Domestic Matters. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press 1967

Physical Description: Inscribed: For Millie and Hank, with all of the blessings.
box 25

Summers, Hollis. City Limit. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company 1948

Physical Description: Inscribed: For Millie, with every extravagant wish for assorted goodnesses....
box 27

Summers, Hollis. How They Chose the Dead. Stories by Hollis Summers. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press 1973

Physical Description: Inscribed: For Millie and Handk, with love.
box 25

Train, John. Remarkable Words With Astonishing Origins. New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Incorporated 1980

Physical Description: Inscribed: For Hank Lopez with warm regards....
box 26

Vaca, Nicolas C. A Journey Home. The Texas Observer 1979 September 21

box 26

Villanueva, Tino, comp. Chicanos: Antología Historica y Literaria . Terra firme. Mexico: Fondo de Cultura Económico 1980

Physical Description: Inscribed: Para Hank....
box 25

Zdenek, Marilee. The Right-Brain Experience. 1983

Physical Description: Sound recording (cassette).

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Audio materials in this collection will require assessment and possible digitization for safe access. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
box 25

Zdenek, Marilee. The Right-Brain Experience: an Intimate Program to Free the Powers of Your Imagination . New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company 1983

Physical Description: Inscribed.
 

Series 4: Interviews by Enrique Hank Lopez with Katherine Anne Porter 1966

Scope and Contents

Series is comprised of recordings of Enrique Hank Lopez interviewing Katherine Anne Porter likely in preparation for her biography, Conversations with Katherine Anne Porter, Refugee from Indian Creek (1981), which they co-wrote together. Includes interview notes.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

SERIES CONTAINS AUDIO MATERIALS: Audio materials in this series will require assessment and possible digitization for safe access. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
box 30

Interview notes circa 1966 December

Scope and Contents

Handwritten notes by Lopez with information highlighting certain topics of conversation with Katherine Anne Porter and the times at which they occur in the recording. The notes are organized by tape number and side.
box 30

Audio recordings of interviews 1966 September-December

Scope and Contents

Twenty-six 1/4 inch audiotapes. Each tape is numbered and labeled side 1 or side 2. Some are dated; some have notes about side, for example: "side #1 ok, check #2" or "side #2 (only first 10%), side #1 (only last 10%)". These possibly refer to points of interest in the interview or sound quality. See interview notes for more information. Tape #15 came with a list of interview contents inside box.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

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box 30

Audio re-recordings of interviews circa 1966 December

Scope and Contents

Six 1/4 inch audiotapes. Notes written on cases include: "Re-tape of tape #17 both sides, tape #20 side 1 only half"; "re-taping of tape #3 side 1, tape #4 side 2"; "start re-recording of tape 21 on [...]"; "re-tape of tape #14 side 2 and #16 side 1". One tape labeled as "backtapes 3 + 4"; one tape labeled "Kennedy tape".

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

SERIES CONTAINS AUDIO MATERIALS: Audio materials in this series will require assessment and possible digitization for safe access. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.