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New and Revised Finding Aids

This list includes finding aids created in the last twelve months for new acquisitions, previously uncatalogued collections, and collections retrospectively converted from the card catalog. Also listed are previously created finding aids revised in the last twelve months with significant additions or newly identified materials.

Digitized material is available for collections noted with a


September 2018

Bernhardt, Sarah (1844-1923). Revised Collection, circa 1860-1977


August 2018

Authors’ Syndicate, Ltd. (1890-1926). Collection, 1844-1933 (bulk, 1892-1926)
Houghton, Claude (1889-1961). Revised Collection, 1911-1975
Jackson, Anne and Eli Wallach. Papers, 1928-2016
Joyce, James (1882-1941). Revised Literary File, Photography Collection, 1900s-1959
Shiel, M. P. (Matthew Phipps). (1865-1947). Collection, 1876-1966
Walter, Eugene (1921-1998). Collection, 1948-1998
Waugh, Alec (1898-1981). Collection, 1892=1970
White, T. H. (Terence Hanbury) (1906-1964). Art Collection, 1930s-1960s


July 2018

Cunard, Nancy (1896-1965). Revised Literary File Photography Collection, 1859-1964
Houdini, Harry (1874-1926). Collection, 1906-1933, undated
Houdini, Harry (1874-1926). Papers, circa 1641-1943, undated
Magic. Collection, 1787-2005, undated
Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1949). William H. Koester Collection of Edgar Allan Poe-Related Sheet Music, 1865-1929, undated
White, T. H. (Terence Hanbury) (1906-1964). Literary File Photography Collection, 1930s-1960s


June 2018

Burgess, Anthony (1917-1993). Gabriele Pantucci Collection of Anthony Burgess, (1960-2013 (bulk 1980-1994)
Ford, Charles Henri (1913-2002). Art Collection, 1964-1986
García Márquez, Gabriel (1927-2014). Revised Collection, 1957-2015
Gray, Spalding (1941-2004). John Boland Collection of Spalding Gray, 1968-2008
Ondaatje, Michael (1943- ). Collection, 1982-1993
Phillpotts, Eden (1862-1960). Collection, 1880-1959, undated
Salter, James (1925-2015). Robert Emmett Ginna Collection of James Salter, 1967-2010
Stanford, Derek (1918-2008). Collection, 1936-1975
Suter, David. Art Collection, 1970s
Wallace, David Foster (1962-2008). JT Jackson Collection of David Foster Wallace, 1985-2010


May 2018

Cranston, Maurice (1920-1993). Collection, 1948-1963, undated
Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank) (1888-1964). Art Collection, 1690-1965
Evershed, Peter (1925- ). Art Collection, 1945-1951
Foujita, Tsugouharu (1886-1968). Art Collection, 1921-1931
Gardner, Erle Stanley (1889-1970). Art Collection, 1920s-1960s
Grahame, Kenneth (1859-1932). Collection, 1898-1943, undated
Hinde, Thomas (1926-2014). Collection, 1952-1968, undated
Howarth, R. G. (Robert Guy) (1906-1974). Revised Papers, 1916-1974
Huddle, William Henry (1847-1892). Art Collection, 1870s-1890s
Hutchinson, R. C. (Ray Coryton) (1907-1975). Revised Collection, 1922-1975
Juta, Jan. Art Collection, 1920-1926
Knight, G. Wilson (George Wilson) (1897-1985). Collection, 1923-1967, undated
Knight, W. F. Jackson (William Francis Jackson) (1895-1964). Collection, 1930-1966, undated
Lawrence T. E. (Thomas Edward) (1888-1935) Art Collection, circa 1910s-1970s (bulk 1910-1926)
McCullers, Carson (1917-1967). Literary File Photography Collection, 1880s-1960s
Milton, Peter (1930- ). The Jolly Corner, 1971
O'Brien, Tim (1946- ). Revised Papers, 1916-2007
Prokosch, Frederic (1908-1989). Collection, 1917-1989 (bulk 1930-1967)
Quennell, Peter (1905-1993). Revised Collection, 1925-1973
Seymour-Smith, Martin (1928-1998) Collection, 1942-1967, undated
Stevens, Elisabeth. Eranos, 2000
Stevens, Elisabeth. Sirens' Song, 2010


April 2018

Blunden, Edmund (1896-1974). Papers, 1909-1970, undated
Davenport, Guy (1927-2005). Collection 1919-2007, undated (bulk 1964-2004)
Osborne, John (1929-1994). Collection, 1953-1917


March 2018

Beckett, Samuel (1906-1989). Revised Collection, 1864, 1930-1990
Dürer, Albrecht (1472-1528). Art Collection, circa 1500s-1900s
Ives, Burl (1909-1995). Papers, 1944-1963
Lake, Carlton (1915-2006). Literary File Photography Collection, circa 1850s-1970s (bulk 1900-1960)
McSweeney's (Firm). Collection, 1994-2003
Momart (Firm). Christmas Card Art Collection, 2000-2010
Pantomime. Collection, 1793-1977 (bulk 1860-1910)
Photographic Jewelry and Novelties. Collection, circa 1843-1900
Robinson, H. P. (Henry Peach) (1830-1901). Photography Collection, circa 1847-1897
Sweyd, Lester. Clipping Collection, 1944-1978 (bulk 1967-1978)


February 2018

Beardsley, Aubrey (1872-1898). Art Collection, 1890-1960 (bulk 1890-1898)
Beevers, John Leonard (1911-1975). Literary File Photography Collection, circa 1911-1975
Brontë, Charlotte (1816-1855). Literary File Photography Collection, circa 1860s-1910s
Craig, Edward Gordon (1872-1966). Art Collection, 1890-1930
Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin) (1894-1962). Revised Art Collection, 1888-1962
Fenton, Roger (1819-1869). Photography Collection, 1854-1869
Gardner, Erle Stanley (1889-1970). Literary File Photography Collection, 1910-1968
Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961). Literary File Photography Collection, 1896-1956
Henderson, William Penhallow (1877-1943). Alice Corbin Henderson Art Collection of William Penhallow Henderson, 1906-1943
Kasper, M. (Michael) (1947). Collection of Guy Davenport and Christopher Middleton, 1979-2013
Mad Men. Collection, 1912-2016 (bulk 1957-2014)
Mailer, Norman (1923-2007). Literary File Photography Collection, 1960s
Mailer, Norris Church (1949-2010). Papers, 1918-2008 (bulk 1985-2006)
Weinreb, Ben (1912-1999). Collection of Architectural Drawings, circa 1500s-1942 (bulk circa 1800s-1942)


January 2018

Miller, Arthur (1915-2005). Revised Collection, circa 1932-2005, undated


December 2017

Bascove. Art Collection, 1983-1984
British Sexological Society. Records, 1875-1952, undated
Davenport, Guy (1927-2005). Literary File Photography Collection, 1959-1977 (bulk 1959-1972)
Duncan, David Douglas (1916-2018). Revised Papers and Photography Collection, 1907-2007
Erwitt, Elliott (1928- ). Photography Collection, 1946-2010
Garfield, John (1913-1952). Papers, 1932-2010, undated
Levine, David (1926-2009). Art Collection, 1960s-2000s (bulk 1990-1999)
Meatyard, Ralph Eugene (1925-1972). Photography Collection, 1964-1972
Meatyard, Ralph Eugene (1925-1972). Portfolio Three: The Works of Ralph Eugene Meatyard, 1959-1972; published 1974
Minstrel Show. Revised Collection, 1831-1959
Shelley Family. Documents, 1609-1791
Six by Six. Published series of art photography volumes, 2010-2016
Smith, Dr. and Mrs. Dudley Winn. Collection of Latin American Art, 1864-1965 (bulk 1930s-1950s)
Stevens, Elisabeth. The Sufferers, 2015
Van Hoesen, Beth (1926-2010). Art Collection, 1969-1972
Vlastos, Gregory (1907-1991). Revised Papers, circa 1930s-1991
Watergate. Revised Collection, 1962-2007


November 2017

Craig, Edward Gordon (1872-1966). Collection, 1878-1973, undated
Golden Cockerel Press (1921-1961). Collection, 1923-1991, undated (bulk 1933-1959)
Priestley, J. B. (John Boynton) (1894-1984). Collection, 1909-1992, undated


October 2017

Bell, Hillary (1857-1903). Collection, 1884-1909, undated
Brooke-Rose, Christine (1923-2012). Revised Papers, 1893-2005 (bulk 1957-1992)
Collins, Billy. Revised Papers, 1935-2013 (bulk 1962-2013)
Cunard, Nancy (1896-1965). Art Collection, 1920s-1980s (bulk 1930s-1950s)
Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank) (1888-1964). Literary File Photography Collection, 1859-1973
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns) (1888-1965). Literary File Photography Collection, 1958-1965
Ishiguro, Kazuo (1954- ). Revised Papers, 1955-2015
Kendall, Messmore (1872-1959). Business Records, circa 1850-1943 (bulk 1921-1924)
MacNeice, Louis (1907-1963). Collection, 1916-1977, undated
Moore, Carl L. and Averyt, Bennett. Collection of Magic, 1925-1962, undated
Orswell, Culver, Mrs. Opera and Music Collection, 1850-1919, undated
PEN. Records, 1912-2008, undated
Pforzheimer, Carl H. (Carl Howard) (1879-1957) Revised Collection of English Manuscripts, 1485-1844 (bulk 1530-1722), undated


September 2017

Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir (1859-1930). Revised Literary File, Photography Collection, 1900-1927
Howarth, R. G. (Robert Guy) (1906-1974). Literary File Photography Collection, 1906-1974
Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert) (1885-1930). Literary File Photography Collection, circa 1905-1960
Lee, Russell (1903-1986). Photography Collection, 1930s-1966
McCutcheon, George Barr (1866-1928). Literary File Photography Collection, 1840-1928
Thomas, Dylan (1914-1953). Art Collection, 1937-1956 (bulk circa 1942)