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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


May 2019

Critic, The. Collection of Responses from American Authors, 1888
Graves, John (1920-2013). Revised Papers, circa 1955-1975; 1995
Mackenzie, Compton (1883-1972). Papers, 1816-1970, undated
Tyler, Parker (1904-1974). Revised Collection, 1910-1982


April 2019

Corso, Gregory (1930-2001). Art Collection, 1950s-1970s
Gershwin, George (1898-1937). Roger Horchow Collection of George Gershwin, 1928-2001
Matthiessen, Peter (1927-2014). Wendy Burden Collection of Peter Matthiessen Letters, 1944-1948
Milliken, J. F. (James Foster) (1847-1917). Collection, 1884-1894, undated
Milne, A. A. (Alan Alexander) (1882-1956). Ann Thwaite Collection of A. A. (Alan Alexander) Milne, 1905-2004
Stoppard, Tom (1937- ). Robert May Collection of Tom Stoppard, 1992-2014


February 2019

De Niro, Robert (1943- ). Revised Papers, 1888-2016 (bulk 1960s-2016)
Higgins, Aidan (1927-2015). Papers, 1960s-2010s
John Calder Publishers. Art Collection, 1950s-1960s
Shepard, Ernest H. (Ernest Howard) (1879-1976). Art Inventory, 1920-1930
Sindberg, Bernard Arp (1911-1983). Papers and Photography Collection, 1937-1985
Wilde, Oscar (1854-1900). Art Collection, 1840s-1890s


January 2019

Mackenzie, Compton (1883-1972). Revised Literary File, Photography Collection Circa 1855-1947


December 2018

Hamilton, Florence. Literary File Photography Collection, circa 1896-1968


November 2018

Ainsworth, Ruth (1908-1984). Collection, circa late 1930s-1985, undated
Barolini, Helen (1925- ). Collection, 1956-1989, undated
Gil Robles, José María (1898-1980). Collection, 1974, undated
Howard, Robert E. (Robert Ervin) (1906-1936). Glenn Lord Collection of Robert E. Howard, 1920-1965, undated
Kennedy, Adrienne (1931- ). Revised Papers, circa 1954-1997
Rackham, Arthur (1867-1939). Art Collection, 1890s-1930s
Wallace, David Foster (1962-2008). Revised Bonnie Nadell Collection of David Foster Wallace, 1980-2008
Williams, Frederic Allen (1898-1958). Revised Papers and  Photography Collection, 1890s-1955 (bulk 1920-1955)


October 2018

Bouwsma, O. K. (Oets Kolk) (1898-1978). Papers, 1907-1988 (bulk 1925-1978)


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)
Salter, James (1925-2015). Robert Emmett Ginna Collection of James Salter, 1967-2010