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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


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- ). 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
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)
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