Harry Ransom CenterThe University of Texas at Austin

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


April 2020

American Short Fiction. Records, 1990-1998
Apstein, Theodore (1918-1998). Papers, circa 1940-1988
Cronin, Vincent (1924-2011). Papers, 1954-1975, undated
Encino Press. Records, 1965-1969
Franklin Book Programs. Records, 1952-1978
Munsel, Patrice (1925-2016). Collection, circa 1940-1969
Roberts, Warren (1916-1998). Papers, 1903-1985
Wier, Dara (1949- ). Papers, 1975-2006


March 2020

Cusk, Rachel (1967- ). Papers, 1974-2018
Kaup, Elizabeth Dewing (1885-1966). Papers, 1892-1966
Walpole, Hugh (1884-1941). Collection, 1828-1952 (bulk 1899-1941)


February 2020

Prescott, Joseph (1913-2001). Papers, 1867, 1903-2000, undated


January 2020

Lowndes, Marie Belloc (1868-1947). Collection, 1880-1991, undated


November 2019

Bowden, Edwin T. Manuscripts for The Dungeon Heart, 1961, undated
Clune, Frank (1894-1971). Collection, 1952-1953
Connell, Evan S. (1924-2013). Manuscripts for The Diary of a Rapist, 1965-1966
Corno Emplumado, El = The Plumed Horn. Records, circa 1962-1968 (bulk 1962-1967)
Miller, Arthur (1915-2005). Revised Papers, circa 1910s-2013 [bulk 1943-2005]
PEN. Revised Records, 1912-2008, undated
Spell, Jefferson Rea (1886-1967) and Spell, Lota M. (Lota May) (1885-1972). Collection, 1914-1958, undated
Spivak, John L. (John Louis) (1897-1981). Revised Literary File, Photography Collection, 1930-1931
Tipton, David (1934-2013). Collection, 1966-1994, undated
Toynbee, Arnold (1889-1975) and Somervell D. C. (David Churchill) (1885-1965). Manuscript for A Study of History (abridged), 1945
Welles, Orson (1915-1985). Collection, 1945-1956.


October 2019

Birney, Earle (1904-1995). Collection, 1955-1973, undated
Brooks, Richard (1912-1992). Something of Value Production Files, 1956
Johnson, B. S. (Brian Stanley) (1933-1973). Collection, 1959-1977, undated
Johnson, William Weber (1909-1992). Kelly Blue Papers, 1924-1960, undated
Kenny, Thomas J. Collection, 1975, 1983
Keppel, Charles (1906-1998). Collection, 1972-1984
Patchen, Kenneth (1911-1972). Literary File Photography Collection, 1940s-1960s, undated
Sansom, William (1912-1976). Collection, 1956-1972, undated
Sellin, Eric (1933- ). Correspondence Collection, 1954-1999
Sheldon, Charles M. (1857-1946). Collection, 1896-1948
Sienkiewicz, Henryk (1846-1916). Letters, 1893-1907
Silkin, John (1930-1997). Collection, 1952-1960, undated
Skelton, Robin (1925-1997). Collection, 1953-1962, undated


September 2019

Hall, Radclyffe (1880-1943) and Troubridge, Una Vincenzo, Lady (1887-1963). Revised Papers, 1806-1962 (bulk 1912-1951), undated
Omar Khayyam (1048-1122). Collection, 1810-2009 (bulk 1892-1930)
Solomon, Barbara Probst (1928-2019). Revised Papers, 1948-2012 (bulk 1970-2010)
Soth, Alec (1969- ). Photography Collection, 2011-2013
Story Family. Collection, 1732-1934 (bulk 1801-1895), undated


August 2019

Brown, Charles Brockden (1771-1810). Revised Collection, 1790-1827
Commonwealth Arts Festival (1965: London, England). Records, 1964-1965
O'Toole, Peter (1932-2013). Papers, circa 1792-2015 (bulk 1953-2015)


July 2019

Downing, Robert (1914-1975). Papers, 1881, 1920-1975, undated (bulk dates 1931-1975)
Okigbo, Christopher (1932-1967). Papers, 1955-1967


June 2019

Kennedy, John Pendleton (1795-1870) and Bliss, Alexander (1827-1896). Collection of Autograph Leaves of our Country’s Authors, 1837-1864, undated
United States. President. Autographs of the Presidents of the United States from the Stark Collection, 1783-1913


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

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