Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Indiana University Press mss. II, ca. 1950-1969, consists of the office and correspondence files of the press from its establishment in 1950.

The collection is arranged into the following series: I. Author correspondence; II. Distributors and press representatives; III. Sales; IV. Miscellaneous.

The Author series contains mostly correspondence with or about authors and concerning specific books, though a few files are listed by book project. Other materials in the collection include correspondence with sales distributors, publisher representatives and salesmen. The overall arrangement is as it was maintained at the press offices.

An inventory is available.

Gift. 1976

Collection size: 20,070 items

Related manuscripts: Indiana University Press mss.

For more information about this collection and any related materials contact the Public Services Department, Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405. Call (812) 855-2452 or send an email using our Ask a Question form.