Lilly Library Manuscript Collections

INDIANA UNIVERSITY PRESS MSS. II

Return to Description

Inventory

I. Author correspondence.

Arranged alphabetically by author, followed by several miscellaneous files and a chronological section mostly concerning rejected books. A complete list of names is available for the alphabetical section.

  • Box 1: A - Bi
  • Box 2: Bk - Ck
  • Box 3: Cl - Em
  • Box 4: En - G
  • Box 5: H - I
  • Box 6: J - Leh
  • Box 7: Lei - Mh
  • Box 8: Mi - O
  • Box 9: P - Rh
  • Box 10: Ri - Sh
  • Box 11: Si - Thn
  • Box 12: Tho - Wek
  • Box 13: Wel - Z; miscellaneous book projects, including plans to publish various calendars
  • Box 14: 1950 - 1958 A-K
  • Box 15: 1950 - 1958 L-Z
  • Box 16: 1959 A - 1961 L
  • Box 17: 1961 M - 1963 Z
  • Box 18: 1964 A - 1966 H
  • Box 19: 1966 I - 1968 Z
  • Box 20: 1969 A-Z

II. Distributors and press representatives

Box 20:
  • American News Co., New York
  • Baker and Taylor, New Jersey
  • Campbell and Hall, Boston (2 folders)
  • Curtis Brown, Ltd., London (2 folders)
  • Elmo, Ann (2 folders)
  • Feffer & Simons, New York
  • Folklore Associates, Philadelphia
  • Foreign representatives-misc.
  • H.R. Hunting Co., Massachusetts
  • Henry M. Snyder & Co., New York
  • Howard Moorepark, New York
  • Kroch's & Brentano's, Chicago
  • Marion Saunders Agency
  • Otis Kline Associates, New York
  • Paterson, Mark (2 folders)
  • Miscellaneous review correspondence

III. Sales.

Arranged alphabetically by salesman, followed by remainders, miscellaneous salesman's files, and sales records by state

Box 21:
  • Blackiston, Elliot
  • Blau, Fred G.
  • Dallas, David
  • DeWitt, Richard
  • Fagnano, Ange
  • Greenfield, George
  • Harper, Fred
  • Hill, Larry
  • Hotho, Albert
  • Jervis, Edward
  • Johnson, Henry (2 folders)
  • Placht, Karl
  • Rainer, Robert
  • Turner, Guy
  • Miscellaneous sales representatives
  • Remainders (2 folders)
  • Salesmen's accounts, itineraries, memos (3 folders)
  • Sales records by state (39 folders)

IV. Miscellaneous

Box 21:
  • American Council of Learned Societies (2 folders)
  • American Folklore Society
  • American Foreign Policy Conference, July 1950
  • Committee for organizing an Indiana University Press - prior to March 1950
  • Conference on Children's Books & Publishing
  • Conference on Oriental-Western literary & cultural relations
  • Fund for the Republic
  • Guggenheim Foundation
  • Indiana University Writer's Conference — before 1960
  • Mississippi Valley Historical Association — session on publishing, Apr. 1958
  • National Association of College Stores, Inc.
Box 22:
  • Printed catalogs. 1990 -

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.