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   Stein and Day Publisher Records, 1963-1988

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Stein and Day Publisher Records; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079521 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Stein and Day Publishers.
Title:Stein and Day Publisher Records, 1963-1988
Physical description:28.75 linear ft.(ca. 34,500 items in 68 boxes)
Language(s):In English
Access: The following boxes are located off-site: 2-69. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. This collection has no restrictions.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into 4 series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, manuscripts, documents, photographs and printed material. The editorial, publicity, and production files detail the publishing of some 450 titles, mostly from the 1970s and 1980s. Among the cataloged correspondents are: Woody Allen, Christy Brown, Claude Brown, Pearl S. Buck, William F. Buckley, Jr.; James T. Farrell, Leslie A. Fiedler, Jack Higgins, William Inge, Elia Kazan, Henry Miller, and J. B. Priestley. There are nineteen manuscripts, most with authorial or editorial corrections, as well as publicity photographs of Christy Brown, Claude Brown, Chester Himes, and Robert Oppenheimer, Jack Higgins et al.

Series I: Cataloged Correspondence

Series II: Arranged Production Files

Series III: Manuscripts

Series IV: Photographs

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Using the Collection

Partially Offsite

Access Restrictions

 The following boxes are located off-site: 2-69. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

      offsite requestMore information and link to off-site request form

This collection has no restrictions.

Restrictions on Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Curator of Manuscripts/University Archivist, Rare Book and Manuscript Library (RBML). The RBML approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Stein and Day Publisher Records; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Processed 04/16/1990 PL

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2010-03-11 Legacy finding aid created from Pro Cite.

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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PhotoprintsPortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Allen, Steve, 1921-2000.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Allen, Woody.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Asimov, Isaac, 1920-1992.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Brown, Christy, 1932-1981.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Brown, Claude, 1937-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Buchwald, Art.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Buckley, William F. (William Frank), 1925-2008.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Burns, James MacGregor.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Cohen, William S.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Exon, J. James (John James), 1921-2005.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Farrell, James T. (James Thomas), 1904-1979.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Fiedler, Leslie A.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Frost, David.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Glenn, John, 1921-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909-1998.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hayes, Helen, 1900-1993.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Heath, Edward.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hicks, Granville, 1901-1982.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Higgins, Jack, 1929-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hobson, Laura Keane Zametkin.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hurst, Fannie, 1889-1968.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Inge, William.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Kazan, Elia.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Kennedy, Edward Moore, 1932-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Kirkpatrick, Jeane J.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Kissinger, Henry, 1923-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Logan, Joshua.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Long, Russell.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Mailer, Norman.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Martin, Malachi.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Miller, Henry, 1891-1980.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Morris, Desmond.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Nunn, Sam.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Priestley, J. B. (John Boynton), 1894-1984.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Publishers and publishing.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Publishers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Quayle, Dan, 1947-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Rockefeller, John D. (John Davison), 1874-1960.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Shenker, Israel.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Smith, Margaret Chase, 1897-1995.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Wallop, Malcolm.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Stein and Day Publishers was founded by Sol Stein and his wife Patricia Day in 1962 and remained in business until 1989. Primarily a trade book publisher of popular and literary fiction, biographies, and social history, it was also a publisher of military history, child and health care books.

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