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   Annie Laurie Williams Records 1922-1971.

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Annie Laurie Williams Records. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079625 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Williams, Annie Laurie, 1894-1977
Title:Annie Laurie Williams Records 1922-1971.
Physical description:91 linear ft. (ca. 100,000 items in 208 boxes; 10 correspondence file boxes; 9 card file drawers; & ca. 150 volumes).
Language(s):In English
Access: Available for faculty, students, and researchers engaged in scholarly or publication projects. The following boxes are located off-site: 21-211 from Series I-IV. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged alphabetically.

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence files and financial papers. The files include correspondence, contracts, clippings and programs, ledgers and financial accounts, submission books, and calendars and memorandum books. Authors for whom there are extensive files include the following: Truman Capote; Patrick Dennis; John Dos Passos; Lloyd C. Douglas; John Hersey; Alice Tisdale Hobart; Paul Horgan; William Humphrey; Frances Parkinson Keyes; Margaret Mitchell; Alan Paton; Kenneth Roberts; Lillian Smith; John Steinbeck; George R. Stewart; Ben Ames Williams; and Kathleen Winsor.

1985 addition: Steinbeck's jeans and Mexican belt worn by Bruce Covert in the 1939 production of OF MICE AND MEN.

Series I: Correspondence

Series II: Manuscripts

Series III: Business Files

Series IV: Photographs

Additions to the collection

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Using the Collection

Partially Offsite

Access Restrictions

Available for faculty, students, and researchers engaged in scholarly or publication projects.

 The following boxes are located off-site: 21-211 from Series I-IV. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

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Restrictions on Use

Readers must use microfilm of materials specified above.

Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Librarian for Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Preferred Citation

Annie Laurie Williams Records. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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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

Records Entered in AMC 12/05/1990

Newsletter processed 10/09/1998 HR

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.

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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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Genre/Form

HeadingCUL Archives:
Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Accounts.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Articles.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Audio tapes.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Calendars.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Card files.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Cashbooks.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Checks.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Contracts.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Essays.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Fiction.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Financial records.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Galley proofs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Interviews.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Ledgers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Manuscripts (literary).PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Notebooks.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Outlines.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Phonograph records.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Photographs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Poems.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Programs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Screenplays.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Scripts.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Short stories.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Songs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Synopses.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

HeadingCUL Archives:
Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Actors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
ActressesPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
American literature--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Anderson, Maxwell, 1888-1959.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Auslander, Joseph, 1897-1965.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors and publishers--United States--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors, American--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors, English--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Brown, Joe E. (Joe Evan), 1892-1973.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Canby, Henry Seidel, 1878-1961.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Capote, Truman, 1924-1984.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Composers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Dennis, Patrick, 1921-1976.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Douglas, Lloyd C. (Lloyd Cassel), 1877-1951.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Dowling, Eddie.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Dramatists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
English literature--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Evans, Maurice, 1901-1989.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Fairbanks, Douglas, 1909-2000.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Fast, Howard, 1914-2003.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Ferrer, JoseĢ, 1912-1992.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Gassner, John, 1903-1967.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Golden, Harry, 1902-1981.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Henreid, Paul.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hersey, John, 1914-1993.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hobart, Alice Tisdale.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Horgan, Paul, 1903-1995.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Humphrey, William.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Kaufman, George S. (George Simon), 1889-1961.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Kazan, Elia.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Keyes, Frances Parkinson, 1885-1970.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lee, Harper.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Literary agents.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Litvinov, Ivy.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Logan, Joshua.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Luce, Claire.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lyricists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Meredith, Burgess, 1907-1997.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Mitchell, Margaret, 1900-1949.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Moore, Douglas, 1893-1969.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Musicians.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Nevins, Allan, 1890-1971.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Novelists, American--20th century--Correspondence.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Novelists, English--20th century--Correspondence.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Novelists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Paton, Alan.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Perkins, Frances, 1880-1965.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Rice, Grantland, 1880-1954.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Ritchard, Cyril, 1897-1977.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Roberts, Kenneth Lewis, 1885-1957.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Rose, Billy, 1899-1966.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Russell, Rosalind.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Selznick, David O., 1902-1965.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Smith, Lillian.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Stanwyck, Barbara, 1907-1990.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Stewart, George R.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Theater--New York (State)--New York--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Theatrical agents.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Theatrical producers and directors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand), 1910-1991.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Williams, Ben Ames, 1889-1953.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Winsor, Kathleen.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women dramatists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women novelists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Zanuck, Darryl Francis, 1902-1979.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

New York drama and motion picture agent who founded her firm in 1929.

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