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   Paul Gallico Papers, 1922-1969.

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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Paul Gallico Papers; Box and Folder (if known); Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#0468
Bib ID:4079714 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Gallico, Paul, 1897-1976.
Title:Paul Gallico Papers, 1922-1969.
Physical description:38 linear ft (ca.15,000 items in 90 boxes & 1 oversize folder).
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection is located offsite. 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. This collection has no restrictions.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Material arranged into two series:

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Description

Scope and Content

These papers document the range of his literary career, beginning with his sports columns written for the DAILY NEWS in 1922 and continuing through THE POSEIDON ADVENTURE published in 1969. Included are drafts, typescripts, and proofs for all of his major writings, among them THE SNOW GOOSE, THOMASINA, MRS. 'ARRIS GOES TO PARIS, THE HURRICANE STORY, SCRUFFY, and THE SILENT MIAOW, as well as those for his hundreds of articles, essays, and stories, which have appeared in THE SATURDAY EVENING POST, COSMOPOLITAN, ESQUIRE, and other national magazines. In addition, his files contain his research notes, background material, photographs, and correspondence for each of his works.

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Using the Collection

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Access Restrictions

 This collection is located offsite. 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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This collection has no restrictions.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Paul Gallico Papers; Box and Folder (if known); Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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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

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Articles.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Essays.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Manuscripts.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Photographs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Proofs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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American literature--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors, American.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Journalists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Novelists, American.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Sports journalism--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

American novelist & non-fiction writer, died in 1976.

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