11 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) American fiction.

  1. Shirley Jackson papers, 1932-1991

    7,500 items ; 52 containers ; 20.6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author. Correspondence, diaries, journals, and other papers pertaining primarily to Jackson's writings. Includes manuscripts, notes, and outlines relating chiefly to the development of Jackson's short stories as well as to her supernatural tales and to her stories of contemporary domestic life.

  2. Jules Feiffer papers, 1919-1995

    15,000 items ; 59 containers plus 3 oversize ; 25 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Cartoonist, playwright, author, and illustrator. Family correspondence, appointment calendars, awards and citations, financial records, newspaper clippings of articles about Feiffer, general correspondence, art publication file, and writings relating primarily to Feiffer's novels and stage and screenplays.

  3. John Barth literary manuscripts, 1955-1978

    90 items ; 11 containers plus 2 oversize ; 8.4 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author. Holograph and annotated typed manuscripts and corrected galley and foundry proofs of several of Barth's early novels, short stories, nonfiction writings, and speeches.

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  4. Eliot Janeway and Elizabeth Janeway papers, 1941-1968

    45 items ; 11 containers ; 4.2 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Economist Eliot Janeway, and his wife, Elizabeth Janeway, author. Mainly drafts of novels by Elizabeth Janeway, including The Accident, Daisy Kenyon, and The Walsh Girls, and a draft of Eliot Janeway’s The Economics of Crisis: War, Politics, and the Dollar. The Addition contains a 1941 diary and correspondence (1941-1948) of Eliot Janeway relating to the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration and...

  5. Truman Capote papers, 1947-1965

    70 items ; 8 containers ; 3.2 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author and dramatist. Chiefly literary manuscripts, including notebooks, journals, drafts, and manuscripts of prose fiction, dramas and screenplays, and other writings.

  6. Harold Frederic papers, 1891-1897

    4,000 items ; 4 containers ; 1.6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Journalist, novelist, and playwright. Correspondence, diaries, accounts, wills, agreements, notes for plays and stories, clippings, and printed matter, chiefly relating to Frederic's fiction writing and including notes for his principal novels, The Damnation of Theron Ware and The Return of the O'Mahony.

  7. William Styron papers, 1951-1968

    40 items ; 16 containers ; 5.6 linear feet ; 5 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author and novelist. Correspondence, holograph drafts and corrected galleys of books and articles, research material, clippings, and photographs pertaining to Styron’s life and literary works.

  8. Clarence Edward Mulford papers, 1921-1936

    16,000 items ; 24 containers ; 8 linear feet ; 1 microfilm reel -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author. Drafts of writings and related card files focused on the American West and Hopalong Cassidy, the fictional cowboy created by Mulford.

  9. Henry Denker papers, 1929-2009

    20,000 items ; 164 containers plus 1 oversize ; 66 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Novelist, playwright, and screenplay writer. Correspondence; drafts; theater, radio, film and television project papers and proposals; legal files; playbills and printed ephemera; reviews; research files; and miscellaneous papers relating primarily to Denker's writing career.

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  10. A.E. Hotchner/Ernest Hemingway collection, 1944-1968

    370 items ; 3 containers ; 1.2 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Authors and journalists. Papers resulting from the friendship of Ernest Hemingway and A. E. Hotchner, including letters from Hemingway to Hotchner, literary writings by Hemingway, a draft of Hotchner’s memoir Papa Hemingway, and related material.