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BOX 38-43 Part A: Miscellany, circa 1930-circa 1960
Awards, address cards, clippings, and miscellaneous printed and near-print matter and various mementos.
Arranged alphabetically by type of material.
BOX 38 Awards and assorted notes, cards, lists, and related matter
Printed matter
Clippings
American Authors' Authority
(3 folders)
BOX 39 The Butterfly
(2 folders)
Galatea
Mildred Pierce
(3 folders)
Past All Dishonor
(1 folder)
BOX 40 (1 folder)
The Postman Always Rings Twice
(4 folders)
BOX 41 (4 folders)
Serenade
(1 folder)
BOX 42 (4 folders)
"7-11"
Sinful Woman
BOX 43 Unidentified
(6 folders)
BOX 44-50 Part B: Family Papers, 1901-1977
Correspondence and a small subject file.
The correspondence is arranged alphabetically by name of family member and chronologically therein. The subject file is arranged alphabetically by name of family member and thereunder by type of material, including manuscripts, address books, correspondence, notes, lists, questionnaires, research data, certificates, miscellaneous financial matter, legal files, and other printed and near-print material. Most of the papers in the subject file belonged to or concern Cain's fourth wife, Florence Macbeth.
BOX 44 Correspondence
Cain, Elina Sjöstedt Tyszecka (second wife), 1946-1974, undated
Cain, Genevieve (sister), 1945-1951
Cain, Mrs. James William (mother), 1945-1953
Cain, Virginia (sister), 1943-1953
Girvin, Lois, 1956-1976, undated
(2 folders)
Holmes, Henrietta, 1966-1977, undated
Macbeth, Florence (fourth wife), 1946-1950, undated
McComas, Rosalie Cain (sister), 1946-1977
(4 folders)
BOX 45 Pringle, Aileen (third wife), 1948-1976, undated
(3 folders)
Rutledge, Christine, 1966-1971
Tyszecka, Leo and Edie (children of second wife), 1937-1977
Other, 1947-1969
Subject file
Cain, James William
Lecture on the Bible as literature
Memories of St. John's College, Annapolis, Md., by Ned Duval
Macbeth, Florence
Address book and cards
Concert history compiled by Cain
Correspondence, 1946-1950
Notes, lists, and miscellany
Questionnaires
(2 folders)
BOX 46 Research cards compiled by Cain
BOX 47 Correspondence, 1901-1971, undated
(3 folders)
Death, 1966
(2 folders)
Family history
Financial and legal
Atwater Kent estate
Bills and receipts
(1 folder)
BOX 48 (1 folder)
Family burial plots
General correspondence, 1934-1954
Income taxes
Macbeth, Alice
Passports
Spotswood, N.J., estate, 1922-1956
(3 folders)
BOX 49 (2 folders)
Will and testament
Miscellaneous
(2 folders)
Poetry, notes, and writings
Scripts and lyrics
Whitwell, Edward
Correspondence with D. Philip Dear, 1939-1940
New York Coliseum, Inc., 1932-1938
Passports and immigration papers
Royal Institute of British Architects, 1933-1941
BOX 50 Starlight Amusement Park, 1939-1940
War service, 1939-1940
Miscellaneous
Printed matter
Christian Science scripture
Clippings
Programs
(3 folders)
Scrapbook
BOX 51-63 Part B: General Correspondence, 1920-1978
Letters sent and received with related matter and enclosures.
Arranged alphabetically by name of person or organization and chronologically therein.
BOX 51 "A" miscellaneous, 1922-1977, undated
(2 folders)
Angoff, Charles, 1957
Arlen, Michael, 1967-1971
"B" miscellaneous, 1938-1976, undated
(4 folders)
Baker, Carlos, 1963-1964
Bartholomew, Ed and Sophie, 1955-1975
Bassler, Robert and Joan, 1959-1977, undated
Beard, Dita, and family, 1972-1976, undated
Bell Flowers, 1967-1974
Bergman, B. A., 1961-1976, undated
Bernstein, Hazel, 1966-1969, undated
BOX 52 Bliven, Bruce, 1974-1975
Blizzard, Rae, 1953-1975
Boddy, E. Manchester, 1952-1967
Bode, Carl, 1952-1976, undated
Bono, Chastity, 1975
Brinkley, David, 1967-1972
Brittain, Joan, 1971
Buyers, Ethel, 1966-1967
(4 folders)
"C" miscellaneous
1946-1976
(3 folders)
BOX 53 Undated
Cairns, Huntington, 1950-1976
Caitlin, Fulton, 1961-1964
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