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BOX 94-103 Part F: 2013 Addition, 1915-2004
Correspondence, family papers, writings (including holographs, typescripts, proofs, and printed versions), contracts; divorce papers, wills, biographical material, bank statements and other financial documents, calling cards, passports, playing cards, an address book, clippings, and printed matter.
Arranged alphabetically by type of material and therein alphabetically or chronologically.
BOX 94 Correspondence
Alphabetical
Alfred A. Knopf, 1933-1937, 1947-1950, 1961, 1969
Goetz, Ruth, 1967, 1974-1989, undated
(6 folders)
H. N. Swanson, Inc., 1953, 1965-1978, 1993-1995
(2 folders)
Harold Ober Associates, 1951-1961, 1977, 1989-1993
(3 folders)
Library of Congress, 1973-1997
Piper, Alice M., 1975-1995, undated
(2 folders)
Raphaelson, Dorshka and Samson, 1976-1983, 1990-1992
(4 folders)
William Morris Agency, 1940
Chronological
1936-1953
(5 folders)
BOX 95 1958-1978, undated
(3 folders)
Family papers
Cain, Elina Sjöstedt Tyszecka and family, 1915, 1927-1937
(2 folders)
Cain, Florence Macbeth, 1948-1953
Financial and legal records
Bank statements, 1939-1946, 1977-1978
(2 folders)
Cain v. Universal Pictures, 1941-1943
Cancelled checks and check registers, 1944-1946, 1973-1975
(2 folders)
Contracts
1927-1945
(6 folders)
BOX 96 1946-1997, undated
(10 folders)
Copyright, 1930-1965, circa 1982, 1993
(3 folders)
BOX 97 Divorce
Cain, Aileen Pringle, 1946-1968
Cain, Elina Sjöstedt Tyszecka, 1943-1944
Cain, Mary Rebekah Clough (first wife), Mary Rebekah Clough, 1926-1927, 1934
Income tax file, 1949, 1976-1977
Insurance, 1966
Miscellaneous, 1944, 1953, 1976
Obscenity case about Cain's book, Serenade, 1948-1949
Royalty statements, 1947, 1962
Screen Writers' Guild, 1949-1952
Wills, 1948-1951
Miscellany
Address book, undated
Awards and honors, 1963, 1974-1977, 1984-1992
Biographical material, 1928, 1965, 1978, 2004, undated
Calling cards, undated
BOX 98 Captions for an exhibit about Cain, undated
Death of Cain, 1977-1980
(2 folders)
Kilroy, William P., research file, 1949-1949
Passports, 1930, 1937, 1953
Playing cards, hand-drawn, undated
Printed matter
Clippings about Cain, 1934, 1945-1965, 1975-1992
(5 folders)
Lorraine Cross, 1919
Miscellaneous, 1940, 1950-1970, 1977-1979, 1989-1991, undated
(3 folders)
Programs and playbills
1936, 1953
BOX 99 1979-1982, 1989
Stationery, undated
Writings by Cain
Autobiography, "The Cat, the Fiddle, the Moon"
Nonfiction, circa 1945, 1961-1966, 1974-1977
(2 folders)
Notes, 1963, undated
(2 folders)
Novels
Cloud Nine
(2 folders)
BOX 100 “The Cocktail Waitress”
The Enchanted Isle (“The Mink Coat”)
(3 folders)
“The Institute”
(1 folder)
BOX 101 “The Institute”
(1 folder)
Jealous Woman (“Nevada Moon”)
(2 folders)
Mignon
Past All Dishonor
(2 folders)
The Postman Always Rings Twice (“Bar-B-Q”)
BOX 102 Rainbow's End
(2 folders)
The Root of His Evil (“The Modern Cinderella”)
Plays
“The Guest in 701”
(2 folders)
“The Postman Always Rings Twice”
(2 folders)
Radio script, “Mildred Pierce”
BOX 103 Short fiction
“The Baby in the Ice Box”
The Baby in the Ice Box and Other Short Fiction (collection)
“Coal Black”
“Death on the Beach”
“The Guest Stars”
“Money and the Woman”
“Pay-Off Girl”
“Serpent of the Nile”
“Two O'Clock Blonde”
“Yegg Chick”
Unidentified
Writings by Cain and Roy Hoopes, novel, “A Slight Case of Blackmail” (based on Cain's play “The Guest in 701”)
Writings by Roy Hoopes, 1979-1986
(2 folders)

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