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Literary File, 1885-1976 (continued)
Drama, 1932-1976 (continued)
BOX 72 "Greatest Show on Earth," synopsis, circa 1948 See also Containers 110-112, Signal Thirty-Two
Gun Crazy See also Container 88, same heading
Correspondence, background material, clippings, and miscellaneous script changes, 1934, 1947-1950
Early drafts, undated
First draft
(2 folders)
Later drafts
(3 folders)
BOX 73 King Brothers Productions
First draft, 1947, Mar. 24
Revised draft, 1947, June 2
Revised draft, 1948, June 25
Happy Land, script changes and miscellany, 1943, undated
"Hoofs in the Night," summary, undated See also same container and Container 74, "Marse Jack"
"I Love a Lassie," synopses and background material, undated
"Last of the Bad Men," 1947 See also Container 76, "Trigger Man"
"Marse Jack" See also same container, "Hoofs in the Night"
Background material, 1934
Early draft, fragment, undated
BOX 74 Later drafts, circa 1938
"Mr. Bullfinch," synopses and notes, circa 1940
"Mountain Melody," screen treatment, 1934 See also Container 91, "Mountain Music"
"Packet of Death," circa 1948
"Sea Robin"
Budget, undated
First draft, 1958
(2 folders)
Second draft, undated
(2 folders)
BOX 75 Third draft, undated
(2 folders)
Synopsis, draft, undated
Sheldon, Marcia, story synopsis, incomplete draft, undated
"Shine On, Harvest Moon," synopsis, notes, and background material, 1940, undated
"Take It and Like It," synopsis, undated
"That Greek Dog" See also Container 94, same heading
Screenplay, 1963
First draft
(2 folders)
Second draft
(2 folders)
BOX 76 Script changes, miscellaneous
"Trigger Man," undated See also Container 73, "Last of the Bad Men", and Container 76, "Wicked Water"
"Tropical Tonic," synopsis, undated
"Wicked Water," screenplay See also Container 76, "Trigger Man", and Container 129, same heading
Early draft, undated
Later draft, 1949
Untitled projects
Mills, Haley, preliminary and final notes on proposed script, 1962
Notes, 1952
"Elfman" See also Container 86, same heading
Playscript, drafts, undated
Revisions, notes, and background material, 1972, undated
"Lady Honey"
Correspondence and miscellany, 1944-1946
First draft, 1944
(2 folders)
BOX 77 Second draft, undated
Third draft, 1976, undated
"Long Remember," playscript
Early draft, undated
Later draft, undated
"Obituary from the Rear," undated See also Container 92, same heading
"Tenting Tonight," undated
"Wake Up Jacob," playscript See also Container 129, same heading
First draft, 1941
(2 folders)
BOX 78 Later drafts, undated
(2 folders)
BOX 78-79 Miscellany, 1885-1975
Fragments, notes, research material, and reviews.
Arranged alphabetically by type of material and chronologically thereunder.
BOX 78 Fragments and notes, undated
Research material
Civil War, 1885, 1910, undated
(2 folders)
Middle West, 1885, 1928, 1969-1975, undated
Miscellany, 1957, undated
World War I, 1914-1926, undated
(3 folders)
BOX 79 Reviews, notices, and advertisements, 1936-1972
(4 folders)
BOX 79-80 Poetry and songs, 1912-1967
Drafts of poems and songs with galleys and tear sheets.
Arranged alphabetically by title.
BOX 79 "Black Ballad," undated
"The Conning Tower," poems in the New York Herald Tribune and New York Post, 1935-1940
Empire State Building lights, bronze tablet, 1956
"A Line O' Type or Two," poems in the Chicago Daily Tribune, 1925-1928 See also Containers 155-156, Journalism
"Lovely Louise: A Book of Verse," undated
BOX 80 Miscellaneous, "A-Z," 1912-1967
(7 folders)
Turkey in the Straw; A Book of American Ballads and Primitive Verse, book jacket, undated
Untitled poems, 1921-1925, 1938-1941
BOX 81-158 Prose, circa 1906-1976
Drafts of writings, tear sheets, offprints, dictation and interview transcripts, correspondence, research notes and background material, publicity and promotional records, clippings, book jackets, photographs, maps, and illustrations.
Files for fiction and nonfiction are organized by type of writing and thereunder alphabetically by title or type of material.
BOX 81 Fiction
Anthologies and story collections
Book jackets, undated
Correspondence, 1938-1946, 1966-1973
Story Collections
"'Dakotahs Coming!' and Other Tales of the Frontier and the American West," undated
(2 folders)
I'ts about Crime, 1960
(2 folders)
"'Rogues' Gallery' and Other Tales of Crime and Suspense," undated
(2 folders)
BOX 82 Story Teller
Front matter, jacket text, and miscellany, undated
Prefatory sketches, undated
(3 folders)
Stories, undated
Lists, undated
Reviews and notices, 1967, undated
"`Then Came the Legions' and Other Tales of the American Civil War," undated
(2 folders)
BOX 83 Warwhoop: Two Short Novels of the Frontier, book jacket, reviews, and notices, 1952
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