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Ned Edward Hoopes papers, 1959-1984

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0610
Bib ID 4078416 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Hoopes, Ned
Title Ned Edward Hoopes papers, 1959-1984
Physical Description 4 boxes (4 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 2-4. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged by title or subject.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, manuscripts, notes, photographs, clippings, and other printed materials. Included are the unpublished manuscripts of his biographies of Charles Laughton and of Viola Heise Bodenschatz, 1883-1967, a suspected Nazi sympathizer, and notes for his biography of Frederick Rolfe, Baron Corvo. There is cataloged correspondence from Philip Cortelyou Johnson and Sir Angus Wilson.

Using the Collection

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Restrictions on Access

The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 2-4. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Ned Edward Hoopes papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers Processed HR 10/--/84.

Revision Description

2020-04-16 EAD document created by CCR.

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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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Bodenschatz, Viola Heise, 1899-1967 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Children's literature Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Johnson, Philip, 1906-2005 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Laughton, Charles, 1899-1962 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rolfe, Frederick, 1860-1913 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Television in education Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wilson, Angus Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Author, editor and teacher who wrote books and articles on educational television, childrens literature and biographies and who edited several anthologies.

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Series I: Cataloged Correspondence



Box 1 Johnson, Philip C.


Box 1 Wilson, Sir Angus

Series II: Uncataloged Papers


Box 1 American Peoples Encyclopedia Articles

[Dead Sea Scrolls]; "Languages"; "Oberammergau"; "Teacher-training". Manuscripts and printed copies.


Box 1 Articles--Miscellaneous

Manuscripts and printed copies.


Box 1 Baron Corvo

Correspondence, notes, photocopies and clippings for Hoopes' biography of Frederick Rolfe, Baron Corvo, a rewritten version of his dissertation The unlikely Baron—a study of the life and fiction of Frederick Rolfe.


Box 1 Book Reviews of Hoopes' Books


Box 1 Britannica Junior Articles

"James Gordon Bennett (1795-1872)"; "William Harrison Faulkner (1897-1962)"; "Ernest Hemmingway (1899-1961)"; "O. Henry"; "Krupp family"; "Jack London (1876-1916)"; "Charles Pierre Baudelaire (1821-1867)." Correspondence, manuscripts, and proofs.


Box 1 Jingle-Britches

Manuscripts for children's book.



Box 2 Larry's Treasure Hunt

Correspondence, notes, and manuscript for children's book.


Box 2 Marty: A Book for Young Children

Manuscript.


Box 2 Media Articles by Hoopes

Manuscripts and printed copies.


Box 2 Media Clippings


Box 2 A Public Success — A Private Failure; the Unauthorized Biography of Charles Laughton

Manuscript and notes.


Box 2 The Reading Room

CBS-TV; Hoopes' television show. Clippings and photographs.


Box 2 Team Teaching

Printed articles and photographs.



Box 3 The Ugly Duckling and Other Tales by Hans Christian Andersen

Collected and edited by Ned E. Hoopes. Manuscripts, etc.


Box 3 Viola Bodenschatz: American and Germany

A suspected German agent. Manuscripts, correspondence, notes, and printed materials.


Box 3 Miscellaneous Clippings, etc. about Hoopes



Box 4 Awards


Box 4 Photographs


Box 4 Books

2 books by Hoopes.


Box 4 Books

9 books by and about F.W. Rolfe (Baron Corvo).