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Paul Gallico papers, 1922-1969

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0468
Bib ID 4079714 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Gallico, Paul, 1897-1976
Title Paul Gallico papers, 1922-1969
Physical Description 38 linear feet (90 boxes 1 oversize folder)
Language(s) English .
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

Material arranged into two series.

Description

Summary

These papers document the range of his literary career, beginning with his sports columns written for the DAILY NEWS in 1922 and continuing through THE POSEIDON ADVENTURE published in 1969. Included are drafts, typescripts, and proofs for all of his major writings, among them THE SNOW GOOSE, THOMASINA, MRS. 'ARRIS GOES TO PARIS, THE HURRICANE STORY, SCRUFFY, and THE SILENT MIAOW, as well as those for his hundreds of articles, essays, and stories, which have appeared in THE SATURDAY EVENING POST, COSMOPOLITAN, ESQUIRE, and other national magazines. In addition, his files contain his research notes, background material, photographs, and correspondence for each of his works

Using the Collection

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Restrictions on Access

This collection is located off-site. 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); Paul Gallico papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Paul W. Gallico, 1969.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Processed BRC 07/--/84.

Revision Description

2013-01-28 xml document instance created by Carrie Hintz

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

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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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Articles Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Essays Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Manuscripts (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Proofs (printed matter) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
American literature -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Authors, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Journalists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Novelists, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sports journalism -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

American novelist & non-fiction writer, died in 1976.

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Series I: Subject Files



Box 1 A



Box 2 B-Bi



Box 3 Bl-Cat



Box 4 The Boy Who Invented the Bubble Gum


Box 4 Screenplay material



Box 5 Final ms., complete typewritten draft, pieced together mss.



Box 6 British edition, first draft, notes and discards



Box 7 Cavalier Columns



Box 8 Ch-CI



Box 9 Co-Coronation



Box 10 Coronation-Cr



Box 11 Da



Box 12 Daily News Sports Columns



Box 13 Daily News Sports Columns



Box 14 Daily News Sports Columns



Box 15 The Day Christ Died



Box 16 The Day Jean Pierre .. .



Box 17 De-Ea



Box 18 EI-Fa



Box 19 Fe-Fu



Box 20 "Further Confessions"



Box 20A G



Box 21 The Golden People , (6 folders)



Box 22 The Golden People , (3 folders)%



Box 23 H



Box 24 The Hand of Mary Constable , (9 folders)



Box 25 The Hand of Mary Constable , (6 folders)



Box 26 Hiram Holliday



Box 27 Hiram Holliday



Box 28 Hiram Holliday



Box 29 Honourable Cat

(See also oversize)


Box 29 The House That Wouldn't Go Away



Box 30 F



Box 31 J-L



Box 32 Jennie, (3 folders)



Box 33 Jennie (files 3 folders)


Box 33 Correspondence, Documents



Box 34 The Lonely


Box 34 General, (4 folders)


Box 34 Proofs



Box 35 Love, Let Me Not Hunger



Box 36 Love, Let Me Not Hunger



Box 37 Love, Let Me Not Hunger



Box 38 Love, Let Me Not Hunger



Box 39 MacNaught



Box 40 MacNaught-Mir



Box 41 Mis-My



Box 42 The Man Who Was Magic , (3 folders)



Box 43 The Man Who Was Magic ( 6 folders)



Box 44 Manxmouse



Box 45 Matilda


Box 45 Drafts 1 and 2



Box 46 Notes and Research, Bibliography, Discards, Publicity and


Box 46 Blurbs, Corrections



Box 47 Master Copy and Proofs



Box 48 Mrs. 'Arris Goes to New York



Box 49 Mrs. 'Arris Goes to Paris, Mrs. 'Arris Goes to


Box 49 Parliament



Box 50 Mrs. Harris, MP.


Box 50 Monsignor of the Street Boys



Box 51 Monsignor of the Street Boys , (6 folders)



Box 52 N-O



Box 53 Never Take No For an Answer



Box 54 Olympics Article



Box 55 Olympics Article



Box 56 Pa



Box 57 Pe-Q



Box 58 The Poseidon Adventure



Box 59 The Poseidon Adventure



Box 60 The Poseidon Adventure



Box 61 R-Red



Box 62 The Revealing Eye



Box 63 Rei-Ru



Box 64 Sa-Si



Box 65 Scruffy , (5 folders)



Box 66 Scruffy , (2 folders)



Box 67 Scruffy , (3 folders)



Box 68 The Silent Miaow



Box 69 The Silent Miaow



Box 70 Si-Story



Box 71 The Steadfast Man



Box 72 Story-Sw



Box 73 T-This



Box 74 Thr-Tw



Box 75 This is Israel



Box 76 This Man's World



Box 77 Thomasina, (6 folders)



Box 78 Thomasina, (2 folders)



Box 79 Too Many Ghosts



Box 80 Too Many Ghosts



Box 81 Too Many Ghosts



Box 82 U-V



Box 83 Wa-Whe



Box 84 Where is My Country?



Box 85 Who-Z



Box 86 Zoo Gang (Riviera Quartet)


Box 86 Proofs and Drafts



Box 87 Notes and Drafts



Box 88 Final Draft

Series II: Correspondence and Personal Items



Box 89 Miscellaneous Personal Items: Letters, Clippings, 'Odds and Ends,' Photos.



Box 90 Fan Letters re: article in Reader's Digest 1956 "You Don't Know How Lucky You Are to be Married.", 1956



Box 91 Miscellaneous