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Red Dust mss., 1963-2010

Summary Information

Repository
Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
Lilly Library
Indiana University
1200 E. Seventh St.
Bloomington, IN 47405-5500
Phone: 812-855-2452
Fax: 812-855-3143
Email: liblilly@indiana.edu

Creator
Red Dust (Firm)

Title
Red Dust mss., 1963-2010

Collection No.
LMC 2350

Extent
ca. 16,000 items

Language
Materials are in English.

Abstract
The Red Dust mss., 1963–2010, consists of the papers and business records of Red Dust Inc., including manuscript drafts and proofs, correspondence with authors and translators, and additional book production materials.

Access Restrictions

This collections is open for research.

Biographical Note

Created in 1961, Red Dust is dedicated "to publishing work thought to be unpublishable because of length, form or content," according to founder, publisher and author Joanna Gunderson. In 1963, Red Dust released its first books: Mathis at Colmar, by Linda Nochlin; and Sights, by Anna Holmes. Over the years Red Dust has published many notable works of international fiction and poetry, including those by French avant-garde writer Robert Pinget, French poet and essayist Francis Ponge, Peruvian poet Antonio Cisneros, and German poet Erich Fried. English translations for Red Dust have been rendered by Maureen Ahern, William Rowe, David Tipton, Bruce Benderson, Patrick Bowles, Lee Fahnestock, Stuart Hood, Ursule Molinaro, and Barbara Wright.

Arrangement

Organized into the following series: I. Writings; II. Reviews; III. Correspondence; IV. Financial Records; V. Photographs; VI. Miscellaneous.

Scope and Content Note

The collection is organized by the following series: I. Writings; II. Reviews; III. Correspondence; IV. Financial Records; V. Photographs; VI. Miscellaneous. Writings are divided into subseries of manuscripts and accompanying materials of, respectively, Joanna Gunderson, Robert Pinget, and Barbara Wright, as well as "Other Works" of additional authors and translators arranged in alphabetical order by last name.

Reviews and Correspondence are also arranged in alphabetical order by name of author or translator. Correspondents include John Calder, Marion Boyars, Isaac Gewirtz, Joanna Gunderson, Mark Insingel, Gunter Kunert, Claude Ollier, Harold Pinter, Sotiris Spatharis, and John Updike. Financial Records include orders, invoices, deposits and royalty statements. The Miscellaneous series includes advertisements, artwork, catalogs, and historical information pertaining to Red Dust Books.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information
Acquired: 2004, 2007, 2010
Usage Restrictions
Prior arrangements are not necessary before coming to the Library, however, patrons from out of town are encouraged to communicate with the Library in advance of their visits to ascertain availability of materials.

Photocopying permitted only with permission of the Curator of Manuscripts, Lilly Library.

Preferred Citation
Red Dust mss., Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana.

Series: Box 1 I. Writings

Subseries: Box 1 Joanna Gunderson

Bells, Night. Partial proof, undated

(2 folders)


The Field. Proof, 1998

The Field. Corrected cover proofs, correspondence, 1998

Four Rituals and a Geography (a.k.a. Spells from Memory). Annotated script, 1991

Night. Partial proof, undated

Night. Proof, 2005

Night. Proof, 2006

(2 folders)


Night. Proof, undated

Night. Corrected proof, 2005

(2 folders)


Night. Corrected proof, notes, 2005

Night. Corrected proof, 2007

Night. Corrected proof with book design notes, 2007

Night. Corrected proof, undated

(3 folders)


Night. Blurbs, correspondence, 2005

Night. Book design materials, 2005

(2 folders)


Night. Correspondence, book design materials, 2006

Night. Press materials, 1996

Night. Review, 1999

Night. Speech, notes, undated

Subseries: Box 2 Robert Pinget

Apocrypha, Abel and Bela, Architruc, reviews, playbills, December 1980–November 1987

Apocrypha, Abel and Bela, Architruc, reviews, playbills, December 1987–November 1994

Be Brave, corrected proof, May 16, 1994

Be Brave and Theo or the New Era, reviews, June 1995–Nov 1995

Between Fantoine and Agapa and That Voice, reviews, February 1983–February 1984

Between Fantoine and Agapa and That Voice, reviews, March 1984–Fall 1984

Between Fantoine and Agapa and That Voice, correspondence, February 1979–August 1984

Between Fantoine and Agapa, proof, 2001

The Enemy, reviews, December 1987–May 1992

The Enemy, reviews, June 1992–Fall 1995

The Enemy, proof, September 3, 1991

Fable, reviews and correspondence, September 1979–March 1981

The Libera Me Domine, book design materials, undated

The Libera Me Domine and Passacaglia, correspondence, January–February 1979

The Libera Me Domine and Passacaglia, reviews, February 1979–September 1979

The Libera Me Domine and Passacaglia, reviews, September 1979–December 1985

Monsieur Songe, reviews, March 1979–October 1989

Monsieur Songe (French ed.), reviews, January 1983–1991

Passacaglia, book design materials, 1979

Someone, correspondence, August 1982–November 1983

Someone, reviews, May 1983–July 1985

Someone, reviews, October 1983–September 1986

Box 3 Someone, translation by Armelle Maala, corrected proof, undated

That Voice, proof, 2001

Theo or The New Era, corrected proof, May 16, 1994

Traces of Ink, corrected proof, August 3, 1999

(2 folders)


Traces of Ink, corrected proof, October 15, 1999

Traces of Ink, corrected proof, December 31, 1999

Traces of Ink, corrected proof, book design materials, March 19, 2000

Traces of Ink, proof, April 13, 2000

Traces of Ink, corrected proof, inner pages, "C"–text, April 19, 2000

Traces of Ink, book design materials, "C"–cover, April 17, 2000

Traces of Ink, corrected proof, correspondence, 2000

Traces of Ink, book design materials, undated

Voices on the Air, radio play transcript, undated

Pinget publicity materials, 1982

Pinget correspondence, drawings, 1978–1994

Michele Prayer materials on Pinget, January 4, 1984

La Choulette (publication), essays on Pinget, 1991

Miscellaneous essays on Pinget, 1977

Bann, Stephen, L'Apocryphe ou la loi nouvelle, essay on Pinget, undated

Gunderson, Joanna, "On Publishing Pinget," undated

Subseries: Box 3 Barbara Wright

Abel and Bela, notes, undated

About Nothing, The Enemy, correspondence, manuscripts, 1987–1988

The Enemy, Theo, Be Brave, correspondence; copy of Comparative Criticism essay on Pinget, 1991–1993

Fable, correspondence; copy of Literary Review article on Barbara Wright, 1979–1980

Monsieur Songe, correspondence, corrected manuscript of first section, 1985–86

Monsieur Songe, correspondence, correction pages, clippings, 1987–1988

Traces of Ink, correspondence, corrected proofs, 1997–2000

"On Translating Nathalie Sarraute" , essay, undated

"Trials of Translating Pinget" , essay, review clipping on author Andrei Makine, 1997

Correspondence, 1969–1979

Correspondence, miscellaneous items, January–June, 1980

Correspondence, clippings, June–December, 1980

Correspondence, including letters to John Updike, January–June, 1981

Correspondence, miscellaneous items, July–December, 1981

Correspondence, including unsigned copy of publishing agreement between Wright and Red Dust, clippings, 1982

Correspondence, 1983–84

Correspondence, clippings, 1983–1985

Correspondence, ephemera, 1987–91

Correspondence, 1992–99

Correspondence, regarding Pinget’s death; obituary clippings, 1997–1998

Correspondence, 1999–2002

Subseries: Box 4 Other Works

Arranged alphabetically by last name of author or translator.


Ahern, Maureen, Rowe, William and Tipton, David (trans.) Antonio Cisneros. At Night the Cats. Correspondence, flyers, copies of book cover, 1985/1986

Ahern, Maureen, Rowe, William and Tipton, David (trans.) Antonio Cisneros. At Night the Cats. Reviews, 1985/1987

Ahern, Maureen, and Tipton, David (trans.) Peru: The New Poetry. Correspondence, 1977/1978

Ahern, Maureen, and Tipton, David (trans.) Peru: The New Poetry. Reviews, 1977/1978

Ahern, Maureen, and Tipton, David (trans.) Peru: The New Poetry. Reviews, 1979

Ahern, Maureen, and Tipton, David (trans.) Peru: The New Poetry. Errata, undated

Alexander, Meena. Night Scenes. Manuscript, correspondence, 1988/91

Alexander, Meena. The Storm: A Poem in Five Parts. Manuscript, correspondence, 1989/1993

Alexander, Meena. The Storm: A Poem in Five Parts. Corrected manuscript, undated

Alexander, Meena. The Storm: A Poem in Five Parts. Corrected master proof, 1988

Alland, Sonia. In Memoriam Cassiopee. Correspondence, copy of French edition of work, 1999

Amen, Babette (Sassoon). Correspondence, dust jacket, 1971/73

Archer, Nuala. Pan/amá. Correspondence, book design materials, 1991

Benderson, Bruce (trans.) Pierre Guyotat. Prostitution: An Excerpt. Proof, correspondence, 1995

Benderson, Bruce (trans.) Pierre Guyotat. Prostitution: An Excerpt. Proofs, 1995

Bokov, Nikolaj K. Biographical blurb, undated

Borkhuis, Charles. Hypnogogic Sonnets. Proof and correspondence; copy of story, "Dungeon," by Tom Gunderson with notes on Borkhuis, 1991

Borkhuis, Charles. Magnetic North: Approaching the Periphery, a Performance Poem and Manuscript, correspondence, 1993

Bowles, Christine. I've Got a Jigsaw I Can't Piece. Manuscript, correspondence, 1978

Bowles, Patrick (trans.) Daniel Castelain. Sentimental Talks: Two Novels. Molinaro, Ursule. (trans.) Claude Ollier. Law and Order. Sheridan Smith, A. M. (trans.) Philippe Sollers. The Park: A Novel. Correspondence, 1970/1975

Bowles, Patrick (trans.) Daniel Castelain. Sentimental Talks: Two Novels. Promotional bulletin, 1971

Bowles, Patrick. Correspondence, contract, 1969/71

Breckenridge, Donald. Rockaway Wherein. Corrected proof, correspondence, June 1998

Breckenridge, Donald. Rockaway Wherein. Proof, July 1998

Bronsard, Marie. In Memoriam Cassiopee. Manuscript, undated

Bronsard, Marie. In Memoriam Cassiopee. Corrected proof, July/August, 1999

Bronsard, Marie. In Memoriam Cassiopee. Corrected proof, October, 1999

Bronsard, Marie. In Memoriam Cassiopee. Corrected proof, December, 1999

Bronsard, Marie. In Memoriam Cassiopee. Inner pages, "A" text, October, 1999

Bronsard, Marie. In Memoriam Cassiopee. Book design materials, 1979

Bronsard, Marie. In Memoriam Cassiopee. Notes, undated

Bronsard, Marie. katia Japonskaia. Correspondence; proof, pp. 1/100, 2001

Bronsard, Marie. katia Japonskaia. Correspondence; proof, pp. 101/182, 2001

Bornsard, Marie. Correspondence, 2000

Brossard, Olivier. Correspondence, 2000

Castelian, Daniel. Correspondence, 1969/71

Cherches, Peter. The Other City, correspondence, manuscript, miscellaneous materials, 1986/1987

Chinn, Yuen Yuey. Correspondence (unpublished), notes, undated

Cisneros, Antonio. Correspondence, 1984

De Feo, Ron. Wedding Preparations in the City. Manuscript, correspondence, undated

Donahue, Joseph. Monitions of the Approach. Manuscripts, photocopies of other poems, curriculum vitae, 1989

Donahue, Joseph. Monitions of the Approach. Proof, correspondence, 1990

Donahue, Joseph. Monitions of the Approach. Manuscript, correspondence, book design, notes, undated

Fahnestock, Lee (trans). The Nature of Things. Francis Ponge. Corrected proof, correspondence, 1995

Fahnestock, Lee (trans). The Nature of Things. Francis Ponge. Corrected proof, 2000

Fahnestock, Lee (trans). The Nature of Things. Francis Ponge. Correspondence, 2000

Fahnestock, Lee (trans). The Nature of Things. Francis Ponge. Notes, publishing quotes, miscellaneous materials, 2000/2001

Fahnestock, Lee. Translations of various works by Francis Ponge. Proofs, correspondence, 1985/1986

Box 5 Fallon, Tom. Pregnant Man, I. Corrected proof, undated

Friedland, Susan. Family Fragments. Corrected manuscript, galley proof. The Watermark. Correspondence, 1986/1989

Friedland, Susan. "Letters from the Lake," "Morning Stories," and two untitled stories. Manuscripts, correspondence, 1988/1991

Guyotat, Pierre. Prostitution: An Excerpt. Blurb page, correspondence, clippings, 1974/1993

Hocquard, Emmanuel. A City or a Small Island. Manuscript. Album d'images de la Villa Harris, photocopied published story, 1979/1985

Hocquard, Emmanuel. A Day in the Strait. Corrected manuscript (in French), correspondence, 1982/1983

Hocquard, Emmanuel. A Day in the Strait. Reviews, 1985/1987

Hocquard, Emmanuel. Correspondence, notes, 1985

Hood, Stuart (trans.) Erich Fried. 100 Poems without a Country. Stein, Agnes. (trans.) Four German Poets: Günter Eich, Hilde Domin, Erich Fried, Günter Kunert. Correspondence, 1979/1982

Hood, Stuart (trans.) Erich Fried. 100 Poems without a Country. Stein, Agnes. (trans.) Four German Poets: Günter Eich, Hilde Domin, Erich Fried, Günter Kunert. Reviews, 1980/1982

Kalokyris, Konstantin. "The Byzantine Wall Paintings of Crete." Correspondence, 1969/1976

Kalokyris, Konstantin. "The Byzantine Wall Paintings of Crete." Reviews, 1974/1977

Khosla, Maya. Heart of the Tearing. Correspondence, 1995/1996

Khosla, Maya. Heart of the Tearing. Manuscript, correspondence, biodata, 1993/1994

Kolm, Ron. The Plastic Factory. Corrected manuscript, galley proof of chapter 2, 1988/1989

Laabi, Abdellatif. Biographical information, program, 2000

Mobilio, Albert. Bendable Siege. Proofs, book design materials, 1990

Mobilio, Albert. Bendable Siege. Corrected proofs, notes, 1991

Mobilio, Albert. Bendable Siege. Galley proofs, undated

Mobilio, Albert. Bendable Siege. Reviews, 1992

Mobilio, Albert. Newsclippings, 1991/1992

Molinaro, Ursule. Needlepoint. Manuscript, correspondence, 1986

Molinaro, Ursule (trans.) Claude Ollier. Law and Order. Reviews, 1971/1972

Nochlin, Linda. Mathis at Colmar: a Visual Confrontation. Manuscripts (2), undated

Nochlin, Linda. Correspondence, 1962/1965

Nochlin, Linda. Rates, bills, 1962

O'Brian, Geoffrey. A Book of Maps. Page proofs, galley proofs, 1987

Sieburth, Richard. Ideograms: Pound/Michaux. Manuscript, notes, copies of contracts, 1985

Sollers, Philippe. Vision a New York. Galley proof, correspondence, 1980/1981

Sollers, Philippe. Excerpts, correspondence, 1968/82

Stein, Agnes. Color Composition. Reviews, 1986/1987

Stein, Agnes. (trans.) Günter Kunert. Windy Times. Agnes Stein (Trans) Other works, Correspondence, 1978/1985

Stein, Agnes (trans.) Günter Kunert. Windy Times. Reviews, 1983/1985

Stein, Agnes. Correspondence, 1985

Stern, Bert. Silk and The Ragpicker's Grandson. Corrected manuscript, correspondence, 1998

Stern, Bert. Silk and The Ragpicker's Grandson. Manuscript (2nd ed.), correspondence, 1998

Stern, Bert. Silk and The Ragpicker's Grandson. Proof, 1998

(2 folders)


Stern, Bert. Silk and The Ragpicker's Grandson. Corrected proof, 1998

Stern, Bert. Silk and The Ragpicker's Grandson. Cover design, July 1998

Taktsis, Costas. The Third Wedding. Correspondence, 1970/72

Taktsis, Costas. The Third Wedding. Correspondence, newspaper clippings, 1970/1972

Terry, Patricia. Weight of the Shadows. Manuscripts, correspondence, 2001

Terry, Patricia. Weight of the Shadows. Corrected proof, 2001

Box 6 Terry, Patricia. Weight of the Shadows. Corrected manuscript, correspondence, contract, 2000/2001

Terry, Patricia. Weight of the Shadows. Corrected manuscript, correspondence, undated

Terry, Patricia. Weight of the Shadows. Correspondence, 1999/2000

Terry, Patricia. Weight of the Shadows. Correspondence, book design materials, 2001

Terry, Patricia. Weight of the Shadows. Book design materials, undated

Terry, Patricia. Weight of the Shadows. Formal samples, back page and biography, undated

Terry, Patricia. Toward Antarctica. Manuscript, undated

(2 folders)


Thilleman, Tod. Sonic Model. Corrected manuscript, 1998

Thilleman, Tod. Sonic Model. Corrected proof, 1999

(3 folders)


Thilleman, Tod. Sonic Model. Proofs, inner pates, "B" text, 2000

Thilleman, Tod. Sonic Model. "B" cover, book design materials, 2000

Thilleman, Tod. Sonic Model. Corrected proof, notes, undated

Thilleman, Tod. Strophaics. Manuscript, corrected proofs, correspondence, 1997

Tipton, David. Family Chronicle. Corrected manuscript, undated

Tipton, David. Peru: The New Poetry. Correspondence, 1970/1983

Tipton, David. Correspondence, 1984/86

Ulin, David L. Cape Cod Blues. Corrected manuscript, notes, 1990

Ulin, David L. Cape Cod Blues. Proof, correspondence, 1991

Ulin, David L. Instant Classics magazine, correspondence, 1992

Whalen, Tom. Light on Glass. (a.k.a., Winter Coat.) Manuscript, correspondence, 1997

Whalen, Tom. Winter Coat. Corrected proof, 1998

Whalen, Tom. Winter Coat. Proof, 1998

(3 folders)


Whalen, Tom. Winter Coat. Book design materials, 1998

Whalen, Tom. Winter Coat. Review ( Red Rock Review), 1999

Whalen, Tom. Elongated Figures. Manuscript, proof, correspondence, 1989/1991

Whalen, Tom. Elongated Figures. Correspondence, 1990

Whalen, Tom. Elongated Figures. Reviews, 1992

Whalen, Tom. "The Spectral University." Lecture, manuscript, undated

Whalen, Tom. Correspondence, 1991

Box 19 (Oversize) Khosla, Maya. Heart of the Tearing. Proof, 1995

Ponge, Francis. The Nature of Things. Corrected proof, 1995

Subseries: Box 16 Unpublished (by Red Dust) or Unidentified Manuscripts

Benderson, Bruce. The Romanian: An Erotic Memoir. Draft, 2003

(3 folders)


Jeppesen, Travis. Grewsome, Devoided. Draft, correspondence, review ( Prague Literary Review), 2005–2006

Jeppesen, Travis. Untitled manuscript [German]. Draft, correspondence, 2008

Jespersen (Olshan), Ruth. High Dudgeon. Corrected proof, 1965

Jespersen (Olshan), Ruth. High Dudgeon. Contracts, correspondence, 1964–1965

Kasper, Michael. Iconoclasm in Pontus. Unpublished manuscript with correspondence, 1998

Pinget, Robert. Trio. Proof, 2006

Pinget, Robert. Trio. Correspondence, 2001–2002

Pinget, Robert. Trio. Correspondence, contract agreement, 2001–2002

Unidentified author. [Khosla, Maya?] Notes on Selected Poems. Proof, 1995

Unidentified author. Onset: Lake at Dawn. Galleys, undated

Unidentified author. Unidentified manuscript, undated

Series: Box 16 II. Reviews

Arranged alphabetically by subject of review.


Alexander (Meena), 1988–1993

Buchanan, Fleming, Kostos, 1967–1996

Castelain, Insingel, Ollier, 1971–1974

de Viri, 1966–1967

Euteniou, Taktsis, 1971–1977

Hocquard, 1985–1986

Holmes, 1964

Insingel, 1972–1978

Kalokyris, 1974–1977

Kolm, O'Brien, Alexander, Benderson, Friedland, 1988–1990

Mobilio, Ollier, Sollers, 1970–1992

Pinget, 1979–1990

Ponge, 1996

Box 7 Sollers/Pinget, 1970–1987

Spatharis, 1976–1977

Whalen, 1999

French, Latin American authors, 1978–1983

New writings, 1972–1973

"Ghetto Literature" materials, 1969

Miscellaneous reviews, 1963

Miscellaneous reviews, 1964–1999

Miscellaneous reviews, 1971–1981

Miscellaneous reviews, 1986–1993

Miscellaneous reviews, undated

Future publications, 1979–1984

(2 folders)


Correspondence, 1967

Correspondence, reviewer information, 1967

Correspondence, 1978–1979

Correspondence and other materials, 1990–1993

Reviewer information, 1971–1978

Reviewer information, 1980–1999

Review list, short works, 1989

Review lists, 1991

Review lists, correspondence, new books, 1992–1993

Review lists, 1995

Review lists, 1998–1999

International Fiction Review: Correspondence, subscriber labels, 1974–1983

The Paris Review: Miscellaneous materials, 2002

The Review of Contemporary Fiction, correspondence, 1981–1986

Small Press Review, miscellaneous materials, 1995–1999

Addresses for review publications, undated

Series: Box 8 III. Correspondence

Calder, John and Boyars, Marion, 1968–1980

Gewirtz, Isaac, 1981–2001

Gunderson, Joanna, 1980–1997

Insingel, Mark, 1977–1988

(2 folders)


Kunert, Gunter, 1980

Madison, Rayne, 2000

Marquardt, Frank, undated

McGonigle, Tom, undated

Ollier, Claude, 1970–1971

Otten, Anna, 1972

Pinter, Harold, 1968

Ross, Alan, 1966–1970

Roudiez, Leon, 1978–1981

Spatharis, Sotiris, 1948–1976

Updike, John, 2001

Willetts, F. W., 1973–1976

Woods, Bruce, 1971–1977

Alliance of Literary Organizations (ALO), 1981

American Translators Association (ATA), 1984

American Literary Translators Association (ALTA), 1988

Le Bureau de Livre Francais, 1992–1993

Foundation for the Promotion of Dutch Literature, 1969–1975

National Translation Center, 1967–1969

Libraries, 1996–2000

Small press, 1998–2004

Amazon.com, 2002

Barnes and Noble, 1999–2001

Inquiries about publications, 1966–1975

Inquiries about publications, 1980–1986

Inquiries about publications, 1986–1989

Inquiries about publications, 2003

Mailing lists, 1964–198(?)

Mailing lists, 1984–1987

Mailing lists, undated

(2 folders)


Form letters, 1971

General, 1960s

General, 1970s

General, 1980s

General, 1990s

General, 2000–2005

General, 2006–2008

General, undated

Series: Box 9 IV. Financial Records

Advance book information, R. R. Bowker, undated

Check payments, 2003

Contracts, 1993

Deposits, 2001

Discount schedule, undated

Distributors, 1974–1981

Distributors, 1976–1978

Expenses, Florence Gould Foundation, 1977–2000

Grant materials, Jerome Foundation, 1991–1992

Inventory lists, 2004

Invoices, 2002

Invoices, 2003

Orders, 2001

Orders, 2002

Orders, 2003

Orders, 2004

Orders, Alvin J. Bart Lithographers, 2000

Orders, Eagle–Concordia, 1985–1993

Orders, errors, 1998–2000

Publishing "packet" (for Robert Pinget's The Enemy), 1991

Quarterly statements, invoices, 2002–2004

Sales questionnaire, Pushcart Press, 1985

Tax return forms, 2001

Terms of agreement, Station Hill, 1985

Book returns, 1998–2002

Catalog information, 2001

(2 folders)


Correspondence, Amazon, 1997–1999

Correspondence, Amazon, 2000–2001

Correspondence, book typos, 2001

Deposits, Amazon, 2001

Deposits, Amazon, 2002

Dues, Amazon, 2000

Orders, Amazon, 1999–2000

Orders, Amazon, 2000

Orders, Amazon, 2001

Orders, Amazon, 2002

Orders, Amazon, 2003

Orders, Amazon, 2004

Payments, Amazon, 1999

Payments, Amazon, 2004

Box 10 Blank Royalty Statements, undated

Royalty Statements, 1972–1981

Royalty Statements, 1980–1987

Royalties, 1983

Royalties, 1984

Royalties, 1985

Royalties, 1986

Royalties, January–June, 1987

Royalties, 1987

Royalties, 1988

Royalties, 1989

Royalties, 1990

Royalties, 1991

Royalties, 1992

Royalties, 1993

Royalties, 1994

Royalties, 1995

Royalties, 1996

Royalties, 1997

Finances, 1998

Illinois Literary Publications Association Statements, 1989

Illinois Literary Publications Association Statements, 1989–1990

Illinois Literary Publications Association Statements, 1991–1993

Small Press Distribution Inc., 1982–1998

(2 folders)


Correspondence, Small Press Distribution Inc., 1985–1988

Invoices, unpaid, 1982–1993

Return requests, 1994

Box 11 Correspondence, free copies (books), 1996–1997

Deposits, 1998, January–June

Deposits, 1998, July–December

Deposits, 1999, January–June

Deposits, 1999, July–December

Deposits, 2000, January–June

Deposits, 2000, July–December

Orders filled, 1996, January–June

Orders filled, 1996, July–December

Orders filled, 1997, January–June

Orders filled, 1997, July–December

Orders filled, 1998, January–June

Orders filled, 1998, July–December

Orders filled, 1999, January–June

Orders filled, 1999, July–December

Orders, problems, 1996

Printers, Braun–Brumfield, Inc., correspondence, orders, bills, invoices, 1987–90

Printers, Braun–Brumfield, Inc., correspondence, orders, bills, invoices, 1991–97

Printers, Celecom Corp., correspondence, orders, bills, invoices, 1990–1999

Printers, The Country Press/Net Pub, invoices, 2001–2002

Printers, Quinn–Woodbine, Inc., correspondence, orders, bills, invoices, 1981–2001

Printers, SoHo Studios (a.k.a., G&H SoHo, Inc.), correspondence, orders, bills, invoices, 1979–95

Printers, Universal Lithographers (a.k.a., L. H. Jenkins, Inc.), correspondence, orders, bills, invoices, 1970–73

Printers, Universal Lithographers, correspondence, orders, bills, invoices, 1974–83

Printers, William Allen Co., invoices, 2002

Printers, Willmann Paper Co., Inc., paper samples, undated

Returns, 1998

Sales tax, 1995–1997

Tax returns, 1987

Tax returns, 1989

Tax returns, 1991

Tax returns, 1992

Tax returns, 1994

Tax returns, 1995

Tax returns, 1996

Tax returns, 1997

Tax returns, 1998

Tax returns, 1999

Box 12 Bills, 1984

Inventory, 1983–84

Inventory, 1986

Inventory, 1987

Invoices, 1980

Invoices, 1981

Invoices, 1982

Invoices, 1983

Invoices, 1984

Invoices, 1985

Invoices, 1986

Invoices, 1987

Orders filled, 1987, January–June

Orders filled, 1987, July–December

Orders filled, 1988, January–June

Orders filled, 1988, July–December

Orders filled, 1989, January–June

Orders filled, 1989, July–December

Prepaid expenses, 1980–82

Prepaid expenses, 1984

Prepaid expenses, 1985

Prepaid expenses, 1986

Prepaid expenses, 1987

Royalties, 1984

Royalties, 1986

Royalties, 1985

Sales, 1984

Sales, 1985

Sales tax return, 1982–83

Tax returns, inventory, 1980

Tax returns, 1981

Tax returns, 1982

Tax returns, 1983

Tax returns, 1984

Tax returns, inventory, 1985

Box 13 Advance orders, 1970–1979

Bad debts, 1970–1974

Bankruptcy claims, Richard Abel and Co., 1975

Bankruptcy claims, Makely’s, 1975

The Book Organization, miscellaneous, 1974–1976

Check record, 1972, November–1974, December

Complimentary copies records, new books, 1994

Corporate records, 1975

Correspondence, credit, 1970–1975

Correspondence, wholesalers, 1964–1973

Damaged books and donations, 1971

Deposits, 1993

Desk copies, 1965–1975

Free copies and inquiries, 1995

Individual orders, 1983–1984

Orders filled, 1990, January–June

Orders filled, 1990, July–December

Orders filled, 1991

Orders filled, 1992

Orders filled, 1993

Orders filled, 1994

Orders filled, 1995

Orders filled, 2000, January–June

Orders filled, 2000, July–December

Orders for International Directory, 1976

Paid invoices, 1977

(2 folders)


Paid invoices, 1978

Payment problems, 1974–1975

Payments due, Carol Cox Book Co., 1975

Payments, various vendors, 1974–1976

Sales book, A–E, various dates

Sales book, F–N, various dates

Sales book, O–Z, various dates

Standing orders, 1970–1980

Statements, 1975–1978

Box 14 Annual Federal Unemployment Tax Return, 1972–1975

Book returns, 1978

Budget (proposed), 1978

City of New York withholding tax, 1969–1976

Corporation taxes, 1973

Corporation taxes, 1974

Corporation taxes, 1975

Corporation taxes, 1976

Corporation taxes, 1977

Corporation taxes, 1980

Invoices, paid, 1978

Invoices, paid, January–June,1982

Invoices, paid, July–December, 1982

Invoices, paid, 1987

New York State Corporation Franchise Tax Report, 1972

New York State taxes, 1968–1977

Occupancy tax records, 1965–1978

Orders filled, 1977, January–June

Orders filled, 1977, July–December

Orders filled, 1978, January–June

Orders filled, 1978, July–December

(3 folders)


Orders filled, 1982, January–June

Orders filled, 1982, July–December

Sales tax information and forms, 1968–1979

U.S. economic census report, 1972

U.S. small business corporation tax returns, 1972

Box 15 Book returns, 1984

Correspondence, Bookspace, 1980

Correspondence, income tax, 1968

Income tax returns, 1971

Income tax returns, 1973

Income tax returns, 1974

Orders filled, 1979 January–June

(3 folders)


Orders filled, 1979, July–December

(3 folders)


Orders filled, 1980, January–June

(2 folders)


Orders filled, 1980, July–December

(2 folders)


Orders filled, 1981, January–June

(3 folders)


Orders filled, 1981, July–December

(2 folders)


Sales, 1980

Box 16 Correspondence, 2002–2008

Deposits, 2005–2007

Deposits, 2007

Inventory sheets, 2007

Orders filled, 2005

Orders filled, 2006

(2 folders)


Orders filled, 2007

(2 folders)


Orders filled, 2008

Payment summaries, 2007

Payment summaries, 2008

Permissions agreement, Hugging the Shore, by John Updike, 2002

Purchase orders, 2005

Receipts, PayPal, 2008

Statements, 2001–2004

Miscellaneous, 2003–2006

Miscellaneous, 2007–2008

Box 17 Grant materials, NEA, 1976

Merchant Processing Application and Agreement, 2007

Unemployment insurance materials, 1972–1979

(2 folders)


Series: Box 17 V. Photographs

Martin Younger, undated

Yuen–Yuey Chinn, undated

Sonic Model, undated

Weight of Shadows, undated

Various, undated

Unidentified, undated

Series: Box 17 VI. Miscellaneous

Advertisements, undated

Advertisements, original markups, undated

Articles, 1995

Artwork, undated

Book Fair materials, 1977–2005

Book Fair materials, 2006–2010

Catalogs, 1989–2000

Catalogs, 1991–1995

Catalogs, 2002–2007

Ephemera, undated

(3 folders)


Exhibit materials, 1981–1999

Historical information, 1963–1984

Job inquiries, 1985

Lecture notes, "Charrue de Robert Pinget," 1995

Letterhead (early), undated

Periodicals, 1980–2002

Press clippings, undated

Published manuscript fragments, undated

Speeches (Joanna Gunderson), undated

Box 18 Computer disk, Bells, Night (2)

Computer disk, In Memoriam Cassiopee

Computer disk, Taches d'encre

Computer disk, Sonic Model

Computer disk, Silk/The Ragpicker's Grandson

Computer disk, Weight of the Shadows (2)

Computer disk, Rayne Madison

Computer disk, Unidentified (3)

Box 20 Periodicals, reviews of Insingel and Pinget, 1973–1991