Guide to the Lee and Robert Wyndham Papers
1927-1979

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Wyndham, LeeWyndham, Robert, 1906-
Title: Lee and Robert Wyndham papers
Dates: 1927-1979 ( inclusive )
Quantity: 18.0 linear feet (14 containers)
Collection Number: Ax 472
Summary: Lee and Robert Wyndham were authors of children’s books as well as holding many other positions pertaining to writing. Their collection includes correspondence, miscellaneous materials, published works and many manuscripts that represent the careers of the Wyndhams.
Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon, 97403-1299
(541) 346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu

Languages: Collection materials are in English. 
Sponsor: Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Historical Note

Jane Andrews Lee Hyndman (December 16, 1912-March 18, 1978) was born in Russia and came to the United States in 1923 where she became a U.S. Citizen. She was the daughter of Andrew and Alexandra Levchenko. In 1933 she married Robert Hyndman (pseudonym Robert Wyndham) and they had two children. Lee Hyndman did her schooling in both the United States and in Turkey where she studied singing and painting. She was a member of the Author’s Guild of the Author’s League of America and Women’s National Book Association (New York).

During her career Hyndman worked as a children’s book editor for the Morristown Daily Record in Morristown, New Jersey from 1949-1958 and at the Philadelphia Inquirer from 1950-1963. Beginning in 1958 Hyndman began lecturing on writing for teens and children at New York University. She also held several other jobs such as author of a syndicated children’s book column in 5 New Jersey newspapers beginning in 1963, lecturer, book critic, free-lance editor and project consultant. She also conducted several writing seminars and conferences. She was also a professional fashion model in New York.

Robert Hyndman (pseudonym Robert Wyndham) (1906-May 24, 1973) was born in Kentucky and passed away in Morristown New Jersey. He attended George Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.

During his career Hyndman was a writer, critic and editor. He was also a professional singer and author's representative. He worked as chief recording engineer for Wurlitzer Music Corporation and G. Schirmer. He was also a guest lecturer at New York University.

Content Description

The contents of this collection contain correspondence, numerous manuscripts and miscellaneous material. Included with the manuscripts are various materials such as illustrations, research notes and the manuscripts in varying stages of publication. Also included are several short stories, several published books, articles, poetry, story ideas, talks and lectures, research, periodicals and tearsheets. Box 3 contains illustrations that are listed below under the box and folder listings but also in the box are a number of articles and publications along with several published books that are not mentioned under the box and folder listing. Scattered throughout the boxes are also published books of Wyndhams that are not mentioned in the box and folder listings. Box 11 contains numerous publications including books both by Wyndham and other authors as well as a variety of miscellaneous other publications.

The work of Robert Hyndman includes manuscripts, correspondence, book length manuscripts, miscellaneous manuscripts, miscellaneous items, lectures and a published book.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Restrictions on Use :  

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Archival may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal and/or state right to privacy laws and other regulations.

Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g. a cause of action for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Oregon assumes no responsibility.

If a researcher finds sensitive personal information in a collection, please bring it to the attention of the reading room staff.

Preferred Citation :  

[Identification of item], Robert and Lee Wyndham Papers, Ax 472, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative Information

Arrangement :

Collection is organized into the following series:

  • Manuscripts
  • Correspondence
  • Manuscript Materials and Published Works
  • Correspondence
  • Miscellaneous
  • Manuscripts
  • Correspondence
  • Manuscripts and Miscellaneous Materials
  • Correspondence
  • Manuscripts and Related Materials
  • Lectures and Lecture Notes
  • Research and Miscellaneous Materials
  • Manuscripts and Related Materials and Miscellaneous
  • Lecture Material, Manuscript, Tearsheets and Miscellaneous
  • The Work of Robert Hyndman: Manuscripts and Miscellaneous
  • Robert Hyndman: Correspondence
  • Robert Hyndman: Manuscripts
  • Robert Hyndman: Miscellaneous
  • Robert Hyndman: Lectures
  • Robert Hyndman: Miscellaneous

Processing Note :  

Collection processed by John Bistolas.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Manuscripts
Container(s)
Description
Box
Folder
1 1 Buttons and Beaux, with Louise Gallagher, New York, Dodd, Mead, 1953, fragment with heavy holograph revision
1 2 The Candy Stripers, New York, Messner, 1958, carbon draft 165p. with holograph revisions
1 3 Research notes and manuscript fragments
1 4 Research notes
1 5 Chip Nelson and the Contrary Indians, David Stone, illustrator, New York, Watts 1960, fragments and research materials
1 6 A Dance for Susie, Jane Miller, illustrator, New York, Dodd, Mead, 1953, page proofs in dummy format, including cover design proof in black and white
1 7 Dance to My Measure, New York, Messner, 1958, Original typed copy with extensive holograph revisions, 40p.
1 8 First Book of Opera, notes and outline
1 8 Golden Slippers, Vera Bock, illustrator, New York, Longmans, Green, 1953, galley proofs
1 9 Lady Architect, New York, Messner, 1957, partial manuscript with holograph revisions
1 9 On Your Toes, Susie!, page proofs
1 10 The Lost Birthday Present, Paul Brown, illustrator, New York, Dodd, Mead, 1957, manuscripts (early version 30p., early version 22p., second version, original typed copy with extensive holograph revisions 15p., third version: carbon 27) and galley proofs
1 11 The Mermaid and the Three Magic Rings, first version (original typed copy with extensive holograph revisions 53p.), second version (carbon), fragments of several versions, sales record
1 12 On Your Toes, Susie!, four ink illustrations
1 13 Russian Tales of Fabulous Beasts and marvels, retold by Lee Wyndham, 110p. includes several revisions
1 Sizzling Pan Ranch, Robert D. Logan, illustrator New York, T.Y., Crowell, 1951, page proofs
1 14 Early version with extensive holograph revisions 156p.
1 15 Slipper Under Glass, Vera Bock, illustrator, New York, Longmans, Green, 1952, chapters 14, 15, 17-20, 66p.
1 15 Susie and the Ballet Family, Jane Miller, illustrator, New York, Dodd, Mead, 1955, partial page proofs
1 16 Original typed copy of manuscript with extensive holograph revisions, 68p.
1 17 Susie at Dance Camp, original typed copy with holograph revisions, 83p., incomplete draft with pages 19-81 missing, miscellaneous notes
1 18 Tales of Ancient Araby, New York, Watts, 1960, carbon draft 60p.
1 19 Tales from the Arabian Nights, Robert J. Lee, illustrator, Racine, Whitman Publishing Co., 1965, carbon draft 53p.
1 20 Thanksgiving, Hazel Hoecker, illustrator, New York, Garrard, 1963, carbon draft, 26p., second carbon, 26p., manuscript fragments
1 21 Research materials. manuscript fragments
1 22 Research materials and manuscript fragments
1 23 Tree of Light, original typed copy, 9p., carbon, 9p.
1 24 Writing for Children and Teen-agers, New York, Writer's Digest, 1968, final version, carbon with holograph corrections pp. 1-261
1 25 Final version, carbon with holograph corrections pp. 262-474
2 1 Galley proofs
2 1 Carbon with extensive holograph revisions (early manuscript) 395 pp. total for both folders of text
2 2 Carbon with extensive holograph revisions (early manuscript)
2 3 Manuscript fragments, miscellaneous copy, unused copy

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Correspondence
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
Folder
2 4 Fan mail 1967-1968
2 5 Correspondence: Outgoing 1951-1968
2 6 Correspondence: Incoming 1947-1968
2 7 Correspondence: Incoming 1947-1968`
2 8 Correspondence: Incoming 1947-1968
2 9 Correspondence: Miscellaneous

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Miscellaneous Materials
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
Folder
2 10 Book talk materials
2 11 Book talk materials
2 12 Miscellaneous
2 13 Dust jackets
2 14 Fashion material
2 Reading is Fun, Young Wings, The Junior Literacy Guild November 1953
2 Young Wings, The Junior Literacy Guild October 1952
2 Morristown Daily Record May 5, 1949
2 Sunday school publication April 23, 1950
2 14 Fashion materials
2 15 Interview tapes

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Manuscript Materials and Published Works
Container(s)
Description
Box
3 On Your Toes, Susie! 2 ink illustrations
3 Camel Bird Ranch, Bob Riger, illustrator, New York, Dodd, Mead, 1955, mock-up of cover
3 Susie and the Ballet Family, 4 ink drawings
3 Camel Bird Ranch, 6 ink illustrations
3 Various publications with Wyndham's short stories and articles

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Correspondence
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
Folder
4 1 Incoming
4 2 American Baptist Board of Education 1968-1969
4 3 Andermann, Liv 1968-1969
4 4 Andrews, John W. 1968-1969
4 5 Barry, Lucy 1969
4 6 Blume, Judy 1968
4 7 Children's Activities 1949-1957
4 8 Clark, Roberta M. 1967-1969
4 9 Thomas Y. Crowell Co. 1950-1969
4 10 Dodd, Mead 1959-1970
4 11 Foster, Shirley
4 12 Fraser, Gladys Spicer 1968-1969
4 13 Furman, Vicky 1968
4 14 Garrard Publishing Co. 1961-1968
4 15 Grosset and Dunlap 1957-1960
4 16 Hanson, Gene 1968-1969
4 17 Hutchenrider, Barbara 1967-1969
4 18 The Instructor 1948-1966
4 19 Jack and Jill 1947-1949
4 20 Lane, Sara 1968-1969
4 21 Levchenko, Mrs. 1969
4 22 Licciardi, Emily 1968-1969
4 23 Madison, Arnold 1965-1969
4 24 Martin, Dolly 1968
4 25 Martini, Teri 1966-1969
4 26 Julian Messner 1967-1969
4 27 Neal, Harry Edward 1967-1969
4 28 New York University 1962-1968
4 29 Olds, Helen Diehl 1950-1952
4 30 The Open Road 1949-1953
4 31 Parfet, Ione 1968-1969
4 32 Geo A. Pflaum 1949-1953
4 33 Poetry Society of New Hampshire 1967-1968
4 34 Prentice-Hall 1955-1962
4 35 Scholastic Book Services 1958-1968
4 36 Story Parade 1942-1963
4 37 Vining, Caroline 1950-1951
4 38 Viking press 1948-1951
4 39 Whitney, Phyllis A. 1966-1969
4 40 World Publishing 1968-1969
4 41 Writer's Digest 1967-1969
4 42 Outgoing
4 43 Miscellaneous correspondence

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Miscellaneous
Container(s)
Description
Box
Folder
4 44 Miscellaneous
4 45 Miscellaneous
4 46 Miscellaneous

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Manuscripts
Container(s)
Description
Box
4 Beth Hilton, Model, horizontal page proofs
Folder
4 47 Tales from Ancient Eygpt, manuscript
4 48 Mighty Mourka, the Valiant Cat, galleys, typed draft
package
1 Camel Bird Ranch, Ink illustrations
5 1 Writing for Children and Teen-agers, manuscript typed on carbon 474p.
5 2 Chinese Mother Goose Rhymes, manuscripts and other miscellaneous material

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Correspondence
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
Folder
6 1 Julian Messner 1952-1970
6 2 Golden Magazine 1964-1968
6 3 Houghton Mifflin 1949-1950
6 4 Parents' Magazine Press 1968-1970
6 5 Franklin Watts 1959-1967
6 6 World Publishing 1969-1970
6 7 Teaching, conference 1969-1970
6 8 Fraser, Gladys Spicer 1969-1970
6 9 Hutchenrider, Barbara 1968-1970
6 10 Madison, Arnold 1969-1970
6 11 Martini, Teri 1967-1970
6 12 Whitney, Phyllis A. 1955-1970
6 13 Nicholson, Geraldine E. 1969-1970
6 14 Professional correspondence 1949-1970
6 15 Incoming correspondence from Lee Wyndham's mother 1968-1970
6 16 Miscellaneous personal correspondence 1949-1970
6 17 Unidentified correspondence 1967-1970
6 18 Fan mail 1969-1970
6 19 Outgoing correspondence 1952-1970

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Manuscripts and Miscellaneous Materials
Container(s)
Description
Box
Folder
6 20 Florence Nightengale, research, notes, xerox of illustrations, dust jacket proof
6 21 Manuscript, typed on carbon
6 22 Russian Tales of Fabulous Beasts and Marvels, early drafts, typed with holograph revisions
6 23 Finished draft
6 24 Final draft, carbon
6 25 The Winter Child, manuscript, typed with holograph revisions
6 26 Publicity releases
6 27 Student manuscript criticism
6 28 Miscellaneous

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Correspondence
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
Folder
7 1 Norma Ainsworth (Scholastic 1971-1977
7 2 Birthday Book 1972-1974
7 3 Judy Blume 1968-1975
7 4 Cricket Magazine 1973-1974
7 5 Bernard Geis 1961-1963
7 6 Golden Magazine 1964-1968
7 7 Alex Jackinson 1969-1977
7 8 Teri Martini 1968/1978
7 9 Messner, Julian 1948-1974
7 10 Parents' Magazine Press and Alvin Tresselt 1967-1977
7 11 Scholastic Book Service (re: Florence Nightengale, paperback edition 1966-1969
7 12 Westminster Press 1949-1973
7 13 Phyllis Whitney (outgoing) 1949-1976
7 14 Phylliis Whitney (incoming) 1950-1959
7 15 Phyllis Whitney (incoming) 1960-1972
7 16 Phyllis Whitney (incoming: miscellaneous and undated) 1973-1978
7 17 World Publishing Co. 1963-1971
7 18 Writer's Digest (re: book, Writing for Children and Teenagers) (outgoing) 1962-1976
7 19 Writer's Digest (re: book, Writing for Children and Teenagers) (incoming) 1962-1976
7 20 Writer's Digest (general) 1959-1977
7 21 Bryan Judge, Institute of Children's Literature 1975-1976
7 22 Institute of Children's Literature 1976-1977
7 23 Institute of Children's Literature 1971-1976
7 24 Hofstra Writer's Conference 1973-1976
7 25 Cape Cod Writer's Conference 1973-1976
7 26 Judson Writer's Conference 1970-1972
7 27 Oakland University Writer's Conference 1973
7 28 Seacoast Writer's Conference 1973-1974
7 29 Pacific Northwest Writer's Conference 1972-1973
7 30 John W. Andrews (Cooper Hill Writer's Conference) 1969-1975
7 31 Cooper Hill Writer's Conference 1972-1974
7 32 Relatives and family (Levchenko) 1962-1977
7 33 William Hyndman (son) (incoming only) 1956-1959
8 1 Outgoing (general) 1948-1969
8 2 Outgoing 1970-1971
8 3 Outgoing 1972
8 4 Outgoing 1973
8 5 Outgoing 1974
8 6 Outgoing 1975
8 7 Outgoing 1976-19780222
8 8 Outgoing undated
8 9 Incoming: A
8 10 Incoming: B
8 11 Incoming: C
8 12 Incoming: D-E
8 13 Incoming: F
8 14 Incoming: G
8 15 Incoming: H
8 16 Incoming: I-K
8 17 Incoming: L
8 18 Incoming: M
8 19 Incoming: N-P
8 20 R-S
8 21 T-Z and miscellaneous

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Manuscripts and Related Materials
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
Folder
9 1 Adventure on Baldpate: typed manuscript, 44pp. and published version; The Junior Boys' and Girls' Own Paper (also included are several other copies of the same publication from the same year; 8 total) 1949
9 2 Beppe and the Silent Statue, typed manuscript (several copies, some with holograph revisions), correspondence 1971-1975
9 3 Bonnie, typed draft 7p. with holograph notes, holograph research notes
9 4 Candy Stripers, notebook with holograph notes, manuscript sample, copy of Today's Health October 1962
9 5 Chip Nelson and the Contrary Indians, typed draft with holograph revisions, 10p.
9 6 Family at Seven Chimney House, correspondence, partial drafts with extensive holograph revision, miscellaneous 1961-1962
9 7 Florence Nightengale, holograph notes and dust cover
9 8 Folk Tales from China (Old and New), typed drafts of stories, correspondence 1972
9 9 Chinese Tales (not used), typed drafts, miscellaneous, holograph notes
9 10 Geronimo, correspondence, early holograph draft, miscellaneous 1961
9 11 Geronimo, carbon manuscript with holograph revisions 80p.
9 12 Geronimo, re-typed revised draft 80p.
9 13 The Mermaid and the Three Magic Rings (original) 49p., correspondence 1964-1965
9 14 Russian Tales of Fabulous Beasts and Marvels (Parents' Magazine Press), typed draft
9 15 Russian Tales (not used) (Messna, Hoffman/Coburn project)
9 16 The Scolding Dwarf (and other stories), typed draft with light holograph revisions 133p., holograph note
9 17 Silver Yankee, working notes and research
9 18 Old Tales (Watts)
9 19 The Treasure of Sophia and other Adventures of Ali Hassim, typed draft 60p., illustration of cover
9 20 Writing for Children and Teenagers, partial dummy and outline
9 21 By the Side of the Road, typed draft 12p.
9 22 Camel Sparrows, draft typed on carbon 4p.
9 23 Cathy No-Shoes, typed draft 9p.
9 24 Donkey Cough, typed draft 10 p. published version in: Gateway for Girls March 18, 1950
9 25 The Gatekeeper's Daughter, typed draft 19p.
9 26 The Kimberly Ghost, typed draft 8p.
9 27 The Lost Prince, typed draft 22p., published versions of story: Junior Catholic Messenger
9 28 The Magic Shoe, typed draft 17p.
9 29 The Melon and the Sage Philosopher, correspondence, typed drafts 1974
9 30 The Moon Cake, correspondence, partial typed draft 1974
9 31 The Nightengale, typed draft 12p., published version of story: Junior Catholic Messenger March 3, 1950
9 32 Rajah and the Sacred Tooth, typed draft 9p.
9 33 The Talking Apples of Appledore, correspondence, miscellaneous, typed draft 20p. 1964
9 34 The Troubled Tail, typed draft 3p.
9 35 Urashima Taro and the Smaill Black Box, correspondence, Japanese proverbs, typed draft of manuscript 12p. 1964
9 36 The Wolf and the Cat, typed draft, correspondence 1974
9 37 Poetry
9 38 The Electric Company (article), correspondence, typed drafts with holograph revisions, miscellaneous 1971
9 39 Fountain for Youth (article), typed draft 4p.
9 40 How to Get the Most out of That Writer's Conference, typed draft with holograph revisions 12p.
9 41 Writing and Writing (Article), typed draft 12p.
9 42 The Question Book, correspondence, miscellaneous 1965
9 43 Secret of the Tawny Shadow (synopsis), typed
9 44 Story ideas (holograph notes) (Secondary resources)
9 45 Dogs of Fear, by: Moses L. Howard, correspondence, typed draft 158 p. 1968-1968
9 46 Dogs of Fear, by: Moses L. Howard, typed draft 166p.

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Lectures and Lecture Notes
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
Folder
9 47 Address to Young Readers, lecture notes
9 48 Author's Club (informal talk/ conversation)
9 49 Library talk
9 50 New Jersey Teachers of English
9 51 Lecture: New York State English Council
9 52 Women's Club talk
9 53 Author's Guild November 6, 1963
9 54 Colorado Women's College
9 55 Drexel Institute Library School
9 56 FDU talk (evening lecture)
9 57 How to teach Writing, Hofstra University August 7, 1976
9 58 International Christian Writer's Seminar
9 59 Judson College (writer's conference)
9 60 New York University Lecture Series I, lectures 1-7
9 61 New York University Lecture Series I, lectures 8-15
10 1 New York University Lecture Series II, lectures 1-3, 6-8
10 2 New York University Lecture Series II, lectures 9-15
10 3 New York University, Dean Bower's Class
10 4 Philadelphia Regional Writer's Conference
10 5 Religious Writer's Conference, Syracuse University
10 6 Three lectures, to the editors of church magazines for Children and Youth
10 7 Writer's Digest Six conference lecture (writing for children_
10 8 Writing Picture Story Books December 1956
10 9 Miscellaneous lecture notes labelled "New York University"
10 10 Miscellaneous lecture notes labeled New York University
10 11 Four miscellaneous lectures
10 12 Miscellaneous lecture notes
10 13 Lecture notes on modeling

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Research and Miscellaneous Materials
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
Folder
10 14 Research and notes on Flowers
10 15 Research (typed) and secondary source material on Korea
10 16 Research and secondary resource material on ostriches
10 17 Research and notes on Russia
10 18 Research, secondary resources on Turkey
10 19 Miscellaneous research
10 20 On political issues
10 21 "Project Book" (notebook with notes on folktales; Russian and Chinese)
10 22 (2) Daily Memoranda and diary 1962, 1972
10 23 Miscellaneous holograph notes
10 24 Biographical materials
10 25 Photographs
10 26 Photographs
10 27 Publicity and reviews of Wyndham books

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Manuscripts, Related Materials and Miscellaneous
Container(s)
Description
Box
Folder
10 28 Golden Slipper (art and photographs)
10 29 Sizzling Pan Ranch (artwork)
10 30 Miscellaneous artwork
10 31 Dust jackets
10 32 Awards
10 33 Poetry by W.M. Kelly
10 34 Book manuscript (poetry) by W.M. Kelly
10 Magnetic recording tape of Lee Wyndham

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Conference Material, Manuscript, Tearsheets and Miscellaneous
Container(s)
Description
Box
Folder
11 1 Secondary resource material for writing conference
11 2 Secondary resource material for writing conference
11 3 Secondary resource material for writing conference
11 4 Secondary resource material for writing conference
11 5 The Timid Dragon, almost finished, unbound copy of book (also included with folder are two paperback versions of story)
11 6 Tearsheets

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The Work of Robert Hyndman: Manuscripts and Miscellaneous
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
12 Madame Alberti's Pantomimes, edited by Robert Wyndham
Folder
12 1 Ben Hur (adaptation) manuscript, typed 213p.
12 2 Publicity material
12 3 Complete script January 8, 1958
12 4 Script, temporary complete 19580630
12 5 Correspondence 1924-1955
12 6 Caricature-Robert Hyndman, (New York) 1944
12 Publication: Everyday Science and Mechanics, Editor Hugo Gernsback December 1932

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Robert Hyndman: correspondence
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
Folder
13 1 Re: The Circus That Was 1968-1972
13 2 Correspondence with Messner (Re: Chinese) 1969-1972
13 3 Re: Stephen Green Press ( Birthday Book, Joy of Jems) 1968-1972
13 4 Correspondence concerning: The Story of a Choir Boy 1964-1965
13 5 Garrard Publishing Company Re: Trio of Baseball Managers 1966-1968
13 6 Outgoing 1966-1973
13 7 Incoming 1964-1975

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Robert Hyndman: Manuscripts
Container(s)
Description
Dates
Box
Folder
13 8 The Adventures of John Toller, the Ring God, typed and holograph draft pages
13 9 Buffalo Bill, typed draft 122p., partial typed draft with heavy holograph revisions
13 10 The Complete Birthday Book, typed draft, some holograph pages
13 11 Chinese Folk Tales, early holograph manuscript of Tales People Tell in China
13 12 Tales the People Tell in China, correspondence, typed manuscript with holograph revisions (some manuscript is holograph)
13 13 Tales the People Tell in China, original typed manuscript with holograph revision 68p.
13 14 Folk Tales of China, two typed drafts of The Wonderful Pictures
13 15 Chinese Tales and Legends, notes
13 16 Chinese Mother Goose Rhymes, holograph draft pages, some typed draft pages, miscellaneous, correspondence January 11, 1968
13 17 Chinese Mother Goose Rhymes, correspondence, draft of manuscript with holograph revisions 48p. July 6, 1971
13 17 Chinese Mother Goose Rhymes, paste-ups and copies of pages, two dummies of book
13 18 Chinese Mother Goose Rhymes, rough copy (typed), holograph manuscript pages
13 19 The Circus that Was, galley proofs
14 1 Fernan Mendes Pinto, typed draft, partial drafts (typed)
14 2 Fernan Mendes Pinto, typed draft 150p., partial draft
14 3 My Life and Adventures in the Wild West, by Buffalo Bill, typed manuscript 123p.
14 4 Oison Book, typed manuscript with illustrations
14 5 The Story of a Choir Boy, typed manuscript including photographs
14 6 The Story of the First Machines, correspondence, typed draft 45p. 1964-1969
14 7 The Three Great Baseball Managers, typed draft
14 8 The Travels of Marco Polo, correspondence, typed draft 126p. March 17, 1962
14 9 Umpire Story, Part 1, holograph draft
14 10 Umpire Story, part 2, typed manuscript 176p.
14 11 Western Story, holograph notes. typed draft pages with holograph revisions, holograph manuscript pages, miscellaneous
14 12 Game: You're Half Right, You're All Right, typed manuscript pages

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Robert Hyndman: Miscellaneous
Container(s)
Description
Box
Folder
14 13 Documentary on the History of Recorded Sound, typed text with holograph notes
14 14 Happy Birthday to You (Article), correspondence, typed draft (2 versions, one with holograph notes
14 15 Manuscript on biography writing, typed draft 4p.
14 16 Regarding the Proposed Jet Port (letter to the editor)

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Robert Hyndman: Lectures
Container(s)
Description
Box
Folder
14 17 Lectures on Biography (originals)
14 18 Lecture on Biographies (copy)
14 19 Lecture on Rewriting
14 20 Lecture on Style (original)
14 21 Lecture on titles (original)
14 22 Lecture on Transitioning (original)
14 23 Lecture: writing aids
14 24 New York University lectures: Outline
14 25 New York University (adult course) notes
14 26 New York University lecture on Biographies
14 27 Cooper Hill Writer's Conference

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Robert Hyndman: Miscellaneous
Container(s)
Description
Box
Folder
14 28 Research on Flowers
14 29 Publicity clippings
14 30 Biographical material
14 31 Copyright transfer: RE: Tales the People Tell in China
14 32 Miscellaneous

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Subjects

  • Personal Names :
  • Wyndham, Lee
  • Wyndham, Lee--Correspondence
  • Wyndham, Robert, 1906-
  • Wyndham, Robert, 1906-Correspondence
  • Subject Terms :
  • Authors, American--20th century
  • Children's literature, American--Authorship
  • Women authors, American--20th century
  • Young adult literature, American--Authorship
    • Form or Genre Terms :
    • Manuscripts for publication

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