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Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946



  • Existence: 1874-02-03 - 1946-07-27


Gertrude Stein (1874-1946), American novelist, poet, playwright, and art collector.

Found in 46 Collections and/or Records:

Absolutely Bob Brown, or Bobbed Brown. S.l.: Addison M. Metcalf Collection, copyright by Alice B. Toklas, 1955.

 Part of Collection — Box 29A/201: Series 11 [Barcode: 39002022375589], Folder: 79
Call Number: MSS 29, MSS 29A, Series XI, Sub-Series XXIXA/XI.A

"Blood on the dining room floor", [2001 July]

 Part of Collection — Box 49: [Barcode: 39002137170586], Folder: GROUP 986, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

DVD containing video of dance performance by Leanore Ickstadt and Jutta Philippi with textual excerpts from "Blood on the Dining Room Floor" by Gertrude Stein and music by John Cage. With printed program to larger "Dancing Heads" event featuring Ickstadt, Philippi, and Karen Bamonte.

Dates: [2001 July]

John Breon papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 1

The papers contain correspondence, diaries, writings, subject files, and personal papers of John Breon concerning his World War II experiences, correspondents include Pat Carroll, Charles Cerbone, Gertrude Stein, Alice B. Toklas, and Carl Van Vechten.

Dates: 1936-1984, bulk 1944-1951

Elizabeth Fuller Chapman papers and films

Call Number: YCAL MSS 442
Abstract: The papers and films document the friendships between Elizabeth Fuller Chapman (1893-1980) and several writers and artists, most notably Alice B. Toklas, Gertrude Stein and Thornton Wilder. Letters in Box 1 date from 1932-1976. Printed material in Box 1 includes theater programs, clippings on Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas, and interview notes and transcripts from the filming of the 1970 documentary by Perry Miller Adato, "Gertrude Stein: When You See, Remember Me." The films in Box 2...
Dates: 1932-1976

Nancy Cole Papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 749
Scope and Contents:

The collection consists of correspondence, including letters from Kay Boyle, Donald Gallup, Robert Haas, Marcel Marceau and the artist Henry Miller; photographs; clippings; printed material; sound recordings; and manuscripts relating to the production of Nancy Cole's one-woman show, Gertrude Stein's Gertrude Stein, and other projects, including One of Each.

Dates: 1947-1986

Correspondence : 27 Rue de Fleurus, to Mrs. W. Dawson Johnston, 1924, 1928

 Part of Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39002137170107], Folder: GROUP 15, F-5
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

One ALS, with envelope, offering condolence at the death of Mr. Johnston and one ACS with envelope.

Dates from envelopes.

Dates: 1924, 1928

Christopher Cox papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 264

The Christopher Cox Papers consists of the writings, correspondence files, and personal papers of the editor, author, actor, director, and producer Christopher Cox, and of his partner, the art historian William Olander.

Dates: 1927-1990, bulk 1966-1990

Dudley Fitts papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 296

The Dudley Fitts Papers consists chiefly of writings and correspondence relating to the production of the first American edition of An Anthology of Contemporary Latin-American Poetry (New Directions, 1942).

Dates: 1928-1968, bulk 1941-1943

"Four Lectures and Classes. General Subject, Narrative or How is Anything Told", n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box 51: [Barcode: 39002102419976], Folder: GROUP 15, V-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Bound AM.

Some pages written on verso of "Quotations from 'The Gradual Making of the Making of Americans," typescript mimeograph.

Inscribed: "For Diana and Bertie because we have had such a good time all of us together, Gtde."

Title on spine: "Four Lectures from America."

Dates: n.d.

Donald Clifford Gallup papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 838
Abstract: Correspondence, writings, research files, personal papers, photographs, printed material and other papers documenting both the professional and personal activities of Donald Gallup as scholarly bibliographer, editor, curator of the Yale Collection of American Literature, and book and manuscript collector on his own account. The majority of the collection consists of Gallup's own papers, including personal, professional and editorial correspondence; a small amount of personal papers; research...
Dates: 1754-2000, bulk 1920-1995

gertrude stein's america. [New York]: Robert B. Luce, [ca. 1965].

 Part of Collection — Box 29A/201: Series 11 [Barcode: 39002022375589], Folder: 79
Call Number: MSS 29, MSS 29A, Series XI, Sub-Series XXIXA/XI.A

Robert Bartlett Haas collection on Gertrude Stein and the Conference Press

Call Number: YCAL MSS 833

The Robert Bartlett Haas Collection on Gertrude Stein and the Conference Press contains correspondence, drafts of writings, notes, photographs, printed material and papers relating to Getrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas, and the production and distribution of Conference Press publications, including Stein's What Are Masterpieces?

Dates: 1936-1985

Ross Granville Harrison papers

Call Number: MS 263
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, administrative and teaching files, and research materials which document the personal life and professional career of Ross Granville Harrison. Correspondence with many academic, medical, and scientific figures is included, as are the records relating to Yale University's Department of Zoology (1920-1938) and Osborn Zoological Laboratory (1919-1938). Drafts of writings, lectures and related visual materials, research files, and photographs are also...
Dates: 1820-1975, bulk 1889-1959

Marsden Hartley collection

Call Number: YCAL MSS 578
Abstract: The collection consists of writings, correspondence, photographs, and other materials documenting the personal and professional affairs of Modernist-era painter Marsden Hartley. Writings contain notes and drafts, autograph and typescript, for numerous writings, chiefly essays. Correspondence is spread out over the many groupings in the collection and features large files of outgoing letters to Norma Berger, Hartley's niece, Carl Sprinchorn, and Adelaide S. Kuntz, as well as incoming letters...
Dates: 1885-1978

Hound & Horn records

Call Number: YCAL MSS 458
Abstract: The Hound & Horn records contain correspondence, drafts of writings, financial records, and ephemera relating to the literary quarterly. The records feature original letters from well-known Modernist era authors during the tenure of the journal from the late 1920s through mid 1930s, including Bryher, Jean Cocteau, E. E. Cummings, René Daumal, T. S. Eliot, Ernest Hemingway, François Mauriac, Marianne Moore, Ezra Pound, Stephen Spender, Gertrude Stein, Robert Penn Warren, William Carlos...
Dates: 1925-1940

Illustrations for Tender Buttons. New York City: Teuscher Editions, 1965.

 Part of Collection — Box 29A/201: Series 11 [Barcode: 39002022375589], Folder: 79
Call Number: MSS 29, MSS 29A, Series XI, Sub-Series XXIXA/XI.A

"In Savoy : or yes is for a very young man, a play of the Resistance in France", [ca. 1944-45]

 Part of Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39002137170107], Folder: GROUP 15, F-8
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Draft of play, typescript, corrected, published in 1946 by Pushkin Press.

Title from cover: Constance or Take My Side.

Accompanied by two ALS, with envelopes, to Joel E. Turner, one from Stein, postmarked September 11, 1945, and one from Alice B. Toklas, dated August 24, 1946.

Dates: [ca. 1944-45]

Leon Katz papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 1409

The Leon Katz Papers contains research files, writings, personal papers, professional papers, correspondence, subject files, photographs, printed materials, computer media, and audiovisual materials by or relating to Leon Katz.

Dates: 1914-2016 and undated

"Left to Right", ca. 1955].

 Part of Collection — Box 29A/201: Series 11 [Barcode: 39002022375589], Folder: 79
Call Number: MSS 29, MSS 29A, Series XI, Sub-Series XXIXA/XI.A

Letter : 5 Rue Christine, to Kelly Simpson, 109 East 91 Street, New York, N.Y., 1938 [January 12?]

 Item — Box 94: [Barcode: 39002141010216], Folder: 5
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Autograph letter, signed, wishing "Kelly and all the Simpsons" a happy new year. On personal letterhead for 27 Rue de Fleurus. With envelope.

Dates: 1938 [January 12?]