Barbara Guest papers
Scope and Contents
- 1923 - 2006
Conditions Governing Access
Boxes 144-152 (audiovisual material): Restricted fragile material. Consult Access Services for further information.
Boxes 153-154 (born digital material): Restricted fragile material. Access copies of digital files may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.
Box 179 (medical record) is restricted until 2056 February 15.
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Granary Books on the Ezra Pound Archive Fund, 1997.
Purchased from James J. Jaffee on the Sinclair Lewis Fund, 2002.
Purchased from James S. Jaffe on the Alfred Z. Baker, Jr. Fund, the Sinclair Lewis Fund, the Thornton Wilder Memorial Fund, 2007.
Purchased from James S. Jaffe on the Elizabeth Wakeman Dwight Memorial Fund, 2008.
77.21 Linear Feet ((180 boxes) + 1 Broadside folder)
Language of Materials
A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog
Biographical / Historical
Unless a folder title contains the title of an artistic work, all quotations represent folder title supplied by Guest.
Folder numbers 547, 1801-1809, 1485, 1983, and 2013 are unused.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
- Audiovisual materials
- Authors -- United States -- 20th century
- Biographers -- United States -- 20th Century
- Born digital
- Guest, Barbara, 1920-2006
- LCSH 150 ‡a Authors, American ‡y 20th century ‡v Archives
- Phonograph records
- Photographs -- United States -- 20th Century
- Sound recordings
- Video recordings
- Guide to the Barbara Guest Papers
- In Progress
- By Beinecke staff
- August 2018
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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