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Tiger's Eye records

Call Number: YCAL MSS 362
Scope and Contents

The records document all aspects of the production and distribution of the little magazine The Tiger's Eye, from its inception in 1947 through the decision to cease publication in 1951. Correspondence, manuscripts, and business records document the creative and editorial process, the enthusiasm of its readership, its subscription base, and the work involved in producing and distributing the issues.

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The Tiger's Eye Records is the physical property of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Ruth and John Stephan, 1958; Gift of Ruth W. Franklin, 1971.


Organized into five series: I. Correspondence, 1939-1955. II. Index Cards, 1947-1951. III. Manuscripts, 1947-1949. IV. Business Records, 1947-1951. V. 1971 Addition, 1946-1951.

26 Linear Feet (57 boxes)
Related Names
Tiger's Eye
Stephan, John Walter, 1906-1995
Stephan, Ruth, 1910-1974
Language of Materials