Skip to main content

Thomas Caldecot Chubb Papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 441
Scope and Contents

The Thomas Caldecot Chubb Papers consist almost entirely of manuscripts, typescripts and galley proofs of Chubb's published works, including his early poetry collection, The White God; his biographies Aretino, Scourge of Princes and Dante and His World; and his histories for young readers, including The Venetians: Merchant Princes and The Byzantines.

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The Thomas Caldecot Chubb Papers are 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

Acquired by gift and bequest from Thomas Caldecot Chubb, 1940-1974.


Organized into two series. I. Poetry, 1920-1969. II. Prose, 1929-1970.

1920 - 1972
Majority of material found within 1950 - 1970
9.39 Linear Feet (33 boxes)
Related Names
Chubb, Thomas Caldecot, 1899-1972
Language of Materials