William Jay Smith Papers, ca. 1924-2004.
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box-folder   85-87/415-455  
VI. Other Work. [series]:   
Scope: Consists of material toward various other published works by William Jay Smith and includes drafts, notes, galleys and correpondence.


box-folder   85-87/415-425.  
VI. 1. Spectra Hoax . (580 items.)   
Scope: Consists of material toward The Spectra Hoax by William Jay Smith (Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 1961).


box-folder   85/415-418  
VI. 1. a. Correspondence. Consists of correspondence from 1955-1969 between William Jay Smith and Witter Bynner and editors at The Atlantic Monthly Press and Wesleyan University Press concerning the publication of The Spectra Hoax. (227 items.)
box-folder   85-87/419-424  
VI. 1. b. Manuscript material. Consists of manuscript material toward The Spectra Hoax. (163 items.)
box-folder   85-86/419-421  
VI. 1. b. 1. Partial drafts. Consists of Ts and auto partial drafts and notes for The Spectra Hoax, including Ts draft of Preface and final corrections. (155 items.)
box-folder   86/422  
VI. 1. b. 2. Draft. Consists of Ts draft of The Spectra Hoax used as setting copy. (1 item.)
box-folder   87/423  
VI. 1. b. 3. Galley and page proofs. Consists of Ts galley and page proofs for The Spectra Hoax. (2 items.)
box-folder   87/424  
VI. 1. b. 4. Pittsburgh Poets. Consists of Ts and Ts (cb) drafts of "Pittsburgh Poets", a shortened version of The Spectra Hoax, published in Horizon. (3 items.)
box-folder   87  
VI. 1. b. 5. Notebooks. Consists of 2 notebooks of source material for The Spectra Hoax, compiled by Witter Bynner for William Jay Smith. (2 items.)
box-folder   87/425  
VI. 1. c. Miscellany. Consists of miscellaneous material relating to The Spectra Hoax, including notes, clippings, lists of persons for review copies, a copy of Literary Sketches which contains an announcement for the book and a copy of Carnegie Tech Quarterly with an auto note to William Jay Smith from Witter Bynner. (27 items.)
box-folder   88-91/426-440  
VI. 2. The Streaks of the Tulip . (169 items.)   
Scope: Consists of material toward The Streaks of the Tulip: Selected Criticism by William Jay Smith (New York: Delacorte Press, 1972).


box-folder   88-89/426-433  
VI. 2. a. Individual drafts. Consists of Ts and auto drafts, notes, clippings and other manuscript material toward individual essays by William Jay Smith for The Streaks of the Tulip. (154 items.)
box-folder   89/434-435  
VI. 2. b. Drafts. Consists of Ts paste-up draft of The Streaks of the Tulip. (1 item.)
box-folder   90-91/.f. 436-438  
VI. 2. c. Setting copy. Consists of Ts draft of The Streaks of the Tulip used as setting copy. (1 item.)
box-folder   91/440  
VI. 2. d. Miscellany. Consists of miscellaneous material relating to The Streaks of the Tulip including off-prints and clippings of articles by William Jay Smith and a sample dust jacket. (13 items.)
box-folder   92-97/441-455.  
VI. 3. Army Brat (166 items.)   
Scope: Consists of material toward Army Brat (New York: Persea Books, 1980).


box-folder   92-96/441-457  
VI. 3. a. Manuscript material. Consists of manuscript material toward Army Brat. (63 items.)
box-folder   92/441-442  
VI. 3. a. 1. Chapter drafts. Consists of Ts and auto drafts, partial drafts and notes toward individual chapters of Army Brat. (54 items.)
box-folder   92-93/443-445  
VI. 3. a. 2. Early drafts. Consists of 3 TsS drafts of Army Brat. (3 items.)
box-folder   94-95/446-449  
VI. 3. a. 3. Ts Drafts. Consists of 4 TsS and Ts (x) S drafts of Army Brat, numbered 1 to 4 by William Jay Smith. (4 items.)
box-folder   96/450  
VI. 3. a. 4. Presentation draft. Consists of Ts (x) draft of Army Brat presented by William Jay Smith to his mother on her 80th birthday. (1 item.)
box-folder   96/451  
VI. 3. a. 5. Setting copy. Consists of Ts draft of Army Brat used as setting copy. (1 item.)
box-folder   97/452-453  
VI. 3. b. Excerpted chapters. Consists of Ts drafts, letters and other material toward the publication of "Souvenirs of a Literary Apprenticeship" in Washington University Magazine, Vol. 50, no. 3 (Spring 1980) and "Army Brat: A Memoir" in The Hudson Review, Vol. 33, no. 3 (Summer 1982), both excerpts from Army Brat; also includes copies of journals in which articles appeared. (15 items.)
box-folder   97/454-455  
VI. 3. c. Miscellany. Consists of miscellaneous material relating to Army Brat, including production notes and criticism by others of text, dust jacket samples and publicity material. (25 items.)