History and Biography Subject Guide
Richard Andersen (1946- ). Manuscripts and correspondence from the American author, critic, and biographer.
David Barboza (1959- ). Manuscripts, research, audio recordings, correspondence, and other material from the award-winning American journalist.
Evelyn Berckman (1900-1978). Manuscripts correspondence, photographs, research material, and more from this author noted for her detective and Gothic horror novels, as well as her non-fiction.
George Binet (1901-1962). Binet’s manuscript for his book The Zagwe Kings of Medieval Ethiopia.
Georges Blond (1906-1989). Notebooks from the prolific French author and historian.
Patricia Bosworth (1933- ). Manuscripts, correspondence, research material, journals, notebooks, scrapbooks, and other material from the prominent biographer, journalist, and memoirist.
Asa Briggs (1921-2016). Subject files, professional material, printed material, manuscripts, correspondence, and other items from the notable historian.
Joseph S. Davis (1885-1975). Manuscripts, correspondence, and other material from the influential American agricultural economist and historian.
Marianna W. Davis (1929- ). Manuscripts, research material, printed material, memorabilia, and other material from the notable author and history professor.
David Dempsey (1914-1999). Manuscripts, research, and other material from the popular and versatile American author, critic, columnist, and non-fiction writer.
Mary Parker Dunning (1879-1973). Manuscripts for Dunning's travel memoir Mrs. Marco Polo Remembers, describing her journeys through the Near and Far East from 1908 through the 1950s.
Anthony Esler (1934-). Manuscripts, correspondence, and other items from the notable history professor and author.
Finis Farr (1904-1982). Manuscripts, correspondence, and printed materials from the notable author and biographer.
Charles W. Ferguson (1901-1987). Manuscripts, research material, correspondence, and printed material from the notable author. Includes material for the biography of DeWitt Wallace.
Thomas J. Fleming (1927-). Manuscripts, correspondence, personal memorabilia, printed materials, professional materials, research materials, legal materials, financial materials, film and video materials, audio materials, photographs, electronic media, and other materials from the notable military historian and historical novelist.
Richard N. Frye (1920-2014). Manuscripts, correspondence, research, photographs, and other material from the influential American scholar of Persia, Iran, and Central Asia.
Paul Fussell (1924-2012). Manuscript, professional materials, and research materials from the notable author, historian, and professor.
Reg Gadney (1941-). Manuscripts, correspondence, research, artwork, nd other material from the recognizedBritish painter, novelist and educator
Vicki Goldberg (1936-). Manuscripts, research materials, notes, interviews, audio recordings, and other material from the acclaimed critic of photography. Wrote biography of Margaret Bourke-White.
Francine du Plessix Gray (1930-) Manuscripts, correspondence, printed material, photographs, journals and notebooks from the notable writer and literary critic.
Han Suyin (1917-2012). Manuscripts, printed material, correspondence, photographs, audio recordings, and films. Includes biography of Zhou En-lai.
James Haskins (1941-2005). Manuscripts, research material, correspondence, audio recordings, printed material, and other items by the notable author.
Tim Heald (1944-). Manuscripts, correspondence, research, journals, photographs, and other material from the renowned British author, biographer, journalist, and public speaker.
Christopher Hibbert (1924-2008). Manuscripts, correspondence, and printed materials from the notable biographer.
Janet Hitchman (1916-1980). Manuscripts, correspondence, printed materials, financial records, artwork, and miscellaneous items from the notable biographer.
Anthony Holden (1947-). Correspondence and a printed item from notable biographer.
Alistair Horne (1925-2017). Manuscripts, subject files, correspondence, and other material from the notable historian and biographer.
Edwin P. Hoyt (1923-2005). Manuscripts, correspondence, personal memorabilia, printed materials, professional materials, legal materials, photographs, and miscellany from the notable American writer. Includes biography of Oliver Wendell Holmes.
Jesse J. Johnson (1914-2006). A manuscript, correspondence, personal memorabilia, printed materials, professional materials, and photographs from the notable historian.
Ludovic Kennedy (1919-2009). Manuscripts, correspondence, printed materials, professional materials, research materials, photographs, and scrapbooks from this notable author and journalist.
Stephen Kinzer (1951- ). Manuscripts, research, and other material from the acclaimed American journalist, author, and educator.
James Kotsilibas-Davis (1941-2003). Manuscripts, correspondence, research materials, audio recordings, photographs, and other items from the biographer of Hollywood figures such as Myrna Loy, the Barrymores, and Lillian and Dorothy Gish.
Dan Kurzman (1922-2010). Manuscripts, correspondence, personal memorabilia, printed materials, professional materials, research materials, legal materials, financial materials, film and video, audio materials, photographs, and medical records from the notable journalist and author.
H.C. Robbins Landon (1926-2009). Manuscripts, correspondence, research files, scores, family papers, and much more from the great American musicologist, historian, and biographer.
Dick Lehr (1954- ). Manuscripts, correspondence, research, and other material from the acclaimed American investigative journalist and author.
Richard Lourie (1940-). Manuscripts, correspondence, printed materials, research materials, notebooks, audio materials, photographs, financial materials, and legal materials from the notable biographer. Includes biography of A. Sakharov.
Russ Madison (1929-). Manuscripts, printed material, and photographs from the notable biographer. Includes biography of Norman Mailer.
George Marek (1902-1987). Manuscripts; correspondence; printed material; research material; and photographs from the notable biographer. Includes biography of Cosima Wagner.
Peter Martin (1931-). Manuscripts, correspondence, professional material, printed material, memorabilia, and other material from the notable author.
Ralph G. Martin (1920-2013). Manuscripts, correspondence, personal memorabilia, printed material, financial material, legal material, research material, audio material, and photographs from the notable author.
Arthur Marx (1921-2011). Manuscripts, correspondence, audio, scrapbooks, photographs, and other material from American author and son of Groucho Marx.
Robin Maugham (1916-1981). Manuscripts, correspondence, scrapbooks, diaries, and other material from the popular and prolific British author.
James McCague (1909-1977). Manuscripts, correspondence, research, and other material from the noted American novelist and historian.
William McKeen (1954- ). Manuscripts, photographs, audio recordings, and other material from the noted American journalist, biographer, editor, and educator; including material regarding his books on The Beatles, Bob Dylan, and Hunter S. Thompson.
James McNeish (1931- ). Manuscripts, correspondence, research, and other items from the acclaimed New Zealand novelist, playwright, and biographer.
Caroline Moorehead (1944-). Manuscripts, research material, correspondence, printed material, and photographs from the notable journalist and biographer.
Charles J.V. Murphy (1904-1987). Correspondence, subject files, diaries, photographs, and other material from the notable biographer. Includes biography of Duchess of Windsor.
James P. O'Donnell (1917-1990). Manuscripts, correspondence, personal memorabilia, printed materials, research materials, photographs, and notebooks from the notable American author and journalist.
Stanley Olson (1947-1989). Correspondence and material regarding Olson's biography of Elinor Wylie; from the British scholar, biographer, and author.
Pakenham, Elizabeth [Longford] (1906-2002). Manuscripts and other material from the recognized British historian and biographer.
Cabell Phillips (1904-1975). Manuscripts, correspondence, and other items from the prominent American journalist and historian.
Giles Playfair (1910-1996). Manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, journals, notebooks, and other material from the noted English scholar, author, and prison reform advocate.
Francis Russell (1910-1989). Manuscripts, correspondence, printed material, and research materials from the notable author.
Harold C. Schonberg (1915-2003). Printed material consisting of published columns, reviews, articles, and books along with extensive research materials, manuscripts, countless correspondences, notebooks, scrapbooks, photographs and a vast collection of holograph notes of the notable music critic and author. Includes biography of Vladimir Horowitz.
James F. Simon (1939-). Manuscripts, printed material, research material, correspondence, and personal memorabilia from the notable author.
Robert Speaight (1904-1976). Manuscripts, printed material, and both personal and professional correspondences from the notable writer and actor.
Jerry Stagg (1916-1978). Manuscripts, correspondence, and other items from the noted American television producer and author, including extensive material regarding the Shubert brothers.
Alfred Stanford (1900-1985). Manuscript drafts from the noted newspaper publisher and author of maritime histories.
Marion Starkey (1901-1991). Manuscripts, correspondence, research, scrapbooks, photographs, and other material from the noted historian of colonial America.
Francis Strauss (1904-1991). Manuscripts, research material and other items from the American educator, activist, editor, and author.
Donald Thomas (1935-). Manuscripts, correspondence, printed materials, professional materials, research materials, film and video, audio materials, photographs, electronic media, and miscellaneous other materials. Thomas's manuscripts include drafts,, alternative chapters, and outlines of his books (fiction and nonfiction), edited works, short stories, teleplays, radio plays, and other short pieces., Examples include: Jekyll, Alias Hyde (1988); The Ripper's Apprentice (1989); The Raising of Lizzie Meek (1993); Dead Giveaway: Murder Avenged from the Grave (1993); The Arrest of Scotland Yard (1993); The Secret Cases of Sherlock Holmes (1998).
Richard M. Watt (1930-2015). Manuscripts, correspondence, printed material, research material, and audio material from the notable author.
Paul I. Wellman (1898-1966). Material from the American journalist and popular historian of the American West.
Tom Wood (1906-1986). Manuscripts and other material regarding Wood's 1969 biography of filmmaker Billy Wilder.