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Special Collections & Archives

2 E. South St.
Galesburg, IL 61401
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Hemingway Collection
Manuscript Collection

The following inventory is provided by the Special Collections and Archives staff as an overview of Hemingway Manuscripts Collection.

Box 1

  • File 1: Inventory
  • File 2: Photographs
  • File 3: Miscellaneous photo reproductions (mounted for exhibits)
  • File 4: Copies of letters by Ernest Hemingway (originals in Box 5, File 1)
  • File 5: Copy of Ernest Hemingway's will and estate settlement
  • File 6: Copies of legal documents in Ernest Heminway estate and Mary Hemingway vs. Random House, Inc. & A. E. Hotchner, 1966 (continued in Box 2, File 1)

Box 2

  • File 1: Ernest Hemingway estate and Mary Hemingway vs. Random House & Hotchner
  • File 2: Copies of original manuscripts not included in the Collection
  • File 3: Copies of Ernest Hemingway's letters to Ernest Walsh and Ethel Moorehead, editors of This Quarter, 1925-26
  • File 4: Bookplate of Ernest Hemingway
  • File 5: Program for A Faewell to Arms, 1935
  • File OS: Theatre poster for movie For Whom the Bell Tolls, 1943 (located in Special Collections manuscript oversize drawer)
  • File 6: Movie theatre cards for A Farewell to Arms, 1949
  • File 7: Movie theatre cards for A Farewell to Arms, 1957
  • File 8: Drawings by Leonard Baskin for The Old Man and the Sea
  • File 9: Movie theatre cards for The Old Man and the Sea, 1958
  • File 10: Movie photos and poster from The Old Man and the Sea

Box 3

  • File 1: Theatre programs for The Hemingway Hero, 1967
  • File 2: Public auction sale catalogs, 1963-64
  • File 3: Ernest Hemingway as a "public figure"
  • File 4: Penguin Book Publisher's publicity material for Ernest Hemingway and his works published by Penguin
  • File 5: Collins Publishers (London) publicity material for Islands in the Stream, 1970
  • File OS: Advertising poster for A Moveable Feast, 1970 (located in Special Collections manuscript oversize drawer)
  • File 6: Publicity for 88 Poems by Ernest Hemingway, 1979

Box 4

  • Advance galley proofs for The Old Man and the Sea, 1952 (book shelf: #813, H488, Oogp, locked case)
  • File 1: Galley proofs for Notes from a Sea Diary: Hemingway All the Way by Nelson Algren, 1959, p. 61-3, 65
  • File 2: Advance galley proofs for Hemingway: An Old Friend Remembers by Jed Kiley, 1965
  • File 3: Second set of advance proofs for Hemingway: An Old Friend Remembers by Jed Kiley, 1965
  • File 4: Publisher's introduction to Jed Kiley's Ernest Hemingway manuscript
  • File 5: Advance galley proofs for Papa Hemingway by A. E. Hotchner, 1966
  • File 6: "For Malcolm Cowley: Critic, Poet, 1898 - ", speech given by Philip Young at Knox College, November 8, 1973
  • File 7: Flyer for New York premiere of 4 Saints in 3 Acts (an opera) by Gertrude Stein and Virgil Thompson

Box 5

  • File 1: Letters and notes written and signed by Ernest Hemingway
  • File 2: Documents signed by Ernest Hemingway
  • File 3: Manuscript for playlet made from Hills Like White Elephants with changes signed by Ernest Hemingway
  • File 4: Copy of film script for For Whom the Bell Tolls, 1943
  • File 5: Time-Life correspondence regarding the publication of Ernest Hemingway's serialized bullfighting story (August 1959 - September 1960)
  • File 6: Other correspondence and documents, 1932-1972

Miscellaneous Items

(located with Hughes Collection books and manuscripts)

  • Caedmon Records (2), Ernest Hemingway Reading
  • Decca Record with motion picture score from For Whom the Bell Tolls
  • CBC (Canadian Broadasting Company) recording, "Hemingway, a Portrait in Sound"
  • Illustrated calendar, 1970