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Publishers and Publishing -- United States

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Ned Brown papers

Identifier: MSS 6098
Scope and Contents

This collection contains the professional papers of Ned Brown, a literary agent in the second half of the twentieth century. The papers include correspondence, business records, play scripts, newspaper and magazine clippings, and other miscellaneous papers concerning his clients. These materials relate to his work with writing contracts for various plays and movies, including the contract for the screenplay of Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back.

Dates: approximately 1951-1992

Center for Family & Community History publishing records, 1976-1991

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1191 Series 6
Scope and Contents

Contains drafts and outlines for manuscripts and other publications, correspondence, mock-ups of graphics for letterhead, notes, proposals and reports, and examples of publications from other institutions. Includes G. Wesley Johnson's records on the journal, "The Family Historian." Contains a run of files on various authors submitting to various journals, conferences, or books, kept by G. Wesley Johnson. Dated 1976 to 1991.

Dates: 1976-1991

Ned Brown client files and contracts, 1951-1992

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6098 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains contracts, legal papers, correspondence, client files, and other papers. These materials come from Ned Brown's work as a literary agent and cover his work with play, book, and screenplay writers.

Dates: 1951-1992

Ned Brown play scripts, approximately 1970-1989

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6098 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains several scripts of plays produced by Ned Brown's literary agency.

Dates: approximately 1970-1989

Old Army Press financial records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1941
Scope and Contents

Receipts, accounts, lists, inventories, reports, and statements. The materials relate to the finances and operations of the publisher.

Dates: 1974-1986

Zane Grey publishing correspondence and contracts, 1914-1967

Identifier: MSS 6081 Series 2 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, contracts, and other business materials including those by Zane Grey, Inc. related to their licensing and publishing activities, dating from 1914 to 1967.

Dates: 1914-1967