John Cheever literary manuscripts Edit

Summary

Identifier
11 MWalB02010

Dates

  • 1859-1963 (Creation)
  • 1935-1963 (Creation)

Extents

  • 2.00 Linear Feet (Whole)
  • 7 manuscript boxes other_unmapped (Whole)

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Notes

  • Arrangement

    Arranged in first alphabetically and second chronologically in two series: 1. Short Stories, 1935-1963; 2. Novels, 1859-1963.

    For more information about each series, please consult the series descriptions in the box and folder listings.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.  Please contact the department for more information.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Requests to reproduce or publish material from the collection should be directed to the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.

  • Preferred Citation

    John Cheever literary manuscripts, Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University

  • Other Descriptive Information

    Addenda to this collection may not be listed in the finding aid, but may be available for research use. Please contact us for more information.

  • Scope and Contents

    The collection contains the manuscripts of eighty-eight short stories, many of which were published for the first time in the "New Yorker" magazine. Also included in the collection are the manuscripts for Cheever's first three published novels.

  • Processing Information

    Processed by S. Pyzynski in 1998.  Archon finding aid created by Craig Bruce Smith in 2010.

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