Finding Aid for the Sir Hall Caine Papers, 1880-1931

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Sir Hall Caine Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1880-1931
Collection number: 881
Creator: Caine, Hall, Sir, 1853-1931
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Abstract: Thomas Henry Hall Caine (1853-1931) was the author of various novels, plays, short stories, nonfiction, and two silent film screenplays. The collection consists of approximately 100 pieces of correspondence, a few manuscript pages of poetry, and ephemera.
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Sir Hall Caine Papers (Collection 881). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 709546 

Biography

Thomas Henry Hall Caine was born in Runcorn, Cheshire, England on May 14, 1853; author of various novels, including Shadow of a Crime (1885), A Son of Hagar (1887), The Eternal City (1901), and The Woman of Knockaloe: a Parable (1923); also wrote plays, short stories, nonfiction, and two silent film screenplays; edited two books, Sonnets of Three Centuries and King Albert's Book: a Tribute to the Belgian King and People; worked as a leader-writer for Mercury, a Liverpool periodical; died in 1931.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of approximately 100 pieces of correspondence, a few manuscript pages of poetry, and ephemera.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Caine, Hall, Sir, 1853-1931--Archives.
Authors, English--Archival resources.


Container List

 

Correspondence

Box 1

Adams, William Davenport, 1851-1904.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Adderley, Father.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Arnold, Sir Edwin, 1832-1904.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Authors' Syndicate, London.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Barrett, Mr.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Barrett, C.A., Esquire.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Barrett, Miss Constance.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Brenon, Herbert.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Bright, Addison.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine (fragment)
Box 1

Bright, Mary Chavelita (Dunne) “Mrs. R.G. Bright”.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Bright, Reginald Golding, d.1941.

Scope and Content Note

3 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Burgin, George Brown, 1856-1944.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Caine, Mary Hall (Chandler) lady.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Mrs. Colles (wife of Morris Colles [?]) referring to her husband Hall Caine.

Note

Filed in folder labeled “Letters re Hall Caine.”
Box 1

Caine, William Ralph Hall, 1865-1939.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Morris Colles referring to his brother, Hall Caine.

Note

Filed in folder labeled “Letters re Hall Caine.”
Box 1

Canton, William, 1845-1926.

Scope and Content Note

3 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Christy, Gerald.

Scope and Content Note

8 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Clucas, G Fred.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Colles, William Morris, 1855-1926.

Scope and Content Note

6 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Collins, Arthur Pelham, 1863-1932.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Edward Smith Willard referring to Hall Caine.

Note

Filed in folder labeled “Letters re Hall Caine.”
Box 1

Cragg, Mrs. Crookes, Sir William, 1832-1919.

Scope and Content Note

5 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

David, Miss.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Dennis, William.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Dolman, Frederick.

Scope and Content Note

3 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Fairholme, Edward G.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Fairholme, Captain.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Feinnes, Mr.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Furniss, Harry, 1854-1925.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Gould, Francis Carruthers, 1844-1925.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Griffiths, Alfred P.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Haggard, Sewell, 1879-1928.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Hamer, Mr.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Hammerton, Mr.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Harding, D. Lyn, 1867-.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.

Note

See: Harding, David Llewellyn
Box 1

Heath, Joyce.

Scope and Content Note

4 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Knoblock, Edward, 1874- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.

Note

See: Knoblauch, Edward
Box 1

The Lecture Agency, Limited.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Little, James Stanley, 1856-1940.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Marzials, Sir Frank Thomas, 1840-1912.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Meltzer, Mrs.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Owen, Carson.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Partridge, Sir Bernard, 1861-1945.

Scope and Content Note

8 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Rees, Leonard, 1856-1932.

Scope and Content Note

13 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Robertson, Mr.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Russell, Mr.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Shields, Frederic James, 1833-1911.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Slade, Jope.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Smith, Copeland.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Stefánsson, Jon, 1862-.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter addressed “Dear Sir” mentioning Hall Caine.

Note

Filed in folder labeled “Letters re Hall Caine.”
Box 1

Tewson, William Orton, 1877-1947.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Thorne, Mrs.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Tillotson and Son, Limited.

Scope and Content Note

4 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Tinsley's magazine.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Tucker, Frederick.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Turner, Fred.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Waddy, Mr.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Ward and Downey, firm, publishers, London.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Watts-Dunton, Theodore, 1832-1914.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Willard, Edward Smith, 1853- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from Arthur Pelham Collins referring to Hall Caine.

Note

Filed in folder labeled “Letters re Hall Caine.”
Box 1

Wintle, James C.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Woodward, Mr.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Unidentified letters from Hall Caine to various persons.

Physical Description: (5 items).
Box 1

Miscellaneous manuscript material

Physical Description: (4 leaves).
Box 1

3 holograph poems, mounted in a book. Typed transcripts accompany text.

Scope and Content Note

  • “Sunrise at Styx Pass”
  • “Vale of St. John”
  • “Night”
Box 1

Ephemera

Physical Description: (11 items).

Scope and Content Note

1 folder of newspaper clippings, some pasted to grey sheets of paper.
Box 1

Cragg, Mrs.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.
Box 1

Griffiths, Alfred P.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters from H. Caine.
Box 1

Wintle, W. James.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter from H. Caine.