Finding Aid for the Willard Hougland Papers, 1946

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UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
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Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
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Finding Aid for the Willard Hougland Papers, 1946

Collection number: 664

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • Manuscripts Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
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Online finding aid edited by:
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© 2002 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Willard Hougland Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1946
Collection number: 664
Creator: Hougland, Willard
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Willard Hougland was a writer, publisher, anthropologist, impresario, businessman and gourmet cook. He also ran a rare book store and art gallery in the South Bay area of Los Angeles County. The collection contains correspondence, a short story, a poem, and signed typescript copies of materials presented for consideration to Willard Hougland while assistant to the director at the Laboratory of Anthropology in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and as editor of the New Mexico number of the Southwest review.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

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Restrictions on Access

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

Additional Physical Form Available

A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
  • Public Services Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Willard Hougland, 1956.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Willard Hougland Papers (Collection 664). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 1720515 

Biography

Hougland was originally from Kansas City; became writer, publisher, anthropologist, impresario, businessman and gourmet cook; served as assistant to the director, Laboratory of Anthropology, Santa Fe, New Mexico; edited the New Mexico number of the Southwest Review, 1946; moved to California, where he ran a rare book store and art gallery in the South Bay area of Los Angeles County; died in 1958 in Monterey, California.

Scope and Content

Collection contains signed typescript copies of materials presented for consideration to Willard Hougland, assistant to the director, Laboratory of Anthropology, Santa Fe, New Mexico, and editor of the New Mexico number of the Southwest review, 1946. Also contains related correspondence, including letters from Joseph O'Kane Foster, Haniel Long, Robert Nathan, Edward Teller, and Frank Lloyd Wright, as well as a typescript short story from Foster and a poem from Long.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Hougland, Willard--Archives.
Southwest review.
Periodical editors--New Mexico--Santa Fe--Archival resources.
Museum curators--New Mexico--Santa Fe.
Manuscripts for publication.


Container List

Folder 1

Clippings concerning the New Mexico issue. Also, miscellaneous typescript pages, unidentified.

 

Bradford, Roark, 1896-

Folder 2

When the dogs barked.

Physical Description: Typescript short story. 2 copies, 6pp. and 7pp.
 

Brill, A[braham] A[rden] 1874-1948

Folder 30

Typed letter signed to Hougland from Dr. A.A. Brill, October 23, 1944.

 

Chavez, Fray Angelico, 1910-

Folder 4

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, April 4, 1946.

Scope and Content Note

See also: Hunt, Robert.
 

Church, Peggy Pond, 1903-

Folder 5

Postcard signed to Hougland, January 31, 1946, from Taos.

Folder 5

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, February 13, 1946, from Taos.

Folder 5

Typescript poems by Pond.

Physical Description: 30pp.
 

Cottam, Betty

Folder 6

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, n.d.

Folder 6

Typescript poem.

Physical Description: 2pp. (2 copies).
 

Davey, Isabel

Folder 7

The beech tree.

Physical Description: Typescript short story, 4pp. (3 copies).
 

Fergusson, Erna, 1888-

Folder 8

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, January 8, 1945.

Folder 8

Typescript article concerning the position of the Indian.

Physical Description: 2 copies.
 

Fletcher, John Gould, 1886-

Folder 27

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, June 23, 1947, from Little Rock, Arkansas, concerning article by Frank Waters.

Physical Description: 8pp.
 

Foster, Joseph O'Kane, 1898-

Folder 9

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, February 21, Taos.

Physical Description: 1p.
Folder 9

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, March 23, 1946, Taos.

Physical Description: 1p.
Folder 9

Clipping about Foster.

Folder 9

The west, the west!

Physical Description: Typescript short story, 16pp. Carbon copy, 19pp.
 

Garland, Marie Indor, 1870-

Folder 10

Typescript poems.

Physical Description: 4pp.
Folder 10

Holograph manuscript of poems.

Physical Description: 6pp.
 

Hartley, Roland English

Folder 11

Holograph letter to Hougland, April 6, 1946, Sante Fe.

Physical Description: 1p.
Folder 11

River Through the Town.

Physical Description: Typescript poem, 1p. Carbon copy, 1p.
Folder 11

Ranchos de Toros.

Physical Description: Typescript poem, 3pp.
 

Helm, MacKinley, 1896-

Folder 12

Holograph note to Hougland, December 12, 1942.

Folder 12

Holograph letter signed, November 21, 1942, Brookline, Massachusetts.

Folder 12

Typescript article on Jesus Guerrero Galvan.

Physical Description: 4pp.
Folder 12

6 photographs of works by Galvan.

Physical Description: ca. 2 × 3.
 

Henderson, Alice Corbin, 1881-

Folder 13

A winter in New Orleans.

Physical Description: Typescript short story, 9pp. Carbon copy, 8pp.
 

Hiler, Hilaire, 1898-

Folder 14

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, March 7, 1946, Hollywood.

Physical Description: 1p.
Folder 14

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, April 8, 1946.

Physical Description: 1p.
Folder 14

Request comment, article on art in the United States.

Physical Description: Typescript, 8pp. (7 copies).
 

Hunt, Robert

Folder 15

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, March 24, 1946. (Signed Bob).

Physical Description: 1p.
Folder 15

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, April 20, 1946. (Signed Bob).

Physical Description: 1p.
Folder 15

Note from Hougland.

Physical Description: Holograph, 1p.
Folder 15

Typescript poem.

Physical Description: 1p. With carbon copy, 1p.
Folder 15

Review of: Eleven lady lyrics by Fray Angelico Chavez.

Physical Description: Typescript, 9pp. Carbon copy, 7pp.
 

Johnson, Spud

Folder 16

Boy with guitar: Morning.

Physical Description: Typescript, 14pp.
Folder 16

Farm Serenades.

Physical Description: Typescript poems, 1p.
 

Laughlin, Ruth, 1889-

Folder 17

The last week.

Physical Description: Typescript, 7pp. Carbon copy.
 

Long, Haniel, 1888-

Folder 18

Holograph letter to Hougland, January 27, 1947, Sante Fe.

Folder 18

Holograph letter to Hougland, January 8, 1946, Sante Fe.

Folder 18

The Green Gate.

Physical Description: Typescript poem. 2 copies.
Folder 18

Legend.

Physical Description: Typescript poem, 3pp.
 

Luhan, Mabel (Ganson) Dodge, 1879-

Folder 19

Holograph letter signed to Luhan from Hougland, February 12, 1946, from Sante Fe, with note on bottom from Luhan to Hougland, February 16.

Folder 19

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, January 30, 1946, Taos.

Folder 19

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, February 12, 1947, Taos.

Folder 19

Telegram to Hougland, March 30, 1946, Taos.

Folder 19

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, n.d.

Folder 19

2 typescript letters unsigned to Luhan. March 12 and 16.

Folder 19

Typescript short story signed, no title.

Physical Description: 4pp.
Folder 19

Typescript article, Holiday from science.

Physical Description: 10pp. (2 copies pp.8-10).
Folder 19

Holograph manuscript, 4pp. of Holiday from science.

 

Martin, Curtis

 

Holograph letter signed to Hougland, February 26, 1946, from Danbuty, Connecticut.

Folder 20

Jacquinot Bay.

Physical Description: Typescript, 14pp. (2 copies).
 

Maxwell, Allen

 

Holograph letter signed from Max to Hougland, March 1, 1946, from University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico [English Department].

Folder 21

Typescript letter unsigned from Hougland (?) to Matt, March 12, 1946.

 

Nathan, Robert, 1894-

Folder 22

Holograph letter signed from Nathan to Hougland, n.d., New York.

 

Pearce, Thomas Matthews, 1902-

Folder 23

My inter-American affairs.

Physical Description: Typescript manuscript, 15pp. (2 copies).
 

Sinclair, John L, 1902-

Folder 24

The liberation of Tansy McBruin, typescript short story.

Physical Description: 23pp.
 

Swallow, Alan, 1915-

Folder 25

Typescript poem.

Physical Description: 2pp. (2 copies).
 

Tedlock, Ernest Warnock, 1910-

Folder 26

Credo, 1946.

Physical Description: Typescript poem, 2pp. Also, carbon copy, 4pp.
Folder 26

Scene legal.

Physical Description: Typescript poem, 1p.
 

Teller, Dr. Edward, Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory

Folder 27

Typed letter signed to Frank Waters, June 30, 1947. Los Alamos, New Mexico.

Physical Description: 2pp.
 

Waters, Frank, 1902-

Physical Description: 6pp.

Scope and Content Note

Published material relating to article by Waters that appeared in 1946 issue of Southwest Review, The magic that persists: New Mexico's heritage. Consists of letters commenting on the article from John Gould Fletcher, Dr. Edward Teller, and a reply from Waters. Also, Holograph letter to Hougland from Waters, July 20, 1947.
Folder 27

The Magic that persists.

Physical Description: Typescript, 9pp.
 

Wendland, Margery

Folder 28

Typescript poem, Wild horses in the sky.

Physical Description: 2pp. (4 copies).
 

Wiley, Charles

Folder 29

Holograph letter signed from Hoagland to Bob, with note from Bob at bottom, n.d., concerning poems (?).

Physical Description: 1p.
Folder 29

Typescript poems.

Physical Description: 6pp.
 

Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1869-

Folder 30

Typescript note signed to Hoagland, October 30, 1944, concerning A.A. Brill.