Finding Aid for the Carolyn See papers, 1969-

Finding aid brieflisted by Brooke Whiting, Anne Caiger, Carole Prietto, Dan Luckenbill, Dellene Tweedale(?), Dydia Delyser, Lilace Hatayama, David MacGill and Jaime Lara, 1969-1988. Boxes 117-134 processed by Piyapong Kong Phongpatanakhum, June 2004; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé.
UCLA Library Special Collections
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1575
(310) 825-4988
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Title: Carolyn See papers
Collection number: 1397
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 65.5 linear ft. (131 boxes. 3 oversize boxes.)
Date: 1969-
Abstract: Carolyn See (1934- ) was a professor in the UCLA Department of English. Her published books include: Mothers, daughters (1977), and Rhine maidens (1981). The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts and manuscript drafts, clippings, books, and printed materials related to Carolyn See's literary career.
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.
Creator: See, Carolyn

Processing Note

1969 - 1998, brieflisted by Brooke Whiting, Anne Caiger, Carole Prietto, Dan Luckenbill, Dellene Tweedale(?), Dydia Delyser, Lilace Hatayama, David MacGill and Jaime Lara. Boxes 117-134 processed by Piyapong Kong Phongpatanakhum, June 2004.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in the following series:
  1. Correspondence
  2. Writings by Carolyn See
  3. Writings about Carolyn See
  4. Material collected by Carolyn See
  5. Academic and professional material
  6. Personal material
  7. Awards and honors
  8. Memorabilia.

Scope and Content

The collection documents the literary and academic career of Carolyn See. It contains early writings, her UCLA doctoral dissertation and manuscripts of her many books, articles and reviews. The collection also includes correspondence, recordings, ephemera and material related to professional organizations.

Biography

See was born January 13, 1934 in Pasadena, California; BA, Los Angeles State College of Applied Arts and Sciences (now California State Los Angeles), 1957; MA (1961) and Ph.D (1963), UCLA; published books include: The rest is done with mirrors (1970), Blue money (1973), Mothers, daughters (1977), and Rhine maidens (1981); co-wrote Two schools of thought (1991) with John Espey; taught at UCLA, Department of English; has also written collaborative books with John Espy and her daughter Lisa See Kendall under the joint pseudonym, Monica Highland: Lotus Land (1983), 110 Shanghai road (1986), Golden days (1986), Greetings from Southern California (1988) and Precious cargo (1990).

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Carolyn See Papers (Collection 1397). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Carolyn See, 1969- .

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.
Portions of this collection are restricted. Consult finding aid for additional information.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 2976814 

Related Oral History

The following oral history is available through the UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research:

Subjects and Indexing Terms

PEN (Organization).
See, Carolyn--Archives.
University of California, Los Angeles--Faculty--Archives.
Manuscripts for publications.
Women authors, American--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.

Container List

 

Academic and Professional Materials.

Box 33

Files relating to CPS's position as Loyola-Marymount faculty member. Cassette recordings of Writers' conference, 1982. 1970 - 1985.

Box 34

Cassette recordings of Writer's conference, Writing for your life (cont'd), Copies of CPS Los Angeles Times book reviews to 1982. ca. 1982.

Box 36

Material, including cassette recordings, relating to writer's conferences. 1980 - 1984.

Box 68

Clark Library lecture: correspondence, manuscript, etc. undated.

Box 128, Folder 9

Friends of the Library Newsletter. 2000.

Scope and Content Note

Biography
Box 128, Folder 10

English at UCLA. Spring 2000.

Scope and Content Note

Biography
Box 128, Folder 11

UCLA Today. 2000 October 10.

Scope and Content Note

In memorandum to John Espey
Box 128, Folder 12

Women writing to change the world. 1991 October 24.

Scope and Content Note

Program and photocopy of clipping
Box 128, Folder 13

California. Spring 1996.

Scope and Content Note

Review of Dreaming, p. 57
Box 128, Folder 14

California. Fall 1996.

Scope and Content Note

Review of Golden Days, p. 15
Box 128, Folder 15

UCLA Extension Writers' Program Quarterly. 2000.

Scope and Content Note

Spotlight, p. 4
Box 128, Folder 16

UCLA Guide to Graduate Study in English. 1999-2000.

Scope and Content Note

List of works and accomplishments, p. 43
Box 128, Folder 17

Fourth Annual Los Angeles Writers Conference. 2000.

Scope and Content Note

Biography, p. 12; 2 copies
Box 128, Folder 18

Ashland Writers Conference. 1998 July 26-2000 July 30.

Scope and Content Note

See listed as workshop faculty, includes biography
 

Awards and Honors.

Box 81

California Legislature certificate of recognition, miscellaneous publications, miscellaneous items. undated.

Physical Description: [FLAT BOX]
Box 132, Folder 9

Write On, Women!. 1995 March 11.

Physical Description: Plaque
Box 133, Folder 1

California Governor's Conference for Women. 1999 October 5.

Physical Description: Medal
Box 133, Folder 2

City of Beverly Hills. undated.

Physical Description: Medal
Box 134, Folder 2

Robert Kirsch Award. 1993.

Scope and Content Note

Biography by Jonathan Kirsch
 

Collected by Carolyn See.

Box 51

Writings of Lisa and Richard See. undated.

Box 52

Printed material about and originally belonging to George N. Laws, CPS's father. undated.

Box 68

ABA: souvenirs, articles, etc. 1988.

Box 69

Miscellany: untitled play manuscirpt, Espey clipping, clippings about friends, etc.. undated.

Box 79

Miscellaneous material and magazines, PEN, article ( Kenyon Review). undated.

Box 80

Books: 110 Shanghai Road, Words of Wisdom (by W. Safire), Because it is bitter and because it is my heart (J. C. Oates). undated.

Box 81

Poster for Robert Kirsch Award, the Poet Laureate of Topanga Canyon by Jonathan Kirsch. undated.

Physical Description: [FLAT BOX]
Box 81

Faces of New Guinea calendar. 1992.

General note

(no markings by CS) FILED IN BOX 81 (oversize)
Box 94

Exhibits, miscellaneous publications. undated.

Physical Description: (2 folders)
Box 97

Westword no.6 (1992 Fall), Red jade cups: John Espey at eighty. 1992.

Box 99

LAT, NYT, etc. undated.

Box 129, Folder 12

American Muscle by Robert Laws and Marshall Presnick. 1999 September 9.

Scope and Content Note

First draft
Box 129, Folder 13

Modern Library Editorial Meeting. 1998 December 16.

Box 129, Folder 14

Modern Library 100 Best Non Fiction Bookmark. undated.

Box 129, Folder 15

Folio. Autumn 1995-1996 February 16.

Scope and Content Note

Includes correspondence
Box 129, Folder 16

L.A. Writes. 2000 September-2000 November.

Box 129, Folder 17

Cancer Control Journal. 1976 March-1976 April.

Box 129, Folder 18

Cancer Control Society Directory. 1994 August.

Box 129, Folder 19

Rheotherapy Centers of Tampa Bay. undated.

Scope and Content Note

Information brochure; 5 copies
Box 130, Folder 9

Out of Nowhere Productions by Lisa Fung. 1988 April.

Scope and Content Note

L.A. West, article on Clara Sturak, vol. 9, issue no. 4, 1988 Apr, (p. 54)
Box 131, Folder 7

Vanity Fair. 1995 March.

Box 132, Folder 4

Modern Screen. 1946 June.

Box 132, Folder 5

Money. 1977 March.

Box 132, Folder 6

Publishers Weekly. 1991 March 1.

Scope and Content Note

Lisa See listed as U.S. Correspondence
Box 132, Folder 8

Talk. 2000 September.

 

Correspondence.

Box 1

"Sturak". undated.

General note

(beginning of file)
Box 2

"Sturak", and file, "Carolyn: business up to September 1972". ca. 1972.

General note

(end of "Sturak" file)
Box 3

A - Z, "up to September 1972". ca. 1972.

Box 4 - 5

"to Cinco de Mayo 1978". ca. 1978.

Box 6

Miscellaneous correspondence. 1978.

General note

1 folder of correspondence closed to access except with prior permission of CPS (stored separately)
Box 7 - 8

Miscellaneous correspondence. undated.

General note

(contents of one large and one small unlabeled box file)
Box 9

Miscellaneous correspondence. 1983 July 17 - 1984 July 4.

Box 56

Correspondence. 1986 July 4 - 1986 March 10.

Box 57

Correspondence, from one file box, maintained in original order, A - T. undated.

Box 58

Correspondence, U - Z. undated.

Box 62

A - T. 1987 January 1 - December 10.

Box 63

U - Z. 1987 January 1 - December 10.

Box 72

Correspondence. undated.

Box 85

A - G. 1989 December - 1990 December.

Physical Description: (4 folders)
Box 86

H - Z. 1989 December - 1990 December.

Physical Description: (10 folders)
Box 87

A - D. 1991.

Physical Description: (4 folders)
Box 87

E - Z. 1991.

Physical Description: (12 folders)
Box 96

A - V. 1991 - 1993.

Physical Description: (14 folders)
Box 97

W - Z. 1991 - 1993.

Physical Description: (2 folders)
Box 100

A - N. 1989.

Physical Description: [various folders]
Box 101

O - Z and unfiled. undated.

Physical Description: [various folders]
Box 102

A - T. 1993 July 4 - 1995 September 9 (?).

Physical Description: Various folders

General note

[Transferred to Spec Coll before that date].
Box 103

U - Z. 1993 July 4 - 1995 September 9 (?).

Physical Description: One folder
Box 120, Folder 13

A-B. 1995 September 10-1996 October 15.

Box 121, Folder 1

C. 1995 September 10-1996 October 15.

Box 121, Folder 2-3

D. 1995 September 10-1996 October 15.

Physical Description: [2 folders.]
Box 121, Folder 4

E-G. 1995 September 10-1996 October 15.

Box 121, Folder 5

H-J. 1995 September 10-1996 October 15.

Box 121, Folder 6

K-L. 1995 September 10-1996 October 15.

Box 121, Folder 7

M-N. 1995 September 10-1996 October 15.

Box 121, Folder 8

O-P. 1995 September 10-1996 October 15.

Box 121, Folder 9

Q-R. 1995 September 10-1996 October 15.

Box 121, Folder 10

S-T. 1995 September 10-1996 October 15.

Box 121, Folder 11

U-V. 1995 September 10-1996 October 15.

Box 121, Folder 12

W. 1995 September 10-1996 October 15.

Box 121, Folder 13

X-Z, people she did not know. 1995 September 10-1996 October 15.

Box 122, Folder 1

A-B. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

Box 122, Folder 2

C. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

Box 122, Folder 3

D. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

Box 122, Folder 4

E-G. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

Box 122, Folder 5

H. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

Box 122, Folder 6

I-J. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

Box 122, Folder 7

K-L. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

Box 122, Folder 8

M-N. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

Box 122, Folder 9

O-Q. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

Box 122, Folder 10

R. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

Box 122, Folder 11

S-T. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

Box 122, Folder 12

U-V. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

Box 122, Folder 13

W. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

Box 122, Folder 14

X-Z, miscellaneous fans and cranks. 1996 October 15-1999 December 31.

 

Memorabilia.

Box 116

"Poster" of Lotus Land family tree. undated.

Physical Description: [oversize box, 1 item only]
Box 133, Folder 3

Engraving Plate. 1997 May 30.

Box 133, Folder 4

Compass for a New Century - The Campaign for Occidental. undated.

Physical Description: VHS
Box 133, Folder 5

Los Angeles Times Book Prizes Award Ceremony. 1999.

Physical Description: VHS
 

Miscellaneous.

Box 83

Miscellaneous other material. undated.

 

Personal.

Othertype vault

Personal diary. Restricted.. 1974-1976.

Box 17 - 19

Early personal files, including (Box 18) a "chronology," compiled at age 50. undated.

Box 43 - 46

Income tax returns. 1970s - 1984.

Box 70

Tax receipts. 1986, 1987.

Box 75

Tax deductions and calendar. 1985, 1988.

Box 76

Bank statements and cassettes. undated.

Box 77

Bank statements. 1981 - 1984.

Box 84

Miscellaneous receipts. 1990.

Physical Description: (2 folders)
Box 84

Travel diary. undated.

Box 85

Travel and miscellaneous receipts and statements. 1990.

Box 91

Statements, receipts. 1991 - 1992.

Box 92

Journals with articles. undated.

Box 93

Bank statements: 1991, tax raw material, 1992. 1991-1992.

Physical Description: (3 of 4 folders)
Box 94

Tax raw materials. 1992.

Physical Description: (continued)
Box 94

Checks and receipts. 1991.

Box 108

Bank of America statements, receipts kept for tax. undated.

Box 109

1993 Planning diary and tax receipts, 1994 tax receipts (3 f.) including 1994 Weekly Minder. 1993 - 1994.

Box 127, Folder 2

Photographs. 1999 August 31.

Physical Description: Headshots, 2 negative sheets
Box 127, Folder 3

Family Portrait. 2000 June.

Scope and Content Note

KCET Magazine
Box 127, Folder 4

Photographs. undated.

Scope and Content Note

Personal photos and photo of Dreaming's book signing; 20 photographs, includes negatives
Box 127, Folder 5

Regarding Lisa See and On Gold Mountain. 1995-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous clippings and articles
Box 127, Folder 6

Regarding Lisa Sturak. 1997-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles by Clara and article mentioning Clara
Box 127, Folder 7

Greeting cards. undated.

Scope and Content Note

Anniversary, Valentine's Day, and Christmas cards
Box 127, Folder 8

Journal. 1992-1996.

Scope and Content Note

Expenses, schedule, etc.
Box 127, Folder 9

Mother's correspondence. 1968-1999.

Scope and Content Note

Letters, postcards, newspaper clippings
Box 127, Folder 10

Miscellaneous correspondence. 1991-1999 July 16.

Scope and Content Note

Cards, Los Angeles Times festival of books
Box 127, Folder 11

Los Angeles Times book prizes awards ceremony. 1999 March 14.

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper clippings
Box 128

First draft autobiography, promotion application, step VI. 1995.

Physical Description: Draft with corrections
Box 128

Letters of recommendation for professor step VI. 1988-1995.

Physical Description: Photocopies and faxed copy of letters
Box 135, Folder 1-2

Raw Tax Receipts. 1995.

Physical Description: [2 folders.]
Box 135, Folder 3-4

Raw Tax Receipts. 1996.

Physical Description: [2 folders.]
Box 136, Folder 1

Raw Tax Receipts. 1997.

Box 136, Folder 2

Bank Statements. 1995.

Box 136, Folder 3

Bank Statements. 1996.

Box 136, Folder 4

Bank Statements. 1997.

 

Programs.

Box 129, Folder 1

Los Angeles Public Library 125th Anniversary Celebration Dinners. 1997 November 17.

Box 129, Folder 2

Los Angeles Public Library Turn of the Century Dinners. 1999 November 8.

Box 129, Folder 3

PEN Center USA West - Eighth Annual Literary Awards Festival. 1998 October 29-1998 November 9.

Scope and Content Note

Includes acceptance speech, thank you list, and picture from Publishers Weekly
Box 129, Folder 4

Arizona Book Festival. 1999 March 17-1999 March 21.

Box 129, Folder 5

Celebration of Books. 1999 October.

Scope and Content Note

Includes program and mailing
Box 129, Folder 6

Literary Guild of Orange County - Festival of Women Authors. 1996 May 18.

Box 129, Folder 7

California Governor's Conference for Women. 1999 October 5.

Box 129, Folder 8

Los Angeles and New York in the New Millennium Conference. 1999 May 20-1999 May 21.

Scope and Content Note

2 copies; includes conference schedule
Box 129, Folder 9

Twentieth Annual Los Angeles Times Book Prizes. 2000 April 29.

Scope and Content Note

Includes ticket
Box 129, Folder 10

Brentwood School Twenty-Sixth Commencement. 2000 June 10.

Box 129, Folder 11

Antioch University Los Angeles MFA Creative Writing Program Commencement. 1999 December 18.

 

Publicity files.

Box 49

Publicity files. undated.

Box 68

Appearances, talks, panels, etc. undated.

Box 78

Books promotions. undated.

Physical Description: (3 folders)
 

Recordings.

Box 48

Recordings (video and reel to reel and cassette audio) of CPS and her acquaintances. undated.

 

Writings about Carolyn See.

Box 35

Copies of CPS book reviews for the Los Angeles Times. 1983 - 1984.

Box 50

Miscellaneous articles describing CPS's professional career, Certificates of educational attainments. undated.

Box 91

Books reviews. 1989.

Box 99

Reviews. 1991 - 1993.

Box 113

Washington Post book reviews, copy of Contemporary authors v.22. 1993 - 1994, 1995.

Box 128, Folder 3

Conversation with Carolyn See. 1998 November 18.

Physical Description: Faxed copy
Box 128, Folder 4

Carolyn See quoted. 1996-1999.

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper clippings
Box 128, Folder 5

Carolyn See mentioned. 1991-1996.

Scope and Content Note

Magazine clippings, newspaper clippings, photocopies, faxed copies
Box 128, Folder 6

Collecting the Hollywood Novel by Tom Rusch. 1996 February.

Scope and Content Note

Firsts: the book collectors magazine; 2 copies
Box 128, Folder 7

Carolyn See and John Espey. 1991 May-1995 January.

Scope and Content Note

Includes article on Two Schools of Thought
Box 128, Folder 19

Letters of Recommendation for Professor Step VI. 1988-1995.

Box 130, Folder 1

Literary Trio Monica Highland by Irene Oppenheim. 1988 June.

Scope and Content Note

KCET Magazine, vol. 1, issue no. 6, 1988 Jun, p. 62
Box 130, Folder 2

Carolyn See by Sybil S. Steinberg. 1991 August 30.

Scope and Content Note

Publishers Weekly, 1991 Aug 30, p. 64-65; 2 copies
Box 130, Folder 3

Making History. 1991 November 1.

Scope and Content Note

Summary in Publishers Weekly, 1991 Nov 1, p.20
Box 130, Folder 4

Hot Deals by Maureen O'Brien. 1995 July 17.

Scope and Content Note

Publishers Weekly, 1991 Jul 15, p. 123
Box 130, Folder 7

See Sans Rage by Mona Gable. Summer 1995.

Scope and Content Note

UCLA Magazine, vol. 7, issue no. 2, Summer 1995, p. 26-29; 2 copies
Box 130, Folder 10

The See Dynasty. 1997 October.

Scope and Content Note

Buzz, vol. 8, issue no. 8, 1997 Oct, p. 104-107, 173-175
Box 130, Folder 11

Carolyn See's Family Rituals by Tad Floridis. Winter 1995.

Scope and Content Note

At Random No. 10, vol. 4, issue no. 1, p. 34-39; includes excerpt from Dreaming; 2 copies
Box 130, Folder 12

Monica Highland: Creating in Threes. 1986 October.

Scope and Content Note

Previews, Interview - Carolyn See, Lisa See Kendall, and John Espey, vol. 7, issue no. 10, 1986 Oct, p. 28-30, 39; 2 copies
Box 131, Folder 2

Tell-All Tales by Mary Karr. 1995 June.

Scope and Content Note

Harper's Bazaar, 1995 Jun, p. 98
Box 131, Folder 7

All in the Family by Molly Gould. 1995 May-1995 June.

Scope and Content Note

Interview in San Francisco Review of Books, vol. 20, issue no. 2, 1995 May- 1995 Jun, p. 16-17; 2 copies
Box 134, Folder 4

Profiles and Positions. Winter 1992.

Scope and Content Note

Bomb, issue no. 38, p. 8-9
Box 134, Folder 6

Star Tribune. 1991 July 7.

Scope and Content Note

Two Schools of Thought review; includes photocopies of clippings
Box 134, Folder 7

Los Angeles Times Southern Living Section. 2000 September 6.

Scope and Content Note

Carolyn See mentioned on front page; includes correspondence with David Fine
Box 134, Folder 8

Americans Don't Read? Stop Prattling Before You Get A Pie in the Face by Benni Landau, Santa Monica. 1991 September 13.

Scope and Content Note

ha-Arets Supplement; In Hebrew
Box 134, Folder 9

Weekend Australian. 1990 May 12-1990 May 13.

Physical Description: 2 newspaper clippings, 3 photocopies of clippings

General note

Carolyn See mentioned.
 

Writings by and about Carolyn See.

Box 55

The rest is done with mirrors (typescript removed from 100s), catalog and publications with articles by and about CPS. undated.

Box 59

Los Angeles Times and New York Times book reviews (manuscripts and copies) 1985, cassette recording; also publications added 1987. 1985, 1987.

Box 60 - 61

Publications with articles by or about CPS, including (Box 60) Golden Days (2 copies). undated.

Box 67

Book reviews (holograph manuscripts), articles, treatements, etc., and Los Angeles Times Op ed pieces. 1987.

Box 68

Greetings from Southern California: manuscripts, reviews, promotional packets, postcards, etc. undated.

Box 74

Reviews, aticles, etc. undated.

Box 84

Material on, about, by Carolyn See. undated.

Box 89

Articles and book reviews. 1991.

Box 90

Book reviews - Making history w/corrections (2 folders) - miscellaneous writing projects. 1990.

Box 92

Book fairs and exhibtions - articles by, about Carolyn See - UCLA teacher evaluations - Making history. undated.

Physical Description: (3 folders)
Box 94

Making history promotions - Two schools of thought, correspondence. undated.

Box 95

Making History. undated.

Physical Description: (proofs, 2 sets) - scrapbook [FLAT BOX]
Box 98

Books: Lotus Land, Drommenes gate (in Norwegian), Inter/view (1990). 1990, 1992.

Box 107

Ephemera, memorabilia from 1993 - 94: Southern California Library banquet program, Publishers' catalogs, Sex, Death and God (wrappers), Life Aftersho(?). 1993 - 1994.

Box 114

Dreaming: releases, party schedules, interview with mother, orginal outline. Junge dissertation (Sheila Ross, CS ...). Mentions in publications. undated.

Box 115

Clippings of publications, publications. Photographs (negatives and contact prints) by Christopher Springman. 1985.

General note

[BOX NOT FULL]
Box 128, Folder 2

Clippings, photocopies, faxed copies. 1991-2000.

 

Writings by Carolyn See.

Box 1

Copies of publications containing articles by CPS. undated.

General note

(See also Box 31 - 32)
Box 10 - 12

Complete set, CPS's published books and (Box 10) her UCLA Ph.D. dissertation in English, The Hollywood novel: an historical and critical study. 1963.

Box 13 - 17

Manuscripts for magazine articles. undated.

Box 20 - 21

Manuscripts, including (Box 20) first manuscript written, and (Box 21) The rest is done with mirrors. undated.

Box 22 - 23

Blue money. undated.

Physical Description: (manuscripts)
Box 24 - 25

Mothers, daughters. undated.

Physical Description: (manuscripts)

Scope and Content Note

Also contains (Box 24) notes for, and (Box 25) copy of, the book.
Box 26

Rhine maidens. undated.

Physical Description: (manuscripts)
Box 27

Rhine maidens. undated.

Physical Description: (manuscript [photocopy])
Box 28 - 29

Lotus land. undated.

Physical Description: (manuscripts)
Box 31 - 32

Copies of quarterlies and other publications containing CPS articles. 1956 - 1982.

General note

(See also flat box no.1)
Box 31

Golden Days. undated.

Physical Description: (draft manuscript)
Box 37 - 39

Copies of magazines containing CPS articles. undated.

Box 46

Various scripts. undated.

Box 47

Galleys and proofs sheets for various novels. undated.

Box 53

A waiting game, Lotus Land. undated.

Physical Description: (typescript, uncorrected proofs, 2 copies in wrappers, foreign edition)
Box 54

110 Shanghai Road (copy), Lotus land (treatment for television by William Bast), college English textbook with CPS note, diary Japan, two audio tapes. undated.

Box 58

110 Shanghai Road, Golden Days. undated.

Physical Description: (uncorrected proofs, typescript [photocopy])
Box 63

Golden Days (typescript [photocopy?]), 110 Shanghai Road (notes), miscellaneous manuscripts, book reviews. 1986.

Box 64 - 65

Publications (books, serials, translations), clippings. undated.

General note

[1987 additions also in Box 59]
Box 66

Copies of publications containing articles by CPS. undated.

General note

(See also Box 31 - 32)
Box 67

Golden Days: working file, non-working file, English reviews, etc. undated.

Box 71

Publications and foreign editions: Greetings from Southern California, Lotus land, 110 Shanghai Road. undated.

Box 73

Manuscripts. undated.

Box 78

Making history [ms] - first and third drafts. undated.

Physical Description: (18 folders)
Box 78

Articles - The Sunday Age (190). undated.

Box 79 - 80

Making history raw materials tax. 1989.

Physical Description: (4 folders)
Box 82

Making history [ms] - 3 drafts (final w/corrections, next to last w/notes, unidentified draft) - published edition - promotional material. undated.

Box 83

Proofs: Sex, death and God in Los Angeles - Los Angeles Times poetry article (1991) - bank statements - PEN (1990 - 1992), Map for Drowners (1990). 1990-1992.

Box 84

Manoa (a Pacific Journal of International Writing, Fall 1991) - 2 copies - New School Bulletin (1990 Spring). 1990-1991.

Box 88

Waiting game. undated.

Physical Description: [ms] (p.1 - 72)
Box 91

Articles by, about Carolyn See. undated.

Box 94

Dreaming. undated.

Physical Description: [holograph ms]
Box 97

Books: Making history - Sex, death and God in Los Angeles (2 copies) - Writing for your life - Dreamers & desperadoes - Voice of one's own. undated.

Box 101

Dreaming. 1993 November 20.

Physical Description: [holograph first draft]
Box 103

Dreaming manuscripts: First typed, heavily revised, and Design copy. undated.

Box 104

Dreaming manuscripts: 2nd typed, heavily revised, Master set (first pass), Photo layouts. undated.

Box 105

Dreaming manuscripts: Final copy with new introd., Printer's copy, and Camera ready (?) copy. undated.

Box 106

Dreaming manuscripts: Galley proofs, Manuscript (fourth working draft deleted by CS, Struggle and Joy added in holograph to title page, and numerous h(?). undated.

Box 110

Copies of publications and proofs: Fawcett Crest reprints, Louder than Words, La Belle de Shanghai, first publications in journal Statement. 1956 - 1957.

Box 111

Monica Highland, Precious Cargo, first draft. undated.

Box 112

Precious Cargo, second draft. undated.

Box 117, Folder 1-2

The Handyman. undated.

Physical Description: [2 folders.]

Scope and Content Note

First written draft
Box 117, Folder 3

The Handyman. undated.

Scope and Content Note

Draft with corrections, ch. 1-9 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 117, Folder 4

The Handyman. undated.

Scope and Content Note

Draft with corrections, ch. 10-24 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 117, Folder 5

The Handyman. undated.

Scope and Content Note

Setting copy, p. 1-135 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 117, Folder 6

The Handyman. undated.

Scope and Content Note

Setting copy, p. 136-269 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 1

The Handyman. 1998 May 15.

Scope and Content Note

LB copy, p. vii-172, missing pg. 51-63 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 2

The Handyman. 1998 May 15.

Scope and Content Note

LB copy, p. 173-271, ch. 5, ch. 9, ch. 20 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 3

The Handyman. 1998 August 27.

Scope and Content Note

New layouts
Box 118, Folder 4

The Handyman. 1998 September 10.

Scope and Content Note

Revised page proofs #1, p. 1-110 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 5

The Handyman. 1998 September 18.

Scope and Content Note

Revised page proofs #1, p. 111-227 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 6

The Handyman. 1998 October 3.

Scope and Content Note

Revised page proofs #2, p. A-110 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 7

The Handyman. 1998 October 3.

Scope and Content Note

Revised page proofs #2, p. 111-227 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 8

The Handyman. 1998 October 23-1998 October 28.

Scope and Content Note

Revised page proofs #3, p. vi, xviii, xix, 70, 140
Box 118, Folder 9

The Handyman. 1998 October 28-1998 October 29.

Scope and Content Note

Creative graphics inc. editing
Box 118, Folder 10

The Handyman. 1998 October 5.

Physical Description: Floppy disk
Box 118, Folder 11

The Handyman. 1998 July 7-1998 August 28.

Scope and Content Note

Rough page proofs - master set, p. i-91 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 118, Folder 12

The Handyman. 1998 July 7-1998 August 28.

Scope and Content Note

Rough page proofs - master set, p. 92-216 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 119, Folder 1

The Handyman. 1998 March 24.

Scope and Content Note

Letter, notes, and edited manuscript, p. 1-118 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 119, Folder 2

The Handyman. 1998 March 24.

Scope and Content Note

Edited manuscript, p. 119-271 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 119, Folder 3

The Handyman. 1999 March 12.

Scope and Content Note

Blues and lasers
Box 119, Folder 4

The Handyman. 1998 November 6.

Scope and Content Note

Confirming page proofs, p. A-83 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 119, Folder 5

The Handyman. 1998 November 6.

Scope and Content Note

Confirming page proofs, p. 84-228 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 119, Folder 6

The Handyman. undated.

Scope and Content Note

7th draft, p. 1-150 (f. 1 of 2)
Box 119, Folder 7

The Handyman. undated.

Scope and Content Note

7th draft, p. 151-303 (f. 2 of 2)
Box 120, Folder 1

The Handyman. 1999 July 29.

Scope and Content Note

Screenplay by Howard M. Gould
Box 120, Folder 2

The Handyman. 1998 January 5-1998 January 8.

Scope and Content Note

Grants of rights to Random House Inc.
Box 120, Folder 3

The Handyman. 1999 March-2000 April.

Scope and Content Note

Publicity
Box 120, Folder 4

The Handyman. 1999 April 20.

Scope and Content Note

CD - Handyman special written and performed by Ellen Chrystal
Box 120, Folder 5

The Handyman. 1997 December 18.

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper clippings - Excerpt of The Handyman, p. 18, three copies
Box 120, Folder 6

The Handyman. 1999 June 24-1999 June 30.

Scope and Content Note

Advertisement in Santa Monica Mirror
Box 120, Folder 7

The Handyman. 1999 March 14-2000 May 21.

Scope and Content Note

LA Times booksellers list
Box 120, Folder 8

The Handyman. 1998 May-1999 March.

Scope and Content Note

Reviews
Box 120, Folder 9

The Handyman. 1999 April.

Scope and Content Note

Reviews
Box 120, Folder 10

The Handyman. 1999 May-2000 April.

Scope and Content Note

Reviews
Box 120, Folder 11

The Handyman. Spring 1999.

Scope and Content Note

Review in Random House, p. 33
Box 120, Folder 12

The Handyman. undated.

Scope and Content Note

Reviews
Box 124, Folder 1

Dreaming. 1993 March 15-1993 May 7.

Scope and Content Note

Grant of rights to Random House Inc.
Box 124, Folder 2

Dreaming. undated.

Physical Description: Book cover
Box 124, Folder 3

Dreaming. 1995 September 14.

Scope and Content Note

Agreement for purchase of literary material
Box 124, Folder 4

Dreaming. Winter 1995.

Scope and Content Note

Review in Random House Modern Library, p. 45; 3 copies
Box 124, Folder 5

Dreaming. 1995 February-1995 June.

Scope and Content Note

Tour: Publicity
Box 124, Folder 6

Dreaming. 1994 December-1996 January.

Physical Description: Copies of clippings
Box 124, Folder 7

Dreaming. 1995 March-1996 October.

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings
Box 124, Folder 8

Dreaming. 1994-1996.

Scope and Content Note

Magazine clippings, reviews, etc.
Box 124, Folder 9

Dreaming. 1995-1996.

Scope and Content Note

The critics' choice award
Box 125, Folder 1

Making History. 1995 June 1.

Scope and Content Note

Screenplay by Floyd Byars
Box 125, Folder 2

Making History. 1994 October-1995 July.

Scope and Content Note

Letter of agreement
Box 125, Folder 3

Making History. undated.

Physical Description: Cassette tape
Box 125, Folder 4

Making History. undated.

Physical Description: Book cover
Box 125, Folder 5

Making History. 1991 August-1991 Sep.

Scope and Content Note

Publicity
Box 125, Folder 6

Making History. 1991 June-1992 January.

Scope and Content Note

Los Angeles Times book review correspondence
Box 125, Folder 7

Making History. 1991 September-1991 November.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence
Box 125, Folder 8

Making History. 1991 June 30.

Scope and Content Note

Los Angeles Times article and proofs
Box 125, Folder 9

Making History. 1989 December-1991 December.

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper clippings
Box 125, Folder 10

Making History. 1991 June-1996 December.

Physical Description: Magazine clippings, copies of clippings, etc.
Box 125, Folder 11

Making History. 1991 September-1991 December.

Scope and Content Note

New York Times book review
Box 125, Folder 12

Making History. Spring 1993.

Scope and Content Note

Letter to Carolyn See in Michigan Quarterly, vol. 32, issue no. 2, Spring 1993, p. 296-301; 2 copies
Box 126, Folder 1

110 Shanghai Road. 1986 July-1986 Sep.

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings and photocopies of clippings
Box 126, Folder 2

Golden Days. undated.

Scope and Content Note

Publicity
Box 126, Folder 3

Golden Days. 1986 August-1996 December.

Scope and Content Note

Magazine articles and photocopies of clippings
Box 126, Folder 4

Golden Days. 1986 October-1996 October.

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings
Box 126, Folder 5

Golden Days. 1996 February 20.

Scope and Content Note

Reversion of rights; also includes paperwork for other novels
Box 126, Folder 6

Precious Cargo. ca. 1980s.

Scope and Content Note

Monica Highland's unpublished novel - prologue
Box 126, Folder 7

Precious Cargo. ca. 1980s.

Scope and Content Note

Monica Highland's unpublished novel - book I
Box 126, Folder 8

Precious Cargo. ca. 1980s.

Scope and Content Note

Monica Highland's unpublished novel - book II
Box 126, Folder 9

Precious Cargo. ca. 1980s.

Scope and Content Note

Monica Highland's unpublished novel - book III
Box 126, Folder 10

Anthology and magazine work. 1996-1997.

Scope and Content Note

Various works
Box 126, Folder 11

A Piece On Talk Shows?. 1972 September 22.

Scope and Content Note

Includes correspondence with WEST
Box 126, Folder 12

The Girl Who Became Her Hair. 1979 November 1.

Scope and Content Note

Presentation for an unusual television series
Box 126, Folder 13

Story About Harvard. undated.

Scope and Content Note

Includes 2 photographs
Box 126, Folder 14

Alexandria. undated.

Scope and Content Note

Excerpt
Box 127, Folder 1

F. Scott Fitzgerald at 100. 1996.

Scope and Content Note

Entry by Carolyn See
Box 128, Folder 1

Typed draft and photocopies of clippings. 1988-2000.

Box 128, Folder 8

Large and Luxurious. 1999 February-1999 March.

Scope and Content Note

Hawaii Westways, p. 10; 2 copies
Box 128, Folder 20

First Draft Autobiography, Promotion Application, Step VI. 1995.

Box 130, Folder 5

Christmas on the Lamb. 1976 December.

Scope and Content Note

Human Behavior, vol. 5, issue no. 12, 1976 Dec, p. 56-59
Box 130, Folder 6

My Daddy, The Pornographer. 1972 August.

Scope and Content Note

Esquire, vol. lxxvii, issue no. 2, 1972 Aug, p. 110-113, 184-186
Box 130, Folder 8

A Marked Woman. 1995 October.

Scope and Content Note

Allure, 1995 Oct, p. 80-85; 2 copies
Box 131, Folder 1

When the Boozing is Over. 1999 January.

Scope and Content Note

Harper's Bazaar, 1999 Jan, p. 64
Box 131, Folder 3

She Can't Say No. 1998 July.

Scope and Content Note

Live! Magazine, vol. 3, issue no. 6, 1998 Jul, p. 32-33
Box 131, Folder 4

Family Fragments. 1995 March-1995 April.

Scope and Content Note

AARP Modern Maturity, vol. 38, issue no. 2, 1995 Mar-1995 Apr, p. 52-56, 76; 2 copies
Box 131, Folder 5

Front Lines. 1995 November-1995 Dec.

Scope and Content Note

AARP Modern Maturity, vol. 38, issue no. 6, 1995 Nov-1995 Dec, p. 18-20
Box 131, Folder 6

Going Blind. 1997 October.

Scope and Content Note

AARP Modern Maturity, vol. 40W, issue no. 5, 1997 Oct, p. 46-49
Box 131, Folder 8

Rats of Topanga Canyon. 1998 November.

Scope and Content Note

Sunset, 1998 Nov, p. 39; 4 copies
Box 131, Folder 9

Newfoundland Refrain. 1997 July.

Scope and Content Note

Westways, vol. 89, issue no. 7, 1997 Jul, p. 44-47, 70; 4 copies
Box 131, Folder 10

My Aunt's Victorville. 1998 January.

Scope and Content Note

Westways, vol. 90, issue no. 1, 1998 Jan, p. 72; 2 copies; includes 2 clippings of article
Box 132, Folder 1

Breaking the Ice. 1998 Mar.

Scope and Content Note

Westways, vol. 90, issue no. 3, 1998 Mar, p. 36-39, 63; 3 copies
Box 132, Folder 2

A Novel Town. 1998 June.

Scope and Content Note

Westways, vol. 90, issue no. 6, 1998 Jun, p. 22-27; 3 copies
Box 132, Folder 3

Rustling Up A Rhyme. 1998 September.

Scope and Content Note

Westways, vol. 90, issue no. 9, 1998 Sep, p. 28-32; 3 copies
Box 134, Folder 1

Dreaming. 1994 July 13-1994 July 20.

Scope and Content Note

Layout
Box 134, Folder 3

Diving Into the Wreck. 1995 February 25.

Scope and Content Note

Los Angeles Times Magazine, 1995 Feb 25, p. 18-22, 44; 2 copies
Box 134, Folder 5

Los Angeles Times Book Review. 2000 April 16.

Scope and Content Note

Excerpt from Alexandria, p. 8
 

Book Reviews.

Box 123, Folder 1

Washington Post Reviews. 1996.

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings
Box 123, Folder 2

Washington Post Reviews. 1997.

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings
Box 123, Folder 3

Washington Post Reviews. 1998.

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings
Box 123, Folder 4

Washington Post Reviews. 1999-2000.

Physical Description: Newspaper clippings
Box 123, Folder 5

Washington Post Reviews. 1996.

Physical Description: Holograph, includes calendar
Box 123, Folder 6

Washington Post Reviews. 1997.

Physical Description: Holograph
Box 123, Folder 7

Washington Post Reviews. 1998.

Physical Description: Holograph