Series 2: Hemingway Biographical Files

11 boxes

This collection is stored at Firestone Library and Firestone Library.

This collection is stored onsite at Firestone Library. Original Hemingway letters in box 12, folder 1 and box 3, folder 23A are stored in special vault facilities.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Collection Creator: Baker, Carlos, 1909-1987..

Dates: 1800s-1961.

Extent: 11 boxes

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

Researchers may be required to use surrogates of collection items stored in special vault facilities. Consult curator for access.


Consists of material compiled by Baker relating to all facets of Hemingway's life. Included is genealogical information, copies of additional Hemingway correspondence, printed matter, memorabilia, a few photographs, and correspondence and notes of Baker about Hemingway. Also present is a miscellaneous file (1899-1939) of Xerox copies of letters, printed matter, and other ephemera of and about Hemingway compiled by an unidentified collector.


Arranged chronologically.

Preferred Citation

Series 2: Hemingway Biographical Files; 1800s-1961; Carlos Baker Collection of Ernest Hemingway, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

    Title Date Container
    Subseries 2A: General Files 1800s-1961 Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 2B: Miscellaneous Biographical Files 1899-1939 Explore Multiple Containers

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