Harvey Smith Novels
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- Smith, Harvey, 1894-1969.
- Title and dates:
- Harvey Smith Novels
- Consists of manuscripts and related material for four works of fiction by American novelist Harvey Smith (Princeton Class of 1917).
- 1.8 linear feet
- 2 archival boxes, 1 flat box
- Call number:
- Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections
Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA
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- Storage note:
- This collection is stored offsite at the ReCAP facility.
Harvey Smith was an American novelist and storywriter.
The collection consists of manuscripts and related material for four works of fiction by Smith (Princeton Class of 1917). Included are corrected page proofs, reviews, and related correspondence for Shelter Bay (1964), tales of the Quebec north shore in the 1920s; a typescript, publicity matter, a scrapbook of clippings, and related correspondence for The Gang's All Here (1941), a humorous satire on college reunions; and typescripts for Twin Pines and Other Highlights in the Lives of the Horace W. Osbornes (1947), and Nine to Five (1944).
Arranged as follows: Shelter Bay--page proofs, correspondence, clippings; Twin Pines . . .--typescripts; Nine to Five--typescripts; The Gang's All Here--typescript, correspondence, printed matter, scrapbook (in flat box).
Access and Use
Please consult with Rare Books and Special Collections about having the collection recalled to Firestone Library for your use. This process normally requires 48-72 hours notice.
The collection is open for research.
Restrictions on Use and Copyright Information
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Associate University Librarian for Rare Books and Special Collections. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
Acquisition and Appraisal
Provenance and Acquisition
Donated to Princeton University by Landon Raymond '17 in 1946.
Location of Copies or Alternate Formats
Publications by Smith: The Gang's All Here (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1941), Nine to Five (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1944), Twin Pines and Other Highlights in the Lives of the Horace W. Osbornes (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1947), and Shelter Bay (Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1964).
Processing and Other Information
Folder inventory added by Kelly Rafey '16 in 2013.
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Language(s) of this Finding Aid
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Harvey Smith Novels, Box and Folder Number; Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.
- Class reunions -- 20th century -- Fiction.
- Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence.
- Quebec (Province) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
- Correspondence -- 20th century.
- Manuscripts -- 20th century.
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