Book and Project Working Files

7 boxes

This collection is stored at Firestone Library, Firestone Library and ReCAP.

This collection is stored partially onsite at Firestone Library and partially offsite (boxes 103-114; 122-226; 230-248; 265-275; 303) at the ReCAP facility. Boxes 1-11; 13-19; 22-29; 32-47; 50-56; 59-62; 64-66; 227-229; 280-291; 305-308; and 310-318 are stored in a special vault facilities in Firestone Library.

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

Collection Creator: Morrison, Toni. 1931-.

Dates: 1955-2014.

Extent: 7 boxes

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

This material is stored off site. Please allow 24-48 hrs for retrieval.

Description

Includes correspondence with editors, publishers, and contributors; publicity tour information; translations and screenplay adaptations related to Morrison's books. Related publisher correspondence, literary agency correspondence, and literary rights permissions can be found in the other Working Files subseries. Book contracts and royalty statements can be found in the Working Files from Morrison's House.

Arrangement

Grouped by book title.

Preferred Citation

Book and Project Working Files; 1955-2014; Toni Morrison Papers, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

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