• Call Number: COTSEN2_c14
    Container: Box 1, Folders 4-6

P. L. Travers Correspondence

112.0 items

This collection is stored at ReCAP.

Some or all of this collection is stored offsite, which may delay delivery time.

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Collection Creator: Shepard, Mary, 1909-2000 and Travers, P. L., (Pamela Lyndon), 1899-1996.

Dates: Mostly 1978-1989.

Dates: 1965 September 12-1995 August 20.

Located In: Box 1, Folders 4-6

Extent: 112.0 items

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is stored offsite. Please consult with the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections about having the collection recalled to Firestone Library for your use. This process normally requires 48-72 hours notice.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Description

Letters to P. L. Travers spanning May 20, 1979-September 4, 1991. Most are from her agent, Harriet Wasserman, and from various publishers, including Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Topics of interest include: Mary Poppins banned from San Francisco Public Library (see previous series), subsequent revisions to Mary Poppins, television rights to Mary Poppins, possible stage productions of Mary Poppins, royalties, family wills, and distribution of P. L. Travers's papers after her death.

Arrangement

Chronological.

Preferred Citation

P. L. Travers Correspondence; 1965 September 12-1995 August 20 (mostly 1978-1989); Mary Shepard and P. L. Travers Archive, Box 1, Folders 4-6; , Princeton University Library.

    Request Checked Items
    Title Date Container
    From John Cairney 1979 May 20 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Richard M. Ader 1980 March 5 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Richard M. Ader 1980 April 11 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Michel M. Grilikhes 1980 June 17 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Harriet Wasserman 1980 July 2 Box 1, Folder 4
    Telegram from Harriet Wasserman 1980 July 26 Box 1, Folder 4
    Envelope from Francelia Butler letter undated Box 1, Folder 4
    From Harriet Wasseman 1980 November 18 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Harriet Wasserman 1980 December 5 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Barbara Lucas 1981 January 23 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Kay Kappas 1981 February 11 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Harriet Wasserman 1981 February 13 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Linda Zuckerman 1981 February 18 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Barbara Lucas 1981 February 20 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Barbara Lucas undated Box 1, Folder 4
    From Harriet Wasserman 1981 March 11 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Richard M. Ader 1981 March 13 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Diane Moglen 1981 April 13 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Maria Modugno 1981 September 3 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Philip (?) 1982 June 24 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Colin A. McLaren 1983 March 3 Box 1, Folder 4
    From D.M. Dooling 1983 March 17 Box 1, Folder 4
    Contract for television rights to Mary Poppins 1984 March 29 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Fiona Lawson 1987 July 22 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Fiona Lawson 1987 July 24 Box 1, Folder 4
    Concerning Moya Travers's Will 1987 September 14 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Iain Rodger 1989 April 7 Box 1, Folder 4
    From "Ken", Temenos Academy circa 1991 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Ilene Cooper 1991 May 17 Box 1, Folder 4
    From D.M. Dooling, Parabola 1991 June 4 Box 1, Folder 4
    From John Matthews circa 1991 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Gail Penston 1991 July 22 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Ellen Draper 1991 August 15 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Liz Attenborough 1991 August 23 Box 1, Folder 4
    From Joyce Nakamura 1991 September 4 Box 1, Folder 4
    To Clifton Fadiman 1968 August 17 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Sir Martin Charteris 1976 December 27 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Staffan Bergsten 1977 February 19 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Miss Worthington circa 1978 January 23 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Miss Worthington 1978 January 23 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Miss Worthington 1978 March 9 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Dr. Ravi Ravindra circa 1978 April 22 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Dr. Ravi Ravindra 1978 April 22 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Dr. Ravi Ravindra 1978 April 22 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Mr. Taylor 1978 December 11 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Miss Fitch 1979 January 10 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Harriet Wasserman 1979 June 12 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Mary Shepard 1979 June 29 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Miss Bray 1979 October 5 Box 1, Folder 5
    To James H. Hawn 1979 November 23 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Jeff Church 1979 November 23 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Jonathan Cott 1979 November 23 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Parabola 1979 December 7 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Linda Zuckerman and to Harriet Wasserman 1979 December 21 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Sylvia Brooks 1980 January 11 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Harriet Wasserman 1980 January 11 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Mr. Franklin 1980 January 17 Box 1, Folder 5
    To the Scots Ancestry Research Association 1980 January 18 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Mircea Eliade 1980 January 18 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Harriet Wasserman 1980 January 24 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Woman's Hour 1980 March 9 Box 1, Folder 5
    To the Editor of The Irish Times 1980 March 15 Box 1, Folder 5
    To the Editor of The Irish Times 1980 March 15 Box 1, Folder 5
    To the Editor of The Irish Times 1980 March 24 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Harriet Wasserman 1980 March 28 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Unknown 1980 April 7 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Mrs. Vaughan 1980 May 1 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Susan Bergholz 1980 May 1 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Mr. Yarish 1980 September 15 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Francelia Butler circa 1980 November Box 1, Folder 5
    To Harriet Wasserman 1981 February 25 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Barbara Lucas 1981 February 25 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Margaret K. McElderry 1981 March 20 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Harriet Wasserman and Timothy (?) 1981 March 25 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Kathleen Bursley 1982 April 7 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Claire Smith 1982 October 16 Box 1, Folder 5
    To John Rush 1983 January 11 Box 1, Folder 5
    To John Rush, copy 1983 January 11 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Claire Smith 1983 January 24 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Doro Russell(?) 1983 March 22 Box 1, Folder 5
    To John Rush 1984 April 1 Box 1, Folder 5
    To John Rush 1984 April 12 Box 1, Folder 5
    To James Hamilton 1986 November 19 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Dr Wangyal 1989 May 21 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Ron Baron 1989 May 27 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Staffan Bergsten 1989 May 27 Box 1, Folder 5
    To Eugene Reynal undated Box 1, Folder 5
    To Unknown undated Box 1, Folder 5
    To Staffan Bergsten undated Box 1, Folder 5
    To Louise Welch undated Box 1, Folder 5
    To B.D.(?) undated Box 1, Folder 5
    From Adrian House 1969 July 11 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Laura Jackson 1970 September 12 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Adrian House 1970 November 18 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Brian Sibley 1972 August 30 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Joseph Campbell 1975 December 17 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Staffan Bergsten 1979 May 28 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Mary Shepard(?) 1979 June 6-1989 April 8 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Joseph Campbell 1980 February 7 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Jonathan Cott 1981 February 26 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Kersy Katrak 1981 June 29 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Richard M. Ader 1982 May 24 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Kersy Katrak and Usha Katrak 1982 September 8 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Adrian House 1988 March 18 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Laurens van der Post 1988 November 14 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Ron Baron 1989 January 15 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Staffan Bergsten 1989 May 8 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Philip Jebb 1991 May 11 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Philip Jebb 1991 June 26 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Janice Brent 1995 February 27 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Adrian House 1995 August 30 Box 1, Folder 6
    From Joseph Campbell 1965 September 12 Box 1, Folder 6

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