Mary Poppins Business Correspondence

170.0 items

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

Dates: Mostly 1950-1975.

Dates: 1943 March 19-1986 July1.

Extent: 170.0 items

Languages: English.

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Description

Letters to Mary Shepard (Knox), illustrator of the Mary Poppins books, spanning 1943 March 19-1968 September 25. From business correspondents, most notably her agent A. S. Knight.

Preferred Citation

Mary Poppins Business Correspondence; 1943 March 19-1986 July1 (mostly 1950-1975); Mary Shepard and P. L. Travers Archive, , Princeton University Library.

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    Title Date Container
    From Curtice Hitchcock to Mary Shepard 1943 March 19 Box 1, Folder 34
    From J. G. Howe to Mary Shepard 1944 January 24 Box 1, Folder 34
    From David Higham to Mary Shepard 1946 November 12 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Mary Shepard to Eugene Reynal 1950 March 23 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Larienice(?) Jones, Harcourt Brace and Co., to Mary Shepard 1950 July 14 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Eugene Reynal to Mary Shepard 1950 October 27 Box 1, Folder 34
    From J. G. Howe to Mary Shepard 1951 November 2 Box 1, Folder 34
    From J. G. Howe to Mary Shepard 1951 November 5 Box 1, Folder 34
    From J. G. Howe to Mary Shepard 1951 November 16 Box 1, Folder 34
    From J. G. Howe to Mary Shepard 1952 April 25 Box 1, Folder 34
    From J. G. Howe to Mary Shepard 1952 September 16 Box 1, Folder 34
    From J. G. Howe (?) to Mary Shepard 1952 November 14 Box 1, Folder 34
    From William W. Vickery to Mary Shepard 1953 March 2 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Rosamond Ramsey to Mary Shepard 1953 March 2 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Cadness Page to Mary Shepard 1953 March 24 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Patricia Cohen to Mary Shepard 1957 July 19 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Anna Bier to Mary Shepard 1958 April 23 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1961 November 22 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Mary Shepard to A. S. Knight 1961 November 24 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1961 November 27 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Elizabeth Stitt to Mary Shepard 1961 December 12 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Kaye Webb to Mary Shepard 1961 December 27 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Margaret K. McElderry to Mary Shepard 1961 December 29 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Kaye Webb 1962 January 3 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Kaye Webb 1962 January 8 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1962 January 15 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Margaret K. McElderry to Mary Shepard 1962 January 16 Box 1, Folder 34
    From David Higham to A. S. Knight 1962 January 17 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Kaye Webb 1962 January 30 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Margaret K. McElderry to Mary Shepard 1962 January 31 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Mary Shepard to Margaret K. McElderry 1962 February 2 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Margaret K. McElderry to Mary Shepard 1962 February 9 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to David Higham 1962 February 14 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Kaye Webb to Mary Shepard 1962 February 14 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Mary Shepard to Kaye Webb (draft) 1962 February 16 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1962 February 19 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1962 February 19 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1962 February 22 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Mary Shepard to Kaye Webb 1962 March 5 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1962 March 13 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Evan Dunnell to Mary Shepard 1962 March 28 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Margaret K. McElderry 1962 April 5 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Margaret K. McElderry 1962 May 3 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1962 May 18 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1962 May 23 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Margaret K. McElderry to Mary Shepard 1962 July 6 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1962 July 10 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Margaret K. McElderry to Mary Shepard 1962 August 1 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Evelyn Zerzanek to Mary Shepard 1962 October 1 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1962 October 16 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Margaret K. McElderry to Mary Shepard 1962 November 26 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Margaret K. McElderry to Mary Shepard 1962 December 7 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Sheila M. Watson 1963 June 24 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Lheda(?) Stallworth to Mary Shepard 1964 February 7 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Mary Shepard to Susan Dickinson 1964 March 13 Box 1, Folder 34
    Extract from letter from Harcourt Brace to A. S. Knight 1964 March 23 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Susan Dickinson to Mary Shepard 1964 April 1 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Elizabeth Stitt to Mary Shepard 1964 April 2 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Mary Shepard to P. L. Travers 1964 April 23 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Susan Dickinson(?) to Mary Shepard 1964 April 24 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Bjorn Dalgren to Mary Shepard 1964 May 21 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Margaret K. McElderry to Mary Shepard 1964 May 26 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Susan Dickinson to Mary Shepard 1964 June 23 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Elizabeth D. Crawford to Mary Shepard 1964 July 17 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1965 January 29 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1965 February 8 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Mary Shepard to Collins Publishers 1965 February 23 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to David Higham circa 1965 March Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Adrian House 1965 March 23 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Gordon Fielden to A. S. Knight 1965 April 7 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Edward A. Hodge to Mary Shepard 1965 April 14 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Edward A. Hodge 1965 April 20 Box 1, Folder 34
    From D. F. Ainsworth to A. S. Knight 1965 July 1 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to D. F. Ainsworth 1965 July 19 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Maria Hunt to Mary Shepard 1965 August 6 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to C. James 1965 September 16 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1965 October 29 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to C. James 1965 October 29 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to D. F. Ainsworth 1965 October 29 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Sheila Stafford to Mary Shepard 1965 November 29 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1965 December 1 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to David Higham 1965 December 6 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1966 February 7 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Edward A. Hodge 1966 March 29 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to E. T. L. Marriott 1966 April 14 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1966 October 10 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1966 October 17 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1966 October Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1967 April 10 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1967 April 26 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Sotheby & Co to A. S. Knight 1968 February 14 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Jane Borchers to Mary Shepard 1968 February 29 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard circa 1968 September 23 Box 1, Folder 34
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1968 September 25 Box 1, Folder 34
    From Louise Orr to A. S. Knight 1968 July 16 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to A. S. Knight 1968 July 20 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1968 July 23 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1968 September 3 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1968 September 6 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Margaret K. McElderry to Mary Shepard 1968 October 2 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1968 October 7 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Barbara Zimmerman 1968 October 28 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1968 November 15 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1968 December 30 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1969 January 17 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to A. S. Knight 1969 March 4 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1969 March 10 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1969 May 5 Box 1, Folder 35
    Copyright certificate for "Mary Poppins Comes Back" record sleeve 1969 May 13 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1969 June 16 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1969 June 17 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1969 October 24 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to A. S. Knight 1969 November 1 Box 1, Folder 35
    Copyright certificate for "Mary Poppins From A to Z" record sleeve, with letter from A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1969 November 10 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Sotheby & Co to A. S. Knight 1970 May 4 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Elizabeth D. Crawford 1972 April 10 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to John Ferrone 1972 April 17 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Mary Shepard 1974 July 30 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to P. L. Travers 1974 September 27 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to Barbara Lucas 1975 January 21 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Barbara Lucas to A. S. Knight 1975 January 21 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Barbara Lucas to A. S. Knight 1975 January 27 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to P. L. Travers 1975 February 3 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight to P. L. Travers 1975 February 5 Box 1, Folder 35
    A. S. Knight card with to-do list undated Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Barbara Lucas 1975 February 18 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Barbara Lucas to A. S. Knight 1975 February 20 Box 1, Folder 35
    Form letter from Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc. 1975 March Box 1, Folder 35
    From Geoffrey Wake to Barbara Lucas 1975 March 3 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Geoffrey Wake to Mary Shepard 1975 March 4 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Meredith Charpentier to Geoffrey Wake 1975 April 4 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Geoffrey Wake to Mary Shepard 1975 May 1 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to J. F. Seddon 1975 June 24 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Barbara Lucas to Geoffrey Wake 1975 July 29 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Geoffrey Wake to E. H. Shepard 1975 September 17 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Barbara Lucas to Mary Shepard 1975 September 26 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Geoffrey Wake to Mary Shepard 1976 February 18 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Geoffrey Wake 1977 March 9 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Meredith Charpentier to Geoffrey Wake 1977 March 29 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Geoffrey Wake to Mary Shepard 1978 February 9 Box 1, Folder 35
    From John Seddon to Mary Shepard 1978 October 3 Box 1, Folder 35
    Mary Shepard to Miss E. Stevens, Curtis Brown Ltd. (draft) 1979 June 15 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Michael Hamilton to Mary Shepard 1979 August 9 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Arlene F. Pinhasik to David Higham Associates, Ltd. 1980 June 23 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Jaqueline Korn to Mary Shepard 1980 July 1 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Jaqueline Korn 1980 July 3 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Jaqueline Korn to Mary Shepard 1980 July 14 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Alene F. Pinhasik 1980 July 15 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Enid Fairhead to Mary Shepard 1980 October 24 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Jane Fior to Mary Shepard 1981 March 6 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Nan Johnson 1981 March 29 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Nan Johnson (draft) 1981 June 19 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Susan Dickinson to Nan Johnson 1981 June 4 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Enid Fairhead to Mary Shepard 1981 November 16 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Susan Dickinson (draft) 1982 October 1 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Karen Matula 1982 October 1 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Nan Johnson 1985 August 26 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Yuji Takeda to Mary Shepard 1986 January 23 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Christine, Millenium Fund 1986 July 17 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to P. L. Travers 1986 July 21 Box 1, Folder 35
    From "D" to Mary Shepard undated Box 1, Folder 35
    From Susan Dicksinson to Mary Shepard (incomplete) undated Box 1, Folder 35
    Notes on Mary Poppins artist's rights and royalties circa 1978 Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Mr. Hitchcock undated Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Nan Johnson (draft) undated Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Edward A. Hodge undated Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to Unknown undated Box 1, Folder 35
    List of original Mary Poppins drawings to be sent to Sotheby's 1969 April 24 Box 1, Folder 35
    List of original Mary Poppins drawings to be sent to Sotheby's 1969 October Box 1, Folder 35
    List of original drawings for "Mary Poppins Opens the Door" undated Box 1, Folder 35
    List of original drawings for "Mary Poppins in the Park" undated Box 1, Folder 35
    List of original drawings for "Mary Poppins" and "Mary Poppins Comes Back" undated Box 1, Folder 35
    List of original drawings for "Mary Poppins Opens the Door" and "Mary Poppins in the Park" 1968 February 16 Box 1, Folder 35
    List of original drawings for "Mary Poppins" and "Mary Poppins Comes Back" undated Box 1, Folder 35
    Letter from Mary Shepard to Susan Dickinson (draft) undated Box 1, Folder 35
    Notes on royalties from the Hungarian edition of Mary Poppins undated Box 1, Folder 35
    From Mary Shepard to A. S. Knight circa 1960-1961 Box 1, Folder 35
    From A. S. Knight (?) to Mary Shepard (draft) undated Box 1, Folder 35
    "The Pooh-Poppins connection" newspaper clipping 1982 May 21 Box 1, Folder 35
    Receipt for illustrations and jacket 1962 July 31 Box 1, Folder 35
    Receipt for illustrations and jacket, "Mary Poppins from A to Z" 1962 June 29 Box 1, Folder 35
    Receipt for typing, "Mary Poppins from A to Z" 1962 February 15 Box 1, Folder 35
    Receipt for typing 1962 March 23 Box 1, Folder 35
    Receipt for payment from P. L. Travers 1965 May 12 Box 1, Folder 35
    Receipt for foreign use of Mary Poppins illustrations 1966 December 22 Box 1, Folder 35
    Royalty statement 1975 April 25 Box 1, Folder 35
    Copyright agreement for "Mary Poppins Painting Book" 1968 May 20 Box 1, Folder 35
    Royalty statement 1974 October 25 Box 1, Folder 35
    General Release contract between Mary Shepard, Harcourt Brace & World, and P. L. Travers 1966 Box 1, Folder 35

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