Guide to the Papers of Kenneth Roberts, 1890 - 1972Manuscript ML-25

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Series 1, Papers, 1890-1972

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Box: 11, Dates: circa 1947-1955

Book MSS: "Rabble in Arms" - Booklet MSS: "Know New England"

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  • Folder: 1, "Rabble in Arms": Statistics on sales, circa 1947
  • Folder: 2, "Rabble in Arms": Synopsis, undated
  • Folder: 3, "Reviews and Consequences": Correspondence concerning permissions to quote from reviews, 1950
  • Folder: 4, "Reviews and Consequences": List of review copyright registrations, 1950
  • Folder: 5, "Reviews and Consequences": Typescript, incomplete, 1950
  • Folder: 6, "The Seventh Sense": Carbon, title page - p.232, undated
  • Folder: 7, "The Seventh Sense": Carbon, pp. 233-465, undated
  • Folder: 8, "The Seventh Sense": Discarded pages, 1955
  • Folder: 9, "The Seventh Sense": Galley proofs, corrected, 1953
  • Folder: 10, "The Seventh Sense": Holograph draft, 1951
  • Folder: 11, "The Seventh Sense": Illustrations, circa 1954-1955
  • Folder: 12, "The Seventh Sense": Index, undated
  • Folder: 13, "The Seventh Sense": Miscellaneous carbons, undated
  • Folder: 14, "The Seventh Sense": Miscellaneous corrected chapters, undated
  • Folder: 15, "The Seventh Sense": Miscellaneous typed pages, corrected, undated
  • Folder: 16, "The Seventh Sense": Notes, undated
  • Folder: 17, "The Seventh Sense": Page proofs, 1953
  • Folder: 18, "The Seventh Sense": Sketch and photograph of plaque in Hollis, New Hampshire, honoring Henry Gross, 1951-1952
  • Folder: 19, "The Seventh Sense": Transcript of Lowell Thomas' lecture on Umm a' Sabaan and the fresh water wells in the desert, 1955
  • Folder: 20, "The Seventh Sense": Page proofs, partial, undated
  • Folder: 21, "The Seventh Sense": Statistics on sales, circa 1947
  • Folder: 22, "Know New England": Newspaper clippings of the "Know New England" contest, 1950
  • Folder: 23, "Know New England": Notebook containing corrected originals, circa 1950
  • Folder: 24, "Know New England": Published booklet, published by the Boston Herald-Traveller Corporation, circa 1950
  • Folder: 25, "Know New England": Typescript, circa 1950

Box: 12, Dates: 1926-1958

Bookplates - Copies of Kenneth Roberts' correspondence

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  • Folder: 1, Bookplates, undated
  • Folder: 2, Book Reviews: Arundel, typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 3, Book Reviews: "The Battle of Cowpens"; clippings, 1958
  • Folder: 4, Book Reviews: "The Battle of Cowpens"; typed copies, 1958
  • Folder: 5, Book Reviews: "Boon Island"; clippings, 1955-1956
  • Folder: 6, Book Reviews: "Boon Island"; published review in "Collins' Book List", Fall, 1956
  • Folder: 7, Book Reviews: "Boon Island"; typed copies, 1955-1956
  • Folder: 8, Book Reviews: "Captain Caution"; typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 9, Book Reviews: "Henry Gross and His Dowsing Rod"; published in "The Atlantic Bookshelf", April, 1951
  • Folder: 10, Book Reviews: "I Wanted To Write"; clippings and carbon copies, 1949
  • Folder: 11, Book Reviews: "I Wanted To-Write"; radio script, Clara Claasen on the Gorham Munson Program, "Tips To Writers,", 1949
  • Folder: 12, Book Reviews: "I Wanted To Write"; typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 13, Book Reviews: "The Lively Lady"; typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 14, Book Reviews: "Lydia Bailey"; published in "Book-of-the-Month Club Book Dividend", July 1947, Doubleday Book News, February 1947, and in Wings, January 1947, 1947
  • Folder: 15, Book Reviews: "Lydia Bailey, typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 16, Book Reviews: Miscellaneous mentions, undated
  • Folder: 17, Book Reviews: "Northwest Passage"; clippings, 1937
  • Folder: 18, Book Reviews: "Northwest Passage"; typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 19, Book Reviews: "Oliver Wiswell"; clippings, 1940
  • Folder: 20, Book Reviews: "Oliver Wiswell"; published in "Everyday Reading", April 1941, and "Time", November 25, 1940
  • Folder: 21, Book Reviews: "Oliver Wiswell;" typed copies I, undated
  • Folder: 22, Book Reviews: "Oliver Wiswell;" typed copies II, undated
  • Folder: 23, Book Reviews: "Rabble in Arms:" typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 24, Book Reviews: "Why Europe Leaves Home"; clippings, 1922
  • Folder: 25, Christmas card lists, 1938-1941
  • Folder: 26, Citation: Special Pulitzer Prize awarded by Columbia University, 1957
  • Folder: 27, Clippings, 1926-1957
  • Folder: 28, Contemporary Writers: Article: "The Ice Clearing Dates of the Maine Lakes", by Charles B. Forbes; reprinted from "Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society", October, 1945
  • Folder: 29, Contemporary Writers: Article: "The Land of the Leaping Lira", by Anna Roberts; draft, carbon, undated
  • Folder: 30, Contemporary Writers: Article: "Modern Book Collecting For The Impecunious Amateur", by Herbert Faulkner West; mimeograph copy, 1936
  • Folder: 31, Contemporary Writers: Article: "Path of the Settlement and Distribution of Population of Maine", by Charles B. Forbes; reprinted from "Economic Geography", 1944
  • Folder: 32, Contemporary Writers: Article: "Progress of a Novelist", by Marjorie Mosser; mimeograph copy, undated
  • Folder: 33, Contemporary Writers: Article: "Tykes", by David T. Smith; source unidentified, undated
  • Folder: 34, Contemporary Writers: Article: Untitled, by "Flora Bailey" (Mrs. Robert B. Choate); re: asparagus beds, drafts, carbon, undated
  • Folder: 35, Contemporary Writers: Article: "We Witched Water", by Nancy Ewart Bond; in "Woman's Day", May, 1956
  • Folder: 36, Contemporary Writers: Magazine: "The Author," Spring 1952, with contributions by several writers, undated
  • Folder: 37, Contemporary Writers: Pamphlet: "Arctic Controversy: The Letters of John Ral", by Vilhjalmur Stefansson; reprinted from the "Geographical Journal", December, 1954
  • Folder: 38, Contemporary Writers: Pamphlet: "Dermatology and Industry", by John G. Downing, M.D.; reprinted from "Clinics", Vol. Ill, 1944
  • Folder: 39, Contemporary Writers: Research paper: "The Life and Times of Doctor Isaac Senter", by W. H. Oatway, Jr., M.D.; for the William Snow Miller Medical History Seminar, December, 1941
  • Folder: 40, Copies of Kenneth Roberts' replies to correspondents: Vol. I, 1937-1942
  • Folder: 41, Copies of Kenneth Roberts' replies to correspondents: Vol. I, 1942-1943
  • Folder: 42, Copies of Kenneth Roberts' replies to correspondents: Vol. II, 1943-1945
  • Folder: 43, Copies of Kenneth Roberts' replies to correspondents: Vol. II, 1945-1946

Box: 13, Dates: 1908-1957

Cornell University - Diary 1919-1920

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  • Folder: 1, Cornell University: Book: "Centennial History and Biographical Directory of the Chi Psi ""Fraternity", edited by H. Seger Slifer and Hiram L. Kennicott, 1941
  • Folder: 2, Cornell University: Book: "The 1908 Class Book", 1908
  • Folder: 3, Cornell University: Cartoons, photographs and postcards, undated
  • Folder: 4, Cornell University: Clippings, 1908
  • Folder: 5, Cornell University: Club directories, 1912-1914
  • Folder: 6, Cornell University: Magazine: "The Purple and Gold", January, 1957
  • Folder: 7, Cornell University: Cornell University, undated
  • Folder: 8, Cornell University: Page from "The Cornell Deadly Sin", Spring Day 1906; original and photocopy, 1906
  • Folder: 9, Cornell University: Pamphlet: "Annual Report of Alpha Psi of Chi Psi", 1913-1914
  • Folder: 10, Cornell University: Pamphlet: "How Cornell Does It", reprinted from "The Boston Transcript"; May 29, 1911
  • Folder: 11, Cornell University: Programs, miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 12, Cornell University: Scrapbook "Cornelliana", undated
  • Folder: 13, Cornell University: Ticket Stubs, undated
  • Folder: 14, Crank Letters, 1941
  • Folder: 15, Crank Letters, 1943-1945
  • Folder: 16, Crank Letters, 1946-1950
  • Folder: 17, Diaries, 1913-1914
  • Folder: 18, Diaries, 1915
  • Folder: 19, Diaries, Siberia, 1918-1919
  • Folder: 20, Diaries, 1919-1920

Box: 14, Dates: 1919-1933

Diaries - Dowsing (Subject)

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  • Folder: 1, Diaries, 1919-1920
  • Folder: 2, Diaries, 1922-1923
  • Folder: 3, Diaries, 1924
  • Folder: 4, Diaries, 1925
  • Folder: 5, Diaries, 1926
  • Folder: 6, Diaries, 1927
  • Folder: 7, Diaries, 1928
  • Folder: 8, Diaries, 1929
  • Folder: 9, Diaries, 1930
  • Folder: 10, Diaries, 1931
  • Folder: 11, Diaries, 1932
  • Folder: 12, Diaries, 1933
  • Folder: 13, Diaries, 1934
  • Folder: 14, Diaries, 1935
  • Folder: 15, Dowsing: "An Answer To Water Shortages", by Kenneth Roberts; in "Doubleday Newsletter", July, 1954
  • Folder: 16, Dowsing: "The Art of Dowsing", by H. Frederick Pritchard; in "Fate", July, 1951
  • Folder: 17, Dowsing: "Can He Find Water?...Kenneth Roberts Says Yes"; author and source unidentified, undated
  • Folder: 18, Dowsing: "Divining-Rod Still Mystifies", by H. G. Hunting; in "Technical World Magazine", undated
  • Folder: 19, Dowsing: "Dowsing Is Nonsense", by Kenneth Roberts; drafts, undated
  • Folder: 20, Dowsing: "Drought, Doubt and Dowsing", by Park Breck; in "The Bermudian", July, 1951
  • Folder: 21, Dowsing: "End of Drought Is In Sight"; "U.S. News and World Report", January 18, 1957
  • Folder: 22, Dowsing: "Firsthand Report on Dowsing", by Brooks Shepard; in "Harper's Magazine", September, 1951
  • Folder: 23, Dowsing: "Ground Water", by A. N. Sayre; in "Scientific American", November, 1950
  • Folder: 24, Dowsing: "Mineralogia"" Cornubiensis: A Treatise on Minerals, Mines and Mining...," by W. Pryce; London, 1778; typed copy, undated
  • Folder: 25, Dowsing: "Once A Scoffer, T. G. Stewart Found By Accident He Had The Water Divining ""Power", by T. G. Stewart; carbon, 1944
  • Folder: 26, Dowsing: "Revolution In Water Seeking"; "Fortnight", August 31, 1953
  • Folder: 27, Dowsing: "Some Notes on Water Divining", by Weld Arnold; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 28, Dowsing: "That Divining Rod Problem", by Dr. Alfred Gradenwitz; in "Technical World ""Magazine", April, 1907
  • Folder: 29, Dowsing: "Water Divining: Mysterious Art Simply Operation Of A Force Of Nature", by T. G. Stewart; carbon, 1936
  • Folder: 30, Dowsing: "Water Divining Not Based On Empty Superstition Of Middle Ages But On Practical ""Science", by T. G. Stewart; carbon, 1937
  • Folder: 31, Dowsing: "Water Dowser", by Verner Z. Reed; in "Vermont Life", Spring, 1953

Box: 15, Dates: 1890-1972

Dowsing - Immigration

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  • Folder: 1, Dowsing: Bahamas Map, 1956
  • Folder: 2, Dowsing: Cartoon, undated
  • Folder: 3, Dowsing: Clippings, 1907-1918
  • Folder: 4, Dowsing: Clippings, 1920's
  • Folder: 5, Dowsing: Clippings, 1940's
  • Folder: 6, Dowsing: Clippings I, 1950's
  • Folder: 7, Dowsing: Clippings II, 1950's
  • Folder: 8, Dowsing: Clippings, undated
  • Folder: 9, Dowsing: Equipment ads, undated
  • Folder: 10, Dowsing: Experiments and experimenters, undated
  • Folder: 11, Dowsing: Interview: Kenneth Roberts and Alice Bond on audiograph disc, Jan. 5, 1956
  • Folder: 12, Dowsing: Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 13, Dowsing: Natural Gas: Brochures, 1956-1957
  • Folder: 14, Dowsing: Natural Gas: Clippings, 1956-1957
  • Folder: 15, Dowsing: Natural Gas: Letters of Edward "Ted" Fancott to an unidentified friend, 1957
  • Folder: 16, Dowsing: Natural Gas: Prospectus: Oilmont Petroleum Corporation, Montreal, 1957
  • Folder: 17, Dowsing: Natural Gas: Notebook I, 1949
  • Folder: 18, Dowsing: Natural Gas: Notebook II, 1949-1950
  • Folder: 19, Dowsing: Natural Gas: Notes, undated
  • Folder: 20, Dowsing: Pamphlets: "Dr. Gesner's Kerosene", by Kendall Beaton; reprinted from "The Business ""History Review", March, 1955
  • Folder: 21, Dowsing: Pamphlets: "The New Coral Harbour Yacht Club", Nassau, N.P., Bahamas, undated
  • Folder: 22, Dowsing: Pamphlets: "Some Notes on Water Divining", by Guy Underwood, undated
  • Folder: 23, Dowsing: Pamphlets: "Successful Operations of the Electric Metal Locating Instrument", by Oscar J. Lee, American Mineral Deposits Tracing Co., circa 1907
  • Folder: 24, Dowsing: Pamphlets: "Terreohmetric"" Science", by Oscar J. Lee, American Mineral Deposits Tracing Co., circa 1907
  • Folder: 25, Dowsing: Pamphlets: "Wizards Of The Forked Twig", by Henry Pleasants, Jr.; reprinted from "The ""General Magazine and Historical Chronicle", University of Pennsylvania, Summer, 1947
  • Folder: 26, Dowsing: Patents issued to Fred H. Brown, 1900, 1901, 1903, and to August P. Lighthill, 1884
  • Folder: 27, Dowsing: Photographs, undated
  • Folder: 28, Dowsing: Radio script: "Books That Point The Way", Jesse Pindell Pierce, commentator, January 5, 1958
  • Folder: 29, Dowsing: Report: "Metal Mining, Milling and Ore Dressing", by Kenneth Roberts; illustrated, 1907
  • Folder: 30, Dowsing: Report: "Uranium Expedition to S.E. Utah", by Kenneth Curtis, 1955
  • Folder: 31, Dowsing: Speech: Kenneth Roberts, before the New England Council; audiograph disc and transcript, November 16, 1956
  • Folder: 32, Dowsing: Statement by Paul L. Burnham re: Gross' location of leaking water pipe, 1949
  • Folder: 33, Dowsing: Statement by Nellie Lane Hoxie re: analysis of Henry Gross' handwriting, undated
  • Folder: 34, Dowsing: Wyoming maps, 1955-1956
  • Folder: 35, General Correspondence, 1890-1896
  • Folder: 36, General Correspondence, 1908-1911
  • Folder: 37, General Correspondence, 1912-1913
  • Folder: 38, General Correspondence, 1914-1915
  • Folder: 39, General Correspondence, 1916-1917
  • Folder: 40, General Correspondence, 1921-1928
  • Folder: 41, General Correspondence, 1930-1939
  • Folder: 42, General Correspondence, 1940-1948
  • Folder: 43, General Correspondence, 1950-1958
  • Folder: 44, General Correspondence, 1967-1972
  • Folder: 45, General Correspondence, undated
  • Folder: 46, Health: Unidentified health information, undated
  • Folder: 47, Health: Article: "Is Science Finding The Secret of Life?," by Robert West Howard; in "Pageant", November, 1950
  • Folder: 48, Health: Article: "Your Weight and Your Life", by Alfred L. George, M.D.; in "Omnibook"" Best-Seller Magazine", circa 1951
  • Folder: 49, Health: Clippings, 1951
  • Folder: 50, Health: Personal health notes, undated
  • Folder: 51, Immigration: Articles: "Americanization: The Other Side of the Case", by John Kulamer; source unidentified, undated
  • Folder: 52, Immigration: Articles: "The Goal of Central Europeans", by Kenneth Roberts; in "Saturday Evening ""Post", November 6, 1920
  • Folder: 53, Immigration: Articles: "Musings Without Method"; author and source unidentified, 1920
  • Folder: 54, Immigration: Articles: "Plain Remarks on Immigration for Plain Americans", by Kenneth Roberts; in "Saturday Evening Post", February 12, 1921
  • Folder: 55, Immigration: Articles: "Syndicalism Strikes", by L. E. McKenzie; in "Saturday Evening Post", November 29, 1919
  • Folder: 56, Immigration: Brochure: "Immigration Restriction League, Report of Executive ""Committee", 1923
  • Folder: 57, Immigration: Clippings, 1920
  • Folder: 58, Immigration: Copies of posters, 1919
  • Folder: 59, Immigration: Correspondence, 1920-1923
  • Folder: 60, Immigration: Examples of letters from would-be immigrants, 1919
  • Folder: 61, Immigration: Excerpts from book, "Europe In The Melting Pot", author unidentified, undated
  • Folder: 62, Immigration: Extracts of articles concerning immigration, undated
  • Folder: 63, Immigration: H. R. Bill 2696, 1923
  • Folder: 64, Immigration: Interview with Mussolini, undated
  • Folder: 65, Immigration: Map of Eastern Europe, undated
  • Folder: 66, Immigration: Newsletter: "American House News"; August, 1923
  • Folder: 67, Immigration: Notes, undated
  • Folder: 68, Immigration: Pamphlet: "The Experience of Immigrants", by the Inter-Racial Council, circa 1920
  • Folder: 69, Immigration: Photographs and postcards, circa 1920

Box: 16, Dates: 1921-1962

Interviews - Magazine Articles by Kenneth Roberts

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  • Folder: 1, Interviews: Kenneth Roberts, interviewed by Alton Hall Blackington; November 29, 1945
  • Folder: 2, Interviews: Kenneth Roberts, interviewed by Arlene Francis; July 19, 1954
  • Folder: 3, Kenneth Roberts Memorial Award; news release with clipping, 1962
  • Folder: 4, List of articles sold and prices received, undated
  • Folder: 5, Magazine: "Old-Time New England", published by the Society For The Preservation of New England Antiquities; October, 1921
  • Folder: 6, Magazine Articles: "Adventures In Budgeting"; in "Saturday Evening Post", July 1, 1922
  • Folder: 7, Magazine Articles: "Antiquamania"; holograph and published copy in "Saturday Evening Post", March 14, 1925
  • Folder: 8, Magazine Articles: "Balkan Jottings"; in "Saturday Evening Post", February 11, 1922
  • Folder: 9, Magazine Articles: "The Bottle Collectors"; carbon, undated
  • Folder: 10, Magazine Articles: "The Brotherhood of Man", by KR and Robert Garland; in "Saturday Evening ""Post", August 30, 1919
  • Folder: 11, Magazine Articles: "The Circumspect 'Seventies"; from "For Authors Only", pasted up tear-sheets, undated
  • Folder: 12, Magazine Articles: "Collector's Wives"; carbon and published copy in "Saturday Evening Post", January 25, 1930
  • Folder: 13, Magazine Articles: "The Comeuppance of Mrs. Applegate"; corrected original, undated
  • Folder: 14, Magazine Articles: "Drifting Leaves"; holograph copy, undated
  • Folder: 15, Magazine Articles: "East Is East"; in "Saturday Evening Post", February 23, 1924
  • Folder: 16, Magazine Articles: "Eating Through Europe"; holograph copy, undated
  • Folder: 17, Magazine Articles: "Elizabeth Browne, Joseph Blackburn and "Northwest Passage";" in "Art in America," Winter, 1953
  • Folder: 18, Magazine Articles: "England's War On Ugliness"; in "Saturday Evening Post", July 26, 1930
  • Folder: 19, Magazine Articles: "Filibusters"; in "Saturday Evening Post", May 12, 1923
  • Folder: 20, Magazine Articles: "The First Families of America"; in "Saturday Evening Post", October 18, 1924
  • Folder: 21, Magazine Articles: "Flaming Alumni"; in "The Cornell Widow", circa 1942
  • Folder: 22, Magazine Articles: "Fruit of the Rising Sun"; carbon, undated
  • Folder: 23, Magazine Articles: "Gambler's Delight"; carbon, 1951
  • Folder: 24, Magazine Articles: "Gambling Made Easy"; in "Saturday Evening Post", March 12, 1921
  • Folder: 25, Magazine Articles: "A Gentleman From Maine And Indiana"; in "Saturday Evening Post", August 8, 1931
  • Folder: 26, Magazine Articles: "A Glimpse of Oxford"; in "The Exonian", March 3, 1954
  • Folder: 27, Magazine Articles: "The Great Commission Metropolis"; in "Saturday Evening Post", May 16, 1925
  • Folder: 28, Magazine Articles: "The Great Lice Age"; carbon, undated
  • Folder: 29, Magazine Articles: "The Half-Baked Palace"; in "Saturday Evening Post", April 18 and April 25, 1931
  • Folder: 30, Magazine Articles: "Hay"; holograph draft, undated
  • Folder: 31, Magazine Articles: "Hitler Youth"; in "Saturday Evening Post", June 2, 1934
  • Folder: 32, Magazine Articles: "Home From The Sea"; in "Atlantic Monthly", June, 1955
  • Folder: 33, Magazine Articles: "The Hooving of Hoover"; in "Saturday Evening Post", March 11, 1922
  • Folder: 34, Magazine Articles: "How I Don't Play Golf"; in "Saturday Evening Post", January 24, 1931
  • Folder: 35, Magazine Articles: "How Jo Instruct The Little Tots In Antiques"; in "Saturday Evening Post", July 21, 1928
  • Folder: 36, Magazine Articles: "I Like Girls With Simple Tastes"; draft, carbon, and published copy in "Saturday Evening Post", June 27, 1936
  • Folder: 37, Magazine Articles: "The Importance of Our Birthright"; in "A Challenge To All Citizens of ""the Bay State", published by The Shirley-Eustis House Assoc., March, 1954
  • Folder: 38, Magazine Articles: "The Kenneth Roberts Reader"; in "Omnibook", November, 1945
  • Folder: 39, Magazine Articles: "The Lure of the Great North Woods"; draft and published copy in "Saturday ""Evening Post", September 12, 1925
  • Folder: 40, Magazine Articles: "Mail Order Legislation"; in "Saturday Evening Post", March 13, 1926
  • Folder: 41, Magazine Articles: "The Man Who Liked Little Girls"; carbon, undated
  • Folder: 42, Magazine Articles: "The Memories of John P. Marquand"; source unidentified, undated
  • Folder: 43, Magazine Articles: Miscellaneous drafts, undated
  • Folder: 44, Magazine Articles: Miscellaneous fragments, undated
  • Folder: 45, Magazine Articles: "My Stupid Dogs"; draft, carbon, published copy in "Saturday Evening Post", October 17, 1925
  • Folder: 46, Magazine Articles: "My Unstable Home"; draft, carbon, published copy in "Saturday Evening Post", October 31, 1925
  • Folder: 47, Magazine Articles: Notebook 1: "Five Years Elapse"; draft and corrected typescript, and "The Great Lice Age"; corrected typescript, undated
  • Folder: 48, Magazine Articles: Notebook 2: "The Half-Baked Palace"; holograph, "Evenings Grow Gamier"; holograph, and several other handwritten stories and fragments, undated
  • Folder: 49, Magazine Articles: Notebook 3: "The Stolen Thunder"; holograph, "The Truth About A Novel"; holograph, and several other handwritten stories, undated
  • Folder: 50, Magazine Articles: Notebook 4: "Notes On Oxford"; holograph, "England Turns The Corner"; holograph, and several other handwritten stories, undated
  • Folder: 51, Magazine Articles: Notebooks, miscellaneous, 1920
  • Folder: 52, Magazine Articles: Notes, undated
  • Folder: 53, Magazine Articles: Pamphlet: "Don't Say That About Maine!;" reprinted from "Saturday Evening ""Post", November 6, 1948, 1951
  • Folder: 54, Magazine Articles: "The Random Notes of An Amerikansky"; source unidentified, pasted up tear-sheets, undated
  • Folder: 55, Magazine Articles: "The Resting of Theodore Van Dyne"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 56, Magazine Articles: Review of "A Bibliography of Booth Tarkington" by Russo and Sullivan, carbon, typescript, 1949

Box: 17, Dates: 1916-1931

Magazine Articles by Kenneth Roberts

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  • Folder: 1, Scrapbook of articles, 1916
  • Folder: 2, Scrapbook of articles, 1917
  • Folder: 3, Scrapbook of articles, 1917-1918
  • Folder: 4, Scrapbook of articles, 1919
  • Folder: 5, Scrapbook of articles, 1920
  • Folder: 6, "Scraps From A Wanderer's Notebook"; draft and published copy in "Saturday ""Evening Post", December 17, 1921
  • Folder: 7, Short subject drafts, undated
  • Folder: 8, "Smoldering Illini"; holograph draft, undated
  • Folder: 9, "Some Wonders of Washington"; in "Saturday Evening Post", April 11, 1925
  • Folder: 10, "Souse-West"; in "Saturday Evening Post", June 7, 1924
  • Folder: 11, The Stern and Clam-Bound Coast; in Saturday Evening Post, December 6, 1924
  • Folder: 12, "The Stolen Thunder"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 13, Story ideas; notes, clippings, undated
  • Folder: 14, "Swedish Punch"; in "Saturday Evening Post", November 3, 1923
  • Folder: 15, "Terriers I Have Met"; in "Saturday Evening Post", June 2, 1928
  • Folder: 16, "Three Black Cows"; in "Saturday Evening Post", January 20, 1923
  • Folder: 17, "The Trail of the Lonesome Trout"; in "Saturday Evening Post", November 6, 1926
  • Folder: 18, "The Troubles of the House"; in "Saturday Evening Post", June 3, 1922
  • Folder: 19, Untitled; intended for "Holiday" magazine, circa 1953
  • Folder: 20, "Ventures In Terrier Raising"; corrected carbon, undated
  • Folder: 21, "Wanted: Peace Risk Insurance"; carbon, undated
  • Folder: 22, "Who's Who - And Why"; in "Saturday Evening Post", January 6, 1923, January 27, 1923, April 18, 1925, May 16, 1925
  • Folder: 23, "Why Do They Do It ?"; in "Saturday Evening Post", February 14, 1931

Box: 18, Dates: 1911-1958

Maine - Research Material

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  • Folder: 1, Maine: Book MSS: "Trending Into Maine"; misc., undated
  • Folder: 2, Maine: Pamphlet: "Don't Say That About Maine!;" reprinted from "Saturday Evening ""Post", November 6, 1948, 1951
  • Folder: 3, Maine: Pamphlet: "Maine Library Bulletin with" typed supplement, October, 1931
  • Folder: 4, Maine: Pamphlet: "1949 Supplement to "The Length and Breadth of Maine"", undated
  • Folder: 5, Maine: Toynbee refutation; correspondence, 1948
  • Folder: 6, Maine: Toynbee refutation; manuscript of article, 1948
  • Folder: 7, Maps: Europe, 1920-1926
  • Folder: 8, Maps: Historical and modern maps used to trace route of Robert Rogers and Mersa Matruh To Alexandria, used in research for "Lydia Bailey" (1937), undated
  • Folder: 9, Maps: Modern US road maps, circa 1935-1938
  • Folder: 10, Maps: Vladivostock area, 1918-1919
  • Folder: 11, Marriage certificate, 1911
  • Folder: 12, Membership cards, 1953-1957
  • Folder: 13, Memorabilia, undated
  • Folder: 14, Memoranda of agreements, 1936-1955
  • Folder: 15, Miscellaneous material, undated
  • Folder: 16, Newspaper articles from the "Boston Post ", 1913-1916
  • Folder: 17, Pamphlets: "Bowdoin College Bulletin: Honoris Causa, Containing the Ascriptions ""Used By President Kenneth Charles Morton Sills In Awarding Honorary ""Degrees 1918-1948", undated
  • Folder: 18, Pamphlets: "Congressional Record"; February 19, 1958
  • Folder: 19, Pamphlets: "Gems of American Architecture", by William Royal Greer, 1935
  • Folder: 20, Pamphlets: "Maine, The Place To Live", by the Maine Development Commission, circa 1940
  • Folder: 21, Pamphlets: Senate Bill 2559, 1953
  • Folder: 22, Paperback Editions: Advertisements and promotional gadgets, 1963-1964
  • Folder: 23, Paperback Editions: Pamphlet: "The American Writer", by The Authors League of America; March 1953, with a letter from KR April, 1953
  • Folder: 24, Paperback Editions: Promotional material, 1963-1964
  • Folder: 25, Passports, 1919-1936
  • Folder: 26, Photographs: Montenegro during W.W.I, undated
  • Folder: 27, Photographs: Roberts, Kenneth Lewis, undated
  • Folder: 28, Photographs: Roberts' birthplace, undated
  • Folder: 29, Photographs: Roberts with others, undated
  • Folder: 30, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "The Brotherhood of Man"; corrected tear-sheets, undated
  • Folder: 31, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "The Eagle and the Lion"; carbon, undated
  • Folder: 32, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "The Great Cheese Investigation"; carbon, undated
  • Folder: 33, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "Hardy's Scoop" typescript, undated
  • Folder: 34, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "Inside Information; A Tragedy"; carbon, undated
  • Folder: 35, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "The Man Who Saw Under The Skin"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 36, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "The March of Progress"; carbon, undated
  • Folder: 37, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "Panetella"": A Political Comic Opera"; holograph copy, undated
  • Folder: 38, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "Some Party"; carbon, undated
  • Folder: 39, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "The Spirit of Unrest"; original typescript and carbon, undated
  • Folder: 40, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "The Stricken Rich"; original typescript, undated
  • Folder: 41, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "Their Own Medicine"; incomplete holograph, undated
  • Folder: 42, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "The Tin Can Generation"; mimeograph and carbon copies, undated
  • Folder: 43, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "Travel Is So Broadening"; mimeograph copy, undated
  • Folder: 44, Plays by Kenneth Roberts: "The Young Intelligentzia"; carbon, undated
  • Folder: 45, Poetry by Kenneth Roberts: "But For These...A Very Ancient Story"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 46, Poetry by Kenneth Roberts: Drafts, undated
  • Folder: 47, Poetry by Kenneth Roberts: "Marching Through Primorsk"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 48, Poetry by Kenneth Roberts: "The Neolithic Note-Writer"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 49, Poetry by Kenneth Roberts: "The Overt Act of Chang Hsun"; corrected typescript, undated
  • Folder: 50, Poetry by Kenneth Roberts: "Things That Could Stand A War Stamp Tax Without Suffering"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 51, Poetry by Kenneth Roberts: "To Colonel Theodore Roosevelt: A Letter of Protest"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 52, Poetry by Kenneth Roberts: "To Elenora Pike"...; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 53, Poetry by Kenneth Roberts: "To Madelon"; published copy, source unidentified, undated
  • Folder: 54, Poetry by Kenneth Roberts: "Whiskers"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 55, Poetry by Kenneth Roberts: "Ye Agonizing Tayle of Ye Literarie Knyghte"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 56, Poetry by Others: "The Gunners of America To W. Hohenzollern", by Lawrence Kane; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 57, Poetry by Others: "The Prussian Idea", by Lawrence Kane; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 58, Poetry by Others: "Song of the Queen Bee", by E. B. White; carbon, undated
  • Folder: 59, Posters: Hunger relief, undated
  • Folder: 60, Posters: Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 61, Posters: Propaganda and political sheets, undated
  • Folder: 62, Post-WWII Europe: Article: "Basic Causes of the Present Plight of France", by J. Ellis Barker; in "New York Times Current History ", undated
  • Folder: 63, Post-WWII Europe: Article: "On the Eve of the Occupation", by A Ruhr Correspondent; source unidentified, undated
  • Folder: 64, Post-WWII Europe: Clippings, circa 1923
  • Folder: 65, Post-WWII Europe: Notes, undated
  • Folder: 66, Publishing Matters: Article: "The Sale of Subsidiary Rights", author unidentified; in "The Bookseller", March 13, 1954
  • Folder: 67, Publishing Matters: Pamphlet: "The Author" summer, 1954
  • Folder: 68, Research Material: Benedict Arnold: Article: "An Account of General Arnold", author unidentified; in "Supplement To The Westminster Magazine For the Year 1780", undated
  • Folder: 69, Research Material: Benedict Arnold: Article: "Benedict Arnold" (a condensation from "Rabble In Arms"), by Kenneth Roberts; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 70, Research Material: Benedict Arnold: Article: "General Benedict Arnold of Fredericton", by Lillian M. B. Maxwell; in "The Maritime Advocate And Busy East", April, undated
  • Folder: 71, Research Material: Benedict Arnold: Article: "Some Account of Benedict Arnold, Brigadier-General in the ""British Army", author unidentified; in "The European Magazine and London ""Review", February, undated
  • Folder: 72, Research Material: Benedict Arnold: Correspondence, 1939-1958
  • Folder: 73, Research Material: Benedict Arnold: Letters written by and to Benedict Arnold, undated
  • Folder: 74, Research Material: Benedict Arnold: Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 75, Research Material: Benedict Arnold: William Cunningham; quotations from several books concerning Cunningham's crimes, undated
  • Folder: 76, Research Material: Dowsing: Article: "Dowsing: A Field Experiment in Water Divining", by L. A. Dale Dale, R. M. Greene and others; in the "Journal of American Society for ""Psychical Research", January, 1951
  • Folder: 77, Research Material: Dowsing: Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 78, Research Material: Dowsing: Speech: "Has Soft Water Come of Age?," by E. J. Culligan; at the National Convention of Soft Water Service Operators, Chicago, August 15, 1951
  • Folder: 79, Research Material: Dowsing: Speech: "Soft Drinking Water For Man and Beast", by E. J. Culligan; at the National Convention of Soft Water Service Operators, Chicago, August 15, 1951
  • Folder: 80, Research Material: Indians: Miscellaneous, undated

Box: 19, Dates: 1903-1958

Research Material - Special Correspondents

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  • Folder: 1, Research Material: Maine: Article: "A Summary of Indian Depredations In Wells And Vicinity", by Henry Parsons; in "Kennebunk Star", December 5, 1924
  • Folder: 2, Research Material: Maine: Copies of letters written from Machias, Maine, containing descriptions of country and inhabitants, 1835
  • Folder: 3, Research Material: Maine: Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 4, Research Material: Maine: Pamphlet: "Colby Library Quarterly"; October, 1943
  • Folder: 5, Research Material: Maine: Record of vessels built in Kennebunk district 1800-1885; newspaper clippings, 1950
  • Folder: 6, Research Material: Maps, undated
  • Folder: 7, Research Material: Miscellaneous Articles: "Backwoods Boy Who Became Academy President", by Agnes Allen; source unidentified, undated
  • Folder: 8, Research Material: Miscellaneous Articles: "Cumberland Gap In Literature", by David J. Harkness; in the "Southern ""Observer", undated
  • Folder: 9, Research Material: Miscellaneous Articles: "The Final Hazard", by Major Reginald Hargreaves; in "U.S. Naval Institute ""Proceedings", November, 1956
  • Folder: 10, Research Material: Miscellaneous Articles: "The Lure of Dartmoor", by Hoole Jackson; in "Country Life", July 1, 1949
  • Folder: 11, Research Material: Miscellaneous Articles: "Narrative by Miss Elizabeth Marsh Of Her Captivity In Barbary In The Year ""1756"; in "Blackwood's Magazine", November, 1934
  • Folder: 12, Research Material: Miscellaneous; general, undated
  • Folder: 13, Research Material: Pre-Revolutionary America: Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 14, Research Material: Psychical research: Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 15, Research Material: Psychical research: Pamphlet: "Alan Mathison Turing 1912-1954"; reprinted from "Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society", November, 1955
  • Folder: 16, Research Material: Revolutionary War: Article: "Major General Sullivan and Colonel Stephen Holland", by Kenneth Scott; reprinted from "The New England Quarterly", September, 1945
  • Folder: 17, Research Material: Revolutionary War: Excerpts from Sir William Howe's Orderly Book, undated
  • Folder: 18, Research Material: Revolutionary War: Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 19, Research Material: Revolutionary War: Notes from the New York Historical Society, undated
  • Folder: 20, Research Material: Revolutionary War: Pamphlet: "The Frantic Lover", by Major John Andre; printed from the original in the Papers of Sir Henry Clinton, 1941
  • Folder: 21, Research Material: Revolutionary War: Pamphlet: "Historical New Hampshire"; November, 1948
  • Folder: 22, Research Material: Robert Rogers: Article: "The Lost Treasure of St. Francis", by Robert E. Pike; in "Vermont Life ", undated
  • Folder: 23, Research Material: Robert Rogers: Article: "Robert Rogers' Rules For Rangers", by Kenneth Roberts; in "Fort Ticonderoga Bicentennial Booklet ", undated
  • Folder: 24, Research Material: Robert Rogers: Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 25, Research Material: Robert Rogers: Untitled article, contrasting Rogers Rangers with W.W.II tactics, undated
  • Folder: 26, Research Material: Pasture: Article: "The House With The Blue Roof", by Kenneth Roberts; in "Country ""Life", December, 1927
  • Folder: 27, Research Material: Pasture: Clippings, 1926-1975
  • Folder: 28, Research Material: Pasture: Household statistics, undated
  • Folder: 29, Research Material: Pasture: Photographs, undated
  • Folder: 30, Research Material: Pasture: Transfer of land; map, notes, photograph, circa 1936-1939
  • Folder: 31, Special Correspondents: Paul Allen: Correspondence, 1931-1936
  • Folder: 32, Special Correspondents: Paul Allen: Correspondence, 1937-1947
  • Folder: 33, Special Correspondents: Paul Allen: Correspondence, 1950-1955
  • Folder: 34, Special Correspondents: Paul Allen: Correspondence, undated
  • Folder: 35, Special Correspondents: Paul Hale: Correspondence, 1945-1950
  • Folder: 36, Special Correspondents: Paul Hale: Correspondence, 1951-1958
  • Folder: 37, Special Correspondents: Paul Hale: Report: "Letters and Notes of Robert Hale on a Trip over the Two Poles November - December 1957", undated
  • Folder: 38, Special Correspondents: John P. Marquand: Correspondence re: Cunningham guest column, 1950
  • Folder: 39, Special Correspondents: John P. Marquand: Roberts' Dartmouth article in the Cunningham column, 1950
  • Folder: 40, Special Correspondents: Booth Tarkington: Article: "A Gentleman From Maine and Indiana", by Kenneth Roberts; in "Saturday Evening Post", August 8, 1931
  • Folder: 41, Special Correspondents: Booth Tarkington: Article: "The Real Booth Tarkington", by John-a-Dreams; in "Pearson's ""Magazine", March, 1903
  • Folder: 42, Special Correspondents: Booth Tarkington: Book 1: Letters from Booth Tarkington 1919-1937, undated
  • Folder: 43, Special Correspondents: Booth Tarkington: Book 2: Letters from Booth Tarkington 1924-1940, undated
  • Folder: 44, Special Correspondents: Booth Tarkington: Book 3: Letters from Booth Tarkington 1941-1946, undated
  • Folder: 45, Special Correspondents: Booth Tarkington: Clippings, 1946-1956
  • Folder: 46, Special Correspondents: Booth Tarkington: Correspondence, 1919-1922
  • Folder: 47, Special Correspondents: Booth Tarkington: Correspondence, 1923-1929

Box: 20, Dates: 1923-1957

Special Correspondents - Water Unlimited: Cases

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  • Folder: 1, Special Correspondents: Herbert Faulkner West: Correspondence, 1935-1936
  • Folder: 2, Special Correspondents: Herbert Faulkner West: Correspondence, 1937-1939
  • Folder: 3, Special Correspondents: Herbert Faulkner West: Correspondence, 1940-1944
  • Folder: 4, Special Correspondents: Herbert Faulkner West: Correspondence, undated
  • Folder: 5, Speech: Kenneth Roberts, "Remarks to the Republican State Committee", Portland, April 1, 1942
  • Folder: 6, Speech: Kenneth Roberts, at the Warner House, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, August 4, undated
  • Folder: 7, Stories by Kenneth Roberts: "The Administrative Method"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 8, Stories by Kenneth Roberts: "Confession"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 9, Stories by Kenneth Roberts: Fragments, undated
  • Folder: 10, Stories by Kenneth Roberts: "The Gods Awake"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 11, Stories by Kenneth Roberts: "A Momentous Decision"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 12, Stories by Kenneth Roberts: "The Original Confidence Game"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 13, Stories by Kenneth Roberts: "Perfect Quiet"; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 14, Stories by Kenneth Roberts: "A Railroad President Is Rejected;" typescript, undated
  • Folder: 15, U.S. House of Representatives: Twenty-three bills of joint resolution, 1923
  • Folder: 16, U.S. House of Representatives: Twenty-three bills of joint resolution; notes, 1923
  • Folder: 17, Water Unlimited: Articles: "An Answer To Water Shortages", by Kenneth Roberts; in the "Doubleday ""Newsletter", July, 1954
  • Folder: 18, Water Unlimited: Articles: "House of the Month", by Justine Flint Georges; in "New Hampshire Profiles", November, undated
  • Folder: 19, Water Unlimited: Articles: "Kenneth Roberts Visits The Observatory", by Dick Leonard, undated
  • Folder: 20, Water Unlimited: Articles: "Some Pros and Cons of Water Dowsing", by Arthur M. Sowder; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 21, Water Unlimited: Articles: "Water Divining", by Kenneth Roberts; typescript, undated
  • Folder: 22, Water Unlimited: Book MSS: Additions, corrections, deletions from manuscripts of "Henry Gross and His Dowsing Rod", and "The Seventh Sense ", undated
  • Folder: 23, "Water Unlimited"; corrections and galley inserts, undated
  • Folder: 24, Water Unlimited: Book MSS: "Water Unlimited"; front and back dust jacket information, with photograph of jacket, undated
  • Folder: 25, Water Unlimited: Book MSS: "Water Unlimited"; galleys, 1957
  • Folder: 26, Water Unlimited: Book MSS: "Water Unlimited"; index galleys, 1957
  • Folder: 27, Water Unlimited: Book MSS: "Water Unlimited"; page proofs, 1957
  • Folder: 28, Water Unlimited: Book MSS: "Water Unlimited"; typescript, pp. 1-168, undated
  • Folder: 29, Water Unlimited: Book MSS: "Water Unlimited"; typescript, pp. 169-275, undated
  • Folder: 30, Water Unlimited: Cases: Acheson, Charles E.; correspondence, 1953
  • Folder: 31, Water Unlimited: Cases: Adams, Elizabeth H.; correspondence, 1951
  • Folder: 32, Water Unlimited: Cases: Adams, Elizabeth H.; map, undated
  • Folder: 33, Water Unlimited: Cases: Aherne, Daniel F.; correspondence, 1951-1952
  • Folder: 34, Water Unlimited: Cases: Alexander, Sidney B.; correspondence, 1951
  • Folder: 35, Water Unlimited: Cases: Allen, Herbert S.: Correspondence, 1954
  • Folder: 36, Water Unlimited: Cases: Allen, Herbert S.: Gross' report, 1954
  • Folder: 37, Water Unlimited: Cases: Allen, Herbert S.: Maps, 1950-1954
  • Folder: 38, Water Unlimited: Cases: Allen, Paul; correspondence, 1951-1953
  • Folder: 39, Water Unlimited: Cases: Allen, W. L.; correspondence, 1954
  • Folder: 40, Water Unlimited: Cases: American Water Works Co.: Clippings, 1951
  • Folder: 41, Water Unlimited: Cases: American Water Works Co.: Correspondence, 1951-1953
  • Folder: 42, Water Unlimited: Cases: American Water Works Co.: Gross'report, 1951
  • Folder: 43, Water Unlimited: Cases: American Water Works Co.: Magazine: "Mueller Record", October, 1951
  • Folder: 44, Water Unlimited: Cases: American Water Works Co.: Magazine: "The Rockwell Water Journal", November-December, 1951
  • Folder: 45, Water Unlimited: Cases: American Water Works Co.: Pamphlet: "American Water Works Co., Inc., Annual Report", 1951
  • Folder: 46, Water Unlimited: Cases: American Water Works Co.: Tear-sheets from Chapter 18 of "The Seventh Sense ", undated
  • Folder: 47, Water Unlimited: Cases: American Water Works Co.: Amy, Ernest F.: correspondence, 1952
  • Folder: 48, Water Unlimited: Cases: American Water Works Co.: Appleman, John Alan: correspondence, 1951-1952
  • Folder: 49, Water Unlimited: Cases: Applied Physics Laboratory: Correspondence, 1952-1957
  • Folder: 50, Water Unlimited: Cases: Applied Physics Laboratory: Gross' report, 1952
  • Folder: 51, Water Unlimited: Cases: Applied Physics Laboratory: Maps with notes, 1952

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