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Gloria Jones collection of James Jones papers

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Correspondence

Documents

Photos

Clippings

Michael Lennon Interview Transcripts

Realia



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Collection Overview

Title: Gloria Jones collection of James Jones papersAdd to your cart.

ID: 01/01/MSS00026

Primary Creator: Jones, Gloria (1928-2006)

Extent: 12.8 Cubic Feet

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Collection of Gloria Jones Papers related to James Jones, American author of From Here To Eternity, which was published in 1951 and won the National Book Award for fiction that year. The collection includes letters, books, manuscripts, documents, photographs and serials pertaining to his life as a soldier fighting in World War II and as a member of the Handy Writers Colony at Robinson, Illinois.

Administrative Information

Repository: University of Illinois Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Access Restrictions: Open to researchers.

Use Restrictions:

The RBML reproductions policies can be found here:

http://www.library.illinois.edu/rbx/ReproductionServices.htm

The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted materials.

Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study scholarship or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement.

This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgement, fulfillment of the order would damage materials or involve violation of copyright law.

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Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Correspondence, 1957-1997],
[Series 2: Documents, 1944-1989],
[Series 3: Photos, 1925-1986],
[Series 4: Clippings, 1961-1997],
[Series 5: Michael Lennon Interview Transcripts, 1983],
[Series 6: Realia],
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Series 4: Clippings, 1961-1997Add to your cart.

Box 18 contains clippings (some original, some photocopies) from newspapers and magazines of articles mostly from the 1970s through the 1990s related to James Jones and his works, as well as articles written by and about his literary friends and family. Of note is a copy of the New York Times Best Sellers list from April 1978 that places The Whistle in fifth.

The remainder of Box 18 and Boxes 19 and 20 contain folders from news clipping services. These clippings reflect Jones as a writer, as well as the reception of his works.

Arrangement: The first section of Box 18 is arranged chronologically:

Folder 30: 1961-1984

Folder 31: 1984-1986

Folder 32: 1989-1997, undated

The remainder of Box 18 and Boxes 19 and 20 are arranged alphabetically by work reviewed, then chronologically.

Box-Folder 018/30-34Add to your cart.
Box-Folder 019/35-40Add to your cart.
Box-Folder 020/41-43Add to your cart.
Folder 43AAdd to your cart.

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Correspondence, 1957-1997],
[Series 2: Documents, 1944-1989],
[Series 3: Photos, 1925-1986],
[Series 4: Clippings, 1961-1997],
[Series 5: Michael Lennon Interview Transcripts, 1983],
[Series 6: Realia],
[All]

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