Nannine Joseph papers, 1930-1976  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Joseph, Nannine
Title
Nannine Joseph papers
Dates
1930-1976 (inclusive)
Quantity
10.5 linear feet, (7 containers)
Collection Number
Ax 821
Summary
Nannine Joseph (1890-1976) was a literary agent. The collection includes manuscripts, correspondences, and photographs from her clients.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SCUA
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Nannine Joseph was a literary agent for Eleanor Roosevelt from 1947-1962. She was also a literary agent for Franklin D. Roosevelt for a short time (1931-1934). At one time, she worked for Brandt and Brandt Literary Agency.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection contains manuscripts and correspondence from a wide variety of writers. The various legal documents show the overall process of the agent-client relationship.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Archival material may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal and/or state right to privacy laws and other regulations.

Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g. a cause of action for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Oregon assumes no responsibility.

If a researcher finds sensitive personal information in a collection, please bring it to the attention of the reading room staff.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Nannine Joseph Papers, Ax 821, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

CorrespondenceReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1
Burgess, Perry
1959-1963
1 2
Coe, Frederick
1956-1963
1 3
Crockett, Lucy Herndon
1951-1958
1 4
Dedijer, Vladimir
1960-1962
1 5
Denniston, Elinore. Sent and received
1959-1962
1 6
Denniston, Elinore. Related correspondence
1959-1962
1 7
Etheridge, Willie Snow
undated
1 8
Fine, Benjamin. Sent and received
1955-1964
1 9
Fine, Benjamin. Related correspondence
1955-1964
1 10
Hackett, Francis
1959-1961
1 11
Hickok, Lorena A.
1952-1962
1 12
Hilscher, Herbert
1952-1960
1 13
Hindus, Maurice
1939-1952
1 14
Land, Barbara and Myrick
1956-1962
1 15
Lovelace, Maud. Royalty statements
1954-1962
1 16
Lovelace, Maud and Delos
1954-1962
1 17
Lowen, Walter
1955-1960
1 18
MacGowan, Kenneth
1952-1960
1 19
Mally, E. Louise
1964
1 20
Marriott, Alice
1958-1964
1 21
Nathan, Adele G.
1951-1961
1 22
Neuberger, Maureen
1960-1964
1 23
Neuberger, Richard L.
1958-1963
2 1
Padover, Saul
1949-1962
2 2
Poole, Gray Johnson and Lynn
1958-1960
2 3
Ridley, Helen
1956-1962
2 4
Robinson, William Albert
1957-1960
2 5
Roon, Karin
1956-1961
2 6
Roosevelt, Eleanor. correspondence
1957-1968
2 7
Roosevelt, Eleanor. Related correspondence
1960-1961
2 8
Roosevelt, Eleanor. Related correspondence
1962-1964
2 9
Roosevelt, Eleanor. Financial correspondence
1957-1968
2 10
Roosevelt, Eleanor. Financial papers
1957-1968
2 11
Seldes, George
1960-1965
2 12
Seldes, Gilbert
1955-1959
2 13
Smith, Kendall and Lloyd Morris
1954-1960
2 14
Smith, S. Stephenson
1953-1961
2 15
Toksvig, Signe
1955-1967
2 16
Van Doren, Mark. Sent
1954-1962
2 17
Van Doren, Mark. Received
1954-1962
2 18
Van Doren, Mark. Related material
1954-1960
2 19
Van Doren, Mark. Related material
1961-1962
2 20
Contracts. Void
1934-1944
3 1
Author index cards
undated
4 1
Miscellaneous letters: A-W
1945-1974
4 2
A. M. Heath and Co.
1966-1975
4 3
Anderson, Vivinne
1957-1973
4 4
Berke, Jacquline
1966-1972
4 5
Brande, Dorothea
1966-1975
4 6
Brown, Jim
1959-1968
4 7
Brown, Ned
1949-1976
4 8
Burns, Eugene
1964-1975
4 9
Capron, Jill
1954-1962
4 10
Colijin, Helen
1965
4 11
Cutler, May
1970-1975
4 12
Dean, Margot Mooers Marshall
1958-1975
4 13
Diat, Louis F.
1954-1957
4 14
Diat, Suzanne. Mrs. Louis F.
1957-1974
4 15
de Mille, Margaret
1954-1972
4 16
Doubleday and Co.
1963-1972
4 17
Eisenberg, Sidney A.
1962-1970
4 18
Ethridge, Willie Snow
1963-1975
4 19
Ferris, Helen
1966-1976
4 20
Forman, Henry James
1964-1975
4 21
Fox, Sol
1966-1975
4 22
Gammon, Roland
1966-1974
4 23
Hickok, Lorena A.
1965-1968
4 24
Hickok, Lorena A.
1968-1970
4 25
Hickok, Lorena A.
1971-1976
4 26
Joseph, Nannine
1935
4 27
Khrabroff, Irina
1953-1967
4 28
Kraus-Thomas Organization, Ltd.
1969-1974
4 29
Lawrence, Muriel
1965-1973
4 30
Lee, Beverly
1963-1974
4 31
Lee, Calvin
1959-1976
4 32
Lingg, Claire
1970-1971
4 33
MacFadyen, Ralph
1948-1976
4 34
MacMillian Company
1959-1975
4 35
McElroy, Edith Watson
1953-1967
4 36
Morris, Lloyd
1954-1976
4 37
Neuberger, Maurine
1965-1976
4 38
Pines, Maya
1962-1974
4 39
Robinson, William A.
1965-1971
4 40
Robinson, William A.
1971-1972
5 1
Robinson, William A.
1945-1949
5 2
Robinson, William A.
1973-1976
5 3
Rodger, George
1945-1973
5 4
Roon, Karin
1960-1976
5 5
Rosamanith, Olga
1972-1976
5 6
Toksvig, Signe
1963-1973
5 7
Toksvig, Signe
1973-1976
5 8
Wolfe, Beran
1930-1964
5 9
Wolfe, Beran
1965-1976

ManuscriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
5 10
Brett-Perring, Marie. Bulletins
undated
5 11-12
Brett-Perring, Marie. Gentlemen--The Gang!
undated
5 12
Brett-Perring, Marie. Liselotte Joins the Service
undated
5 13-14
Brett-Perring, Marie. Short stories
undated
5 15-16
Brett-Perring, Marie. Short stories. Secret Service Series
undated
5 17
Brett-Perring, Marie. Sleeping Dancer
undated
5 18
Brett-Perring, Marie. "Tame Gangster"
undated
5 19
Carson, Velma. "West Winds Are Blowing"
undated
5 20
Day, Lillian. Another "Famous Trial"
undated
6 1
Lawrence, Muriel. What Did We Do Wrong?
undated
6 2
Lee, Beverly. Hawaiian Cookbook
undated
6 3
Lee, Beverly. Short stories
undated
6 4
Lee, Calvin. Short stories
undated
6 5
Leslie, Henrietta. Short stories
undated
6 6
Marshall, Marguerite More. "A Pagan Passes"
undated
6 7
McCreery, Thomas. "Lady Bug, Lady Bug!"
undated
6 8-9
Morris, Lloyd and Spencer, Frank. "The Sun Approves"
undated
6 10
Pecora, Ferdinand
undated
6 11
Robinson, William A. "Hunting Polynesian Traits"
undated
6 12
Rowe, Anne. "Against All Comers"
undated
6 13-14
Ryan, Milo. "As I Did Live and Breath"
undated
6 15-16
Taylor, Mary C. Ten Cents A Grape
undated

MiscellaneousReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
7 1
Roosevelt, Eleanor and Franklin. Supporting material
1963
7 2
Photographs
7 3
Biographies
1959-1972
7 4
Contracts. Agency agreements
undated
7 5
Contracts and collaborations
1968
7 6
Contracts. Foreign
1972
7 7
Contracts. Magazine sales, radio, and TV
1962-1964
7 8
Contracts. A-B
undated
7 9
Contracts. C-E
undated
7 10
Contracts. F-L
undated
7 11
Contracts. M-P
undated
7 12
Contracts. W
undated
7 13
Permission letters
1962-1967
7 14
Miscellaneous papers
undated
7 15
Christmas cards, pamphlets, book review clippings
undated
7 16
Loose leaf binder of quotations
undated

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Authors, American--20th century
  • Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
  • Literary agents--United States
  • Literary agents--United States--Correspondence
  • Personal Names :
  • Denniston, Elinore, 1900
  • Denniston, Elinore, 1900---Correspondence
  • Fine, Benjamin, 1905-
  • Fine, Benjamin, 1905---Correspondence
  • Hickok, Lorena A.
  • Hickok, Lorena A.--Correspondence
  • Joseph, Nannine
  • Lee, Beverly Haskell
  • Lovelace, Maud Hart, d. 1892
  • Lovelace, Maud Hart, d. 1892--Correspondence
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962
  • Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962--Correspondence
  • Van Doren, Mark, 1894-1972
  • Van Doren, Mark, 1894-1972--Correspondence