Collection Stored Off-Site

All or portions of this collection are housed off-site. Materials can still be requested but researchers should expect a delay of up to two business days for retrieval.

Series 1
Literary manuscripts, 1969-1998
Boxes 1-111

Scope and Content Note

The series contains files relating to authors who have published works through the Gallery Press (1969-1988), Gallery Press in conjunction with Deerfield Press, O'Brien Press (1980-1980), and Oldcastle Enterprises/After Hours Books. The files may include biographical information on the author, correspondence, manuscripts and typescripts of their works, and page proofs and mock-ups. Additional correspondence may be found in Literary Correspondence (Subseries 2.2) and press and publicity materials may be found in Publicity files on authors (Subseries 5.1).

Arrangement Note

Organized into five subseries: (1.1) Gallery Press author files, (1.2) Gallery Press submission files, (1.3) Deerfield Press author files, (1.4) O'Brien Press author files, and (1.5) Oldcastle Enterprises/After Hours Books author files.

Restrictions on access

Access to processed born digital materials is only available in the Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library (the Rose Library). Use of the original digital media is restricted.

Processing Note

Forensic disk images were created from the floppy disk using Kryoflux. Individual files were extracted using FTK Imager and scanned for viruses using McAfee’s anti-virus software; none were found. Duplicate and system files have been removed, and files were scanned for personally identifiable information; none were found. Text-based files were migrated to PDF using Adobe Acrobat. Access copy retains original file name.

Description of Subseries