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Series 4
Publishing files, 1966-2012
Box 104 - Box 143, 250-251

Scope and Content Note

The publishing files contain material primarily collected and organized by Walker's personal secretaries pertaining to personal appearances by Walker and the business of publishing. The appearance files contain correspondence, itineraries, schedules, receipts, programs, and other material relating to Walker's teaching appointments, readings, personal travel, and other appearances. The business files document the financial and legal aspects of publishing and contain contracts, agreements, royalty statements, and permission files.

Arrangement Note

Organized into two subseries: (4.1) Appearance files and (4.2) Business files.

Restrictions on Access

The business files (Subseries 4.2) are closed during Alice Walker's lifetime or until October 1, 2027, whichever is later.

Description of Subseries