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Novelist, Mildred Jordan, Part 2: Home

Connecting the Past with the Present

Mildred Jordan Papers, MS-008, 1901-1982

Box 5

Folder 66: Two Bites of a Cherry, revised manuscript, (unpublished novel), odd pages of Part II, ca. 1962

Folder 67: Two Bites of a Cherry, revised manuscript, partial, (unpublished novel), Part III, ca. 1962

Folder 68: Two Bites of a Cherry, revision of Part III, (unpublished novel), Fall, 1962

Folder 69: Two Bites of a Cherry, discarded pages from Part III, (unpublished novel), ca. 1962

Folder 70: Two Bites of a Cherry, revision notes, (unpublished novel), ca. 1961

Folder 71: Two Bites of a Cherry, rejection letter from Knopf, 1961

Folder 72: The Wonderful Cornelia, manuscript A, pages 1-139 (unpublished novel), 1960s

Folder 73: The Wonderful Cornelia, manuscript B, pages 140-341 (unpublished novel), 1960s

Folder 74: The Wonderful Cornelia, manuscript A, pages 1-245 (unpublished novel), 1960s

Folder 75: The Wonderful Cornelia, manuscript B, pages 246-end (unpublished novel), 1960s

Folder 76: The Wonderful Cornelia, revised manuscript (unpublished novel), 1960s

Folder 77: The Wonderful Cornelia, notes (unpublished novel), 1960s

Folder 78: The Wonderful Cornelia, revised manuscript A, pages 1-199 (unpublished novel), 1960s

Folder 79: The Wonderful Cornelia, revised manuscript B, pages 200-the end (unpublished novel), 1960s

 

Box 6

Folder 80: The Wonderful Cornelia, working playscript A, (unpublished play), 1960s

Folder 81: The Wonderful Cornelia, working playscript B, (unpublished play), 1960s

Folder 82: The Wonderful Cornelia, playscript sent to Annie Laurie Williams, Inc. NY, NY, 1954

Folder 83: The Wonderful Cornelia, playscript from Annie Laurie Williams, Inc., Ny, NY (unpublished play), abt. 1954

Folder 84: The Wonderful Cornelia, revised playscript (unpublished play), 1963
Revised playscript from which script was typed to submit to Patch, February, 1963.

Folder 85: The Wonderful Cornelia, several pages of play version (unpublished play), 1960s

Folder 86: The Wonderful Cornelia, discarded pages from the play (unpublished play), 1960s

Folder 87: The Wonderful Cornelia, critiques of the play (unpublished play), 1963

Folder 88: Bric-a-Brac, manuscript (unpublished novel), n.d.

Folder 89: Bric-a-Brac, notes (unpublished novel), n.d.

Folder 90: The Hickory Stick, Prelude, 1903-1916 (unpublished novel), n.d.

Folder 91: The Hickory Stick, old prelude, (unpublished novel), n.d.

Folder 92: The Hickory Stick, revision of old prelude, (unpublished novel), n.d.

Folder 93: The Hickory Stick, Interlude, (unpublished novel), n.d.

Folder 94: The Hickory Stick, original last chapter, (unpublished novel), n.d.

Folder 95: The Hickory Stick, Book 1, chapters 1-9(1916-1921) (unpublished novel), n.d.

Folder 96: The Hickory Stick, Book 2, chapters 1-9 (unpublished novel), n.d.

Folder 97: The Hickory Stick, Book 2, chapters 10-18 (unpublished novel), n.d.

Folder 98: Vestibule to Heaven: A Musical Fantasy, playscript (unpublished play), n.d.

 

Sub-Series 4: Short Story Sub-series

Folder 99: Three short stories published in "The Home-Maker", February, 1921

 

Box 7

Sub-Series 4: Juvenile Literature Sub-series

Folder 100: The Shoe-Fly Pie, notes for story and outline, 1942-1944

Folder 101: The Shoe-Fly Pie, a note by the author, 1942-1944

Folder 102: The Shoe-Fly Pie, glossary, 1942-1944

Folder 103: The Shoe-Fly Pie, galley proofs, 1942-1944

Folder 104: The Shoe-Fly Pie, manuscript copy, 1942-1944

Folder 105: The Magic Circle, notes (unpublished novel), 1960s-1970s

Folder 106: The Magic Circle, draft (unpublished novel), 1960s-1970s

Folder 107: The Magic Circle, manuscript, chapters 1-4 (unpublished novel), 1960s-1970s

Folder 108: The Magic Circle, revised manuscript (unpublished novel), May, 1972
Carbon copy of revision sent to Marilyn

Folder 109: The Magic Circle, revision (unpublished novel), 1960s-1970s

Folder 110: Poetry, verses, 1965

Folder 111: Poetry, "The Magic Wand", 1967

 

Box 8: Correspondence, 1932-1942

Series 3: Correspondence Series, 1932-1981

Folder 112: Letters written by Mildred Jordan, 1939-1956

Folder 113: Letters written by Mildred Jordan, 1939-1956

Folder 114: Letters written by Mildred Jordan, 1939-1956

Folder 115: Letters written by Mildred Jordan, 1939-1956

Folder 116: Letters written by Mildred Jordan, 1939-1956

Folder 117: Letters written by Mildred Jordan, 1939-1956

Folder 118: Letters written by Mildred Jordan, 1939-1956

Folder 119: Letters written by Mildred Jordan, 1939-1956

Folder 120: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1932-1942

Folder 121: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1932-1942

Folder 122: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1932-1942

Folder 123: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1932-1942

Folder 124: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1932-1942

Folder 125: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1932-1942

Folder 126: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1932-1942

Folder 127: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1932-1942

Folder 128: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1932-1942

Folder 129: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1932-1942

Folder 130: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1932-1942

 

Box 9: Correspondence, 1942-1959

Folder 131: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 132: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 133: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 134: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 135: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 136: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 137: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 138: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 139: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 140: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 141: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 142: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 143: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 144: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 145: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 146: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

Folder 147: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1942-1959

 

Box 10: Correspondence, 1960-1981

Folder 148: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 149: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 150: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 151: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 152: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 153: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 154: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 155: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 156: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 157: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 158: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 159: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 160: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 161: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 162: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 163: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 164: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 165: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

Folder 166: Letters received by Mildred Jordan, 1960-1981

 

Box 11: Related Materials, 1923-1981

Folder 167: Calendar of submissions to various publishers, 1923-1940

Folder 168: Information about theaters, n.d.

Folder 169: Certificate of appreciation from the Junior League of Reading, 1974

Folder 170: Candidates for the Distinquished Daughters of Pennsylvania, 1977

Folder 171: Albright College diploma, honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters, 1979

Folder 172: Camp MEO: A Camp for Weary Mothers, 1981

Folder 173: Leaflets, placemats, newspaper clippings

 

Box 12: Galley proof for Apple in the Attic, 1942

 

Box 13: Galley proofs for Echo of the Flute, 1958

 

Box 14: Scrapbooks, 1940s-1960s
The author's scrapbooks pertaining to One Red Rose Forever (1941), The Shoo-fly Pie (1944), "I Won't," said the King (1945), Echo of the Flute (1958), and Proud to be Amish (1968).

 

Box 15: Scrapbook, 1940s-1960s
Scrapbook pertaining to Apple in the Attic, novel and the play.