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Guide to the Howard Brubaker Papers
1907-1957
 MSS 53

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Collection processed by Rob Fellman, Marvin Taylor, September 1999.

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on March 06, 2012
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Brubaker, Howard, 1882-
Title: The Howard Brubaker Papers
Dates: 1907-1957
Abstract: Howard Brubaker was an editor ( Success and  Liberator) and a contributor to many other periodicals from 1918 through the 1950's, including:  Collier's,  The New Yorker,  The New Republic, and  Saturday Evening Post. Many of his contributions were political in nature and reflected his, at times, left-of-center point of view. The collection includes his manuscripts and copies of journals to which he contributed. Brubaker died in 1957.
Quantity: 18.0 linear feet (12 boxes)
General Physical Description note: 18 linear feet (12 boxes)
Call Phrase: MSS 53

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Historical/Biographical Note:

Howard Brubaker was an editor of Success and  Liberator and a contributor to  Collier's Weekly,  The New Republic,  Saturday Evening Post,  Country Gentleman, and many other magazines. He published over 100 short stories and a number of non-fiction pieces on contemporary affairs, especially national politics. He is best known for "Of All Things", a by-liner column that ran weekly in the  New Yorker for over twenty-five years. This column was composed of six or eight two sentence paragraphs that offered humorous and satirical comments on contemporary happenings and personages. Many of these brief paragraphs were reprinted in newspapers across the country.

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    Scope and Content Note

    The Howard Brubaker Papers are a part of the Fales Library, New York University. The Fales Library is the primary special collections division of the NYU libraries, housing nearly 200,000 volumes of English and American literature from 1700 to the present. Strengths of the collection include the development of the English and American novel, with an emphasis on the Gothic and the Victorian novel.

    The papers consist of typescript copies of short stories, press clippings, and correspondence from family, various leftist and liberal organizations, literary agents, editors, publishers and fans.

    SERIES DESCRIPTION

    Series I consists of Brubaker's original short story and newspaper column manuscripts, rough drafts, and story and column ideas and worksheets.

    Series II consists of magazines, newspapers, and periodicals in which Brubaker's stories, paragraphs, and bon mots appeared in print.

    Series III consists of Brubaker's personal and literary correspondence.

    Series IV consists of Brubaker's financial and tax statements.

    Series V consists of unprocessed newspaper clippings, mostly clipped by the Roemike clipping service, of Brubaker's appearances in newspapers across the country.

    Series VI consists of a single box of oversized materials.

    Arrangement

    Folders are generally arranged alphabetically by subject.

    The files are grouped into six series.

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    Access Points

    Subject Names

    • Benton, William, 1900-1973
    • Bliven, Bruce, 1889-1977
    • Brubaker, Howard, 1882-
    • McMahon, Brien, 1903-1952
    • Perkins, Frances, 1880-1965
    • Ross, Harold Wallace, 1892-1951

    Document Type

    • Clippings (information artifacts)
    • Correspondence.
    • Diaries.
    • Magazines (periodicals)
    • Manuscripts for publication.
    • Photographs.

    Subject Topics

    • Cookery |v Periodicals.
    • Cookery, American.
    • Food writing.
    • Food |v Periodicals.
    • Journalists |v Biography.
    • Journalists |v Correspondence.
    • Neutrality.
    • New republic (New York, N.Y.).
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -y 20th century.
    • Political satire, American.
    • Press and politics.
    • Socialists -- United States.

    Subject Places

    • New York (N.Y.)
    • United States |x Politics and government |y 1900-1945 |v Periodicals.
    • United States |x Politics and government |y 1919-1933.
    • United States |x Politics and government |y 1923-1929.

    Family Name(s)

    Subject Uniform Title(s)

    • American magazine.
    • Collier’s weekly.
    • Country gentleman (Albany, N.Y. : 1898)
    • Liberator (New York, N.Y. : 1918)
    • New Yorker (New York, N.Y. : 1925).
    • PM (New York, N.Y. : Daily)

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    Administrative Information

    Provenance

    The Howard Brubaker Papers are comprised of two distinct collections of Brubaker material, one of which was donated directly to the Fales Library and the other, which was transfered to the Fales Library from the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library in 1993. This collection was donated to the Franklin D. Roosevelt library by Mrs. Howard Brubaker on August 14, 1974. The two collections have been interfiled.

    Access Restrictions

    Open to researchers. Appointments are necessary for the use of manuscript and archival materials.

    Conditions Governing Use

    Collection use is subject to all copyright laws. Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Director of Fales Library and Special Collections. Please contact fales.library@nyu.edu. or call 212 998 2596.

    Preferred Citation

    Published citations should take the following form:

    Identification of item, date (if known); The Howard Brubaker Papers; MSS 53; box number; folder number; Fales Library and Special Collections
    , New York University Libraries.

    Related Material at the Fales Library and Special Collections

    The Geoffrey T. Hellman Papers; Hellman was another frequent contributor to the New Yorker during the same period.

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    Container List

    Series I: Original manuscripts and drafts

    Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
    Box: I:1 Folder : 1 "Appointments and Disappointments"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 2 "April! April!"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 3 "Aunt Mary, Preferred"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 4 "A Bachelor Saga"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 5 "A Bad Actor"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 6 "The Ballyhoover"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 7 "Barbarous Barbara"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 8 "The Battle of Frogtown Harbor"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 9 "The Battle of 1928"
    1928
    Box: I:1 Folder : 10 "A Bird of Passage"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 11 "Boy-About-Town"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 12 "Boy Finance"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 13 "The Boy of Destiny"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 14 "Boy Power"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 15 "The Boy Spout"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 16 "Bud Marries a Drab"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 17 "Cabbages and Queens"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 18 "The Chaimberlain Method"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 19 "Class Conscious Karen"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 20 "Clay Feet"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 21 "The Comic Stripling"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 22 "Con Game"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 23 "The Conquering Connie Comes"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 24 "Constant Reader"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 25 "The Country Preacher" (miscellaneous drafts)
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 26 "The Country Preacher (The Run-Aways)"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 27 "The Cruise of the Cleopatra"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 28 "The Cruise of the Fearless Four"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 29 "Daguerreos of Memory (Experiments in Falsehood)" (Charles Herbert Bass)
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 30 "Daredevil Dayton"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 31 "Daughter Knows Best"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 32 "Dawn Family - 100,000 B.C. (Little Kim - Cave Child Prodigy)"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 33 "Dear Dead Days"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 34 "Decline and Fall"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 35 "The Double Doublecross"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 36 "The Dream of a Constant Reader"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 37 "Enemy Wanted"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 38 "The Evils of Intemperance"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 39 "Fairy Way and Other Child's Verses by Charles Herbert Bass"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 40 "Fast and Loose"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 41 "Flickering Shadows"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 42 "A Fugitive From Injustice"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 43 "Gas"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 44 "The G-Boy"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 45 "Generally Speaking: A Thirty-Minute Program by Lee A. Cavalier"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 46 "Gold Is Where You Find It"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 47 "The Gold-Digger Twins"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 48 "The Golden Haze"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 49 "Goodbye To All That"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 50 "A Grandpa Story for David on his Sixth Birthday"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 51 "Greeks Bearing Gifts"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 52 "Guest Artist"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 53 "Hand Made"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 54 "A Hank Town Comedy"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 55 "He Knew His Onions"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 56 "Helpful Herman"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 57 "His Good Name"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 58 "The Holy War"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 59 "Hope's Diamond"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 60 "Horizontal Prophets"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 61 "Hot Numbers"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 62 "The House of Livingstone"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 63 "How It All Began"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 64 "Including Lola"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 65 "Indirect Action"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 66 "Jerry-Go-Round"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 67 "A Journey into Journalism"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 68 "Junior Partners"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 69 "Just a Big, Happy Family"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 70 "Laughing With the News"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 71 "Lead Pencil Profits"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 72 "Life is Just a Bowl of Raspberries"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 73 "The Lion Tamers"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 74 "Listen, Lester!"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 75 "Little Big Sisters"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 76 "Little Bright Eyes"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 77 "Little Friends of All the Arts"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 78 "Little Junior Monologues and Other Rhymed Child-Whimseys" (Charles Herbert Bass)
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 79 "Local Girl Makes Good"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 80 "The Malady Lingers On"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 81 "The Man Next Door"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 82 "The Man Who Hated Baseball"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 83 "The Man Without a Country Club"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 84 "Maizie Ought to Know"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 85 "A Midsummer Nightmare"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 86 "The Milk Pitcher"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 87 "Mixed Doubles"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 88 "Much Ado About Nutty"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 89 "Neighbor Trouble"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 90 "A Needle in a Haystack"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 91 "Neighbor Union"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 92 "New Occasions"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 93 "The Official Lyre"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 94 "One Pinned on Jim Smiley"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 95 "Opened by Mistake"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 96 "Operation Sister"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 97 "Over the Bounding Main"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 98 "The Parable of the Asters"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 99 "Party Lines"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 100 "Pen in Hand"
    undated
    Box: I:1 Folder : 101 "Poems" (Charles Herbert Bass)
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 1 "Politcal Stories According to 'Elmer'" by Felix Ray (pseud.)
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 2 "The Power of the Press"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 3 "A Problem Man"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 4 "The Professor Looks at Barbara"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 5 "Progress Toward Peace"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 6 "Rainbows"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 7 "Ranny and the Higher Life"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 8 "Rough Company"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 9 "A Round Trip to Crime"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 10 "Ruby Common"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 11 "Ruby Crosses the Rubicon"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 12 "A Rugged Individual"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 13 "Salvage"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 14 "Second Fiddle"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 15 "A Short Wife and a Gay One"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 16 "Silent Sally"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 17 "Silver Lining"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 18 "Soiled Wings"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 19 "Sparta"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 20 "The Spirit of Thirty-Six"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 21 "Spring Practice"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 22 "Springtime for Herbert"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 23 "Stardust"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 24 "Stick-in-the-Mud"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 25 "Surprise in the "Ead'nin'"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 26 "Sweet Spirits of Arcadia" (tentative title)
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 27 "Take It To Tink"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 28 "A Tame Hero"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 29 "A Tangled Web"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 30 "A Tank Town Drama"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 31 "Think Tank Town"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 32 "Thoughts on Pedestrians"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 33 "Three Hardboiled Eggs"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 34 "Tight Rope"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 35 "Tinkering With Tink"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 36 "To the Aid of the Party"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 37 "Trying It On the Dog"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 38 "Two Birds"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 39 "Uncivil Government"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 40 "Unfinished Business"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 41 "Unfinished Jew Story (The Jews Are Like That)"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 42 "The Unmarried Miss Brazelton"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 43 "Unprepared As I Am Tonight..."
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 44 "Votes For Babies"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 45 "The Wagon and the Star"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 46 "The Way of the Reformer"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 47 "The World Conqueror"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 48 "The Writing on the Wallpaper"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 49 "Young-Man-Afraid-of-His-Future"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 50 "Young Man River"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 51 "Youth Ache"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 52 Miscellaneous Drafts - Prose (Charles Herbert Bass)
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 53 Miscellaneous Drafts
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 54 Miscellaneous Drafts
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 55 Typescripts, Originals and Notes for Brubaker's columns
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 56 Typescripts, Originals and Notes for Brukeker's columns
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 57 Photocopies of Newspaper Clippings of "Brubaker Says!"
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 58 Photocopies of Miscellaneous Clippings
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 59 Miscellaneous Story Ideas
    undated
    Box: I:2 Folder : 60 Miscellaneous Photos and Cartoons
    undated

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    Series II: Magazines, Newspapers and Miscellaneous Periodicals

    Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
    Box: II:1 Folder : American Cookery / Boston Cooking School Magazine (incomplete run from 1900-1932)
    1900-1932
    Box: II:1 Folder : Year Book for the Dutch Treat Club, MCMXXIII (1923)
    1923
    Box: II:1 Folder : The Players (membership book), 1914
    1914
    Box: II:2 Folder : 1 Liberator, August, 1918
    1918
    Box: II:2 Folder : 2 Liberator, October, 1918
    1918
    Box: II:2 Folder : 3 Liberator, January, 1919
    1919
    Box: II:2 Folder : 4 Liberator, February, 1919
    1919
    Box: II:2 Folder : 5 Liberator, May, 1919
    1919
    Box: II:2 Folder : 6 Liberator, August, 1919
    1919
    Box: II:2 Folder : 7 Liberator, September, 1919
    1919
    Box: II:2 Folder : 8 Liberator, December, 1919
    1919
    Box: II:2 Folder : 9 Liberator, February, 1920
    1920
    Box: II:2 Folder : 10 Liberator, March, 1920
    1920
    Box: II:2 Folder : 11 Liberator, April, 1920
    1920
    Box: II:2 Folder : 12 Liberator, July, 1920
    1920
    Box: II:2 Folder : 13 Liberator, September, 1920
    1920
    Box: II:2 Folder : 14 Liberator, October, 1920
    1920
    Box: II:2 Folder : 15 Liberator, November, 1920
    1920
    Box: II:2 Folder : 16 Liberator, December, 1920
    1920
    Box: II:2 Folder : 17 Liberator, January, 1921
    1921
    Box: II:2 Folder : 18 Liberator, February, 1921
    1921
    Box: II:2 Folder : 19 Liberator, March, 1921
    1921
    Box: II:2 Folder : 20 Liberator, April, 1921
    1921
    Box: II:2 Folder : 21 Liberator, May, 1921
    1921
    Box: II:2 Folder : 22 Liberator, June, 1921
    1921
    Box: II:2 Folder : 23 Liberator, July, 1921
    1921
    Box: II:2 Folder : 24 Liberator, August, 1921
    1921
    Box: II:2 Folder : 25 Liberator, September, 1921
    1921
    Box: II:2 Folder : 26 Liberator, October, 1921
    1921
    Box: II:2 Folder : 27 Liberator, November, 1921
    1921
    Box: II:2 Folder : 28 Liberator, December, 1921
    1921
    Box: II:2 Folder : 29 Liberator, January, 1922
    1922
    Box: II:2 Folder : 30 Liberator, February, 1922
    1922
    Box: II:2 Folder : 31 Liberator, March, 1922
    1922
    Box: II:2 Folder : 32 Liberator, April, 1922
    1922
    Box: II:2 Folder : 33 Liberator, May, 1922
    1922
    Box: II:2 Folder : 34 Liberator, June, 1922
    1922
    Box: II:2 Folder : 35 Liberator, July, 1922
    1922
    Box: II:2 Folder : 36 Liberator, August, 1922
    1922
    Box: II:2 Folder : 37 Liberator, September, 1922
    1922
    Box: II:2 Folder : 38 Clipping from The New-England Weekly Journal; Apr. 8, 1728
    undated
    Box: II:2 Folder : 39 The Tiger (Warsaw IN, Warsaw High School, Yearbook), 1917
    1917
    Box: II:2 Folder : 40 War - What For, 1932
    1932
    Box: II:2 Folder : 41 Good Morning; Jan. 1, Jan. 15, Feb. 1, Mar. 1-15, Apr. 1, May 1-15, Jun. 15 - Jul. 1
    undated
    Box: II:2 Folder : 42 Everybody's; Mar., 1926, Aug. 1926
    1926
    Box: II:2 Folder : 43 The Masses, March, 1917
    1917
    Box: II:2 Folder : 44 Correct Eating, January, 1925
    1925
    Box: II:2 Folder : 45 Nature Magazine, January, 1925
    1925
    Box: II:2 Folder : 46 College Humor; Nov. 1936, Dec. 1936, Jul. 1937, Aug. 1937, Dec. 1937
    1936-1937
    Box: II:2 Folder : 47 Life, July, 1934
    1934
    Box: II:2 Folder : 48 Life, October, 1934
    1934
    Box: II:2 Folder : 49 Life, November, 1934
    1934
    Box: II:2 Folder : 50 Life, December, 1934
    1934
    Box: II:2 Folder : 51 Life, January, 1935
    1935
    Box: II:2 Folder : 52 Life, February, 1935
    1935
    Box: II:2 Folder : 53 Life, April, 1935
    1935
    Box: II:2 Folder : 54 Life, May, 1935
    1935
    Box: II:2 Folder : 55 Life, June, 1935
    1935
    Box: II:2 Folder : 56 Life, July, 1935
    1935
    Box: II:2 Folder : 57 Life, August, 1935
    1935
    Box: II:2 Folder : 58 Life, October, 1935
    1935
    Box: II:2 Folder : 59 Life, January, 1936
    1936
    Box: II:2 Folder : 60 Life, May, 1936
    1936
    Box: II:2 Folder : 61 Life; Aug. 1936, Sept. 1936
    1936
    Box: II:2 Folder : 62 Life, October, 1936
    1936
    Box: II:2 Folder : 63 Life, November, 1936
    1936
    Box: II:2 Folder : 64 Redbook, January, 1925
    1925
    Box: II:2 Folder : 65 Redbook, February, 1925
    1925
    Box: II:2 Folder : 66 Redbook, March, 1925
    1925
    Box: II:2 Folder : 67 Gourmet, March, 1941
    1941
    Box: II:2 Folder : 68 Gourmet, December, 1941
    1941
    Box: II:2 Folder : 69 Gourmet, April, 1942
    1942
    Box: II:2 Folder : 70 Gourmet, July, 1942
    1942
    Box: II:2 Folder : 71 Gourmet, August, 1942
    1942
    Box: II:2 Folder : 72 Gourmet, October, 1942
    1942
    Box: II:2 Folder : 73 Gourmet, May, 1949
    1949
    Box: II:2 Folder : 74 Good Housekeeping, March, 1921
    1921
    Box: II:2 Folder : 75 W omen's City Club of New York Quarterly, June, 1930
    1930
    Box: II:2 Folder : 76 Women's City Club of New York Quarterly, October, 1930
    1930
    Box: II:2 Folder : 77 Liberty, December 21, 1940
    1940
    Box: II:2 Folder : 78 The Gregg Writer; Sept. 1940, Oct. 1940, Nov. 1940, Dec. 1940
    1940
    Box: II:2 Folder : 79 The New Yorker, February 16, 1957
    1957
    Box: II:2 Folder : 80 The Epicure, Spring & Summer 1949
    1949
    Box: 3 Folder : Harper's Monthly Magazine:
    February, 1914
    March, 1914
    April, 1914
    July, 1914
    September, 1914
    October, 1914
    November, 1914
    December, 1914
    July, 1915
    August, 1915
    September, 1915
    October, 1915
    November, 1915
    July, 1916
    August, 1916
    September, 1916
    November, 1916
    January, 1918
    March, 1919
    July, 1920
    April, 1921
    May, 1921

    1914-1921
    Box: 3 Folder : The American Magazine:
    March, 1931
    February, 1932
    August, 1932
    March, 1933
    April, 1934
    June, 1934
    November, 1934
    February, 1935
    May, 1935
    November, 1935
    May, 1936
    May, 1937
    September, 1937
    May, 1938

    1931-1938
    Box: 4 Folder : Country Gentleman:
    December 22, 1917
    July 18, 1925
    August 15, 1925
    September, 1925
    December, 1925
    May, 1926
    July, 1926
    October, 1926
    January, 1927
    April, 1927
    March, 1928
    February, 1929
    June, 1929
    October, 1929
    March, 1930
    August, 1930
    April, 1931
    August, 1932
    March, 1934
    September, 1934
    October, 1935

    1917-1935
    Box: 4 Folder : PM:
    June 14, 1940
    June 18, 1940
    June 19, 1940
    June 20, 1940
    June 23, 1940
    June 24, 1940
    June 25, 1940
    June 26, 1940
    June 27, 1940
    June 28, 1940
    June 30, 1940
    July 1, 1940
    July 2, 1940
    July 3, 1940
    July 4, 1940
    July 5, 1940
    July 7, 1940
    July 8, 1940
    July 9, 1940
    July 10, 1940
    July 11, 1940
    July 12, 1940
    July 14, 1940
    July 15, 1940
    July 16, 1940
    July 17, 1940
    July 18, 1940
    July 19, 1940
    July 21, 1940
    July 22, 1940
    July 23, 1940
    July 24, 1940
    July 31, 1940
    August 16, 1940
    September 11, 1940

    1940
    Box: 4 Folder : The Saturday Evening Post:
    August 20, 1921
    February 2, 1924

    1921-1924
    Box: 4 Folder : Life:
    August 29, 1938

    1938
    Box: 4 Folder : Stage:
    April, 1937
    November, 1937

    1937
    Box: 4 Folder : Woman's Home Companion:
    April, 1925

    1925
    Box: 4 Folder : The American Home:
    September, 1960

    1960
    Box: 4 Folder : Collier's:
    March 30, 1918
    June 28, 1919
    October 16, 1920
    March 26, 1921
    May 21, 1921
    June 7, 1930

    1918-1930
    Box: 4 Folder : Delineator:
    September, 1930

    1930
    Box: 4 Folder : This Week Magazine (New York Herald-Tribune):
    February 28, 1943

    1943
    Box: 4 Folder : Maclean's:
    April 15, 1942

    1942
    Box: 4 Folder : The Freeman:
    April 13, 1921

    1921
    Box: 5 Folder : Success:
    June, 1907
    July, 1907
    August, 1907
    September, 1907
    November, 1907
    December, 1907
    January, 1908
    February, 1908
    March, 1908
    June, 1908
    July, 1908
    October, 1908
    December, 1908
    January, 1909
    February, 1909
    March, 1909
    April, 1909
    May, 1909
    June, 1909
    August, 1909
    September, 1909
    October, 1909
    November, 1909
    April, 1911
    May, 1911
    June, 1911
    July, 1911
    August, 1911
    October, 1911
    December, 1911
    October, 1921
    November, 1921
    December, 1921
    January, 1922
    February, 1922
    March, 1922
    April, 1922
    May, 1922
    June, 1922
    July, 1922
    August, 1922
    September, 1922

    1907-1922
    Box: 5 Folder : The Unemployed:
    December, 1930
    Spring, 1931

    1930-1931
    Box: 5 Folder : The American Magazine:
    December, 1927
    January, 1928
    May, 1928
    June, 1928
    July, 1928
    April, 1929
    August, 1929
    May, 1930
    October, 1940

    1927-1940
    Box: 6 Folder : 1 Scribner's, May, 1915
    1915
    Box: 6 Folder : 2 Scribner's, May, 1915
    1915
    Box: 6 Folder : 3 Scribner's, May, 1921
    1921
    Box: 6 Folder : 4 Scribner's, October, 1929
    1929
    Box: 6 Folder : 5 Scribner's, October, 1929
    1929
    Box: 6 Folder : 6 Century, December, 1907
    1907
    Box: 6 Folder : 7 Century, June, 1922
    1922
    Box: 6 Folder : 8 Masonic News; March, 1928; April, 1928
    1928
    Box: 6 Folder : 9 Monthly News Published by the New York League of Women Voters, March, 1939
    1939
    Box: 6 Folder : 10 The Handle of Connecticut; June 2, June 16, June 30, July 7
    undated
    Box: 6 Folder : 11 The Crystal, June, 1925
    1925
    Box: 6 Folder : 12 Congressional Record, January 3, 1951
    1951
    Box: 6 Folder : 13 The Red Cross Magazine; August, 1919; October, 1919; February, 1920; April, 1920
    1919-1920
    Box: 6 Folder : 14 Clippings from Success Magazine, "Pulse of the World" Section; Jan., Feb., Mar., Apr. 1911
    1911
    Box: 6 Folder : 15 Clipping from La Follette's (date unknown), p. 6
    undated
    Box: 6 Folder : 16 Clipping from Child Life, August 1932
    1932
    Box: 6 Folder : 17 Clipping from The Literary Digest, January 16, 1926
    1926
    Box: 6 Folder : 18 The New Republic; Feb. 20, Mar. 5, Mar. 26, Apr. 23, Jun. 4, Jul. 2, 1924
    1924
    Box: 6 Folder : 19 The New Republic; Jul. 23, Aug. 13, Sept. 3, Oct. 1, Oct. 8, Oct. 15, 1924
    1924
    Box: 6 Folder : 20 The New Republic; Oct. 22, Oct. 29, Nov. 19, Dec. 17, 1924
    1924
    Box: 6 Folder : 21 The New Republic; Jan. 7, Jan. 28, Mar. 18, Apr. 1, Apr. 22, Jun. 3, 1925
    1925
    Box: 6 Folder : 22 The New Republic; May 5, Jun. 9, Oct. 20, Nov. 3, Nov. 17, 1926
    1926
    Box: 6 Folder : 23 The New Republic; Jan. 4, Feb. 15, Jul. 18, Oct. 24, 1928
    1928
    Box: 6 Folder : 24 The New Republic; May 29, Jul. 31, 1929; Mar. 19, Nov. 26, 1930; Sept. 16, Nov. 4, 1931
    1929-1931
    Box: 6 Folder : 25 The New Republic; Apr. 27, Jun. 29, Jul. 13, Aug. 31, Oct. 26, Nov. 9, 1932
    1932
    Box: 6 Folder : 26 The New Republic, Dec. 6, 1933
    1933
    Box: 6 Folder : 27 The National Post; May 20, Jun. 3, Jun. 17, Jul. 1, 1911; Feb. 1931
    1911
    Box: 6 Folder : 28 Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, February 1931
    1931
    Box: 6 Folder : 29 Metropolitan Opera House Program, 1911-1912 Season
    1911-1912
    Box: 6 Folder : 30 Opera Libretti: La Traviata, Lohengrin, Punchinello, Les Contes d'Hoffmann, Girl of the Golden West, La Favorita
    undated
    Box: 6 Folder : 31 Opera Libretti: Les Huguenots, Rigoletto, Cavalleria Rusticana, Siegfried, Tristan und Isolde, Manon, L'Aiglon, As You Like It
    undated
    Box: 6 Folder : 32 Miscellaneous political and culinary pamphlets not by Brubaker
    undated

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    Series III: Correspondence

    Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
    Box: III:1 Folder : 1 Brubaker to his wife
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 2 Early papers (1920-1922)
    1920-1922
    Box: III:1 Folder : 3 Personal letters: B - D
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 4 Personal letters: E - J
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 5 Personal letters: K - R
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 6 Personal letters: S - Z
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 7 Early fan mail (1915-1925)
    1915-1925
    Box: III:1 Folder : 8 Fan mail - Harpers and other periodicals
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 9 Fan mail - The New Yorker
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 10 Fan mail - The New Yorker
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 11 Fan mail, paragraph suggestions from correspondents, and soliciations
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 12 Correspondence with literary agents: Brandt & Brandt
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 13 Correspondence with literary agents: Brandt & Brandt
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 14 Correspondence with literary agents: Brandt & Brandt
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 15 Correspondence with literary agents: Brandt & Brandt
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 16 Correspondence with publishers: Vanguard Press
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 17 Correspondence with publishers: The New Republic
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 18 Correspondence with publishers: Harold Ross; The New Yorker
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 19 Correspondence with publishers: The New Yorker
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 20 Correspondence with publishers: Harper & Brothers (Thomas Wells)
    undated
    Box: III:1 Folder : 21 Writer's Publishing Co. - Notes, letters, and memos
    undated

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    Series IV: Financial Records

    Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
    Box: IV:1 Folder : 1 Bills
    undated
    Box: IV:1 Folder : 2 Bills
    undated
    Box: IV:1 Folder : 3 Estate of Maurice Brubaker
    undated
    Box: IV:1 Folder : 4 Income tax returns
    undated
    Box: IV:1 Folder : 5 Tax records, insurance, correspondence from creditors
    undated
    Box: IV:1 Folder : 6 Invoices: A - B
    undated
    Box: IV:1 Folder : 7 Invoices: C - H
    undated
    Box: IV:1 Folder : 8 Invoices: I - N
    undated
    Box: IV:1 Folder : 9 Invoices: O - Z
    undated
    Box: IV:1 Folder : 10 Miscellaneous
    undated

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    Series V: Unsorted Newspaper Clippings

    Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
    Box: V:1 Folder : Original clippings and photocopies.
    undated
    Box: V:2 Folder : Original clippings.
    undated

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    Series VI: Oversize Material

    Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
    Box: VI:1 Folder : Contains Brubaker head shots, a leather billfold, galleys, and an advertisement for Brubaker's column in The Daily Mirror.
    undated

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