Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Rick Bass:

An Inventory of His Papers, 1958-2001 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Bass, Rick, 1958-
Title: Rick Bass Papers,
Dates: 1959-2001 and undated
Abstract: Papers of author Rick Bass from 1958-2001 and undated.
Collection # R12.1
Quantity: 78 boxes and 1 tube (83.0 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Rick Bass is a writer and environmental activist. He was born in Fort Worth, Texas, in 1958, but spent much of his youth in Houston. He graduated from Utah State with a degree in geology and then worked as a petroleum geologist in Mississippi. In 1987 Bass moved to Montana and began writing full-time. He is the author of numerous short stories, novels, memoirs and essays. Much of his work focuses on the reasoned benefits of preserving wilderness areas, such as the roadless Yaak Valley of Montana, where he and his family live.

A list of his publications includes:

  • Bass, Rick. The Wild Marsh: Four Seasons at Home in Montana Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2009.
  • Bass, Rick. Why I Came West. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2008.
  • Bass, Rick. The Lives of Rocks. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2006.
  • Bass, Rick. The Diezmo. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2005.
  • Bass, Rick. Caribou Rising. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 2004.
  • Bass, Rick. The Hermit’s Story: Stories. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2002.
  • Bass, Rick. Colter: The True Story of the Best Dog I Ever Had. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2000.
  • Bass, Rick. Fiber. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1998.
  • Bass, Rick. The New Wolves: The Return of the Mexican Wolf to the American Southwest. NY: Lyons Press, 1998.
  • Bass, Rick. Where the Sea Used to Be. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1998.
  • Bass, Rick. The Sky, the Stars, the Wilderness Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1998.
  • Bass, Rick. The Book of Yaak Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1996.
  • Bass, Rick. In the Loyal Mountains. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1995.
  • Bass, Rick. The Lost Grizzlies: A Search for Survivors in the Colorado Wilderness. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1995.
  • Bass, Rick. Platte River. Boston: Houghton Mifflin/Seymour Lawrence, 1994.
  • Bass, Rick. The Ninemile Wolves. NY: Ballantine, 1993.
  • Bass, Rick. Winter: Notes from Montana. Boston: Houghton Mifflin/Seymour Lawrence, 1991.
  • Bass, Rick. Oil Notes. Boston: Houghton Mifflin/Seymour Lawrence, 1989.
  • Bass, Rick. The Watch. NY: Norton, 1989.
  • Bass, Rick. Wild to the Heart. Harrisburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 1987.
  • Bass, Rick. The Deer Pasture. College Station, TX: Texas A&M, 1985.

Scope and Contents

The collection is composed mostly of the literary works and research materials of Rick Bass. Literary works are in original manuscripts, galleys, proofs, and other revised draft copies. Some materials are business correspondence and scrapbook materials. The correspondence reflects Bass’s activities with literary agents, book and magazine publishers, and conferences he attended. Some correspondence is fan mail. The holograph notebooks, conservation papers, and environmental reports make up the research materials gathered by Rick Bass. The holograph notebooks are original hand notes of Bass’s stories and books. About six boxes have files concerning his participation with the Yaak Valley Forest Council. Thirteen boxes are geological records of oil and gas induction logs and leases from Alabama and Mississippi petroleum sites gathered by Rick Bass while working as a petroleum geologist.

The collection is in good condition and is part of the James Sowell Family Collection in Literature, Community and the Natural World.


 

Organization

The collection is organized into the following series:
Box #1-9: Correspondence, 1986-2001
Box #9: Financial Material, 1989-1996
Box #9-35: Literary Production, 1978-2001 and undated
Box #35-61: Research Files, 1980-2000 and undated
Box #62: Printed Material, 1982-1987
Box #62-65: Scrapbook Material, 1989-2000 and undated
Box #66-78: Geological Records, 1958-1995 and undated
Tube #1: Logan Canyon, Utah Maps, undated
Oversize Materials: Posters, 1996 and undated

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research. Copyright is retained by the authors of items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by U.S. copyright law.


Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Bass, Rick, 1958-
Bass, Rick, 1958- --Archives
Bass, Rick, 1958- --Correspondence
Bass, Rick, 1958- --Manuscripts
Bass, Rick, 1958- The Watch.
Bass, Rick, 1958- Platte River
Bass, Rick, 1958- Where the Sea Used to Be
Bass, Rick, 1958- Oil Notes
Bass, Rick, 1958- The Ninemile Wolves
Bass, Rick, 1958- The Sky, The Stars, The Wilderness
Bass, Rick, 1958- Colter
Peacock, Doug
Places
Texas
Montana
Yaak Valley (Mont.)
Mississippi
Alabama
Subjects
American literature--20th century
Natural history
Natural history in literature
Natural history--Montana--Yaak Valley
Nature conservation--Montana--Yaak Valley
Environmental concerns--United States
Conservation efforts--United States
Wolves--Reintroduction--Montana
Wildlife reintroduction
Mexican wolf
Grizzly bear
Hunting--Texas
Hunting--Montana
Hunting dogs
Yaak Valley Forest Council
Petroleum industry and trade--Mississippi
Petroleum industry and trade--Alabama
White-tailed deer--Texas

Related Material

For related materials located in the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, see the following collections:

  • Max Crawford Papers, 1960-2000 and undated
  • David James Duncan Papers, 1959-2002 and undated
  • David James Duncan Artifact Collection
  • David James Duncan Oversize Items, 1959-2002 and undated
  • Gretel Ehrlich Papers, 1923-2005 and undated
  • Edward Hoagland Papers, 1953-2007 and undated
  • William Kittredge Papers, 1954-2000 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Papers, 1964-2001 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Speaking Engagement Papers, 1971-1999 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Photograph Collection: Apológia, 1977
  • Barry Lopez Audio-Visual Collection, 1964-2001 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Photograph Collection, 1964-2001 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Request for Book Jacket Blurbs, 2003-2004 and undated
  • Walter McDonald Papers, 1945-2003 and undated
  • Bill McKibben Papers, 1971-2001 and undated
  • Doug Peacock Papers, 1950-2000 and undated
  • David Quammen Papers, 1956-1999 and undated
  • Pattiann Rogers Papers, 1960-1999 and undated
  • Pattiann Rogers Papers, 1977-2000
  • Annick Smith Papers, 1940-2000 and undated
  • Sandra Scofield Papers, 1958-2005 and undated

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Rick Bass Papers, 1958-2001 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):
2001-0202-X

Purchase, 2001

Processed by

Abel Ramirez and Jason Scheller, Oct. 2001-Feb. 2002


Collection Inventory

 

Correspondence, 1986-2001

box folder
1 1 “Anthologies,” 1988-1993
2 “Anthologies,” 1992-2000
3 “Anthologies #2,” 1992-2000
4 “Audio Deals,” 1989-2000
5 “The Book of Yaak” business correspondence, 1995-1997
6 “The Book of Yaak” publishing contracts, business correspondence, and statements, 1994-1997
7 “Brown Dog,” publishing contracts, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1997-2000
8 Business Correspondence, 1991-2000
box folder
2 1 “Conferences,” 1989-1990
2 “Conferences (1),” 1992-2000
3 “Conferences,” 1993-1998
4 “Conferences,” 1993-1998
5 “Conferences (2,)” 1997-2000
box folder
3 1 “Conferences #3,” 1997-2000
2 “The Deer Pasture” business correspondence, 1989-1996
3 “The Deer Pasture” publishing contracts, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1986-2000
4 “Deer Pasture,” 2000
5 “Fiber,” publishing contracts, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1997-1998
6 “Fiber,” correspondence and reviews, 1998-1999
7 “Foreign Stuff,” 1995-2001
8 “Forestry Congress,” business correspondence of Forestry Committee, 1996-1997
9 “In the Loyal Mountains (stories)” publishing contract, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1989-1999
10 “In the Loyal Mountains (1),” correspondence and reviews, 1995
11 “Legend of Pigeye,” business correspondence, 1992-1999
box folder
4 1 Letters to Congress, 1990s
2 Letters to Congress, 1990s
3 Literary-Foreign Materials (1), 1990s
4 Literary-Foreign Materials (2), 1990s
5 Miscellaneous, 1994-1995
6 Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1995
7 “Miscellaneous Film Stuff,” business correspondence on Yaak Film, 1994-2000
8 Montana Land Reliance, 1995-1997
9 “My Colter,” publishing contracts, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1998-1999
10 "My Colter" (1), 1998-2000
box folder
5 1 “The New Wolves,” business correspondence and royalty statements, 1997-1998
2 “New Wolves,” publishing contracts, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1998-2000
3 “New Wolves,” correspondence and reviews, 1998-2000
4 “NEA,” National Endowment for the Arts, 1990-1991
5 “The Ninemile Wolves,” correspondence and reviews, 1991-1992
6 “Ninemile Wolves,” fan mail, 1992-1993
7 “The Ninemile Wolves,” publishing contracts, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1992-2000
8 “Oil Notes,” business correspondence, 1987-1990
9 “Oil Notes,” correspondence and reviews, 1987-1994
10 “Oil Notes,” publishing contracts, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1989-1995
11 Orion Society, 1996-1997
box folder
6 1 “Platte River,” business correspondence, 1993-1994
2 “Platte River,” 1994-1995
3 “Platte River,” Cover art proofs, publishing contracts, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1994-2000
4 Roosevelt Association (Theodore Roosevelt Assn.), 2000-2001
5 “Round River,” 1992-1999
6 “Round River-Yaak,” 1996-1999
7 “Round River Conservation Studies,” check stubs and correspondence, 1998-1999
8 “San Juan Grizzlies,” diskettes, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1993-1995
9 “The Sky, the Stars, the Wilderness,” publishing contract, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1995-1998
10 “Sky, Stars, Wilderness,” correspondence and reviews, 1997-1998
11 Students and Fan Mail, 1994-1995
12 Students and Fan Mail, 1994-1995
box folder
7 1 Student/Fan Correspondence, (1-2), Yaak Conservation Efforts, 1994-2000
2 Student/Fan Correspondence (3), Yaak Conservation Efforts, 1994-2000
3 Student/Fan Correspondence (4), Yaak Conservation Efforts, 1994-2000
4 Student/Fan Correspondence (4 cont’d.), Yaak Conservation Efforts, 1994-2000
5 “Typist Billings,” Rick Bass to Angi, 2000-2001
box folder
8 1 “The Watch and other stories,” business correspondence, 1989
2 “The Watch,” publishing contract, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1989-1999
3 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” publishing contract, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1993-1998
4 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” proofs, correspondence and reviews, 1995-1999
5 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” business correspondence and royalty statements, 1997-1998
6 “Wild to the Heart,” publishing contracts, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1988-1997
7 “Winter,” business correspondence, 1990-1993
8 “Winter,” business correspondence, 1990-1993
9 “Winter,” fan and business correspondence, 1991-1992
box folder
9 1 “Winter,” correspondence and reviews, 1991-1994
2 “Winter,” publishing contracts, business correspondence and royalty statements, 1992-2000
3 “Yaak Film Stuff,” business correspondence w/Dean Goodhill re: Yaak film, 1993-1994



 

Financial Material, 1989-1996

box folder
9 4 Shearson Lehman Brothers financial statements, 1989-1990
5 “Typist Billings,” Angi to Rick Bass, 1995-1996



 

Literary Production, 1978-2001 and undated

box folder
9 6 “Book of Yaak,” manuscript introduction, 1994-1996
7 “Book of Yaak” (1), Working manuscript w/cover letter from Houghton-Mifflin, 1996-1997
8 “Book of Yaak” (2), Master page proofs, 1996-1997
9 “Book of Yaak” (3), Author’s set of marked proofs, 1996-1997
10 “Book of Yaak” (4), Early typescript with corrections, 1996-1997
11 “Book of Yaak” (5), Tentative collection of shorter pieces, 1996
12 “Book of Yaak” (6), Shorter pieces with outline, 1996
13 “Colter,” manuscript, 1998-1999
14 “My Colter #1” (2), typescript, 1999
box folder
10 1 “Colter,” partial typescript, 1999-2000
2 “Colter,” two master page proofs, 1999-2000
3 “Colter,” manuscript with corrections, 2000
4 “My Colter,” manuscript, 2000
5 “Colter,” set of marked proofs, 2000
6 “Colter,” set of master proofs, 2000
7 “Colter,” working manuscript, 2000-2001
8 “In the Loyal Mountains,” manuscript, 1995
9 “In the Loyal Mountains,” manuscript, 1995
10 “In the Loyal Mountains,” manuscript page proofs, 1995
11 “In the Loyal Mountains,” tentative collection of shorter pieces, 1995
12 “In the Loyal Mountains,” typescript, 1995
13 “In the Loyal Mountains (2),” typescript with corrections and page proof, 1995
14 “Lost Grizzlies #1,” manuscript, 1991
15 “Lost Grizzlies #2,” manuscript, 1992
box folder
11 1 “The Lost Grizzlies #3,” 1993-1994
2 “The Lost Grizzlies #4,” manuscript, 1995
3 “The Lost Grizzlies #5,” manuscript, 1995
4 “The Lost Grizzlies #6,” manuscript, 1995
5 “The Lost Grizzlies #7,” manuscript, 1995
6 “The Lost Grizzlies #8,” manuscript, 1995
7 “The Lost Grizzlies #9,” manuscript, 1995
8 “The Lost Grizzlies #10,” manuscript, 1995
9 “The Lost Grizzlies #11,” manuscript, 1995
10 “Lost Grizzlies #1,” marked transcript, 1995
11 “Lost Grizzlies #2,” advance page proofs, 1995
12 “Lost Grizzlies,” advance page proofs, 1995
13 “The New Wolves,” manuscript, 1998
box folder
12 1 “The New Wolves” #2, 1998
2 “The New Wolves” #3, 1998
3 “The New Wolves,” manuscript early draft, 1998-1999
4 “The New Wolves,” holograph notes, undated
5 “The New Wolves” #1, manuscript with corrections, undated
6 “The Ninemile Wolves,” galleys and proofs, 1992
7 “The Ninemile Wolves,” various drafts, 1992
8 “Peacock,” 1990-1991
9 “Peacock 1990,” original manuscript, 1993
10 “Peacock 1990,” typescript with corrections, 1993
11 “Peacock 1990,” manuscript with corrections, draft #1, 1993-1994
12 “Peacock 1990,” original manuscript, draft #2, 1994
13 “Peacock 1990,” manuscript with corrections, draft #1, 1994
14 “Peacock 1990,” manuscript with corrections, draft #2, 1994
box folder
13 1 “Peacock 1990,” The Fall (1), 1994
2 “Peacock 1990,” The Fall (2), 1995
3 Peacock 1990/San Juans/Perfect Day, (1), 1995
4 Peacock 1990/San Juans/Perfect Day, (2), 1995
5 Peacock 1990/San Juans/Perfect Day, (3), 1995
6 “The Perfect Day,” short versions L.A. Times, Orion, 1994
7 “The Perfect Day,” long version manuscript, 1994
8 “The Perfect Day,” short version manuscript, 1994
9 “The Perfect Day,” original manuscript, 1994
10 “The Perfect Day,” original manuscript, 1994
11 “The Perfect Day,” original manuscript, 1994
12 “The Perfect Day,” draft #1 to 2 with corrections, 1994
box folder
14 1 “San Juans 1991,” original manuscript with corrections, 1994
2 “San Juans 1991,” manuscript with corrections, 1994
3 “San Juans 1991,” manuscript with corrections, 1994
4 “San Juans 1991,” manuscript with corrections, 1994
5 “San Juans 1991,” manuscript with corrections, 1994
6 “San Juans 1991,” original manuscript, 1994
7 “San Juans 1991,” manuscript with corrections, 1994
8 “San Juans 1991,” original manuscripts, 1994
9 “San Juans 1991,” manuscript with corrections, 1994
10 “San Juans 1991,” literary correspondence, clippings and loose notes, 1994
11 “San Juan Town Meetings,” manuscript with corrections, 1992
12 “San Juan Town Meetings 1992,” floppy disk, 1992
13 “San Juans 1992,” manuscript with corrections, 1994
14 “San Juans 1992,” two variant typescript drafts, 1994
15 “The Sky, the Stars, the Wilderness #1,” typescript, 1990-1992
16 “The Sky, the Stars, the Wilderness #2 and 3,” typescripts, 1990-1992
17 “Sky, Stars, Wilderness,” incomplete typescript with loose notes, 1996
18 “Sky, Stars, Wilderness,” version 2 copy-edited typescript, 1996
19 “Sky, Stars, Wilderness,” author’s marked proofs, 1997
box folder
15 1 “Sky, Stars, Wilderness,” master proof copy, 1997
2 “Sky, Stars, Wilderness,” revised proof, 1997
3 “Sky, Stars, Wilderness,” working manuscript, 1997-1999
4 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (1), 1994
5 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (2), 1993
6 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (3), 1993
7 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (4), 1994
8 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (5), 1988-1991
9 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (6), Camille’s edit, 1996
10 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (7), Carol’s version, undated
11 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (1), early typescript and preface, 1998
12 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (2), early typescript, 1998
box folder
16 1 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (3), typescript draft, 1998
2 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (4), typescript draft with corrections, 1998
3 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (5), typescript with corrections, 1998
4 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript a.k.a. “Swan Valley, Montana”, 1995
5 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript “Swan Valley, Montana”, 1995
6 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript “Swan Valley, Montana”, 1995
7 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” typescript, 1995
8 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” typescript, 1995
9 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” typescript, 1995
10 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” typescript, 1995
11 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” typescript, 1995
12 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” typescript, 1995
13 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” typescript, 1995
14 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” typescript, 1995
15 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” typescript, 1995
box folder
17 1 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” typescript, 1995
2 “Where the Sea Used to Be,”,= typescript, 1995
3 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” typescript “Swan Valley, Montana”, 1995
4 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript “Swan Valley, Montana”, 1996
5 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript with corrections, 1996
6 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript with corrections, 1996
7 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript with corrections, 1996
8 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript with corrections, 1996
9 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript with corrections, 1996
10 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript draft copy, 1996
11 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” original manuscript, 1996-1998
12 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” original manuscript, 1996-1998
13 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” original manuscript, 1996-1998
14 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” original manuscript, 1996-1998
box folder
18 1 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” unaided draft, 1996
2 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (1), photocopied holograph with notes, 1997
3 “Where the Sea Used to Be” (2), revised typescript (draft #2) with corrections, 1997
4 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript draft copy, 1997
5 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript draft copy, 1997
6 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript draft copy, 1997
7 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript draft copy, 1997
8 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript draft copy, 1997
9 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript draft copy, 1997
10 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript draft copy, 1997
11 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript draft copy, 1997
12 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript draft copy, 1997
13 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript, 1997
14 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript, 1997
15 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” inserts for manuscript narrative, 1997
16 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” miscellaneous revisions, 1997
17 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript “Swan Valley, Montana”, 1998
18 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript page proofs, 1998
19 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” manuscript, 1998
20 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” edited manuscript, 1998
21 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” edited manuscript, 1998
box folder
19 1 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” revised page proofs, 1998
2 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” outline of novel on padded envelope, 1998
3 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” 1998
4 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
5 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
6 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
7 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
8 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” typescript, 1998
box folder
20 1 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
2 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
3 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
4 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
5 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
6 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
7 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
8 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
9 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
10 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
11 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
12 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
13 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
14 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
15 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
16 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
17 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript, 1998
18 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” partial typescript draft #2, 1998
19 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” marked proof, 1998
20 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” marked proofs, 1999
box folder
21 1 “Adirondacks,” intro, holograph and typescript, undated
2 “AFSEEE piece,” partial typescript, 1998
3 “The Afterlife,” photocopied holograph with notations, 1997
4 “The Afterlife” (Summer) #1, three typescripts with corrections, undated
5 “The Afterlife (Summer)” (1), typescript, undated
6 “The Afterlife (Fall)” (2), typescript with corrections, undated
7 “Almost Like Hibernation,” two typescripts with corrections and correspondence, 1994
8 “An Appeal to Hunters,” typescript, 1995
9 “Angel #9 (1),” two typescripts with corrections, 1992-1993
10 “Angel #10-11 (2),” three typescripts with corrections and correspondence, 1995
11 “Annick Smith Intro,” typescript, a.k.a. “Lynx Ladies”, 1999
12 “Antlers (1),” typescript with corrections, 1996
13 “Antlers (2),” two variant typescripts with corrections, 1996
14 “Antlers (3),” photocopy of finished piece, undated
15 “Antlers (4-5),” undated
16 “Antlers,” manuscript, undated
17 “Back Country Living,” three typescripts with notes and correspondence, 1995
18 “Backwoods,” two typescripts and contract, 1988
19 “B.A.S.S. Essays #1-Hermit’s Story,” partial typescript, undated
20 “B.A.S.S. Essays #2-Pig-Eye,” three typescripts with corrections, 1991
21 “B.A.S.S. Essays #3-Days of Heaven,” four typescripts with holograph and corrections, 1992
22 “B.C. #1,” typescript and correspondence, 1995
23 “The Bear,” six variant typescripts with corrections, 1998
24 “Bear Spray Stories,” three typescripts, correspondence, contracts and finished piece, 1990-2000
25 “Bedichek,” two typescripts with correspondence, contract and cover proofs, 1994
26 “Beloit” #1, draft manuscript, 1993
27 “Beloit” #2, typescript, 1993
28 “Beloit” #3, partial typescript, page proofs and correspondence, 1993
29 “Big Life #1,” incomplete photocopied holograph with notes, 1997
30 “The Big Life,” partial typescript with loose notes, 1997
31 “The Big Life,” 2001
32 “Big Sky intro to conservation issue,” draft, typescript and finished piece, 1995
33 “Bill”, typescript of revised excerpt from “Custody,” 2001
34 “Bingo,” short story manuscript, undated
35 “Bingo #1,” three typescripts with corrections, undated
36 “Biophilia,” three typescripts with corrections and finished piece, 1999-2000
37 “Black Lion in Winter,” holograph manuscript, 1997
38 “Black Lion in Winter,” four variant typescripts with corrections, undated
39 “Black Wolves,” three typescripts with corrections and correspondence, 1997
40 “Black Wolves,” typescript with corrections, 1997
41 “Blasting Buzzards Out of the Sky,” two typescripts, 1989
box folder
22 1 “The Blood Root of Art,” two typescripts with corrections, 1996
2 “The Blood Root of Yaak”, typescript, 1997
3 “The Blood Root of Yaak,” three typescripts with corrections and correspondence, 1997
4 “The Blood Runs Like a River Through My Dreams” by Nasdijj, 2000
5 “The Blue Horse,” one page of notes, undated
6 “Book Reviews,” 1989-1998
7 “The Bookstore as Teacher,” two typescripts with corrections and correspondence, 2000
8 “British Columbia (2),” typescript, 1995
9 “Brown Dog of the Yaak,” early manuscripts, 1997
10 “Brown Dog of the Yaak” (1), typescript, page proofs and correspondence, 1999
11 “Brown Dog of the Yaak” (2), final manuscript with cover letter, 1998
12 “Brown Dog of the Yaak,” typescript, 1999
13 “Browns,” typescript (4 copies), undated
14 “Browns,” short story manuscript, undated
15 “Buffalo 66,” three typescripts with corrections and notes, 2000
16 “California Grizzly” Intro, typescripts, proofs and correspondence, 1996
17 “Camus Article,” typescript, 2000
18 “Candy in the Mountains,” typescript, undated
19 “The Canoeists,” typescript, undated
20 “Caribou,” manuscript, 1992
21 “Catfish #3,” typescript with corrections and contract, 1990
22 “Cats and Students, Bubbles and Abysses,” photocopy of finished piece, 1987
23 “The Cave,” four typescripts with corrections, 2000
24 “Chances #1,” typescript with corrections and contract, 1989
25 “Chasing Shadows,” by Medora Plimpton, 1993
26 “Chocolate Lizards,” by Cole Thompson, 1998
27 “Choteau,” galleys, 1988
28 “City of Books,” three typescripts with corrections, undated
29 “Clinton’s Asterisk,” typescripts and correspondence, 1996
30 “Coca-Cola’s,” short story manuscript, undated
31 Collection of short stories, undated
32 “Colter Intro,” typescript for New York Times piece, 2000
33 “Colter’s Cover,” typescript, undated
34 “Colter’s Wheat,” typescript (two copies), undated
35 “Confessions of an Eco-Redneck,” by Steve Chapple, undated
36 “The Comet,” typescripts with contracts and correspondence, 1998
box folder
23 1 “The Community of Glaciers,” six drafts and notes, 1999
2 “Cores #1,” typescript, 1994-1996
3 “Counting,” typescript, undated
4 “Crossing the Backbone of the World,” typescript for “Sports Afield,” 1998
5 “Crossing Over #2,” manuscript, 1991
6 “Crossing Over #3,” two typescripts, 1992-1994
7 “Crowds,” typescript, undated
8 “Custody,” loose notes, 1996
9 “Custody,” partial typescript, 1997
10 “Custody,” typescript, undated
11 “Custody,” typescript, undated
12 “Dangers,” three typescripts and correspondence, 1989
13 “The Dark-Eyed Owls #4,” manuscript, 1994
14 “The Dark-Eyed Owls #5,” typescript and correspondence, 1995-1996
15 “Days of Heaven (1),” two variant drafts and correspondence, 1991
16 “Days of Heaven #5 (2),” two variant drafts and finished piece, 1991
17 “Days of Heaven #6 (3),” typescript, 1991
18 “Days of Heaven #7 (4),” typescripts and sets of galleys, 1991
19 “Dead Lifting,” typescript, undated
20 “Deer Pasture/Wild to the Heart,” edited manuscript, 1990
21 “Dennis and Probably the Rest,” short story manuscript, 1988
22 “Dennis and Probably the Rest,” two variant typescripts with corrections, undated
23 “Dilution,” short story manuscript, undated
24 “Dinosaurs,” typescript with corrections, 1997
25 “The Dinosaurs,” typescript, undated
26 “Discovery,” typescript, undated
27 “The Distance,” five variant typescripts with corrections, notes and correspondence, 2000-2001
28 “The Dirty Shame Saloon,” short story manuscript, undated
29 “Dobie,” photocopies of “Storytellers I Have Known,” undated
30 “Dog Come Home,” two drafts, corrections, correspondence and contract, 2000
31 “Dombeck Letter,” 1998
32 “Dombeck Essay,” three drafts with corrections and correspondence, 2000
33 “Dombeck Essay (2),” three drafts with corrections and correspondence, 2000
34 “Don Jones,” introduction for “Big Sky” anthology, undated
35 “Dream Birds,” draft (4 copies), 1999
36 “The Dream of the Marsh Wren” by Pattiann Rogers, 1998
37 “Drilling Up Glacier,” short story manuscript, undated
38 “Duck Hunt” typescript and proofs, 2000
39 “The Earth Divers #1 and #2,” two typescripts with corrections, 1994
40 “East,” two typescripts with corrections and notes, 1995
41 “Eastern Washington,” six drafts with page proofs, correspondence, 2001
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24 1 “Eating,” two typescripts with corrections and correspondence, 2000-2001
2 “Eating Montana,” typescript with correspondence, 1997-1998
3 “Eating Montana (2),” typescript, 1997-1998
4 “Elk,” two variant typescripts with corrections, correspondence and revisions, 1997
5 “Elk and Grouse” (1), typescript, 1999
6 “Elk and Grouse” (2), two typescript drafts, 2001
7 “Ellis Intro/Cogan’s Woods,” typescripts, proofs and correspondence, 2000
8 “Epilogue (My Colter),” typescript, 2000
9 “ESPY/Yaak,” typescript, 1994
10 “The Fair,” typescript and correspondence, 1990
11 “The Farm,” three typescripts with correspondence and contracts, 1999-2000
12 “Farms,” short story manuscript, undated
13 “Farms #2,” typescript, undated
14 “Fear (1),” typescript, 1998
15 “Fear (2),” two variant typescripts with corrections, 1988
16 “Fear (3),” typescript with contract and galleys, 1990
17 “Fergus Intro (A Good Hunting Partner),” typescripts and correspondence, 1999
18 “Fiber,” manuscript and correspondence, 1998
19 “Fiber #2,” typescript, contract and correspondence, 1997-1998
20 “Field Events #1 (1),” typescript with corrections, contract and galleys, 1988-1989
21 “Field Events Treatment #1 (2),” typescript of treatment for novella, 1988-1989
22 “Field Events #4 (3),” typescript and one page of notes, 1993
23 “Field Events,” manuscript, undated
24 “Field Events,” manuscript, undated
25 “Field Truths,” three typescripts with correspondence and contracts, 1996
26 “Fires” (1), loose notes of corrections and correspondence, 1992-1994
27 “Fires” (2), two drafts with corrections, 1994
28 “Fires,” typewritten manuscript with corrections, undated
29 “Fireflies,” two typescripts with corrections, undated
30 “The Fires Next Time,” photocopy of finished piece and correspondence, 1998
31 “Fire Notes (for The Fireman’s Wife) (2),” five drafts with corrections and correspondence, 1995-1998
32 "The Fireman” (1), two variant typescripts with corrections, 1996
33 “The Fireman” (2), three typescripts with corrections and contract, 1996
34 “The Fireman’s Wife,” four typescripts with corrections, 1996
35 “Forests,” two drafts with corrections and correspondence, 1999
36 “Forming a Grassroots Group,” two variant drafts with corrections, 1999
37 “Four Coyotes,” two variant drafts with corrections, 1991
38 “Four Deer #5,” two typescripts with corrections and correspondence, 1993-1994
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25 1 “France,” handwritten manuscript, 1996
2 “France #2,” four drafts with corrections, correspondence and page proofs, 1998
3 “The Fringe” (1), typescript, notes and correspondence, 1994
4 “The Fringe” (2), two typescripts, corrections, page proofs and correspondence, 1994
5 “The Gentleman,” six typescripts with corrections, notes and correspondence, 1998-2001
6 “Ghosts,” typescript (2 copies), undated
7 “Gifts,” typescript, corrections and letter from George Plimpton, 1998
8 “Gifts of Light,” undated
9 “Gila” by Gregory McNamee, 1993
10 “Grace,” photocopy of finished piece, 1986
11 “Grand Canyon,” typescript, corrections and correspondence, 1999
12 “Grist #1,” typescript with corrections and correspondence, undated
13 “Grizzlies in Non-Fiction,” typescript, corrections and correspondence, undated
14 “Grizzly Peak,” printout with corrections, 1992
15 “Ground School,” three drafts with corrections, undated
16 “Hannah (Intro to Boomerang/Never Say Die reissue),” typescripts, correspondence and press materials, 1993-1994
17 “Harbor #1,” typescript with corrections, undated
18 “Hawks,” typescript, undated
19 “Hawaii,” typescript manuscript, 1992
20 “Hawaii,” typescript, 1992
21 “Hawaii #2,” drafts and finished piece, 1993
22 “Headwaters,” typescript with correspondence, 1996
23 “Healing,” two variant typescripts, 1996
24 “Heartwood,” short story manuscript, 1990
25 “Heartwood #3,” typescripts, undated
26 “Heartwood #4,” variant typescripts, undated
27 “Heartwood #5,” variant typescripts, undated
28 “Heartwood #6,” variant typescripts, undated
29 “Heartwood #7,” four typescripts with corrections, 1990
30 “Hermit’s Story,” typescript, 1998
31 “The Hermit’s Story,” variant typescript, 1998
32 “Hidden Lake,” photocopies of finished piece, undated
33 “His Parents,” typescript, undated
34 “The History of Rodney,” variant drafts and plough shares, 1989
35 “Home,” typescript, 1994-1995
36 “Hot Lead,” photocopy of finished piece, 1996
37 “Hounds,” short story manuscript, undated
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26 1 “Hounds #3,” typescript, undated
2 “Hounds #4”, variant typescripts, undated
3 “Houston, Pam Intro,” two drafts and holograph draft, 2000
4 “Hunting For Hope,” by Scott R. Sanders, undated
5 “Hunting Journal,” typescript, 1992
6 “In Ruth’s Country,” typescript, undated
7 “Into the Fire (1),” typescript and holograph notes, 1998
8 “Introduction for Montana Magazine,” manuscript, 1996
9 “Ironwood #3” or “La Nalgai,” typescript, 1993
10 “Ironwood #15 and #16,” variant typescripts, 1993
11 “Johnson, Michael Introduction,” variant manuscripts, undated
12 “Jorro’s Magic,” variant typescript, undated
13 “Juggernaut,” manuscript, 1987-1989
14 “June,” variant drafts, 1999-2000
15 “Knapweed #1,” typescript, 1991
16 “Knapweed #2,” manuscript, 1991
17 “Kirby’s Wife” or “La Nalgai,” draft, 1993
18 “Kirby’s Wife” or “La Nalgai” #2, typescript, 1993
19 “The Knife,” short story, undated
20 “The Knife” or “Meat,” typescript, undated
21 “The Kootenai Five,” variant typescripts and news clippings, 1996
22 “La Garita (1),” photocopied holograph with notations, 1997
23 “La Garita (2),” photocopied holograph with notations, 1997
24 “La Nalgai” #9 and #11, variant drafts, 1991
25 “La Nalgai” #13 and #14, variant drafts, 1992
26 “La Nilga,” variant typescripts, undated
27 “Landscape and Imagination,” manuscript, 2001
28 “The Land that Congress Forgot,” manuscripts, undated
29 “The Last Wilderness,” typescript draft, 1991
30 “Leaving Arizona” (2), 1990
31 “The Legend of Pig-Eye” #2, typescript, 1995
32 “Letters from the Jungle MWA Essay #4,” three variant drafts with corrections, 1992
33 “Letter from Man-Dog,” typescript response to letter, 1991
34 “Letters from Pagans,” original typescript with corrections, 1991
35 “Letters to and from the Pagans,” manuscript, 1991
36 “Letter from the Woods Savage,” original typescript, 1991
37 “Lighthawk,” manuscript on Yaak Valley, 1997
38 “The Light Possessed Introduction,” manuscript, 1998
39 “Lineham Outfitting Company and My Fishing Guide,” drafts, 1995
40 “Lion Story,” various drafts, 1998
41 “The Literature of Loss,” manuscript, undated
42 “Logan Canyon,” numerous drafts, 1993-1999
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27 1 “Logan Canyon,” various drafts, 1994
2 “Logan Canyon,” manuscript for Salt Lake Magazine, 1996
3 “The Logic of Bears,” variant typescripts, 1992
4 “Loon,” manuscript, 1980s
5 “Loon,” manuscript, undated
6 “The Loon Chronicles,” final copy, 1986
7 “Lorraine” or “Rick Bass to Q,” variant typescripts, undated
8 “Losing Meat,” variant drafts, 2000
9 “Lynx Ladies,” variant typescripts, undated
10 “Mad Dog, the Hole and Burning Arm,” final copy, 1985
11 “Mahatma Joe,” variant typescripts, 1993
12 “Mahatma Joe” #4, page proofs, 1993
13 “The Mail Lady,” various drafts, 1994
14 “Making a Case for the Yaak,” manuscript, undated
15 “Maria’s Story,” variant drafts, 1991
16 “Masks,” partial manuscript, undated
17 “May,” various drafts, 1988
18 “Meat,” typescript, undated
19 “Meat,” variant drafts, undated
20 “Meat Grinder #2,” variant typescripts, undated
21 “Memphis,” manuscript, 1991
22 “Memphis” #10, manuscript, 1992
23 “Memphis” #11-13, variant typescripts, 1992-1993
24 “Memphis” #12, holograph manuscript, 1993
25 “Memphis” #14-15, variant typescripts, 1993-1994
26 “Metamorphosis,” variant drafts, 1996
27 “Mexico,” manuscript, 1987-1988
28 “Mint” #2, variant typescripts, undated
29 Miscellaneous Manuscripts, short stories, 1992-1999
30 “Miscellaneous Notes,” typescript and review of Don DeLillo’s “Mao II”, and letters of employment for Rick Bass, 1979-1991
31 “Mississippi,” short story manuscript, 1986
32 “Morse (Sue),” manuscript, 2000
33 “Mule Deer,” variant drafts, 2001
34 MWA Essay “Letters from the Jungle,” draft, 1992
35 MWA Essay #2, “The Yaak: Connective Tissue of the West,” manuscript, 1993
36 “My Daughters #1,” typescript, 1997
37 “My Daughters #2,” five variant drafts, 1997
38 “My Daughters #4,” variant drafts, 1997
39 “My First Writers Conference,” typescript, 1994
40 “My First Writers Conference,” lengthy manuscript, 1997
41 “My First Writers Conference,” (Poets and Writers) manuscript, 1999
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28 1 “My First Writers Conference,” two drafts with corrections and correspondence, 1999
2 “My Grizzly Story,” variant drafts, 1995
3 “The Myths of Bears,” variant typescripts, 1996
4 “The Myths of Bears,” two variant typescripts with corrections, 1996
5 “New Country,” variant drafts, 1995
6 “A New Way of Watching Television,” typescript, 1998
7 “New York Times Op-Ed (1),” typescripts and correspondence, 1998
8 “New York Times Op-Ed (2),” Great National Forest Giveaway, typescripts and correspondence, 1996
9 “Noah’s Ark and the Yaak,” typescripts of this op-ed piece, 1998
10 “Not Crossing Over,” manuscript, undated
11 “Notes from Yaak,” short story manuscript, undated
12 “Notes: Miscellaneous Hatfield Poems,” poem drafts, loose notes and outlines, 1998-1999
13 “Not Home” or “Vacation,” typescripts, undated
14 “Novellas,” manuscript, undated
15 “Novel Notes,” undated
16 November 2, Vacation, “Two Days in November,” manuscript, undated
17 “Oil Notes,” Elizabeth Hughes illustrations for, 1988
18 “Oil Notes MSS,” 1989
19 “Old Cokes,” variant typescripts, undated
20 “Old Yaak Stuff/Some pre-‘95,” correspondence #2, 1992-1997
21 “Old Yaak Stuff/Some pre-‘95,” manuscript/correspondence #3, 1997-1998
22 “Old Yaak Stuff/Some pre-‘95,” manuscript #4, 1996-1999
23 “One Season Hunting,” manuscript, 2000
24 “On Willow Creek #5,” variant drafts, 1993-1994
25 “ORV’s (Off Road Vehicles),” typescript and correspondence, 1998
26 “Other,” short story manuscript, undated
27 “Other,” manuscript, undated
28 “The Other Fort Worth Basses #1,” typescript, 1990
29 “The Other Fort Worth Basses #2,” typescript, 1990
30 “The Other Fort Worth Basses #3,” typescript, 1990
31 “The Other Fort Worth Basses #4,” typescript, 1990
32 “The Other Fort Worth Basses #5,” typescript, 1990
33 “The Other Fort Worth Basses #6,” variant typescripts, 1991
34 “The Other Fort Worth Basses #7,” variant typescript, 1991
35 “The Other Fort Worth Basses #8,” manuscript for Texas Monthly Magazine, 1991
36 “The Other Fort Worth Basses #9,” Seybold’s Anthology, 1992
37 “The Owl,” photocopied holograph with notations, 1997
38 “The Owl,” manuscripts, 1999
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29 1 “Paris,” variant typescripts, 1999
2 “Peacock Grizzlies #1,” variant drafts with corrections, 1994
3 “Peacock Grizzlies #2,” partial manuscript draft, 1994
4 “Penetrations,” typescript, undated
5 “Penick Re-Entry Prospect,” short story manuscript, undated
6 “Pete,” short story, undated
7 “Pete,” short story manuscript, undated
8 “Pheasants 1994,” manuscript, 1996
9 “Pheasants 1996,” manuscript, 1996
10 “Pheasants ‘98,” manuscript, 1998
11 “Pheasants ‘98,” variant typescripts, 1998
12 “Pheasants 1998,” variant typescripts, 1999
13 “Platte River,” proofs, 1992
14 “Platte River,” typescript with corrections and proofs, 1992
15 “Platte River,” variant typescripts, 1992
16 “Platte River,” original manuscript, 1994-1995
17 “Plimpton,” variant manuscripts, undated
18 “Pointer Guys,” variant typescripts, 1989
19 “Pointer Guys,” typescripts, 1997
20 “Poison of Language,” variant typescripts, 1999-2000
21 “Prade Ranch,” photocopied holograph with notations, 1993
22 “President’s Day,” various drafts, 2000
23 “Prey” (1-2), variant manuscripts, 1990
24 “Prey” #2, manuscript on writing, 1990
25 “The Prisoners” (1-3), variant typescripts, 1994
26 “The Prisoners,” variant typescripts, 1996
27 “Prisoners of Yaak,” variant typescript, undated
28 “Public Lands Speech,” undated
29 “Public Lands Speech,” by Rick Bass, undated
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30 1 “Quail #1,” manuscript, 1999
2 “Quail,” correspondence and award, 2000
3 “A Quiet Place of Violence,” by Allan M. Jones, 1994
4 “Raccoons of Yaak #2 (and beyond),” variant manuscripts, 1998-1999
5 “The Raccoons of Yaak,” two variant drafts, 1999
6 “Rage of the Squat King,” photocopied holograph with notations, 1996
7 “The Rage of the Squat King,” 2001
8 “The Rage of the Squat King,” manuscript, undated
9 “The Ravens #1,” typescript, 1990
10 “The Ravens #2,” typescript, 1990
11 “Ravens” #3, typescript, 1990
12 “Ravens” #4, two variant typescripts, 1990
13 “Ravens” #5, typescript, undated
14 “Ready, Almost Ready,” typescript, 1987
15 “Real Town” #8, typescript, 1994-1996
16 “Records” #1, typescript, 1993
17 “Records” #2, two typescripts, 1993
18 “Records” #3, three typescripts, 1993
19 “Records” #5-6, variant typescript, 1993-1994
20 “Redfish” #6, variant typescripts, 1988
21 “Red Rock Op-Ed,” typescript and correspondence, 1996
22 “Resistance,” variant typescripts, undated
23 “Reviews,” 1989-1998
24 “Rick Bass to Q” or “Hawks,” variant drafts, undated
25 “Rick Bass to Q” or “What Lasts,” variant drafts, undated
26 “Rick Bass to Q,” variant drafts, undated
27 “Rick Bass to Q,” variant typescripts, 1991
28 “The River,” manuscript, undated
29 “The River,” manuscript, undated
30 “Rivers,” business correspondence, 1999-2000
31 “Rivers,” manuscript for “Rivers” magazine, 2000
32 “The River in Winter,” variant typescripts, 1998
33 “The Road,” variant typescripts, 1999-2001
34 “Roadless (For Forests),” manuscript, undated
35 “Rockies #1,” typescript, 1993
36 “Rockies #2 Sierra,” typescript, 1994
37 “Rockies #3-4,” variant manuscripts, 1994
38 “Rodney,” variant typescripts, 1997
39 “Rodney,” manuscript and correspondence, 1998
40 “Romania” for Terra Nova ’97, manuscript and correspondence, 1993-1997
41 “Romania,” typescript, undated
42 “Roots of Yaak,” photocopied holograph with notations, 1997
43 “Round River,” various drafts, 1992-1993
44 “Round River,” galleys and contract, 1993-1994
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31 1 “Round River” for Orion, variant typescripts, 1997
2 “Round River,” typescript, 1997
3 “Rust,” typescript draft, 1995
4 “Rust,” variant drafts and notes, 1997
5 “Ruth” #4, typescript, undated
6 Rybicki, John Introduction to poetry book, undated
7 “Sabu” #1, typescript, 1990
8 “The Safe House,” typescripts, undated
9 “Salvage Rider,” typescripts and correspondence, 1996
10 “Sam’s 25th,” manuscript, undated
11 “The Savage Land,” typescript draft #2, 1994
12 “Scholastic Writing Awards,” student writings, 2000
13 “Science Under Siege,” book review, 1998
14 “School,” variant typescript, 1998
15 “Seams of Memory, Ribbons of Brush,” variant manuscripts, 1998
16 “September Sharptails 1998,” variant typescripts, 2001
17 “Seven Deer” #6-7, typescript, 1994
18 “Sharptails 1996,” manuscript, 1996
19 “Sharptails 1996,” typescripts, 1997
20 “Sharptails 1996,” holograph manuscript, 1997
21 “The Shirakamis,” three variant typescripts, 1996-1998
22 “Shooting School (1),” typescripts with corrections, 2000
23 “Shooting School (2),” typescripts with corrections, 2000
24 “Short Story Manuscripts,” 1980s
25 “Short Story Manuscript,” 1980s
26 “Short Story Manuscripts,” 1980s
27 “Shyness,” typescripts, correspondence and finished piece, 1988-1989
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32 1 “The Silent Language,” typescript with corrections, undated
2 “Skunk Notes”, seven variant typescripts with corrections, correspondence, and contracts, 2000-2001
3 “Solstice Party,” typescript with corrections and contract, 1999
4 “Solutions,” typescript with correspondence, 2000
5 “Some Safe Place,” finished piece with letter from Barry Lopez, 1996-1997
6 “The Sporting Road,” by Jim Fergus, 1998
7 “Spring,” typescript and finished piece, 1992
8 “Spruce Grouse,” typescript with correspondence, 2000
9 “Squat King,” short story manuscript, 1994
10 “The Storekeeper,” typescript, undated
11 “The Story of Vermont,” by Christopher Klyza and Stephen Trombulak, 1999
12 “The Story of Wolves,” typescript and finished piece, 1995
13 “Sue Morse,” typescript with corrections, undated
14 “Susan” #3, variant typescripts, 1988
15 “Susan” #4, variant drafts, 1988
16 “Susan,” revised complete endings #4, 1988
17 “Susan” #5, variant drafts and notes, 1988
18 “Swamp Boy” #3-5, variant typescripts, 1994
19 “Swans” #4-5, variant typescripts, 1995-1999
20 “Swans,” manuscript for GQ magazine, 1999
21 “Swans,” more of story variant typescripts, 1999-2000
22 “Swans,” short story manuscript, undated
23 “Swan Valley,” typescript, undated
24 “The Teachers Manifesto,” typescript with corrections, 1997
25 “Ten Years Later,” three typescripts with corrections, correspondence, and contracts, 1998
26 “This Savage Land,” variant typescripts, 1994
27 “This Savage Land,” typescript with corrections, 1997
28 “Those Twisting Things,” typescript, 1988
29 “This Year’s Hunt,” two variant typescripts with corrections and correspondence, 1998-1999
30 “Tim” (For Big Sky), two typescript drafts with correspondence, 1996-1997
31 “Tiny Grizzly Peak,” typescript with corrections and finished piece, 2000
32 “Trophies,” two variant typescripts with correspondence, 2000
33 “20515 House, 20510 Senate,” manuscript, 1992
34 “Two Bars,” two variant typescripts with corrections, finished piece and correspondence, 1997
35 “Two Days,” typescript, 1998
36 “Two Deer,” transcript, 1995
37 “Two Deer,” manuscripts for Paris Review, 1995
38 “Two Deer,” variant manuscripts for Paris Review, 1995
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33 1 “Untitled Essay,” photocopied holograph with notations re: Colter, 1997
2 “Untitled Manuscripts, may be “Oil Notes,” 1995
3 Untitled Holograph Manuscript, 1996
4 Untitled Manuscript, 1998
5 “An Untouched Place,” typescripts, 1996-1998
6 “Up the River,” faxed typescript with corrections, 1991
7 “Up the River” #3, typescript, 1991
8 “Vacation,” typescript, undated
9 “The Valley,” various drafts, 1989-1991
10 “The Valley” or “Why I Live Where I Live,” variant drafts, 1989-1991
11 “The Valley” #3, page proofs, 1992
12 “Valley of the Crows,” typescript with corrections, undated
13 “Valley of the Dogs,” three variant typescripts with corrections and page proofs, undated
14 “Vermont as Montana,” holograph copied notebook, 1999
15 “Vermont as Montana” (1), 1999-2000
16 “Vern’s Divorce,” page proofs, 1988
17 “The View,” short story manuscript, undated
18 “Vermont as Montana,” typescript with corrections, undated
19 “The Wait” #1-2, typescripts and page proofs, 1989
20 “The Wait” #3, two variant drafts, 1989-1990
21 “The Wait,” typescripts, 1990
22 “The Wait,” short story manuscript, undated
23 “Waiting” #1 or “Bingo”, typescript, undated
24 “The Watch” #3, CHS version of page proofs, 1987
25 “The Watch” (1), 1989
26 “The Watch” (2), 1989
27 “The Watch,” short story manuscript, 1989
28 “Watershed Analysis,” typescripts and finished pieces, 1997
29 “Wejumpka,” undated
30 “Wejumpka Rides #1,” undated
31 “Weaning California,” typescript with corrections, undated
32 “Weaning California,” three variant typescripts, undated
33 “Weyerhauser Paper,” 1978
34 “What Was Once Life,” 2nd new draft, 1993
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34 1 “What Was Once Life,” 2nd telling/3rd draft, 1993
2 “What Was Once Life,” 1993
3 “What Was Once Life,” typescript with floppy disk, 1993
4 “Where Rivers Change Direction” by Mark Spragg, 1999
5 “The White Death” by McKay Jenkins, 1999
6 “White Knight Op-Ed,” typescript, 1999
7 “Why I Came West (One of the Reasons),” holograph, typescript with corrections, 1998
8 “Why I Live Where I Live,” typescript with corrections, undated
9 “Why I Write and Who I Write For,” typescript with corrections, undated
10 “Why So Many Nature Writers?,” six variant typescripts with corrections and correspondence, 1996-1999
11 “Why So Many Nature Writers (Orion Short Version),” variant typescripts with correspondence, 2000
12 “Why the Daily Writing of Fiction Matters,” holograph manuscript and two typescripts with corrections, undated
13 “Wild America (unpublished),” typescript, undated
14 “Wild Earth Intro,” typescript with corrections and correspondence, undated
15 “Wild Editors I Have Known,” manuscript on writing, 1983-1994
16 “Wild Editors I Have Known,” typescript of draft #3, 1994
17 “Wilderness Magazine 2000,” typescripts with corrections and correspondence, 2000
18 “Wilderness Op-Ed’s,” miscellaneous typescripts, 1998-1999
19 “Wild Heart” by Gary Ferguson, undated
20 “Wild Horses #2,” 1987
21 “Wild to the Heart,” original manuscript and Stackpole books correspondence, 1986-1988
22 “The Windy Day” #1, sonogram typescript, undated
23 “The Windy Day” #2, typescript, undated
24 “The Windy Day” #3, variant typescript, undated
25 “The Windy Day” #4, typescript and finished piece, 1992
26 “Winter,” master page proofs, 1990
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35 1 “Winter,” typescript, 1990
2 “Winter,” typescript, 1990
3 “Winter (unused excerpts),” typescript of unused material, undated
4 “Winter Defining Me,” short story manuscript, undated
5 “A Winter’s Tale,” typescript, correspondence and finished piece, 1999
6 “Without Safety: Writing Non-Fiction,” three typescripts with corrections and finished piece, 1989
7 “Without Safety: Writing Non-fiction,” manuscript, undated
8 “Wolves in Fiction #3,” three variant typescripts with corrections, undated
9 “Wolves Piece for Sports Illustrated,” typescript, 1994
10 “Wolf Walking” by Edwin Daniels, 1996
11 “The Woods,” typescript, undated
12 “Wood Thieves #2,” typescript with corrections, 1999
13 “Wood Thieves #2,” typescript, undated
14 “Writers at Work,” manuscript on writing, undated
15 “Wyoming Cattle Drive #2,” three typescripts, correspondence and finished piece, 1988-1989
16 “Yaak Poems (In the Land of Only One Thing),” 2000
17 “The Yaak Shuttle,” typescript with corrections, undated
18 “Yaak-Untitled Essay,” photocopied holograph with notations, 1996
19 “Yazoo #2,” typescript, undated



 

Research Files, 1980-2000 and undated

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35 20 Early Notebook #1 (Ruth/Kirby Story, Muscles, Mexico, Wild Horses), 1986
21 Early Notebook #2 (Skabellund, The Watch, Grizzly Cowboys, Writing Notes), 1986
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36 1 Early Notebook #3, manuscript, (Oil Notes, Horse, Other, Mississippi), 1986
2 Early Notebook #4, manuscript, (Oil Notes), 1986
3 Early Notebook #5, manuscript, 1986
4 Early Notebook #6, manuscript, (Oil Notes, Horse), 1984
5 Early Notebook of Bass’s earliest fiction manuscripts, 1987
6 Early Notebook of Bass’s earliest fiction manuscripts, 1987
7 Early Notebook of Bass’s earliest fiction manuscripts, 1987
8 Holograph Notebook #1, undated
9 Holograph Notebook #2, undated
10 Holograph Notebook #3, undated
11 Holograph Notebook #4, undated
12 Holograph Notebook #5, undated
13 Holograph Notebook #6, undated
14 Holograph Notebook #7, 1995
15 Holograph Notebook #8, undated
16 Holograph Notebook #9, undated
17 Holograph Notebook #10, undated
18 Holograph Notebook #11, undated
19 Holograph Notebook #12, undated
20 Holograph Notebook #13, undated
21 Holograph Notebook #14, undated
22 Holograph Notebook #15, undated
23 Holograph Notebook #16, undated
24 Holograph Notebook #17, undated
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37 1 Notebooks #1-13, 1991-2000
2 Notebooks (1-5), Fireflies/History of Rodney, 1987-1988
3 Notebooks (1-5), 1986-1990
4 Notebooks (6-10), 1992-1994
5 Notebooks (11-15), 1988-1993
6 Notebooks (16-20), 1992-1994
7 Notebooks (21-25), 1989-1993
8 Notebooks (26-30), 1987-1991
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38 1 Notebooks (31-35), 1987-1993
2 Notebooks (36-40), 1990-1993 and undated
3 Notebooks (41-45), 1988-1993
4 Notebooks (46-50), 1989-1991 and undated
5 Notebooks (51-55), 1987-1994
6 Notebooks (56-60), 1990-1994
7 Notebooks (61-65), 1989-1995
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39 1 Notebooks (66-70), 1995-1998
2 Notebooks (71-73), 1998
3 Holograph Notebooks (1-5), 1994-1998
4 Holograph Notebooks (6-10), 1992-1997
5 Holograph Notebooks (11-15), 1994-1998
6 Holograph Notebooks (16-20), 1992-1998
7 Holograph Notebooks (21-25), 1990-1992
8 Holograph Notebooks (26-30), 1988-1991
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40 1 Holograph Notebooks (31-35), 1987-1992
2 Holograph Notebooks (36-40), 1987-1992
3 Holograph Notebooks (41-45), 1988-1994
4 Holograph Notebooks (46-50), 1992-1997
5 Holograph Notebooks (51-55), 1993-1998
6 Holograph Notebooks (56-60), 1997-1998
7 Holograph Notebooks (61-65), 1997-1998
8 Holograph Notebooks (66-70), 1988-1993
9 Holograph Notebooks (71-75), 1991-1992
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41 1 Holograph Notebooks (1-5), 1999
2 Holograph Notebooks (6-10), 1994-1999
3 Holograph Notebooks (11-15), 1994-1995
4 Holograph Notebooks (16-20), 1994-1999
5 Holograph Notebooks (21-25), 1998-1999
6 Holograph Notebooks (26-30), 1996-1999
7 Holograph Notebooks (31-35), 1996-1998
8 Holograph Notebooks (36-38), 1996
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42 1 Conservation Efforts, 1995-2000
2 Conservation Efforts, 1995-2000
3 Conservation Efforts, 1995-2000
4 Conservation Papers on the West, 1991-2000
5 Conservation Papers on the West, 1991-2000
6 Conservation Papers on the West, 1991-2000
7 Conservation Efforts, 1995-2000
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43 1 Conservation Papers, reports and newspapers, 1990s
2 Conservation Papers, reports and newspapers, 1990s
3 Conservation Papers, reports and newspapers, 1990s
4 Conservation Papers, reports and newspapers, 1990s
5 Conservation Papers, reports and newspapers, 1990s
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44 1 Conservation Papers, reports and newspapers, 1990s
2 Conservation Papers, reports and newspapers, 1990s
3 Conservation Papers, reports and newspapers, 1990s
4 Conservation Papers, reports and newspapers, 1990s
5 Conservation Papers, reports and newspapers, 1990s
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45 1 Conservation Materials and Correspondence, Montana and the West, 1993-1998
2 Conservation and Correspondence, Montana and the West, 1993-1998
3 Conservation and Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1992-1994
4 Conservation and Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1992-1994
5 Conservation and Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1992-1994
6 Conservation Materials concerning the U.S., 1995-1996
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46 1 Environmental Assessments of Montana, 1993
2 Environmental Assessments of Montana, 1993
3 Environmental Assessments of Montana, 1993
4 Environmental Assessments of Montana, 1993
5 Environmental Assessments of Montana, 1993
6 Newspapers and Publications on the Environment, 1991-1995
7 Newspapers and Publications on the Environment, 1988-1993
8 Newspapers and Publications on the Environment, 1989-1992
box folder
47 1 Newspapers and Publications on the Environment, 1991-1992
2 Newspapers and Publications on the Environment, 1992-1995
3 Newspapers and Publications on the Environment, 1991-1995
4 Newspapers and Publications on the Environment, 1991-1992
5 Newspapers and Publications on the Environment, 1992-1995
6 Newspapers and Publications on the Environment, 1990-1991
7 Reports on the Environment, 1992
8 Reports on the Environment, 1992
9 Reports and Publications on the Environment, 1991-1993
10 Reports and Publications on the Environment, 1991-1995
11 Reports and Publications on the Environment, 1991-1995
12 Reports and Publications on the Environment, 1991-1992
13 Reports and Publications on the Environment, 1989-1995
14 Reports and Publications on the Environment, 1991-1994
15 Reports and Publications on the Environment, 1987-1991
16 Reports and Publications on the Environment, 1989-1991
box folder
48 1 Roadless Area Papers (1), 1994-2000
2 Roadless Area Papers (2), 1994-2000
3 Roadless Area Papers (3), 1994-2000
4 Roadless Area Papers (4), 1994-2000
5 Roadless Area Papers (5), 1994-2000
6 Roadless Area Papers (6), 1994-2000
7 Roadless Area Papers (7), 1994-2000
box folder
49 1 “Writing” (1), 1990
2 “Writing” (2), 1990
3 “Writing” (3), 1990
box folder
50 1 “Writing,” 1988-1989
2 “Writing,” miscellaneous materials, 1989
3 Wolves, research material, 1980s
4 Wolves, research material, 1980s
box folder
51 1 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1993-2000
2 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1993-2000
3 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1993-2000
4 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1993-2000
5 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1993-2000
6 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1993-2000
7 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1993-2000
8 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1993-2000
box folder
52 1 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1993-2000
2 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1993-2000
3 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1999
4 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1996-1999
5 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1992
6 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1995-1999
7 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1991-2000
8 Yaak Valley Forest Council and other Conservation Efforts, 1997-1999
box folder
53 1 Yaak Valley Forest Council and other Conservation Efforts, 1997-1999
2 Yaak Valley Forest Council and other Conservation Efforts, 1997-1999
3 Yaak Valley Forest Council and other Conservation Efforts, 1997-1999
4 Yaak Valley Forest Council and other Conservation Efforts, 1997-1999
5 Yaak Valley Forest Council #9, calendar/timber sale dispute, 1994
6 Yaak Valley Forest Council (7), 2000
7 Yaak Valley Forest Council and other Conservation Efforts, 1997-1998
box folder
54 1 Yaak Valley Forest Council and other Conservation Efforts, 1997-1999
2 Yaak Valley Forest Council and other Conservation Efforts, 1997-1999
3 Yaak Valley Forest Council and other Conservation Efforts, 1997-1999
4 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1997-1999
5 Yaak Valley Forest Council and other Conservation Efforts, 1997-1999
6 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1996-1997
box folder
55 1 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1995-1999
2 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1995-1999
3 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1995-1999
4 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1995-1999
5 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1995-1999
6 Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1995-1999
7 Yaak Valley Forest Council (1), 2000
box folder
56 1 Yaak Valley Forest Council (2), 2000
2 Yaak Valley Forest Council (3), 2000
3 Yaak Valley Forest Council (4), 2000
4 Yaak Valley Forest Council (5), 2000
5 Yaak Valley Forest Council (6), 2000
6 “The Big Life/The Dinosaurs,” hand notes, undated
7 “Book of Yaak,” 1996
8 “British Columbia (1),” research and holograph notes, 1995
9 Business Correspondence on Conservation, 1991-1995
10 Business Correspondence on Conservation, 1991-1994
11 Business Correspondence on Conservation, 1991-1994
12 Business Correspondence on Conservation, 1991-1992
13 Business Correspondence on Conservation, 1991-1995
14 Cabinet Resource Group, 1997-2000
box folder
57 1 Caribou, 1984-1992
2 Conservation and Yaak Valley Forest Council, 1992-1994
3 “Everglades #1 (and info),” 1995
4 “Fire Notes (for the Fireman’s Wife) (1),” loose notes, 1996
5 Flathead Forestry Project, 1999
6 “Forest Congress,” business/organizational materials 7th Forest Congress, 1993-1995
7 Handwritten Notes, 1990s
8 Grizzlies news clippings, 1987-1993
9 “Grizzlies 99,” 1995-1999
10 “India,” holograph notes, 1993
11 “Into the Fire (2),” research notes, 1998
12 Japanese Trip and Wildlife, 1995-1997
box folder
58 1 Japanese Trip and Wildlife, 1995
2 “Key West,” holograph manuscript, 1994-1997
3 “Kootenai National Forest,” 1993-1994
4 “Leaving Arizona” (1), 1990
5 “The Lost Grizzlies,” 1995-1997
box folder
59 1 Maggie Anderson; correspondence, notes and photocopies, 1992
2 McGarvey, Heberling and Sullivan; lawyers, legal proceedings, 1990-1991
3 Miscellaneous Manuscript Materials, undated
4 Miscellaneous notes, outlines and papers, undated
5 Miscellaneous papers, 1986-1998
6 Mixed Materials, 1990-1995
7 Montana clippings and publications, 1987-1994
8 Montana Wilderness Association, 1998-2000
box folder
60 1 Montana Wilderness Association, 1998-2000
2 “Mushrooms 95,” 1995
3 “The Ninemile Wolves,” news clippings and correspondence, 1991-1992
4 “The Ninemile Wolves,” news clippings and correspondence, 1991-1992
5 “Old Yaak Stuff/Some pre-‘95” #1, 1994-1999
6 Photocopies of miscellaneous fragments of manuscripts, 1991-2000
7 Plum Creek Clear-cutting, business correspondence, 1997-1998
8 Publications on the Environment, 1989-1991
9 Publications on the Environment, 1990-1993
10 “River Network Papers,” 2000
box folder
61 1 “Rock Creek,” 1998-2000
2 “Romania,” news clippings, correspondence and articles on bears, 1990-1993
3 Seventh American Forest Congress, 1995-1996
4 Sierra Research, 1993
5 “The Sky, the Stars, the Wilderness,” loose notes and research material, undated
6 “Swan Valley, Montana,” hand notes, undated
7 “Swan Valley, Montana,” notes and geology information, undated
8 “Ted Turner’s Halfway House for Troubled Wolves,” research material for Mexican Wolves piece, 1997-1998
9 “Trapper,” research notes, 1990-1991
10 “Vermont As Montana”(2), Northeast Wolves Project, 1999-2000
11 “Vital Ground,” Vital Ground Foundation, 1993-1995
12 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” photocopied holograph manuscript, 1980s
13 “Wolves,” 1992-1999
14 “Wolves,” news clippings and articles, 1993-1997
15 Workman, James G., business correspondence, 1998-1999
16 Yaak Fires, 1994-1996



 

Printed Material, 1982-1987

box folder
62 1 News Clippings, Frank Bass, 1987
2 “Sports Afield and Field and Stream,” articles by Rick Bass, 1982



 

Scrapbook Material, 1989-2000 and undated

box folder
62 3 Alliance for Young Writers and Artists, Inc., 1999
4 “Chocolate Lizards” box, undated
5 Alt-Mitienwald drawing, undated
6 Correspondence and Greeting Cards, 1990s
7 Conferences, programs and correspondence, 1992
8 Foreign Reviews, 1996-1998
9 Literature on Books, 1991-1992
box folder
63 1 Literature on Books, 1991-1992
2 Magazines and Notes, 1998-1999
3 Miscellaneous loose notes, correspondence and printed material, 1995-1997
4 Miscellaneous notes, letters, children’s drawings and clippings, 1991-1995
5 “Platte River,” reviews, cover proofs and miscellaneous, undated
6 “The Sky, the Stars, the Wilderness,” proofs, reviews and miscellaneous, 1997
7 “Where the Sea Used to Be,” reviews and miscellaneous, 1998
box folder
64 1 “Wolves,” story for scholastic magazine and fan mail, 1993-1994
2 Wooden Postcard for President Bill Clinton, undated
3 “Ft. Peck Industry” and “Vanishing Breed (Grizzlies),” undated
box folder
65 1 News clippings, 2000
2 Environment Health and Safety Review, 1990
3 Circle Lake Survey, undated
4 Arrigation Peaks Survey, undated
5 “In the Loyal Mountains,” galley, undated
6 The 1991 Wilderness Calendar, 1991
7 West Fork Yaak IRA, undated
8 “Platte River,” galleys, 1994
9 Fed Ex Box with miscellaneous notes on it, undated
10 Ross Creek Cedars, 1989
11 Montana: People and the Economy, undated
12 Miscellaneous Oversized Items, 1992-1993
13 Montana: Steady State in Transition, undated
14 “A Time to Live,” newspaper article, 1993



 

Geological Records, 1958-1995 and undated

box folder
66 1 Aberdeen, Mississippi, Oil, Gas and Mineral lease, 1988
2 Anderson 7-4 (Balls Branch Field, Chickasaw, Co., Miss.), 1980s
3 Anderson 5-12, 1990
4 Anderson 7-2 (Balls Branch Field, Chickasaw, Co., Miss.), 1989
5 Assignments of Oil and Gas leases, 1988-1989
6 Assignments of Oil and Gas leases, 1987
7 Balls Branch Field, General, 1995
8 Balls Branch Field, Chickasaw County, Mississippi, 1988
9 Bankston Induction Logs, 1986
10 Beaverton Prospect, Re-Drill, 1987
11 Big Branch Prospect, Franklin County, Mississippi, 1985
12 Blooming Grove Extension Project, 1986
13 Blooming Grove Oil Field, Fayette County, Alabama, 1986
14 Bluff Prospect, 1987
15 Budget Estimates, O’Boyle Energy Corporation, 1988
16 Certificates of Title, 1986-1988
17 Checks, Bank Statements and Induction Logs, 1991
18 Chickasaw County, Mississippi, 1972-1987
19 Cantrell Mill Prospect, Lamar County, Alabama, 1987-1988
20 Corinth Prospect, Lamar County, Alabama, 1986
21 Drafts and Prospects, 1988
22 Drilling Reports, Lamar County, Alabama, 1979-1984
23 Dual Induction Logs, Monroe County, Mississippi, 1975-1982
box folder
67 1 Dual Induction Logs, Lamar County, Alabama, undated
2 Dual Focused Induction Logs, Monroe Co., Mississippi, 1959-1985
3 Dual Induction Logs, West Detroit Prospect, 1987
4 Dual Induction Focused Logs, Miscellaneous, undated
5 Dual Induction and Micrologs (Wildcat), Lamar Co., Alabama, 1982-1984
6 Dual Induction Logs, Miscellaneous Wells, 1983-1985
7 Dual Induction Logs, 1980s
8 Dug Hill Prospect, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1987-1988
9 East Detroit Prospect, 1984-1988
10 East Watson Crab Prospect, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1987-1988
11 Eldridge Gas Field Production Summaries, 1991-1995
box folder
68 1 Eldridge Prospect, Walker Co., Alabama, 1986-1988
2 Escuhbia Prospect, Mobile and Baldwin Alabama, 1983-1985
3 Expenditures and Investments, 1991
4 Farmout Letters, 1986-1987
5 Ford Mountain, 1988
6 Ford Mountain Prospect: Lease Take-off, Fayette Co., Alabama, undated
7 Greenwood Springs, undated
8 Induction-Electrical Log, Monroe Co., Mississippi, 1962-1985
9 Induction Logs, 1980s
10 Induction Logs, 1977-1987
11 Induction Logs, 1980s
12 Induction Logs, Beaverton Well, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1980-1982
box folder
69 1 Induction Logs, 1977-1978
2 Induction Logs, Beaverton Field, Lamar Co. , Alabama, 1976-1985
3 Induction Logs, Bluff and Wildcat, Fayette Co. , Alabama, 1977-1983
4 Induction Logs, Carless Resources Inc. (Brilliant Trust), 1984
5 Induction Logs, Cherry and Association (Rainwater), Lamar Co., Alabama, 1986
6 Induction Logs, Fayette Co., Alabama, 1978
7 Induction Logs, Oil Fields, Fayette Co., Alabama, 1972-1985
8 Induction Logs, Oil Fields in Alabama, 1980-1986
box folder
70 1 Induction Logs, Oil Fields, Fayette, Co., Alabama, 1971-1985
2 Induction Logs, Oil Fields, Fayette, Co., Alabama, 1978-1979
3 Induction Logs, Wildcat Well, Fayette, Alabama, 1984-1985
4 Induction Logs, Wildcat Well, Fayette, Alabama, (Stratographic Map included), 1985
5 Induction Logs, Fayette Co., Alabama, 1981-1984
6 Induction Logs, Fayette Co., Alabama, 1977-1987
7 Induction Logs, Fayette Co., Alabama, 1978-1985
8 Induction Logs, Fayette Co., Alabama, undated
9 Induction Logs, Gridley Prospect, Jasper Co., Mississippi, 1981
box folder
71 1 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, undated
2 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1981-1982
3 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1980-1982
4 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1980-1982
5 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1980-1982
box folder
72 1 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1979-1985
2 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1977-1981
3 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1978-1986
4 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1971-1987
5 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1980-1982
6 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1987
box folder
73 1 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1975-1982
2 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1980-1982
3 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1979-1984
4 Induction Logs, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1987
box folder
74 1 Induction Logs, Fayette Co., Alabama, 1977-1981
2 Induction Logs, Franklin Co., Tennessee, 1983
3 Induction Logs, Marion Co., Alabama, 1985
4 Induction Logs, Marion Co., Alabama, 1965
5 Induction Logs, Marion Co., Alabama, 1980s
6 Induction Logs, Walker Co., Alabama, 1981-1987
7 Induction Logs of Wildcat Field, Fayette Co., Alabama, 1980
8 Induction Logs, Pickens Co., Alabama, 1985
9 Induction Logs, Wildcat Field, Lamar, Alabama, 1971-1986
10 Induction Logs, Wildcat Field, Fayette Co., Alabama, 1976-1984
11 Induction Logs, Wildcat Field, Pickens Co., Alabama, 1980s
box folder
75 1 Itawamba County, Mississippi, Induction Logs, 1973
2 Jordan Prospect, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1975-1988
3 Kennedy Prospect, undated
4 Kinney Creek, Monroe County, Mississippi, undated
5 Lease Activity Report, NewCo.Resources, 1986-1987
6 Lease Information on Prospects, 1980s
7 Lease Information on Prospects, 1980s
8 Leases: O’Boyle, Marion Co., 1987
9 Lee Co., Mississippi, Induction Logs, 1981-1987
10 Little Yellow Creek Farmout, Oil Lease, Alabama, 1987
11 Little Yellow Creek, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1988
12 Louisiana Land and Exploration Company, Jacintoport, 1970-1982
13 Love Joy Church, undated
14 “Mayfield Branch”, maps and leases, 1987-1990
15 Monroe Co., Mississippi, 1974-1981
box folder
76 1 Marion Co., Alabama, Induction Logs, 1979-1986
2 Marion Co. (General), 1987
3 Minilogs and Micrologs, Marion and Fayette Alabama, undated
4 North Armory Prospect, undated
5 North Military Grove Prospect, 1988-1989
6 North Watts Creek Leases, 1989
7 Northeast Davis Chapel, 1984
8 Oakes Chapel Prospect, 1987
9 Oakes Chapel Prospect, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1987
10 O’Boyle Energy Corporation Leases, 1986-1988
11 Oil and Gas Leases, 1981-1983
12 Oil and Gas Leases, 1980s
13 Oil, Gas and Mineral Leases prepared by Rick Bass, 1985-1989
14 Oil, Gas and Mineral Leases, 1991
box folder
77 1 Original Title Opinion, North half of Sec. 18, Township 12 South, Range 15 West, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1987
2 Pickens Co., Alabama, 1976-1978
3 Publications on Oil and Gas information in Alabama, 1960s
4 Purgatory Creek Prospect, Lease Take-Off, Marion Co., Alabama, 1987
5 Purgatory Creek, 1988
6 Purgatory Creek, Lease Purchase Reports, 1987
7 Purgatory Creek Prospect, Sec. 2,3,4,5 15-T138-R13W, Marion Co., Alabama, Lease Take-Off, 1987
8 Purgatory Creek Prospect (South half), 1987
9 Purgatory Creek Prospect, Marion Co., Alabama, Lease Take-Off, 1987
10 Purgatory Lease Prospect, Marion Co., Alabama, 1987
11 Robert Mosbacher (#1 Mobile Co. School Board, Mobile Co., Alabama), 1981
12 Seismic: Northwest Henderson Area, Texas, 1974-1985
13 School Land Branch Prospect, Dual Induction Logs, 1980s
14 Shannon Site, Lee Co., Mississippi, oil report, 1958
15 South Beaverton Prospect, Lamar Co., Alabama, 1985
16 South Maple Branch, 1980s
17 S. Splunge Prospect, Monroe Co., Mississippi, undated
18 South Watson Creek, undated
19 Stephens-Bigler Gas Unit, 1994
20 Thorn Field Prospect, undated
21 Victory Resources Inc. (Summary of Production), December 1991
22 Watts Creek Prospect, 1988
23 Wesley Chapel site, undated
24 West Detroit Prospect, 1987
25 Wheeler Gas Unit, 1992
26 Whitehouse Prospect, 1986
box folder
78 1 Oil and Gas Maps (total 120 items in oversized box), mostly from Alabama, 1980s



 

Research Files, undated

tube
Tube #1 Logan Canyon Topographic Maps in rolled tube (27 items), Rich County, Utah, undated



 

Oversize Materials, O 9.2

item
1 Glacier National Park 85th Anniversary, poster, undated
item
2-7 A Wolf Pack is a Family, Friends of Animals, posters (6 copies), undated
item
8 Grand Canyon 75th Anniversary, poster, undated
item
9 Watershed: Writers, Nature, and Community, Washington, DC, poster, April 15-20, 1996