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TABLE OF CONTENTS


Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Additional Sources

Description of Series

The Willow Field

The Nature of Generosity

Sixty Million Buffalo

We Are Not in This Together

Holding Ground

Home Ground

Literary Production

Academic Materials

Corresondence, Business and Personal

Correspondence, Business

Correspondence, Personal

Literary Production, Other Writers

Miscellaneous

Research Materials

Legal Documents

Videocassettes

Audiocassettes

DVDs and CDs

Computer Disks, 5 1/4 inch

Slides

Photographs

Oversize Photographs

Oversize

Oversize Materials, Drawer 27.2

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

William Kittredge:

An Inventory of His Papers, 1919-2007 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Kittredge, William
Title: William Kittredge Papers,
Dates: 1919-2007 and undated
Abstract: Papers of the author William Kittredge from 1919-2007 and undated.
Collection # R 4.2
Quantity: 20 boxes (18.0 linear feet)and one oversize folder
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

William Kittredge was born in Oregon in 1932 and grew up on a working ranch in the Warner Valley of southeastern Oregon. He attended Oregon State University (1954) and University of Iowa (M.F.A. 1969). He taught in the English Department at the University of Montana from 1969 until his retirement in 1997. His awards include a Stegner Fellowship to attend the writing program at Stanford University, two National Endowment for the Arts creative writing fellowships, two Pacific Northwest Bookseller's Awards, National Governor's Award for the Arts, the PEN West Award, and the National Endowment for the Humanities' Charles Frankle Prize for service to the humanities, Neil Simon Award from American Playhouse. He is the author of numerous essays, short stories and novels, including the Cord series of western novels written under the pseudonym Owen Rountree. With Annick Smith, Kittredge was the co-producer of A River Runs Through It, based on the novella by Norman Maclean.

A list of his publications includes:

  • Kittredge, William. The Next Rodeo. Saint Paul, Minn.: Graywolf Press, 2007.
  • Kittredge, William. Willow Field. New York: Knopf, 2006.
  • Kittredge, William. Southwestern Homelands. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic, 2002.
  • Kittredge, William. Balancing Water: Restoring the Klamath Basin. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2000.
  • Kittredge, William. The Nature of Generosity. New York: Knopf, 2000.
  • Kittredge, William. Taking Care: Thoughts on Storytelling and Belief. Minneapolis, MN: Milkweed, 1999.
  • Kittredge, William. The Portable Western Reader. New York: Penguin Books, 1997.
  • Kittredge, William. . Who Owns the West? San Francisco: Mercury House, 1996.
  • Kittredge, William. Hole in the Sky: a Memoir. New York: Knopf, 1992.
  • Kittredge, William. Lost Cowboys (But Not Forgotten). New York: Library Fellows of the Whitney Museum of American Art, 1992.
  • Kittredge, William. Owning It All. Saint Paul, Minn.: Graywolf Press, 1987.
  • Kittredge, William. The Van Gogh Field and Other Stories. Columbia, MO: University of Missouri Press, 1978.

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Scope and Contents

The collection has a variety of materials detailing the literary works of William Kittredge. They include manuscripts of draft copies, published and unpublished works, short stories, final copies, revisions, research materials to his works, photocopied news clippings, business and literary correspondence, lecture and class notes, reviews, audio and video materials, and computer disks. The collection includes drafts for The Willow Field, as well as galley proofs and editing copies of The Nature of Generosity.

The collection is in good condition and is part of the James Sowell Family Collection in Literature, Community and the Natural World. Some pages showed signs of previous water damage; these were photocopied and the originals were discarded.

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Organization

The collection is organized by book title, by format of material, and by correspondence, research material, legal documents, and miscellaneous material.

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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.

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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)
Kittredge, William
Kittredge, William--The Willow Field
Kittredge, William--The Nature of Generosity
Kittredge, William--Correspondence
Kittredge, William--Manuscripts
Places
West (U.S.)--Environmental conditions
West (U.S.)--In literature
Montana
Oregon
Subjects
Water rights--Oregon
Water supply--Oregon
Cowboys--Montana

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Related Material

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

  • William Kittredge Papers, 1954-2000 and undated
  • Max Crawford Papers, 1960-2000 and undated
  • Rick Bass Papers, 1959-2002 and undated
  • David James Duncan Papers, 1959-2002 and undated
  • David James Duncan Artifact Collection
  • David James Duncan Oversized Items
  • Gretel Ehrlich Papers, 1923-2005 and undated
  • Edward Hoagland Papers, 1953-2007 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Papers, 1964-2001 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Audio Visual Collection, 1964-2007 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Photograph Collection, 1964-2001 and undated
  • Barry Lopez Photograph Collection: Apológia
  • Bill McKibben Papers, 1971-2001 and undate
  • 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

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William Kittredge Papers, 1919-2007 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):
2008-0175-X

Purchase, 2008

Processed by

Dr. William Tydeman, Emily Miller, Joshua Misenhimer, and Dr. Diane Warner

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Additional Sources

None for the record.

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Collection Inventory

 

The Willow Field

box folder
1 1 The Willow Field, publisher’s master proof galleys (second pass for review) with correspondence, p.1-200, June 2006
2 The Willow Field, publisher’s master proof galleys (second pass for review), p. 201-344, June 2006
3 The Willow Field, publisher’s galley proofs, prelim. p. 1-149, May 12, 2006
4 The Willow Field publisher’s galley proofs, p. 150-[343], May 12, 2006
5 The Willow Field, galleys and correspondence, preliminary pages, March 2006
6 The Willow Field, compositor’s galley typescript, p. 1-149, correspondence, [2006]
7 The Willow Field, compositor’s galley typescript, p. 150-300, [2006]
8 The Willow Field, compositor’s galley typescript, p. 301-422, [2006]
9 The Willow Field, draft, with editing in green pencil, p. 1-211, [2006]
10 The Willow Field, draft, with editing in green pencil, p. 212-399, [2006]
11 The Willow Field, draft, with editing in green pencil, p. 400-560, [2006]
12 [The Willow Field], partial draft sections, with corrections, [2006]
13 The Willow Field, p. 1-151, [2004]
14 [The Willow Field], typescript, notes, Oct, 2004
15 [The Willow Field], typescript with corrections, Oct. 30, 2004
16 [The Willow Field], typescript (various pages), notes, June 28, 2003
17 [The Willow Field], partial typescript, Annick Smith, June 2003
18 [The Willow Field], partial typescript (p. 139-223) with corrections in green and black ink, [2003]
19 [The Willow Field], typescript with corrections, undated
box folder
2 1 For the Love of Women and Horses, draft, p. 1-250, [2006]
2 For the Love of Women and Horses, draft, p. 251-500, [2006]
3 For the Love of Women and Horses, draft, p. 501-554, [2006]
4 Horses in Heaven, partial typescript, p. 1-74, [2003]
5 Horses in Heaven, typescript with corrections, July 4, 2003
6 Horses in Heaven, typescript with corrections, undated
7 Horses in Heaven, typescript with corrections, correspondence, undated
8 Lives of Their Own Choosing, typescript with corrections, May 2004
9 Running with Horses, draft, p. 1-250, [2006]
10 Running with Horses, draft, p. 251-505, [2006]
11 Running with Horses, typescript, p. 1-225, undated
12 Running with Horses, typescript, p. 226-387, undated
13 Runs with Horses, draft, p. 1-227, correspondence and comments, David James Duncan, [2006]
14 Runs with Horses, p. 227-513, with comments by David James Duncan, [2006]
box folder
3 1 Raising Rossie, typescript, p. 1-135, [2003]
2 Rossie Benasco, typescript, [2003]
3 Rossie Benasco, typescript with corrections, Dec. 2003
4 [Rossie Benasco?], typescript with corrections, Oct. 20, 2003 and undated
5 Rossie Benasco, typescript with corrections, Oct. 5, 2003
6 Rossie Benasco, typescript, list of alternate titles, undated
7 Rossie Benasco, typescript, undated
8 Title TK, typescript, p. 1-199, [2004]
9 Title TK, typescript, p. 200-404, [2004]
10 What Love Would Be, typescript with corrections, Feb. 6, 2003
11 Wilderness in the Jazz Age, typescript, 93 p., [2006]
12 Wilderness in the Jazz Age, typescript, 59 p., [2006]
13 Wilderness in the Jazz Age, typescript, 45 p., [2006]
14 Wilderness in the Jazz Age, typescript, correspondence, July 31, 2002
15 Wilderness in the Jazz Age, typescript, undated
16 Annick Smith’s response to “Jazz Age,” Aug. 1, 2002
box folder
4 1 Notebook, [2003]
2 Publicity, Knopf catalog, 2006
3 Research material, articles on childbirth and midwives, and prostate, 1930-2003 and undated
4 Research material, articles on prostate, cancer, 1936-2002 and undated
5 Research material, articles, newspaper clippings, 2003 and undated
6 Reviews, 2006 and undated
7 Reviews, correspondence, 2006
8 Reviews, book tour itinerary, 2006-2007

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The Nature of Generosity

box folder
4 9 The Nature of Generosity, page proofs, cover art, correspondence, 2000-2001
10 The Nature of Generosity, revised page proofs #1, author’s set, second pass, with corrections and correspondence, 276 p., Sept. 12- 14, 2000
11 The Nature of Generosity, revised page proofs #1, author’s set, second pass, with corrections and correspondence, 276 p., Sept. 12, 2000
12 The Nature of Generosity, rough page proofs, author’s set, first pass, with corrections and correspondence, 277 p., Aug. 14-15, 2000
13 The Nature of Generosity, rough page proofs, author’s set, first pass, with corrections, 277 p., Aug. 14, 2000
14 The Nature of Generosity, clean typescript, 298 p., July 2000
15 The Nature of Generosity, clean draft, 300 p., [2000]
16 The Nature of Generosity, setting ms., 298 p., [2000]
box folder
5 1 The Nature of Generosity, clean typescript, 300 p., [2000]
2 Publicity material, [2001?]
3 Research material, 1999-2000
4 Reviews, 2000-2001 and undated
5 Reviews, 2000-2001

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Sixty Million Buffalo

box folder
5 6 Sixty Million Buffalo, typescript with author’s corrections and batch with Annick Smith reader response notes, July 2, 2001 and undated
7 Sixty Million Buffalo, typescript with Annick Smith revisions, undated
8 Sixty Million Buffalo, typescript 217 p., [1987]
9 Sixty Million Buffalo, bound typescript with author’s edits, Nov. 5, 1987
10 [Sixty Million Buffalo?] unpublished novel, drafts, notes, ~500 pages, [1972]
11 [Sixty Million Buffalo?] beginning of an untitled novel, 21 pages, [1972]

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We Are Not in This Together

box folder
5 12 We Are Not in This Together, Advance uncorrected galley, jacket blurb, 1984
13 We Are Not in This Together, galley proofs, style sheet, Dec. 28, 1983

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Holding Ground

box folder
6 1 Holding Ground, part one, typescript, 1971
2 Holding Ground, Chapter 3-7, typescript, 1971
3 Holding Ground, drafts, notes, research materials, 1971
4 The Serpent Has Deceived All Mankind, typescript on yellow paper, 1971
5 The Serpent Has Deceived All Mankind, typescript, 161 p., 1971
6 The Serpent Has Deceived All Mankind, typescript, p. 185-259, 1971
7 The Seventh Day of Christmas, typescript, p. 1-150, 1971
8 The Seventh Day of Christmas, typescript, p. 151-316, 1971
9 The Seventh Day of Christmas, typescript, 276 p., notes, 1970-1971
10 A Summer in the Desert, draft, notes, 1970

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Home Ground

box folder
6 11 Draft of definitions, correspondence, 2004
12 Draft, correspondence, publicity material, research material, 1970-2003 and undated
13 Reviews, 2006-2007

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Literary Production

box folder
7 1 100th Meridian, correspondence galleys, [2005]
2 100th Meridian, [2005?]
3 [100th Meridian], correspondence, 2001
4 Agriculture, Pushcart Prize, 1985-1986
5 Agriculture, 2 copies,[5] p., [1990s]
6 [All Frogs], p. 2-94, [1968?]
7 [All Frogs], p.3-112, [1968?]
8 The American Southwest, book proposal and biography, undated
9 Backtracking, 134 p., [1971]
10 Balancing Water, old version, 18 p., undated
11 Balancing Water reviews, 2000-2001
12 Be Careful What You Want, photocopy, [13 p.], [1990s]
13 Be Careful What You Want, published version ~30 p., [1990s]
14 The Best of Montana’s Short Fiction, galleys, Aug. 21, 2002
15 The Best Short Stories, galleys, correspondence, Feb. 12, 2003
16 The Best Short Stories, draft, correspondence, March 26, 2002
17 The Best Short Stories, galley, undated
18 Breaker of Horses, 20 p., [1970s]
19 Breaker of Horses, 12 p., undated
20 Crazy for Golf, 19 p., undated
21 A Death and A Wedding, [2003]
22 Do You Hear Your Mother Talking?, typescript with corrections, 20 p., [1990s]
23 Do You Hear Your Mother Talking, galley sheets Harper’s, Sept. 28, 1990
24 Do You Hear Your Mother Talking?, 26 p., undated
25 Each Thing In Its Place, 18 p., [1990s]
26 Farming in the Free World, 20 p., [1980?]
27 Going to God, [pre-1967], short story, [1966?]
28 Hermitage, [pre-1968]
29 Hole in the Sky and other material, drafts, notes, undated
30 Holocaust Fires, draft, correspondence, 2001
31 Horses in Heaven, 2 versions, [1990s]
32 Horses in Heaven, typescript, undated
33 Interview with Elisabeth Nadin, 2003
34 Introduction to Montana Surround, correspondence, 2004
35 Island in the Cold, 24 p., [1970s]
36 Kookooskia, old version, 2004
37 Looking Glass, galley, correspondence, Sept. 27, 2006
38 Man and the World and Death, [pre-1967] short story, [1966?]
39 Man and the World and Death, 14 p., [pre-1967] short story, [1966?]
40 Man and the World and Death, ~25 p., [pre-1967] short story, [1966?]
41 Mandeville Island, draft, research, notes, [2004]
42 Mandeville Island, bound notes, maps, research material, [2004]
box folder
8 1 Mandeville Island, research material, newspaper articles, 1919-1938
2 Mandeville Island, research material, Ducks Unlimited, 2008
3 Mandeville Island, research material, Ducks Unlimited, correspondence, CD, 2003-2004 and undated
4 The Mexican Steers, 4 p., [1970s]
5 Mountain Gods, typescript, col. illustrations, correspondence, 2001 and undated
6 Native Cutthroat, photocopy, undated
7 The Next Rodeo, typescript, correspondence, Jan. 10, 2007
8 The Next Rodeo, typescript, correspondence, Feb. 2, 2007
9 The Next Rodeo, typescript, 2 drafts with Annick Smith’s notes, 2006
10 Pacific Lutheran Talk, undated
11 Phantom Silver, 16 p., [1990s]
12 Reasons to Play, 7 p., undated
13 Rich, 14 p., 2 copies, undated
14 Rivers, Cities and Stories, 2 drafts, 1 with Annick Smith’s notes, Sept. 2005 and undated
15 The Rock, [pre-1967, short story, 1966?]
16 [The Rock, pre 1967, short story, 1966?]
17 The Rock Remains, [pre-1967, short story, 1966?]
18 The Rock Remains Endures, [pre-1967, short story, 1966?]
19 Sea of Winter, 25 p., [1970s]
20 Southwestern Homelands, typescript, notes, [2002]
21 Southwestern Homelands, typescript, 160 p., [2002]
22 Southwestern Homelands, reviews, 2002
23 Southwestern Homelands, research materials, 1998-2001 and undated
24 Southwest Homelands, research materials, 2001 and undated
25 “Stegner and Generosity,” “The Palouse,” “Outgrowing Myths,” correspondence, 1999-2001 and undated
26 Stoneboat, photocopy, undated
27 Taking Care, reviews, 2001
28 Three Dollar Dogs, 10 p., correspondence, April 17, 1991
29 The Underground River, drafts, [1970s]
30 The Understanding, 3 p., [1970s]
31 Unnecessary Beasts [All Frogs, 1968?]
32 The Van Gogh Field, photocopy, undated
33 The Van Gogh Field, galleys, 1978
34 The Voice of Water, 5 p., [1990s]
35 The Waterfowl Tree, 16 p., [1990s]
36 What Love Would Be, typescript, 765 p., undated
37 Windbreak, bound, Oct. 15, 1987

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Academic Materials

box folder
8 38 Photocopies of short stories, syllabus ENGL 407, undated
39 Photocopies of short stories and poems, undated
40 Photocopies of short stories, syllabus ENGL 409, undated
box folder
9 1 Photocopies of short stories, syllabus ENGL 409, undated
2 Photocopies of short stories, syllabus ENGL 407, undated
3 Photocopies of short stories, essays (some by Kittredge), undated
4 Photocopies of short stories and essays, undated
5 Photocopies of short stories and essays, undated
6 Graduate Student MFA papers and correspondence, Pacific University, [part 1], 2005
7 Graduate Student MFA papers and correspondence, Pacific University, [part 2], 2005
8 Graduate Student MFA papers and correspondence, Pacific University, [part 3], 2005

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Corresondence, Business and Personal

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9 9 Correspondence 2007
10 Includes Rick Bass, Max Crawford, David Quammen, 2006-2007 and undated
11 Includes David James Duncan, 2005-2007 and undated
12 Correspondence, 2005-2007 and undated
13 Includes Rick Bass, Max Crawford, 2004-2007 and undated
14 Includes Rick Bass, Max Crawford, Gretel Ehrlich, David Quammen, 2003-2007 and undated
15 Includes Max Crawford, Rick Bass, 2002-2007 and undated
box folder
10 1 Primarily Contracts, 1990-2007 and undated
2 Includes Barry Lopez, David Quammen, Janisse Ray, 2000-2004
3 Includes Max Crawford, 2000-2004
4 Includes Max Crawford, Rick Bass, Gretel Ehrlich, 1999-2004 and undated
5 Includes Debra Gwartny, Page Stegner, Max Crawford, 1989-2004
6 Includes Max Crawford, 2002-2003 and undated
7 Correspondence, 2002-2003, undated
8 Includes Max Crawford, Rick Bass, 2002-2003 and undated
9 Includes Wendell Berry, Max Crawford, Janisse Ray, 2000-2001 and undated
10 Includes Max Crawford, 2000-2001 and undated
11 Includes Max Crawford, 1999-2000
12 Includes family correspondence, 1969-2000 and undated
13 Includes family correspondence, 1968-2000 and undated
14 Primarily contracts, 1987-1994, undated
15 Includes family correspondence, 1954-1994
16 Includes Max Crawford, 1973-1985 and undated

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Correspondence, Business

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10 17 Coffee House Press, for introduction to book of poetry by Linda Hogan, 2007
18 Bartholomew, Walt, on limited edition of Redneck Secrets, includes broadside by Jerry Martien, 2006
19 University of Nebraska press, March 19, 2003
20 Universities of Wyoming and Montana, articles, research material, 2002-2003 and undated
21 Oregon State University Fellowship Program, letters of reference, 2002-2003
22 On Max Crawford’s Eastertown, 1999-2000

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Correspondence, Personal

box folder
10 23 Gross, David, July 2003
24 Kittredge letters to Raymond Carver and Tess Gallagher, photocopies, 1977-1981

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Literary Production, Other Writers

box folder
11 1 The American West as Eden, no author given, [M.A. thesis and follow up thesis], undated
2 Bluebird Morning, by Court Chilton, script based on “The Soap Bear,” correspondence, 109 p., June 6, 2005
3 Following the Wrong God Home, by Scott Chisholm, various pages, correspondence, reader reviews, 2000
4 Hart Mountain, by Kate Joost, 27 p., correspondence, undated
5 The Pinochle Player, by D.L. Jydstrup, 234 p., 1990
6 Poem, by Burt Parker, 1944
7 Raymond Carver, draft, chapters 1-3, correspondence, by Carol Sklenicka, Jan. 3, 2003
8 “The Specialist” and “Jesus Who?” by Alison Smith, correspondence, Vita, 2006
9 Star Men by Melvin R. Adams, manuscript, research material, 1997 and undated
10 Western Rider by Chuck Forsman, correspondence, photographs, July 23, 2002
11 [untitled manuscript by Amy Palmer] 54 p., undated

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Miscellaneous

box folder
11 12 Articles from Harper’s High Country News, others, 1995-2003
13 Articles, notes, correspondence, 1983-2005 and undated
14 Articles, newspaper clippings, vita of Elizabeth Stevenson, correspondence, 1984-1991 and undated
15 Articles, newspapers, correspondence, 1990
16 Articles, newspapers, periodicals, correspondence from W.S. Merwin, 1989-1991 and undated
17 Awards, news clippings, brochures, 2006-2007 and undated
18 Bread Loaf Writer’s conference, 2007
19 Bread Loaf Writer’s Conference, 2006
20 Bread Loaf Lecture, 2006
21 Bread Loaf Writer’s Conference, 2004
22 Chinese poetry, syllabus, articles, 2003
23 Clippings and brochures, mainly on Montana, 1990-2001 and undated
24 Conference brochures and publicity, unidentified manuscript, p. 144-157, 2005 and undated
25 Correspondence, newspapers, brochures, articles, 1978-1990 and undated
26 Dictionary of Literary Biography entry, 2001
27 Drafts, notes, research material, correspondence, Sixty Million Buffalo, Mountain Meadow, The Last Best Place, Death of the Western, 1983-1987 and undated
box folder
12 1 Fishtrap Chronology, 1986-2007
2 Guggenheim Foundation Applications, 2005
3 Hawaii Ecosystems, 2002 and undated
4 Hokulia Project, [2002?]
5 Hugo and MacLean materials, 2004-2007 and undated
6 International Wildlife Film Festival, 2000-2001 and undated
7 Journals and articles, 1988-1991 and undated
8 Ken Lopez inventory, correspondence, July 19, 2000
9 Key West Literary Seminar, 2002
10 Klamath Basin, magazines, newspaper clippings, 2001-2002
11 Klamath River Basin and Diplomat Tours, includes “The Palouse,” 2001 and undated
12 Los Angeles Book Festival, 2007
13 Matador Ranch, 2005 and undated
14 The New Yorker, open to article by Bill Mckibben, The End of Nature, Sept. 11, 1989
15 Newspaper clippings (includes reviews of The Willow Field), correspondence, 2007 and undated
16 Newspaper clippings, notes, correspondence, 2001 and undated
17 Newspapers, brochures, postcards, 1988-1990 and undated
18 Newspapers, periodicals, 1980-1991 and undated
19 Orion Society/Sportsmen Gathering, 1996-2000
20 Outside Magazine, 2002-2003
21 The Pacific Rivers Council Annual Report, 1999
22 Phi Delta Theta, 2000
23 Promotional and Conference materials, 2000-2006 and undated
24 Promotional materials, 2000-2005 and undated
25 Stegner Circle, Will Rogers’ Introduction, program, April 2001
26 Travel Documents, Homeric Tours, 2005-2006 and undated
27 Travel Documents, 2002
28 Truck Girl, [2004?]
29 Tuscany Research Institute, 2001
30 U Cross Foundation, 2006 and undated
31 Warner Wetlands, 1989-1990

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Research Materials

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12 32 Articles on Range Management in envelope, March 27, 1991
33 Clippings on Klamath Basin Water, 2001 and undated
34 Research Materials, 1990 and undated

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Legal Documents

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12 35 Legal Documents, 2003 and undated
36 Legal Documents, Publishing Contracts, etc., 1991-2007

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Videocassettes

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13 1 FIU in view show #161, novelist William Kittredge speaks on life and fiction, undated
2 Calamity Jane (made for TV), Jane Alexander/F. Forrest, undated
3 Demo Reel Peter Pilafian, January 1985
4 Plains Poet Series, William Kittredge, Dec. 17, 1985
5 William Kittredge, Nov. 21, 1985
6 Breathless, Joy Wulke and Phillip Simon, undated
7 Montana This Morning, Bill Kittredge, June 28-July 2, 1993
8 West Words, aired Monday, Nov. 20, year unknown
9 A River Runs Through It, Columbia Pictures, 1993
10 First Annual Brooks-Scanlon Reunion Picnic, June 22, 2002
11 Club Golf Lessons, Jonathan Riskevich, Feb. 24, 1992
12 Peacock’s War, 1988
13 Peacock’s War, rough cut, 1985
14 The Schoenfeldt Distinguished Writers, A Tribute to Wallace Stegner, Oct. 10, 1993
15 Denver Center Productions, undated
16 Top Of The World: Selected Highlights, rough cut only, undated
17 NBC Spots, Ed Abbey essay, Coupe- Hunter Thompson, Severson Texas Connection, undated
18 Omaha’s Culture, William Kittredge, Dec. 16, 1985
19 Willamette Legacy, undated
20 A Sense of Place, narrated by Susan Sarandon, 1994
21 Truck Girl, undated
22 The Washing of Tears, undated
23 A River runs Through It, Big Sky Productions, March 13, 1992
24 Ch 9 To Write & Keep Kind, Raymond Carver, undated
25 Rancher Poet- Today Show, undated
26 This Island Earth, National Audubon Society, 1992
27 Department of English, William Kittredge, Nov. 3, 2006
28 The Man They Call Will James: His Art, His Life, undated
29 The Bitterroot, Oct. 27, 2002
30 Art of the Wild, 1996
31 C. Johnson, Dub, undated
32 World Without Walls, [Gutekunst], undated
33 Momaday, Dub, undated
34 Black unlabeled Scotch box and video, undated

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Audiocassettes

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14 1 Northern Lights Conference in N.P.R., undated
2 “Leavings” “Three Dollar Dogs” #2, undated
3 New Letters on the Air A Production of New Letters Magazine University of Missouri, K.C. 64110, William Kittredge, Owning It All, #3, [1987]
4 CP2-001 Introduction & Keynote Hal Cannon, Dir Western Folklife Ctr; William Kittredge, University of Montana 2nd Annual Cowboy Poetry Gathering, #4, 1986
5 Bill Kittredge Reading 1988 Aspen Writers’ Conference #5, 1988
6 Bill Kittredge “Hole in the Sky” Morning Edition #6, Sept. 15, 1992
7 William Kittredge – Fresh Air, #7, Dec. 14, 1988
8 Kittredge, Cont., plus Lahey #8, undated
9 Barrett Golding #9, 1985
10 Pen/Faulkner Gala “First Love” #10, Oct. 3, 1994
11 Marilynne Robinson Lecture 1988 Aspen Writers’ Conference #11, 1988
12 Greg Keeler #12, undated
13 Harold Brodkey Ku-FM #13, undated
14 Sound of Writing IX (22) “Looking Glass” “Scat” #14, 1992
15 Carolyn Forche On the Poetry of Witness 1989 Aspen Writers’ Conference #15, 1989
16 Deborah Digges Lecture 1988 Aspen Writers’ Conference #16, 1988
17 Decline of Spengler – Joe Frank #17, undated
18 “Writers of the Land” with David Masumoto #18, March 12, 2001
19 John Hay “Neither Science nor Poetry” 1989 Aspen Writers’ Conference, #19, 1989
20 Anaconda Read Ed Lahey #21, undated
21 “Reflections in Montana” Richard Hugo: A Radio Profile #22, undated
22 West Words “Tourism in the West” Pilot Program – TRT: 60:00 #23, undated
23 Helm Panel Discussion #24, [1994]
24 Bill Kittredge Lecture 1988 Aspen Writers’ Conference #25, 1988
25 Bill Kittredge, Santa Fe Write Conf. #26, Aug. 4, 1989
26 Kittredge – Dave Paull #27, Sept. 15, 2002
27 “Writers of the Land” with Peter Matthiessen #28, Feb. 5, 2001
28 Bookworm Recaded #29, Feb. 27, 1996
29 MT selected Shorts Bill Kittredge #30, Jan. 6, 2001
30 Reflections in Montana “Montana Myths” #31, undated
31 “Montana Writers” NPR report on All Things Considered #32, Nov. 8, 1989
32 Ideas: Wallace Stegner #33, undated
33 William Kittredge Reading 1989 Aspen Writers’ Conference #34, 1989
34 Fresh Air and Performance Today, #35, 1988
35 Nevada Radio Interview #36, 1987
36 Restaurant at the End of the Universe #37, undated
37 Mystery Writers of Missoula #38, undated
38 Jim Dorth on Rimbaud #39, undated
39 Beazoleil Zachary Richard Bayou Cadillac Women in the Room #40, undated
40 Phantom Silver #41, undated
41 Roselyn ChaiKen – Songs some songs #42, undated
42 Big Old Goofy World #43, undated
43 Joe Ely Love and Danger Lyle Lovett From Step Inside This House #44, undated
44 Ian Tyson – Eighteen Inches of Rain – Cowboyography #45, Nov. 9, 1999
45 Dave Alvin/John Hiatt #46, Nov. 11, 2000
46 Robert Earl Keen: Picnic #47, June 25, 2000
47 Robert Earl Keen Picnic Lucinda Williams World Without Texas #48, Nov. 21, 2003
48 Bearing Witness, Roger Wilkins, Aug. 2002
49 A Keynote Talk by Pulitzer Prize Winner David McCullough, Aug. 2002
50 Coyote Canyon, a collection of stories, read by author Terry Tempest Williams, 2 cassettes, 1990
51 A Sense of Place, read by Wallace Stegner, 2 cassettes, 1989
52 A Sense of Place, read by Wallace Stegner, advance copy, with correspondence, 1989

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DVDs and CDs

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14 53 Radio High Country News, vol. 2, no. 33 and 39, Sunk Without a Sound, by Brad Dimock; California Energy Crisis, with Timothy Duane, undated
54 Legacy, a celebration of James Welch, photos, 2004
55 Looking for Spinoza: Joy, Sorrow, and the Human Brain, by Antonio Damasio, 2003
56 Bread Loaf, William Kittredge Workshop, 2007
57 William Kittredge and Jay Parini reading, Aug. 14, 2004
58 Death and a Wedding, William Kittredge, 2 discs, Aug. 2003

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Computer Disks, 5 1/4 inch

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15 1 Contents of Hard Disc, (31 disks), March 15, 1989
2 Master Backup on Nashua disks, (17 disks, 2 boxes), Oct. 15, 1987
3 Anthology, (17 disks), undated
4 Bear, Bear 2, Book, Budget, Lists, undated
5 River (Dec. ‘85 revision), River 2 (Dec. ’85 revision), River to Feb 25, 1986, River 2 to Feb. 25, 1986, 1985-1986
6 Bear (prop) (synop), Bear 2 (budget), Book, Tape, Lists, undated
7 Story, Home (essay) (list: 409), Come 1 (Annick), undated
8 Friends, 60 M outline, Alex, Andy, Eastern Oregon, Owning it All, undated
9 A River Runs Through It (screenplay), River (revised Oct. 14 to pp 75), undated
10 Bear (all bear stuff), Eno L, undated
11 Essays: Owning, Home, Drinking, Causes, Buckaroo, undated
12 Guy (NY Times Review), River 2 (Oct. 1985), rrsyn (Dec. 1985), 1 letter to Norman (Dec. 1985), 1985
13 Kris: Girl Stealing (2 disks) undated
14 Series SD, series A, magic (magical realism), bill (vita, short), NMC talk, undated
15 Native (Annick), vita (1984-85), Stuart (mt. mag), book (list for Tom Dew), INT (self-interview), New (to the country), rite (mt. writers), Iowa, 1984-1985 and undated
16 Essays: raven, rite, yellow, revenge, leaving, undated
17 Essays: Dreams, grizzly, Secrets, silver, undated
18 Friends, 60 mil, Alex, Andy, All, Cent (films), undated
19 Bill – Essays F, undated
20 What Love Would Be, undated
21 Raven, Guggenheim Bill, Plan, BIB, Vita 1983-84, blink, Goetzmann Review, 1983-1984 and undated

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Slides

box folder
16 1 20 color slides, landscapes, by Scott Erickson (from box 9, folder 13), undated

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Photographs

box folder
16 2 3 photos (from Literary Production, box 7, folder 30), 2001
3 1 photo of Kittredge, (from Correspondence, Business and Personal, box 9, folder 11), undated
4 4 photos (from Correspondence, Business and Personal, Box 9, folder 12), 2007 and undated
5 1 photo, Rick Bass daughters (from Correspondence, Business and Personal, box 9, folder 13), 2005
6 2 photos (from Correspondence, Business and Personal, box 9, folder 14), undated
7 3 photos, artwork (from Correspondence, Business and Personal, box 9, folder 15), undated
8 2 photos (from Correspondence, Business and Personal, box 10, folder 2), 2003 and undated
9 1 photo (from Correspondence, Business and Personal, box 10, folder 3), undated
10 1 photo (from Correspondence, Business and Personal, box 10, folder 4), 2000
11 2 photos (from Correspondence, Business and Personal, box 10, folder 10), 2001 and undated
12 1 photo (from Correspondence, Business and Personal, box 10, folder 12), undated
13 2 photos (from Correspondence, Business and Personal, box 10, folder 16), undated
14 3 photos (from Literary Production, Other Writers, box 11, folder 10), undated
15 1 photo (from Miscellaneous, Awards, box, 11, folder 17), undated
16 2 photos (from Miscellaneous, Truck Girl, box 12, folder 28), undated
17 1 photo (from Miscellaneous, Promotional and Conference Material, box 12, folder 23), undated
18 1 photo (from Miscellaneous, Promotional Materials, box 12, folder 24), undated
19 1 photo, Fish Lake, by Barbara [?], undated
20 1 photo, Thaw, by Barbara [?], undated
21 1 photo, Avalanche, by Barbara [?], undated
22 1 photo, Blueberries, Granite, by Barbara [?], undated
23 1 portrait of Kittredge, by Sophie Bassouls, undated
24 1 portrait of Kittredge, undated undated
25 1 portrait of Kittredge, undated undated
26 1 portrait of Kittredge, undated undated
27 1 portrait of Kittredge, by Sophie Bassouls, undated
28 1 portrait of Kittredge, by Sophie Bassouls, letter, undated
29 1 portrait of Kittredge, by Sophie Bassouls, undated
31 1 photo, portrait of three cowboys, from Thomas Robinson, 1995
31 1 portrait of Kittredge, undated

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Oversize Photographs

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17 1 3 photos of historic scenes, Oregon, newspaper clipping, 1994-1995 and undated

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Oversize

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18 1 William Kittredge Red Scrapbook, 1966-1972 and undated
2 Willow Field Novel Cover, 2006
3 14th Annual Wallace Lecture Poster (2 copies), Sept. 22, 1995
4 Eastern Oregon Literary Contest Awards Poster (2 copies), 1972
5 Sixty Million Buffalo- cardboard timeline/calendar, undated
6 Peter French- cardboard timeline/calendar, undated
7 Night Driving, by Dick Dorworth, 1998
8 Literature Live (from box 9 folder 14), August 2003
9 Earth Ethics (from box 10 folder 11), Fall 1998
10 High Country News (from box 11 folder 12), June 7, 1999
11 High Country News (from box 11 folder 12), Dec. 18, 2000
12 New Yorker, April 17, 2000
13 World Watch, Nov-Dec., 1999
14 Limits of Native Ecosystems on Molokai (from box 6 folder 12), 1991
15 Malpai Borderlands Group brochure, undated
16 Bandelier National Monument, map and guide, undated
17 Pecos National Historical Park, map and guide, undated
18 Los Alamos, New Mexico, map and guide, undated
19 America’s 100th Meridian, cover, undated
20 America’s 100th Meridian, 1st pp Final, July 7, 2005
21 In the California Netherlands, by Anthony Kirk, 1994
22 Sacramento, map, 2003
23 Mandeville Island, map, Aug. 28, 2002
24 Literary and Artistic Responses to Terrorism, poster, 2 copies, April 28, 2002
25 Sun Valley Exposed, calendar, 2005
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19 1 The Bloomsbury Review (from box 10, folder 17), July/Aug 2007
2 Los Angeles Times (from box 10 folder 9), July 23, 2001
3 Happy All Holidays Card (from box 10 folder 12), undated
4 Times-Herald (from box 11 folder 13), July 22, 1987
5 Fiction (from box 11 folder 13), 1972
6 “Auction” Newspaper clipping (from box 11 folder 13), undated
7 Herald and News (from box 11 folder 13), Aug. 16, 1999
8 Herald and News (from box 11 folder 13), Nov. 9, 1997
9 Missoulian (from box 11 folder 13), Oct. 4, 2004
10 The New York Review (from box 11 folder 14), Dec. 21, 1989
11 The New York Review (from box 11 folder 14), June 25, 1987
12 The Billings Gazette (from box 11 folder 14), Sept. 30, 1990
13 Missoulian (from box 11 folder 14), Dec. 31, 1980
14 The New York Review (from box 11 folder 14), Dec. 6, 1990
15 El Paso Times (from box 11 folder 14), Sept. 30, 1990
16 The Billings Gazette (from box 11 folder 14), Aug. 18, 1991
17 USA Today (from box 11 folder 14), April, 23, 1991
18 Inner Voice (from box 11 folder 14), Spring 1991
19 High Country News (from box 11 folder 14), April 22, 1991
20 Missoulian photocopy w/Russell Chatham Biography(from box 11 folder 15), Sept. 30, 1990
21 The Billings Gazette (from box 11 folder 15), Sept. 30, 1990
22 The Sunday Oregonian (from box 11 folder 15), March 11, 1990
23 Arizona Republic/Phoenix Gazette (from box 11 folder 15), April 4, 1990
24 High Country News (from box 11 folder 15), Sept. 10, 1990
25 The Sunday Oregonian (from box 11 folder 15), July 14, 1991
26 Montana Magazine (from box 11 folder 16), February 1991
27 New York Times (from box 11 folder 16), Feb. 10, 1991
28 Montana Life-Missoulian (from box 11 folder 16), Dec. 15, 1991
29 Great Falls Tribune (from box 11 folder 23), Oct. 19, 1990
30 Great Falls Tribune (from box 11 folder 23), Dec. 1, 1990
31 Montana Kaimin (from box 11 folder 23), Nov. 2, 1990
32 Faces of Montana/Great Falls Tribune (from box 11 folder 23), March 25, 1990
33 Missoulian (from box 11 folder 25), Oct. 19, 1989
34 Montana Prospect (from box 11 folder 25), March 26, 1981
35 New York Times (from box 11 folder 25), undated
36 High Country News (from box 11 folder 25), Nov. 5, 1990
37 Independent Grizzly Bear Report (from box 11 folder 25), Spring 1988
38 American Poetry Review (from box 11 folder 27), Sept/Oct. 1988
39 New York Review/Who is Alice Miller? (from box 11 folder 27), July 17, 1986
40 Missoulian (from box 11 folder 27), March 1, 1981
41 Kalispell Weekly News (from box 11 folder 27), April, 6, 1977
42 Russell M. Charles National Wildlife Refuge (from box 12 folder 6), Aug. 2004
43 Montana Highway Map (from box 12 folder 6), 2005-2006
44 The Billings Gazette (from box 12 folder 17), Sept. 30, 1990
45 Missoulian (from box 12 folder 17), Oct. 4, 1990
46 High Country News (from box 12 folder 17), Nov. 20, 1989
47 High Country News (from box 12 folder 17), March 12, 1990
48 Inner Voice (from box 12 folder 17), Summer 1989
49 Bear News (from box 12 folder 17), Fall 1990
50 Inner Voice (from box 12 folder 17), Spring 1990
51 High Country News (from box 12 folder 17), Nov. 19, 1990
52 The Bloomsbury Review (from box 12 folder 18), Sept./Oct. 1990
53 The Common (from box 12 folder 18), Dec. 24, 1980
54 Missoulian-The Sunday Lifestyle (from box 12 folder 18), March 27, 1988
55 Life-The Washington Times (from box 12 folder 18), Aug. 19, 1988
56 Missoulian (from box 12 folder 18), Jan. 5, 1991
57 The Sunday Oregonian (from box 12 folder 18), Feb. 17, 1991
58 Herald and News (from box 12 folder 18), April 17, 1989
59 Missoulian, (from box 12 folder 18), May 25, 1991
60 Capital press w/attached article (from box 12 folder 18), June 28, 1991
61 David Ross Stadler memorial pamphlet (from box 9 folder 10), April 14, 2007
62 San Francisco Chronicle (from box 9 folder 11), Nov. 6, 2006
63 Missoulian (2 loose leaf pages) (from box 9 folder 13), Dec. 12, 2004
64 Summer Fishtrap, Wallowa Lake, OR (from box 9 folder 15), Summer 2007
65 Zuni History Victories in the 1990s Sections I and II (from box 8 folder 23), 1991
66 Cross Winds Weekly, (from box 8 folder 23), Oct. 4-11 2001
67 The Tuff Times (from box 8 folder 23), June-Oct. 2001
68 High Country News (from box 8 folder 23), Oct. 22, 2001
69 London Review of Books (from box 8 folder 23), Nov. 29, 2001
70 High Country News (from box 8 folder 24), Dec. 3, 2001
71 Missoulian (from box 8 folder 24), Dec. 5, 2001
72 High Country News (from box 7 folder 10b), Sept. 25, 2000
73 Herald and News (from box 7 folder 10b), July 9, 2000
74 Modoc Independent News (2 copies) (from box 4 folder 7), December 2006
75 Independent Record (from box 4 folder 7), Oct. 11, 2006
76 State of the Arts-“About Books” (from box 4 folder 8), March/April 2007
77 Portland Tribune (from box 4 folder 8), Oct. 17, 2006
78 USA Today (from box 5 folder 3), April 4, 2000
79 New York Times (from box 5 folder 3), Nov. 28, 1999
80 Article “Wisdom of the World” (from box 5 folder 5), Winter 2000-2001
81 Ruminator Review (from box 5 folder 5), Winter 2000-2001
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20 1 Northern Lights, Winter 1991
2 Montana Missoulian, May 14, 1991
3 Montana Missoulian, June 2, 1991
4 Montana Missoulian, June 30, 1991
5 Montana Missoulian, Dec. 12, 1990
6 Inner Voice, Summer 1991
7 Inner Voice, Spring 1991
8 Great Falls Tribune, Feb. 24, 1991
9 Great Falls Tribune, June 30, 1991
10 Great Falls Tribune, Nov. 24, 1991
11 High Country News, July 15, 1991
12 Billings Gazette, July 2, 1991
13 Billings Gazette, July 4, 1991
14 New York Times Magazine, Dec. 16, 1990
15 Earth First! Journal, Dec. 21, 1990
16 Los Angeles Times Book Review, Nov. 25, 1990
17 Montana Territory (from box 11 folder 14), Dec. 28, 1980
18 Missoulian (from box 11 folder 14), Nov. 25, 1989
19 Missoulian (from box 11 folder 14), Nov. 30, 1990
20 Montana Missoulian, April 8, 2007
21 Montana Missoulian, Nov. 5, 2006
22 Montana Missoulian, Sept.17, 2001
23 Montana Missoulian, Nov. 4, 2007
24 Boston Review, Oct.-Nov. 1999
25 Great Falls Tribune (from box 11 folder 14), Jan. 12, 1991

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Oversize Materials, Drawer 27.2

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1 1 Map, San Joaquin River-Sacramento River, California Delta, undated
2 Map, Montana, 2005-2006
3 Map, Recreational map of New Mexico, 2000
4 Map, Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge, Aug. 2004
5 Color landscape print, undated

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