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Box: 5 Fold: 42 "The Dial: Two Author Indexes" - Author Biographies "N-P"
Undated material

DESCRIPTION: Contains biographical information on contributors to The Dial magazine. Compiled by NJ and coauthor Alvin Sullivan for their book, "The Dial: Two Author Indexes," from the "Notes on Contributors" section of The Dial.

Box: 5 Fold: 43 "The Dial: Two Author Indexes" - Author Biographies "R"
Undated material

DESCRIPTION: Contains biographical information on contributors to The Dial magazine. Compiled by NJ and coauthor Alvin Sullivan for their book, "The Dial: Two Author Indexes," from the "Notes on Contributors" section of The Dial.

Box: 5 Fold: 44 "The Dial: Two Author Indexes" - Author Biographies "S"
Undated material

DESCRIPTION: Contains biographical information on contributors to The Dial magazine. Compiled by NJ and coauthor Alvin Sullivan for their book, "The Dial: Two Author Indexes," from the "Notes on Contributors" section of The Dial.

Box: 6 Fold: 1 "The Dial: Two Author Indexes" - Author Biographies "T-V"
Undated material

DESCRIPTION: Contains biographical information on contributors to The Dial magazine. Compiled by NJ and coauthor Alvin Sullivan for their book, "The Dial: Two Author Indexes," from the "Notes on Contributors" section of The Dial.



Box: 6 Fold: 2 "The Dial: Two Author Indexes" - Author Biographies "W-Z"
Undated material

DESCRIPTION: Contains biographical information on contributors to The Dial magazine. Compiled by NJ and coauthor Alvin Sullivan for their book, "The Dial: Two Author Indexes," from the "Notes on Contributors" section of The Dial.

Box: 6 Fold: 3 "The Authorship of the Free-Thinker" - Monograph
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains loose-leaf printed monograph by NJ entitled, "The Authorship of The Free-Thinker."

Box: 6 Fold: 4 "Dostoevsky and The Brothers Karamazov" - MSS
Undated manuscript

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs probably of a lecture given by NJ entitled, "Dostoevsky and The Brothers Karamazov." Includes a list of the principal characters in the novel.

Box: 6 Fold: 5 "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines" - Correspondence
Correspondence datespan: 1/26/67-1/26/76

DESCRIPTION: Contains general correspondence concerning NJ's book, "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines: the Paris Years" (Barre Publishers, 1968). Includes correspondence with libraries, readers, and the following:

Watson, James S. - TLS xerox, 2/7/67 re. his first meeting with Hemingway.

Box: 6 Fold: 6 "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines" - Barre Publishers
Correspondence datespan: 1/18/67-3/28/73

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ from Barre Publishers concerning the publication of his book, "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines." Includes correspondence from Alden Johnson, president of Barre Publishers. Also includes publication agreement, 9/6/67.

Box: 6 Fold: 7 "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines" - MSS pp.1-108
Undated Manuscript

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs of NJ's book, here entitled, ""Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines: A False Spring." Part one of two, pp. 1-108.

Box: 6 Fold: 8 "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines" - MSS pp.109-end
Undated Manuscript

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs of NJ's book, here entitled, "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines: A False Spring." Part two of two, pp. 109 to end.

Box: 6 Fold: 9 "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines" - Notes I
Undated material

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous notes taken by NJ for his book "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines."

Box: 6 Fold: 10 "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines" - Notes II
Undated material

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous notes taken by NJ for his book "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines."

Box: 6 Fold: 11 "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines" - Printed Information
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1920]? - [12/31/1980]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous printed information (newsclippings, articles, etc.) collected by NJ during research for his book, "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines."

Box: 6 Fold: 12 "Ernest Hemingway and The Dial" - Page Proofs
Datespan: 3/38-67-6/24/68

DESCRIPTION: Contains page proofs for NJ's article entitled, "Ernest Hemingway and The Dial" published in Neophilologus, July 1968. Includes some correspondence exchanged between NJ and the staff of Neophilologus re. the publication of his article.

Box: 6 Fold: 13 Florida Review - Articles by Joost
Datespan: 11/1/33-3/31/35

DESCRIPTION: Contains issues of the Florida Review carrying poems by NJ. Includes the following titles:

"Her Picture" (poem) Florida Review, Spring 1934, p. 27.

"Irregular Rhythm" (poem) Florida Review, Winter 1934-35, p. 42



Box: 6 Fold: 14 "Gateway to American Literature" - Telecast outline
Date: 5/4/55

DESCRIPTION: Contains outline for a telecast that was to be aired 5/4/55, entitled, "Gateway to American Literature" in which NJ discusses "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald. TMs, 2 pp.

Box: 6 Fold: 15 "Gerard Manley Hopkins and Modern Poetry" - MSS
Undated manuscript

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs by NJ entitled, "Gerard Manley Hopkins and Modern Poetry," 24 pp.

Box: 6 Fold: 16 "Hopkins' "That Nature is a Heraclitean Fire..."" - MSS
Date: 6/16/49

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 copies of TMs, 6 pp. by NJ entitled: Hopkins' "That Nature is a Heraclitean Fire and of the Comfort ofthe Resurrection": An Explicatory Essay." Includes TLS from NJ to William R. Parker, secretary of the Modern Language Association of America, submitting the article for publication, 6/16/49.

Box: 6 Fold: 17 Lecture Transcripts #4-7
Datespan - 11/24/54-12/15/54

DESCRIPTION: Contains transcripts to a lecture series given by NJ on the following literary figures:

William Cullen Bryant, #4 11/24/54, 13 pp.

Edgar Allen Poe, #5-6 12/1/5 & 12/8/54, 14 pp. & 15 pp. respectively.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, #7 12/15/54, 13 pp.

Box: 6 Fold: 18 Lecture Transcripts #8-12
Datespan: 12/29/54-1/5/55

DESCRIPTION: Contains transcripts to a lecture series given by NJ on the following literary figures:

3 poets: John Greenleaf Whittier, James Russell Lowell and Oliver Wendell Holmes, #8, 17 pp.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, #9 12/29/54, 13 pp.

Walt Whitman, #10-12 1/5/55, 13 pp., 12 pp., 15 pp. respectively.

Box: 6 Fold: 19 Lecture Transcripts #13-15
Datespan: 2/2/55-2/9/55

DESCRIPTION: Contains transcripts to a lecture series given by NJ on the following literary figures:

Emily Dickinson, #13 16 pp.

Stephen Crane, William Vaughan Moody, and George Santayana, #14, 16 pp.

Edward Arlington Robinson, #14 2/9/55, 18 pp.



Box: 6 Fold: 20 "The Pertinence of Marianne Moore's Notes to The Jerboa" Corres.
Correspondence datespan: 3/14/62-11/12/64

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ re. the publication of his article entitled: The Pertinence of the Notes to Marianne Moore's "The Jerboa." Includes:

Dix, William S. (1910-1978; librarian at Princeton University) - TCS, 7/2/62.

Gallup, Donald - TLS, 9/24/62.

Hornsby, Roger A. (1926- ) - ALS, 7/4/62.

Legler, Philip (1928- ) - TLS, 8/15/62.

Rich, Daniel Catton (director, Worcester Art Museum) - TLS, 6/1/62.

Box: 6 Fold: 21 "The Pertinence of Marianne Moore's Notes to The Jerboa"
Datespan: c. 5/1/62-5/31/62

DESCRIPTION: Contains galleys and printed version of NJ's article published in the Delta Epsilon Sigma Bulletin, vol. VII, no. 2, May 1962. Also includes notes taken by NJ for the article and a small newsclipping review.

Box: 6 Fold: 22 Poems by Nicholas Joost - MSS
Undated manuscripts

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous AMss and TMss of poems written by NJ.

Box: 6 Fold: 23 Reviews of Books by Nicholas Joost - Correspondence
Correspondence datespan: c. 1/1/66-12/31/70

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to NJ concerning reviews of his books on The Dial. Arranged alphabetically by title. Includes review information about "D.H. Lawrence and The Dial," "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines," "Scofield Thayer and The Dial," and "Years of Transition: The Dial 1912-1920." Notable correspondents include:

Austin, James C. (1923- ; English professor or SIU) - ANS, n.d. re. "Years of Transition."

Bryer, Jackson (1937- ) - TLS, 10/5/67 re. "Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines." TLS, 6/21/67 re. "Years of Transition."

Duffey, Bernard I. (1917- ) - TLS, 8/8/66, re. "Scofield Thayer and The Dial."

Herbst, Josephine (1897-1969) - 2 TLS, 4/19/65, 4/28/65 re. "Scofield Thayer and The Dial."

Hoffman, Frederick J. (1909-1967) - TLS xerox, 6/22/67; ALS, 12/5/67; TLS, 12/18/67 w/ obituary re. "Years of Transition."

Long, Howard R. (1906- ) - 2 TLS, 5/23/67, 7/12/67 re. "Years of Transition."

Peterson, Theodore (1918- ; dean of College of Journalism and Communications, Unversity of Illinois) - 3 TLS, 7/3/67, 1/22/68, 2/16/68 re. "Years of Transition."

Vieth, David - TLS, 9/18/70 re. "D.H. Lawrence and The Dial." Includes newsclipping review.

Wasserstrom, William - Copy of printed review of NJ's "Scofield Thayer and The Dial." January 1966.



Box: 6 Fold: 24 "Islands in the Stream" (Hemingway) - Review by Joost
Datespan: 9/9/70-9/30/70

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs carbon of a review by NJ on Ernest Hemingway's novem, "Islands in the Stream." Includes newsclipping of the printed article.

Box: 6 Fold: 25 "Mystic Warriors of the Plains" (Thomas Mails) - Review by Joost
Datespan: 10/26/72-1/21/74

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence, TMs carbon and printed review by NJ of Rev. Thomas E. Mails' book entitled, "The Mystic Warriors of the Plains" (Doubleday, 1972). Includes 2 ALS from Thomas Mails to NJ, 9/15/73 and 1/21/74.

Box: 6 Fold: 26 "Selected Poems" of Roy Campbell (Henry Regnery) - Review by Joost
Datespan: 5/10/55-10/27/55

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs carbon of a review by NJ for Henry Regnery's edition of "Selected Poems" by Roy Campbell (1901-1957).

Box: 6 Fold: 27 Miscellaneous Reviews by Nicholas Joost (MSS)
Date: 5/19/67

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs xeroxes of two review articles by NJ:

"Mark Twain, Which was the Dream? and Other Symbolic Writings of the Later Years" edited by John S. Tuckey (1967).

"Harvests of Change: American Literature 1865-1914" by Jay Martin (1967).

Box: 6 Fold: 28 Miscellaneous Reviews by Nicholas Joost (Printed)
Datespan: c. 2/1/55-11/29/70

DESCRIPTION: Contains newsclippings of miscellaneous book reviews by NJ.

Box: 6 Fold: 29 "Reveille in the West: Western Travelers in the St. Louis Weekly..."
Date: 3/6/68

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs of an article by NJ entitled, "Reveille in the West: Western Travelers in the St. Louis Weekly Reveille." Includes correspondence from:

Austin, James - ANS, March/November (?) 1968.

Morgan, Dale L. (1914-71) - ALS, n.d.

Box: 6 Fold: 30 "Reveille in the West: Western Travelers in the St. Louis Weekly..."
Date: 2/20/68

DESCRIPTION: Contains original TMs, 41 pp. of NJ's article.

Box: 6 Fold: 31 "Richard Smith Elliott in the Mexican War" - MSS
Undated manuscript

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 original TMss by NJ entitled, "Richard Smith Elliott in the Mexican War: The Traveler as Antihero." Total, 22 pp.

Box: 6 Fold: 32 "Scofield Thayer and The Dial" - Correspondence (Misc.)
Correspondence datespan: 10/29/58-3/18/68

DESCRIPTION: Contains general and miscellaneous correspondence to NJ re. his book, "Scofield Thayer and The Dial." Arranged alphabetically, includes the following notables:

Ballowe, James (1933- ) - TLS, 3/6/68.

Peterson, Theodore - ALS, n.d. w/ review of "Scofield Thayer and The Dial" by Nono Balakian.

Riccius, Herman - 11 TLS, datespan 7/24/61-2/4/65.

Tayler, Mrs. Francis Henry - TLS xerox, 4/17/66.

Includes photograph of a portrait of Thayer by E.E. Cummings (National Portrait Gallery).



Box: 6 Fold: 33 "Scofield Thayer and The Dial" - Barre Publishers
Correspondence datespan: 10/4/68-4/23/69

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence with Barre Publishers re. NJ's book "Scofield Thayer and The Dial." Includes 2 TLS from Alden Johnson, president, to NJ.

Box: 6 Fold: 34 "Scofield Thayer and The Dial" - SIU Press 1961-63
Correspondence datespan: 6/29/61-10/21/63

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence with Southern Illinois University Press re. "Scofield Thayer and The Dial." Arranged chronologically, includes:

McSherry, James E. (1920- ; editor for NJ's book) - TLS, 5/8/63.

Sternberg, Vernon (director of SIU Press) - 15 TLS, datespan 6/29/61-10/10/63.

Box: 6 Fold: 35 "Scofield Thayer and The Dial" - SIU Press 1964-68
Correspondence datespan: 4/14/64-12/31/68

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence with SIU Press re. NJ's book. Arranged chronologically, includes:

Sternberg, Vernon - 8 TLS, 1 ANS, + news release about "Scofield Thayer and The Dial."

Box: 6 Fold: 36 "Scofield Thayer and The Dial" - SIU Press Sales Statements
Datespan: 6/30/66-12/31/68

DESCRIPTION: Contains statments of sales for NJ's book "Scofield Thayer and The Dial" from Southern Illinois Unversity Press.

Box: 6 Fold: 37 "Scofield Thayer and The Dial" - Fragments / Notes
Undated material

DESCRIPTION: Contains xeroxes of contents pages and mastheads for The Dial Magazine, used by NJ for his book.

Box: 6 Fold: 38 "Scofield Thayer and The Dial" - Footnotes
Undated manuscript

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs of footnotes section to NJ's book "Scofield Thayer and The Dial."

Box: 6 Fold: 39 Scofield Thayer's Notebooks - Transcripts
Datespan: c. 8/1/23-10/31/26

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed transciptions by NJ of notebooks written by Scofield Thayer, dating as follows:

Notebook III, August 1923-November 1923

Notebook IV, December 1923-March 1924

Notebook I, October 1926

Includes ALS xerox from Thayer to Marianne Moore, c. March/April 1926.

Box: 6 Fold: 40 "Some Implications of the Grotesque in Our Culture" - MSS
Date: 7/18/74

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 copies of TMs by NJ entitled, " Some Implications of the Grotesque in Our Culture." Includes some AMs drafts and notes.

Box: 7 Fold: 1 "Years of Transition" - Correspondence (Misc.)
Correspondence datespan: 7/2/65-10/22/73

DESCRIPTION: Contains general miscellaneous correspondence to NJ re. his book, "Years of Transition: The Dial 1912-1920." Correspondence is chronologically arranged and includes:

Mongan, Agnes (curator of drawings, Fogg Art Museum) - TLS xerox, 11/29/67.



Box: 7 Fold: 2 "Years of Transition" - Barre Publishers
Correspondence datespan: 2/17/66-2/22/68

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence with Barre Publishers re. the publication of "Years of Transition." Primary correspondence is between NJ and Alden Johnson, president, and with Ronald P. Johnson, vice president. Also includes copies of Barre Publishers catalogs for Spring and Fall 1967 announcing NJ's book.

Box: 7 Fold: 3 "Years of Transition" - Introduction & Chapter I (Orig.)
Published 1967

DESCRIPTION: Contains manuscript for "Years of Transition: The Dial 1912-1920." TMs is labelled "original." [Another version exists in xerox form, see Folders 7:9-7:13.]

Included here are the following - copyright page, title page, preface, introduction, chapter I and footnotes to chapter I. Pages are edited.

Box: 7 Fold: 4 "Years of Transition" - Chapter III (orig.)
Published 1967

DESCRIPTION: Contains manuscript for "Years of Transition: The Dial 1912-1920." Chapter III of the "original" MSS. TMs, 55 pp. Chapter II is noted as missing (see folder note).

Box: 7 Fold: 5 "Years of Transition" - Chapter IV (orig.)
Published 1967

DESCRIPTION: Contains manuscript for "Years of Transition: The Dial 1912-1920." Chapter IV of "original" MSS. TMs, 64 pp.

Box: 7 Fold: 6 "Years of Transition" - Chapter V (orig.)
Published 1967

DESCRIPTION: Contains manuscript for "Years of Transition: The Dial 1912-1920." Chapter V of the "original" MSS. TMs, 60 pp.

Box: 7 Fold: 7 "Years of Transition" - Chapter VI (orig.)
Published 1967

DESCRIPTION: Contains manuscript for "Years of Transition: The Dial 1912-1920." Chapter VI of "original" MSS. TMs, 69 pp.

Box: 7 Fold: 8 "Years of Transition" - Chapter VII (orig.)
Published 1967

DESCRIPTION: Contains manuscript for "Years of Transition: The Dial 1912-1920." Chapter VII of "original" MSS.

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