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Series II. Correspondence,

Scope and Content Notes:

Series contains correspondence between Leuba and a range of personal and professional contacts. Series has been arranged into 4 subseries: (1) Personal Correspondence, (2) Professional Correspondence, (3) Correspondence with Mildred and (4)Correspondence from Walter Leuba. An address book listing Leuba contacts is found at the beginning of Subseries 1 (Personal Correspondence). Except where noted, correspondence is grouped alphabetically by last name or corporate name. The bulk of the letters are addressed to either Walter Leuba; some letters are addressed to Paul Sandoz (Walter Leuba's pen-name), Mildred Leuba, Martha Leuba, and Christopher Leuba (aka Beppo). Correspondents are listed with their spouses when appropriate.

Subseries 1. Personal Correspondence,

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries contains correspondence between Leuba and colleagues, friends, and family. An address book listing Leuba contacts is fund at the beginning of this subseries. Correspondence is arranged alphabetically by last name, where available.


Box 17
Folder 1 Address Books
Folder 2 [Unknown], 1961-1962
Folder 3 _____, Bess, circa 1948
Folder 4 _____, Bob & Beverly, 1963-1968
Folder 5 _____, Bud, Mary, & Suzy
Folder 6 _____, Frank, 1927
Folder 7 _____, Henry, 1928-1940
Folder 8 _____, Kay & Milton, 1942-1954
Folder 9 _____, Rosalia & Abe, 1932- 1976
Folder 10 Armstrong, Ray, 1947- 1976
Folder 11 Aston, Charles Jr. - University of Pittsburgh, 1971- 1982
Folder 12 Austern, Norman - University of Pittsburgh, 1965
Folder 13 Bennett, Alice, 1926-1930
Folder 14 Bergmann, Robert, 1968-1969
Folder 15 Bopes, Charles, 1926-1940
Folder 16 Bridge, Lionel – Sheed and Ward Publishers, 1939
Folder 17 [Brindle], John ("Jack") & Kaye, 1965- 1976
Folder 18 Bundy, Esther Vale, 1945- 1986
Folder 19 Burnshaw, Stanley, 1925-1978
Folder 20 Bynner, Witter, 1924-1961
Folder 21 Caldwell, Dr. J.D., 1926
Folder 22 Clapp, Frederick Mortimer, 1947-1966
Folder 23 Cohen, Hermann – Chiswick Bookshop, 1963-1971
Folder 24 Conroy, Jack, 1928
Folder 25 Crozier, Sid, 1924
Folder 26 Dawson, Major Ernest & Edith, 1928-1937
Folder 27 Deval, Laurie – Elkin Mathews Ltd., 1950-1953
Folder 28 Dilworth, Ernest - postcards, 1937-1967

Box 18
Folder 1 Fisher, Francis C. – Brenlove and Fisher, Attorneys at Law (re: Estate of William Dryburgh), 1967-1969
Folder 2 Frazier, John, 1973-1977
Folder 3 Frederick, Halsey & Celina, 1961-1963
Folder 4 Garnett, Porter (transcriptions), 1947-1950
Folder 5 Geoffrey, William ("Billy") & Elizabeth, 1933-1937
Folder 6 Geoffrey, William ("Billy") & Elizabeth, 1938-1974
Folder 7 Gildersleeve, Karl & Nancy, 1962-1985
Folder 8 Gladis, Pat – University of Pittsburgh, 1971-1977
Folder 9 Godine, David, 1977
Folder 10 Goodfellow, Dorothy, 1972-1975
Folder 11 Gormly, John, 1953
Folder 12 Greenhood, Clarence David ("Clink") & Billy, 1982-1984
Folder 13 Gunther, Anne, 1924-1948
Folder 14 Gunther, Helene, 1927-1942
Folder 15 Heid, Lee Paul, 1934
Folder 16 Hoagland, Clayton, 1968-1981

Box 19
Folder 1 Hogan, James Denton ("Dinty") (transcriptions), 1923-1929
Folder 2 Hogan, James Denton ("Dinty"), 1924-1956
Folder 3 Jaffe, Arthur, 1968-1974
Folder 4 Kalberer, Edward, Mary & Marus, 1941-1978
Folder 5 Kallet, Tony, 1977-1978
Folder 6 Kirkley, Donald, 1926-1931
Folder 7 Kiter, Bess & Clare, 1954-1963
Folder 8 Knobelsdorff, Constance, 1934
Folder 9 Kottler, Barnett, 1962-1964
Folder 10 Kraft, James – The Witter Bynner Foundation, 1974-1975
Folder 11 Lehrmann, Louis & Sara, 1957-1963
Folder 12 Leuba, Armand & Beula, 1927-1958
Folder 13 Leuba, Cecile ("Tante Cecile"), 1924-1945
Folder 14 Leuba, Cecile & Jeanne ("Tante Cecile & Tante Jeanne"), 1932-1950
Folder 15 Leuba, Christopher, 1936-1951
Folder 16 Leuba, Christopher, 1952-1956

Box 20
Folder 1 Leuba, Christopher, 1970-1978
Folder 2 Leuba, Christopher, 1972-1976
Folder 3 Leuba, Christopher, 1978-1980
Folder 4 Leuba, Christopher, 1980-1987
Folder 5 Leuba, Christopher, 1987-1988

Box 21
Folder 1-2 Christopher Leuba Letters II, 1938-1963
Folder 3-4 Christopher Leuba Letters III, 1964-1970
Folder 5 Christopher Leuba Letters IV part 1 of 2, 1971-1974

Box 22
Folder 1 Christopher Leuba Letters IV part 2 of 2, 1971-1974
Folder 2 Leuba, Dick & Mary, 1961-1975
Folder 3 Leuba, Harald Richard & Lois (nee Reed), & Nancy (nee Kingsbury), 1961-1976
Folder 4 Leuba, Harald Sandoz Carstensen & Irene, & Charmian (nee Lee), & Dorothy, 1921-1977
Folder 5 Leuba, Henri & Cecile ("Oma & Opa"), 1910-1918
Folder 6 Leuba, Lily, 1963-1972
Folder 7 Leuba, Jeanne ("Tante Jeanne"), 1950-1961
Folder 8 Leuba, Jeanne (nee Gunther) ("Mother Jeanne"), 1925-1928
Folder 9 Leuba, Karl, 1961-1962
Folder 10 Leuba, Martha (nee Volquarts) ("Mother"), 1916-1928
Folder 11 Leuba, Samuel ("Dad"), 1921-1954
Folder 12 Leuba, Samuel & Loula (nee Carroll) ("Dad & Mother Lou"), 1938-1949
Folder 13 Liggett, Thomas – World Peace News, 1974-1977
Folder 14 Loewinger, Bob, 1959-1974
Folder 15 Long, Anton, 1971-1979
Folder 16 Long, Haniel, 1923-1956

Box 23
Folder 1 Louis, Frida, circa 1947
Folder 2 Loveman, Samuel, 1929-1940
Folder 3 McCullough, Robert, 1960-1966
Folder 4 McCullough, Robert, 1967-1972
Folder 5 McCullough, Robert, 1973-1986
Folder 6 McCullough, Robert – Letters from Mexico, 1959

Box 24
Folder 1 McCullough, Robert – Travel Letters, 1965
Folder 2 McCullough, Robert – Travel Letters, 1973
Folder 3 Mockel, Henry & Beverly – Pioneer Art Gallery, 1964
Folder 4 Nesbitt, Alexander and Buchert, Ilse, 1967-1969
Folder 5 Patterson, Thomas W., 1959
Folder 6 Pendleton, Marguerite L., 1949-1950
Folder 7 Porteous, Bob & Ellen, 1965-1975
Folder 8 Prager, Ruth, 1949
Folder 9 Ritchie, Ward, 1976-1977
Folder 10 Rowland, Mary Gwynne
Folder 11 Sanders, Charles Richard, 1955-1985
Folder 12 Schlesinger, Rosa, 1987
Folder 13 Schuman, Anna
Folder 14 Siegel, Eli, 1925-1964
Folder 15 Siegel, Eli, 1933-1969

Box 25
Folder 1 Smith, Dory A., 1926
Folder 2 Stanwyck, A.L., 1956-1960
Folder 3 Starrett, Agnes, 1955-1972
Folder 4 Stoneburner, Tony, 1969-1971
Folder 5 Sussman, Naomi (re: Haniel Long), 1976
Folder 6 Tarleton, Fiswoode, 1923-1926
Folder 7 Various (Announcements), 1935-1974
Folder 8 Various (re: Crusade), 1977
Folder 9 Various (re: Genealogy), circa 1973
Folder 10 Various (Holiday Cards), 1944-1973
Folder 11 Various (Illegible or No Last Name), 1926-1979
Folder 12 Various, 1932-1936
Folder 13 Various by Author A-F, 1926-1977
Folder 14 Various by Author G-M, 1924-1972
Folder 15 Various by Author N-Z, 1899-1976
Folder 16 Volkmann, Louise ("Großmutter"), 1910-1919
Folder 17 Wallach, Esther ("Mother"), 1932-1933
Folder 18 Weinstein, Irving, 1939-1987
Folder 19 Wilderich, Tom, 1949-1951
Folder 20 Wittenborn, George, 1960-1962
Folder 21 Wolf, Robert, 1924-1926
Folder 22 Zuccala, George, 1924

Subseries 3. Professional Correspondence, 1915-1986

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries contains correspondence between Leuba and various editors, publishers, and organizations. Correspondence is grouped alphabetically by last name or corporate name.

Folder 23 Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1951-1966
Folder 24 Carnegie Mellon University, 1970-1979
Folder 25 The Critic, 1946-1947
Folder 26 Davis & Warde, Inc., 1970-1983
Folder 27 The Echo, 1925-1929
Folder 28 E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1966
Folder 29 Filby, Bill, 1965-1977
Folder 30 Fritts, Norman, 1924
Folder 31 Gehenna Press, 1961-1963
Folder 32 Harper's Magazine, 1947
Folder 33 Hastings House, 1946
Folder 34 Holloway, Mark, 1967
Folder 35 International Poetry Forum, 1974

Box 26
Folder 1 Johansen, Gunnar and Lorraine, 1960-1963
Folder 2 Lawrence, George H.M., 1965
Folder 3 Lee, Lawrence, 1966, 1975
Folder 4 Lhombreaud, Roger, 1952, 1963
Folder 5 Long, Anton, 1965-1967
Folder 6 The Macmillan Company, 1934-1952
Folder 7 Mason, John, 1965-1966
Folder 8 McIntosh & Otis, Inc., 1936
Folder 9 Morley, Christopher, 1932-1933
Folder 10 Morris, Henry, 1918-1919
Folder 11 Palms Poems, 1923-1973
Folder 12 Pears, Tom, 1970-1976
Folder 13 Pittsburgh Bibliophiles, 1964-1973
Folder 14 Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation, 1972-1973
Folder 15 Rees, Richard, 1930
Folder 16 Silver, Rollo, 1960-1981
Folder 17 Simon and Schuster, Inc., 1950-1958
Folder 18 Stauffacher, Jack Werner, 1974, 1977
Folder 19 University of Pittsburgh, 1971-1977
Folder 20 University of Pittsburgh, 1977-1986
Folder 21 Various, 1915-1976
Folder 22 Various Authors, 1924-1975
Folder 23 Voices, 1924-1928
Folder 24 The Wanderer, 1924-1926
Folder 25 Wilson, Adrian, 1976

Subseries 3. Correspondence with Mildred Leuba, 1926-circa 1930

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries consists of two bound scrapbook volumes of correspondence and other materials. Volume I primarily consists of handwritten letters, photographs, original poetry, and other material, such as telegrams, hotel receipts, and other miscellaneous items. Volume II also contains correspondence from and about Mildred, including a considerable correspondence with Eli Siegel. Both volumes are digitized and presented online in this finding aid.


Box 27
Folder 1 M.L. Vol. I, 1926-1929
Folder 2 M.L. Vol. II, circa 1930

Subseries 4. Correspondence from Walter Leuba, 1921-1974

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries consists of correspondence written by Walter Leuba to various recipients. The letters are arranged chronologically with undated items at the end.

Folder 3 Leuba, Walter to Various, 1921-1974