Haring, Firth (1937- )
Scope:
The Firth Haring collection consists of manuscripts, printed material, correspondence, and other material.

Manuscripts by Haring in the collection include drafts of her novels The Best of Intentions (Morrow, 1968); Three Women (Belmont-Towers, 1972); A Perfect Stranger (Simon and Schuester, 1973); The Woman Who Went Away (Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1981); and Greek Revival (Dutton, 1985).

Also present is a draft of Haring's non-fiction books Zion on the Hudson: Dutch New York and New Jersey in the Age of Revivals (Rutgers University Press, 2000) and Haring's research files (including letters, legal documents, printed items, and other material) for her book A Dutch Family in the Middle Colonies: 1660-1800 (Rutgers University Press, 1991).

Printed material in the collection includes research articles by Haring, published in South of the Mountains: The Historical Society of Rockland County (1985, 2006-2007); The Drummer Boy (1985); New York History (1996 and 2004); De Halve Maen (1994-1995, 2000, 2002, 2007); and The Hudson River Valley Review (2006). Other printed items include articles regarding Haring, from various periodicals; reviews of her books; and other miscellaneous items.

Correspondence in the collection include personal and professional letters to and from various individuals (including readers of her work), editors, and publishers. The letters date from 1961 to 1985.

Other material in the collection includes legal contracts for her books and a photograph of Haring.
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Notable Figures
1. Fabend, Firth Haring, 1937-
Associated Subjects
1. Literary Collections Subject Guide