McCague, James (1909-1977)
Scope:
The James McCague collection consists of manuscripts, correspondence, research material and printed material. 

Manuscripts include The Fortune Road (1965); Flatboat Days on the Ohio River; Steamboats on the Mississippi; When The Rails Went West; Hoxey's Comet; Moguls and Iron Men (Harper and Row 1964); The Cumberland (Holt, Rinehart, and Winston 1974); and The Second Rebellion (Dial Press, 1968).

Correspondence includes business correspondence dated from 1963 to 1966.
 
Research material consists of various items sorted into subjects by McCague.  Topics include Africa; airplanes; Black history; Chicago; Chisolm Trail; clipper ships; the FBI; the Presidency; and Tecumseh.

Printed material includes reviews of The Big Ivy, The Cumberland, Fiddle Hill, The Great Gold Mountain, Moguls and Iron Men, The Second Rebellion, and To Be A Hero. Also included are various clippings about these works and original artwork, by Larry Lurin, for the book jacket of To Be A Hero.
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Notable Figures
1. McCague, James
Associated Subjects
1. Literary Collections Subject Guide
2. History and Biography Subject Guide