Steward, Samuel M. (1909-1993)
Scope:
The Samuel M. Steward collection consists of manuscripts, correspondence, and printed material.
 
Manuscripts consist of drafts of The Boys in Blue (1984); Dear Sammy: Letters from Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas (1984); Different Strokes (1993); Greek Ways (1996); Parisian Lives (1984); Ring Around the Rosy (1995); and Murder is Murder is Murder (1985). The collection also contains several other short works and miscellaneous manuscripts.

Correspondence in the collection dates from the 1950s to 1985, and include several letters between Steward and other authors, professors, and literary figures. Notable correspondents include Rich Grzesiak, Sasha Alyson, Gertrude Stein, and Alice B Toklas among other writers and colleagues. The collection also contains some professional correspondence with editors and publishers as well as book readers. Also present are several letters to and from Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas.

Printed material in the collection consists of several reviews, news clips, promotional items, newspapers, financial and legal documents, and several copies of magazines and literary journals.
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Notable Figures
1. Steward, Samuel M.
Associated Subjects
1. Mystery and Suspense Fiction Subject Guide
2. Literary Collections Subject Guide
3. LGBT Subject Guide