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Finding aid for the Victor Coudron papers

Finding aid prepared by Sue Luftschein, 2012

Summary Information

Repository
USC Libraries Special Collections
Creator
Coudron, Victor
Title
Victor Coudron papers
Collection no.
6000
Date
1890-1971, undated
Extent
0.84 Linear feet, 2 boxes
Language
French
Language of materials
The majority of the materials are in French.
Abstract
Poems, plays, novels by French author Victor Coudron. The majority are manuscripts. Also includes notes made by the author, correspondence with an editor, and clippings.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], Victor Coudron papers, Collection no. 6000, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

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Scope and Content

Poems, plays, novels by French author Victor Coudron. The majority are manuscripts. Also includes notes made by the author, correspondence with an editor, and clippings.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

USC Libraries Special Collections
2012
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu

Conditions Governing Access

Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Acquisition

Donated by Herve Gordon, May 2004.

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Controlled Access Headings

Genre(s)

  • Clippings
  • Manuscripts
  • Typescripts

Personal Name(s)

  • Coudron, Victor -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Dramatists, French--20th century--Archival resources
  • Poets, French--20th century--Archival resources

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

 Diplomas 1890, 1903 

1 1

 Flyer, Thibaut IV a St. Thibaut undated 

1 2

 Notes and poems undated 

Scope and Content

Titled and untitled poems, notes. Much of the poetry includes author's edits.

1 3

 Titled poems undated 

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous poem manuscripts, all with titles.

1 4

 Untitled poems 1896, undated 

Scope and Content

Manuscript.

1 5

 Notebook with untitled poem; 2 essays: Un Colonais and Les Societes undated 

Scope and Content

Manuscript.

1 6

 Untitled novel; Confetti; notes; letter 1897, 1916, undated 

1 7

 Fabien ou L'Enfant Terrible: Tragedie moderne en 5 Actes et en vers undated 


    Box Folder
Textual materials   1 8
    Box Folder
Textual materials   2 6

Scope and Content

Manuscript and typescript copies.

Box Folder

 Ledger 1907-1919 

Scope and Content

Records payments for lessons given in Spanish, Italian and German.

1 9

 Liberte Cherie [poem]; notes undated 

Scope and Content

Manuscripts; includes clippings.

1 10

 Jean Sans Peur: Drama historique 1897 

Scope and Content

Manuscript inscribed "Commence le 1 Janvier 1897".

1 11

 Pour Qui: Comedie en 3 Actes; La Famille Lapougade: Comedie en 2 Actes; untitled 1907, undated 

Scope and Content

Manuscripts.

1 12

 Un Barbier Rase L'Autre: Comedie en un acte et en verse undated 

Scope and Content

Manuscript and typescript copies.

1 13

 [Clippings] 1918, 1937, undated 


    Box Folder
Textual materials   1 14-15
    Box Folder
Textual materials   2 7

Box Folder

 Les Miroirs Diabolique undated 

Scope and Content

Typescript of a novel.

1 16

 [Clippings re theatricals and theatres] 1910, undated 

2 1

 L'Egalite, Mesdames Laquelles? undated 

Scope and Content

4 typescripts copies.

2 2-3

 Correspondence 1913-1935, undated 

Scope and Content

Primarily between Coudron and Albert Messein, editor.

2 4-5

 La folle ascension: nouvelle inedite par Victor Coudron; Triptyque; A Monsieur Montagne 1935, undated 

Scope and Content

Typescripts.

2 8

 [Bank book] 1965-1971 

2 9

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