Sheffield, CarltonAlternative names
Sheffield was a college roommate and longtime friend of John Steinbeck. He later taught journalism for eight years at Occidental College in Los Angeles.
From the description of Correspondence and material relating to John Steinbeck, 1933-1984. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 462018868
Carlton Sheffield was a friend and Stanford roommate of the late author, John Steinbeck. He continued his friendship with Steinbeck after their college years and throughout his writing career through correspondence with Steinbeck and his wife. Sheffield also amassed a collection of clippings, fliers, and articles both about and by Steinbeck, which constitutes the source of this collection.
Sheffield also interacted with and collected information about several foundations and organizations concerning Steinbeck. Most notable in this collection are the Steinbeck Library in Salinas and the Steinbeck Festival, the John Steinbeck Society of America, and the Steinbeck Center Foundation, of which Sheffield was an Honorary Director.
From the guide to the Carlton Sheffield's John Steinbeck collection, 1933-1984, (Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.)
|creatorOf||Carlton Sheffield's John Steinbeck collection, 1933-1984||Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.|
|referencedIn||Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968. John Steinbeck collection, 1902-1979.||Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives|
|creatorOf||Steinbeck; the good companion : background correspondence, first corrected draft, and final original typescript, 1980-1996||Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.|
|referencedIn||Lawrence Clark Powell papers concerning John Steinbeck, 1935-1941.||Houghton Library.|
|referencedIn||Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968. John Steinbeck correspondence, 1928-1972.||Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives|
|creatorOf||Sheffield, Carlton,. Correspondence and material relating to John Steinbeck, 1933-1984.||Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives|
|Place Name||Admin Code||Country|
|American literature--20th century|