Agent Eleanor Wood, 1978-1990, Part 1

Agent Eleanor Wood, 1978-1990, Part 1
Agent Eleanor Wood, 1978-1990
 
File Number
CORR207b-04, 05, 12
Box Number
207
Title
Agent Eleanor Wood, 1978-1990
Category
Correspondence, Agents
Type
 
Dates, approximate
1978-1990
Pages
695
Description
Agent Eleanor Wood. Mostly in reverse chronological order.
 
Part 1, 301 pages. 1986-90. Mostly in reverse chronological order. Highlights include correspondence concerning the publication of "To Sail Beyond the Sunset".
 
Part 2, 84 pages. 1984-1985. Highlights include correspondence concerning the publication of "The Cat Who Walks Through Walls". End of file is a 1984 letter appointing Ms. Wood as conservator of their trust should both Robert and Ginny be incapacitated. Letter discusses the nature and location of the Heinleins assets at that time, including over 1,000 ounces of gold secreted in multiple locations around their house in Santa Cruz (worth approx. $350,000 at the time).
 
Part 3, 310 pages, 1978-1979. Discussion of Robert being invited to testify to Congress re spinoff benefits from the Space program. Includes discussion of the auction and publication of "The Number of the Beast". Ginny & Robert instruct Eleanor to insist on getting SFWA's model contract for "Expanded Universe" to make a point of supporting the professional science-fiction writers' guild. Correspondence concerning the publication of "The Notebooks of Lazarus Long".
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Files
3 files
Original File Name
00004571_CORRESAGENTS1980s_.pdf
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