Scope and arrangement
The collection consists of his correspondence (personal and professional), diaries, lectures, plays, poetry, speeches, contracts and miscellaneous papers from 1899-1946. The significantly larger groups of correspondence are to Hamilton from Doris Thorne, Arthur Wing, Brander Matthews, G. H. Jessop, Yvette Guilbert, William Gillette and William Archer. Also included are letters between Hamilton and Walter Lippman, Henry Miller, Upton Sinclair, Rudyard Kipling, and Booth Tarkington.
The Clayton Meeker Hamilton papers are arranged in thirteen series:
[Delivered at Columbia Univ. 11 February - 7 April 1924. Published 1925].