Series 3. Correspondence with George P. Brockway

Box 30

Folder 1.
Miscellaneous (Personal). Letters, 1936-39.
Folder Contents: various manuscript letters, and one telegram, to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36). (Bill 1936-39 [6].)

Folder 2.
Personal (Pratt?s Death). Letter, 30 January 1944.
Personal (Brockway?s Induction to Army, Contract for The Definition of the Thing). Letter, 14 February 1944.
Personal (Education, Fraternities). Letter, 20 April 1944.
Personal (Eugene in France, Duty). Letter, 27 September 1944.
Personal (Eugene Wounded in Action). Letter, 22 December 1944.
Economics (Raymond). Letter, 26 March 1947.
Semiotics/Midworld. Letter, 10 August 1949
Miscellaneous. Letters, 1940-1949.
Folder Contents: various manuscript letters and telegrams to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36); there are also manuscript letter to Miller from Brockway dated 8 January 1942 and 10 July 1947, as well as a typescript letter to Miller of 8 August 1949 on the subject of the midworld; in addition there is a typescript of an open letter written by Brockway in 1947. (Bill 1940-49 [6].)

Folder 3.
Contemporary Politics (United Nations). Letter, 27 December 1950.
Personal (Paul Enters Army). Letter, 20 September 1951.
Personal (Papers at Harvard and Hobart). Letter, 31 May 1952.
Epistemology (Criticism). Letter, 21 July 1952.
Education (Teachers). Letter, 29 July 1952.
Aesthetics (Judgment, Epistemology). Letter, 1 August 1952.
Personal (Eugene Departs for Japan as Reporter for Stars and Stripes). Letter, 8 July 1953.
Personal (From Rome, Italy). Letter, 25 November 1953.
Contemporary Politics (International Relations). Letter, 28 July 1954.
Personal (Philosophy Department). Letter, 4 April 1955.
Psychology. Letter, 31 December 1956.
Political Philosophy (Democracy). Letter, 12 September 1957.
Personal (Retirement, Writing). Letter, 11 April 1959.
Personal (Philosophy, Writing, Retirement). Letter, 21 April 1959. Published in: The Philosophy of History, 10 (amidst 2 ?If one has. . .?).
Personal (Philosophy, Writing, Argument). Letter, 6 December 1959. Published in: The Philosophy of History, 10(1)-(amidst 2 ?. . . show something.?).
Miscellaneous. Letters, 1950-59.
Folder Contents: manuscript letters to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36); also included are typescript letters from Brockway dated 14 January 1950, 26 June 1951, 23 July 1952, 31 July 1954, 11 August 1958, 14 April 1959, and 1 December 1959; included are a collection of notes made by Miller, perhaps in 1951, while reviewing a philosophy book for W. W. Norton and Company (Bill 1950-59 [6].)

Folder 4.
Economics (Galbraith, Inflation, State). Letter, 33 March 1960.
Economics (Markets, Semiotics/Midworld, Actuality). Letter, 18 April 1960.
Political Philosophy (Toleration). Draft of Letter to the Editor, 21 April 1960.
Economics (Psychology, Markets). Letter, 2 June 1960.
Personal (Writing of ?The Ahistoric and the Historic?). Letter, 27 June 1960.
Contemporary Politics (John F. Kennedy). Letter, 28 July 1960.
Personal (Retirement). Letter, 7 September 1960.
Personal (?The Ahistoric and the Historic?). Letter, 6 October 1960.
Aesthetics (Literature, Conrad); Personal (Writing). Letter, 26 October 1960.
Personal (Proof Pages of ?The Ahistoric and the Historic,? Writing). Letter, 17 December 1960.
Aesthetics (Literature, Moran, Capote). Letter, 29 December 1960.
History of Philosophy (Ortega, Pragmatism, Idealism). Letter, 28 January 1961.
Education (Chapel, Fraternities). Letter, 18 August 1962.
Metaphysics (Psychology, Semiotics/Midworld); Philosophy of History (Interpretation). Letter, 27 February 1964.
Semiotics/Midworld (Words); History of Philosophy (Socrates). Letter, 20 April 1964.
Philosophy of History (Philosophy, Law, Stare Decisis). Letter, 24 March 1966.
Philosophy of History (Actuality). Letter, 1 January 1967.
Political Philosophy (First World War). Letter, 16 December 1967.
Metaphysics (Utterance, Psychology, Semiotics/Midworld). Letter 3 May 1968. Published in: The Midworld, 66-75.
Metaphysics (Action, Epistemology). Letter, 30 May 1968. Published in: The Midworld, 48-52(2), 55(2)-58.
?Disneyland.? Poem, December 1968.
Literature (Criticism, Reading). Letter, 2 January 1969.
Miscellaneous. Letters, 1960-1969.
Folder Contents: manuscript letters to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36); also included are letters from Brockway dated 17 January 1960, 13 April 1960, 26 May 1960, 9 June 1960 (inviting Miller to write an introduction to a new edition of Ortega?s Toward a Philosophy of History), 22 June 1960, 17 June 1960, 26 July 1960, 4 August 1960, 6 September 1960, 14 October 1960 (deciding to make ?The Ahistoric and the Historic? an Afterword), 19 October 1960, 13 December 1960, 10 May 1968, 27 July 1968; also enclosed is letter from Brockway dated 18 August 1969 and his attached typescript entitled ?Revisionist Notes on the Impeachment of Andrew Johnson?; also enclosed is a typescript letter from Mr. Edward A. Hoyt (Williams College ?36) to Brockway dated 15 April 1969. (Bill 1960-69 [6].)

Folder 5.
Contemporary Politics (Election). Letter, November 1972.
Metaphysics (Personhood). Letter, 31 August 1970.
Philosophy of History. Letter, August 1970.
Philosophy of History (Personhood, Psychology). Letter/Essay Draft, September 1970. Published in: The American Scholar 49(2)(1987): 241-43; In Defense of the Psychological, 144-51.
Philosophy of History (Metaphysics, Ortega, Fate). Letter, 25 November 1970.
Philosophy (Writing, Semiotics/Midworld, Teaching). Letter, 20 October 1972.
Political Philosophy (Argument). Letter Draft, November 1972.
Contemporary Politics (Election). Letter, 3 December 1972.
Miscellaneous. Letters, 1970-72.
Folder Contents: various manuscripts including a letter to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36) that was later published as ?History and Case History.? The version in In Defense of the Psychological is the complete text of the essay, while what appeared in The American Scholar was abbreviated; also enclosed are letters from Brockway dated 8 & 19 November 1972. (Bill 1970-72 [6].)

Folder 6.
Metaphysics (Actuality, Semiotics/Midworld). Letter, 21 August 1973.
Metaphysics (Actuality). Letter, 25 September 1973
Metaphysics (Actuality). Letter, 9 November 1973.
Metaphysics (Psychology, Action). Letter, 22 November 1973
Miscellaneous. Letters, 1973.
Folder Contents: manuscript letters to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36); also included are letters from Brockway dated 4 September 1973, 16 September 1973, 24 October 1973, and 6 November 1973. (Bill 1973 [6].)

Folder 7.
Semiotics/Midworld (Metaphysics, Artifacts). Letter, 26 May 1973.
Metaphysics (Actuality). Letter, 4 June 1973.
Political Philosophy (Rawls, Metaphysics). Letter, June 1973
Miscellaneous. Letters, 1973.
Folder Contents: manuscript letters to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36); also included are letters from Brockway dated 23 May 1973 (regarding John Rawls? A Theory of Justice), 26 May 1973, 28 May 1973, 2 June 1973, 10 June 1973, and 13 June 1973. (Bill 1973 [6].)

Folder 8.
Philosophy (Utterance, Metaphysics). Letter, 4 July 1973.
Metaphysics (Actuality, Philosophy of History). Letter, 7 July 1973.
?All Roads Lead to and from the Actual.? Essay Draft/Letter, 28 July 1973.
Folder Contents: manuscript letters to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36); also enclosed is a letter from Brockway dated 4 July 1973. (Bill 1973 [6].)

Box 31

Folder 1.
Philosophy (Utterance). Letter, 6 February 1973.
?The Utopian.? Essay Draft, 15 May 1973.
Metaphysics (Actuality). Letter, 21 May 1973.
Miscellaneous. Letters, 1973.
Folder Contents: manuscript letters to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36), also included is typescript letter from Brockway to Mr. Philip A. Brégy (Williams College ?36) dated 16 May 1973 and to Miller dated 20 May 1973. (Bill 1973 [6].)

Folder 2.
Metaphysics (Utterance, Action). Letter, 15 January 1974.
Philosophy of History (Crime). Letter, 30 January 1974.
Philosophy (Utterance). Letter, March 1974.
Metaphysics (Utterance). Letter, April 1974.
Personal (Writing). Letter, 14 April 1974.
Semiotics/Midworld. Letter, 14 May 1974.
Semiotics/Midworld (Functioning Objects, Tools, Will, Purpose). Letter, August & September 1974.
Semiotics/Midworld (Artifacts). Letter 21 September 1974.
Miscellaneous. Letters, 1974.
Folder Contents: manuscript letters to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36); also included are letters from Brockway to Miller dated 12 January 1974, 13 February 1974, 4 April 1974, 17 April 1974, 21 April 1974, 6 May 1974, 26 May 1974, 24 June 1974, 15 July 1974, 17 August 1974, 16 September 1974, and 18 September 1974. (Bill 1974 [6].)

Folder 3.
Metaphysics (Utterance). Letter, 29 October 1974
Metaphysics (Actuality, Semiotics/Midworld). Letter, 7 November 1974.
Personal (Book of Essays). Letter, 9 November 1974
Semiotics/Midworld (Artifacts, Tools). Letter, 19 November 1974.
Metaphysics (Epistemology, Universals). Letter, 5 December 1974. Published in: The Midworld, 109(amidst 3 ?One of the standing. . .?)-10.
Miscellaneous. Letters, 1974.
Folder Contents: manuscript letters to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36); also included are letters from Brockway dated 5 November 1974 (proposing a book of essays that would become The Paradox of Cause and Other Essays), 19 November 1974, 23 November 1974, and 29 November 1974. (Bill 1974 [6].)

Folder 4.
History of Philosophy (Ancient Greece). Letter, 11 June 1975.
Contemporary Politics (Criticism). 14 July & 23 August 1975
History of Philosophy (Utopia). Letter, 2 December 1975.
Semiotics/Midworld (Money). Letter, 30 January & February 1976.
Economics (Semiotics/Midworld). Letter, 26 February 1976.
Economics (Hawtrey, Actuality). Letter, March 1976.
Economics (Personhood, Actuality). Letter, 19 September 1976.
Contemporary Politics. Letter, 6 October 1976.
Economics (Alienation). Letter, 11 November 1976.
Economics (Personhood). Letter, 26 November & 6 December 1976.
Semiotics/Midworld (Personhood). Letter, 19 December 1976.
Miscellaneous. Letters, 1975-76.
Folder Contents: manuscript letters to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36); also included are letters from Brockway dated 28 January 1975, 30 May 1975, 11 June 1975, 30 July 1975, 24 January 1976, February 1976, 1 March 1976, 9 March 1976, 10 March 1976, 9 June 1976, 4 September 1976, 3 October 1976, 8 November 1976, 20 November 1976, 1 December 1976, and 10 December 1976. (Bill 1976-76 [6].)

Folder 5.
Logic (Class). Letter, 13 March 1977.
Economics. Letter, 5 April 1977.
Metaphysics (Utterance, Action). Letter, 2 May 1977.
Philosophy of History. Letter, May 1977.
Ethics (Rights, Personhood, Semiotics/Midworld). Letter, July 1977.
Political Philosophy (Class). Letter, 16-17 August 1977.
?Functioning Objects, Tools, Artifacts.? Essay Draft, November 1977 Published in: The Paradox of Cause, 124-29.
Personal (Writing, Publishing). Letter, 7 December 1977.
Personal (Writing). Letter, 3 January 1978.
Personal (Publishing). Letter, 8 January 1978
Miscellaneous. Letters, 1977-78.
Folder Contents: manuscript letters to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36); also included are letters from Brockway dated 3 March 1977, 14 & 15 March 1977, 5 May 1977, 12 May 1977, 23 June 1977, 11 August 1977, August 1977, 30 October (on editing Miller?s essays), 2 December 1977 (with a provisional table of contents), 6 January 1978 (on editorial matters), 9 January 1978 (sample dust jacket copy), and 13 January 1978 (proposing a second volume of Miller?s writings); also included is a postcard from Brockway dated 23 May 1977 posted from Milan, Italy. (Bill 1977-78 [6].)

Folder 6.
Personal (Publishing, Dust Jacket Copy). Letters, 18 January & 1 February 1978.
Philosophy of History (Christianity, Metaphysics). Letter, 12 February 1978.
Personal (Publishing). Letter, 14 February 1978.
Psychology (Metaphysics). Letter, 24-25 May 1978.
Epistemology (Logic, Induction, Deduction). Letter, 1 June 1978.
Personal (Writing). Letter, 16 July 1978.
Personal (Publishing). Letter, 21 August 1978.
Personal (Publishing, Receipt of The Paradox of Cause). Letter, August 1978.
Personal (Publishing). Letter, 19 September 1978.
Political Philosophy (Sociology, Science). Letters, 30 October & November 1978.
Metaphysics (Science). Letter, 15 November 1978.
Miscellaneous. Letters, 1977-78.
Folder Contents: manuscript letters to Mr. George P. Brockway (Williams College ?36); the letter dated 11 November 1978 was written from the North Adams Hospital where Miller underwent an operation for an obstruction of the intestines; also included are letters from Brockway dated 24 January 1978 (on dust jacket copy), 9 February 1978 (dust jacket copy), 27 February 1978 (page proofs), 22 March 1978, 9 April 1978, 13 June 1978 (back matter), 18 June 1978, 25 June 1978, 7 August 1978 (publication dates), 15 August 1978, 2 November 1978. (Bill 1975-78 [6].)