41.9 cubic ft. (43 boxes).
Collection consists of Gerard F. McCauley's correspondence and subject files, which contain correspondence with clients, publishers, and other literary agencies and includes client writing samples and drafts, clippings, and photographs. There are also files relating to establishment, growth and maintenance of the Gerard McCauley Agency, Inc.
Materials not to be quoted without permission of correspondents so long as they are living. Donor maintains copyrights.
Gerard F. McCauley was a literary agent who in the early 1960s established the Gerard McCauley Agency, Inc., a literary agency based in Katonah, New York that specialized in general non-fiction and history. He was noted for representing academics and other scholars, including Ken Burns, Donald Hall, Nathaniel Branden, William H. McNeill, Stephen B. Oates, and Robert Sobel.
Finding aid available in repository.