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The Snow Man

Description: Short story set in Colorado in the winter. "Editorial note.--Before the recent fatal illness of William Sydney Porter...this American master of short-story writing had begun for Hampton's Magazine the story printed below...When he realized that he could do no more...O. Henry told in detail the remainder of "The Snow Man" to Harris Merton Lyon..."
Date: August 1910
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Whirligig of Life

Description: Short story about a couple's divorce and remarriage.
Date: July 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Whistling Dick's Christmas Stocking

Description: Short story about a "professional tramp" in New Orleans.
Date: December 1899
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Phonograph and the Graft

Description: Story in which two grifters decide to introduce the phonograph to South America.
Date: February 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Tobin's Palm

Description: Short story about a boy who gets his palm read.
Date: August 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Pimienta Pancakes

Description: A cow camp cook tells a story about a pancake recipe.
Date: December 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Memento

Description: Short story about two former Broadway actresses.
Date: February 1908
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Rouge et Noire

Description: A short story about the banana trade in Central America based on O. Henry's experiences in Honduras in the late 1890s. This is perhaps the first instance of O. Henry's use of the term "banana republic."
Date: December 1901
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Passing of Black Eagle

Description: A short story set in Texas.
Date: March 1902
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

October and June

Description: A short story about the age difference between a captain and the woman he is courting.
Date: June 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Remorse

Description: A three-stanza poem by O. Henry and published under the pen name S. H. Peters.
Date: July 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The World and the Door

Description: A short story about a New York broker who flees to Central America.
Date: August 1907
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

"What You Want"

Description: A short story about a wealthy man and a hat-cleaner in New York City.
Date: September 1908
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

A Fog in Santone

Description: A short story set in San Antonio. "The only story by O. Henry not hitherto published--the last echo of his days of popularity."
Date: October 1912
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Renaissance at Charleroi

Description: Short story about a clerk in New Orleans.
Date: October 1902
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Hygeia at the Solito

Description: Short story set in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: February 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Lotus and the Cockleburrs

Description: Short story set in the Spanish Main.
Date: October 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Princess and the Puma

Description: Short story set on a ranch in Texas.
Date: October 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Sphinx Apple

Description: Short story about a group of travelers stopped for the night.
Date: December 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

On Behalf of the Management

Description: Short story set in New York.
Date: February 1904
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

A Retrieved Reform

Description: A short story about Jimmy Valentine, a young safe-cracker.
Date: April 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Quest of Soapy

Description: "This is one of the best and most characteristic of the sketches of lower New York life by O. Henry...The story under another title--"The Cop and the Anthem"--appears in the collection of O. Henry's stories, "The Four Million."
Date: November 1908
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Marionettes

Description: Short story about a doctor who leads a double-life as a burglar.
Date: April 1902
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

The Missing Chord: a Tale of Texas

Description: Short story set on a sheep ranch in Texas.
Date: June 1904
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
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