Herbst, Josephine, 1892-1969

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Josephine Herbst (1892-1969) was an American writer and journalist. She was considered to be a radical writer, with communist leanings. Herbst's published works include Nothing is Sacred (1928); Money for Love (1929); the Trexler trilogy: Pity is Not Enough (1933), The Executioner Waits (1934), and Rope of Gold (1939); Satan's Sergeants (1941), Somewhere the Tempest Fell (1947), and New Green World (1954). Herbst was born in Sioux City, Iowa, on March 5, 1897 and died of cancer in New York City on January 28, 1969.

From the guide to the Josephine Herbst papers, 1799-1969, 1901-1969, (Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library)

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Langer, Elinor, 1939-. Elinor Langer collection of Josephine Herbst, circa 1863-1994. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn McAlmon, Robert, 1896-1956. Robert McAlmon papers, 1916-1980 (bulk 1930-1952). Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961. Papers: 1873-1993 (inclusive), 1899-1961 (bulk). John F Kennedy Presidential Library
referencedIn Fisher, Harry, 1911-. Harry Fisher papers, 1937-1994 (bulk 1937-1938). Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Granville Hicks Papers, 1906-1980 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Nell Blaine diaries and correspondence, ca. 1947-2002. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Burnshaw, Stanley, 1906-2005. Papers, 1927-1987, (bulk 1945-1987). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Herbst, Josephine, 1892-1969. Letter to Lester Roberts. Erwinna, PA. 1945 Mar. 15. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Herbst, Josephine, 1892-1969. Letter to Mr. Milkman. Erwinna, PA. 1928 Dec. 10. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn William Bross Lloyd, Jr. papers, 1912-1991, 1960-1983 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Robert McAlmon papers, 1916-1980, 1930-1952 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Stanley Burnshaw Papers TXRC93-A78., 1927-1987, (bulk 1945-1987) Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn O'Connor, Jessie Lloyd, 1904-. Papers, 1850-1988. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Genevieve Taggard papers, 1881-2001, 1920-1948 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980. Papers. University of Maryland Libraries, UMD Libraries
creatorOf Herbst, Josephine, 1892-1969. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1931. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Josephine Herbst papers, 1799-1969, 1901-1969 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn New Directions Publishing Corp. records, ca. 1933-1997. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Lloyd, William Bross, 1908-. William Bross Lloyd papers, 1912-1986. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Josephson, Matthew, 1899-1978. Matthew Josephson papers, 1917-1979 (inclusive). Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956. Papers, 1909-1956. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Lillian B. Gilkes Papers, 1900-1976 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Taggard, Genevieve, 1894-1948. Genevieve Taggard papers, 1881-2001 (bulk 1920-1948). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Elinor Langer collection of Josephine Herbst, 1964-1994 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Matthew Josephson papers, 1917-1979 (inclusive) Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Alfred Kazin collection of papers, 1933-1990, 1933-1978 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
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correspondedWith Blaine, Nell, 1922-1996 person
associatedWith Burnshaw, Stanley, 1906- person
associatedWith Fisher, Harry, 1911- person
associatedWith Gilkes, Lillian B. (Lillian Barnard), 1902-1977 person
associatedWith Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961. person
associatedWith Hicks, Granville, 1901-1982 person
associatedWith Josephson, Matthew, 1899-1978. person
associatedWith Kazin, Alfred, 1915-1998 person
associatedWith Langer, Elinor, 1939- person
associatedWith Lloyd, William Bross, 1875-1946 person
associatedWith Lloyd, William Bross, 1908- person
associatedWith McAlmon, Robert, 1895-1956 person
associatedWith McAlmon, Robert, 1896-1956. person
associatedWith Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956. person
correspondedWith New Directions Publishing Corp. corporateBody
correspondedWith O'Connor, Jessie Lloyd, 1904- person
associatedWith Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980. person
associatedWith Roberts, Lester, person
associatedWith Steegmuller, Francis, 1906- person
associatedWith Taggard, Genevieve, 1894-1948. person
associatedWith Van Doren, Mark, 1894-1972 person
associatedWith Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972 person
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Authors, American--20th century--Archives
American literature--20th century
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Birth 1892-03-05

Death 1969-01-28

Americans

English

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