Forman, Henry James, 1879-1966

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Forman was born Feb. 17, 1879; BA, Harvard, 1903; reporter and staff correspondent for New York sun (1903-05); news editor, Literary digest (1906); assoc. editor, North American review (1906-10); managing editor, Collier's (1913-19); taught creative writing at Temple Univ.; reviewed books for the New York times; writings include: In the footprints of Heine (1910), The enchanted garden (1923), Guilt (1924), The pony express (1925), The Rembrandt murder (1931), The story of prophecy (1936), and Have you a religion? (1941); died Jan. 3, 1966.

From the description of Papers, 1917-1957. (University of California, Los Angeles). WorldCat record id: 38272756

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Forman was born February 17, 1879; BA, Harvard, 1903; reporter and staff correspondent for New York Sun (1903-05); news editor, Literary Digest (1906); associate editor, North American Review (1906-10); managing editor, Collier's (1913-19); taught creative writing at Temple University; reviewed books for the New York Times ; writings include: In the Footprints of Heine (1910), The Enchanted Garden (1923), Guilt (1924), The Pony Express (1925), The Rembrandt Murder (1931), The Story of Prophecy (1936), and Have You a religion? (1941); died January 3, 1966.

From the guide to the Henry James Forman Papers, 1917-1957, (University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.)

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creatorOf Forman, Henry James, 1879-1966. Papers, 1917-1957. University of California, Los Angeles
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company. Reader reports on manuscripts submitted for publication. 1882-1931. Houghton Library
creatorOf Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950. Letter to [Henry James] Forman. New York, NY. 1924 Apr. 6. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn O. Henry Collection University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Oswald Garrison Villard papers, 1872-1949 Houghton Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library
creatorOf Bennett, Arnold, 1867-1931. Arnold Bennett letters and literary manuscripts, 1903-1931. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Frank Swinnerton collection of papers, 1912-1978 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
creatorOf Sinclair, May. May Sinclair collection of papers, 1901-1928. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn May Sinclair collection of papers, 1901-1928 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Eliot, Henry Ware, 1879-1947, collector. T. S. Eliot collection, 1881-1994. Houghton Library
creatorOf Forman, Henry James, 1879-1966. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1924. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Gale, Zona, 1874-1938. Correspondence, 1907-1929. Temple University Libraries, Paley Library
creatorOf Burgess, Gelett, 1866-1951. Letters to [Henry James] Forman. 1921. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Forman, Henry James, 1879-1966. Letter, 1926, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Swinnerton, Frank, 1884-1982. Frank Swinnerton collection of papers, 1912-1978. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Hurst, Fannie, 1889-1968. Letter to [Henry James] Forman. [s.l.]. 1920 Mar. 6. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Henry James Forman Papers, 1917-1957 University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
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associatedWith Bennett, Arnold, 1867-1931. person
associatedWith Burgess, Gelett, 1866-1951. person
associatedWith Gale, Zona, 1874-1938. person
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Hurst, Fannie, 1889-1968. person
associatedWith Sinclair, May person
associatedWith Sinclair, May. person
associatedWith Swinnerton, Frank, 1884-1982. person
associatedWith Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950. person
correspondedWith Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 person
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Periodical editors--Archival resources
Authors, American--20th century--Archival resources
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Authors, American--20th century--Archival resources
Periodical editors--United States--Archival resources
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Birth 1879-02-17

Death 1966-01-03

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