Authors Club (New York, N.Y.)

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The Authors Club of New York was founded in 1882. Members included Robert Louis Stevenson, Stephen Crane, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Mark Twain, and Theodore and Franklin D. Roosevelt. The club was disbanded and its assets were turned over to the New York Public Library in 1973.

From the description of Authors Club collection, 1712-1929. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122687102

From the guide to the Authors Club collection, 1712-1929, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Butler, Ellis Parker, 1869-1937. Papers of Ellis Parker Butler, 1919-1932 and n.d. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Morse, James Herbert, b. 1841. Diaries, 1866-1911. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Coan, T. M. (Titus Munson), 1836-1921. Papers, [ca. 1839-1921]. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Hellman, George Sidney, 1878-1958. George Sidney Hellman papers, 1888-1958, bulk (1900-1958). Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Eggleston, Edward, 1837-1902. Eulogy for George William Curtis, 1892. Indiana Historical Society Library
referencedIn William Young Correspondence, 1882-1919 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Bishop, William Henry, 1847-1928. Papers of William Henry Bishop, 1884-1893. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn White, Richard Grant, 1821-1885. Papers of Richard Grant White, 1842-1884. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Dargan, Olive Tilford, 1869-1968. Letters to Miss Brown, 1914. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Rossiter and Helen Kendrick Johnson papers, 1851-1929, 1883-1900 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Erskine, John, 1879-1951. Papers of John Erskine [manuscript], 1898-1948. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Authors Club (New York, N.Y.),. Authors Club collection, 1712-1929. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Alden, Henry Mills, 1836-1919. American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench [manuscript] 1782-1944. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Johnson, Rossiter, 1840-1931. Rossiter and Helen Kendrick Johnson papers, 1851-1929, bulk (1883-1900). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Bryce, Lloyd Stephans, 1851-1917. Letter to H.H. Boyesen, 1889 October 4. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916. James Whitcomb Riley poem to Edmund Clarence Stedman, 1900. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Crawford, Mary Caroline, 1874-1932. Mary Caroline Crawford letter to Mr. Allen [manuscript], 1911 Dec 13 University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Abbey, Henry, 1842-1911. Letter, 1894 December 27, Kingston, New York, to Will Carleton [manuscript]. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Waterloo, Stanley, 1846-1913. Stanley Waterloo letter to Author's League, 1898 Nov. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Smith, Munroe, 1854-1926. Letter to O.B. Bruce, 1884 November 2. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Iles, George, 1852-1942. Letters : to George Smillie, 1894 June 11-1921 Jan. 11. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Johnson, Rossiter, 1840-1931. Rossiter Johnson correspondence, 1909-1910 Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
referencedIn Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919. List of works for the Authors Club Bibliography : AMs : Washington, D.C., [1892, no month, no day]. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Authors Club collection, 1712-1929 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Marquis, Don, 1878-1937. Papers of Don Marquis [manuscript], 1917-1934. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Stockton, Frank Richard, 1834-1902. Papers of Frank Richard Stockton [manuscript], 1874-1900. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Papers of William Dean Howells [manuscript], 1866-1919. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Authors Club (New York, N.Y.). Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1925. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Bishop, William Henry, 1847-1928. Papers of William Henry Bishop [manuscript], 1884-1893. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn George Sidney Hellman papers, 1888-1958, 1900-1958 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Abbey, Henry, 1842-1911. person
associatedWith Bishop, William Henry, 1847-1928. person
associatedWith Bryce, Lloyd Stephans, 1851-1917. person
associatedWith Butler, Ellis Parker, 1869-1937. person
associatedWith Coan, T. M. (Titus Munson), 1836-1921. person
associatedWith Crawford, Mary Caroline, 1874-1932. person
associatedWith Dargan, Olive Tilford, 1869-1968. person
associatedWith Eggleston, Edward, 1837-1902. person
associatedWith Erskine, John, 1879-1951. person
associatedWith Hellman, George Sidney, 1878-1958. person
associatedWith Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. person
associatedWith Iles, George, 1852-1942. person
associatedWith Johnson, Rossiter, 1840-1931. person
associatedWith Marquis, Don, 1878-1937. person
associatedWith Morse, James Herbert, b. 1841. person
associatedWith Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919. person
associatedWith Smith, Munroe, 1854-1926. person
associatedWith Stockton, Frank Richard, 1834-1902. person
associatedWith Waterloo, Stanley, 1846-1913. person
associatedWith White, Richard Grant, 1821-1885. person
associatedWith Wood, John Seymour, 1853-1934. person
associatedWith Young, William, 1847-1920 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Subject
Authors, English
Authors, American
Authors, European
Historians
Occupation
Function
Collectors

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Active 1712

Active 1929

French,

German,

English

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