Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973

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From the description of Papers, 1942-1984. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 31605120

Between 1970 and 1972 Dr. Hiram Haydn of the University of Pennsylvania conducted a class on the creative writing process, i.e. the needs of the individual writer, the specific writing environment, and the problems encountered during the writing process. In order to obtain information Dr. Haydn sent questionnaires to various writers, some well-known, and others University of Pennsylvania graduate students.

From the description of Creative writing questionnaires for writing class at University of Pennsylvania, 1970-1972. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122585898

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From the description of Hiram Collins Haydn papers, 1874-1978 (bulk 1945-1973). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71132182

Biographical Note

  • 1907, Nov. 3: Born, Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1928: A.B., Amherst College, Amherst, Mass.
  • 1928 - 1941 : Lecturer, Hawken School, Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1935: Married Rachel Hutchinson Norris (divorced)
  • 1938: M.A., Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1939 - 1941 : Lecturer in English, Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1942: Ph.D., Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
  • 1942 - 1944 : Professor of English, Women's College of the University of North Carolina, Greensboro, N.C.
  • 1943: Published By Nature Free. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill
  • 1944 - 1973 : Editor, American Scholar
  • 1944 - 1945 : Executive secretary, United Chapters, Phi Beta Kappa
  • 1945: Married Mary Westcott Tuttle Published Manhattan Furlough. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill
  • 1945 - 1950 : Editor, Crown Publishers; editor-in-chief, 1948-1950
  • 1947 - 1960 : Lecturer, New School for Social Research, New York, N.Y.
  • 1948: Published The Time Is Noon. New York: Crown
  • 1950: Published The Counter-Renaissance. New York: Scribner
  • 1950 - 1954 : Editor, Bobbs-Merrill Co.
  • 1955 - 1959 : Senior editor, Random House; editor-in-chief, 1956-1959
  • 1959 - 1964 : Member, executive council, Atheneum
  • 1962: Published The Hands of Esau. New York: Harper
  • 1964: Fellow, Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn.
  • 1964 - 1973 : Copublisher, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
  • 1965 - 1966 : Professor of communications, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 1966: Professor of communications, Annenberg School of Communications, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 1967: Published Report from the Red Windmill. New York: Harcourt, Brace & World
  • 1973, Dec. 2: Died, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 1974: Published posthumously Words & Faces. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich

From the guide to the Hiram Collins Haydn Papers, 1874-1978, (bulk 1945-1973), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

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referencedIn American Scholar records, 1926-2006 (bulk 1944-2005). Library of Congress
referencedIn Lerner, Max, 1902-2001. Max Lerner papers, 1927-1992 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Bogan, Louise, 1897-1970. Papers, 1930-1990 (inclusive), 1930-1970 (bulk). Amherst College
referencedIn Barnes, Joseph, 1907-1970. Joseph Barnes papers, 1907-1970, 1923-1970. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973. Hiram Collins Haydn papers, 1874-1978 (bulk 1945-1973). Library of Congress
creatorOf Atheneum (New York, N.Y.). Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1961-1962. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Louis N. Ridenour Papers, 1917-1960, (bulk 1945-1959) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973,. Creative writing questionnaires for writing class at University of Pennsylvania, 1970-1972. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Ridenour, Louis N. (Louis Nicot), 1911-1959. Louis N. Ridenour papers, 1917-1960 (bulk 1945-1959). Library of Congress
referencedIn Granville Hicks Papers, 1906-1980 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Erik H. and Joan M. Erikson papers, 1925-1985 (inclusive) 1960-1980 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Stein, Leo, 1872-1947. Leo Stein Collection 1892-1950. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Marshall, Lenore, 1897-1971. Papers, 1887-1980. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn John Mason Brown papers, 1922-1967. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hiram Collins Haydn Papers, 1874-1978, (bulk 1945-1973) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Krutch, Joseph Wood, 1893-1970. Papers of Joseph Wood Krutch, 1920-1971 (bulk 1950-1970). Library of Congress
referencedIn The Nation, records, 1879-1974 (inclusive), 1920-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973. Correspondence with Van Wyck Brooks, 1946-1958. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Joseph Barnes Papers, 1923-1970 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Leo Stein Collection, 1892-1950 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Stein, Leo, 1872-1947. Leo Stein Collection 1892-1950. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973. Correspondence with Van Wyck Brooks, 1946-1962. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Epstein, Joseph, 1937-. Letters, 1948-1975, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Max Lerner papers, 1927-1998 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Chappell, Fred, 1936-. Fred Chappell papers, 1944-2010 and undated. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Chappell, Fred, 1936-. Fred Chappell Papers, 1944-2003 and n.d. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Stem, Thad. Thad Stem papers, 1939-1984. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Pantheon Books. Records, 1944-1968. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn American Scholar, Records, 1926-2006, (bulk 1944-2005) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn R. Buckminster Fuller papers, ca. 1920-1983 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
referencedIn Ragan, Sam, 1915-1996. Sam Ragan papers, 1950-1996. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973. Papers, 1942-1984. Library of Congress
referencedIn Autograph File, H, 1584-1988. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1966-1971, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Library
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associatedWith Bovee, Anne Marie. person
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associatedWith Lerner, Max, 1902-2001. person
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associatedWith Williams, John Alfred, 1925- person
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Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
United States
Subject
Publishers and Publishing
Editing
Publishers and publishing--United States
American literature
Occupation
Book editors
Authors, American
Authors
Collector
Editors
Educators
Publisher
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Birth 1907

Death 1973

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