Littell, Robert 1896-1963

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Robert Littell (1896-1963) was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and educated at Harvard University. From 1922 to 1927 he was associate editor of the New Republi c, and from 1927 to 1931 he worked as a drama critic for New York newspapers. From 1942 to 1961 he was associate, then senior editor of Reader's Digest .

From the guide to the Robert Littell papers, 1901-1963, (Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries)

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referencedIn Jo Mielziner papers, 1903-1976 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Day, Clive, 1871-1951. Clive Day papers, 1892-1943 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Aikman, Duncan, 1889-1955. Contributions to The American Mercury, 1933-1938. Ohio State University Libraries
creatorOf Robert Littell papers, 1901-1963 University of Oregon Libraries. Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Ayres, Charles E. Letters, 1915-1963, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Bliven, Bruce, 1889-1977. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1915-1936. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
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associatedWith Day, Clive, 1871-1951. person
associatedWith Mielziner, Jo, 1901-1976 person
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Editors--United States--Correspondence
Editors--United States


Birth 1896-05-15

Death 1963-12-05





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