Stout, Rex, 1886-1975

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American author.

From the description of Rex Stout papers, 1941-1978. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122445522

Author and novelist.

Stout was born in Noblesville, Indiana. He went to school in Kansas and later began to write detective stories. His characters Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodman became famous. From 1940-1970 Stout was active in a number of literary and political organizations.

From the description of Judson Council Sapp - Rex Stout Collection, 1946-83, (bulk 1975-1983). (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 33347224

American author and radio personality.

Stout was born in Noblesville, Indiana. He went to school in Kansas and later began to write detective stories. His characters, Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodman, became famous. From 1940-1970, Stout was active in a number of literary and political organizations.

From the description of Rex Stout papers, 1933-1978. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 33218178

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creatorOf Freedom House (U.S.). Correspondence with Marian Anderson, 1960-1969. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn John Eugene Unterecker Papers, 1961-1987 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn R. Buckminster Fuller papers, ca. 1920-1983 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
referencedIn Baldwin, Hanson Weightman, 1903-1991. Hanson Weightman Baldwin papers, 1900-1988 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Margaret Cousins Papers TXRC91-A12., 1921-73 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Bernard Augustine De Voto Papers, 1918-1955 (inclusive), 1944-1951 (bulk) Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Powell, Dawn. Dawn Powell Papers, 1910-1998. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Writers' War Board. Writers' War Board records, 1941-1945. Library of Congress
creatorOf Stout, Rex, 1886-1975. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1942. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Vanguard Press. Vanguard Press Records, ca. 1925-ca. 1985. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Vanguard Press Records, ca.1925-ca.1985 Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscripts Library,
creatorOf Hawkins, Arthur. Papers of Arthur Hawkins [manuscript], 1929-1970. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. records, 1914-1961, bulk (1930s-1950s). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Egmont Arens Papers, 1883-1966, 1880-1966 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Unterecker, John, 1922-1989. Papers, 1961-1987. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Writers' War Board Records, 1941-1945 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn McAleer, John J. John J. McAleer Papers, 1908-1994. Boston College, Thomas P. O'Neill Library
creatorOf Stout, Rex, 1886-1975. Judson Council Sapp - Rex Stout Collection, 1946-83, (bulk 1975-1983). Boston College, Thomas P. O'Neill Library
referencedIn Halsband, Robert, 1914-. Robert Halsband papers, 1708-1976. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Writers' War Board. Correspondence to Franz Werfel, 1942, 1943. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Frank, Adelaide Schulkind. Papers, 1925-1972 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Freedom House (U.S.). Freedom House archives, 1936-1997. Princeton University Library
creatorOf Writers' War Board. Letters, 1943-1945, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Cousins, Margaret, 1905-1996. Papers, 1921-1973. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Mystery Writers of America. Papers, 1946-2002. Indiana University
referencedIn Robert G. Spivack Papers, 1931-1970, (bulk 1936-1970) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Paul Blanshard Papers, 1912-1979 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf McAleer, John J. Correspondence with Marian Anderson, 1972. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Stout, Rex, 1886-1975. Correspondence to Maxwell Struthers Burt, 1947-1950. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Stout, Rex, 1886-1975. Letters to Josephine Bacon. New York, NY., 1943-1944. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Rice, Elmer, 1892-1967,. Elmer Rice letters from various correspondents, 1915-1967. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Stout, Rex, 1886-1975. Rex Stout papers, 1933-1978. Boston College, Thomas P. O'Neill Library
referencedIn Elmer Rice letters from various correspondents, 1915-1967. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Kantor, MacKinlay, 1904-1977. Papers of MacKinlay Kantor, 1885-1977 (bulk 1920-1970). Library of Congress
referencedIn Committee to Secure Justice for Morton Sobell. Committee to Secure Justice for Morton Sobell records, 1946-1969. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Wharton, Don, 1905-1998. Don Wharton papers, 1941-1945 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Author's Guild (U.S.). Correspondence to Franz Werfel, 1941-1945. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Rodgers, Dorothy F., 1909-. Papers, 1922-1987 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. records, 1914-1961, 1930s-1950s New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Hanson Weightman Baldwin papers, 1900-1988 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Babson, Naomi Lane, 1895-1985. Naomi Lane Babson collection, 1920-1971 bulk 1935-1965. Boston University. School of Medicine
referencedIn Starrett, Vincent, 1886-1974. Typed letters signed (18) and autograph letters signed (12) : Chicago, to Edward Wagenknecht, 1943-1970. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn MacKinlay Kantor Papers, 1885-1977, (bulk 1920-1970) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Stout, Rex, 1886-1975. Correspondence, 1966, from Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Stout, Rex, 1886-1975. Correspondence with Marian Anderson, 1955-1969. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Dannay, Frederic, 1905-1982. Papers, ca.1920-1982. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Carnegie Council on Ethics & International Affairs. Carnegie Council on Ethics & International Affairs records, 1914-1996. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Boucher, Anthony, 1911-1968. Papers, 1932-1969 Indiana University
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creatorOf Stout, Rex, 1886-1975. Rex Stout papers, 1941-1978. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Society for the Prevention of World War III (New York, N.Y.). Letters, 1945-1966, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Frederic Dannay Papers, ca.1920-1982. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Swanberg, W. A., 1907-. W. A. Swanberg Papers, ca.1927-1992. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Sherman, Jean. Letters received concerning Spanish Civil War writers auction, 1936-1949 (bulk 1938-1939). Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Baker Street Irregulars (Organization : U.S.) archive, 1923-2007. Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Author's Guild (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Authors' Guild (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Authors League. corporateBody
correspondedWith Babson, Naomi Lane, 1895-1985. person
associatedWith Bacon, Josephine Daskam, 1876-1961, person
correspondedWith Baker Street Irregulars (Organization : U.S.). corporateBody
associatedWith Baldwin, Hanson Weightman, 1903-1991. person
associatedWith Blanshard, Paul, 1892- person
associatedWith Boucher, Anthony, 1911-1968. person
associatedWith Bradbury, William W. person
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associatedWith Carnegie Council on Ethics & International Affairs. corporateBody
associatedWith Committee to Secure Justice for Morton Sobell. corporateBody
associatedWith Cousins, Margaret, 1905- person
associatedWith Curtis Brown Ltd. corporateBody
associatedWith Dannay, Frederic, 1905-1982. person
associatedWith De Voto, Bernard Augustine, 1897-1955 person
associatedWith Dramatists Guild. corporateBody
associatedWith Farrar and Rhinehart. corporateBody
associatedWith Frank, Adelaide Schulkind. person
correspondedWith Freedom House (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Friends of Democracy (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983 person
associatedWith Halsband, Robert, 1914- person
associatedWith Hawkins, Arthur. person
associatedWith Hoffmann, Rudolf H. person
correspondedWith Kantor, MacKinlay, 1904-1977. person
associatedWith Lewis, Rod. person
associatedWith McAleer, John J. person
associatedWith Moffitt, John. person
associatedWith Mott, Frank Luther, 1886-1964, person
associatedWith Muray, Nickolas, 1892-1965. person
associatedWith Mystery Writers of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Powell, Dawn. person
associatedWith Pyramid Publications. corporateBody
associatedWith Radio Writers Guild. corporateBody
associatedWith Rice, Elmer, 1892-1967, person
associatedWith Rodgers, Dorothy F., 1909- person
correspondedWith Sapp, Judson Council person
associatedWith Screen Writers' Guild. corporateBody
associatedWith Sherman, Jean. person
associatedWith Society for the Prevention of World War III (New York, N.Y.). corporateBody
associatedWith Sommerich, Jane. person
correspondedWith Spivack, Robert G. person
associatedWith Starrett, Vincent, 1886-1974. person
associatedWith Swanberg, W. A., 1907- person
associatedWith Unterecker, John, 1922-1989. person
associatedWith Vanguard Press. corporateBody
associatedWith Viking Press. corporateBody
associatedWith Wharton, Don, 1905-1998. person
associatedWith Writers Board for World Government. corporateBody
associatedWith Writers' War Board. corporateBody
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United States
United States
Subject
Publishers and publishing--Correspondence
Detective mystery stories, American
Detective and mystery stories, American--20th century
Book collecting--History--Sources
Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
American literature--20th century
Detective and mystery television programs
World War, 1939-1945--Propaganda
Political activists--Correspondence
Authors and publishers--20th century--History--Sources
Detective mystery television programs
Book collectors--Correspondence
Authors, American--20th century--Manuscripts
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Birth 1886-12-11

Death 1975-10-27

Americans

English

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