Sullivan, Mark, 1874-1952

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Journalist and author.

From the description of Sullivan scrapbooks, 1940-1941. (Maryland Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 70953441

From the description of Mark Sullivan papers, 1900-1935 (bulk 1919-1935). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80376365

American author and journalist.

From the description of Typed letters signed (2) : Washington, D.C., to Dr. Francis Harvey Green, 1920 Aug. 4 and 1933 May 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270875010

American journalist; editor, Collier's Weekly, 1912-1919; columnist, New York Herald-Tribune, 1923-1952.

From the description of Mark Sullivan papers, 1883-1952. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754868918

Biographical Note

  • 1874, Sept. 10: Born, Avondale, Pa.
  • 1900: A.B., Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.
  • 1904: Joined staff of Ladies’ Home Journal
  • 1905: Worked for McClure’s magazine
  • 1906 - 1912 : Associate editor, Collier’s magazine
  • 1913 - 1919 : Editor, Collier’s magazine
  • 1919 - 1922 : Correspondent, New York Evening Post
  • 1923 - 1952 : Staff member, New York Tribune
  • 1926 - 1935 : Published Our Times; the United States, 1900-1925. New York: C. Scribner’s Sons. 6 vols
  • 1938: Published The Education of an American. New York: Doubleday, Doran & Co.
  • 1952, Aug. 13: Died, West Chester, Pa.

From the guide to the Mark Sullivan Papers, 1900-1935, (bulk 1919-1935), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

Biographical Note

  • 10 September 1874: born, Avondale, Pennsylvania
  • 1891: Newspaper reporter for the West Chester, Pennsylvania
  • 1896: entered Harvard University
  • 1900: A.B., Harvard University
  • 1903: LL.B., Harvard University
  • 31 October 1907: married Marie McMechan Buchanon
  • 1912: Editor, Collier's Weekly
  • 1919: Reporter for the New York Evening Post
  • 1923 - 1952 : Columnist for the New York Herald-Tribune
  • 1924 - 1935 : Author, Our Times - The United States, 6 volumes, 1900-1925
  • 1927: Honorary Litt. D., Brown University
  • 1928: Honorary Litt. D., Dartmouth University
  • 1928: Overseer, Harvard University
  • 1929: Bromley Lecturer, Yale University
  • 1929: Board Visitors, U.S. Naval Academy
  • 1933: Colonel, U.S.M.C. Reserve
  • 1933: Honorary member, Phi Beta Kappa
  • 1936: LL.D., Washington and Lee College
  • 1936: LL.D., Bates College
  • 1937: LL.D., St. John's College
  • 1938: Author, The Education of an American (autobiography)
  • 13 August 1952: died, Avondale, Pennsylvania

From the guide to the Mark Sullivan Papers, 1883-1952, (Hoover Institution Archives)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Reid family papers, 1795-1946. Library of Congress
referencedIn Mayo, Katherine, 1868?-1940. Katherine Mayo papers, 1835-1968 (inclusive), 1918-1940 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Miller, Adolph Caspar, 1866-1953. Adolph Caspar Miller papers, [1916-1953]. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Lewis Gannett papers, 1681-1966 (inclusive) 1900-1960 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Sullivan, Mark, 1874-1952. Typed letters signed (2) : Washington, D.C., to Dr. Francis Harvey Green, 1920 Aug. 4 and 1933 May 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Kittle, C. Frederick. C. Frederick Kittle collection of Doyleana, 1836-2000. Newberry Library
referencedIn Luce, Clare Boothe, 1903-1987. Papers of Clare Boothe Luce, 1862-1988 (bulk 1930-1987). Library of Congress
creatorOf Shaw, Wilfred Byron, 1881-1959. Wilfred Byron Shaw papers, 1900-1954. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Smith, Edward E. (Edward Everett), 1861-1931. Edward E. Smith papers, 1923-1924. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf Kaplan, Morris, 1869-1959. Morris Kaplan and family papers, 1924-1966. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf Sullivan, Mark, 1874-1952. Mark Sullivan papers, 1883-1952. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
referencedIn Mark Anthony De Wolfe Howe additional papers, 1880-1959. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Autograph File, S, 1556-1996. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Harold Phelps Stokes papers, 1908-1969 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Clare Boothe Luce Papers, 1862-1988, (bulk 1930-1987) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Mark Sullivan Papers, 1883-1952 Hoover Institution Archives.
referencedIn Black, Edith O'Dell. Papers, 1911-1974. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Papers, 1840-1961. Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Fairbanks mss., 1819-1939 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)http://www.indiana.edu/~liblilly
referencedIn Gleason, Arthur, 1878-1923. Arthur Gleason papers, 1863-1931 (bulk 1900-1923). Library of Congress
referencedIn Reid Family Fapers, 1795-1970, (bulk 1869-1970) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Katherine Mayo papers, 1835-1968, 1918-1940 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Lenroot, Irvine Luther, 1869-1949. Papers of Irvine Luther Lenroot, 1890-1971 (bulk 1900-1944). Library of Congress
referencedIn Ghent, William J. (William James), 1866-1942. Papers of William J. Ghent, 1876-1942. Library of Congress
referencedIn Louis C. Cramton Papers, ca. 1865-1966, 1916-1965 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Sullivan, Mark, 1874-1952. Letter to dear Friend. Washington DC. 1931 July 7. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn William Allen White Papers, 1859-1944, (bulk 1899-1944) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Irvine Luther Lenroot Papers, 1858-1971, (bulk 1900-1944) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Sullivan, Mark, 1874-1952. Sullivan scrapbooks, 1940-1941. Maryland Historical Society
referencedIn Murdock, Victor. Victor Murdock papers, 1824-1971 (bulk 1909-1940). Library of Congress
referencedIn Hammond, John Hays, 1855-1936. John Hays Hammond, Sr. papers, 1893-1936 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn White, William Allen, 1868-1944. William Allen White papers, 1859-1944 (bulk 1899-1944). Library of Congress
referencedIn Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1870-1957. Frederick Law Olmsted correspondence, 1910-1951. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Arthur Gleason Papers, 1863-1931, (bulk 1900-1923) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Stokes, Harold Phelps, 1887-1970. Harold Phelps Stokes papers, 1908-1969 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Victor Murdock Papers, 1824-1971, (bulk 1909-1940) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Day, Frank A. (Frank Arah), 1855-1928. Frank A. Day papers, 1889-1928. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Stokes, Harold Phelps, 1887-1970. Harold Phelps Stokes papers, 1908-1969 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Howells family papers, 1850-1954 (inclusive). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Morris Kaplan and family papers., 1924-1966. Minnesota Historical Society.
creatorOf Cramton, Louis C. (Louis Convers), b. 1875. Louis Convers Cramton papers, 1896-1966. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Hilles, Charles Dewey, 1867-1949. Charles Dewey Hilles papers, 1823-1955 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Shirley Wheeler Smith Papers, 1881-1959 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Harvard University Archives Photograph Collection: Portraits, ca. 1852-ca. 2004 Harvard University Archives.
referencedIn Papers on the New York post, 1917-1924. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Chase S. Osborn Papers, ca. 1870-1949, 1889-1949 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Shaw, Wilfred Byron, 1881-1959. Wilfred Byron Shaw papers, 1873-1954 (bulk 1900-1951) University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Papers, 1847-1933. Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Charles Dewey Hilles papers, 1823-1955 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Gay, Edwin F. (Edwin Francis), 1867-1946. Papers on the New York post, 1917-1924. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Wilfred B. Shaw Papers, 1873-1954, 1900-1951 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Reid, Elisabeth Mills, 1858-1931. Reid family papers, 1795-1970 (bulk 1869-1970). Library of Congress
creatorOf Mark Sullivan Papers, 1900-1935, (bulk 1919-1935) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Letters sent to Walter Hines Page from various correspondents, English period, 1876-1937. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Emma (Moffat) McLaughlin Papers, 1927- 1967 Bancroft Library
referencedIn Oswald Garrison Villard papers, 1872-1949. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Arthur H. Vandenberg papers, 1884-1974, 1915-1951 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Sullivan, Mark, 1874-1952. Letter to Kenneth McM. Dickey : Washington, D.C. : LS, 1935 Aug. 12. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Lincoln Highway Association. Lincoln Highway Association correspondence, 1912-1923. University of California, Bancroft Library, ARL
creatorOf Sullivan, Mark, 1874-1952. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1940. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Sullivan, Mark, 1874-1952. Correspondence with H. L. Mencken, 1916. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn William J. Ghent Papers, 1876-1942, (bulk 1902-1942) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Sullivan, Mark, 1874-1952. Mark Sullivan papers, 1900-1935 (bulk 1919-1935). Library of Congress
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
correspondedWith Baruch, Bernard M. (Bernard Mannes), 1870-1965 person
associatedWith Black, Edith O'Dell. person
correspondedWith Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 person
correspondedWith Borah, William Edgar, 1865-1940 person
correspondedWith Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 person
associatedWith Conference on the Limitation of Armament (1921-1922 : Washington, D.C.) corporateBody
correspondedWith Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933 person
associatedWith Cramton, Louis C. (Louis Convers), b. 1875. person
associatedWith Darby, Ethel Roosevelt. person
associatedWith Day, Frank A. (Frank Arah), 1855-1928. person
correspondedWith Derby, Ethel Roosevelt person
associatedWith Dickey, Kenneth McM. person
associatedWith Fairbanks, Charles W. (Charles Warren), 1852-1918 person
associatedWith Farley, James Aloysius, 1888- person
correspondedWith Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966 person
associatedWith Gay, Edwin F. (Edwin Francis), 1867-1946. person
associatedWith Ghent, William J. (William James), 1866-1942. person
correspondedWith Gleason, Arthur, 1878-1923. person
associatedWith Green, Francis Harvey, 1861-1958, person
associatedWith Hammond, John Hays, 1855-1936. person
associatedWith Hand, Learned, 1872-1961 person
correspondedWith Harding, Florence Kling, 1860-1924 person
correspondedWith Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923 person
associatedWith Harrison, Pat, 1881-1941 person
associatedWith Hilles, Charles Dewey, 1867-1949. person
associatedWith Hines, Frank T. (Frank Thomas), 1879-1960 person
associatedWith Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 person
correspondedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
correspondedWith Howe, M. A. De Wolfe (Mark Antony De Wolfe), 1864-1960 person
associatedWith Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955 person
associatedWith Kaplan, Morris, 1869-1959. person
associatedWith Kent, Frank R. (Frank Richardson), 1877-1958 person
correspondedWith Kittle, C. Frederick. person
associatedWith Lenroot, Irvine Luther, 1869-1949. person
associatedWith Lincoln Highway Association. corporateBody
correspondedWith Luce, Clare Boothe, 1903-1987. person
associatedWith Luce, Henry Robinson, 1898-1967 person
associatedWith Mayo, Katherine, 1868?-1940. person
correspondedWith McLaughlin, Emma Moffat, 1880-1968 person
associatedWith Miller, Adolph Caspar, 1866-1953. person
associatedWith Morgenthau, Henry, 1891-1967 person
correspondedWith Morley, Christopher, 1890-1957 person
correspondedWith Murdock, Victor. person
correspondedWith Murdock, Victor. person
associatedWith Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1870-1957. person
associatedWith Osborn, Chase S. (Chase Salmon), b. 1860 person
associatedWith Page, Walter Hines, 1855-1918 person
associatedWith Philips, George Morris, 1851-1920, person
correspondedWith Reid family family
associatedWith Reid, Ogden Mills, 1882-1947 person
correspondedWith Robinson, Corinne Roosevelt, 1861-1933 person
correspondedWith Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948 person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 person
correspondedWith Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 person
associatedWith Shaw, Wilfred Byron, 1881-1959. person
associatedWith Smith, Edward E. (Edward Everett), 1861-1931. person
associatedWith Smith, Shirley Wheeler, 1875-1959 person
associatedWith Stokes, Harold Phelps, 1887-1970. person
associatedWith Stone, Harlan Fiske, 1872-1946 person
associatedWith Sullivan, Marie Buchanan, d. 1940 person
correspondedWith Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930 person
correspondedWith Tarbell, Ida M. (Ida Minerva), 1857-1944 person
associatedWith Vandenberg, Arthur H. (Arthur Hendrick), 1884-1951 person
correspondedWith Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 person
correspondedWith White, William Allen, 1868-1944. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
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United States
United States
United States
Subject
Traffic safety
Journalism--United States
Newspapers--Sections, columns, etc
Disarmament
Prohibition--United States
Journalism
Prohibition
Occupation
Authors
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Birth 1874-09-10

Death 1952-08-13

Americans

English

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