Weeks, Edward A. (Edward Augustus), 1898-1989

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Edward A. Weeks (1898-1989) was an author, essayist, and editor for the Atlantic Monthly . He was also author of more than 10 books, including: Breaking into Print: an Editor's Advice on Writing (1962); In Friendly Candor [1959]; and Writers and Friends (1981). Weeks opposed censorship and, during the 1920's, served as chairman of the Massachusetts Committee to Reform Book Censorship.

From the guide to the Edward Weeks Letter to Mrs. Henry Pettit (MS 235), 16 June 1961, (University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries. Special Collections Dept.)

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referencedIn Agnes Newton Keith papers, 1913-1985, undated, 1939-1975 Bancroft Library
referencedIn Papers, 1854, 1881-1961 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Weeks, Edward, 1898-. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1929. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Keith, Agnes Newton. Agnes Newton Keith papers, 1913-1985 (bulk 1939-1975). UC Berkeley Libraries
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referencedIn Papers of John Coolidge and Agnes Mongan, 1909-2006 Harvard Art Museums. Archives
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creatorOf Weeks, Edward, 1898-. Correspondence with Margaret Naumburg, 1940. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Rogers, Edith Nourse, 1881-1960. Papers, 1854-1961 (inclusive), 1881-1961 (bulk). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Fischer, John Sylvester, 1910-1978. John Sylvester Fischer papers, 1907-1980 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Eric Schroeder papers, 1948-1969. Houghton Library
creatorOf Weeks, Edward, 1898-1989. Reminiscences of Edward Weeks : oral history, 1981. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
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referencedIn Jacques Barzun's Collection of Hector Berlioz Records, 1825-1994 Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
referencedIn Koussevitzky, Serge, 1874-1951. Serge Koussevitzky Archive, 1920-1976 (bulk: 1924-1951) Library of Congress. Music Division
creatorOf Adams, J. Donald (James Donald), 1891-1968. The writer and his craft : being the Hopwood lectures, 1932-1953. 1934- University of Michigan
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creatorOf Morrison, Kathleen, 1898-. Miscellaneous correspondence and papers, 1940-1973. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Grant, Madeleine P. (Madeleine Parker), 1895-. Papers, 1910-1972 (inclusive), 1959-1972 (bulk). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966. William Ernest Hocking Papers, 1860-1979 Houghton Library
referencedIn Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. Papers, 1870-1969 Houghton Library
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creatorOf Hillyer, Robert, 1895-1961. Papers, 1725-1961. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
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referencedIn Paul Blanshard Papers, 1912-1979 Bentley Historica Library University of Michigan
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creatorOf Lowell, Robert, 1917-1977. Papers, 1845-1988 (bulk 1970-1977). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Weeks, Edward, 1898-1989. Archives, ca. 1940-2005. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Wilson, James Southall, 1880-1963. Papers of James Southall Wilson [manuscript] ca. 1904-62. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Hector Berlioz papers, 1825-1994. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Douglas Tilden Papers, 1860-1970 Bancroft Library
referencedIn Catherine Seelye Papers., undated, 1917-1978 [bulk 1973-1976]. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Center.
referencedIn Autograph File, P, 1554-2005. Houghton Library
referencedIn Archibald MacLeish Papers, 1907-1981, (bulk 1925-1970) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Robert E. Sherwood papers, 1917-1968 (inclusive), 1934-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Robert Hillyer Papers, 1906-1962 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Sherry Mangan papers, 1923-1961. Houghton Library
referencedIn Amy Lowell correspondence, 1883-1927 (inclusive), 1910-1925 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Alexander Woollcott correspondence, ca. 1856-1943 (inclusive), 1920-1943 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Bridge, Ann, 1889-1974. Papers, 1815-1973, (bulk 1905-1973). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Atlantic (Firm : Boston, Mass.). Records, 1969-1974. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Weeks, Edward, 1898-. Correspondence file, 1929, from Horace Liveright, Inc. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Edward Weeks letter to Edna Davis Romig (MS 149), 1963 University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Jackson, Charles Tenney, 1874-1955. Charles Tenney Jackson papers, [1915-1953 ca.]. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Margaret Terry Chanler family papers, 1815-1939 (inclusive) 1845-1939 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Robert Manning papers, 1938-1993. Houghton Library
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creatorOf Wheelwright, John, 1897-1940. Papers, 1920-1940, Part III (Lowell-Z). Brown University Archives, John Hay Library
referencedIn Louis N. Ridenour Papers, 1917-1960, (bulk 1945-1959) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Horace Mason Reynolds papers, 1895-1965. Houghton Library
referencedIn Central New York Farmer's Club. Central New York Farmer's Club records, 1870-1915. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Women's National Book Association Records, 1917-2013. Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
referencedIn Skulda V. Banér papers, 1900-1975, 1920-1964 Bentley Historica Library University of Michigan
referencedIn Maxwell Evarts Perkins correspondence and papers on Thomas Wolfe, 1933-1948. Houghton Library
creatorOf Weeks, Edward, 1898-1989. Papers, 1964-1966. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Catherine Drinker Bowen Papers, 1793-1980, (bulk 1934-1972) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. Papers of Archibald MacLeish, 1907-1981 (bulk 1925-1970). Library of Congress
creatorOf Waln, Nora. Nora Waln Literary Papers, 1796-1939. Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
referencedIn Papers, 1910-1972 (inclusive), 1959-1972 (bulk) Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Martha Dickinson Bianchi correspondence concerning publication of the poetry of the American poet, Emily Dickinson:, 1881-1943 (inclusive), 1925-1937 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Weeks, Edward, 1898-1989. Personal and professional papers, 1918-1989. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Weeks, Edward, 1898-1989. Speech, 1977 June 1, Boston, to the Wednesday Evening Club. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Papers, 1911-1944 (inclusive), 1929-1937 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Flint, Emily P. Letters, 1917-1960, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Kathryn Hulme papers, 1846-1981, 1945-1981 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966. Papers, 1681-1966 (bulk 1900-1960) Houghton Library
referencedIn Marshall, Lenore, 1897-1971. Papers, 1887-1980. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
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referencedIn Atlantic Monthly Press. Atlantic Monthly Press correspondence relating to Walter Dumaux Edmonds, 1940-1942. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Howe, M.A. De Wolfe (Mark Anthony De Wolfe), 1864-1960. Letter and postcard, 1931-1957. Boston Public Library, Central Library in Copley Square
referencedIn Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. Additional papers, 1870-1969. Houghton Library
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referencedIn Ann Bridge [pseudonym of Mary Dolling Sanders O'Malley] Papers TXRC95-A3., 1815-1973, bulk 1905-1973 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn John Sylvester Fischer papers, 1907-1980 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. Additional papers, 1917-1962 and undated. Houghton Library
referencedIn Ridenour, Louis N. (Louis Nicot), 1911-1959. Louis N. Ridenour papers, 1917-1960 (bulk 1945-1959). Library of Congress
referencedIn Papers, 1944-1981. Houghton Library
referencedIn Edmund Wilson collection of papers, 1922-1978 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Plath mss. II, 1932-1977 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
referencedIn Bowen, Catherine Drinker, 1897-1973. Catherine Drinker Bowen papers, 1793-1980 (bulk 1934-1972). Library of Congress
creatorOf Edward Weeks Letter to Mrs. Henry Pettit (MS 235), 16 June 1961 University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries. Special Collections Dept.
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Place Name Admin Code Country
United States 00 US
Subject
Editors--Correspondence
Women poets, American--Colorado
Women college teachers--Colorado
Censorship
Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
Periodical editors--Biography
Editors--Biography
Periodical editors--correspondence
Editors--Interviews
American literature--African American authors
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Essayist
Author
Editor
Activity

Person

Birth 1898-02-19

Death 1989-03-11

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Americans

English

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