Leo Lerman Papers, 1893-2012 [Bulk Dates: 1937-1994]


Leo Lerman Papers, 1893-2012, [Bulk Dates: 1937-1994]

Leo Lerman Papers, 1893-2012 [Bulk Dates: 1937-1994]

Personal and Professional papers of writer and magazine editor Leo Lerman. The papers include correspondence, professional papers, topical files, research files, and photographs.

105.54 ‡f linear ft. (108 boxes: 91 record storage cartons, 8 document boxes, 1 oversized document box, 7 flat boxes; 1 cassette box).

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Leo Lerman was a major figure in post-war New York City arts and letters who wrote and edited for publications such as Mademoiselle, Vogue, Playbill, and Vanity Fair. He loved the theater, opera, and dance, and this interest in the arts led him to have friends across the performing and fine arts. His famous parties were dotted with major literary figures, publishers, actors, opera singers, ballet dancers, and artists. The collection contains the personal and Professional papers of writer and mag...

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