Papers, 1899-1999


Papers, 1899-1999

Papers of Lila Hotz Luce Tyng, socialite and former wife of publisher Henry Robinson Luce.

20.4 linear ft. (28 file boxes, 2 cartons, 5 folio+ boxes)

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Luce, Clare Boothe, 1903-1987 (person)

Clare Boothe Luce (née Ann Clare Boothe; March 10, 1903 – October 9, 1987) was an American author, politician, U.S. Ambassador and public conservative figure. A versatile author, she is best known for her 1936 hit play The Women, which had an all-female cast. Her writings extended from drama and screen scenarios to fiction, journalism and war reportage. She was the wife of Henry Luce, publisher of Time, Life, Fortune, and Sports Illustrated. Born in New York City, parts of Boothe's childhood ...

Lila Hotz Luce Tyng (person)

Lila Ross Hotz was born 26 March 1899 in Chicago to Lila Frances Ross/Hotz and Robert Schuttler Hotz, Sr. She attended Miss Spence’s School in New York City 1914-1918. The mother and daughter were extremely close. “Muddie,” as Lila called her mother, lived with Lila from about 1950 until her death in 1964. Lila’s father died young. When he was on his deathbed in the summer of 1918, the year she graduated from Spence, she came home and enrolled at the Moser school, learning the pract...

Tyng, Sewell T. (Sewell Tappan), 1895-1946 (person)

Spence School (corporateBody)

Ruth Baker Gamble was the adopted daughter of Charlotte Baker and Clara Spence and an alumnae of Spence School. From the description of Interviews, 1983. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155507023 Miscellaneous lists, reports, and correspondence of faculty, 1930-1974; course and academic activity material, including curricula, schedules, reports, lectures, recital lists, and reading lists, 1905-1985; programs for the June Jamboree, 1984-1985; library reports and bulletins, 195...

Luce, Henry Robinson, 1898-1967 (person)

Editor, publisher, and philanthropist. From the description of Henry Robinson Luce papers, 1917-1967 (bulk 1945-1967). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70979868 Epithet: American publisher British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000705.0x0000d4 Biographical Note 1898, Apr. 3 Born, Shantung Provi...