Papers, 1915-1948.


Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951. Papers, 1915-1948.

Papers, 1915-1948.

Papers include letters of Lewis to Morris Sadow and Louis Florey, 1924-1948, concerning his writing, financial arrangements, travel, and personal news; other letters by Lewis, 1915-1946, concerning personal news, turning down requests, writing projects, and other matters; letters and telegrams to Lewis from other literary figures, 1930-1936, largely social or congratulatory in nature; photographs from Lewis' wedding, 1928, of Lewis, Vincent Sheean, Dorothy Thompson, and scenes from productions of Lewis' plays, 1919-1942; and miscellaneous book ads and prints.

1.5 cubic ft.

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Florey, Louis. (person)

Thompson, Dorothy, 1893-1961 (person)

American journalist. From the description of Letter, 1936 July 22, South Pomfret, Vermont, to Perry Walton, Boston. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 184904428 Journalist. From the description of Dorothy Thompson typed letter signed, 1957. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 74986046 Thompson and Sinclair Lewis married in 1928 and divorced in 1942. In 1943 Thompson married the Austrian artist Maxim Kopf (1892-1958). In her memoi...

Sheean, Vincent, 1899-1975 (person)

Vincent Sheean was an American journalist, novelist, short-story writer, and essayist. From the description of Vincent Sheean collection of papers, [1929]-1973 bulk (1938-1959). (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122639845 From the guide to the Vincent Sheean collection of papers, 1929]-1973, 1938-1959, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) James Vincent Sheean (1899-1975) w...

Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951 (person)

Sinclair Lewis (b. Feb. 7, 1885, Sauk Centre, MN–d. January 10, 1951, Rome, Italy) was an American novelist, short-story writer, and playwright. He was the first American to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1930. ...

Sadow, Morris. (person)