Edwin Seaver letter to Henry Sams, and reply, 1970.


Edwin Seaver letter to Henry Sams, and reply, 1970.

The collection consists of two photocopied items: letter from Seaver to Sams, 6 July 1970, replying to a letter about Seaver's recollections of the American Writer's Congress of 1935, with some personal memories and observations comparing the political climate of the 1930s with the political climate of the 1960s; also, Sams reply to Seaver, 10 July 1970, adding his views to the points made in Seaver's letter, and mentioning the experiences of Kenneth Burke at the Congress.

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Seaver, Edwin, 1900-

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Writer, editor; interviewee b.1900. From the description of Reminiscences of Edwin Seaver : oral history, 1976. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309724780 Edwin Seaver was an American author and literary critic. Born in Washington, D.C., and raised in Philadelphia, he was educated at Harvard, and moved to New York after graduation, where he held a variety of jobs, often in publishing. Freelance reviews led to several full-time positions as a...

Sams, Henry W.

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