Letters, to Prof. R.W. Cowden, 1934-1953.

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Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964. Letters, to Prof. R.W. Cowden, 1934-1953.

Letters, to Prof. R.W. Cowden, 1934-1953.

Chiefly concern his gifts of letters and photographs to the Hopwood Room; other photographs of Avery Hopwood, and a portrait of Hopwood by Florine Stettheimer.

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Hopwood, Avery, 1882-1928

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American playwright. From the description of Avery Hopwood papers, 1898, 1911-28, 1933-66. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 66895342 From the description of Papers, 1898, 1911-28, 1933-66. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34491697 ...

Cowden, Roy William.

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Roy W. Cowden was born in 1883 at Fredonia, N.Y. He received a bachelor of arts degree from the University of Michigan in 1908 and a master's degree from Harvard University in 1909. He joined the U-M faculty in 1909 as an instructor in English, and was advanced to the rank of full professor in 1935. He was best known as director of the Avery and Jule Hopwood Awards Program in Creative Writing at the U-M, a post he held from 1934 until the time of his retirement in 1952. He died September 1961. ...

Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964

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Carl Van Vechten was an American novelist, critic, essayist, book collector, and photographer. From the description of Carl Van Vechten collection of papers, 1922-1964. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122455166 From the guide to the Carl Van Vechten collection of papers, 1911-1964, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Carl van Vechten (1880-1964) was an American photographer, writer,...

Stettheimer, Florine, 1871-1944

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BIOGHIST REQUIRED American artist, theatrical set designer. Stettheimer is perhaps best known for the lavish sets and costumes she designed for the first American production, in 1934, of Gertrude Stein's opera Four Saints In Three Acts, with music by Virgil Thomson. From the guide to the Florine Stettheimer Papers, [ca. 1920]-1940, (Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library, ) American artist, theatrical set designer. Stettheimer is perha...