Jean Stafford correspondence with Henry W. Johnstone, 1969.


Jean Stafford correspondence with Henry W. Johnstone, 1969.

The collection consists of twelve letters between Jean Stafford and Henry W. Johnstone, 1969, as Johnstone invites her to come to The Pennsylvania State University as a Visting Fellow. The five letters from Jean Stafford, typed and signed, include questions about the program, a curriculum vitae, confirmation of her plans, and news of her accommodations. The seven letters from Johnstone are typed file copies, providing information about the program and coordinating her visit.

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Pennsylvania state university (corporateBody)

The Pennsylvania Humanities Council designated the year 1985 as "The Year of the Pennsylvania Writer." The PHC funded projects in eight locations throughout the Commonwealth to gain appreciation, understanding, and recognition for past and present Pennsylvania writers. The State College/University Park location held a two-stage conference and related events by five Centre County regional organizations. From the description of The Year of the Pennsylvania writer collection, 1984-1986....

Stafford, Jean, 1915-1979 (person)

Jean Stafford was an American author, best known for her realistic and sublimely crafted short stories. Much of her fiction invoked classical literary themes, but viewed them through the perspective of an alienated, 20th century woman. Many of her stories reflected her own tumultuous, often melodramatic personal life. From the description of Jean Stafford correspondence with Henry W. Johnstone, 1969. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 55081876 Jea...

Johnstone, Henry W. (person)

Johnstone earned his Harvard AM in 1947 and his PhD in 1950. From the description of Mutual primeness and degrees of dependence of finite codes / Henry Johnstone, Jr. January 15, 1948. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 228512686 ...