F. Scott Fitzgerald miscellany, [ca. 1898]-1976 (bulk 1915-1940).

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Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940. F. Scott Fitzgerald miscellany, [ca. 1898]-1976 (bulk 1915-1940).

F. Scott Fitzgerald miscellany, [ca. 1898]-1976 (bulk 1915-1940).

Photographs, clippings from newspapers and magazines, typewritten manuscripts, and magazine issues containing articles and stories by or about F. Scott Fitzgerald. Includes typewritten manuscripts of Fitzgerald's stories "Outside the House," "The Intimate Strangers," "Finishing School," "[illegible] Esquimo," and "Last Kiss"; many of Fitzgerald's stories as first published in magazines; typewritten manuscript of Arthur Mizener's introduction to a collection of Fitzgerald's stories, Afternoon of an Author (New York, 1957), with his introductions to individual stories from that collection and The Lost Decade and Other Stories (Boston, 1950); book reviews and other articles about Fitzgerald and his family; and photographs of Fitzgerald from ca. 1898-1938, Zelda Fitzgerald from ca. 1915-1935, Fitzgerald's mother Mary McQuillan Fitzgerald, his friend May Steiner, Princeton University, Edmund Wilson and others as Princeton undergraduates, and dust jackets of several of Fitzgerald's novels. Also included are 2 photographs of portraits of Fitzgerald, and entire issues of the Saturday Review of Literature, the Princeton Alumni Weekly, and a few other magazines.

1 linear ft.

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Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940

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F. Scott Fitzgerald was born Sept. 24, 1896 in St. Paul Minnesota. He began writing while a student at Princeton University. He met his wife, Zelda, while serving in the US Army stationed in Alabama. His novel, This Side of Paradise, was published in 1920 and he became an instant success. He published he Great Gatsby in 1925. Fitzgerald died on December 21, 1940 of a heart attack at age 44 while living in Los Angeles and working for the film industry....

Mizener, Arthur

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Professor of English, Cornell University. From the description of Arthur Mizener letters to S. Gorley Putt, 1936-1985. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64085073 American educator, author, and critic Arthur Mizener was born in Erie, Pennsylvania, on September 3, 1907, to Mason Price and Mabel Moore Mizener. From the description of Arthur Mizener papers, 1940-1977 (bulk 1943-1951). (University of Delaware Library). WorldCat record id: 667622443 ...

Steiner, May.

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Wilson, Edmund

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Edmund Wilson was an American novelist, poet, essayist, and literary critic. From the description of Edmund Wilson collection of papers, 1922-1978. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122596904 From the guide to the Edmund Wilson collection of papers, 1922-1978, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) American author and critic. From the description of Typewritten letters signed...

Fitzgerald, Mary McQuillan.

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Fitzgerald, Zelda, 1900-1948

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Zelda Fitzgerald (b. July 24, 1900, Montgomery, AL–d. March 10, 1948, Asheville, NC) was an American socialite, novelist, painter and wife of author F. Scott Fitzgerald. She was dubbed by her husband as "the first American Flapper". She and Scott became emblems of the Jazz Age, for which they are still celebrated. The immediate success of Scott's first novel This Side of Paradise (1920) brought them into contact with high society, but their marriage was plagued by wild drinking, infidelity and b...

Princeton University

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The collection documents the physical expansion of the University from its earliest period through the acquisition of large tracts of land in the 20th century, including the properties around Carnegie Lake and numerous farms. Early records document transactions with such Princeton University notables as Nathaniel Fitz Randolph, John Witherspoon, Walter Minto, John and Richard Stockton, and John Maclean. For the most part, the papers consist of standard legal documents with detailed descriptions ...