Letters to Joseph Hergesheimer [manuscript], 1921-1924.

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Clark, Emily, 1893-1953. Letters to Joseph Hergesheimer [manuscript], 1921-1924.

Letters to Joseph Hergesheimer [manuscript], 1921-1924.

Letters to Hergesheimer from Emily Clark, Ellen Glasgow and Amélie Rives Troubetzkoy discuss submissions to the Reviewer, current projects, social events and visits. There are brief mentions of Henry Anderson, James Branch Cabell, H. L. Mencken, Hunter Stagg, Emma Gray Trigg and Carl Van Vechten.

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Trigg, Emma Gray White,

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Virginia author. From the description of Stuffed peacocks: (manuscript and proofs), 1927. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 32958550 ...

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Author and journalist. From the description of Papers of Henry Louis Mencken [manuscript] 1935-56. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647952438 American journalist. From the description of Letter, [1924?] Jan. 9, New York, to Perry Walton. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 184904324 Editor and satirist. From the description of Papers of H. L. Mencken [manuscript] 1912-1949. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647976...