Evelyn Wells papers, [ca. 1935-1963].


Wells, Evelyn. Evelyn Wells papers, [ca. 1935-1963].

Evelyn Wells papers, [ca. 1935-1963].

Letters from Bessie Beatty, Matthew Brady, Robert L. Duffus, Sara Bard Field, Frederic W. Kellogg, Rose Wilder Lane, Clarence R. Linder, Ella Winter, and others relating to Wells's biography of San Francisco journalist Fremont Older, 1935-1937. Also includes manuscripts of some novels and other works.

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Field, Sara Bard, 1882-1974

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Poet and suffragist Sara Bard Field lived in Portland in the early part of the twentieth century. Her poetry, her support of women’s suffrage, and her controversial relationship with Charles Erskine Scott Wood, a Portland cultural icon, made an indelible imprint on the history of Oregon. Field was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on September 1, 1882, to strict Baptist parents. The family moved to Detroit, where, at the age of eighteen, she married the much older Baptist minister Albert Erghott. T...

Wells, Evelyn

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Older, Fremont, 1856-1935

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Editor-in-chief and President of the San Francisco Call Bulletin. From the description of Scrapbook of editorials, 1932-1935. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122553238 Biography Fremont Older was born in Appleton, Wisconsin, August 30, 1856. He began his journalistic career as a printer's devil in his home state in 1869. At the age of 16 he went West and worked as a printer for various newspapers in California and Nevada, ...

Duffus, R. L. (Robert Luther), 1888-....

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Robert Luther Duffus, a novelist with more than six published works, was born in Waterbury, Vermont, July 10, 1888 and received his A.B. from Stanford in 1910 and his A.M. in 1911. He worked for the San Francisco Bulletin (1911-1918), the San Francisco Call (1918-1919), the New York Globe (1919-1923), and the New York Times (1937-1971). He died November 28, 1972. From the description of R. L. Duffus papers, 1903-1971. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122447989 Robert Luther Du...

Beatty, Bessie, 1886-1947

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Lane, Rose Wilder, 1886-1968

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Rose Wilder Lane (1886-1968) was the daughter of author Laura Ingalls Wilder. She wrote The Making of Herbert Hoover in 1920. From the description of Lane, Rose Wilder, 1886-1968 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10581647 ...

Linder, Clarence H. (Clarence Hugo)

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Winter, Ella, 1898-1980

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Writer. Ella Winter (1898-1980) whose full name was Leonore Sophie Winter Steffens Stewart, was an economist by training and journalist by profession. She was married to Lincoln Steffens, and after his death, to screenwriter and playwright Donald Ogden Stewart. From the description of Papers, 1913-1978. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122622286 ...

Brady, Matthew, b. 1876.

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