Sidney Coe Howard miscellany, 1934-1980.


Sidney Coe Howard miscellany, 1934-1980.

Contains 2 letters and a photocopy of the June 1937 feature story about Sidney Coe Howard published in Time magazine. First letter is from Howard and mentions the filming of "It Can't Happen Here", Will Hays and censorship, and F.D. Roosevelt's reelection. The second letter is from Morris Werner and transmits Howard's letter to Sidney Urquhart.

3 items (.1 linear ft.)


SNAC Resource ID: 8282501

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Urquhart, Sidney. (person)

Howard, Sidney Coe, 1891-1939 (person)

Sidney Coe Howard was a popular and successful American playwright and screenwriter, becoming the first person to win both a Pulitzer Prize and an Academy Award. Born in Oakland, California, and educated at the University of California at Berkeley and Harvard, he served as an aviator in World War I. After the war he established a reputation as a journalist, investigating the social issues of the day, and publishing both short stories and translations; he found great success as a playwright, winn...

Werner, M. R. (Morris Robert), 1897-1981 (person)

Morris Robert Werner (1897-1981) was an American journalist and writer in the fields of history, biography and current events. He was a sales agent for chemical dyes in China and then became a foreign correspondent for a British newspaper and for the Paris edition of the New York Herald Tribune. His literary work included writing articles for various American periodicals, a biography of Fiorello H. La Guardia, and his autobiography. From the guide to the Morris Werner papers, 1920-19...