Esquire, inc. records, 1933-1977.

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Esquire, inc. records, 1933-1977.

Manuscripts of published articles and poetry, research and legal notes, correspondence with authors, and letters to the editor.

26 linear ft.

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Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980

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Mondale, Walter F. (Walter Frederick), 1928-2021

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Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979

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Mailer, Norman

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American writer. From the description of Letters to Theodore S. Amussen [manuscript], [ca. 1948?]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647823381 Norman Mailer was an American author and celebrity, admired for his novels and social commentary, and winner of two Pulitzer Prizes. Born in New Jersey and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Mailer became interested in writing while studying aeronautical engineering at Harvard. He served in World War II, which led to the acclai...

Ohair, Madalyn Murray

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Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977

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Lowry, Robert, 1919-1994

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Thomas Norman Mattoon, 1884-1968

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Sheed, Wilfred

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Hopper, Hedda, 1890-1966

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Wechsberg, Joseph, 1907-1983

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Author, lawyer, and musician. Died 1983. From the description of Papers of Joseph Wechsberg, 1943-1983 (bulk 1964-1979). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71069069 Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000210.0x000222 Biographical Note 1907, Aug. 29 Born, Mährisch-Ostrau, Austro...

Mauldin, Bill, 1921-2003

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Bill G. Mauldin was from Arkadelphia, Arkansas. He was a lieutenant in the U. S. Air Force in the late 1960s and was stationed at White Sands Missle Range, New Mexico. Clark County records show that he married Janet C. Felling in 1966. From the description of Bill Mauldin letters, 1965-1966. (Ouachita Baptist University). WorldCat record id: 741328734 Cartoonist. Full name: William Henry Mauldin. From the description of Papers of Bill Mauldin, 1941-1968. (Unknown...

Felker, Clay

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Miller, Arthur, 1915-2005

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American playwright and novelist. From the description of Collection, 1936-1979. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34363746 From the description of Manuscripts, 1952-1953. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122412075 From the description of Arthur Miller collection, 1936-1979. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 66895316 Arthur Miller, playwright. From the description of The crucible : screen...

Schulberg, Budd

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Schulberg was a New York-born novelist, reared in Hollywood, who also wrote for the film and stage. He died in 2009 at the age of 95. From the description of Budd Schulberg papers, 1936-1967. (Princeton University Library). WorldCat record id: 609703260 American writer. From the description of The disenchanted (galley proof), 1950 [manuscript]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647823236 ...

Yorty, Sam, 1909-1998

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Gingrich, Arnold.

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Founder and publisher of Esquire magazine. From the description of Arnold Gingrich papers, 1932-1975. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34419600 Founding editor of Esquire Magazine in 1933 and its publisher beginning in 1952, Arnold Gingrich was a distinguished author, journalist, and nurturer of literary talent. Born in Grand Rapids, Michigan December 5, 1903, he graduated from the University of Michigan in 1925. He began his career writing advertis...

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American playwright and teacher; b. David William Rabe, 1940. From the description of David Rabe collection, 1967-1990. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70969183 ...

Condon, Richard.

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Esquire, inc.

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New York based publication founded and published by Arnold Gingrich. From the description of Esquire, inc. records, 1933-1977. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 82799828 Coronet was a general-interest monthly magazine published in the United States from October 13, 1936 to March 1971. It ran for 299 issues. From the guide to the Coronet Magazine Records, 1935-1961, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries) ...

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Styron, William, 1925-2006

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American novelist William Styron was born in Virginia and graduated from Duke. After serving in World War II, he worked as an editor while writing his first novel. His work has been both controversial and timely; his Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, The Confessions of Nat Turner, explored the theme of slavery, and benefitted from being released during the racially-charged 1960s, and his American Book Award-winning novel, Sophie's Choice, examined a World War II concentration camp survivor. His styl...

Church, Franklin H. (Franklin Higby), 1880-

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United States Senator from Idaho. From the description of Speech, 1960. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122510693 ...

Schoenbrun, David Lee

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In 1967, the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions helped finance David Schoenbrun on an extended tour through Southeast Asia. He prepared a report on his journey for the Center and wrote Vietnam: How We Got In; How to Get Out as a result of his experiences. From the description of David Schoenbrun report and article, 1967-1968. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63939145 ...

Thompson, Hunter S.

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