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Publishers and publishing -- United States -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Leonard Daniel (Dan) Wickenden (AC 1935) Papers

Identifier: MA.00033

The Wickenden Papers span the years 1921-1989, with the bulk falling between the 1950s and the 1970s. Materials include typed original manuscripts, galley proofs, correspondence to and from Dan Wickenden, literary reviews, printed materials, theatrical photographs, a small number of personal items, and a scrapbook containing newsclippings and reviews. They primarily document Wickenden's literary and professional career.

Dates: 1921-1989; Majority of material found within 1953-1979

Records of the Paris Press

Identifier: MA.01031
Scope and Contents

For a detailed inventory, see control file.

Dates: 1993-2018

Samuel French Company Theater Collection

Identifier: MA.01009

The Samuel French Company Theater Collection is more than four hundred and fifty linear feet of material including thousands of plays and publications, photographs, costume design illustrations, theatrical ephemera, and documentation of the Samuel French Corporation’s business transactions dating back to the mid 1800’s.

Dates: 1794-2012; Majority of material found within 1840-2012

Sherwin Cody (AC 1889) Correspondence

Identifier: MA.00223

The collection consists almost entirely of incoming correspondence, mostly concerning social affairs, editorial work, and publishing. Correspondents include a wide range of writers, editors, and artists, including Edmund Gosse, Walter Blackburn Harte, William Dean Howells, Arthur Curtiss James (AC 1889), Henry James, Rudyard Kipling, Edgar Lee Masters, and William Butler Yeats.

Dates: 1893-1916