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Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970


Found in 4 Records:

Correspondence of John Dos Passos

 Collection — Folder 1
Call Number: MS P485

This collection consists of a single piece of correspondence, a signed typed letter to John Moore of Montana State University (Missoula, Montana), giving him permission to reprint "Camera Eye 14" in a book of readings. The letter includes a discussion of financial arrangements (Author's Guild terms or flat fee). Dos Passos was at 571 Commercial Street in Provincetown, Massachusetts when writing the letter.

Dates: July 30, 1946

Melvin Landsberg Papers: Correspondence with and about John Dos Passos

Call Number: MS 342

Collection consists of letters, cards, and notes related to Melvin Landsberg's correspondence with and research on writer John Dos Passos, undertaken for his dissertation on and subsequent biography of Dos Passos, Dos Passos' Path to U.S.A.: A Political Biography, 1912-1936 (1972). The collection also includes correspondence with Dos Passos' friends and notes from interviews Landsberg conducted with Dos Passos' colleagues and friends.

Dates: 1956 - 1970

Personal papers of Melvin Landsberg

Call Number: PP 379
Overview This collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, typescripts, proofs, interview notes and reference material, and other related research material from the career of Melvin Landsberg, professor of English at the University of Kansas. Most of the collection relates to Landberg's main research interest, John Dos Passos's works, and to the publishing of Landsberg's 1972 book Dos Passos’s Path to U.S.A.: A Political Biography, 1912-1936, as well as his...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1917-2016 ( 1970-2016)

William Lindsay White collection

Call Number: RH MS 608

The William Lindsay White Collection contains career correspondence and manuscripts of author and journalist William Lindsay White and his father, Pulitzer Prize-winning editor and author William Allen White. Included also are papers of William Lindsay White's mother Sallie Lindsay White and of his grandparents, Dr. Allen White and Mary Ann Hatten White.

Dates: 1815 - 1983

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American literature 1
Emporia gazette (Emporia, Kan. : 1892) 1
Journalists -- Kansas 1
Journalists -- United States 1
Politics in literature 1