Authors Club collection,

Title
Authors Club collection, 1712-1929.
Author
Authors Club (New York, N.Y.) col
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Details

Description
1 linear foot (1 box)
Genre/Form
Photographic prints.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • The Authors Club of New York was founded in 1882. Members included Robert Louis Stevenson, Stephen Crane, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Mark Twain, and Theodore and Franklin D. Roosevelt. The club was disbanded and its assets were turned over to the New York Public Library in 1973.
Language (note)
  • in French and German.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available in repository.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 161
Author
Authors Club (New York, N.Y.) Collector
Title
Authors Club collection, 1712-1929.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of negative photostats of materials collected by the Authors Club of New York. Papers include correspondence, poems, speeches, essays, documents, and photographs of American and European (mostly British) authors, historians and public figures.
Biography
The Authors Club of New York was founded in 1882. Members included Robert Louis Stevenson, Stephen Crane, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Mark Twain, and Theodore and Franklin D. Roosevelt. The club was disbanded and its assets were turned over to the New York Public Library in 1973.
Language
Some letters in French and German.
Indexes
Finding aid available in repository.
LCCN
ms 73000669
Research Call Number
MssCol 161
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