Research Catalog

Frank Harris papers

Title
Frank Harris papers, 1905-1938.
Author
Harris, Frank, 1856-1931.

Details

Additional Authors
Description
.35 linear foot (1 box, 1 v.)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Photographic prints.
  • Scrapbooks.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • Lyngklip, Mrs. Einar; Lincoln Book Shop; City Book Auction; Carl & Lily Pforzheimer Foundation
Biography (note)
  • Frank Harris (1855-1931) was an Irish-born American novelist, biographer, editor, and playwright.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available in repository.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 1329
Author
Harris, Frank, 1856-1931.
Title
Frank Harris papers, 1905-1938.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of letters written by Harris, typescripts of his works, photographs, and ephemera. Letters, 1907-1930, written from New York, London, Paris, and Nice to his friends and associates, concern literary and editorial matters. Some letters are about his attempts to have an expurgated edition of his autobiography published in America. Typescripts include stories, a novel and autobiographical writings (some with manuscript corrections). Photographs are of Frank and Nellie Harris.
Biography
Frank Harris (1855-1931) was an Irish-born American novelist, biographer, editor, and playwright. He is best known for his controversial autobiography, My Life and Loves. He edited several literary journals including Vanity Fair and Pearson's Magazine.
Indexes
Finding aid available in repository.
Occupation
Authors.
Editors.
Added Author
Frankel, Abraham.
Fraser, Theodore.
Harris, Nellie.
Kaiser, Clara.
Lyngklip, Einar, 1898-1942.
Ouida, 1839-1908.
Secker, Martin, 1882-1978.
LCCN
ms 71001216
Research Call Number
MssCol 1329
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