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Frances Kiernan papers,

Title
Frances Kiernan papers, 1976-1988.
Author
Kiernan, Frances, 1944-
Supplementary Content
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Description
.83 linear foot (3 boxes).
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • Kiernan, Frances
Biography (note)
  • Frances Landau Kiernan (1944- ), editor and author, worked at the New Yorker magazine from 1966 to 1987 as an editor in the fiction department.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 1644
Author
Kiernan, Frances, 1944-
Title
Frances Kiernan papers, 1976-1988.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection contains correspondence and manuscripts received by Kiernan between 1976 and 1988. Correspondence consists primarily of letters from writers who were submitting manuscripts for publication in the New Yorker or having their manuscripts edited by Kiernan. Also, notes from colleagues at the New Yorker. Manuscripts include annotated handwritten and typed versions as well as galley proofs.
Biography
Frances Landau Kiernan (1944- ), editor and author, worked at the New Yorker magazine from 1966 to 1987 as an editor in the fiction department. She later was a senior editor at Houghton Mifflin and has written about literary matters.
Finding Aids
Collection guide available in repository and on internet.
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Occupation
Editors.
Added Author
Adams, Alice, 1926-
Andres, Katharine.
Furman, Laura.
Gardiner, John Rolfe.
Hazzard, Shirley, 1931-2016.
Helprin, Mark.
Hardwick, Elizabeth.
Lee, Andrea, 1953-
Merwin, W. S. (William Stanley), 1927-2019.
O'Brien, Edna.
Ozick, Cynthia.
Segal, Lore Groszmann.
Taylor, Peter Hillsman, 1917-
Research Call Number
MssCol 1644
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