135 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Literature.

  1. Louis Simpson papers, 1922-2011

    66,000 items ; 212 containers plus 1 oversize ; 84.6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Pulitzer Prize winning poet and author. Correspondence, working drafts of various poems and writings, administrative material regarding publishing and publications, reviews, translations, interviews, memorabilia, and subject files related to Simpson's career as an author and professor.

  2. Benjamin C. Gruenberg and Sidonie Matsner Gruenberg papers, 1878-1972

    45,000 items ; 137 containers plus 2 oversize ; 55.6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Benjamin C. Gruenberg, author and educator. Sidonie Matsner Gruenberg, author and child study specialist. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, notes, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating to the Gruenbergs' personal lives and professional careers.

  3. Henry Denker papers, 1929-2009

    20,000 items ; 164 containers plus 1 oversize ; 66 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Novelist, playwright, and screenplay writer. Correspondence; drafts; theater, radio, film and television project papers and proposals; legal files; playbills and printed ephemera; reviews; research files; and miscellaneous papers relating primarily to Denker's writing career.

  4. Kenneth Lewis Roberts papers, 1919-1956

    9,400 items ; 38 containers ; 12.1 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Novelist. Mainly drafts, galleys, notebooks, outlines, and other items pertaining to novels and other writings by Roberts, including for Life and the Saturday Evening Post.

  5. Literary Society of Washington (Washington, D.C.) records, 1873-1991

    2,150 items ; 19 containers ; 7.4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Correspondence, minutes of meetings, papers presented at society meetings, poems, financial records, clippings, and printed matter relating to literary and intellectual affairs as well as to the organization and administration of the society.

  6. Charles Edward Russell papers, 1864-1941

    12,000 items ; 53 containers ; 16 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author and journalist. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, writings, subject files, scrapbooks, clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating principally to Russell's writings and to his activities on behalf of various progressive reform causes.

  7. National Society of Arts and Letters records, 1944-1987

    3,700 items ; 42 containers ; 11 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Nonprofit educational organization dedicated to the support of young artists in the performing, literary, and visual arts. Correspondence; minutes of meetings; copies of the society's publications, The Record of the National Society of Arts and Letters and the Year Book and Roster; programs; clippings; printed matter; scrapbooks; photographs; and other records relating primarily to the society's...

  8. John Toland papers, 1944-1965

    8,150 items ; 110 containers plus 1 oversize ; 56 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author and historian. Correspondence, notes, interviews, military reports, reminiscences, maps, photographs, and wide ranging production material, including drafts, galleys, and proofs, of Toland's books on World War II and gangsterism in the 1930s.

  9. B.W. Huebsch papers, 1893-1964

    10,500 items ; 42 containers ; 16.8 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Publisher. Chiefly correspondence reflecting Huebsch's thoughts on literature and his career as a publisher under his own imprint, B. W. Huebsch, and after its merger, with Viking Press. Also documents his publication of the liberal weekly Freeman and his connection with organizations such as the American Civil Liberties Union and the National Association of Book Publishers.

  10. William Styron papers, 1951-1968

    40 items ; 16 containers ; 5.6 linear feet ; 5 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author and novelist. Correspondence, holograph drafts and corrected galleys of books and articles, research material, clippings, and photographs pertaining to Styron’s life and literary works.