MS Am 2020
Leech, Margaret, 1893-1974. Margaret Leech papers: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Call No.: MS Am 2020
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Leech, Margaret, 1893-1974.
Title: Margaret Leech papers,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters and manuscripts of American writer and historian Margaret Leech.
*83M-8. Gift of Sydney Joseph Freedberg; received: 1984.
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Margaret Leech Papers (MS Am 2020). Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Margaret Kernochan Leech was an American novelist, biographer, historian, and two-time
Pulitzer Prize winner.
Arranged alphabetically by author. Manuscripts by Margaret Leech in items (9) and
Contains letters to Leech, mostly of a personal nature from other writers who were
her friends. Also includes a manuscript by Leech and notes for stories.
- (1). Berlin, Irving, 1888- . 1 letter to Margaret Leech; 1968.
- (2). Ferber, Edna, 1887- . 15 letters to Margaret Leech; 1940-1967.
- (3). Maugham, William Somerset, 1874-1965. 1 letter to Margaret Leech; [n.d.].
- (4). Stevenson, Adlai Ewing, 1900-1965. 1 letter to Margaret Leech; 1956.
- (5). Sullivan, Frank, 1892- . 1 letter to Edna Ferber; 1957.
- (7). Teichmann, Howard, 1916- . 1 letter to Margaret Leech; 1973.
Concerning Alexander Woollcott.
- (8). Woollcott, Alexander, 1887-1943. 18 letters to Margaret Leech; 1933-1942 and [n.d.].
With printed caricature of Woollcott, Woollcott, Inc., Collection Hiver 1932, and 1 sheet of notes in the hand of Margaret Leech.
- (9). Leech, Margaret, 1893- . A la mode May. A.MS. and MS.; [n.p., n.d.]. 10s.(20p.)
By Margaret Leech and others.
- (10). Leech, Margaret, 1893- . [Notes for stories]. A.MS.; [n.p., n.d.]. 17s.(22p.)