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Call No.: MS Am 1888.9
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966.
Title: Lewis Gannett correspondence,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Correspondence of journalist and author Lewis Gannett.
Gannett was a journalist and author. For many years he wrote the daily book review column for the New York Herald Tribune.
Organized into the following series:
- I. Letters to Lewis Stiles Gannett
- II. Letters from Lewis Stiles Gannett
Correspondence on topics such as publishing books, a letter from John Merrick Hollister on difficulties arising from a novel Hollister wrote on Walt Disney, US politics, and a letter about Chicago. Letters written by Gannett include a letter to the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery about Elizabeth Palmer Peabody, and a response from the library. Collection also includes letter written by Gannett to the Editor of the New York Times, and newspaper clippings.