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Thurber, James, 1894-1961

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1894-12-08 - 1961-11-02

James Thurber (1894-1961), American cartoonist, author, humorist, journalist, playwright, children's book author, and celebrated wit.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Sinclair Lewis papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 268
Overview: The Sinclair Lewis Papers consist of manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, and personal papers documenting the life and work of novelist and author Sinclair Lewis.
Dates: 1866-1964, bulk 1910-1950

James Thurber papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 546
Overview: The James Thurber papers contain drafts and other material relating to three writing projects. The papers feature material relating to Thurber's biographical memoir The Years With Ross (Boston: Little Brown, 1959), about New Yorker founder and publisher Harold Ross. Materials include research material, correspondence, drafts, and proofs. There are also drafts and fan mail for two children's books, Many Moons (New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1943) and The 13 Clocks (New York: Simon and...
Dates: 1944-1961