Thurber, James, 1894-1961
- 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:
Call Number: YCAL MSS 268
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...