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Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1895-05-08 - 1972-06-12

Edmund Wilson (1895-1972), American writer and critic who explored Freudian and Marxist themes.

Found in 45 Collections and/or Records:

Annotated copy of La fille du policeman, by Charles Algernon Swinburne, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: 36, Folder: GROUP 578, F-9
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Typed transcript of the novel by Swinburne, prepared by Cecil Y. Lang, with holograph corrections by Wilson.
Dates: n.d.

ANS : Cambridge, Mass., to Elizabeth Huling, [1962 Dec 18]

 Part of Collection — Box: 36, Folder: GROUP 578, F-15
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ANS written on a clipping, with envelope.

Date from postmark.
Dates: [1962 Dec 18]

George Warren Arms collection

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 170
Overview: The George Warren Arms collection consists of letters, manuscripts and subject files documenting research on 19th and early 20th century American authors.Series I, Correspondence, is organized into two subseries for General and Third-Party Correspondence. General Correspondence consists of correspondence between Arms and writers, scholars, booksellers, autograph dealers and others. The Third-Party Correspondence consists of letters by 19th and early 20th century American authors collected...
Dates: 1848-1988

Hamilton Basso papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 57
Overview: Manuscripts, letters, and research material document the life of best-selling novelist Hamilton Basso.
Dates: 1861-1975

Seward Collins papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 12
Overview: The Seward Collins Papers contain correspondence, subject files, business papers, and other papers documenting Collins's editorship of The Bookman and The American Review.
Dates: 1918-1952, bulk 1927-1937

Correspondence with Gordon Sherman Haight, 1958-63

 Part of Collection — Box: 36, Folder: GROUP 578, F-14
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS from Wilson declining to give a lecture, and TL carbon from Haight and TLS reply from Wilson concerning Wilson's Patriotic Gore.
Dates: 1958-63

Correspondence with Max Nomad, 1949-69, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: 36, Folder: GROUP 578, F-10
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: 51 letters, some with envelopes, including ALS and TLS from Wilson to Nomad, and holograph drafts and TL carbons from Nomad to Wilson, with additional notes by Nomad. Letters concern books by Nomad, including Aspects of Revolt, Apostles of Revolution, and Dreamers, Dynamiters, and Demagogues: Reminiscences.
Dates: 1949-69, n.d.

Muriel Draper Papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 49
Overview: The Muriel Draper Papers document the personal life and artistic and political interests of Muriel Draper. Major correspondents include George Antheil, Samuel Courtauld, Paul Draper, Max Ewing, Lincoln Kirstein, Walter Lowenfels, and Mark Tobey. The collection also contains manuscripts of many of Draper's writings, including the largely unpublished America Deserta, and records of her activities as a member of the Congress of American Women, the League of American Writers, and similar...
Dates: 1881-1977, bulk 1925-1950

Furioso papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 75
Overview: The Furioso papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts of submissions, editorial board files, and other office files relating to the publishing history of Furioso; a Magazine of Verse (1939-1953). Correspondents include E. E. Cummings, Richard Eberhart, Weldon Kees, Lawrence Olson, Ezra Pound, Peter Viereck, and William Carlos Williams. Manuscripts are primarily typescripts and setting typescripts of submissions to Furioso. The office files include advertising and publicity material, the...
Dates: 1938-1951

Marsden Hartley collection

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 578
Overview: The collection consists of writings, correspondence, photographs, and other materials documenting the personal and professional affairs of Modernist-era painter Marsden Hartley. Writings contain notes and drafts, autograph and typescript, for numerous writings, chiefly essays. Correspondence is spread out over the many groupings in the collection and features large files of outgoing letters to Norma Berger, Hartley's niece, Carl Sprinchorn, and Adelaide S. Kuntz, as well as incoming letters...
Dates: 1885-1978

Matthew Josephson papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 26
Overview: The papers contain correspondence, journals, subject files, and writings that document Josephson's life and provide information on the subjects of his research.
Dates: 1917-1979 (inclusive)

Max Lerner papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 322
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, speeches, writings, and other papers, (including research and teaching materials, photographs, memorabilia, newspaper and periodical clippings, books, and radio and television tapes) of Max Lerner, an American educator, author, lecturer, historian, and political scientist. The papers focus on Lerner's public life and career with very little material on his personal or family life. The papers document Lerner's close association with Justice Felix Frankfurter...
Dates: 1927-1998

Letter : Boonville, N. Y., to Dachine Rainer, Bearsville, N. Y., 1960 Aug 24

 Part of Collection — Box: 36, Folder: GROUP 578, F-28
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS, with envelope, about American Indians.
Dates: 1960 Aug 24

Letter : Cambridge, Mass., to Mrs. Friedlander, 1957 Feb 9

 Part of Collection — Box: 36, Folder: GROUP 578, F-22
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS discussing his writings on Jewish history and literature.
Dates: 1957 Feb 9

Letter : c/o Mme. de la Roche, 17 E. 97th St., New York, to Mr. Head, 1952 March 1, 1995 May 8

 Part of Collection — Box: 106, Folder: 23
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Autograph letter, signed, discussing Catholicism and the devil, Wilson's new unpublished Faustian play, and Punch and Judy figures. Accompanied by a clipping from The New Yorker (May 8, 1995) of Elizabeth Hardwick's review of Jeffrey Meyers's biography of Wilson.
Dates: 1952 March 1, 1995 May 8

Letter : New York, to Gilmore Lewis, 1926 Jun 22

 Part of Collection — Box: 36, Folder: GROUP 578, F-25
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS concerning publication of Lewis's poetry.
Dates: 1926 Jun 22

Letter : New York, to Janet Camp Troxell, New Haven, Conn., 1947 Nov 10

 Part of Collection — Box: 36, Folder: GROUP 578, F-17
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: TLS, with envelope, about Wilson's views on Gertrude Stein.
Dates: 1947 Nov 10

Letter : New York, to Madame Morand, 1932 Jun 18

 Part of Collection — Box: 36, Folder: GROUP 578, F-27
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: TLS discussing an article about American economics by Monsieur Morand.
Dates: 1932 Jun 18

Letter : New York, to William Targ, New York, 1950 Feb 24

 Part of Collection — Box: 36, Folder: GROUP 578, F-29
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Brief TLS to Targ, World Publishing Company, concerning reprinting of Wilson's essay, "Hemingway: Gauge of Morale."
Dates: 1950 Feb 24

Letter : to Gaillard Lapsley, 1942 Mar 15

 Part of Collection — Box: 36, Folder: GROUP 578, F-18
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS discussing a letter of Edith Wharton in the papers of F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Dates: 1942 Mar 15