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Pearson, Norman Holmes, 1909-1975



  • Existence: 1909-04-13 - 1975

Norman Holmes Pearson (Yale 1932), professor of English and American Studies at Yale University and officer in the Office of Strategic Services during the Second World War. Pearson collaborated with curator Donald Gallup to develop the Yale Collection of American Literature, playing an instrumental role in the acquisition of the papers of H.D. and Bryher.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Letters : to Edward J. Foote, 1970 April 18-1973 February 7

 Part of Collection — Box: 103, Folder: 39
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Two autograph letters, one typescript letter, and an autograph postcard, signed, addressed to Edward J. Foote. Pearson discusses social events; traveling in Japan; and interactions with Ezra Pound and Olga Rudge.
Dates: 1970 April 18-1973 February 7
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[Aviary] OHI 30 11 a
[Aviary] OHI 30 11 a

Pearson, Norman, 1973 December 06

Call Number: OHI, Item OHI 30 11 a
Interview Location: New Haven, CT
Dates: 1973 December 06