Barry, Philip, 1896-1949
Philip Barry (1896-1949), American playwright
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The Stephen Vincent Benét and Rosemary Benét papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, printed material, and personal and family papers documenting the life and work of American authors Stephen Vincent Benét and Rosemary Benét. The collection spans the years 1829 to 1962, with the bulk of the collection dating from roughly 1910 to 1943.
Collection material is chiefly in English; with some material in French, German, Polish, and Swedish.
Autograph letters, signed, relating to remarks made by Gilbert Miller to Max Gordon about an unidentified play by Barry. Accompanied by a printed dealer’s description of the letters.
Memorandum of agreement, signed, completed in typescript with manuscript edits, between Philip Barry and Coward-McCann for the publication of Barry's novel War in Heaven.
The papers contain correspondence with family, friends, and acquaintances, plus a variety of personal papers, including obituaries, letters of sympathy, diaries, and scrapbooks documenting the lives of Richard E. and Alice Lee Myers and their children. Prominent correspondents include Stephen Vincent Benét, Nadia Boulanger, Grace Flandrau, John Gielgud, Charlotte Kett, Archibald MacLeish, and Gerald Murphy.
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- American literature -- 20th century 2
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- Authors, American -- 20th Century -- Archives 2
- Scrapbooks 2
- Theater -- United States 2
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- Air pilots -- Great Britain 1
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- American drama -- 20th Century 1
- American poetry -- 20th Century 1
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- Costume designers -- United States 1
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