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Wolfe, Tom, 1930-2018

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1930-03-02 - 2018-05-14

Tom Wolfe (1930-2018), American journalist and author.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

John Sylvester Fischer papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 850
Overview: Family and general correspondence, subject files, writings, diaries and memorabilia. The general correspondence makes up nearly half the papers, documenting Fischer's professional career. As editor of Harper's Magazine (1935-1967) with time out as an editor of Harper & Brothers (1947-1953) he numbered many prominent writers among his correspondents. Notable are Bruce Catton, Norman Cousins, Ralph Ellison, Malcolm Foster, John Kenneth Galbraith, John...
Dates: 1907-1980

Letters : New York, N.Y., to Guy S. Metraux, 1971

 Part of Collection — Box: 18, Folder: GROUP 379, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Two ALS declining invitations from Metraux and Norman Holmes Pearson to write articles for Cultures, a journal edited by Metraux.
Dates: 1971, 1972

Norman Holmes Pearson Collection of “Art for the Wrong Reason”

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 1031
Scope and Contents: The collection contains sixty-three sketches, drawings, paintings, and prints acquired by Yale faculty member Norman Holmes Pearson not for their aesthetic or artistic merit, but because they were created by poets and other authors; he titled his collection “Art for the Wrong Reason.” The works were executed in crayon, gouache, graphite, ink, charcoal, oil, and watercolor on paper, board, canvas, and panel, by fifty-three writers including E. E. Cummings, George Du Maurier, Victor Hugo, D. H....
Dates: 1833-1979