Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968
- Existence: 1878-09-20 - 1968-11-25
Upton Sinclair (1878-1968), American writer.
Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:
The papers consist of correspondence, government documents, writings, speeches, photographs, research materials, printed matter, motion picture film, and other material which document William C. Bullitt's career as a diplomat and journalist and his personal and family life.
The Arthur Davison Ficke Papers document the personal lives and literary interests of Arthur Davison and Gladys Brown Ficke. Major correspondents include Witter Bynner, Floyd Dell, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Edgar Lee Masters, and John Cowper Powys. In addition to manuscripts of Ficke's own works, the papers contain manuscripts of poems by Witter Bynner, Edgar Lee Masters, and others.
The papers contain writings, correspondence, family papers, photographs, and printed works documenting the life and writing career of James Jones. Included among the writings are drafts of six published novels and one unpublished one, poetry, screenplays and short stories. The papers also provide documentation on his personal life, particularly during World War II, his early efforts to find a publisher for his works, and his long association with Harry and Lowney Handy.
One typescript carbon letter, initialedsigned with initials, concerning Mencken's departure from The American Mercury magazine.
Letters consist of twenty-two ALS, one TLS, and one APcS from Sinclair to Harben, his agent in London, dealing chiefly with foreign publication of and rights to The Cup of Fury and A Southern Belle. Accompanied by one carbon from Harben to Sinclair.