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Fast, Howard, 1914-2003



  • Existence: 1914-11-11 - 2003-03-12

Biographical / Historical

Howard Fast (1914-2003), American novelist and television writer

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Charles Humboldt papers

Call Number: MS 721
Abstract: Correspondence, writings, research materials, and other papers of Charles Humboldt (also known as Clarence Weinstock), left-wing editor, poet and critic. Humboldt was variously connected with Art Front, New Masses, Masses and Mainstream, and the National Guardian, and much of the correspondence deals with the policies, finances, and problems of left-wing...
Dates: 1935-1963

Victor Jeremy Jerome papers

Call Number: MS 589
Abstract: Correspondence, writings, research notes, biographical material, obituaries and eulogies, and other personal and family papers of Victor J. Jerome, American communist, writer, editor of Political Affairs, and political activist. The bulk of the papers relate primarily to Jerome's activities with the American Communist Party during the period from 1930 to 1965. Of special interest is correspondence relating to Jerome's trial and conviction for violation of the Smith Act (1952); correspondence...
Dates: 1923-1967

Letter : 315 Central Park West, New York City, to William Targ, World Publishing Company, 14 West 49th Street, New York City, 1945 November 25

 Part of Collection — Box 48: [Barcode: 39002137170578], Folder: GROUP 972, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Typescript letter, signed, soliciting Targ's help in organizing a meeting of the Independent Citizens' Committee to protest use of the atomic bomb.

Dates: 1945 November 25