Phelps Putnam papers
Scope and Contents
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
5.21 Linear Feet ((13 boxes) + 1 broadside folder)
Language of Materials
A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog
Howard Phelps Putnam (1894-1948)
Putnam married twice, to Ruth Peters and Una Fayerweather, and had numerous affairs, including trysts with Katharine Hepburn and painter Russell Cheney.
Summary information on Howard Phelps Putnam taken from an October 2007 description of the Farwell Knapp Papers in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library poetry blog (see http://beineckepoetry.wordpress.com/2007/10/).
Formerly classed as Za Putnam.
- American literature -- 20th century
- Authors, American -- 20th Century -- Archives
- Cheney, Russell, 1881-1945
- Knapp, Farwell, 1893-1942
- Photographic prints
- Putnam, Phelps, 1894-1948
- Putnam, Una
- Rosenfeld, Paul, 1890-1946
- Stewart, Donald Ogden, 1894-1980
- Tate, Allen, 1899-1979
- Walker, Charles R. (Charles Rumford), 1893-1974
- Young, Stark, 1881-1963
- Guide to the Phelps Putnam Papers
- by Michael L. Forstrom
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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