- Scope and Contents
The collection contains correspondence, writings, and photographs. Correspondence includes autograph manuscript and typescripts letters from Harold Acton, Iris Barry, Charles Fisk, Katherine Anne Porter, John Strachey and others. There is a small amount of outgoing letters among the correspondence. Writings include autograph and typescript drafts and printed versions of writings by Brewer, including "20th Century Typography in the Netherlands." Photographs include ones by Milton Horn and ones of Katherine Anne Porter by George Platt Lynes.
- Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
- Conditions Governing Use
The Joseph Brewer Papers is the physical property of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.
- Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Elysium Press on the Sinclair Lewis Fund, 1999.
Organized into two series: I. Correspondence, 1922-1979. II. Other Papers, 1930-1976.
- 1.42 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
- Related Names
- Brewer, Joseph, 1898-
- Language of Materials