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Harrison Smith papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 793
Scope and Contents
The Harrison Smith Papers contain writings, correspondence, printed material, and photographs that document the life and work of editor and publisher Harrison Smith, particularly his research on American author Sinclair Lewis, and his editorial work for the Saturday Review of Literature. Series I, Research Files on Sinclair Lewis, includes extensive biographical notes, presumably intended as the source material for a book-length biography of Lewis. Series II, Other Papers, consists chiefly of writings, interviews, and speeches that relate to the position of women in early- and mid-twentieth century society.
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Harrison Smith, 1983.
Organized into two series: I. Research Files on Sinclair Lewis, 1904-1962. II. Other Papers, 1935-1975.
4.59 Linear Feet (13 boxes)
Related Names
Smith, Harrison
Language of Materials