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Biographers

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Boswell Collection

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 89
Overview: The Boswell Collection contains the correspondence, diaries, and manuscripts of author James Boswell; estate records, letters, personal and professional papers, and other materials documenting the lives and careers of ten generations of Boswells and their possession of the barony of Auchinleck; and correspondence relating to the political career of Alexander Bruce, Earl of Kincardine.
Dates: 1428-1936, bulk 1700-1795

Carolyn Burke Collection on Mina Loy and Lee Miller

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 778
Overview: The Carolyn Burke Collection on Mina Loy and Lee Miller consists of Carolyn Burke's research files, correspondence, writings, and original documents pertaining to Mina Loy and Lee Miller. These original documents were obtained by Burke during the course of her research, primarily from Loy's daughter, Joella Haweis Bayer, and Miller's son, Anthony Penrose. The 2011 acquisition includes the bulk of the collection's Mina Loy papers. This acquisition includes autograph manuscripts and fragments of...
Dates: 1904-2008, bulk 1976-2005

Thomas Caldecot Chubb Papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 441
Overview: The Thomas Caldecot Chubb Papers consist almost entirely of manuscripts, typescripts and galley proofs of Chubb's published works, including Aretino, Scourge of Princes; Letters of Pietro Aretino; and Dante and His World.
Dates: 1920-1972, bulk 1950-1970

Cyril Clemens papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 5
Overview: The papers contain writings, correspondence, and printed materials about Mark Twain.
Dates: 1864-1979 (inclusive)

Robert Davies papers on Hanson Baldwin

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1984
Overview: The Robert Davies papers on Hanson Baldwin contain correspondence, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) files, interview transcripts and audiocassettes relating to Davies's book: Baldwin of the Times: Hanson W. Baldwin, a Military Journalist's Life, 1903-1991 .
Dates: 1936-2005

Gilbert A. Harrison papers relating to Thornton Wilder

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 372
Overview: The collection contains research files, interviews, correspondence, writings, and other materials relating to Gilbert A. Harrison's biography of Thornton Wilder, The Enthusiast: A Life of Thornton Wilder (New Haven: Ticknor & Fields, 1983). Harrison's research files, which include notes, photocopies of correspondence and writings, and clippings, make up the bulk of the collection. In addition to the research files, the collection includes: sound recordings of interviews with members of the...
Dates: 1939-1975

Matthew Josephson papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 26
Overview: The papers contain correspondence, journals, subject files, and writings that document Josephson's life and provide information on the subjects of his research.
Dates: 1917-1979 (inclusive)

David Pryce-Jones papers

 Collection
Call Number: OSB MSS 198
Scope and Contents: The David Pryce-Jones papers, which span from 1863 to 2015, contain writings including drafts of novels and non-fiction works. The papers also contain correspondence, research materials, notebooks, ephemera, and audiovisual materials related to Pryce-Jones's life and work.
Dates: 1863-2015