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Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956

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Katharine Sergeant White papers

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-M56
Overview Katharine Sergeant White, the first fiction editor of The New Yorker magazine, was born in Winchester, Massachusetts in 1892. In 1914, White graduated from Bryn Mawr College. She married her first husband, Ernest Angell in 1915, and with him she had two children, Nancy and Roger. After a divorce in 1929, Katharine married her second husband, New Yorker staff writer E. B. White. White's career at The New Yorker began in 1925 and continued until her retirement in 1961. As the first fiction...
Dates: 1928 - 1977; Majority of material found within 1945 - 1977