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Overview This collection contains a letter written by Christopher Morley to Richard Muller.
Overview This collection includes correspondence and manuscripts.The correspondence consists of two series: one business, the other personal. The former series is composed chiefly of letters from Christopher Morley. Many are letters of thanks for correspondence as well as about manuscripts sent to him for publishing in his "Bowling Green" column or other publications. The business correspondence was on acidic, crumbling paper and has been photocopied onto acid-free paper.The...
Dates: 1935 - 1957
Scope and Contents The collection consists of letters addressed to Christopher Morley by well-known people, relating mostly to books and literary affairs. Among the writers might be mentioned Sherwood Anderson, David Belasco, Hilaire Belloc, William Rose Benet, Earl Derr Biggers, Louis Bromfield, Pearl S. Buck, Robert P. Tristram Coffin, Joseph Conrad, Walter De La Mare, Amelia Earhart, T. S. Eliot, St. John Ervine, John Galsworthy, Joseph Hergesheimer, Herbert Hoover, Julian Huxley, Jerome Kern, Rudyard Kipling,...
Dates: 1913 - 1943
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of twelve volumes of the scrapbooks of Christopher D Morley's column, "The Bowling Green," which was published in the New York Evening Post. Morley's column includes poetry, short essays, and literary reviews and analysis written by himself, as well as letters written to him from readers, and poetry written by a variety of poets.
Overview This collection focuses on the personal and professional life of Christopher Darlington Morley. Morley was a professor's son, and he began writing for pleasure very early in life. This collection includes material from his successful academic career, at Haverford College and as a Rhodes scholar at Oxford University, which consists primarily of notebooks and essays. The bulk of the collection, however, focuses on Morley's professional creative writing, including newspaper columns, essays,...
Dates: 1852 - 1998
Overview This collection includes letters written by well-known people to Felix Morley, during the time that he was Editor of the Washington Post and when he was President of Haverford College. They relate to political events, the League of Nations, the administration of Haverford College, and personal affairs. There are also letters concerning a lecture given by Professor Gaetano Salvemini at Haverford as part of the Training Program of the Italian Area and Language...
Dates: 1931 - 1952
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of five volumes of the signature albums of Irvin C. Poley. The volume includes autographs of famous people, particularly authors, actors and some in government or diplomacy, primarily sent to Irvin Poley, though there are other recipients as well. Many of the instances are signatures. Some of the more well-known/important authors who wrote letters, (rather than just signatures), often relate to speaking at an event or a fund solicitation or response to comment or...
Overview The papers of Fred Rodell (1906-1980), a 1926 graduate of Haverford College and long-time professor of law at Yale University. The papers consist of correspondence, published and unpublished writing, scrapbooks of Rodell's written work, and albums of personal photographs.
Dates: 1927 - 1980
- Names: Morley, Christopher X
- Authors, American -- 20th century 2
- Authors 1
- Children -- United States -- History 1
- Constitutional law -- United States 1
- Dramatists, American -- 20th century 1
- Judges -- United States -- Biography 1
- Marriage -- Religious aspects -- Society of Friends 1
- Novelists, American -- 20th Century 1
- Poetry 1
- Poets, American -- 20th century 1
- Political leadership -- United States 1
- Poor children -- Education -- Pennsylvania 1
- Quakers 1
- Rhodes Scholarships 1
- Theater -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
- United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
- autograph albums 1
- clippings (information artifacts) 1
- correspondence 1
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