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Correspondence, 1929 - 1988

MS-1046: Erskine Caldwell papers
 Series
Identifier: 1

Description

Contains professional and personal correspondence with publishing houses and agents in the United States and abroad, as well as correspondence with scholars, academics, and researchers, including correspondence between Caldwell and the "Paris Review." The material documents Caldwell's career as an author. Of note are fan letters, many received in response to a column Caldwell wrote for "Family Weekly" magazine. Other correspondents include Malcolm Cowley, John and Elaine Steinbeck, Edward C. Lathem, Mark Saha, Victor Weybright, Ray McIver, W.A. Sutton, Jimmy Carter and Harvey Klevar. Family members include Jay and Diana Caldwell, Dabney Caldwell, Janet Caldwell and Erskine Caldwell Jr. (Pix).

Dates

  • 1929 - 1988

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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