Overview Ernest Hemingway collection. The collection contains the typescript with handwritten corrections of the "Havana Letter," by Ernest Hemingway, published by "Esquire" in 1934, as "Defense of Dirty Words." A transcript of a telephone interview with Harvey Breit, a signed Christmas card, galley for "Life" Magazine and book publications of "The Old Man and the Sea" as well as a photocopy of a letter to Dartmouth College students are also included.
Identifier: Mss 956555
Overview One photo postcard from author Ernest Hemingway in Peru to United States ambassador to Peru, Ellis O. Briggs. Hemingway relays details of how the ambassador will reach him at sea when he arrives at the Cabo Blanco Fishing Club. The black and white postcard depicts Hemingway at the club with a large Marlin he had caught. Also includes one Christmas card, presumably to ambassador Briggs, from the Cabo Blanco Fishing Club. The card includes a photograph of the marlin depicted in the film version...
- Related Author: Hemingway, Ernest Miller, 1899-1961 X