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GHODES, CLARENCE LOUIS FRANK, 1901-
Clarence Louis Frank Ghodes papers, 1889-1952 (bulk 1935-1952)

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

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Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8zb9g


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Ghodes, Clarence Louis Frank, 1901-
Title: Clarence Louis Frank Ghodes papers, 1889-1952 (bulk 1935-1952)
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 155
Extent: .25 linear ft. (1 box)
Abstract:Correspondence to editor Clarence Louis Frank Ghodes from various American and British literary figures.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Source

Gift, 1977.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Clarence Louis Frank Ghodes papers, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

Clarence Louis Frank Ghodes (1901- ) was managing editor (1932-1954) of American Literature, published by Duke University Press (Durham, N.C.).

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence to Clarence Louis Frank Ghodes from 1935-1952, relating to his relationship with various American and British literary figures and to his role as managing editor of American Literature at Duke University.

Includes mostly single letters from Sherwood Anderson, T.S. Eliot, Charles N. Elliot, William Webster Ellsworth, Robert Frost, Thomas Mann, Albert Bigelow Paine, Bliss Perry, George Rippey Stewart, Louis Untermeyer, Lawrence Edward Watkin, and Robert Forrest Wilson. The collection also contains two postcards (c. 1889) from Walt Whitman addressed to Sloan Kennedy and Herbert H. Gilchrist.


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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Aiken, Conrad, TLS, 1 p., May, 1952
1 2 Anderson, Sherwood, TLS, 1 p., April 16, 1936
1 3 Brooks, Van Wyck, ANS, March 30, 1947, about Mark Twain
1 4 Eliot, T.S., TLS, 1 p., March 28, 1950
1 5 Elliot, Charles N., TLS, 1 p., June 23, 1944 with envelope, and photocopies of Whitman manuscript, about Walt Whitman
1 6 Ellsworth, William W., ALS, 3 p., December 22, 1935 (with envelope) literary recollections: Whitman, etc.
1 7 Frost, Robert, 2 ALS, and copy of article by Robert S. Newdick: "Robert Frost and the Sounds of Sense"
1 8 Heyward, DuBose, TLS, 1 p., May 29, 1935, with envelope
1 9 Mann, Thomas, TLS, 1 p., February 26, 1947, with envelope
1 10 Paine, Albert Bigelow, ALS, 2 p., November 24, 1936, with envelope
1 11 Perry, Bliss, ALS, 1 p., March 30, 1931, envelope; ALS 2 p., October 23, 1933, envelope
1 12 Porter, S.W., TNS, February 1, 1938, with envelope
1 13 Sprague, Harriet (Mrs. Frank Sprague), ALS, 5 p., July 9, 1948, with envelope
1 14 Stewart, George R., TLS, 1 p., October 7, 1949, with envelope
1 15 Untermeyer, Louis, TLS, 1 p., January 20, 1937, envelope; TLS, 1 p., September 21, 1937, envelope
1 16 Van Doren, Mark, ALS, 1 p., May 14, 1940, with envelope, request to review a book
1 17 Watkin, Lawrence Edward, ALS, 1 p., January 20, 1941, with envelope, politics, and a new novel coming out
1 18 Whitman, Walt, 2 ANS, dated June 11, 1889 and January 2, not dated, and one card from Horace Traubel about Whitman, ANS, February 11, 1892
1 19 Wilson, Forrest, TLS, 1 p., October 16, 1941, about Harriet Beecher Stowe
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