Max Hall papers,
Max Hall papers, 1938-1990
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
Atlanta, GA 30322
Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8zcrc
Table of Contents
|Title:||Max Hall papers, 1938-1990|
|Call Number:||Manuscript Collection No. 734|
|Extent:||.5 linear ft. (1 box)|
|Abstract:||Papers of Max Hall writer, editor, and alumnus of Emory University. The collection mainly consists of correspondence regarding Hall's time in Atlanta.|
|Language:||Materials entirely in English.|
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[after identification of item(s)], Max Hall papers, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.
Max Hall (1911?- ), writer, editor, and alumnus of Emory University, worked for newspapers in Atlanta and New York (1933-1951). Hall was a government employee (1951-1957), editorial director on the New York Metropolitan Region Study(1957-1960), social science editor at Harvard University Press (1960-1973), and editorial advisor to the faculty of Harvard Business School (1973-1979). He continues to do freelance writing and editing. Hall wrote Harvard University Press: A History (1986) and An Embarrassment of Misprints (1995).
Scope and Content Note
The collection consists of the papers of Max Hall from 1988-1990. The Max Hall papers mainly include correspondence discussing Hall's experience as a sports writer for the Atlanta Constitution and experiences at Emory University. Correspondents include Boisfeuillet Jones, James V. Carmichael, Goodrich C. White, Thomas English, S. Walter Martin, Randolph Fort, Walt Davis, and Leroy Loemker.
- Carmichael, James Vinson, 1910-1972.
- English, Thomas H. (Thomas Hopkins), 1895-1992.
- Fort, Randolph.
- Jones, Boisfeuillet.
- Loemker, Leroy E.
- Martin, S. Walter (Sidney Walter)
- White, Goodrich C. (Goodrich Cook), 1889-