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Publishers and publishing -- United States -- History -- 20th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Caroline Francis Richardson papers

Identifier: LaRC-428
Scope and Contents This collection consists of literary papers of Caroline Francis Richardson of New Orleans, La. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence, a 1919 worker's permit with a photograph of C. F. Richardson, typescripts of a play and an essay, and photostatic copies of earlier images used as illustrations in her writings. Correspondents include Henry Holt and various other publishers; these letters primarily concern Caroline Richardson's accepted and rejected submissions to literary journals.
Dates: 1916-1930

Julius W. Friend papers

Identifier: LaRC-138
Scope and Contents Archival Collection #138 houses the Julius Friend Papers. This collection includes correspondence, rough drafts of novels and papers, published papers, lectures and associated notes, travel journals, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, a personal history of The Double Dealer, and a series of letters. Correspondence includes materials such as legal documents, financial statements, and outgoing carbons. Correspondents include publishers, other writers, and lawyers.
Dates: 1920-1976

Olivia Blanchard papers

Identifier: LaRC-13
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal papers of Olivia Blanchard of New Orleans, La. Included are her typed correspondence with publishers, post cards, handwritten research notes, edited typescripts of Mrs. Blanchard's writings about the French Revolution, clipped art from books and journals, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1925-1930

Raymond J. Martinez papers

Identifier: LaRC-103
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal, professional, and collected papers of Raymond J. Martinez of New Orleans, La. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence with outgoing carbons, legal and financial documents, hand-edited typescripts of plays and other writings, speeches, advertisements, photographs, greeting cards, items of social ephemera such as an invitation to join the 1949 Krewe of Cynthius, menus, biographical and genealogical research notes on Louisiana families including...
Dates: 1881-1958 (bulk mid-20th century)

Stephen Henderson Alison papers

Identifier: LaRC-386
Scope and Contents This collection consists of professional papers of Stephen H. Alison of New Orleans, La. Included are handwritten and typed business correspondence, financial documents, books, directories, newspaper clippings and other printed items, predominantly concerning the insurance industry.
Dates: 1902-1910

William B. Wisdom collection on William Faulkner

Identifier: LaRC-634
Content Description This collection is a subset of the larger group of items by and about William Faulkner, which was collected by William B. Wisdom and donated to Tulane University. Included are typed and handwritten correspondence, edited typescripts, proofs, published booklets, invitations and other items of social ephemera, publishers' announcements, programs, bibliographies, essays, biographical information, clippings about Faulkner and the collection, audio recordings, first-day covers, photographs...
Dates: 1917-1995

William Tait Baynard papers

Identifier: LaRC-99
Content Description This collection consists of personal and business papers of William Tait Baynard of Alexandria, La. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence, biographical and genealogical information, telegrams, financial documents, insurance papers, post cards, greeting cards, invitations, calling cards and other items of social ephemera, photographs, advertisements, prescriptions and other medical documents, Mexican lottery tickets, stamps, a printed advertising pin tray, a leather wallet, journal...
Dates: 1896-1941