WorldCat Identities

Ross, Harold Wallace 1892-1951

Overview
Works: 68 works in 137 publications in 1 language and 9,757 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Directories  Biography  Records and correspondence  History  Sources  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: AP2, 051
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Most widely held works by Harold Wallace Ross
The New Yorker by The Yorker Magazine( )

in English and held by 4,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DVD-ROMS covers all contents contained in folding case. Book has title: Highlights from The complete New Yorker
It can't be done : devolution, choice and decision in Australian schools by Harold Wallace Ross( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speaking in public by Arleigh Boyd Williamson( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The years with Ross by James Thurber( Book )

2 editions published between 1959 and 1963 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Thurber's memoir about his years at The New Yorker with its creator and first editor Harold Ross
Harold Ross and his Hollywood restaurant by Harold Wallace Ross( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters from The New Yorker founder Harold Wallace Ross concerning comedian Dave Chasen's Restaurant in Hollywood, of which he was part owner
New Yorker records( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

New Yorker records consist of correspondence, interoffice memoranda, edited and corrected manuscripts and typescripts, drawings, statistical reports, lists of story and art ideas, photographs, and sound recordings and printed materials created during the foundation and day-to-day operations of the magazine from 1924-1984. This material documents the production of every issue of the magazine and provides insight on the careers of its staff and contributors. The files of founding Editor Harold Ross include memoranda and correspondence that document his meticulous attention to every aspect of the magazine's production. The collection includes only a few files from the office William Shawn, Ross' successor, but Shawn's influence is well evidenced by material included in other records series from his tenure. "Run and Killed" manuscripts files contain edited drafts of non-fiction articles. "Copy and Source" files contain typescripts of all items published from 1951-1981. Editorial Business files include letters to the editor, staff replies, and reprint and permissions requests. Log books, lists, and files of ideas for articles and art document how the magazine generated editorial content, and how writers chose their subjects. Administrative records include accounts of contributor payments and staff salaries, memoranda concerning writer and artist contracts, and legal files
Correspondence( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters, business papers concerning the Stars and stripes (later, Home sector) or its staff; includes congratulatory transcript by D.E. Nolan, notes from A. Wallgren, a mileage voucher from F.P. Adams, congratulatory letter from S. Early, memorandum from H.W. Ross; letter from A.S. Ochs referring to incident at Brest; in addition, detached clipping by D.L. Stone, 'Amazing adventure of Stars and stripes', in Editor & publisher, April 23, 1927
James M. Geraghty papers by James M Geraghty( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection consists of correspondence, original art, unpublished manuscript, photographs, printed matter, and ephemera that document Geraghty's career and his friendships with New Yorker cartoonists
Ross and the New Yorker by Dale Kramer( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Harold Wallace Ross in Salt Lake City] by Jane Grant( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter : 55 East 86[th St., New York] to Harold Ross, The New Yorker, 1949 Jan. 27 by John O'Hara( )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Proposes that the New Yorker pay him $2,000 per story for the next five stories it accepts. If he produces five acceptable stories within one year, O'Hara suggests that Ross write off the money he currently owes the magazine. If the proposition is not accepted, O'Hara will not write anything else for the New Yorker
Announcing a new weekly magazine, the New Yorker( Book )

1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ann Honeycutt letters by Ann Honeycutt( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Autograph and typewritten letters, postcards, and telegrams to Honeycutt, with one short typewritten manuscript by her on dogs, one humorous autobiographical note, and one clipping of a newspaper article by her. Correspondence consists of letters and other communications from friends, mainly on social or personal matters. Most of the correspondents are fellow journalists associated with the New Yorker magazine, and they briefly discuss some current writing projects; also, E.B. White comments on Scott Elledge's biography of him. Correspondents include Harold Ross, Wolcott Gibbs, Frank Sullivan, E.B. White, Patricia Fowler (writing for White when he was in failing health), Katharine Sergeant White, and William Shawn
Letter : to Harold Ross, The New Yorker, [1948?] by John O'Hara( )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Note to accompany a story sent directly to Ross. Pencilled note at end suggests that Ross should "do a little more buying. This productivity isn't going to last forever."
Good food for bad stomachs; 500 delicious and nutritious recipes for sufferers from ulcers and other digestive disturbances by Sara Murray Jordan( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Elmer Rice letters from various correspondents by Elmer Rice( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Consists of 245 letters to Rice from both theatrical and political correspondents. The collection was compiled by his widow, the former Barbara Marshall
Letter : to Harold Ross, The New Yorker, 1949 Feb. 7 by John O'Hara( )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Accepts Ross's counter-offer of $1,200 for O'Hara's next five stories for the New Yorker magazine. O'Hara had originally demanded $2,000
Harriet Walden New Yorker papers by Harriet Walden( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Harriet Walden (1914-2006) was on the administrative staff of the New Yorker magazine for over forty years, from 1944 to 1985, and was E.B. and Katharine Sergeant Whites' secretary from 1956 to 1986. The Harriet Walden New Yorker papers contain correspondence, procedural documents, and printed materials that reflect her career at the New Yorker, as well as the friendships she developed with various New Yorker writers and editors. The bulk of the collection concerns Walden's role as secretary to the Whites. Other writers and editors represented in the papers include John Bainbridge, Geoffrey Hellman, Hendrik Hertzberg, Leo Hofeller, Mollie Panter-Downes, Harold Ross, William Shawn, and William Walden
E. B. White collection by E. B White( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondents include: Katharine Sergeant White (his wife), James Thurber, Frank Sullivan, Harold Ross, William Shawn, Gus Lobrano, S.J. Perelman, Nathaniel Benchley, Howard Cushman, Alice Burchfield Sumner, Scott Elledge, and publishers such as Harper & Row, Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, and Macmillan
 
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Alternative Names
Harold Ross Amerikaans journalist (1892-1951)

Harold Ross giornalista statunitense

Harold Ross journaliste américain

Harold Ross periodista estadounidense

Harold Ross US-amerikanischer Journalist und Gründer der Zeitung The New Yorker

Ross 1892-1951

Ross Harold 1892-1951

Ross, Harold Wallace 1892-1951

Wallace Ross, Harold 1892-1951

Харольд Росс

هارولد راس ژورنالیست آمریکایی

هارولد روس صحفي أمريكي

ヘラルド・ロス

哈羅德·羅斯

Languages
English (90)

Covers
Genius in disguise : Harold Ross of the New YorkerLife on a limb : selected letters of Harold RossLetters from the editor