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Author: Allan Nevins
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Approximately 12,000 letters to Allan Nevins from various correspondents including James Truslow Adams, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Willa Cather, Mrs. Grover Cleveland, Van Wyck Brooks, Robert Frost, Newton D. Baker, Archibald MacLeish, John D. Rockefeller, Jr., Carl Sandburg, and Henry Wallace; notes and typescripts for Nevins' books including EMERGENCE OF LINCOLN, THE ORDEAL OF DEMOCRACY,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autographs
Awards
Certificates
Clippings
Diaries
Diplomas
Dissertations
Essays
Lectures
Lists
Manuscripts
Memorabilia
Notes
Photographs
Scrapbooks
History
Named Person: James Truslow Adams; James Bryce Bryce, Viscount; Grover Cleveland; Henry Steele Commager; Royal Cortissoz; Hamilton Fish; Henry Ford; John Charles Frémont; Abram S Hewitt; Philip Hone; Abraham Lincoln; Franklin D Roosevelt; A L Rowse; Harry S Truman; Brand Whitlock; Willa Cather; Frances Folsom Cleveland; Van Wyck Brooks; Robert Frost; Henry A Wallace; Ray Allen Billington; Newton Diehl Baker; Archibald MacLeish; John D Rockefeller, Jr.; Carl Sandburg; James Truslow Adams; Newton Diehl Baker; Ray Allen Billington; Van Wyck Brooks; James Bryce Bryce, Viscount; Willa Cather; Frances Folsom Cleveland; Grover Cleveland; Henry Steele Commager; Royal Cortissoz; Hamilton Fish; Henry Ford; John Charles Frémont; Robert Frost; Abram S Hewitt; Philip Hone; Abraham Lincoln; Archibald MacLeish; John D Rockefeller, Jr.; Franklin D Roosevelt; A L Rowse; Carl Sandburg; Harry S Truman; Henry A Wallace; Brand Whitlock
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Allan Nevins
OCLC Number: 122632681
Notes: Additional papers relating to ORDEAL OF THE UNION are at the Henry Huntington Library.
Research files and manuscripts relating to his biography of Herbert H. Lehman are in the Lehman Papers, 406 International Affairs.
The books from Prof. Nevins' own library, which were formerly shelved with these papers, have been moved to Stack 15/Cage 21/Range 3.
Description: 104 linear ft. (ca.40,700 items in 207 boxes; 8 oversize items; 6 record storage cartons of books).

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Approximately 12,000 letters to Allan Nevins from various correspondents including James Truslow Adams, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Willa Cather, Mrs. Grover Cleveland, Van Wyck Brooks, Robert Frost, Newton D. Baker, Archibald MacLeish, John D. Rockefeller, Jr., Carl Sandburg, and Henry Wallace; notes and typescripts for Nevins' books including EMERGENCE OF LINCOLN, THE ORDEAL OF DEMOCRACY, ROCKEFELLER, and HISTORY AND HISTORIANS, with notes by editor Ray A. Billington; miscellaneous transcripts, clippings, newspapers, and photographs. Also, autograph letters and manuscripts by presidents, Civil War figures, financiers, politicians, and authors. There are also the Brand Whitlock World War I Diaries and letters to him by such people as Herbert Hoover, Gen. John J. Pershing, and others.

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