Finding aid created by: [Summit record]
Date: 20 Nov 1978
|9 Feb 2010||converted to EAD (MRC)|
Overview of the Collection
|Creator:||Hazlitt, Henry, 1894-1993.|
|Title:||Henry Hazlitt Papers|
|Quantity:||6.0 linear ft.|
|Abstract:||Papers of the American journalist, editor, and author, specializing in economic subjects. Collection includes correspondence (1945-1958); book manuscripts, articles, editorials, reviews, speeches, and scrapbooks of clippings about Hazlitt.|
|Repository:||Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010
Henry Hazlitt (1894-1993) was an American libertarian economist and author. Hazlitt had a distinguished career as an economic journalist with the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and other leading metropolitan dailies, and at various times served as Economic Editor of Newsweek, literary editor for The Nation, and editor of American Mercury (replacing H.L. Mencken). He also authored several books on economic subjects.
The Henry Hazlitt Papers consist of correspondence, miscellaneous, printed material, and writings.
Correspondence is arranged chronologically. All other series are arranged alphabetically.
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Special Collections Research Center holds the papers of a number of important journalists; please refer to the SCRC Subject Index for a complete listing.
Hazlitt, Henry, 1894-1993.
Authors, American -- 20th century.
Editors -- United States.
Journalists -- United States.
Genres and Forms
Clippings (information artifacts)
Manuscripts for publication.
Reviews (document genre)
Preferred citation for this material is as follows:
Henry Hazlitt Papers
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
|Box 1||Sketch of Hazlitt by George Stratton 1948|
|Oversize 1||Clippings about - scrapbooks (2 volumes)|
|Box 1||Miscellaneous (3 folders)|
|Box 1||Anatomy of Criticism - typescript (2 folders)|
|Box 1||The Foundations of Morality - notes, rough draft, typescript (9 folders)|
|Box 1||Man vs. the Welfare State - notes, rough draft, 2 typescripts (4 folders)|
|A New American Constitution|
|Box 1||Typescript, incomplete|
|Box 2||Rough draft (2 folders)|
|Box 2||Untitled, on economic fallacies - rought draft (2 folders)|
|Editorials and reviews|
|Box 2||Jun 1934 - 22 Oct 1938 (3 volumes)|
|Box 3||23 Oct 1938 - 15 May 1945 (3 volumes)|
|Box 3||American Mercury (6 issues)|
|Box 3||Atlantic (1 issue)|
|Box 3||Current History (4 issues)|
|Box 3||Michigan Alumnus Quarterly Review (2 issues)|
|Box 3||Modern Quarterly (3 issues)|
|Box 4||Yale Review (5 issues)|
|Box 4||Rough drafts and notes|
|Magazines edited by|
|Box 4||The Nation 1930-1931|
|Box 5||The Nation 1931-1933, 1939|
|Box 5||Miscellaneous 1946-1949|
|Box 5||Miscellaneous (8 folders)|