Collection inventory


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Thornton Wilder Correspondence

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University


Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 24 Oct 2010

Revision history:

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975.
Title: Thornton Wilder Correspondence
Dates: 1954
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: American author. Note from Wilder to editors of The Denver Quarterly, declining their invitation to join their Advisory Board.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010
http://scrc.syr.edu

Biographical History

Thornton Wilder (1897-1975) was an American author and three-time Pulitzer Prize winner. Among his best-known works are the novel The Bridge of San Luis Rey and the play Our Town.


Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Thornton Wilder Correspondence consists of one item, a note from Wilder to editors of The Denver Quarterly, declining their invitation to join their Advisory Board.


Arrangement of the Collection

Single item.


Restrictions

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Subject Headings

Persons

Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975.

Subjects

Authors, American.

Genres and Forms

Correspondence.

Occupations

Authors.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Thornton Wilder Correspondence,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Transfer from Rare Books, 1981.


Table of Contents

Correspondence


Inventory

Correspondence
SC 637 The Denver Quarterly 3 Apr 1954