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Theodore Dreiser

Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945
Papers, ca. 1890-1965 (bulk 1897-1955)

  • Call Number: Ms. Coll. 30
  • Size: 503 boxes
  • Status: Gifts with some additional purchases
  • Sources:
    • Principal holdings: Theodore and Helen Dreiser
    • Additional donations: Myrtle Butcher; Louise Campbell; Harold J. Dies; Ralph Fabri; Mrs. William White Gleason [Dreiser-E. H. Smith correspondence]; Hazel Mack Godwin; Paul D. Gormley; Marguerite Tjader Harris; R. Sturgis Ingersoll [manuscript for Jennie Gerhardt]; Los Angeles Public Library; F. O. Matthiessen; Vera Dreiser Scott; Lorna D. Smith; Robert Spiller [galleys for The Bulwark]; and Estelle Kubitz Williams.
  • Received: 1942 through 1991
  • Restrictions: None

  • Processed by:
    • Julie A. Reahard: Correspondence, Legal Matters, Paul Dresser Materials, and Vera Dreiser Correspondence
    • Lee Ann Draud: TD Writings, Journals, Notes, and Diaries; Biographical Material; Helen Dreiser Materials; Memorabilia; Financial Records; Clippings; Writings by Others; and Oversize
  • Date completed: June 1992

  • Web page construction by: Keith Newlin, Dept. of English, University of North Carolina at Wilmington

Theodore Dreiser, ca. 1907
The processing of the Theodore Dreiser Papers and the preparation of this register were made possible in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and by the financial support of the Walter J. Miller Trust.