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S. N. (Samuel Nathaniel) Behrman:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Behrman, S. N. (Samuel Nathaniel), 1893-1973
Title: S. N. (Samuel Nathaniel) Behrman Collection
Dates: 1934-1963, undated
Extent: 18 boxes (7.56 linear feet), 1 galley folder (gf), 2 oversize folders (osf)
Abstract: Includes manuscripts and correspondence of the American playwright, screenwriter, biographer, and frequent New Yorker contributor, S. N. Behrman. Chief works present include Duveen, Lord Pengo, and Portrait of Max. The correspondence mainly refers to these works and includes letters from Max Beerbohm, Rupert Hart-Davis, Selwyn and Tania Jepson, William Shawn, John Van Druten, and Edmund Wilson among many others.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-0313
Language: English and French
Access: Open for research



Processed by: Joan Sibley and Apryl Voskamp, 2016 Note: This finding aid replicates and replaces information previously available only in a card catalog. Please see the explanatory note at the end of this finding aid for information regarding the arrangement of the manuscripts as well as the abbreviations commonly used in descriptions.
Repository:

The University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Center