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Joseph Hergesheimer:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Hergesheimer, Joseph, 1880-1954
Title: Joseph Hergesheimer Collection
Dates: 1902-1975
Extent: 46 document boxes, 1 oversize box (osb), (20 .58 linear feet), 1 oversized folder (osf)
Abstract: Joseph Hergesheimer was an American writer of the early 20th century known for his novels portraying the lives of the wealthy. His collection consists largely of manuscripts for his many short stories and novels and correspondence pertaining to his works.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-1921
Language: English and German
Access: Open for research. Part or all of this collection is housed off-site and may require up to three business days' notice for access in the Ransom Center's Reading and Viewing Room. Please contact the Center before requesting this material:

Administrative Information

Acquisition: Purchases and Gifts, 1962-1991 (R1115, R1773, R3372, R4130, R4187, R4857, R12107, G32, G378, G8955)
Processed by: Heather Bollinger, Hagan Barber, 2012 Note: This finding aid replicates some 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.

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