Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.
Biography and History
Van Doren Family
Parents: Dr. and Mrs. C. L. Van Doren
Brothers: Frank, Guy, Mark, Paul
daughters: Anne (Mrs. Jerome D. Ross), Barbara (Mrs. Spencer Klaw), Margaret (Mrs. Tom Bevans), Jean (Wright)
Source: From the finding aid for C0072
Novelists, American -- 20th century..
Call Number: C0072
The collection illustrates the literary career of American author and professor Carl Van Doren, including typescripts and research notes for his Pulitzer Prize winning biography of Benjamin Franklin. The collection also contains various documents, including Van Doren's will, souvenirs, memorabilia, photographs, clippings, and printed material, as well as legal papers and correspondence dealing with his participation in several lawsuits involving copyright infringement.