Manuscripts Division

Manuscripts Division

Firestone Library
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Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
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Housed in Firestone Library, the Manuscripts Division of the Department of Special Collections includes material documenting 5000 years of recorded history and all parts of the world, with strengths in Western Europe, the Near East, the United States, and Latin America.

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Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Consists of 110 letters by influential magazine editor and critic H. L. Mencken to David Warren Ryder, a San Francisco area journalist, written mainly from Baltimore and New York between the years 1922 and 1947.
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H. L. Mencken Collection, 1908-1956 (mostly 1924-1942)
C0331
21 boxes 38 Reels 12.5 linear feet

Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Consists primarily of microfilm and transcripts of letters by American essayist and journalist H. L. Mencken, compiled by Princeton University historian and librarian Julian Boyd for his proposed book of Mencken's letters.