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"Chapter 10: Land of the Rising Sun" - Byas, Hugh; Final Version and Proofreader's Corrections, undated

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Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists of the typed manuscripts of the introduction and the twelve chapters of We Saw It Happen (1938), edited by Hanson W. Baldwin and Shepard Stone, each chapter contributed by a different correspondent of the New York Times: Arthur Krock, G. E. R. Gedye, F. Raymond Daniell, Frank Nugent and Douglas Churchill, Elliott V. Bell, Ferdinand Kuhn, Russell Owen, John Kieran, William R. Conklin, Hugh Byas, Brooks Atkinson, and Louis Stark. Most of the manuscripts exist in two versions: one with the author's corrections, the other, "final" version with the proofreader's marks.

Collection History

Custodial History:

Originally, this collection formed part of Princeton's Archives of American Literature.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

"Chapter 10: Land of the Rising Sun" - Byas, Hugh; Final Version and Proofreader's Corrections; "We Saw It Happen" Collection, C0007, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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