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HARRY SYLVESTER PAPERS
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Box: 2 Fold: 13 "A Crisis in English"
c.1961

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester entitled, "A Crisis in English."

Box: 2 Fold: 14 "A Crisis in English"
c. 1961

DESCRIPTION: Carbon copy of typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester entitled, "A Crisis in English." (Note: p.57 missing.)

Box: 2 Fold: 15 "Critics and Censors" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester entitled, "Critics and Censors."

Box: 2 Fold: 16 "Desert Verge" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester entitled, "Desert Verge."

Box: 2 Fold: 17 "Going to Run All Night" - Business File
1951

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Harry Sylvester from MacMillan Company of Canada Limited, re the reprinting of his story, "Going to Run All Night" in an anthology.

Box: 2 Fold: 18 "Going to Run All Night" (printed)
March 11, 1944

DESCRIPTION: Clipping of story by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "Going to Run All Night," (in "Collier's, 3/11/1944).

Box: 2 Fold: 19 "The Golden Cord" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "The Golden Cord: Terrorism and the American Press."

Box: 2 Fold: 20 "The Hands of a Great Horse Player" (printed)
March 22, 1941

DESCRIPTION: Clipping of story by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "The Hands of a Great Horse Player," (in Collier's, March 22, 1941).

Box: 2 Fold: 21 "The Heavenly Twins" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "The Heavenly Twins."

Box: 2 Fold: 22 "Is an OAS Migration Program the Solution for El Salvador"
January 19, 1981

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "Is an OAS Migration Program the Solution for El Salvador?" Submitted with cover letter (dated 1/19/1981, included) to Leo Coughlin, editor, "Perspective."

Box: 2 Fold: 23 "A Journey for Lucia" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "A Journey for Lucia."

Box: 2 Fold: 24 "Joy in Reading" - Business File
1948

DESCRIPTION: Royalty statement and autograph note re "Joy in Reading" for which Harry Sylvester was associate compiler (1941).

Box: 2 Fold: 25 "The Lie" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "The Lie."

Box: 2 Fold: 26 "Memory of Acheson" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "Memory of Acheson." (5 copies.)

Box: 2 Fold: 27 "Morocan Journal" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "Moroccan Journal."

Box: 2 Fold: 28 "A Mountain Stalk" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "A Mountain Stalk."

Box: 2 Fold: 29 "The Mountains of Juan Rodriguez" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "The Mountains of Juan Rodriguez."

Box: 2 Fold: 30 "Nothing Ever Bothers Them" (printed)
1945

DESCRIPTION: Clipping of story by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "Nothing Ever Bothers Them," (in "The Sign," November 1945).

Box: 2 Fold: 31 "Problems of the Catholic Writer" (Typescript)
c. 1947-48

DESCRIPTION: Two corrected typed manuscripts by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "Problems of the Catholic Writer."

Box: 2 Fold: 32 "The Revolt of the Eucaliptus" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "The Revolt of the Eucaliptus." (Copy #1.)

Box: 2 Fold: 33 "The Revolt of the Eucaliptus" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "The Revolt of the Eucaliptus." (Copy #2.)

Box: 2 Fold: 34 "The Summer Land" (Fragment of Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Fragment of typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "The Summer Land."

Box: 2 Fold: 35 "A Time for the Center" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "A Time for a Center." (Includes carbon copy.)

Box: 2 Fold: 36 "The Violet Trees" (Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Three corrected typed manuscripts by Harry Sylvester entitled, "The Violet Trees." (Includes carbon copy.)

Box: 2 Fold: 37 "The Young Men" (Incomplete Typescript)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript signed by Harry Sylvester, entitled, "The Young Men." Autograph note on first page: "Incomplete Novelette."

Box: 2 Fold: 38 Untitled Typescript
undated

DESCRIPTION: Untitled typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester re child welfare conditions in Guatemala.

Box: 2 Fold: 39 Untitled Typescript
undated

DESCRIPTION: Untitled typed manuscript by Harry Sylvester: fragment of a play.

Box: 2 Fold: 40 Untitled Typescript
undated

DESCRIPTION: Untitled typed manuscript notes by Harry Sylvester.

Box: 2 Fold: 41 Letters to the Editor
1944-60

DESCRIPTION: Typescripts of letters to editors by Harry Sylvester.

Box: 2 Fold: 42 Miscellaneous Printed Articles
1937-78

DESCRIPTION: Clippings of miscellaneous articles by Harry Sylvester, entitled as follows:

"Sub Quarter" (1937)

"Painter, Whose Work Nazis Banned, Has Exhibit on Cape" re Alo Altripp (1949).

"The Wisdom of Death from the Himalayas" (1978).

"Of Politics, Labels, and Newspeak" (1978).

Box: 2 Fold: 43 Book Review: "The Dark Bright World of Faulkner"
August 20, 1950

DESCRIPTION: Book review by Harry Sylvester, for the "Collected Stories of William Faulkner." Includes corrected typescript fragment, and printed review.

Box: 2 Fold: 44 Book Review: "An Ordinary Priest"
undated

DESCRIPTION: Book review by Harry Sylvester, for "The World, the Flesh, and Father Smith," by Bruce Marshall. Includes clipping of printed review and fragment (damaged) of typescript.

Box: 2 Fold: 45 Book Reviews (Miscellaneous)
1942-76

DESCRIPTION: Clippings of various book reviews by Harry Sylvester.

Box: 2 Fold: 46 MSS by Others: re 1953 Scholastic Magazines Writing Awards
March 1953

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscripts submitted for a writing contest held by Scholastic Magazines, New York.

Box: 2 Fold: 47 MSS by Others: Biography of Thomas Masaryk by Alice Raine
1968-69

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence with Alice Raine and editors of Dodd, Mead & Company, publishers re the prospective publication of her biography on Thomas Masaryk.

Box: 2 Fold: 48 MSS by Others: Biography of Thomas Masaryk by Alice Raine
1970-71

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript of chapter sample for biography of Thomas Masaryk by Alice Raine.

Box: 2 Fold: 49 MSS by Others: Biography of Thomas Masaryk by Alice Raine
1970

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript of chapter sample for biography of Thomas Masaryk by Alice Raine.

Box: 2 Fold: 50 MSS by Others: Biography of Thomas Masaryk by Alice Raine
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript for biography of Thomas Masaryk by Alice Raine.

Box: 2 Fold: 51 MSS by Others: "South County Cycle" by Marina Wister
Christmas 1943

DESCRIPTION: Signed copy of typescript by Marina Wister, entitled, "South County Cycle." Written for Owen Wister. Inscribed to Harry and Rita Sylvester, dated Christmas 1943.

Box: 3 Fold: 1 "Moon Gaffney" - Autograph MSS (pp.1-154)
July 13, 1945

DESCRIPTION: Autograph manuscript for "Moon Gaffney" by Harry Sylvester (pp.1-154). With early title, "The Sun at Noon."

Box: 3 Fold: 2 "Moon Gaffney" - Autograph MSS (pp.155-284)
July 13 1945

DESCRIPTION: Autograph manuscript for "Moon Gaffney" by Harry Sylvester (pp.155-284).

Box: 3 Fold: 3 "Moon Gaffney" - Autograph MSS (pp.285-350)
July 13, 1945

DESCRIPTION: Autograph manuscript for "Moon Gaffney" by Harry Sylvester (pp.285-350).

Box: 3 Fold: 4 "Moon Gaffney" - Typed MSS (pp.1-317)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript for "Moon Gaffney" by Harry Sylvester (pp.1-317). Note: earlier title is used, "The Sun at Noon."

Box: 3 Fold: 5 "Moon Gaffney" - Typed MSS (misc. fragments)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous typed manuscript fragments of "Moon Gaffney" by Harry Sylvester.

Box: 3 Fold: 6 "Moon Gaffney" - Business File
1947-77

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous correspondence to Harry Sylvester from agents and publishers re "Moon Gaffney."

Box: 3 Fold: 7 "Moon Gaffney" - News Release
1946

DESCRIPTION: News release announcing the prospective publication of "Moon Gaffney" by Henry Holt & Company.

Box: 3 Fold: 8 "Moon Gaffney" - Polish Translation (Correspondence File)
1955-57

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence concerning a Polish edition of "Moon Gaffney" by Harry Sylvester.

Box: 3 Fold: 9 "Moon Gaffney" - Readers' Correspondence A-D
1947-86

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Harry Sylvester from readers re his novel, "Moon Gaffney." Includes: Anthony Aratari, Antoinette Buchanan, William E. Bohn, Fortunata C. Caliri, Carmen Capalbo and Leo Lieberman, John Roy Carlson, Fr. Josiah G. Chatham, John Paul Cullen, Charlotte S. Day.

Box: 3 Fold: 10 "Moon Gaffney" - Readers' Correspondence E-G
1947

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Harry Sylvester from readers re his novel, "Moon Gaffney." Includes: Clifford Evans, P.J. Hansen, Rev. Leonard T. Goode.

Box: 3 Fold: 11 "Moon Gaffney" - Readers' Correspondence K-L
1947

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Harry Sylvester from readers re his novel, "Moon Gaffney." Includes: William J. Kerrigan, J.M. Lalley, Maurice Lavanoux, Kenneth Leslie.

Box: 3 Fold: 12 "Moon Gaffney" - Readers' Correspondence M-O
1947-48

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Harry Sylvester from readers re his novel, "Moon Gaffney." Includes: James A. McCarthy, J.H. McCown, S.J., H.A. McEnery, Walter T. McGovern, Catherine McManmon, Ed McNamara, Arthur Mann, Jerome O'Grady.

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