Guide to the Norman Foerster Papers, ca. 1900-1949

Processed by Special Collections staff; machine-readable finding aid created by C. Del Anderson
Department of Special Collections
Green Library
Stanford University Libraries
Stanford, CA 94305-6004
Phone: (650) 725-1022
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
© 1998
The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Norman Foerster Papers, ca. 1900-1949

Collection number: M0052

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Green Library
  • Stanford University Libraries
  • Stanford, CA 94305-6004
  • Phone: (650) 725-1022
  • Email: speccoll@sulmail.stanford.edu
  • URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
Processed by:
Special Collections staff
Date Completed:
1965 Sept
Encoded by:
C. Del Anderson
© 1998 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Norman Foerster Papers,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1900-1949
Collection number: Special Collections M0052
Creator: Norman Foerster
Extent: 127 items
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

None.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Provenance

Gift of Norman Foerster 1963-1965

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Norman Foerster Papers, M0052, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biography

American author and editor

Scope and Content

Summary: Letters and literary manuscripts from poets and political and scientific figures whose writings were to be published in anthologies edited by Foerster. Some letters pertain to the creative writing program at the University of Iowa. Correspondents include Stephen Vincent Benet, T. S. Eliot, Paul Engle, Robert Frost, and Paul Green. Includes photographs of John Burroughs, Floyd Dell, G.K. Kittredge, and Vilhjalmur Stefansson.

Container List

 

Benet, Stephen Vincent

Physical Description: 17 l., 1 ms.
 

Brooks, Van Wyck

Physical Description: 2 l.,
 

Bruening, Heinrich

Physical Description: 1 l.,
 

Burroughs, John

Physical Description: (1 photograph signed)
 

Cestre, Charles

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Dell, Floyd

Physical Description: 3 l., 2 photos
 

Einstein, Albert

Physical Description: 2 slm.
 

Eliot, T.S.

Physical Description: 5 l.
 

Elton, Oliver

Physical Description: 3 l.
 

Elglex, Paul

Physical Description: 15 l., 2 ms.
 

Fisher, Dorothy Canfield

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Frost, Robert

Physical Description: 8 l., 1 ms.
 

Green, Paul

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Heyward, DuBose

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Jeffers, Robinson

Physical Description: 2 l.
 

Kittredge, G. K.

Physical Description: 1 l., 1 photo
 

Legouis, Emile

Physical Description: 6 l.
 

Lindsay, Vachel

Physical Description: 2 l.
 

MacDowell, Edward

Physical Description: 1 a.l.
 

MacLeish, Archibald

Physical Description: 3 l.
 

Mann, Thomas

Physical Description: 3 l.
 

Maritain, Jacques

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Masters, E. L.

Physical Description: 2 l.
 

Mumford, Lewis

Physical Description: 2 l.
 

Murry, J. Middleton

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Parrington, Vernon L.

Physical Description: 2 l.
 

Perry, Bliss

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Pound, Ezra

Physical Description: 2 l.
 

Raleigh, Sir Walter

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Rausom, John Crowe

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Robinson, E.A.

Physical Description: 2 l..
 

St. Denis, Ruth

Physical Description: 1 m.l..
 

Stegner, Wallace

Physical Description: 2 l..
 

Stefansson, Vilhjamur

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Suckow, Ruth

Physical Description: 4 l.
 

Tambimuttu, T.

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Torrey, Bradford

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Wallace, Henry

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Warren, R. P.

Physical Description: 2 l.
 

Wescott, G.

Physical Description: 2 l.
 

Wilder, Thornton

Physical Description: 2 l.
 

Wilkie, Wendell

Physical Description: 1 l.
 

Wilkins, Sir Hubert

Physical Description: 1 a.l, photo.
 

Williams, William Charles

Physical Description: 1 l.(ans. on T.L.S. of Foerster)
 

Miscellaneous Autographs

Physical Description: