Guide to the Peter Gulbrandsen Papers, 1917-1954
Guide to the Peter Gulbrandsen Papers, 1917-1954
Collection number: BANC MSS C-B 341The Bancroft Library
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Key to Arrangement
Letters written by Gulbrandsen, 1943-1952
Letters written to him
Arranged alphabetically by name of person or organization, with a miscellany of single letters at the beginning of the file. A partial list of correspondents is included with this report. At the end of the file are four special folders: correspondence relating to his proposal to aid starving children of Europe, 1946; correspondence with Danish and other Scandinavian consulates, organizations, newspapers, etc. ; correspondence with Danish/Norwegian publishers concerning Max Eastman's Artists in Uniform; and correspondence with Society of Friends—members organizations, etc.
Personalia; biographical sketches; clippings re Gulbrandsen, etc.
Articles written by Gulbrandsen (MSS and clippings); letters to editors written by him, etc.
Material relating to Denmark, Danish and Scandinavian organizations, etc.
The Hidden Hoover Letter — an interview with Lucy Gulbrandsenby Charles Malamuth [concerning Herbert C. Hoover]
California Writers Club (notices, bulletins, etc.)
League Against Yellow Journalism (miscellaneous printed material)
Upton Sinclair; EPIC (miscellaneous items, including Gulbrandsen article, Who Is Behind Upton Sinclair)
Friends, Society of (bulletins and other printed material)
Partial List of Correspondents
Berkeley Peace Council
California. University, Berkeley. International House
Letter, Aug. 12, 1935.From Allen C. Blaisdell, director.
California Conference for Repeal of the Criminal Syndicalism Act
Letter, June 19, 1936
Chicago Newspaper Guild
Letter, Dec. 28, 1938.Relative to the strike against Hearst's Chicago Evening American and the Herald and the Examiner.
Committee on Militarism in Education
Letter, Sept. 23, 1938. Relative to the strike against Hearst's Chicago Evening American and the Herald and the Examiner.
Letter, Mar. 11, 1937.From William A. Sturm,
Creel, George, 1876-l953
Letter, Sept. 10, 1937. Writing as U. S. Commissioner, United States Golden Gate International Exposition Commission.
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955
Letter, n.d. A form letter appeal for the American Committee for Spanish Freedom.
Forester, Cecil Scott, 1899-1966
Letter, Oct. 19, 1953
Harcourt, Brace and Company, Inc.
Letter, May 18. 1934. Concerning permission to translate a portion of The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens into Danish.
Hemingway, Ernest, 1898-1961
Letter, Feb. 13, 1940.A form letter written on behalf of the American Committee for Protection of Foreign Born.
Hutchinson, Paul S.
Letter, Dec. 11, 1950
Letter, July 17, 1944
Johnson, Hiram Warren, 1866-1945
Letter, Mar. 30, 1929
Knowland, William Fife, 1908-
Letter, Feb. 9, 1951
Krutch, Joseph Wood
Letter, July 27, 1949
Lawrence, Ernest Orlando, 1901-1958
Letter, Oct. 31, 1946.Addressed to Edward Johnson Foundation, Inc.
Marx, Guido H.
Letter, Feb. 6, 1933
National Foundation Press, Inc.
Letter, Mar. 22, 1932. Relative to Herbert Hoover.
Letter, July 3, 1935.From N. K Bassett.
Pearson, Drew, 1897-
Letter, May 15, 1944
Steffens, Lincoln, 1866-1936
Letter, July 2, 1934
Thompson, Dorothy, 1894-1961
Letter, Nov. 10, 1943
Tolan, John Harvey, 1877-1947
Letter. Feb-23, 1940
Letter, Mar. 30, 1933. From Samuel A. Darcy. Relative to the campaign to free Tom Mooney.
Letter, Oct. 30, 1936
2 letters, 1917-1920. Letter, Apr. 8, 1917, is a photocopy of a letter addressed to Lucy [Gulbrandsen?]. Letter, July 24, 1920, is written by his secretary.
Caen, Herbert Eugene, 1916-
2 letters, n.d.
Calverton, Victor Francis, 1900-
2 letters, 1936-1937
Downey, Sheridan. 1884-1961
3 letters, 1934-1939. Two were written by his secretary.
Eastman, Max, 1883-
6 letters, 1934. Primarily concerning Gulbrandsen's translating of Eastman's Artists in Uniform.
6 letters, 1932-1946. In Danish.
Jackson, Joseph Henry, 1894-1955
3 letters, 1946-1954
Knopf (Alfred A.) Inc.
2 letters, 1934. Concerning Danish-Norwegian rights of Max Eastman's Artists in Uniform.
Mooney, Thomas Joseph, 1882-1942
2 letters, 1933-1936. Photocopies. Also: photocppy of a letter, Nov. 18, 1932, from Tom Mooney Molders' Defense Committee.
Rolph, James, 1869-1934
2 letters, 1928-1931
Roosevelt, Eleanor (Roosevelt), 1884-1962
2 letters, 1946
Sinclair, Upton Beall, 1878-
10 letters, 1932-1951. Two are photocopies; one, a typed transcript. Also: a volume containing record prints of 26 Sinclair letters, primarily to Gulbrandsen, 1933-1941, relating for the most part to the EPIC campaign; and photocopies of three letters (including one written by Lucy Gulbrandsen) relative to the campaign.
Stone, Irving, 1903-
3 letters, 1945.
Wilson, Jackson Stitt, 1868-1942
2 letters, 1933