This collection contains 426 items and deals with American historian Allan Nevins (1890-1971) and his work, and writer and
historian Mort Reis Lewis' efforts
to preserve Nevins' legacy.
Mort Reis Lewis was a Southern California writer and historian. Lewis wrote scripts for several TV shows including "Bonanza,"
"Bewitched," and "Dennis the Menace." His script for the radio show "A Pair of Boots" was nominated for a Writers Guild of
(Lewis was a member of the Writers Guild of America). Lewis also wrote several articles including one each in the anthologies
a contemporary portrait and Lincoln for the ages. Lewis served on the following committees: Television Program Committee Advisory
U.S. Civil War Centennial Commission; California Civil War Centennial Commission; Southern California Civil War Round Table;
and Lincoln Sesquicentennial Association.
426 items in 4 boxes
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