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Sherry (Ruth Forbes) Correspondence
MS.L.015  
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Box 1, Folder 1

Sinclair, Upton to Ralph Sherry 1953 May 14

Box 1, Folder 2

Ralph Sherry correspndence with USSR for the establishment of metallurgical furnaces int he Ukraine circa 1930

Box 1, Folder 3

Poems by RFS undated

Box 1, Folder 4

Correspondence relating to acceptance and rejection of poetry undated

Box 1, Folder 5

Correspondence relating to RFS collection of letters, manuscripts, papers, and poetic memorabilia donated to the University of Southern California; correspondence with Stanford and Vassar regarding collection of poems undated

Box 1, Folder 6

"Mojave" and how she obtained the 100% royalties and the Olivant prize undated

Box 1, Folder 7

Correspondence from a few poet friends in the publishing industry who helped her attain recognition undated

Box 1, Folder 8

Publicity, mostly clippings undated

Box 1, Folder 9

Letters from her father, husband Ralph prior to and during part of marriage, and other family letters 1863, 1910

Box 1, Folder 10

Correspondence on personal family matters, including son Harmon missing during World War II and a prisoner of war of the Japanese; Harmon's letter describing Mussolini in Rome during a Mediterranean cruise when he was a midshipman and Mussolini giving a speech in English and inspecting the US Navy circa 1936

Box 2, Folder 1

Letters from her children undated

Box 2, Folder 2

Miscellaneous poetry from poet friends undated

Box 2, Folder 3

Letters from Maude Rubin (Santa Ana poet) who wrote Tiger-on-leash and was co-author of Lyrics of Three Women undated

Box 2, Folder 4

Letters from friends and poets undated

Box 2, Folder 5

Letters and poems from Bernice Winters undated