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Guide to the Material pertaining to biography of Sinclair Lewis, 1952-1962
BANC MSS C-H 149  
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  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: Material pertaining to biography of Sinclair Lewis,
    Date (inclusive): 1952-1962
    Collection Number: BANC MSS C-H 149
    Origination: Schorer, Mark, 1908-
    Extent: Number of containers: 10 boxes and 8 cartons
    Repository: The Bancroft Library
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Abstract: Correspondence re Lewis and re the book after its publication; research notes; bibliography; books by and about Lewis; transcripts of Lewis; diaries, 1900-1907; Schorer's interview notebooks; copies of the ms.; galley and page proofs; first unbound copy; copy with Schorer's corrections; his speeches re Lewis. Includes correspondence with Upton Sinclair.
    Languages Represented: English

    Information for Researchers


    Collection is open for research with the exception of Carton 4, which is unarranged and unavailable for use. Inquiries concerning materials from this carton should be directed, in writing, to the Head of the Manuscripts Division.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Material pertaining to biography of Sinclair Lewis, BANC MSS C-H 149, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Scope and Content

    This material was given to The Bancroft Library by Professor Schorer in December 1962 and February 1963.