Title:Irving Stone letters to Sylvia and Samuel Ladar, approximately 1930-1989 (bulk 1931-1936)
Creator/Contributor:Stone, Irving, 1903-1989, creator, correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Mosk, Lona, correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Stone, Jean, correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Ladar, Sylvia, 1906-2009, correspondent.
Creator/Contributor:Ladar, Samuel A. (Samuel Abraham), 1903-1991, correspondent.
Contains correspondence from Irving Stone, Jean Factor Stone and Lona Mosk. Correspondence discusses the works of Irving Stone
and Lona Mosk, their relationships and everyday life. Also includes newspaper clippings, programs and flyers relating to Irving
Stone plays and lectures.
Subject:Stone, Irving -- 1903-1989 -- Correspondence
Mosk, Lona -- Correspondence
Stone, Jean -- Correspondence
Ladar, Sylvia -- 1906-2009 -- Correspondence
Ladar, Samuel A. (Samuel Abraham) -- 1903-1991 -- Correspondence
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence
Irving Stone letters to Sylvia and Samuel Ladar, BANC MSS 2007/124, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift of Sylvia Ladar; 2006.
Related collection: Irving Stone papers (BANC MSS 95/205).
Irving Stone (1903-1989) was an American author best known for his biographical novels of noted artists, politicians and intellectuals.
Lona Mosk (1905-1965) was Stone's first wife from around 1922 to 1933. After his divorce from Lona, Irving Stone married Jean
Factor, who had been his secretary, in 1934 and they were together until his death in 1989. Jean Stone died in 2004, at the
age of 93.
BANC MSS 2007/124 box 1