The Fannie Hurst Papers.
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Fannie Hurst Papers, Accrual 1
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I. Correspondence [series]: (166 items)   
Scope: Consists of the personal and business correspondence of Fannie Hurst, spanning 1913-1968. Much of the correspondence is between Hurst and Lois Toesfeldt, a friend, and Hurst and her secretaries.


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Ascner, Mary.
 
1958:
 
December 15 ((ALS, 1p))
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Barratt, Watson, friend.
 
[n.d.],
 
((ALS, 1p))
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Berkowitz, William, American author.
 
1965:
 
December 14, ((TLS, 1p))
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Berrien, Edith Heal, Vogue.
 
1958:
 
August 12 ((TLS, 1p))
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Bidart, Gay-Darlene, Girl Talk [television show].
 
[n.d.],
 
((TN, 1p), Auto. notes by Hurst on recto)
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Blackwell, T. E., Vice Chancellor-Washington University.
 
To Scheer, Alexander
 
1954:
 
February 19 ((TL (cb), 1p))
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Canfield, Cass, Harper & Bros..
 
1938:
 
August 29 ((TLS, 1p))
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Clemens, Cyril, Mark Twain Journal.
 
1964:
 
February 16 ((TLS, 1p))
 
1966:
 
April 5 ((TLS, 1p))
 
August 4 ((ALS, 1p))
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David, Hannah, friend.
 
1962:
 
September 6 ((ALS, 2p))
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Dressen, Helen McCloy.
 
1961:
 
September 28 ((TLS, 1p))
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Ernst, Morris L, American author.
 
1962:
 
November 8 ((TLS, 1p))
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Fadiman, Clifton B., editor, Simon & Schuster.
 
1935:
 
May 7 ((TLS, 1p))
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Fitzpatrick, G. W., Cleveland Center for the Arts.
 
1964:
 
December 18 ((TLS, 1p))
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Froelich, Mary, friend.
 
1960:
 
January 4 ((TLS, 1p), With enclosures)
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Greenberg, Irma E, Random House.
 
1954:
 
January 28 ((TNS, 1p))
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Hoaglund, Hudson, American Academy of Arts & Sciences.
 
1964:
 
February 21 ((TLS, 1p), With enclosures)
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Humbles, Bess, Hurst's secretary.
 
To Toensfeldt, Lois Meier
 
1932:
 
May 10 ((TL, 2p))
 
1933:
 
November 17 ((TLS, 1p), With enclosures)
 
[1934]:
 
May 18 ((TL, 1p))
 
June 3 ((TL, 2p))
 
June 7 ((TL, 1p))
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Hurst, Fannie, 1889-1968, American author.
 
To Cottle, Mrs. P D
 
[1915]:
 
November 9 ((TLS, 5p))
 
To Johnston, Margaret
 
[1915]:
 
((ANS, 1p))
 
1924:
 
August 15 ((ACS, 1p))
 
To Oursler, Will
 
[n.d.],
 
((AL, 1p))
 
To Spreen, J.O.
 
1946:
 
January 22 ((TL (cb), 1p))
 
To Toensfeldt, Lois Meier
 
[n.d.],
 
((ALS, 2p))
 
((ALS, 2p))
 
((ALS, 1p))
 
((ALS, 1p))
 
((ALS, 1p))
 
((TLS, 1p))
 
((TL, 1p))
 
1913:
 
September 11 ((ACS, 1p))
 
[1914]:
 
((ALS, 2p))
 
May 28 ((TL, 2p))
 
[July] [16] ((ALS, 2p))
 
[September] ((ALS, 4p))
 
[December] [2] ((ALS, 5p))
 
[1915]:
 
[February] [24] ((ACS, 1p))
 
[September] ((ACS, 1p))
 
[1917]:
 
[February] [18] ((ALS, 2p))
 
[February] [27] ((ANS, 1p))
 
[July] [28] ((ANS, 1p))
 
[1918]:
 
((TLS, 2p))
 
((TLS, 2p))
 
[1919]:
 
April 24 ((ALS, 2p))
 
1920:
 
July 25 ((ACS, 1p))
 
[1921]:
 
[May] [14] ((TLS, 2p))
 
[1923]:
 
[August] [29] ((ALS, 2p), With enclosures)
 
1924:
 
July 28 ((ACS, 1p))
 
[1925]:
 
April 27 ((TLS, 1p))
 
August 12 ((TLS, 1p))
 
November 5 ((TLS, 1p))
 
[1927]:
 
[January] [2] ((TL, 1p))
 
[1928]:
 
[May] [14] ((TLS, 2p))
 
December 12 ((TLS, 1p))
 
1929:
 
February 26 ((ALS, 3p))
 
April 29 ((TLS, 3p))
 
1930:
 
January 15 ((TLS, 1p))
 
[May] [19] ((ALS, 2p))
 
July 22 ((TLS, 1p))
 
November 18 ((TLS, 1p))
 
[1931]:
 
February 5 ((ALS, 2p))
 
1933:
 
June 8 ((TLS, 2p))
 
[July] [31] ((TL, 1p))
 
[October [20] ((ALS, 1p))
 
1934:
 
March 6 ((TLS, 1p))
 
April 23 ((TLS, 1p))
 
May 18 ((TLS, 1p))
 
1935:
 
February 28 ((TLS, 1p))
 
May 7 ((ACS, 1p))
 
June 20 ((TLS, 1p))
 
1936:
 
February 2 ((ALS, 2p))
 
August 31 ((TL, 2p))
 
[1937]:
 
((ACS, 1p))
 
April 24 ((ACS, 1p))
 
September 3 ((TLS, 1p))
 
September 27 ((TLS, 2p))
 
1938:
 
December 17 ((ALS, 1p))
 
1943:
 
January 6 ((TLS, 1p))
 
October 20 ((TL, 1p))
 
1952:
 
March 14 ((ALS, 1p))
 
[1953]:
 
[February] [13] ((AN, 1p))
 
September 21 ((AC, 1p))
 
[1955]:
 
((AC, 1p))
 
1959:
 
February 28 ((TL, 1p))
 
[1964]:
 
January 12 ((AL, 2p))
 
January 23 ((AL, 2p))
 
February 22 ((TL, 1p))
 
July 19 ((ALS, 2p))
 
July 31 ((TLS, 2p))
 
[1965]:
 
[March] [13] ((AL, 2p))
 
June ((AL, 2p))
 
June 27 ((AL, 1p))
 
[July] [23] ((AL, 2p), With enclosures)
 
[October [22] ((AL, 2p))
 
December ((AC, 1p))
 
[1966]:
 
((ANS, 1p))
 
January 10 ((TLS, 1p))
 
[January] [22] ((TLS, 1p))
 
February 23 ((ALS, 4p))
 
September 1 ((ACS, 1p))
 
1967:
 
April 27 ((TLS, 2p))
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Knopf, Blanche, Alfred Knopf.
 
1935:
 
May 7 ((TLS, 1p))
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Kornitzer, Bela, American author.
 
1957:
 
September 28 ((ALS, 1p))
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Last, Timothy, G.P. Putnam's Sons.
 
1968:
 
January 22 ((TLS, 1p))
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Leyrrae, Paul.
 
1938:
 
April 19 ((ALS, 1p))
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Lustig, Lillian, Hillman-Curl Publ.
 
1937:
 
September 8 ((TLS, 1p))
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Macfadden, Johnnie Lee, friend.
 
1963:
 
October 8 ((TLS, 1p))
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Maguire, Sally, Hurst's secretary.
 
To Toensfeldt, Lois Meier
 
1965:
 
November 19 ((TLS, 1p))
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Mason, Madeline, American author.
 
1958:
 
July 9 ((ALS, 2p))
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More, Miller, President, Missouri Society (New York).
 
To Toensfeldt, Lois Meier
 
1963:
 
April 4 ((TLS, 1p))
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Morganthau, Ruth, friend.
 
[n.d.],
 
((ANS, 1p))
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Mosse, Eric P, physician.
 
[n.d.],
 
((AN, 1p))
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Murray, Ruth Brown, Viking Press.
 
1961:
 
March 15 ((TLS, 1p))
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Newberry, John Stoughton, American author.
 
[n.d.],
 
((AN, 1p))
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Nizer, Louis, attorney.
 
1940:
 
October 30 ((TLS, 1p))
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Pellet, Betty, American author.
 
1965:
 
March 25 ((TLS, 1p))
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Picou, Molly, American author.
 
[n.d.],
 
((ALS, 2p))
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Pool, Tamar de Sola, Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue, (Israel).
 
1966:
 
March 27 ((ALS, 2p))
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Purdy, James, American author.
 
1956:
 
October 8 ((TLS, 1p))
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Rabin, Ethel, Hurst's secretary.
 
To Toensfeldt, Lois Meier
 
11:
 
((TLS, 2p))
 
1934:
 
October 6 ((TLS, 1p))
 
November 19 ((TLS, 1p))
 
1935:
 
February 12 ((TLS, 1p))
 
April 16 ((TLS, 1p))
 
May 21 ((TLS, 2p))
 
June 14 ((TLS, 2p))
 
June 22 ((TLS, 1p))
 
October 30 ((TLS, 2p))
 
November 5 ((TLS, 1p))
 
1936:
 
February 5 ((TLS, 2p), With enclosures)
 
March 9 ((TLS, 2p))
 
June 17 ((TCS, 1p))
 
June 18 ((TLS, 2p))
 
July 10 ((TLS, 2p), With enclosures)
 
1937:
 
January 9 ((TLS, 2p))
 
January 15 ((TLS, 1p))
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Ritchell, Rella, American author.
 
1955:
 
March 23 ((TL, 1p))
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Scheer, Alexander, attorney.
 
1951:
 
March 16 ((TLS, 1p))
 
1954:
 
February 23 ((TLS, 1p))
 
To Blackwell, T.E.
 
1954:
 
February 17 ((TL, 2p))
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Schenkman, Alfred S, Schenkman Pub. Co.
 
1964:
 
February 26 ((TLS, 1p))
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Shleer, Gertrude, friend.
 
1960:
 
December 5 ((ALS, 2p), filed with Series III, Box 3, diary for 1960)
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Slattery, Arthur Jackson.
 
1964:
 
February 9 ((TLS, 2p))
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Thomas, W.
 
1958:
 
((ALS, 1p))
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[unidentified].
 
[n.d.],
 
((ACS, 1p), Christmas card; laid in Van Vechten, Carl, Excavations, (Spec., PS 3515, U 7851, V 35).)
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Williams, Doris.
 
[1952]:
 
((ANS, 1p), With enclosures)
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Worden, Helen, friend.
 
1952:
 
October 17 ((TLS, 1p), With enclosures)
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Ziff, Dolores, J.B. Lippincott.
 
1959:
 
October 29 ((TLS, 1p), With enclosures)
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II. Manuscripts [series]: (4 items)   
Scope: Includes Ts draft of Quiet Street [novel], and miscellaneous prose fragments.


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II. 1. Quiet Street 1966: November 27. (Ts, Ts(x), Ts(cb).)   
Scope: Consists of one draft of the novel, with Auto. notes indicating that it is the original draft.


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II. 2. Miscellaneous prose (3 items.)   
Scope: Consists of three prose fragments by Hurst.


 
Humoresque [play]. [n.d.]. (TL(cb). 1p. one page fragment from Humoresque, with ANS by Hurst, dated 1919:May 10.)
 
[unidentified prose fragments]. [n.d.]. (Ts, Ts(cb). 2p. includes paste-up of clipping.)
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III. Diaries [series]: (7 items)   
Scope: Includes 7 annual diaries for the years 1956-60, 1962 and 1968. Entries consist of names, addresses, appointments and memoranda. Entry for each Monday in all Volumes contains a brief note concerning her late husband, Jacques Danielson. Some of the volumes are inscribed, and include sales receipts and announcements for meetings and performances. A 3 page guest list is included in the 1957 volume; an ALS from Gertrude Shleer, dated 1960: Dec 5, is affixed to the back cover of the 1960 volume.


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IV. Printed materials and magazines [series]: (17 items)   
Scope: Includes essay collections and periodicals containing articles by and about Hurst, offprints and transcripts of radio programs for which Hurst was a panelist.


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IV.1 Magazines
 
America's Town Meeting of the Air. New York, NY.
 
No. 9. (December 26, 1935). Transcript with introductory notes for America's Town Meeting of the Air [radio program], for which Hurst was a panelist.
 
Family Weekly. New York, NY.
 
(June 25, 1967). Contains article by Hurst entitled What's behind the teen takeover?.
 
Guideposts. New York, NY.
 
Vol. 8, no. 8. (October 1953). Contains article by Hurst entitled Do you like you?.
 
Les Oeuvres Libres. Paris.
 
Vol. 56, no. 282. (January 1951). Contains abridged French translation of Hurst's Humoresque.
 
Perfect Home. Cedar Rapids, IA.
 
(August 1959). Contains Hurst's article entitled This is my house.
 
(May 1967). Contains Hurst's article entitled This is my house.
 
The Sight-giver. New York, NY.
 
Vol. 3, no. 2. (February 1934). Contains Hurst's article entitled World of the Taken-For-Granted.
 
Tuesday. The Bronx, NY.
 
Vol. 39, no. 17. (October 25, 1955). Contains article about Hurst as program speaker for next meeting.
 
Yale University Library Gazette. New Haven, CT.
 
Vol. 26, no. 3. (January 1952). Contains article by Carl Van Vechten mentioning Hurst; inscribed by Van Vechten.
 
Vol. 35, no. 1. (July 1960). Contains Hurst's article entitled Zora Hurston: a personality sketch.
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IV.2 Printed materials
 
A panel discussion on Dumbarton Oaks. Washington, DC: Women's Division, Democratic National Convention, 1945. booklet. Transcript of panel discussion, containing Hurst's presentation, Women's responsibility and the International Court of Justice.
 
Presenza della Donna nella civilta attuale. Turin: Civilta delle macchine, 1963. offprint. Offprint from Civilta delle macchine, No. 4, 1963: July-Aug; contains article by Hurst in English and translated into Italian.
 
The Works Progress Administration's nationwide staff meeting of the air. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1936. booklet. Transcript of radio program for which Hurst was a panelist.
 
Hurst, Fannie.
 
This is my house. Cedar Rapids, IA: Stamats Publishing Co., 1959. offprint. Framed offprint, inscribed to Lois and Ralph Toensfeldt, signed and dated 1966.
 
Visitor in the afternoon. New York, NY: Montefiore Hospital for Chronic Diseases, [1939]. booklet. Tear sheet of article, with cover from Montefiore Digest from Montefiore Hospital for Chronic Diseases.
 
New York, NY: Harper and Brothers, 1928. wrappers. contains Auto. notes by Lois Meier Toensfeldt.
 
New York, NY: Harper and Brothers, [n.d.]. offprint pamphlet. Sketch is essay from the collection, Fannie Hurst, New York: Harper and Brothers, 1928.
 
Fannie Hurst Visits Montefiore. New York, NY: William Bradford Pressbooklet. Contains essay by Hurst with same title as collection.
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V. Miscellany [series]: (ca. 164 items)   
Scope: Includes newspaper clippings, an album with mounted clippings, photographs, programs, invitations, personal documents, bibliographies and notes.


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V. 1. Clippings. Consists of newspaper clippings and tear-sheets from magazines containing articles by and about Hurst, spanning 1909-1968. Included are society columns, articles, interviews, obituaries, photographs and an essay about Hurst by Zora Neale Hurston, dated 1937: Oct 9. An album, approximately 15? by 24? containing mounted newspaper clippings is also included and is filed on top of the Hurst Papers. (ca. 135 items.)
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V. 2. Photographs. Consists of photographs of Hurst, some inscribed, one framed. (9 items)
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V. 3. Programs, invitations. Consists of invitations and programs for receptions, dinners, etc., with some Auto. notes. (11 items)
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V. 4. Personal documents, notes, biographical material. (14 items)   
Scope: Includes Hurst's honorary doctorate from Washington University; her will; Ts(x) draft of her entry in Contemporary Authors; Ts(x) of article about Hurst in American Women Writers (Unger, 1980); publication announcement for her novel, Hallelujah (1944), with poster; Ts(x) of excerpt of letter to Hurst from James Newton, dated 1966: Feb 16, which concerns the itinerary for her visit to Hamilton, OH; and 4 poems by Lillian Selber: Answer at eventide, Does crime pay?, Manhattan in evening gown, Imperishable faith.