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Hamlin Garland Letter

A description of his letter at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Garland, Hamlin, 1860-1940
Title: Hamlin Garland Letter
Inclusive Dates: Undated
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: A letter by the American author.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

Hamlin Garland (1860-1940) was an American author and short story writer. He was awarded the 1922 Pulizer Prize for his book, A Daughter of the Middle Border.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Hamlin Garland Letter is dated 7 March and written on 71 East Ninety-Second Street, New York City letterhead. The handwritten letter is addressed to "Mrs. Rand(?)" and thanks her for her letter regarding Hamlin's Middle Border series.

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Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Related Material

Special Collections Research Center also holds many of Garland's published works. Please be sure to search the Classic Catalog for these related materials.

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Subject Headings


Garland, Hamlin, 1860-1940.


Authors -- 20th century -- Correspondence.


New York (N.Y.) -- History.

Genres and Forms




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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Hamlin Garland Letter,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Purchased, 1966.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: LMD
Date: 14 Apr 2010
Revision history:

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