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Hamlin Garland Letter

A description of his letter at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: LMD
Date: 14 Apr 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.

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.

Arrangement of the Collection

Single item.


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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.

Subject Headings


Garland, Hamlin, 1860-1940.


Authors -- 20th century -- Correspondence.


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

Genres and Forms




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.

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