Willard Morse Collection on William Dean Howells
Book reviews and periodical appearances (originals or photostats), and an extensive typewritten bibliography on Howells (1837-1920), author, editor, and critic, who was widely acknowledged during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries as the "Dean of American Letters." Willard S. Morse (1856-1935) was a mining executive in the West and Mexico. He was later made a director and member of the executive committee of the American Smelter Securities Company, Chilean Exploration Company, and Braden Copper Company. After retiring, Morse devoted much of this time to the collection of Americana.
7.0 Linear feet
Authors, American--19th century--Archival resources
Authors, American--20th century--Archival resources
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920
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[Box/folder# or item name], Willard Morse Collection on William Dean Howells, Collection no. 137, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
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