- Majority of material found within 1934-1955
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
27 linear feet (79 boxes and 1 oversize volume )
Biographical / Historical
- bMS Am 1947: Robert E. Sherwood Papers
- I. Correspondence
- A. Letters to Sherwood
- B. Letters from Sherwood
- C. Other letters
- II. Compositions
- A. Plays
- B. Roosevelt and Hopkins
- i. Research notes
- ii. Synopses of interviews with various persons
- iii. Outlines, introduction, table of contents, etc.
- iv. First version
- v. Second version
- vi. Mimeographed version
- vii. Footnotes, corrections, galley proofs, etc.
- C. Articles, short stories, book reviews, etc.
- D. Speeches
- E. Speeches written for others
- i. Speeches for Franklin Delano Roosevelt
- ii. Speeches for Adlai Ewing Stevenson
- iii. Speeches for others
- F. Contracts, receipts, awards, and scrapbooks
- III. Compositions by others
- bMS Am 1947.1: Letters to Madeline Sherwood
Immediate Source of Acquisition
2015M-109. Gift of Harriet Alonso; received: 2016 February 16.
- Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955. Robert E. Sherwood papers, 1917-1968: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- EAD ID
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