Dix, Edwards & Company letters and agreements
Letters to publisher Joshua A. Dix of Edwards Dix & Company mainly concerning Putnam's Monthly Magazine.
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
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Extent.5 linear feet (1 box)
Consists of letters chiefly to Joshua A. Dix, mainly concerningPutnam's Monthly Magazine. Includes 78 letters from George William Curtis, who served as associate editor of the magazine and became a partner in the firm in 1857; letters from Frederick Law Olmsted, who was also a partner; and letters from contributors. Also includes partnership agreements, blank checks, and a business card.
Biographical / Historical
Dix, Edwards & Company were the publishers of Putnam's Monthly Magazine.
Organized into the following series:
- I. Correspondence
- II. Other papers
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bequest of Warren R. Dix; received: 1936.
- Dix, Edwards & Company. Dix, Edwards & Company letters and agreements: Guide.
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