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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 2168

Oswald Garrison Villard correspondence


Correspondence of American editor and author Oswald Garrison Villard.


  • 1926-1930

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.


.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Letters include correspondence between Harold D. Jacobs, the editor of the Baltimore Daily Post, and Villard concerning a lecture Villard gave concerning several newspapers, including the Nation, the New York Evening Post, the United Press and Scripps Howard Papers. Letters to others address suffrage, the Wisconsin Political Equality League, and letters to the Governor of Wisconsin John J. Blaine concerning the Wisconsin senatorial race.

Biographical / Historical

Oswald Garrison Villard, Harvard graduate (B.A. 1893; M.A. 1896), was an American editor and author.


Arranged alphabetically by author.

Physical Location

b [shelved with bMS Am 2166-2170]

Immediate Source of Acquisition

61M-223F. Gift of Professor Sterling Dow, 690 Widener; received: 1962 January.
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949. Oswald Garrison Villard correspondence, 1926-1930: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

Repository Details

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