Sylvester & Harris correspondence concerning publication of Romola Nijinsky's Nijinsky
- Majority of material found within 1931-1951
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Extent1 linear feet (2 boxes)
Biographical / Historical
Charles L. Sylvester and Sydney Harris were American lawyers who knew Romola Nijinsky through mutual friends. Romola Nijinsky became their unpaid client, they acted on her behalf in the United States, negotiating her contracts with publishers and literary agents, petitioning with the US immigrations authorities for visas, and taking care of other legal matters.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Sylvester & Harris (Firm). Sylvester & Harris correspondence concerning publication of Romola Nijinsky's Nijinsky, 1923-1983: Guide.
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