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James, Will, 1892-1942



  • Existence: 1892 - 1942


Will James (1892-1942) was a Canadian-born artist and writer.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Will James letters to Clem Yore

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233293973]
Identifier: Vault MSS 668
Scope and Contents

Collection of handwritten letters by Will James to Clem Yore, which primarily discuss James' writing and illustrating career. Some of the letters contain examples of James' illustrations, one of which is an original pen and ink drawing.

Dates: 1924-1935

William James letters to Clem Yore

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233287512]
Identifier: Vault MSS 225
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters, dated 23 Aug. 1924 and 1 Oct. 1926, and addressed to Clem Yore. James writes about personal matters.

Dates: 1924-1926

Photographs of Will James artwork

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233618088]
Identifier: MSS P 673
Scope and Contents

Photographs of Will James artwork, circa 1910s-1920s collection contains 23 photographs and proofs of drawings of western people.

Dates: approximately 1910-1929

Clem Yore letter

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230312156]
Identifier: MSS SC 1522
Scope and Contents

Typed and signed letter by Clem Yore to Bill James on 14 January 1929. Yore thanks Bill for some compliments and talks about Indian trouble in Sonora.

Dates: 1929 January 14

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Letters 3
Material Types 3
Correspondence 2
American fiction -- 20th century 1
American literature 1