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Letters, a newspaper clipping, and an envelope, 1894-1900

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 59-60
Identifier: Vault MSS 2

Scope and Contents

Five handwritten and signed letters. Three are addressed to Barton O. Aylesworth. One is addressed to John Brisben Walker and another to the "editor of the Cosmopolitan."

Scope and Contents

Also included is an envelope in which one of the letters was sent to Aylesworth and a newspaper clipping presenting a biography of Allen.

Scope and Contents

Allen thanks Aylesworth for writing to him, presents autobiographical information, and lists many of his publications.

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Allen informs the editor of the Cosmopolitan magazine that he will be unable to write a desired article for the publication.

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Allen writes to Walker suggesting that it might be a good idea if Mrs. Stephens had a copy of one of his manuscripts while she drew illustrations for it.


  • 1894-1900


Conditions Governing Access

Originals restricted. Photocopies for patron use.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Rosenstock autograph collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

American novelist.


7 items (15 pages) ; 33 x 20 cm and smaller

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