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Herb Yellin papers related to Harry Crews

Herb Yellin papers related to Harry Crews

Descriptive Summary

Title: Herb Yellin papers related to Harry Crews
Creator: Crews, Harry, 1935-2012
Creator: Yellin, Herb, 1935-2014
Inclusive Dates: 1984-2002
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3935
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Harry Crews (1935-2012) was an American novelist, playwright, short story writer and essayist.

For further information, see the article "Harry Crews (1935-2012)" at New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence between Herb Yellin (1935-2014), founder and publisher of Lord John Press, and author Harry Crews (1935-2012). Included are, 16 letters and one postcard from Crews to Yellin; seven copies of letters by Yellin to Crews; three photos of Crews; a set of galley proofs and a set of page proofs (incomplete) to Madonna at Ringside; eleven checks (cancelled); and a taxpayer ID number form.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Herb Yellin papers related to Harry Crews, ms 3935, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Authors -- Correspondence.
Galley proofs.
Printers' proofs.
Publishers and publishing -- United States.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Papers, 1984-2002 ( 0.1 Linear Feet )