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WELLES MSS.

1930-1959 (Boxes 1-4, f.17)

  5,687 items, arranged chronologically. The correspondence has been indexed by sender and recipient. Consult the Manuscripts Department Index for dates of letters of individual correspondents. See also Oversize 1

Among the correspondents are: John O. Aalberg, George Ade, Stella Adler, Charles A. Alicoate, George H. Amberg, American Broadcasting Company, Thomas Ryum Amlie, Reginald Armour, Louis Armstrong, Maxwell Arnow, Isaac Asimov,

Herbert G. Baerwitz, George L. Bagnall, Constantin R. Bakaleinikoff, Calvin Benham Baldwin, Roger Nash Baldwin, Richard Barr, Edgar Barrier, Iris Barry, Lionel Barrymore, Lora Baxter, Sir Cecil Walter Hardy Beaton, Martin Beck, Charles Stewart Bell, Richard Bennett, Hazel (Moore) Bernstein, Leonard Bernstein, Maurice A. Bernstein, Sidney Lewis Bernstein, Ralph Berton, Sherman Billingsley, Algernon David Black, Schuyler Otis Bland, Marc Blitzstein, Alfred C. Blumenthal, Myron S. Blumenthal, George Bole, Adolph Bolm, Howard Bryan Bonham, Diana Bourbon, Chester Bowles, William Aloysius Brady, Harry Brand, Joseph Ignatius Breen, Robert Breen, Arthur William Brown, Myra (Berry) Brown, Arthur Q. Bryan, Lyman Lloyd Bryson, Louis E. Burnham, Vincent Godfrey Burns, A. Ronald Button, Edward John Byng, Witter Bynner,

James Mallahan Cain, Eddie Cantor, Hadley Cantril, Homer Earl Capehart, Robert Kenneth Carr, Duncan G. Cassell, William Castle, Ernest E. Chappell, Wolfe R. Charney, Carlos Chávez, Bruno Cheli, Hector Chevigny, George Chirello, Manning Claggett, Barrett Harper Clark, William H. Clark, Sir Charles Blake Cochran, Harry Cohn, Ray Collins, Dorothy Comingore, Joyce Compton, Richard J. Compton, Walter X. Connor, Hans Conried, Katharine Cornell, Norman Lewis Corwin, Joseph Cotten, George Sylvester Counts, Charles Ward Crampton, John Oliver Crane, Geneva (McMath) Cranston, J.R. Crone, Floyd Crosby, George Lynn Cross, Bartley Cavanaugh Crum, Margaret (James) Curtis, Michael Curtiz,

Walter Edward Dandy, J. Walter Daniels, Jonathan Worth Daniels, Robert H. Dann, Jo Davidson, Bette Davis, Dolores Del Rio, George Vernon Denny, Ned E. Depinet, Louis Dolivet, Forrest C. Donnell, Helen Gahagan Douglas, Melvyn Douglas, Herbert F. Drake, Dave Dreyer, Brainerd Duffield, William James Durant,

Harry E. Edington, Hilton Edwards, William Eglinton, Albert Einstein, Sergei Mikahailovich Eisenstein, Frederick May Eliot, Duke Ellington, Bruce Elliott, Evelyn Ellis, Jerome Ellison, Lehman Engel, Morris Leopold Ernst, Richard Erstein,

John Chipman Farrar, Charles K. Feldman, Homer Ferguson, Antonio Manuel Fernandez, Marshall Field, Lois Jeannette Fisher, Sidney R. Fleisher, George F. Foley, Lourival Fontes, Brenda Forbes, John Anson Ford, Ruth Elizabeth Ford, Norman Foster, George Reynolds Freedley, Vinton Freedley, Young Frank Freeman, Annie Friedberg, Berent Friele, Stephen Hole Fritchman,

Martin Gabel, Betty Garde, Edward Frederic Gardner, Will Geer, Bernard Geis, John Gerstad, Robert Gessner, Max M. Gilford, Frank Gillmore, Lud Gluskin, Peter Godfrey, John Golden, Richard M. Goldwater, Ruth Gordon, William Gordon, Leslie Gould, Walter Kiel Granger, Arnold Monroe Grant, Abel Green, Charles Carrol Green, Theodore Francis Green, Ellison Greenstone, Robert Ellsworth Gross, Joseph Finch Guffey,

Harold Christian Hagen, Robert Marshall Hall, Charles Abraham Halleck, Samuel Dashiell Hammett, Walter Hampden, Shifra Haran, Vernon Harbin, Hugh Harman, Radie Harris, Ross R. Hastings, Carl Atwood Hatch, Franck Roberts Havenner, Helen Hayes, Lolita Hebert, Theresa Helburn, David Tirrell Hellyer, Morris Helprin, Harold F. Hendee, Robert Kirkland Henry, Katharine Hepburn, Joseph B. Heppner, Lewis Herman, Bernard Herrmann, Roger Hill, Richard Himber, Samuel Hirshfeld, Frederick Webb Hodge, Libby Holman, Stella Holt, Hedda (Furry) Hopper, Henry Haywood Hornsby, Norris Houghton, John Houseman, Joseph Kinsey Howard, G. B. Howe, Josephine Hull, John Huston, Walter Huston, Aldous Leonard Huxley, John Hyde,

Alexander Ince, Edith Juliet (Rich) Isaacs, Carlos Lindner Israels, Henry Martin Jackson, Al Jarvis, Arthur Jeffrey, Edwin Jerome, George Jessel, Greer Johnson, Nunnally Johnson, Alva Johnston, Ray Josephs,

Raymond Lee Kahn, Samuel Ralbe Kan, Whitford Kane, Maurice Kann, Jack Kapp, Madeline Karr, Solomon Aaron Kaye, Ian Keith, Helen Adams Keller, Amalia Kent, Robert Edward Kersting, Paul W. Kesten, Kathryn Kidder, John Reed Kilpatrick, Dennis King, Raymond Sherwood King, Freda Kirchwey, Mark-Lee Kirk, Lincoln Kirstein, Ruth Klein, Alexander Knox, Frederick Hermann Knubel, John Kobler, Howard Koch, William Koenig, Charles W. Koerner, Paul Kohner, Sir Alexander Korda,

Hedy Lamarr, Elsa Lanchester, Lawrence Langner, Jesse L. Lasky, Charles Laughton, Donald D. Lawrence, Gertrude Lawrence, Sherman Paxton Lawton, William Powell Lear, Karl Miles Le Compte, Charles Lederer, Canada Lee, Jackson Leighter, George Ross Leighton, Sol Lesser, Jules J. Leventhal, Perry W. Lieber, Eduard Christian Lindeman, George Link, Sidney L. Lipsitch, Joseph Liss, Joshua Lockwood Logan, Pauline Lord, Joseph Losey, K. Elmo Lowe, Leonard Lyons,

Mercedes McCambridge, Charles E. McCarthy, S. Barret McCormick, J. R. McDonough, Ernest William McFarland, Elizabeth McGaffey, Henry Wadsworth McGee, Kenneth Macgowan, Evalyn (Walsh) McLean, James O'Brien McMahon, George Macready, Richard J. Madden, Warren Grant Magnuson, Richard P. Mallery, Herman Jacob Mankiewicz, Robert Burns Mantle, Arthur Margetson, Fletcher Markle, Max Marlin, Gabriel R. Mason, Elsa Maxwell, Robert Meltzer, Mercury Productions, Inc., Burgess Meredith, Mayo Methot, Abe Meyer, Alan J. Miller, Arthur Miller, Charles E. Millikan, Ernest John Oldknow Millington, Vincente Minnelli, Leo Mishkin, Gordon S. Mitchell, Richard Paul Momsen, John Monks, Agnes Robertson Moorehead , Vinicius de Moraes, Brewster Bowen Morgan, Henry Morgenthau, William Morris, Adrienne Morrison, Joseph Laffan Morse, Herbert Moses, Jack Moss, Motion picture producers and distributors of America--Production code administration, Sir John Murray, William B. Murray,

Alan Napier, Nicola Napoli, Matthew Mansfield Neely, Rutgers Neilson, Bert Nevins, John Dimmock Newsom, Dudley Nichols, Louis Nizer, Peter Noble, Joseph Nolan, José Noriega, Barnett J. Nova, Salvador Novo, William Nutt,

Wilbert Lee O'Daniel, Rex O'Malley, Emmet O'Neal, Frederick O'Neal, Samuel Amos O'Neal, Le Roi Operti, William Anderson Orr, Elim O'Shaughnessy, Daniel Thomas O'Neal, J. C. Osserman,

William Samuel Paley, Charles C. Palmer, Robert A. Palmer, Dorothy (Rothschild) Parker, Louella (Oettinger) Parsons, Blanche Eliza Patch, Lee Salome Patrick, Elliot Harold Paul, William Leonard Pereira, Ellis Sherman Perlman, Cliff Petersen, Tom S. Pettey, William Lyon Phelps, Ben Piazza, Cole Porter, Adam Clayton Powell, Virginia (Nicholson) Pringle, I. H. Prinzmetal, Arthur Pryor, William Barrow Pugh, RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.,

Louis Charles Rabaut, Al Rackin, Gregory Ratoff, Lawrence Dunbar Reddick, Phil Reisman, H. Earl Rettig, Chapman Revercomb, Paul Revere Reynolds, Lawrence Melville Riddle, John Jacob Riley, Ross Rizley, Charles Roberts, Kenneth Lewis Roberts, Paul Robeson, William Northrop Robson, Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller, Sid Rogell, Saul E. Rogers, Will Rogers, Eleanor (Roosevelt) Roosevelt, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, James Roosevelt, Billy Rose, Florence Rose, Leo Rose, Ann Rosenthal, William Rosenwald, Norman Rosten,

Samuel Sacks, Harold J. Salemson, Carl Sandburg, Erskine Sanford, Hans Stefan Santesson, Vincent Sardi, Bernard Savage, Lee Rutland Scarborough, George J. Schaefer, Benjamin M. Schankman, Dore Schary, Stefan Schnabel, Max Lincoln Sengstacke, Oscar Serlin, George Bernard Shaw, James Vincent Sheean, Fulton John Sheen, Hiram Sherman, Guy Emery Shipler, Bernard Shor, Lynn Shores, Herman Shumlin, Geoffrey Manwaring Shurlock, Louis Shurr, Luise M. Sillcox, Nathan Sinai, John Lawrence Sinn, Everett H. Sloane, J. Scott Smart, Charles Edward Smith, Jesús Solórzano Dávalos, Ethel Clifton Sothern, Ivan Spear, Samuel P. Spiegel, Lionel Jay Stander, Donald Ogden Stewart, Paul Stewart, Morris Stoller, Wilson R. Stone, Wesley Winans Stout, Helen Marion Strauss, James E. Stroock, Ed Sullivan, Anna Emily Sumner, Frank Leander Sundstrom, Raymond Gram Swing,

Davidson Taylor, Theodore Olin Thackrey, Kay Thompson, Wayne Tiss, Edward Coddington Titus, Harry Alan Towers, Shepard Traube, Douglas Travers, Leo Trepp, James William Trimble, Kathryn Trosper, Harry S Truman, Henry St. George Tucker, James Miller Tunnell,

Kenneth Bernard Umbreit, Edith Van Cleve, Mark Van Doren, Alexander Taylor Mason Van Rensselaer, Peggy Vaughn, George Sylvester Viereck, Anthony Veiller,

Jerry Wald, Henry Agard Wallace, Walter Wanger, Donald G. Ward, Jack Leonard Warner, Margaret Webster, Anna L. Weissberger, Augusta Weissberger, Lensen Arnold Weissberger, Orson Welles, Herbert George Wells, Ward Wheelock, Ruth (Morris) White, Wallace Humphrey White, Walter Francis White, John Hay Whitney, Thornton Niven Wilder, Roy Wilkins, Irving James Wilkinson, Franklin Hall Williams, Rhys Williams, Roger John Williams, Herbert Willis, Richard Alan Wilson, Walter Winchell, Dan Winkler, Jonah Bondi Wise, Robert Wise, Audrey Wood, Alexander Woollcott, Loyd Earl Wright, Richard Wright, Eustace George William Wyatt,

Herbert John Yates, Collier Young, Scott Alexander Young, Blanche Yurka, Darryl Francis Zanuck, and Virginia (Fox) Zanuck.

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