Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Barnard, H. mss., 1924-1983, consist of the correspondence of Harry Barnard, 1906-1982, journalist, relating to his projected biography of Wendell Lewis Willkie, 1892-1944. Also present are transcripts of interviews with various people reminiscing about Willkie, photographs of Willkie and Willkie family members, Barnard's typed and holograph notes about Willkie or Willkie material, photocopies of Willkie's letters in various libraries and research collections, and news clippings and articles by and about Willkie.

An inventory is available.

Gift. 1985

Collection size: 7,000 items

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