Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Dawson mss., 1917-1966, consist primarily of letters from author Emily Hahn, 1905-1997, to her sister Rose and brother-in-law Mitchell Dawson, clippings about Hahn, and photographs. Also present are some letters from other people to the Dawsons, usually about Hahn, and from Emily Hahn to other members of her family.

Acquired: 1988

Collection size: 305 items

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