Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Kennerley mss., 1928-1976, consist primarily of letters and essays of author Christopher Darlington Morley, 1890-1957, sent to editor Morley Kennerley, -1985. Most of the letters were written on Saturday Review of Literature letterhead.

Other correspondents present are Thomas Allen Dunn, Morley Kennerley, Frank Vigor Morley, Lilian Janet (Bird) Morley, and Lewis Gardner Westgate. A few of the postcards are addressed to Kennerley's father Mitchell Kennerley.

There is a list of the essays in the Vertical File. Also present in the collection is a file of bibliographic descriptions relating to publications by Christopher Morley, and an undated photograph of him.

Collection size: 66 items

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