Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Lyons mss., 1937-1961, consist of letters, cards and telegrams from playwright Clifford Odets, 1906-1963, to New York Post columnist Leonard Lyons, 1906-1976. They chiefly relate to Odets's activities in Hollywood and to family matters. Several notes, letters, and cards are addressed to both Leonard and his wife Sylvia and two of the letters are to their son, Warren.

The collection is arranged in chronological order.

Gift. 2002

41 items

Collection size: 41 items

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