The Rehorst mss., August 1948, consist of letters from author August William Derleth, 1909-1971, to Paul Harold Rehorst of Chicago, Illinois, relating primarily to the availability of Derleth's books and other writings for purchase. Accompanying the letters is a copy of The Stylus: A Magazine for Young Writers. (Jan. 1951) in which Derleth's poem, "Hilltop Gate," is published, along with a report of editor James Wade's interview of Derleth. A printed brochure for "The August Derleth Society" completes the collection.
Collection size: 7 items