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John William DeForest papers--addition

 Unprocessed Material — Box: Barrett: Dean-DeForest
Identifier: ViU-2021-0004

Content Description

This addition to MSS 7179 John William DeForest papers contains a single letter signed and dated New Haven, 25 March 1901, to the Bulletin of the Society of American Authors. On letterhead of the Hotel Garde, "Opposite Union Depot." Approximately 300 words inquiring about a story in the Bulletin of the Society of American Authors which asserted that "Publishing wholly or in considerable part at the author's cost has become quite commonplace with at least two Boston publishing firms." DeForest goes on to expound on his own experience trying to publish and difficulty with publishers.

Acquisition Type



Purchased 20 November 2020.

Restrictions Apply


Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.


  • Creation: 1901-03-25



0.04 Cubic Feet (1 legal sized folder)


1 item -single page written on both sides