Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
The Abernethy manuscript miscellany collection is comprised of 19 boxes (18 regular and 1 oversize) organized alphabetically by author last name. This collection includes original manuscript and typescript letters and writings from American authors throughout the 19th and 21st centuries. Transcriptions of original manuscript letters are available for some items.
One holograph letter written by Theodore Dreiser to David Karsner, dated February 12, 1923. In the letter, Dreiser discusses his "basting" at the hands of "Smyth," an ex-litery editor at the New York Times and new editor of The Digest Supplement. The letter also discusses reviews of a book (presumably Karsner's).