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Nedwick, Jerrold, 1895-1966 : Jerry Nedwick Papers, 1918-1928

Correspondence from Jerry Nedwick, owner of Nedwick's Book Store, Chicago, to Nedwick's wife, Rhoda Katz, who was confined twice to sanitariums due to tuberculosis. Letters mention book store business, friends (including Carl Sandburg, Fanny Brice, and Sophie Tucker), outings at the Dill Pickle Club, and other aspects of Chicago literary life. Collection also includes some photographs and other mementoes, and letters to Rhoda from two possible suitors who were serving in the military during World War I.
Extent: 0.4 linear feet - (1 box)
Subjects: Business, Chicago, Literature
Call Number: Midwest MS Nedwick
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