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Hecht, Ben, 1894-1964 : Ben Hecht Papers, 1879-1983

Works, correspondence, and papers of novelist, playwright, and screenwriter Ben Hecht, and also papers of his wife Rose Caylor Hecht (novelist) and daughter Jenny Hecht (actress).
Extent: 92 linear feet - (144 boxes and 19 oversize boxes)
Subjects: Chicago, Journalism, Literature, Theater, Women
Call Number: Midwest MS Hecht
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The Ben Hecht Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 5 folders at a time maximum (Priority II).