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Starrett, Vincent, 1886-1974 : Vincent Starrett Papers, 1918-1986

Chicago biographer, bibliographer, essayist, collector, literary critic, and journalist, as well as a devotee of Sherlock Holmes, who worked at the Chicago Daily News and Chicago Tribune from 1906 until 1967. Includes copies of Starrett's Tribune "Books Alive" column, 1942-1967, together with correspondence from Harry Hansen, Basil Rathbone and others, and other articles and essays. This collection is entirely composed of photocopies, largely made from the Vincent Starrett collection at the University of Minnesota.
Extent: 1.4 linear feet - (2 boxes)
Subjects: Chicago, Journalism
Call Number: Midwest MS Starrett
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This collection is open for research: printed inventory is available in the library's Modern Manuscript Collections notebooks.