Elizabeth Robins Pennell letters, 1896-1932

Pennell, Elizabeth Robins, b. 1855 d. 1936
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 25 items.

Collection Summary: Letters to John Lane, May 28, 1896-June, 24, 1924; to Editor of the Bookman, August 13 and September 24, 1912; to A. St. John Adcock, October 30, 1912; to Mrs. John Lane, July 20, 1922-January 11, 1926; to Mrs. Crawford, June 10, 1928-January 9, 1932; to Mr. Grasberger, December 24, 1931; and to Miss Coogan (Helene Phelan née Coogan), Dec. 17th, 1932.

Biographical/Historical Note: Writer, critic; New York, N.Y. Married artist Joseph Pennell.

All except one letter donated 1955-1962 by Charles E. Feinberg, an active donor and friend of AAA.
Letter to Helene Phelan (née Coogan) donated by Phelan in 1987.

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