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Mitchell Kennerley papers

Collection Data

Description
Mitchell Kennerley (1878-1950) was an American publisher and art dealer. He worked for various literary magazines and published several others. From 1916 to 1929 and 1937 to 1939 he was president of the Anderson Galleries. He started the Lexington Avenue Bookshop in New York City and was involved in the Book Collectors Club of America. Collection consists of correspondence, writings, drawings, photographs, memorabilia, and printed matter related to Kennerley and his associates. Correspondence is with writers, artists, gallery owners, auctioneers, book collectors, and photographers. Writings include typescripts of articles and poems by various authors; photographs are of artists and writers; and drawings are by artists. Also, catalogs of art exhibitions and auctions, clippings and memorabilia.
Names
Kennerley, Mitchell, 1878-1950 (Creator)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1917 - 1940
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 1634
Genres
Photographs
Correspondence
Drawings
Physical Description
Extent: 3 linear feet (10 boxes)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11883978
MSS Unit ID: 1634
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 58845f00-c60a-012f-4466-58d385a7bc34
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