H.L. Mencken material

H.L. Mencken material

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Unknown
Title: H.L. Mencken material
Dates: 1900-1956
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet 1 half box
Coll. Number: ms2614

Biographical/Historical Note

Henry L. Mencken (1880-1956) was a controversialist, humorous journalist, and pungent critic of American life who powerfully influenced U.S. fiction through the 1920s.

For further information, see the article "H. L. Mencken" at Encyclopaedia Britannica.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of drafts for articles, clippings and several pieces of correspondence, all related to Mencken.

Index Terms

Authors, American.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Mencken, H. L., (Henry Louis), 1880-1956

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

H. L. Mencken material, ms2614, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Henry L. Mencken collection, ms675.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-10Articles, clippings, correspondence