Graham Rawson papers

Graham Rawson papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Rawson, Graham, b. 1890
Title: Graham Rawson papers
Dates: 1913-1947
Quantity: 4.4 Linear feet (11 document boxes)
Abstract:The collection consists of the correspondence of Graham Rawson from 1913-1947. Much of the correspondence documents Rawson's attempts to get his works published and his plays produced or the financial side of publication. Other correspondence pertains to the problems of translating dramatic works; difficulties associated with turning novels into films or plays; and books reviewed for publishing companies particularly George Allen and Unwin. The collection contains both incoming correspondence to Rawson as well as typed carbons of his letters.
Coll. Number: ms74
Some of the correspondence is in German.

Biographical/Historical Note

Graham Rawson (1890-1955) was an English playwright and editorial advisor to publishers George Allen and Unwin.


Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Index Terms

Dramatists, English.
George Allen & Unwin.
Literature publishing--England.
Motion pictures--Production and direction--England.
Theater--Production and direction--England.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Graham Rawson papers, MS 74. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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