Homer E. Woodbridge Papers, 1900-14, 1917-31, 1936, 1940, 1945 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 15/7/40
Acquired: 12/9/1988; 11/11/1991
Volume: 2.3 cubic feet
Available for use at:
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Description: Papers of Homer Edwards Woodbridge (1882-1958), visiting professor of English (1917-19), including correspondence with Jacob Zeitlin (1927-29) concerning the publication of Life and Letters of Stuart P. Sherman (2 vol., 1929); 76 letters from Stuart P. Sherman relating to literary criticism, teaching and travel (1904-13, 1917, 1920-21, 1923); letters and documents relating to Sherman from relatives, teachers and friends such as Woodbridge and Carl Van Doren at Williams, Harvard, Northwestern, Illinois, and New York Herald Tribune; copies of letters by Sherman; a copy of the Life and Letters; 23 poems by Sherman; manuscripts for the Life and Letters; a manuscript for Woodbridge's Sir William Temple (1940).