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Rudolph Fisher papers

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Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
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Collection Overview

Title: Rudolph Fisher papers
Date range: 1919-1983, (bulk 1919-1934)
Creator: Fisher, Rudolph, 1897-1934
Extent: 2.0 Linear feet
Abstract: The Rudolph Fisher papers primarily contain various drafts and published copies of twenty-six Rudolph Fisher short stories and novels, as well as book reviews and essays. The collection also contains correspondence, publicity materials, personal papers, family papers and newsclippings. Materials cover Fisher’s life from 1919 to his death in 1934, as well as the work on behalf of Fisher done by his sister, Pearl, until 1983.
Language of materials: English
Repository: John Hay Library , Special Collections
Collection number: MS.1U.F5