Hyde Family Papers,1863-1957.

Collection Number: 1670

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Hyde family papers, 1863-1957.
Collection Number:
1670
Creator:
Hyde family.
Quantity:
3.6 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
>Correspondence, news clippings, and manuscripts.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Largely correspondence and other papers of Florence Elise Hyde of Ithaca, New York, relating to her literary activities, her support of the repeal of the Eighteenth Amendment, and her interest in national politics and American foreign policy.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Largely correspondence and other papers of Florence Elise Hyde of Ithaca, New York, relating to her literary activities, her support of the repeal of the Eighteenth Amendment (1926-32), and her interest in national politics and American foreign policy (1932-53). The remainder of the collction consists of clippings of reviews of her books, brochures used in advertising them, and printed or typescript copies of her plays and novels; scattered correspondence and other papers of Miss Hyde's father, Orange Percy Hyde, chiefly concerning Ithaca social and civic life, and various public issues; and family correspondence of her brother, Walter Woodburn Hyde (Cornell Class of 1893), much of it from the years he taught at Northampton High School (Massachusetts) and Princeton University, travelled in Great Britain, or studied in Athens, Rome, Halle, and other European cities. Correspondents include George Lincoln Burr, George Washington Cable, A. Stanley Copeland, Luigi Criscuolo, George De Grassi, Lewis E. Dofflemeyer, John S. Fine, Frederick Treman Johnson, Alfred M. Landon, Clark S. Northup, Frances Folsom Cleveland Preston, Pauline Morton Sabin, Grace Alvana Seeley, Sao-Ke Alfred Sze, Stanley Shaw, Jouett Shouse, John Taber, Robert A. Taft, Jessie M. Thilly, James W. Wadsworth, Jr., Andrew D. White, and William Allen White.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Hyde family.
Burr, George Lincoln, 1857-1938.
Burr, George Lincoln, 1857-1938
Cable, George Washington, 1844-1925.
Cable, George Washington, 1844-1925
Copeland, A. Stanley
Copeland, A. Stanley.
Criscuolo, Luigi
Criscuolo, Luigi.
De Grassi, George
De Grassi, George.
Dofflemeyer, Lewis E.
Dofflemeyer, Lewis E.
Fine, John S.
Fine, John S.
Hyde, Florence Élise
Hyde, Florence Elise.
Hyde, Orange Percy
Hyde, Orange Percy.
Hyde, Walter Woodburn
Hyde, Walter Woodburn.
Johnson, Frederick Treman
Johnson, Frederick Treman.
Landon, Alfred M.
Landon, Alfred M.
Northup, Clark S.
Northup, Clark S.
Preston, Frances Folsom Cleveland
Preston, Frances Folsom Cleveland.
Sabin, Pauline Morton
Sabin, Pauline Morton.
Seeley, Grace Alvana
Seeley, Grace Alvana.
Shaw, Stanley
Shaw, Stanley.
Shouse, Jouett
Shouse, Jouett.
Sze, Sao-Ke Alfred, 1877-1958.
Sze, Sao-Ke Alfred, 1877-1958
Taber, John
Taber, John.
Taft, Robert M.
Taft, Robert M.
Thilly, Jessie M.
Thilly, Jessie M.
Wadsworth, James W., Jr.
Wadsworth, James W., Jr
White, Andrew Dickson, 1832-1918.
White, Andrew Dickson, 1832-1918
White, William Allen
White, William Allen.

Subjects:
Literature.
Politics, Practical.
Prohibition.
Women -- Political activity.
Authors.
Women authors.
College teachers.
Authors
College teachers
Literature
Manners and customs
Political science
Politics, Practical
Prohibition
Women authors
Women -- Political activity

Places:
Ithaca (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs.
Ithaca (N.Y.) -- Politics and government.
United States -- Politics and government.
New York (State) -- Ithaca
United States

Form and Genre Terms:
Manuscripts for publication.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Hyde family papers, #1670. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

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