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O'Connor, Frank, 1882-1959.

Frank O'Connor postcard to Nancy McCarthy

[1958]


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F396


Creator: O'Connor, Frank, 1882-1959.


Title: Frank O'Connor postcard to Nancy McCarthy


Inclusive Dates: [1958]


Extent: 1 item (1 card)


Abstract: Postcard from Frank O'Connor to Nancy McCarthy.


Language: Materials entirely in English.



Citation

MSS 099, F396, Frank O'Connor postcard to Nancy McCarthy, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Shelving Summary

Shelved in SPEC MSS 099

Location

Special Collections Department, University of Delaware Library / Newark, Delaware 19717-5267 / Phone: 302-831-2229 / Fax: 302-831-6003 / URL: http://www.lib.udel.edu/ud/spec/

Source

Purchase, 1990.

Processing

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007.


The collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

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Biographical Note

Irish writer Frank O'Connor (1903–1966) was born Michael O'Donovan. During the Irish Literary Renaissance, O'Connor wrote for George Russell's [AE] The Irish Statesman. O'Connor also joined W. B. Yeats as director of the Abbey Theatre. O'Connor's short stories have been turned into stage performances. Other genres that O'Connor has written include translations of literary works, novels and autobiographies.

Sources:

“Michael Francis O'Donovan 1903–1966." Contemporary Authors Online, Gale, 2007. Reproduced in Biography Resource Center. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Thomson Gale. 2007. http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/BioRC (accessed March 21, 2007).


Scope and Content Note

This postcard was originally laid in an uncorrected proof copy of O'Connor's Guests of the Nation, inscribed to Nancy McCarthy (Special Collections call number: SPEC PR6029 .D58 G8x 1931).


Selected Search Terms

Topical Terms
Authors, Irish--20th century--Correspondence.
Form/Genre Terms
Postcards.
Occupation
Authors.

Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.

This postcard was originally laid in Frank O'Connor, Guests of the Nation (London : Macmillan, 1931). (Special Collections call number: PR6029 .D58 G8x 1931).


Detailed Contents List

Frank O'Connor postcard to Nancy McCarthy, [1958]   [Box 22 F396]

Autograph card signed, 1 p.