Dempsey, David (1914-1999)

The David Dempsey collection includes manuscripts, research materials, and other items.

The collection includes manuscripts for All That Was Mortal (1958), A College Affair (1964), The Triumphs and Trials of Lotta Crabtree (1968), The Way We Die (1977), and Psychology and You (1978). Also included are manuscripts for shorter works, such as "St Kelly and the Angels," "Why Don’t Our Novelists Get Mad Anymore?" and "Anna Kross."

Research materials for The Way We Die are documented extensively and include files on attitude, conspiracy, funerals, aging, and more. Notes and correspondence constitute additional research materials.

Other items include book reviews, correspondence with McGraw-Hill, and a contract with Macmillan Publishers.

Notable Figures
1. Dempsey, David
Associated Subjects
1. History and Biography Subject Guide
2. Journalism Subject Guide
3. Literary Collections Subject Guide
4. Criticism Subject Guide