Skinner, Richard Dana (1893-1941)
The Richard Dana Skinner collection primarily consists of correspondence between Skinner and various individuals. Notable correspondents include Eugene O’Neill (1922-1937), Carlotta O’Neill, Agnes O’Neill, Henry Cabot Lodge, Brooks Atkinson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Franklin D. Roosevelt (1922-1937).
Other material in the collection includes the manuscript for Skinner’s Eugene O’Neill: A Poet’s Quest (Longmans, Green and Co., 1935); 3 photographs of Eugene O’Neill; diary notes by Skinner; a journal by Francis David; a file of papers regarding Elizabeth Ellery Dana; and two audio cassette tapes of an oral history by Skinner’s daughter, Mrs. Henrietta Raymond.
Notable Figures
1. Skinner, Richard
Associated Subjects
1. Literary Collections Subject Guide
2. Criticism Subject Guide
3. Journalism Subject Guide