Topic: Sinclair Lewis

Papers of Lawyer and Civil Liberties Advocate Morris L. Ernst Now Cataloged

April 12, 2012

The papers of lawyer Morris Leopold Ernst (18881976) are now cataloged and open for research at the Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities supported a two-year, $392,213 project to arrange, describe and preserve the collection, and an online inventory is now available.

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Ransom Center Exhibition Explores Greenwich Village Bohemian Culture Through Bookshop Door

July 13, 2011

The Harry Ransom Center's exhibition "The Greenwich Village Bookshop Door: A Portal to Bohemia, 19201925" showcases how one artifact, in this case a door from a Greenwich Village bookshop in the 1920s, can serve as a starting point to reconstruct the history of a time and place.

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Web Exhibition Explores History, Connections Between Visitors to Greenwich Village Bookshop

July 13, 2011

The Harry Ransom Center's Web exhibition "The Greenwich Village Bookshop Door: A Portal to Bohemia, 19201925" uses a door from a bookshop owned by Frank Shay in Greenwich Village in the early 1920s as an entryway into the lives, careers and relationships of New York bohemians of that era.

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Ransom Center Receives NEH Grant to Preserve Papers of Morris Ernst

March 9, 2009

Morris ErnstThe Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin has received a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to support a two-year, $392,213 project to arrange, describe and preserve the papers of lawyer Morris Leopold Ernst (1888-1976).

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