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Guide to the Al Silverman Papers
 MSS 136

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Silverman, Al
Title: Al Silverman Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1951-2003
Abstract: The Al Silverman Papers document the working life and activities of sports writer Al Silverman, author of ten books and numerous essays. The collection includes materials related to Al Silverman's work as an author as well as his work as editor of Sport Magazine, editor and publisher at Viking Press, and CEO and chairman of Book of the Month Club. Included in these files are draft copies of articles and books, research, interviews, magazine and newspaper clippings, correspondence with editors, and fan mail.
Quantity: 23.5 linear feet
Call Phrase: MSS 136