Thomas P. Whitney
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typescripts for two children's books translated by Thomas P. Whitney.
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Thomas P. Whitney was born on January 26, 1917 in Toledo, Ohio. He
earned his B.A. from Amherst College in 1937 and his M.A. from Columbia
University in 1940. After living in Moscow for nine years with the U.S. Embassy
and the Associated Press, Thomas P. Whitney began to translate Russian
literature, both juvenile and adult, for an English speaking audience.
Biographical Source: Something About the
Author , vol. 25, pp. 216-218.
Collection Scope and Content Note
The collection contains typescripts for Scarlet
Sails and The Story of Prince Ivan, the Firebird,
and the Gray Wolf translated from the Russian by Thomas P. Whitney.
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Scarlet Sails 1967
Note Grinevskii, Aleksandr Stepanovich
New York: Scribner, 1967
Box MF 1047
(173 p.) Box MF 1047
(115 p.) Box MF 1047
The Story of Prince Ivan, the Firebird, and the Gray Wolf
Note Hogrogian, Nonny
New York: Scribner, 1968
Box MF 831
carbon typescript in ringbinder
(70 p.) Box MF 831