Hendrik Willem van Loon Papers,
Willem, Van Loon 1882-1944.
36.1 cubic ft.
Correspondence, manuscripts, publications, journal
clippings, illustrations, and photographs
Collection consists of correspondence with family, friends,
literary and other public figures, pertaining to his career as an author and his varied
humanitarian concerns; much of the correspondence between 1939 and 1942 deals with
refugees from Nazi persecution and van Loon's participation in war relief fund raising
Language: Collection material in English
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell