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Content Description The Keith L. Runyon papers date from 1953 to 2005, with the bulk of the material dating from 1972 to 1999. Most of these papers relate to Runyon's career as Editor of Opinion Pages of the Courier-Journal, including correspondence with editorial writers, book reviewers, cartoonists, writers and would-be writers. Correspondence also covers Runyon's work with the professional society, The National Conference of Editorial Writers. The collection includes Runyon’s own writings, some dating back...
Dates: 1953-2011; Majority of material found within 1977-1994
Scope and Contents In 1998 Keith Runyon, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and editor of the Editorial and Forum pages of Louisville’s Courier-Journal, undertook research on a full length biography of Moss Hart. Gaining access to the papers of Hart and his associates held at repositories including the Wisconsin State Historical Society, Library of Congress, New York Public Library, and Yale University. Runyon intended to write “Act Two,” the story of Hart’s life beyond his autobiography Act One. This archive...
Dates: 1922–2004; Majority of material found within 1941-1961