Kenneth Reddin Collection

Kenneth Reddin (1895-1967) was an Irish novelist, playwright, and district justice during the first half of the 20th century, sometimes writing under the pseudonym of Kenneth Sarr. Reddin was involved in Republican politics, and his writings reflect that interest. This collection contains versions of two of his works (Sable and Silver and Another Shore), personal correspondence with well-known figures of the Irish literary revival and political figures, and printed materials created by Irish poets and writers.

Strengths

Includes materials related to Kenneth Reddin (Kenneth Sarr), the Abbey Theatre, 20th-century Irish Republican politics, Irish Literary Renaissance / Revival.  Formats include: correspondence, manuscripts and typescript drafts, publicity materials, ephemera, amd printed works.

Physical characteristics

1 linear foot (3 boxes)

Description or Catalogue

http://hdl.handle.net/10407/5972696288

Coverage

1914
1958
Custodial History

Purchase, Frank Hollings, 1961

Accrual
Accrual Policy
Passive
Accrual Method
Purchase
Accrual Periodicity
Regular
Added by University of Kansas | Last updated on: 25 August 2018