Signatures archive


Creator: Brinnin, John Malcolm, 1916-1998
Date(s): 1933-1972
Bulk Dates: 1935-1940
Call Number: MSS 0124
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: Co-edited by John Hinsdale Thompson and John Malcolm Brinnin and based in Detroit, Signatures was a literary magazine of "works-to-be-published-later" written by contemporary American and international writers. Subtitled "Work in Progress," Signatures was first published in the Spring of 1936 and continued for a total of three issues, ceasing publication in 1938.
Physical Description: 2.2 linear feet (6 boxes)
Source: Purchase, 1975.
Processing: Processed by Harold Brohawn, 1976. Revised by Anita A. Wellner, May 1999. Encoded by Thomas Pulhamus, February 2010. Further encoding by Lauren Connolly, June 2015, and Tiffany Saulter, November 2015. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard