||Materials entirely in
||The correspondence of American novelist and playwright James Leo Herlihy and photographer, artist, and sailor Lyle Bongé spans
the dates 1968-1993. The majority of the letters in the collection were written by Bongé (indicated "LB to JH" in the finding
aid), but a significant number of Herlihy's letters are present, providing a consistent sense of the dialogue between the
two lifelong friends.
|Immediate Source of Acquisition:
||Purchase, November 2002
||Processed by Gerald Cloud, November 2002. Encoded by Jaime Margalotti, July 2021. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard