Skip to main content

Barney, Natalie Clifford, 1876-1972



  • Existence: 1876-10-31 - 1972-02-02


Natalie Clifford Barney was an American playwright, poet and novelist who lived as an expatriate in Paris.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Barney, Natalie Clifford, 1955

Identifier: 1988.012.1.4
Scope and Contents

Ellmann's interview notes; signed typescript with a handwritten note of Barney's foreword to As Fine as Melanctha by Gertrude Stein; Ellmann's letter of thanks for the typescript; transcription of a letter from Joyce to Barney (1920 Aug 6); press cutting of an article by Barney.

Dates: 1955

Letters: 1920

Identifier: 1988.012.1.123
Scope and Contents

Typed commentary; photostats and photocopies; typed and carbon copy typed transcriptions.

Dates: 1837 - 1990

Letters: 1932

Identifier: 1988.012.1.129-130
Scope and Contents

Typed and carbon copy notes and transcriptions; photostats and photocopies; photo-reproductions.

Dates: 1837 - 1990

Natalie Clifford Barney - Romaine Brooks correspondence, 1920-1969

Identifier: 1987-005
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the correspondence between Natalie Clifford Barney and Romaine Brooks (Goddard), beginning in 1920 and continuing until 1969. There are a total of 633 letters, most of which are at least two pages in length and accompanied by the original mailing envelopes. There are 271 letters from Brooks to Barney, and 362 from Barney to Brooks. Brooks and Barney spent the war years together in Florence, Italy, thus accounting for the gap in the correspondence at that time. The...
Dates: 1920 - 1969