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Walker Percy to James Whitaker., 03/15/1979, bulk: 1979 - 1979

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1


  • 03/15/1979
  • Majority of material found in 1979 - 1979


From the Collection: 0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials


Container Summary

1 Autograph Letter Signed dated March 15, 1979 from Walker Percy to James Whitaker offering advice to Whitaker on his feelings of despair. The letter is accompanied by an envelope addressed in Percy's hand from Covington, Louisiana to Austin, Texas, postmarked March 16, 1979. The letter was inserted into a copy of the first edition of Percy's novel "The Movie-goer," now in the National Book Award Collection. Percy, Walker. "The Movie-goer." New York: Knopf, 1961. LAU SPCOLL National Book Call no. PS3566.E6912 M6 1961.

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

Lauinger Library, 5th Floor
37th and O Streets, N.W.
Washington DC 20057