Guide to the Thomas Fleming Collection, 1977-1992

Orson Kingsley, Bridgewater State University


Thomas James Fleming was born in 1927 in New Jersey into an Irish-American family. He is both a historian and a novelist and has written many works in both categories. Fleming was awarded a Pulitzer Prize and has written over 40 publications.

The bulk of this collection is of correspondence between Thomas Fleming and the donor, Maureen Connelly. The books in the collection are all personally inscribed by Fleming to Ms. Connelly.