National Institute of Arts and Letters


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National Institute of Arts and Letters:

see American Academy and Institute of Arts and LettersAmerican Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters,
honorary academy of notable American artists, writers, and composers. The National Institute of Arts and Letters, founded in 1898, served as the parent body for the American Academy of Arts and Letters, founded in 1904, until
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In 1948 he was elected to the National Institute of Arts and Letters. Meanwhile he had turned to well-written biographies and muckraking books on business and politics.
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