File: USA, 1928

Scope and Content

Copies of typescript of Platt's diary of his visit to America in 1928, where Platt visited, among others, Royal Whitman and Philip Wilson. The typescript appears to be a verbatim transcript of Platt's daily diary. Three versions of the diary, comprising an early typescript draft titled 'Diary of trip to United States - April-May 1928' with manuscript corrections, a corrected typescript with further annotations dated 1978, and a galley proof, 1978, with the original file cover showing distribution list.