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Ernest Hemingway Rare Book Collection-Oak Park Public Library

Identifier: 2017-022

Scope and Contents

The Ernest Hemingway Rare Book Collection includes books signed by Ernest Hemingway and books and articles by and about him. Also included are related reference works and literary criticisms.


  • [1904?] 1924-1989

Biographical / Historical

Ernest Hemingway and his family lived in Oak Park. The library has acquired first editions, correspondence, and high school essays.


8 Linear Feet


Rare editions of Ernest Hemingway and criticisms of his work.


Approximately 150 books, magazines, and other printed materials.

Repository Details

Part of the Oak Park Public Library Special Collections Repository

834 Lake Street
Oak Park IL 60301 USA