Guide to the Clyde de Loache Ryals Papers, 1960-1998
Victorian literature scholar, Duke English professor, and executive director of the Carlyle Letters Project.
Collection contains Ryals's personal and professional correspondence, teaching materials, and writings.
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
- Ryals, Clyde de L.
- Clyde de Loache Ryals papers, 1960-1998
- Language of Material
- 1.2 Linear Feet, 900 Items
- For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
The collection consists of Clyde de Loache Ryals's personal and professional correspondence, as well as his teaching materials and writings from the English Department. Also included are two photographs, a receipt, and several cutouts of his obituary.
Collection is open for research.
Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.
All or portions of this collection may be housed off-site in Duke University's Library Service Center. The library may require up to 48 hours to retrieve these materials for research use.
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Clyde de Loache Ryals (1928-1998) was a Duke University Professor of English for 25 years, and a distinguished Victorian British literature scholar known for his study of the poets Alfred Lord Tennyson and Robert Browning. The executive director of the Duke University's Carlyle Letters Project, Ryals earned recognition for editing The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle.
[Identification of item], Clyde de Loache Ryals Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
The Clyde de Loache Ryals Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in Date Unknown.
Processed by Nicole Rudden, October 2012
Encoded by Nicole Rudden, Meghan Lyon, October 2012
Accession(s) described in this finding aid: 2012-0080
Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.
This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.