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Guide to the Stanley Thomas Williams Papers, 1921-1955

Abstract

Williams was a Professor of English at Yale University. The collection includes lecture notes, reprints, manuscripts and drafts.

Descriptive Summary

Collection Number
RL.01390
Title
Stanley Thomas Williams papers
Date
1921-1955
Creator
Williams, Stanley Thomas, 1888-1956
Extent
1.5 Linear Feet, 66 Items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

Collection Overview

Lecture notes on Brook Farm, James Fenimore Cooper, Benjamin Franklin, Washington Irving, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Herman Melville, and Henry David Thoreau, and American literature of the 17th and 18th centuries; reprints of articles and reviews by Williams; and manuscripts and drafts of Italy and the American Literary Pilgrim, and The Good and Great for Company.

Restrictions on Access & Use

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warning Access Restrictions

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.

Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library to use this collection.

warning Use Restrictions

The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to Duke University. For more information, consult the copyright section of the Regulations and Procedures of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

Contents of the Collection

Lectures
Box 1
Reading Lists
Box 1
Manuscript Italy and the American Literary Pilgrim
Box 1
Writings
Box 1
Manuscript The Good and the Great for Company
Box 2

Historical Note

Stanley Thomas Williams was a Professor of English at Yale University (New Haven, Conn.).

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Stanley Thomas Williams Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Stanley Thomas Williams Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 1978.

Processing Information

Processed by Kimberly Sims, May 2011

Encoded by Kimberly Sims, July 2011