Preliminary Guide to the Tim Wells Papers, 1982-1986
Background materials relating to Well's book about the Iran hostage crisis (1979-1981), 444 Days: the Hostages Remember, and a typed manuscript of the work. Includes 546 audiocassette tapes, 83 tape transcripts, and signed release waivers and consent forms of hostages. Wells interviewed 36 of the 53 hostages and included 27 in the book. (1-12-87)
- Collection Number
- Tim Wells papers
- Wells, Tim
- 11 Linear Feet, 636 Items
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
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How to Cite
[Identification of item], Tim Wells Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
[Gary Lee/Pat Lee 5/25/82 Sub Master copy contains approximately the first half of side A of the master cassette tape. The rest was not duplicated due to damage to the master copy.]
[Gary Lee/Pat Lee 5/25/82 Use Copy 1 and Use Copy 2 contain approximately the first half of side A of the master cassette tape. The rest was not duplicated due to damage to the master copy.]
Author and Duke alumnus.
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The Tim Wells Papers was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 1985-1986.
Processed by Joshua Kaiser and other Rubenstein Library staff
Completed August 8, 2002
Encoded by Joshua Kaiser and Ruth E. Bryan
This collection is unprocessed: materials may not have been ordered and described beyond their original condition.