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Guide to the Edith R. Mirrielees Papers
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  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC1028
    Creator: Mirrielees, Edith R. (Edith Ronald), 1878-1962.
    Title: Edith R. Mirrielees papers
    Dates: 1863-1964
    Physical Description: 0.5 linear foot
    Summary: Primarily personal correspondence with former students and friends regarding their writings and her life at Stanford. Also includes naturalization and citizenship papers of her father, James Mirrielees, and her own birth certificate. Correspondents include Bernard De Voto, Wallace Stegner and Harry Bush.
    Language(s): The materials are inEnglish.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Stanford University Libraries
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Mirrielees was Professor of English at Stanford 1909-1944, emeritus 1944-1962.

    Description of the Collection

    Collection primarily contains personal correspondence with former students and friends regarding their writings and her life at Stanford, along with naturalization and citizenship papers of her father, James Mirrielees, and her own birth certificate. Correspondents include Avis De Voto, Bernard De Voto, Mary Stegner, Wallace Stegner, and Harry Bush.

    Access Terms

    Bush, Harry.
    De Voto, Avis
    De Voto, Bernard Augustine, 1897-1955.
    Mirrielees, Edith R. (Edith Ronald), 1878-1962.
    Mirrielees, Edith R., (Edith Ronald), 1878-1962.
    Mirrielees, James.
    Stanford University. Dept. of English--Faculty.
    Stegner, Mary
    Stegner, Wallace Earle, 1909-1993
    Authors.
    College teachers.
    English language --Study and teaching.