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Finding Aid for the Eugen Joseph Weber Papers, 1950-
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Eugen Joseph Weber Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1950-
    Collection number: 1115
    Creator: Weber, Eugen Joseph, 1925-
    Extent: 40 boxes (20 linear ft.) 11 cartons (11 linear ft.)
    Abstract: Eugen Joseph Weber (b.1925) was a professor (1956- ) and chairman of the department of history at UCLA (1965-68), dean of social sciences (1976-77), and dean of the College of Letters and Sciences (1977-82). The collection consists of Weber's notes, manuscripts, galley and proof sheets, correspondence, microfilm, and UCLA course lecture notes. Manuscripts include his A modern history of Europe, The western tradition: a book of readings, The European right: a historical profile, The nationalist revival in France, 1905-1914, My France: politics, culture, myth, France, fin de siècle, Action française: royalism and reaction in twentieth century France, and articles for journals.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Biography

    Weber was born on April 24, 1925 in Bucharest, Romania; attended Institut d'études politiques, Paris, 1948-49, 1951-52; BA (1950), MA (1954) and M.Litt (1956), Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge; lecturer, University of Alberta, 1954-55; assistant professor, University of Iowa, 1955-56; assistant professor (1956), associate professor (1959-63), professor and chairman of the department of history, UCLA (1965-68); dean of social sciences (1976-77) and dean of the College of Letters and Sciences (1977-82), UCLA; published works include The nationalist revival in France, 1905-1914 (1959), Action française: royalism and reaction in twentieth century France (1962), Varieties of fascism: doctrines of revolution in the twentieth century (1964), Peasants into Frenchmen: the modernization of rural France, 1870-1914 (1976), France, fin de siècle (1986), and The hollow years: France in the 1930s (1994).

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of notes, manuscripts, galley and proof sheets, correspondence, microfilm, and UCLA course lecture notes of history professor Eugen Weber. Manuscripts include his A modern history of Europe; The western tradition: a book of readings; The European right: a historical profile; The nationalist revival in France, 1905-1914; My France: politics, culture, myth; France, fin de siècle; Action française: royalism and reaction in twentieth century France, and articles for journals.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Weber, Eugen Joseph, 1925- --Archives.
    University of California, Los Angeles. Dept. of History--Faculty--Archival resources.
    Historians--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.

    Genres and Forms of Material

    Manuscripts for publication.