Guide to the Edward K. Putnam Papers

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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Overview

Call Number: SC1026
Creator: Putnam, Edward K.
Title: Edward K. Putnam papers
Dates: 1902-1905
Physical Description: 0.75 linear foot
Summary: Pocket daybooks; lecture notes (1903, 1904); lectures on Bunyan, Elizabethan fiction, 17th century fiction, romanticism, the historical novel, Defoe, Swift, and the English novel; correspondence; manuscripts; and student papers.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
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

Administrative Information

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

Edward K. Putnam Papers (SC1026). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Edward K. Putnam was an Instructor in the Department of English at Stanford from 1901 to 1906.

Description of the Collection

The papers include his pocket daybooks; lecture notes (1903, 1904); lectures on Bunyan, Elizabethan fiction, 17th century fiction, romanticism, the historical novel, Defoe, Swift, and the English novel; correspondence; manuscripts; and student papers.

Access Terms

Putnam, Edward K.
Stanford University. Dept. of English--Faculty.
Daybooks.
English literature.
Lecture notes.
Lectures.


Collection Contents

Box 1, Folder 1

Correspondence, incoming, various correspondents 1905

Box 1, Folder 2

Calendar/diary 1902-1903

Box 1, Folder 3

Reprints 1896-1902

Box 1, Folder 4

Lecture notes, English 5 1903

Box 1, Folder 5-6

lecure notes, English 6 1904

Box 1, Folder 7

Lecture notes: Bunyan, Steele and Addison, Defoe and Swift

Box 1, Folder 8

Lecture notes, the English novel

Box 1, Folder 9

Lecture notes, fiction: Elizabethan fiction, history of English 17th century, and Fielding's theory of fiction

Box 1, Folder 10

Lecture notes, the novel: beginnings of the Romantic Movement and the historical novel

Box 1, Folder 11

Lecture: the romance of Havelok

Box 2, Folder 1

Student papers: "Study of Milton's Criticism" and "The Madness of Hieronimo" 1903

Box 2, Folder 2

Student papers: 3 papers on "A Study of the Nouns and Verbs in Lazamon's Brut" circa 1904

Box 2, Folder 3

Miscellaneous: receipt for membership fee in Sequoia Club and administrative memorandum re Putnam as general advisor 1905