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Guide to the Janina Wojcicki Hoskins Papers, 1949-1994
Special Collections M0820  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Janina Wojcicki Hoskins Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1949-1994
    Collection number: Special Collections M0820
    Creator: Hoskins, Janina Wojcicki.
    Extent: 11 linear ft.
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions


    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.


    Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Stanley Wojcicki, 1995.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item] Janina Wojcicki Hoskins Papers, M0820, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.


    Polish emigre who escaped the Communist regime in 1949, first to Sweden, later moving to the United States where she became the Slavic bibliographer at the Library of Congress

    Scope and Content

    Personal and professional correspondence, reference files and written drafts of various articles and books dealing particularly with Thaddeus Kosciuszko, I. J. Paderewski, the memoirs of Krystyna Narbutt, music collections in Poland, Polish printing and rare books, Polish manuscripts in the Library of Congress, the visual arts in Poland, and personal memoirs including information about Stanislaw Mikolajczyk.

    Access Terms

    Henry III, King of Poland.
    Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826.
    Kosciuszko, Thaddeus.
    Kowalski, William.
    Lewanski, Richard Casimir, 1918-
    Lelewel, Joachin.
    Mikolajczyk, Stanislaw.
    Narbutt, Krystyna.
    Paderewski, Ignace Jan, 1860-1941.
    Sudnik, George.
    Wetter, Maija.
    Slavic literature.