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Guide to Merrill Joan Gerber's The Funeral of Ben Goldman : Manuscript, 1962 October
Special Collections M0110  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Merrill Joan Gerber's The Funeral of Ben Goldman : Manuscript ,
    Date (inclusive): 1962 October
    Collection number: Special Collections M0110
    Creator: Merrill, Joan Gerber
    Extent: 1 folder
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language: English.

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    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 Merrill Spiro, 1962

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    [Identification of item] Merrill Joan Gerber's The Funeral of Ben Goldman : Manuscript, M0110, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.


    Merrill Joan Gerber, born 15 March 1938 in Brooklyn, New York, received a b.a. from University of Florida in 1959. In 1962 Gerber received a creative writing fellowship from Stanford University. Many of Gerber's short stories have been published in magazines. The name used with this story was Merrill Spiro.

    Scope and Content

    Summary: Manuscript of the short story, THE FUNERAL OF BEN GOLDMAN.