Gerd Heidemann collection on B. Traven

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Gerd Heidemann collection on B. Traven
Date (inclusive): 1912-1980, undated
Collection Number: MS 241
Creator: Heidemann, Gerd, 1931-
Extent: 16.5 linear feet
Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Abstract: This collection contains correspondence, transcripts, notes, photographs, and other material compiled by reporter Gerd Heidemann in his quest to discover the identity of B. Traven (also known as Ret Marut), editor of the German revolutionary journal Ziegelbrenner. A complete run of Ziegelbrenner is included. Correspondence between B. Traven and his publisher, originating in Mexico, is also included.
Languages: The collection is primarily in German.

Access

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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[identification of item], [date if possible]. Gerd Heidemann collection on B. Traven (MS 241). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Collection Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, transcripts, notes, photographs, and other material compiled by reporter Gerd Heidemann in his quest to discover the identity of B. Traven (also known as Ret Marut), editor of the German revolutionary journal Ziegelbrenner. A complete run of Ziegelbrenner is included. Correspondence between B. Traven and his publisher, originating in Mexico, is also included.

Indexing Terms

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

Subjects

Traven, B.
Heidemann, Gerd, 1931-

Genres and Forms of Materials

Correspondence
Photographs
Publications