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Furbush (Margaret) collection of Janet Lewis material
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Margaret K. Furbush collection of Janet Lewis material
    creator: Furbush, Margaret M.
    source: Brick Row Book Shop (San Francisco, Calif.)
    Identifier/Call Number: M2064
    Physical Description: 11.26 Linear Feet 24 MSB, 2 Half boxes, 2 cassette boxes
    Date (inclusive): unknown

    Related Materials

    There are other collections of Janet Lewis including ones containing media.

    Biographical / Historical

    Janet Lewis was an American novelist and poet, married to Yvor Winters, also an American poet and a literary critic. Janet also composed librettos. Margaret Furbush was a Stanford Library friend who worked in the Dept. of Special Collections, and was on the board of the Library Associates. She was the primary force behind the revival of the Library Associates’ journal, Imprint.

    Scope and Contents

    Materials consist of documents and media related to Janet Lewis and her writing, including correspondence, Lewis' manuscripts and correspondence related to them, and printed material.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

    Conditions Governing Use

    While Special Collections is the owner of the physical and digital items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-publish.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Purchase; 2015. Accession MSS 2015-032.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], Margaret K. Furbush collection of Janet Lewis material (M2064). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Furbush, Margaret M.
    Brick Row Book Shop (San Francisco, Calif.)
    Lewis, Janet