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Stanford University, Department of English, Records
SC0410  
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  • Immediate Source of Acquisition note
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Ownership & Copyright
  • Cite As
  • Description of the Collection

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Stanford University, Department of English, records
    Creator: Stanford University. Department of English
    Identifier/Call Number: SC0410
    Physical Description: 4.5 Linear Feet
    Date (inclusive): 1947-1993
    Abstract: Correspondence files of the executive heads of the department: Herbert Dean Meritt, Richard F. Jones, Virgil K. Whitaker, George F. Sensabaugh, John C. Loftis, and Thomas C. Moser; and minutes from Executive Committee, 1951-1987, department meetings, 1965-1993, and faculty meetings, 1967-1987. Correspondents include Stanford faculty and administrators, English faculty from other colleges, and prospective students. Subjects include faculty appointments, student dissertations, curriculum matters, inquiries from other colleges about faculty candidates among the department's graduate students, and administrative affairs of the department.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition note

    Administrative transfers, 1983 and 1993.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Materials are open for research use. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

    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

    Stanford University, Department of English, Records (SC0410). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Description of the Collection

    Correspondence files of the executive heads of the department: Herbert Dean Meritt, Richard F. Jones, Virgil K. Whitaker, George F. Sensabaugh, John C. Loftis, and Thomas C. Moser; and minutes from Executive Committee, 1951-1987, department meetings, 1965-1993, and faculty meetings, 1967-1987. Correspondents include Stanford faculty and administrators, English faculty from other colleges, and prospective students. Subjects include faculty appointments, student dissertations, curriculum matters, inquiries from other colleges about faculty candidates among the department's graduate students, and administrative affairs of the department.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    English literature -- Study and teaching.
    American literature -- Study and teaching.
    Loftis, John Clyde
    Stanford University. Department of English
    Jones, Richard Foster
    Whitaker, Virgil Keeble
    Moser, Thomas C.
    Meritt, Herbert Dean
    Sensabaugh, George Frank