This collection contains several drafts of the
Mr. Traven, I presume? by author Michael
L. Baumann as well as correspondence between Baumann (or his wife) and Peter Briscoe
and Sid Berger, both former staff members of the UC Riverside Libraries, regarding
Michael L. Baumann was a professor of English at California State University, Chico
from the 1970s to the 1990s. His doctoral dissertation on B. Traven was published in
1976 by University of New Mexico Press under the title B.
Traven: An Introduction. In later years, he submitted the manuscript of
his book Mr. Traven, I presume? to the UCR Library's
Special Collections Department for publication.
0.5 linear feet
(1 document box)
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