Papers documenting Carnochan's career
as researcher and writer. Included are source materials, drafts, and published versions of
his scholarly articles and books, with related correspondence; published book reviews; texts
of papers and talks with related correspondence and ephemera; and materials pertaining to
his support of the Stanford University Libraries and his directorship of the Stanford
Educated at Harvard University (A.B. 1953, A.M. 1957, and Ph.D. 1960), W. B. Carnochan
joined the English faculty at Stanford University in 1960. He chaired the English department
from 1971-73 and has served the University as dean of graduate studies and vice-provost,
1975-80, and director of the Stanford Humanities Center, 1985-1991.
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