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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • UCLA Catalog Record ID
  • Preferred Citation
  • Related Material
  • Scope and Contents
  • Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Title: William Mathias Lamers papers
    creator: Lamers, William Mathias
    Identifier/Call Number: LSC.2011
    Physical Description: 7 Linear Feet (10 boxes, 2 oversize boxes)
    Date (inclusive): circa 1952-1971
    Physical Location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of William M. Lamers, 1972.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. Preliminary manuscript
    2. Final transcript
    3. Research and publication materials
    4. Correspondence related to William S. Rosecrans
    5. Correspondence and reviews
    6. Microfilm

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 1973051 

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], William Mathias Lamers Papers (Collection 2011). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Related Material

    William S. Rosecrans Papers (Collection 663)  . Available at UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Scope and Contents

    Collection consists of materials relating to the manuscript of William Mathias Lamers' book, The Edge of Glory (Harcourt, Brace & World, 1961), a biography of Major General William Starke Rosecrans of the Union Army during the American Civil War. Collection includes the preliminary manuscript, final manuscript, correspondence, research notes, reviews, other printed material, and microfilm documents.

    Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

    Property rights to the physical objects belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. All other rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Manuscripts for publication.
    Authors, American -- 20th century -- Archives.
    Lamars, William Mathias, 1900--Edge of glory
    Lamers, William Mathias, 1900- --Archives.
    Rosecrans, William S. (William Starke)