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Guide to the William A. Swanberg Papers, n.d.
Special Collections M0181  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: William A. Swanberg Papers,
    Date (inclusive): n.d.
    Collection number: Special Collections M0181
    Creator: Swanberg, William A.
    Extent: 54 items
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item] William A. Swanberg Papers, M0181, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Acquisition Informatino

    Gift of Lorna B. Smith, 1968


    William Andrew Swanberg, a free lance writer, was born 23 November 1907 in St. Paul, Minnesota. He worked for Dell Publishing Co. as an editor before going free lance in 1945.

    Scope and Content

    Summary: Collection includes biographical research for a biography of Theodore Dreiser, personal correspondence, writings, and material collected on the assassinatiin of John F. Kennedy.