Collection contains manuscripts dating
from his period at Stanford as well as papers from his student days at Cornell (1909-1918)
and correspondence written during his service as Dean of Graduate Studies at Washington
University (1943-1945). Also included are personal business papers and correspondence from
1945-1965. Accession 2021-111 consists of letters to and from Richard Foster Jones. The
letters are mainly between him and his wife, Lucile Law Jones, with dates ranging from
Richard Foster Jones was a Professor of English at Stanford (1945-1952) and founder of the
Stanford Creative Writing Center.
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