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Finding Aid for the Bradford Allen Booth Papers, 1936-1968 LSC.0507
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  • Restrictions on Access
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  • Organization and Arrangement
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  • Title: Bradford Allen Booth papers
    Identifier/Call Number: LSC.0507
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 7.5 linear feet 15 boxes.
    Date: 1936-1968
    Abstract: Bradford Allen Booth (1909- ) was a professor and chairman of the Department of English at UCLA. He was the editor of Nineteenth-Century Fiction and wrote many books. The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, and printed materials.
    Language of Materials: Materials are in English.
    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.
    Creator: Booth, Bradford Allen, 1909-

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary 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.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Bradford Allen Booth Papers (Collection 507). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Additional Physical Form Available

    A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
    • Public Services Division
    • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
    • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
    • Box 951575
    • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
    • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
    • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu


    Booth was born on April 9, 1909 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; BS, Allegheny College, 1930; MA (1932) and Ph.D (1935), Harvard University; instructor, University of Tennessee, 1935-36; instructor (1936-40), assistant professor (1940-48), associate professor (1948-54), professor in 1954, and chairman of the Department of English in 1965, UCLA; founded and became editor of Nineteenth-Century Fiction in 1945; published works include A Cabinet of Gems (1938), Trollope's Autobiography (1947), Letters of Anthony Trollope (1951), Trollope's North America (1951), and Anthony Trollope: Aspects of His Life and Art (1958).

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, and printed materials.

    Organization and Arrangement

    This collection has been arranged in the following series:
    • Series 1: Correspondence
    • Series 2: Manuscripts
    • Series 3: Printed Material
    • Series 4: Other Material

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4230401 

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Booth, Bradford Allen, 1909- -- Archives
    University of California, Los Angeles. Department of English--Faculty. -- Archives