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Richard J. Voorhees papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 401

Scope and Contents

The collection covers the writing career of Purdue University English professor Richard Voorhees. Materials include manuscripts, articles, book reviews, reprints, author proofs, and correspondence. Voorhees book, The Paradox of George Orwell, was the first publication by Purdue University Studies later known as Purdue University Press. An article regarding this publication can be found in Purdue Campus Copy March 1961.

Dates

  • 1949 - 1988

Creator

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Access Information

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Use Information

There are no use restrictions on collection.

Extent

2.447 Cubic Feet (Two cubic foot boxes and one letter-size half-width manuscript)

Related Materials

Purdue University. (1944). Campus Copy : News of the Staffs of Purdue University. 13(6).
Title
Richard J. Voorhees papers
Status
Completed
Author
Joanne Mendes, Amanda Burdick, and Keertana Marella
Date
2020-04-08
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English
Edition statement
Third edition. Collection description first completed 2008-05-09.

Revision Statements

  • 2017-09-05: Scope and content note updated and separated materials added to collection.
  • 2020-04-08: Collection description updated by Keertana Marella.

Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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