Dorson mss., 1925-1981

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Dorson mss., 1925-1981

Dorson mss., 1925-1981

Consists of the papers of Richard Mercer Dorson, 1916-1981, Indiana University professor and internationally renowned folklorist. The correspondence section, consisting of approximately 14,500 items arranged chronologically, documents Dorson's determination to turn the American Folklore Society and American folklore studies away from amateurism toward rigorous scholarship. The correspondence also shows Dorson's wide network of national and international relationships established with numerous scholars over the years. Writings in the collection are divided into those by Dorson and those by other folklorists, historians, and colleagues. Fieldwork and research materials in the collection include notes, transcriptions, and field tapes. Dorson's Indiana University related files include materials for the Folklore Institute, the Folklore Archives, the Archives of Traditional Music, the History Department, and various university committees. Also here are papers of folklore and history students, dissertation materials, and Dorson's class notes.

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Morse, Wayne Lyman

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Ortutay, Gyula

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Ray, Gordon Norton

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McGuire, Paula

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Conroy, Jack.

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Heilfurth, Gerhard

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Koster, Donald Nelson, 1910-....

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Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963

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Pioneer anthropologist and Africanist; Professor of Sociology (1927-38) and of Anthropology (1938-61), Northwestern University. From 1961 through 1963, held Northwestern's Chair of African Studies, the first such position in the United States. From the description of Melville Herskovits Papers, 1906-1963. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80577063 Anthropologist; Africanist; founder of the first African Studies program in the United States. Melville J. ...

Ho Ting-jui

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Wilson, Thomas James

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Stolz, Benjamin A.

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Adams, Robert Jesse

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Eberhard, Wolfram, 1909-1989

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Wolfram Eberhard was born in Potsdam, Germany in 1909, the son of Gustav Eberhard. Beginning in 1927, Wolfram Eberhard studied sinology, ethnology and philosophy at the University of Berlin, receiving his doctorate in 1933. He studied Chinese at the Seminar for Oriental Languages. In 1934, Eberhard married Alide Roemer. After Hitler's accession to power, Eberhard and his wife left Germany and went to China. While in China, he taught German-language and Latin classes. In 1935, he returned to Germ...

Slobin, Mark.

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Utley, Francis Lee, 1907-1974

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Beitl, Klaus.

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De Caro, F. A., 1943-

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Francis A. de Caro, a professor emeritus of English at Louisiana State University, is the author of The Folktale Cat (1993) and Folklife in Louisiana Photography (1990). He was the first chairman of the Louisiana Folklife Commission, an advisory body to the Louisiana State Department of Culture, Recreation, and Tourism that works closely with the agency's folklife program. His wife, Rosan Augusta Jordan, is a retired professor of English at Louisiana State University. Both received Ph.D. degrees...

Newall, Venetia June (Tubbs)

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Sanderson, Stewart F.

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Lee, Hector, 1908-1992

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Hector Lee completed his MA from Berkeley in the 1930s and became an instructor at the University of Utah. In the early 1940s, Lee, along with Austin Fife and Wayland Hand, conducted extensive fieldwork on the Mormon legend of the Three Nephites, which is why Lee, Fife, and Hand were jokingly called "The Three Nephites" by their friends. In a 1985 Newsletter of the Folklore Society of Utah article, Dave Stanley wrote: " In 1942, Lee published an article: "The Three Nephites: A Disap...

Knott, Sarah Gertrude, 1895-1984

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Knott served as president of the NFFA from its founding in 1934 until 1970. The group's annual festival featured indigenous American and ethnic song and dance. The NFFA later changed its name to the National Council for Traditional Arts. From the description of Papers, 1934-1979. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 191916942 ...

Burkhardt, Frederick Henry

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Collins, Ralph Leonard

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Richmond, W. Edson (Winthrop Edson), 1916-1994

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Ives, Edward D.

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Ball, John (John F.)

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Epithet: FRS, Colonial Under-Sec British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000543.0x0002a7 Epithet: of Stowe MS 743 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000677.0x000399 Epithet: of Dublin British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000677.0x000392 ...

Byrnes, Robert Francis

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Born December 30, 1917 in Waterville, New York, Robert F. Byrnes attended Amherst College, receiving his B.A. in 1939, and Harvard University, where he received his Ph.D. in 1947. Byrnes continued his education as a senior fellow in the Russian Institute at Columbia University from 1948-1950. Byrnes specialized in the study of Russian conservative thought, Russian historical writing, anti-Semitism in France and Europe, the Soviet role in world affairs after World War II,...

Whitten, Norman E., Jr. (Norman Earl), 1937-

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Oinas, Felix J.

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Felix Oinas, a world renowned scholar in the areas of Slavic linguistics, Finno-Ugric language, literature, and folklore, was a professor of Uralic and Altaic Studies and Slavic Languages and Literatures at Indiana University from 1950 until his retirement in 1981. From the description of Felix J. Oinas papers, 1949-2005. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 677984698 Felix Oinas was born on March 6, 1911 in Tartu Estonia to Ernst and Marie Oinas. Marie was...

Boatright, Mody Coggin, 1896-1970

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Merritt, Lynne Lionel

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Holbek, Bengt, 1933-1992

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Holbrook, Stewart Hall

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Arno Press.

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Fraenkel, A. Peter

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McDonald, Donald Archie

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LaPin, Deirdre Ann, 1946-

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Waugh, Butler Huggins

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Glassie, Henry H. (Henry Haywood), 1914-1987

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Randall, Thomas Edwin

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Karpeles, Maud, 1885-1976

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Epithet: folk-song collector British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000560.0x00024b ...

Ben-Ami, Issachar

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Overton, Douglas

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Yarborough, Ralph Webster, 1903-1996

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Ralph Webster Yarborough (b. June 8, 1903, Chandler, Tex.-d. Jan. 27, 1996, Austin, Tex.), U.S. Senator from Texas, attended West Point and the Sam Houston State Teachers College, taught school in Texas, and spent one year in Germany as assistant secretary for the American Chamber of Commerce. He served in the Texas National Guard for three years before graduating from the University of Texas law school in 1927. He was assistant attorney general of Texas in the early 1930s and was elected distri...

Moe, Henry Allen, 1894-1975

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Rufus Ivory Cole served as the the director and physician-in-charge (1909-1937) of the Hospital of the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, the first hospital in the United States devoted primarily to the investigation of disease. Cole's medical research centered on problems relating to immunity to diseases of the respiratory system, particularly pneumonia From the guide to the Rufus Ivory Cole papers, ca. 1900-1966, 1900-1966, (American Philosophical Society) George ...

Muelder, Milton E.

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Wentworth, Richard Leigh

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Stetson, R. H.

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Gavazzi, Milovan

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Morris, Alton Chester

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Philipson, Morris, 1926-2011

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Johnson, Aili Kolehmainen

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Szövérffy, Joseph

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Braden, Samuel Edward, 1914-2003

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Christiansen, Reidar Thoralf

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Blacker, Carmen Elizabeth

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McClellan, Edwin, 1925-2009

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Fikry, Mona

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Dupree, Louis Benjamin

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Millar, Branford Price

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Ford foundation

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Philanthropic organization established in 1936 by Henry and Edsel Ford from profits of the Ford Motor Company. From the description of Grant files, [ca. 1936-1986]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155532303 ...

Saleh, Ahmed Rushdi

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Roberts, Warren E. (Warren Everett), 1924-

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In 1953, Warren Everett Roberts became the first person to earn a PhD in Folklore not only at Indiana University, but also within the United States. As a student, Roberts served as a teaching fellow and upon earning his degree, joined the faculty of the IU Dept. of English. He held a split appointment with the Folklore Institute until 1966, when he became full-time faculty with the Institute, remaining until his 1994 retirement. From the description of Warren E. Roberts papers, 1863-...

Henningsen, Gustav

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Szwed, John F., 1936-....

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Perry, Bernard Barenson

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Campbell, Marie Alice (Umbach)

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Allen, Thomas B.

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Kirkland, Edwin Capers

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Voegelin, C. F. (Charles Frederick), 1906-1986

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Charles Frederick Voegelin (also known as Carl) was an anthropologist and linguist. From the description of Papers, 1934-[1950s]. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122523580 Charles (Carl) Frederick Voegelin was an anthropologist and linguist known for his studies of Native American languages. He was professor of anthropology and linguists at Indiana University from 1941 until 1978. From the description of Papers, 1836-1968. (American ...

Eder, Matthias.

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Webb, Hilda (Eggleston)

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Garraty, John A. (John Arthur), 1920-2007

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Educator, editor, and historian. M.A. (Columbia, 1942); Ph.D. (Columbia, 1948); LHD (Michigan State University, 1969). Professor of History at Columbia since 1959. From the description of John A. Garraty papers, 1912-1990. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 495526654 ...

Goswami, Praphulladatta, 1919-1994

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Barua, Birinchi Kumar.

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Shamy, Hasan M. El-

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Welsch, Rodger Lee

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Fenton, William Nelson

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Visher, Halene Hatcher

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Byington, Robert H.

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Brown, Henry Daniels

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Goldstein, Kenneth S., 1927-1995

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Greenway, John.

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Epithet: Merchant British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000982.0x000248 ...

Carey, George Gibson, 1934-2013

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Neumeyer, Peter F., 1929-

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Biographical Information: Peter F. Neumeyer was born in Germany in 1929. Fleeing the Nazis, he and his family emigrated to the United States in 1936. After receiving his undergraduate degree, master’s degree, and doctorate (in 1963) in English at UC Berkeley, Neumeyer taught at Harvard University until 1969. It was there that Neumeyer taught one of the first literary courses on children's books in North America. Besides Harvard, Neumeyer has ...

Jackson, Kennell A.

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Amy Elizabeth Biehl earned her A.B. at Stanford University in 1989; Kennell Jackson was her professor and advisor on her senior honors thesis. After graduation she worked with the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs, working in Namibia, South Africa, Burundi, Cote d'Ivoire, Congo, Guyana, Suriname and Zambia. She was in South Africa as a Fulbright Scholar when she was killed in August 1993. From the description of Amy Biehl collection, 1989-1996. (Unknown). WorldC...

Wrigglesworth, Hazel J.

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Blair, Walter, 1900-....

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Educator and literary scholar. From the description of Papers, 1970-1989. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 40329113 Professor of English, University of Chicago, Ill.; scholar in American humor studies. From the description of Papers, 1933-1986. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19242468 ...

Pinon, Rodger

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Rodger, Ian Graham

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Hyman, Stanley Edgar, 1919-1970.

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Literary critic and educator. From the description of Papers, 1932-1978 (bulk 1938-1970). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 30891852 From the description of Papers of Stanley Edgar Hyman, 1932-1978 (bulk 1938-1970). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71070459 Biographical Note 1919, June 11 Born, New York, N.Y. 19...

Benson, Martha A.

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Arguedas, José Maria

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Winkelman, Donald M.

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Emerson, William Richard

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Kirtley, Bacil Flemming, 1924-

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Fry, Gladys-Marie, 1931-

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Gucker, Frank Thomson, 1900-

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Gucker earned his Harvard PhD in 1925. From the description of Report of research work : Chemistry 20a, 1922-1923. June 9, 1923. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77075501 ...

Richmond, Winthrop E.

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Noss, Philip A.

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Seki, Keigo, 1899-1990

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Nettl, Bruno, 1930-....

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American ethnomusicologist of Czech birth educated at Indiana University and the University of Michigan. His distinguished teaching career has been based primarily at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (appointed associate professor of music, 1964; professor of music and anthropology, 1967-92; emeritus professor, 1992) but has included numerous guest professorships and awards. His scholarship has been highly influential in the growth of ethnomusicology during the second half of the 2...

Andersen, S. P.

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Wachsmann, Klaus Philipp

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Constantin, Charles

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Yoder, Don.

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Don Yoder is a musician and folklorist. In the 1950s, he was on the faculty of Franklin and Marshall College. In the 1960s, he moved to the University of Pennsylvania, where he was initially on the faculty of the Department of Religious Thought and later in the Department of Folklore and Folklife Yoder is the author of several books, many of them having to do with the lives of German immigrants in Pennsylvania. One of his prime research interests is the Evangelical Unite...

Lindgren, Ethel John

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Jameson, Raymond De Loy

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Cortazar, Augusto Raúl, 1910-1974

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Danielson, Larry William, 1940-

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Biebuyck, Daniel P., 1925-....

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Carter, Byrum

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Reuss, Richard A.

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Indiana University alumnus and professor of folklore; distinguished scholar of folksong revival. From the description of Richard A. Reuss papers, 1888-1986 (bulk 1927-1973). (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 55702888 Richard A. Reuss was well-respected as a pioneering scholar of the folksong revival. His collection contains the documentary materials on which he and several other scholars drew heavily for their publications on Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan and...

Hassell, James Woodrow, 1915-

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Jones, Stephen S., Jr.

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MacQueen, John

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Moyne, Ernest J.

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Hole, Christina (Stanley)

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Manuel, E. Arsenio, 1909-....

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Janković, Ljubica S., 1894-1974

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Wells, Herman B.

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Before becoming president of Indiana University, Herman B Wells served as an assistant cashier at the National Bank of Lebanon before going on to work for the Indiana Bankers Association, the Indiana Commission for Financial Institutions, and the Indiana Department of Financial Institutions. He was named dean of the Indiana University School of Business administration in 1935 by IU President William Lowe Bryan. In 1937 he was named acting president of the university and president the following y...

Encyclopädie des Märchens

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Liebenow, J. Gus, 1925-....

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J. Gus Liebenow joined the faculty of Indiana University in 1958 and founded the university's African Studies Program in 1961, which he directed for 11 years. He also served as dean for research and advanced studies as well as vice president and dean for academic affairs on the Bloomington campus. In 1987, he was named Rudy Professor by the university trustees, who award the title for excellence. He retired in 1990 . An expert on Liberia, Professor Liebenow testified on ...

Blank, Les

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O'Neil, Robert Merchant

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Fitchen, Allen Nelson

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Beck, Horace Palmer, 1920-

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Andrzejewski, B. W.

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Catton, Bruce, 1899-1978

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American journalist and historian of the American Civil War. From the description of Bruce Catton papers, 1861-1865 and 1951-1961. (The Citadel, Daniel Library). WorldCat record id: 624071973 Bruce Catton (1899-1978), a Civil War historian, was a newspaper reporter in Cleveland and Boston before working for the War Production Board and the U.S. Department of Commerce during World War II. The first of his 15 Civil War histories was published in 1951. Catton's "A Stillness at ...

Lomax, Alan, 1915-2002

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Boggs, Ralph Steele

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Peeters, Karel Constant

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Knappert, Jan.

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Hymes, Dell H.

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Dell Hathaway Hymes, an anthropologist, linguist, and educator, is best known for his studies of the language and culture of Native Americans at the Warm Springs reservation in Central Oregon. From the guide to the Introduction to Swadesh Book, The Origin and Diversification of Language, 1971, (American Philosophical Society) Dell H. Hymes is a linguist and folklorist. From the guide to the The language of the Kathlamet Chinook, 1955, 1955, (American Philosophica...

Simeone, William E.

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Haque, Abu Saeed Zahurul

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Fergusson, Donald A., 1912-

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Fallon, John

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Klymasz, Robert Bogdan, 1936-

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Trevor, J. C. (Jack Carrick), 1907-

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Tillhagen, Carl-Herman Olof

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McAllester, David P. (David Park), 1916-2006

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David Park McAllester was professor of Anthropology and Music at Wesleyan University from 1947 to 1986. He studied and wrote about the rites and ceremonies of the Navajo Indians and was a co-founder of the Society for Ethnomusicology. From the description of David McAllester papers, 1940 - 1996. (Wesleyan University). WorldCat record id: 166275254 ...

Mcdavid, Raven Ioor

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Raven Ioor McDavid, Jr. was born on October 16, 1911 in Greenville, South Carolina to Raven Ioor and Marie Louise (Henderson) McDavid. In 1929 McDavid was a summer student at the Virginia Military Academy. He received a B.A. from Furman University in Greenville in 1931, and went on to Duke University for graduate school (M.A. 1933, Ph.D 1935). From 1935 to 1938 McDavid was an English Instructor at the Citadel, a military academy in Charleston, South Carolina. From there ...

Hand, Wayland D. (Wayland Debs), 1907-1986

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Folklorist. Wayland Hand was active in the folklore field from about 1937-1986. From the description of The Wayland Hand collection of superstition and popular belief on index cards, 1937?-1986? (Utah State University). WorldCat record id: 69242470 Wayland Debs Hand (1907-1986) was born in Auckland, New Zealand. He immigrated to the United States and attended the University of Utah where he received his B.A. and M.A. in German. He received a PhD in Germanic Languages from th...

Pentikäinen, Juha Yrjänä

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Messenger, John C. (John Cowan), 1920-

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Htin Aung,, U.

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Burmese educator. From the description of Oral history interview with U H'tin Aung, 1965. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309728653 ...

Georges, Robert A.

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Stekert, Ellen Jane, 1935-

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Rosenburg, Neil Vandraegen

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Mitchner, Ann (Patterson)

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Rosenburg, Bruce Alan

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Senn, Harry A.

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Fernandez, James William

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Halpert, Herbert, 1911-2000

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Röhrich, Lutz

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Ross, E.

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Janson, H. F.

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Merino de Zela, Mildred

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Call, Thelma

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Deva, Indra, 1932-....

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Murdock, Kenneth Ballard, 1895-1975

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Murdock graduated from Harvard in 1916; taught English at Harvard and served as Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences. From the description of Papers of Kenneth B. Murdock, 1932?-1971 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973140 ...

Korson, George Gershon, 1899-1967

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Solt, Leo Frank

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Fred Russell Eggan

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Haywood, Charles, 1904-2000

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Charles Haywood, 1904- (Columbia M.A., 1940; Ph.D., 1949), performed in opera, concerts, on radio and TV; founded and was co-director of the Dici School of Performing Arts on Long Island; was President of the U.S. Committee of the International Folk Music Council; wrote and edited books about and collections of music, especially folk music; and taught at City University of New York, Juliard and Columbia. From the description of Charles Haywood papers, 1629-1895. (Columbia University ...

Merriam, Alan Parkhurst

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Elliott, Gerald A.

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Weinreich, Uriel.

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Ferris, William R.

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William R. Ferris (1942- ), born and raised in Vicksburg, Miss., is an author, folklorist, filmmaker, professor, photographer, administrator, and scholar chiefly working in the areas of African American and southern culture. Among his many published works is the "Encyclopedia of Southern Culture," which he co-edited with Charles Reagan Wilson. From the description of William R. Ferris collection, 1919s-2003 (Subjects A-K). (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 56931433 ...

Loomis, Charles Grant

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Tillson, Merl William

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Kane, Richard

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Hines, Donald Merrill

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Bringham, Clarence Saunders

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Greverus, Ina-Maria

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Pargellis, Stanley McCrory, 1898-

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Fifth Librarian of the Newberry Library, 1942-1962, and historian. Born in 1898 in Toledo, Ohio, and educated at the University of Nevada, Oxford (Rhodes Scholar), and Yale, Pargellis taught history at Cal Tech, Yale, and Scripps before becoming Librarian of the Newberry in Chicago. Under Pargellis, the Library assumed the outlines of its modern shape. The collection grew markedly through gifts (Graff, Greenlee) and enlarged acquisitions - rarities in the humanities, Mid...

Mancini, Pat (McNees)

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Indiana university press

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Founded in 1950 in Bloomington, Indiana, the Indiana University Press is a an academic publisher specializing in the humanities and social sciences. The majority of publications emphasize scholarship, but the the press also publishes text, trade, and reference titles. From the guide to the Indiana University Press mss. II, ca. 1950-1969, (Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)) ...

Ashton, John William, 1900-

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MacPhail, Heather

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Kirkendall, Richard Stewart, 1928-....

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Kennedy, Douglas, 1893-

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Born Edinburgh. Director of the English Folk Dance Society from 1924 Epithet: folk musician and dancer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000472.0x00035d ...

Ouwehand, Cornelius

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Cheney, Thomas E.

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Lindahl, Car

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Mook, Maurice A. (Maurice Allison), 1904-1973

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Jacobs, Melville, 1902-1971

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Author, anthropologist, folklorist and professor of anthropology and linguistics, University of Washington. Melville Jacobs was born in New York City, July 3, 1902, where he attended public school and received his undergraduate degree from City College. He entered Columbia University in 1922, completing both a masters in history (1923) and a doctorate in anthropology (1931). He studied under the noted anthropologist, Franz Boas. In 1928, Jacobs was appointed an associate...

Berwick, Keith, 1928-

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Basgöz, Ilhan

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Griffin, William James

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Callery, Joseph S.

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Wilson, Edward Meryon

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Whiting, Bartlett Jere

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Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981

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Dr. Richard Dorson is often cited as the father of American folklore. Over his lifetime he published a large collection of books and articles dealing with how folklore and culture are tied together. Dorson founded the Indiana University Folklore Institute in 1963, and became the first director and Chairman of the Folklore Department in 1978. From the description of Richard M. Dorson papers, 1940-1980, bulk 1962-1977. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 528831734 ...

Rothstein, Manuel Dannemann

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Randolph, Vance

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Gerow, Bert Alfred

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Lacourcière, Luc

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Fuld, James Jeffrey

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Nye, Russel B. (Russel Blaine), 1913-1993

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Russel B. Nye was born in Viola, Wisconsin, February 17, 1913. He received as A.B. from Oberlin College in 1934, an M.A. in 1935 and a Ph. D. in 1940 from the university of Wisconsin, an Litt. D. from Northern Michigan University in 1968 and an LL. D. from Ferris State College in 1969. Nye was a professor of English at Michigan State University from September 1, 1940 to July 1, 1979. He came out of retirement temporarily to teach at the university from January through August 1980. Nye published ...

Legman, G. (Gershon), 1917-

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Mason, Leonard Edward

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Misra, Bhabagrahi

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Babalola, S. A.

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Blegen, Theodore Christian, 1891-1969

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Theodore C. Blegen, B.A. (1910) Augsburg College, M.A. (1915), Ph.D. (1925) University of Minnesota. Appointed the faculty at the University of Minnesota in 1927 and served as dean of the Graduate School from 1940 until 1960. Theodore C. Blegen was born in Minneapolis on July 16, 1891. He received his bachelor's degree from Augsburg College in 1910 and his master's and doctoral degrees from the University of Minnesota in 1915 and 1925. Before joining the staff of the University of Minnesota in 1...

James, Edward Topping

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Harvard university press

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The Harvard University Press was established by the Corporation as a separate department of the University in 1913. It acted as both a printing and publishing organization but in 1942 the University Printing Office, which was started in 1872, was re-established as a separate unit, and Harvard University Press became responsible only for publishing activities. From the description of Correspondence, 1929-1972 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76975908 ...

Gallman, John Gerry

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Ó Duilearga, Séamus

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Jackson, Kenneth Hurlstone, 1909-1991

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Matičetov, Milko

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Ryan, John William

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Garbat, Audre D.

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Browne, Ray B. (Ray Broadus), 1922-2009

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Ray B. Browne was born on January 15, 1922 in Millport, Alabama. His father, a banker, moved the family around the South until the stock market crash of 1929. They returned to Millport where Ray would graduate from high school in 1940. Browne would receive a BA in English literature from the University of Alabama in 1943. He enlisted in the U.S. Army during World War II and spent two of his three years of service in Europe. After the war, he enrolled at Columbia University and received his MA in...

Cogswell, Roby

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Brady, George Keyports

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Kishibe, Shigeo.

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Ferris, William R.

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William R. Ferris (1942- ), born and raised in Vicksburg, Miss., is an author, folklorist, filmmaker, professor, photographer, administrator, and scholar chiefly working in the areas of African American and southern culture. Among his many published works is the "Encyclopedia of Southern Culture," which he co-edited with Charles Reagan Wilson. From the description of William R. Ferris collection, 1919s-2003 (Subjects A-K). (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 56931433 ...

Scheub, Harold Ernest

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Curtis, Richard Bertram

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Hudson, Arthur Palmer

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Baughman, Ernest Warren, 1916-

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Ernest Warren Baughman was born Sept. 10, 1916, in Manson, Iowa. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. In 1948 he moved to New Mexico to teach at the University of New Mexico (UNM). During his tenure at UNM, Baughman specialized in American literature and folklore, earning an international reputation in both fields. Baughman was president of the New Mexico Folklore Society from 1972-1973, and a member of the Society of Fellows of the American Folklore Society. After Baughman reti...

Haring, Lee

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Hurreiz, Sayed Hamid Ahmed

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Barnes, Tom.

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Henderson, Hamish

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Beam, C. Richard

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Meine, Franklin J., 1896-1968

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Franklin J. Meine was the editor of the American People's Encyclopedia, Chicago, Illinois, and a collector of American regional and folk tales and humor. From the description of Franklin J. Meine collection, 1824-1968. (University of Illinois-Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 53300984 ...

Collins, Carvel Emerson

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Thompson, Katharine (Simonds)

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Bayard, Samuel Preston

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Samuel Preston Bayard, famed folklorist, conducted fieldwork collecting folk songs even before he enrolled at the Pennsylvania State College. Bayard was born on April 10, 1908 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He graduated with an A.B. in Music in 1934, and received an A.M. in English from Harvard two years later. In 1945, Bayard was hired to teach Freshman Composition at the Pennsylvania State College and his scholarly output dealing with folk music grew tremendously. He was appointed assistant prof...

Evans, Emyr Estyn

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Köngäs Maranda, Elli-Kaija (1932-1982).

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McCulloh, Judith Marie (Binkele)

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Mintz, Jerome Richard

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Remak, Henry

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Weatherby, Meredith

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Leach, MacEdward, 1896-1967

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Greenwood Press Inc.

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Gāragī, Balawanta, 1916-2003

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