Elizabeth Bradstreet collection on Lawrence Clark Powell circa 1929-1970

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Elizabeth Bradstreet collection on Lawrence Clark Powell, circa 1929-1970

Elizabeth Bradstreet collection on Lawrence Clark Powell circa 1929-1970

This collection consists of papers of and about Lawrence Clark Powell, former UC Los Angeles Librarian, collected by Elizabeth Bradstreet, Powell's administrative assistant. Included are pamphlets, reprints, periodicals, typescripts, clippings, and other ephemera by and about Powell. The earliest item is a 1929 issue of Sabre Tooth (Occidental College) and coverage continues through Powell's years at UCLA in the 1970s.

0.8 linear feet; (2 document boxes)

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Bradstreet, Elizabeth

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Powell, Lawrence Clark, 1906-2001

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Lawrence Clark Powell was a noted writer and librarian. Powell was well-known for his writings on librarianship and the literature of the American Southwest, including books such as Books West Southwest and Southwest Classics. He served as head librarian at UCLA from 1944 to 1961, when he became the founding dean of the UCLA Graduate School of Library Service. After retiring from UCLA, Powell moved to Tucson, Arizona in 1971, where he served as a Professor in Residence at the University of Arizo...