Melville Best Anderson papers, 1926-1930.

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Anderson, Melville Best, 1851-1933. Melville Best Anderson papers, 1926-1930.

Melville Best Anderson papers, 1926-1930.

Primarily incoming correspondence to Melville Best Anderson from former students Anna Strunsky Walling and Agnes Smith Manucci Capponi, from colleagues E.O. James, David Starr Jordan, Thomas H. MacBride, Charles Eliot Norton, and Paget Toynbee (fellow Dante scholar), as well as less detailed correspondence from Fremont Older and former students Samuel S. McClure and John Huston Finley, as well as various other academic and literary figures of the early twentieth century, including many affiliated with Stanford.

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Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931

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Finley, John H. (John Huston), 1863-1940

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James, E. O.

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Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908

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McClure, S. S. (Samuel Sidney), 1857-1949

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Walling, Anna Strunsky, 1879-

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Anna Strunsky Walling (1879- ) was born in Babinotz, Russia, and immigrated to the United States in 1893. She took classes through the University of California system and earned an A.B. degree from Stanford University in 1900. In 1906 she married William English Walling (1877-1936), the author and reformer, and spent the next two years studying in Russia. Both Anna and William were active Socialists and social reformers who wrote and lectured on literary and political topics. Anna Strunsky Walli...

Anderson, Melville Best, 1851-1933

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American literary scholar, primarily of Dante. From the description of Melville Best Anderson papers, 1926-1930. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122552958 Head of English Dept. at Stanford University and Dante scholar. From the description of Melville Best Anderson letters to Franklin E. Perham and other papers, 1901-1928. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 215099758 Biography Me...

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Botanist and educator. From the description of Papers, 1845-1954. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 28411999 Botanist, educator, and president of the University of Iowa. From the description of Papers of Thomas H. Macbride, 1845-1954. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233108192 ...

Capponi, Agnes Smith Mannucci.

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