Ellis Amburn papers, 1916-2005, (bulk 1973-2000).

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Amburn, Ellis. Ellis Amburn papers, 1916-2005, (bulk 1973-2000).

Ellis Amburn papers, 1916-2005, (bulk 1973-2000).

The papers document Ellis Amburn's career in the publishing industry and as a biographer. The papers consist of professional correspondence, photographs, research materials, press clippings, promotional materials, and manuscripts of his published works. Included in the papers are personal correspondence and biographical information that provide limited information about Amburn's personal history.

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