Papers, 1977-1982.


Papers, 1977-1982.

Papers include 2 folders of Arlin Turner Festschrift files containing correspondence and miscellany and the Robert E. Spiller file containing letters about Spiller written by former graduate students. Includes correspondence with Professors Louis J. Budd and Arlin Turner. Includes a copy of the introduction to the Turner Festschrift; Dr. Turner's vita; bibliography of his works; list of contributors to the Festschrift; and index of persons appearing in the Festschrift.

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Spiller, Robert Ernest, 1896-1988 (person)

Professor of English, University of Pennsylvania; recipient of packages of letters from Burt. From the description of Correspondence from Maxwell Struthers Burt, 1947. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155862428 Dr. Robert E. Spiller was a professor in the English Department at Swarthmore College and the University of Pennsylvania. From the description of Miscellaneous manuscripts, 1923-1928. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat ...

Anderson, Carl L. (person)

American educator and translator. From the description of Papers, 1977-1982. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 31421821 ...

Turner, Arlin 1909-1980 (person)

Born in Abilene, Texas, Arlin Turner received his B.A. from West Texas State University in 1927 and his M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Texas in 1930 and 1934, respectively. He joined the English Department at Duke University in 1953 and served until 1979. He was department chair from 1958-1964. Turner specialized in American literature, writing on Nathaniel Hawthorne, Mark Twain and other Southern humorists. He also served as managing editor of American Literature and reviewed contemporar...

Budd, Louis J. (person)

Louis J. Budd was a Duke University Professor of English and Fulbright-Hayes lecturer at the American Studies Research Centre, Hyderabad, India. From the guide to the Louis J. Budd Papers, 1928-2006, (David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University) Duke University Professor of English and Fulbright-Hayes lecturer at the American Studies Research Centre, Hyperabad, India. From the description of Louis J. Budd Papers, 1928-2006. (Duke Unive...