Richard M. Dorson papers. [1939-1956?]

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

Richard M. Dorson papers. [1939-1956?]

Notes, typescripts, galley and page proofs, style book and promotional material for the author's Davy Crockett, American comic legend; and typescript of his Negro folktales in Michigan.

3 boxes ; 27 x 32 x 13 cm.

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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 ...

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

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6029f3n (person)

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 ...