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Gray, James, 1899-. James Gray papers, <194-?>-<196-?>

James Gray papers, <194-?>-<196-?>

Papers in this collection includes notes gathered in preparation for writing the history, "University of Minnesota, 1851-1951," correspondence about the history, an early and the final manuscripts of the book. Also included are manuscripts of speeches by Mr. Gray, material about James Gray's father (also James Gray) a newspaper man and Mayor of Minneapolis, samples of Gray's work as a columnist for the St. Paul Dispatch, correspondence on and manuscript of "Open wide the door" and the history of the University School of Nursing. A supplement consisting of a xerox copy of an unpublished ms. with the working title "Studies of Teachers" consists of biographical sketches of three of Mr. Gray's teachers: Edgar E. Stoll, Oscar W. Firkins, and Joseph Warren Beach.

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Beach, Joseph Warren, 1880-1957

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Gray, James, b. 1862.

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University of Minnesota. School of Nursing

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Gray, James, 1899-1984

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James Gray, B.A. (1920) University of Minnesota. Professor of English at the University of Minnesota and author of the University of Minnesota' centennial history. James Gray was born in Minneapolis in 1899. He received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota’s School of Journalism in 1920 and was awarded an honorary degree, Doctor of Literature, by Hamline University in 1939. Gray joined the staff of the St. Paul Pioneer Press and Dispatch in ...

Stoll, Elmer Edgar, 1874-1959

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Firkins, Oscar W., 1864-1932

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Oscar Wilde Firkins was a literary critic and professor of comparative literature at the University of Minnesota. Francis Brown Barton was a professor in the French Dept. at the University. From the description of Oscar Wilde Firkins papers, 1909-1932. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 63300997 Oscar Wilde Firkins was a literary critic and professor of comparative literature at the University of Minnesota. From the description of Oscar W...