Walter Thomas Pattison papers, 1918-1986.


Walter Thomas Pattison papers, 1918-1986.

Pattison was an expert on the Spanish novelist, Benito Pérez Galdós and much of his work on Galdós is evident in this collection. Five folders in the collection contain research on Mary Adriana Tate, whom Galdós knew, and with whom he had a family connection. Other research that stands out in the collection includes folders on Iberian-Basque Syntax, and on Emilia Pardo Bazán, a novelist and contemporary of Benito Pérez Galdós.

11 boxes (4.58 linear ft.)


SNAC Resource ID: 7885917

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

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Walter Thomas Pattison was born in Chicago IL, and attended Harvard University where he obtained a B.S. degree in 1925, M.A. in 1926 and Ph. D. in 1931. He also did additional graduate studies at Minnesota (1926-28) and Ecole des Chartes (1933-34). He was appointed Assistant Professor at Wesleyan College, Middletown, Connecticut (1929-38), Associate Professor at the University of Minnesota (1938-47), and Full Professor from 1947-70, when he retired. Pattison's field was Romance Languages with a ...

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Biographical note: Spanish writer. From the description of Benito Pérez Galdós papers, 1887-1898. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122599348 Author and playwright. From the description of Playscript of Benito Pérez Galdós, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79455107 ...