Peter R. Frank papers, 1968-1990.


Peter R. Frank papers, 1968-1990.

Material concerning exhibits, library acquisitions, the Visiting Professorships in German, Austrian, and Swiss Studies, administrative matters, and the Peace Studies group at Stanford.

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