George Henry Nettleton papers, 1819-1964 (inclusive).


George Henry Nettleton papers, 1819-1964 (inclusive).

The papers consist of correspondence, subject files, diaries, speeches and writings, and memorabilia chiefly relating to George Henry Nettleton's career as professor of English at Yale, his activities with the Yale Bureau in Paris and the American University Union, and his scholarly research and writings.

19.25 linear feet.




SNAC Resource ID: 8022513

Yale University Library

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