Ludwig Marcuse papers, 1925-1984 (bulk 1933-1950).

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Marcuse, Ludwig, 1894-1971. Ludwig Marcuse papers, 1925-1984 (bulk 1933-1950).

Ludwig Marcuse papers, 1925-1984 (bulk 1933-1950).

This collection includes personal and business correspondence, manuscripts and published articles, and personal documents and photographs, and pencil drawings dating from Marcuse's years in France, 1933-1940 and Los Angeles, 1940-1950.

16 linear ft. (16 boxes)

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