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Series VII: Additions Since 1978, 1926-1994

Call Number: YCAL MSS 30, Series VII

Scope and Contents

Series VII. Additions Since 1978, contains research material, correspondence, writings by Brooks and others, and personal papers. Named folders consist chiefly of writings.

Former call numbers: Uncat Za Ms 595, Uncat Za Ms 420, Uncat Za Ms 422, Uncat Za Ms 445, and Uncat Za Ms 459.


  • 1926-1994

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection: The materials are open for research. Boxes 81a-82 (examinations and gradebooks): Restricted until January 1, 2063. For further information consult the appropriate curator.

Boxes 95 and 120 (audiovisual material): Restricted fragile material. Reference copies may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Cleanth Brooks, 1978-1995, and John Walsh, 1995.


Organized chronologically by accession.


29.92 Linear Feet (34 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


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