Robert Olen Butler papers
- 1786 - 2017
- Majority of material found within 1945-2017
- Butler, Robert Olen (Author)
Conditions Governing Access
Boxes 132, 135-141 (audiocassettes): Restricted fragile material. Reference copies may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.
Boxes 133-134 (videocassettes): Restricted fragile material. Reference copies may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.
Box 142 (born digital): Restricted fragile material. Reference copies may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
64.75 Linear Feet (142 boxes)
Language of Materials
Robert Olen Butler
This collection received a basic level of processing, including rehousing and minimal organization.
Information included in the Description of Papers note and Collection Contents section is drawn from information supplied with the collection and from an initial survey of the contents. Folder titles appearing in the contents list below are often based on those provided by the creator or previous custodian. Titles have not been verified against the contents of the folders in all cases. Otherwise, folder titles are supplied by staff during initial processing.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
- Guide to the Robert Olen Butler Papers
- by Rosemary K. J. Davis, James Fisher, and Greyson Gates
- April 2019
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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