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Jack Bales papers

MS-762
 Collection
Identifier: MS-762
The collection consists of articles, book reviews, clippings, correspondence, excerpts from reference books, pamphlets, newsletters, photocopies of pictures and documents held by other repositories, maps, notes and bibliographies, and many other materials. It is almost entirely a research collection; there is very little original material included. Many of the items focus of Roberts' well-known "grand passions" - dowsing, Benedict Arnold, and immigration. There is also a fine selection of articles he wrote for "The Saturday Evening Post." The best example of the patient research necessary to produce a comprehensive bibliography, however, are the book reviews Bales gathered, and which may be found under Bibliographic Research.

Dates

  • 1905 - 1993

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

7 linear ft. (7 boxes)

Overview

Research materials, notes, correspondence, and drafts of his studies on Kenneth Roberts.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA