Thomas A. Krueger Papers, 1957-86
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Brief Description: Papers of Thomas A. Krueger (1936-86), professor of history (1966-86), including personal information folders and vitae (1961-86); manuscripts of undergraduate essays and tests at Antioch College (1957-59) and graduate training at Universities of Wyoming (1959-60) and Minnesota (1960-65); correspondence regarding his doctoral thesis on the "Southern Conference for Human Welfare" (1963-66); files on the AAUP and activities as a member of the American Historical Association Membership Committee, student recommendations; book reviews; and research material on the New Deal and recent U.S. History (1969-82). The papers include history department communications on procedures, budgets and undergraduate and graduate programming, faculty recruitment and newsletter, Executive Committee minutes, announcements regarding graduate students and faculty, by-laws, procedures and department business (1968-86); papers read at public and professional meetings; copies of student these and dissertations (1969-76); teaching assistant evaluations; lecture noes, syllabi, bibliographies, assignments, and exams given at Wyoming, Minnesota, and Illinois for history courses (1964-84); a subject file including personal and scholarly interests, especially the Vietnam War (1965-68); and manuscripts of two unpublished novels, short stories and poetry and a personal journal (1962-85). Correspondents included C. Vann Woodward, George B. Tindall, August Meier, Herbert Aptheker, William A. Williams, Gabriel Kolko, Harold Hyman, Dewey Grantham and Robert Fogel.
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University of Illinois Archives
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Urbana, IL 61820
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Record Series Number: 15/13/42
Created by: Krueger, Thomas A. (1936-1986)
Volume: 9.4 cubic feet
Acquired: 1/23/1989
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Arrangement: By type of material and chronological thereunder.
Subject Index
Affirmative Action
American Association of University Professors
Black History
Cold War
Faculty Papers
History Department
Military History
National Security Agency
New Deal
Organization of American Historians
Southern Conference for Human Welfare
Vietnam War
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]