Alexander Turyn Papers, 1940-77
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Brief Description: Papers of Alexander Turyn (1900-1981), professor of Classics (1947-1969), professor emeritus (1974-1981), including correspondence (1940-1977), notes, manuscripts, and related material concerning classical writings, and publications. Substantial portions of the collection includes notes taken in European Libraries while researching for his publications and correspondence with book publishers and other professors of the Classics. Principal correspondents include: (1940-1964) C. Diamantopoulos, Aubrey Diller, Werner Jaeger, Paul Lemerle, Gilbert Murray, A.N.L. Munby, D. Agostino Pertusi, Laurence Witten, Gunther Zuntz.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
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Fax: (217) 333-2868
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Record Series Number: 15/6/26
Created by: Turyn, Alexander (1900-1981)
Volume: 6.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 04/21/2005.
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Arrangement: By subject and alphabetically thereunder.
Access Restrictions: None.
Subject Index
Classics Department
Faculty Papers
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
French [fre]
Italian [ita]
Greek,Ancient(to1453) [grc]
Latin [lat]
German [ger]
Polish [pol]