Henry R. and Renee Kahane Papers, 1926-92
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Brief Description: Papers of Henry Romanos Kahane (1902-92) and Renee Kahane (1907-2002), professors of linguistics (1941-71), including correspondence, documents, manuscripts, notes, photographs, speeches, lectures, course materials, theses and dissertation, publications, reprints, and posters concerning their linguistic research, students, publications, honors, professional meetings, Greece, travels, emigration, family affairs, the Department of Spanish and Italian, and the Department of Linguistics.  Research interests include Romance lexicology, Mediterranean lexicology, the Hellenistic and Byzantine heritage in the West, Venetian language, structural linguistics, literary history, dictionaries, and sociolinguistics.  Significant correspondents include Angelina Pietrangeli, Thomas Mann, Gottfried Reinhardt, Hansjakob Seiler, Andreas Tietze, their children Charles and Roberta Kahane, and Kate Toole, Renee's mother.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 15/25/20
Created by: Kahane, Henry Romanos (1902-1992)
Volume: 33.5 cubic feet
Acquired: 9/1963; 10/1992; 12/1992
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/1525020.pdf
Arrangement: by type of material and chronologically or alphabetically thereunder
Subject Index
Dictionaries
Emigration
Etymology
Faculty Papers
Greek
Latin
Linguistics
Linguistics Department
Medieval Literature
Reinhardt, Max
Romance Linguistics
Spanish Department
Venetian Language
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]