Frank Gladney Papers, 1961-1990
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Brief Description:

Papers of Frank Gladney (1936-), associate professor of Russian and Slavic Languages and Literature (1963-2006); includes curriculum vitae and biographical materials (1967-1972); correspondence with colleagues from the Department of Slavic Languages and Literature (1965-1988); correspondence with colleagues, publishers, and students (1961-1990) [in English, Russian, and Polish]; faculty meeting minutes (1963-1985); course examinations (1964, 1989); letters of recommendation (1966-1985), and personal papers (1963-1988).

Significant subjects include: Slavic and Polish linguistics, Slavic and East European Journal (SEEJ), International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX) Reports (1971-1985), National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship (1973-1975).

Major correspondents include: Christine Bethin, Maria Zagorska Brooks, David Birnbaum, Evelyn Bristol, James Crowell, Clayton Dawson, Rasio Dunatov, Ralph Fisher, Maurice Friedberg, James (Jim) Gallant, Stephen (Steve) Hill, Howard Keller, Saul Levin, James Levine, Theodore (Ted) Lightner, Horace Lunt, Lew (Reid) Mickelsen, Kenneth Nalibow, Jan Perkowski, David Ransel, Zygmunt Saloni, Alexander Schenker, William Schmalstieg, Oscar Swan, and Richard York.

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University of Illinois Archives
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1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
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Record Series Number: 15/20/23
Created by: Gladney, Frank Y. (1936)
Volume: 1.8 cubic feet
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Arrangement: Alphabetical and Chronological Thereunder
Biographical Note for Gladney, Frank Y. (1936) : Frank Young Gladney was born January 20, 1936. He was associate professor of Russian and associate professor of Slavic Languages and Literature (1963-2006); associate professor emeritus Slavic Languages and Literature (2008-2009);  Fulbright in Czechoslovakia with trips to Poland and USSR (1969-1970); Slavic and East European Journal (SEEJ) editor (1971-75).
Access Restrictions: Box Three contains three restricted file folders with student recommendations and promotion/tenure information.
Subject Index
Faculty Papers
Slavic Languages
Slavic Languages Department
Languages of Materials
Russian [rus]
Polish [pol]