Papers include miscellaneous files about Stanford University, the Wallace Stegner Fellowship in the Stanford University Creative
Writing Program, and research and writings about Bernard De Voto.
Wallace Earle Stegner was born February 18, 1909 in Lake Mills, Iowa. Stegner was an American historian, novelist, short story
writer, and environmentalist. He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1972 and the U.S. National Book Award in 1977. He received a B.A.
at the University of Utah in 1930. He also studied at the Iowa Writers' Workshop at the University of Iowa, where he received
a master's degree in 1932 and a doctorate in 1935. Stegner taught at the University of Wisconsin and Harvard University. Eventually
he settled at Stanford University, where he founded the creative writing program. Stegner died on April 13, 1993.
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