Guide to the Wallace Stegner miscellaneous papers

Jenny Johnson
Stanford University Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford, California
February 2014
Copyright © 2014 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.


Overview

Call Number: SC1188
Creator: Stegner, Wallace Earle, 1909-1993
Title: Wallace Stegner miscellaneous papers
Dates: circa 1944-1992
Physical Description: 0.5 Linear feet (1 box)
Summary: 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.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Administrative Information

Provenance

This collection was given by Mary Stegner to Stanford University, Special Collections in June, 1999.

Information about Access

The materials are open for research use. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94305-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-publish.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

[identification of item], Wallace Stegner miscellaneous papers (SC1188). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical note

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.

Scope and Contents

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.

Access Terms

De Voto, Bernard Augustine, 1897-1955
Stanford University. Creative Writing Program
Stegner, Mary
Creative writing--Study and teaching.
Mormons--Utah--History.
Stanford University--History.


Collection Contents

Box 1, Folder 1

Four Portraits and One Subject: Bernard De Voto, by Wallace Stegner 1991

Box 1, Folder 2

Stanford University related correspondence 1944-1992

Box 1, Folder 3

History of Stanford Fellowships 1985-1986

Box 1, Folder 4

Stanford Writing Program 1982-1990

Box 1, Folder 5

Civil Liberties - Bruce Franklin 1972

Box 1, Folder 6

De Voto, DAB

Box 1, Folder 7

Bernard De Voto - Literary History of the America West 1980-1988

Box 1, Folder 8

De Voto's Western Adventure 1973

Box 1, Folder 9

Bernard De Voto and the Mormons: Three Letters, Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 1971 Winter

Box 1, Folder 10

Historian by Serendipity

Box 1, Folder 11

Disappearance of Plot in the English Short Story: 1875-1910, by Suzanne Ferguson

Box 1, Folder 12

The Imprint of the Stanford University Library Associates 1977-1983