Guide to the Hubert Jannach collection on B. Traven

Processed by Heidi Hutchinson.

Special Collections & Archives
The UCR Libraries
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University of California
Riverside, California 92517-5900
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Hubert Jannach collection on B. Traven next hit
Date (inclusive): 1926-1987, undated
Date (bulk): 1950-1975
Collection Number: 245
Creator: Jannach, Hubert
Extent: 0.5 linear feet (1 document box)
Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Abstract: This collection contains correspondence, notes, and other material regarding research conducted on previous hit B. Traven next hit by author Hubert Jannach.
Languages: The collection is in English.

Access

This collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the University of California, Riverside Libraries, Special Collections & Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Preferred Citation

[identification of item]. Hubert Jannach collection on previous hit B. Traven next hit , Collection 245. University of California, Riverside Libraries, Special Collections & Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Acquisition Information

The Hubert Jannach collection on previous hit B. Traven next hit was acquired in 1987.

Processing History

Processed by Heidi Hutchinson, 2012.

Biography

Hubert Jannach was a professor in the Department of Modern Languages at Purdue University. He researched and wrote on the identity and language of previous hit B. Traven next hit during the years 1955-1986 and corresponded with many previous hit B. Traven next hit scholars, including Rolf Recknagel and Michael L. Baumann.
previous hit B. Traven next hit was the pseudonym for an internationally famous writer who guarded his identity with jealousy and determination throughout his life, creating one of the greatest literary puzzles of the 20th century. Other names he went by in his lifetime are Traven Torsvan, Hal Croves, and Ret Marut. His twelve novels, the best known of which are The Death Ship and the Treasure of the Sierra Madre, and many short stories have been translated into numerous languages. Films have been made of his the Treasure of the Sierra Madre, White Rose, Macario, The Death Ship, and Rebellion of the Hanged. He died in March 1969 in Mexico City, Mexico.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection contains correspondence, notes, and other material regarding research conducted on previous hit B. Traven next hit by author Hubert Jannach.

Collection Arrangement

This collection is arranged into three series. The series arrangement of this collection is as follows:
  • Series 1. Articles about previous hit B. Traven next hit and his works, 1948-1986.
  • Series 2. Correspondence, 1949-1987.
  • Series 3. Research and biographical material, 1926-1978, undated.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

previous hit Traven, B next hit .

Genres and Forms of Materials

Correspondence.
Research notes.
Typescripts.


Collection Contents

 

Series 1. Articles about previous hit B. Traven next hit and his works. 1948-1986.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains publications, clippings, and other material regarding previous hit B. Traven next hit . Includes several articles on previous hit B. Traven next hit by Michael L. Baumann, Judy Stone, Gerd Heidemann, Rolf Recknagel, and Jannach himself.

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially according to box and folder number.
Box 1, Folder 1

Articles on previous hit B. Traven next hit , including Michael L. Baumann's Reflections on previous hit B. Traven's next hit language (1976), a typescript by Rolf Recknagel (1975), typescripts of two of Jannach's papers on previous hit B. Traven next hit , and an article on Tina Modotti and Edward Weston by Amy Conger (1986). 1948-1986.

Box 1, Folder 2

Newspaper (original) and magazine articles (photocopy and original) on previous hit B. Traven next hit , including Judy Stone's Ramparts article, The Mystery of previous hit B. Traven next hit (1967) and Gerd Heidemann's Stern article, Wer ist der Mann, der Traven heisst? (1967). 1955-1973.

Box 1, Folder 3

Magazine titled The Pennsylvania Gazette, complete copy, vol. 74, no. 6 (April, 1976) including article by Michael L. Baumann, "Who is previous hit B. Traven next hit ?" on p. 15-21, 40-42; and story from magazine Showcase vol. 2, no. 6 (1960s?) by previous hit B. Traven next hit , "Why I don't get drunk no more at Doña Amalia's cantina", p. 2-4, 63-65. 1960-1976.

Box 1, Folder 4

Photocopy of complete book: Rolf Recknagel, previous hit B. Traven next hit : Beiträge zur Biographie (Leipzig: Reclam, 1971). 1971.

 

Series 2. Correspondence. 1949-1987.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains Hubert Jannach's correspondence with various individuals regarding previous hit B. Traven next hit . Includes correspondence with Michael L. Baumann, Peter Briscoe and E.R. Hagemann.

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially according to box and folder number.
Box 1, Folder 5

Correspondence between Hubert Jannach and Michael L. Baumann. 1974-1977.

Box 1, Folder 6

Correspondence between Hubert Jannach and Peter Briscoe. Includes typescripts of two papers on previous hit B. Traven next hit presented by Jannach in 1952 and 1965, a conference program from the 1982 Penn State conference on previous hit B. Traven next hit , and correspondence regarding transfer of Jannach's papers and selected previous hit B. Traven next hit books to the University of California, Riverside Library. 1952-1987.

Box 1, Folder 7

Correspondence between Hubert Jannach and W. Bernard Fleischmann, editor of Encyclopedia of World Literature in the Twentieth Century, Frederick Ungar Pub. Co., to which Jannach contributed the article on previous hit B. Traven next hit . 1960-1970.

Box 1, Folder 8

Correspondence between Hubert Jannach and Charles R. Humphrey. 1963-1964.

Box 1, Folder 9

Correspondence between Hubert Jannach and Charles Miller. 1963-1974.

Box 1, Folder 10

Correspondence between Hubert Jannach and Carl Mora, University of New Mexico Press. 1974.

Box 1, Folder 11

Correspondence between Hubert Jannach and various correspondents, including E.R. Hagemann. 1949-1979.

 

Series 3. Research and biographical material. 1926-1978, undated.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains notes, manuscripts, conference programs, and other material pertaining to Hubert Jannach's research on previous hit B. Traven next hit .

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially according to box and folder number.
Box 1, Folder 12

Notes and correspondence on the previous hit B. Traven next hit article "Spielzeug," Typographische Mitteilungen, vol. 26 (1929), p. 71-73, including a photographic reproduction of the article. 1929-1964.

Box 1, Folder 13

Conference on the Life, Literature and Cinema of previous hit B. Traven next hit , held at the University of Arizona, April 18-20, 1975; includes program and correspondence relating to the conference, at which Jannach gave a paper titled The Early and Later Works of previous hit B. Traven next hit . 1974-1975.

Box 1, Folder 14

Newspaper clippings, photocopies, manuscript notes, book reviews of B. previous hit Traven books, some B . Traven stories. 1926-1969.

Box 1, Folder 15

Research notes, manuscript and typed, Hubert Jannach. circa 1938-1978.

Box 1, Folder 16

Research notes, manuscript, Hubert Jannach; and photocopied excerpts from the National Union Catalogue. circa 1978, undated.