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Guide to the Collection of Works by Arnold Wesker given to Nathaniel Tarn
M1369  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography / Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Collection of works by Arnold Wesker given to Nathaniel Tarn.,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1920-1988
    Collection number: M1369
    Collector: Tarn, Nathaniel
    Extent: 2 linear ft. (3 manuscript boxes + 1 print box)
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Abstract: Part of the collection has been cataloged individually by monograph title. The material in this collection is more ephemeral, including texts in magazines, criticism, theater programs, posters, and a sketch.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least 24 hours in advance of intended use.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Preferred Citation

    Collection of works by Arnold Wesker given to Nathaniel Tarn., M1369. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Acquisition Information

    Purchased, 2002. Transferred from books, 2003. Accession # 2003-065.

    Biography / Administrative History

    Arnold Wesker gave a collection of his works to Nathaniel Tarn, in part because Tarn was a very thorough collector, but also to see what such a collection would eventually look like and perhaps, to ascertain at some point in the future what value would be ascribed to such a collection.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Part of the collection has been cataloged individually by monograph title. The material in this collection is more ephemeral, including texts in magazines, criticism, theater programs, posters, and a sketch.

    Indexing Terms

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

    Subjects

    Tarn, Nathaniel.
    Wesker, Arnold, 1932-
    American literature--20th century.

    Related Material

    Part of the collection has been cataloged individually by monograph title.