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Guide to the Frank O'Connor Papers, ca. 1961
Special Collections M0034  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Frank O'Connor Papers,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1961
    Collection number: Special Collections M0034
    Creator: O'Connor, Frank
    Extent: .5 linear ft.
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions:

    None.

    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.

    Provenance:

    N/A

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item] Frank O'Connor Papers, M0034, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    BIOGRAPHY

    NOTES: Michael John 0'Donovan, who wrote under the name Frank O'Connor, was born in 1903, in Cork, Ireland, and died of a heart attack on March 10, 1966 in Dublin, Ireland. Primarily known for his writing, his career included work as a librarian and theatre director. He taught at Harvard University, Northwestern University, and Stanford University. He received a Doctor of Letters from Dublin University and was associated with the Irish Republican Army (IRA) from 1921-1923.