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Vera Dunham papers
Collection Scope and Content
Please note: this collection is not processed. A paper finding aid is available in the reading room. See staff for assistance. The material dates from 1938-96. The material includes manuscripts, publications, translations, reviews, lectures, and notes. The topics include Russian and Soviet literature and social life.
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Historical or Biographical Note
Vera Dunham (b. 1913) immigrated to the United States in 1940 and became one of the leading specialists on Russian literature. She has done extensive translations of Russian literature, and is the author of numerous articles in literary criticism. She has taught at Wayne State University, the University of Michigan, and Columbia University.
18.5 Linear Feet
A paper finding aid is available in the reading room. See staff for assistance. The material dates from 1938-96. The material includes manuscripts, publications, translations, reviews, lectures, and notes. The topics include Russian and Soviet literature and social life.
This collection is not processed and series have not yet been determined.
Vera Dunham donated this collection to Gelman in 1998.
- Preliminary Guide to the Vera Dunham papers, 1938-1996
- Partially Processed
- Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University
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- Finding aid written in English