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New Literary History records

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ViU-2020-0054

Content Description

This collection contains the records of New Literary History, a scholarly journal founded in 1969 as part of the Sesquicentennial Celebration of the University of Virginia. It consists of the office files for the journal which includes correspondence, notes, drafts, slides, photographs, audio cassettes, and floppy disks. It also includes the professional and personal papers of Ralph Cohen. Cohen was an English professor at the University of Virginia and the founder of New Literary History and editor from 1969 to 2008.

Acquisition Type

Transfer

Provenance

Transferred by the English Department and Office of New Literary History, 17 June 2015.

Restrictions Apply

Yes

Access Restrictions

One box is restricted due to FERPA considerations. Otherwise collection is open for research.

Dates

  • c.1969-2016

Creator

Extent

66 Cubic Feet (This collection contains 66 cubic boxs.)

2.4 Gigabytes (128 floppy disks, 4 zip disks and 5 cds.)

Inventory

The boxes labeled as follows: Series I. Office admistative files (11 boxes) Series II. Ralph Cohen's Office files (53 boxes) Ralph Cohen papers (2 boxes)