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Morris Philipson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Philipson

Scope and Content

Literary manuscripts, drafts, notes, and miscellaneous material from Chicago-based editor and writer Morris Philipson (1926-2011). Philipson was director of the University of Chicago Press from 1967 through 2000. He wrote and edited non-fiction works as well as a few novels.

Dates

  • approximately 1960s-1970s

Creator

Language

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unprocessed and is available by appointment only. Please contact reference@newberry.org at least 5 business days in advance to request an appointment.

Extent

4 Linear Feet (4 record cartons)

Abstract

Literary manuscripts, drafts, notes, and miscellaneous material from Chicago-based editor and writer Morris Philipson (1926-2011). Philipson was director of the University of Chicago Press from 1967 through 2000. He wrote and edited non-fiction works as well as a few novels.

Stack Location

1 27 1
Title
Morris Philipson papers, approximately 1960s-1970s
Status
Unprocessed
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the The Newberry Library - Modern Manuscripts Repository

Contact:
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