Guide to the Dorothy Dakin Papers 1934-1960
Cage 92

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
Dorothy Dakin Papers
ID
Cage 92
Date [inclusive]
1934-1960
Extent
1.0 box
General Physical Description note
.25 linear feet of shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, clippings, addresses, essays and other papers regarding the teaching of English at Washington State University. Also includes Dorothy Dakin's publications; and student entries to Atlantic Monthly student contests between 1946 and 1951.

Preferred Citation note

[Item Description] Dorothy Dakin Papers, 1934-1960

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections Washington State University Libraries Pullman, WA

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Biographical/Historical note

Dorothy Dakin (1897-1961) was an author and Associate Professor of English at Washington State University.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of: correspondence, memoranda, minutes, clippings, addresses, essays and other papers regarding the teaching of English and Dorothy Dakin's publications; also student essays, stories and poems entered in the Atlantic Monthly student contests, 1946-1953.

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Arrangement note

This collection is arranged in a single series.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries 2013

http://www.libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright restrictions apply.

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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials note

Eleanor Roosevelt Letter, 1959 May 5, New York, to Dorothy Dakin, Pullman, Washington (Cage 4096)

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Washington State University -- Manuscripts

Subject(s)

  • College prose, American -- Washington (State) -- Pullman -- Manuscripts
  • Colleges and Universities
  • English language -- Study and teaching -- Washington (State) -- Pullman
  • Literature
  • Publishers and Publishing

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

Miscellaneous- photographs, correspondence, publications, newspaper clippings 1938-1960 

1 1

Informing the Public 1958-1960 

1 2

Publications, personal speeches, correspondence, newspaper clippings 1936-1958 

1 3

English council: state-national, correspondence, newspaper clippings 1934-1945 

1 4

"Mastery of the Sentence," correspondence 1952-1959 

1 5

Student papers, publications, newspaper clippings 1946-1953 

1 6

Adventure Limited undated 

1 7