Richard S. Sprague Academic Papers
Scope and Contents
The papers of Professor Richard Sprague concern primarily his research and includes a number of unpublished manuscripts, and notes and correspondence to accompany the manuscripts. Included are materials about Carl Sprinchorn, artist, John Springer, woodsman, George Chapman and Albert Gallatin.
- Sprague, Richard S. (Person)
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Richard Sprague was born in Corinna, Maine, received his B.A. from the University of Maine in 1949, his M.A. from Yale in 1951 and Ph.D. from Boston University in 1956. He was a professor in the English Department at the University of Maine, Orono from 1956 until his death in 1990.
4 linear feet (4 boxes)
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Organization and Arrangement
Box 1947 contains personal papers and correspondence, Boxes 1948 and 1949 contain manuscripts and other writing of Richard Sprague. Box 1950 contains papers and correspondence about Carl Sprinchorn.
Gift of Mrs. Richard Sprague, June 1994.
- Articles Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Artists, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Chapman, George
- Clippings Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Correspondence Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Diplomats, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Gallatin, Albert, 1761-1849
- Manuscripts Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Notes Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Sprinchorn, Carl, 1887-1971
- Springer, John S.
- Guide to the Richard S. Sprague Academic Papers
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- Finding aid written in English.