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Charlton Laird Papers

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Identifier: AC 0076
Abstract Charlton G. Laird (1901-1984) was a linguist and professor of English at the University of Nevada, 1945-1968. In addition to his own publications, he co-authored English textbooks with Robert M. Gorrell, and a language book with wife, Helen Gent Laird. His correspondence includes folklorist and linguist Sven Liljeblad and his wife, Astrid; Nevada author Walter Van Tilburg Clark; Max and Michaline Urban, promoters for Latin American music in the United States; and Helen S. Carlson, author of...
Dates: 1924-1980

Charlton Laird Papers

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Identifier: AC 0284
Abstract Charlton Grant Laird (1901-1984) was a linguist and professor of English at the University of Nevada, 1945-1968. In addition to his own numerous publications, both scholarly and fiction, he co-authored English text books with Robert M. Gorrell, and a language book with wife, Helen Gent Laird. The collection consists of Laird's personal and professional correspondence, personal journals, published and unpublished manuscripts, poetry, note cards, and audio tapes. Included is correspondence...
Dates: 1927-1982

Max Urban Papers

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Identifier: 96-46
Scope and Contents The Max Urban collection is contained in ? cubic feet. The papers were donated to the Special Collections Department in December 1996 by Micheline Urban. Mrs. Urban retained copyright and literary rights of the music until her death in 1997, at which time these rights were transferred to the Special Collections Department. All copyright belongs to the Special Collections Department of the University of Nevada, Reno. The collection has been divided into seven groups, with each...
Dates: 1968-1990