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Preliminary Inventory to the Nora Roberts Papers TAM.198

Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
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New York, NY, 10012
(212) 998-2630

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on July 17, 2014
Description is in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Maggie Schreiner to reflect updated administrative information  , July 2014

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Roberts, Nora Ruth
Title: Nora Roberts Papers
Dates: 1950s-1990s
Abstract: Nora Ruth Roberts (b. ca. 1941) is an author of works on radical women writers, including Meridel Le Sueur, writings on gender, and several novels and short stories, some autobiographical in nature. She grew up as a Trotskyist and was a member of the Socialist Workers Party's affiliated youth organization, the Young Socialist Alliance. The collection contains typescripts of her fiction and non-fiction writings, poetry, reviews, a few letters, YSA internal documents, an anonymous book length typescript, "A Study of Capital," an autobiographical typescript by the late Trotskyist Daniel Rosenshine [1946-1993/4], and a small file on Eugene Dennett, a Seattle worker called before HUAC (House Un-American Activities Committee).
Quantity: 0.75 linear feet (2 boxes)
Language of Materials note: Materials are in English
Call Phrase: TAM.198