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Stanley Trachtenberg Papers, 1953-1995 (inclusive).

Identifier: MS 106

Scope and Contents

The bulk of his papers include correspondence, courses taught, and his writings.


  • 1953-1995


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Biographical / Historical

Stanley Trachtenberg earned a bachelor's degree from Syracuse University, a master's degree from Columbia University, and a PhD from New York University. He taught at Hood College, the University of Connecticut, and Northeastern University before arriving at TCU. He was a member of the English faculty at TCU from 1979 to 1996.


1.25 Linear feet

Language of Materials



The papers include correspondence, course material, and writings.


Arranged in one series: Stanley Trachtenberg Papers

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the English Department, August 2010

  • English -- Study and teaching Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
  • Texas Christian University -- English department Subject Source: {:aat=>"Art & Architecture Thesaurus", :cash=>"Canadian Subject Headings", :gmgpc=>"TGM II, Genre and physical characteristic terms", :ingest=>"Unspecified ingested source", :lcgft=>"Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms", :lcsh=>"Library of Congress Subject Headings", :lcshac=>"Library of Congress Children's Subject Headings", :local=>"Local sources", :mesh=>"Medical Subject Headings", :nal=>"National Agricultural Library subject headings", :ram=>"Répertoire d'autorités RAMEAU", :rbgenr=>"Genre Terms: A Thesaurus for Use in Rare Book and Special Collections Cataloguing", :rvm=>"Répertoire de vedettes-matière", :tgn=>"Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names"}
Guide to the Stanley Trachtenberg Papers
Compiled by Special Collections staff
December 2010
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Mary Couts Burnett Library Repository

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