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Thomas G. Lowenstein (1941- ) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 11/3/11/22
The series consists primarily of translations of Eskimo poetry and commentary drafts relating to the publication Eskimo Poems from Canada and Greenland (University of Pittsburgh Press, 1973). The poems in this book, originally collected by Knud Rasmussen (1879-1933), were translated by Lowenstein.

Dates

  • 1972

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

None.

Extent

1.00 Boxes

Abstract

Thomas Godfrey Lowenstein was an instructor in English at Northwestern University during the period 1971-1974. His teaching centered on English and American literature, modern poetry, and narrative composition. His papers include translations of Eskimo poetry and commentary drafts relating to the publication Eskimo Poems from Canada and Greenland (University of Pittsburgh Press, 1973). The poems in this book, originally collected by Knud Rasmussen (1879-1933), were translated by Lowenstein.

Arrangement

The papers of Thomas G. Lowenstein are organized into: biographical materials; and translations and drafts of Eskimo poetry.

Method of Acquisition

Mary Cameron, English Department, transferred the papers to the University Archives on July 30, 1990 (Accession #90-112).

Processing Information

Kevin B. Leonard; August 7, 1990.
Title
Guide to the Thomas G. Lowenstein (1941- ) Papers
Author
Kevin B. Leonard
Date
07/08/1990
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

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