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Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji letters, 1942-1977

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Identifier: Sorabji
Abstract

Kaikhosru Shaburji Sorabji (1892-1988) was an English-Parsi composer and music critic active for the majority of the 20th century. This collection of letters between Kaikhosru Sorabji and Baron Arnold Hartzhorn are primarily from February 1950 to August 1966 and discuss opinions on music, music criticism, religion, and briefly touching on the personal life of Sorabji. This collection is one archival box.

Dates: 1942-1977
Found in: Music Library

South Africa Divestment Controversy at Northwestern University

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Identifier: 31/6/157
Abstract

This compilation documents student movements at Northwestern University between 1978 and 1986 which, in protest of apartheid in South Africa, called for Northwestern to divest from companies with economic ties to South Africa. The compliation consists of clippings, reports, flyers, and other documents from a variety of sources.

Dates: 1978 - 1986; Other: Majority of material found within 1978-1979, 1985-1986

Leo Sowerby papers

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Identifier: Sowerby
Abstract

Chiefly music manuscripts of original compositions by the American composer and church musician Leo Sowerby (1895-1968).

Dates: 1911 - 1995; Other: Majority of material found within 1911 - 1967; Other: Date acquired: 07/11/1994
Found in: Music Library

Francis O. Spalding (1929-) Papers

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Identifier: 17/15
Abstract Francis Odiorne Spalding taught law at Northwestern University from 1965 to 1982. The Francis O. Spalding Papers are organized in three main categories: biographical materials, teaching files, and senior projects to which Spalding was advisor. The biographical materials include curricula vitae and clippings spanning 1965-1977. The education files consist of lecture materials, grading sheets, faculty evaluations questionnaires, and exams for courses taught at Northwestern School of Law from...
Dates: 1964-1981

Spanish Civil War Collection

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Identifier: PS6
Abstract

This collection of photographs depicts the history and effects of the Spanish Civil War.

Dates: 1930-1947

Meno Spann (1903-1991) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/15/4
Abstract Meno Spann was a dynamic and popular teacher of German at Northwestern University from 1943 until his retirement in 1971, returning to teach briefly in 1977. His research interests emphasized the work of late nineteenth and early-twentieth century novelist and short-story writer Franz Kafka. He used puppet shows emulating the performance of Marlowe's Dr. Faustusto aid in teaching and popularizing German and German literature. The Meno Spann Papers are organized into seven...
Dates: 1903-1991

Hans Spanuth Collection, 1883-1976 [1887-1961]

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Identifier: MS43
Abstract

Hans August Spanuth (1883-1976) was born in Hamburg and came to America at the age of 6 months when his father, pianist, composer, and music critic August Spanuth, moved the family to New York City when he was offered the job of editor of the New York Staatszietung. Hans attended Columbia University and went on to be a pioneer in moving picture and television production in the United States.

Dates: 1883-1961

Norman B. Spector (1921-1986) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/12/3
Abstract Norman B. Spector was a professor of French at Northwestern University from 1968-1986. From 1968 to 1978, he served as chair of Northwestern's Department of French and Italian. The Norman B. Spector papers, filling eleven and one-half boxes, span the period 1956-1985 and include biographical materials; general and subject correspondence; materials concerning professional activities; drafts of lectures, published articles and reviews, and materials relating to translations; teaching files;...
Dates: 1956-1985

Records of the Speech Communication Association, Interpretation Division

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Identifier: 55/17
Abstract

The records of the Interpretation Division of the Speech Communication Association are contained in 6 boxes, spanning the years 1952-1986, with the bulk of the records falling between 1970-1986. The records consist of adminstrative files, convention and conference materials, materials related to the book Performance of Literature in Historical Perspectives (University Press of America, 1983), and the Division's publications.

Dates: 1952-1986

Robert C. Speed (1933-2003) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/14/13
Abstract

Structural geologist and geophysicist Robert C. Speed (1933-2003) taught at Northwestern University from 1966 to 2002. His work focused on tectonics, structural geology, and active continental margins, mostly in Nevada, Barbados, and across the Caribbean. These papers document Speed's research, fieldwork, publications, and teaching life.

Dates: 1848-2003

Frank A. Spencer (1913-2001) Papers

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Identifier: 24/5
Abstract Frank A. (Francis Auten) Spencer received a bachelor's degree in economics from Northwestern University, and serviced in the U.S. Army Air Transport Command during World War II. He worked as a commercial pilot for American Airlines from 1944 to 1973. He served as a negotiator for the Air Line Pilots Association for fourteen years. Thereafter, he was National Secretary of the same union for eight years. After his retirement, became a consultant for the Allied Pilots Association. Spencer...
Dates: 1941-1998

Sharon Spencer Papers

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Identifier: MS183
Abstract

Sharon Spencer (1933-2002) was a writer, professor and Anaïs Nin scholar. Her papers include correspondence, photographs, and writings (draft, offprint, and typescript).

Dates: 1970 - 2003

William Marvin Spencer papers

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Identifier: Spencer
Abstract

This collection contains manuscript scores (some photocopied), plot synopses, photographs, and a printed biography of the American industrialist and amateur composer William Marvin Spencer (1892-1984).

Dates: 1962-1996
Found in: Music Library

Tom D. Spies papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: ghsl-44
Abstract

Papers related to the career of nutritionist Tom D. Spies, including reports and promotional information about the Institute of Nutrition at Northwestern University and the Spies Committee for Clinical Research.

Dates: 1948 - 1958

Viola Spolin Papers

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Identifier: MS155
Abstract Viola Spolin has been called the "high priestess of improvisational theatre".  Born in Chicago in 1906, Spolin is best known as the creator of theater games, originally created as a series of exercises to aid students in the study of drama.  In 1955, Spolin conducted workshops for the Playwrights Theater Club, and later at the Compass Theater.  In 1960 she began running improvisation workshops for the cast of Second City.  As an outgrowth of her work with Second City, Spolin published...
Dates: 1925-2003; Other: Date acquired: 03/01/2010

Robert A. Sprecher (1917-1982) Papers

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Identifier: 55/13
Abstract These are primarily Sprecher's judicial records from his eleven year tenure on the Federal Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. The Sprecher Papers, filling 71 boxes and spanning the period from 1971 to 1984, are arranged in eleven subseries: biographical materials, general correspondence, subject correspondence, minor judicial activities, speeches, court cases, rules, petitions, cases assigned, articles, and supplemental materials. The papers also include 43 bound volumes of briefs and...
Dates: 1971-1984

Stage for Action Collection

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Identifier: MS99
Abstract

This collection of scripts, playbills and brochure produced by Stage for Action, Inc. includes material from theatre seasons between 1945 and 1948. Playwrights represented include Robert Adler, George Bellak, Lewis Allan, Jerome Bayer, Norman Corwin, Arthur Miller, Les Pine, and Malvin Wald.

Dates: 1945-1948

Konstantin Stanislavsky Correspondence

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Identifier: MS179
Abstract

Konstantin Sergeevich Stanislavskii (né Alexeev), one of the central figures in 20th Century theatre, was an actor, director, producer and theorist of acting. The archive is comprised of ~65 handwritten letters from Stanislavskii to Elizabeth Hapgood, 6 telegrams and 3 typed letters.

Dates: 1928 - 1936

William T. Starr (1910-1999) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/12/2
Abstract William Thomas Starr joined the romance languages department of Northwestern University in 1946 and remained here until his retirement in 1978. Starr took a particularly active role in the anti-Vietnam and related social movements during the 1960s. He was also active in the Modern Language Association and the American Association of Teachers of French. The William T. Starr Papers, comprising eight boxes, include biographical material, correspondence, social activism files, material relating...
Dates: 1939-1978

Richard E. Steen (1915-2002) Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/179
Abstract

The Richard E. Steen Papers document the life of Northwestern University graduate, Richard “Dick” Enoch Steen (Class of 1938), primarily his travels through Europe after graduation. Richard Enoch “Dick” Steen was born in Chicago, Illinois on December 18, 1915.

Dates: 1931 - 2001; Majority of material found within 1938

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