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Louis Fischer papers,

Title
Louis Fischer papers, ca. 1909-1950.
Author
Fischer, Louis, 1896-1970.
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Description
3 linear feet (7 boxes)
Subjects
Genre/Form
Photographic prints.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • Fischer, Louis
Biography (note)
  • Louis Fischer (1896-1970) was an American teacher, lecturer, foreign correspondent, and writer.
Language (note)
  • in Gujarati.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available in repository.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 1007
Author
Fischer, Louis, 1896-1970.
Title
Louis Fischer papers, ca. 1909-1950.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of papers related to Fischer's biography of Mahatma Gandhi. Sources include letters of Gandhi and Fischer's correspondence with prominent Indians concerning Gandhi's life and work; notes of interviews; printed matter; and first and final annotated drafts of Fischer's book.
Biography
Louis Fischer (1896-1970) was an American teacher, lecturer, foreign correspondent, and writer. An expert on the Soviet Union, he wrote a biography of Lenin as well as one of Mahatama Gandhi.
Language
Some letters in Gujarati.
Indexes
Finding aid available in repository.
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Occupation
Biographers.
Added Author
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948.
Andrews, C. F. (Charles Freer), 1871-1940.
Tagore, Rabindranath, 1861-1941.
Amrit Kaur, Rajkumari, 1889-1964.
Mashruwala, Kishorial Ghanshyamial, 1890-1952.
LCCN
ms 69000838
Research Call Number
MssCol 1007
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