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Herbert Schaumann papers

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/1517

Abstract

Title:
Herbert Schaumann papers
Author/Creator:
Schaumann, Herbert
Collection number:
2000-162
Size:
0.25 linear feet
Bulk dates:
1944-1947
Inclusive dates:
1941-1947
Collection Area:
Literature and Rare Books
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

Herbert Schaumann (1909-1982) was a minor poet, a World War II veteran, and an associate professor of Comparative Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Maryland. In 1944, Schaumann met Katherine Anne Porter in Washington, D.C. The collection consists of correspondence between Schaumann and Porter between 1944 and 1947. Schaumann and Porter developed and ended an intimate relationship during this period. The letters discuss World War II, films, writing, and personal life.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred citation:

Herbert Schaumann papers, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Publication rights:

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.

Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.