Series S00389 - General correspondence

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General correspondence


  • 1954-1993 predominant (Creation)
  • 1938-2007 (Creation)

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0.81 m of textual material

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Series consists of correspondence written and received by Lee Lorch in his capacity as a mathematician, scholar, social activist, father and spouse. Also includes some correspondence received by his wife, Grace Lorch.

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Earlier files of correspondence were arranged by correspondent and subject matter by creator. After about 1960, Lorch appears to have arranged his general correspondence more casually, based primarily on the year in which he received and responded to letters.

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2008/11/10 Anna St.Onge:. (Creation)




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