Guide to the Joe D. Thomas papers, 1981-1985 MS 397
Joe D. Thomas was a member of the Rice University English faculty from 1930 to 1977. He also served as assistant registrar and held other positions at the university. In addition, Thomas was editor of the 1964 “Self Study” and historian of the College English Association.
This collection contains a series of typed letters (1981-1982) from Professor Thomas, a member of the Rice University English faculty, to Nancy Boothe, Director of the Woodson Research Center, concerning the history of the university. Also included are two duplicate series that are collections of verse and prose observations on numerous topics, intended for circulation. A miscellaneous file includes notices and photographs relating to Professor Thomas’ Mark Twain programs.
Conditions Governing Access note
This material is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use note
Permission to publish material from the Joe D. Thomas papers must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library.
Professor Joe D. Thomas papers, 1981-1985, MS 397 Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University
This collection was donated to Fondren Library by Professor Joe D. Thomas and received in Spring 1981 and Fall 1985.
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