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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Separated Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the John E. Sunder Papers, 1945-1996



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Sunder, John E. (John Edward), 1928-2011
Title: John E. Sunder Papers
Dates: 1945-1996
Abstract: Correspondence, academic papers, bound volumes, and photographs comprise the John E. Sunder Papers, 1945-1996, chronicling Sunder’s academic career.
Accession No.: 2011-172
OCLC No.:
Extent: 1 1/2 ft.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Professor Emeritus John Edward Sunder (1928-2011) was born in St. Louis, Missouri, and earned his B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. from Washington University in St. Louis. After serving two years in the U.S. Army in Korea, he joined the history faculty at the University of Texas (UT) at Austin in 1956. During his 37-year career as a professor of Western History at UT, Sunder authored a plethora of journal articles, book reviews, and three books on the Missouri River fur trade. Sunder’s interests also included Arctic and Canadian history and he taught the first course concerning Native Americans offered by the UT history department.

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Scope and Contents

Correspondence, academic papers, bound volumes, and photographs comprise the John E. Sunder Papers, 1945-1996, chronicling Sunder’s academic career. The collection includes published articles, diplomas, a high school yearbook, and a curriculum vitae. A bound copy of Sunder’s 1950 master’s dissertation and six volumes of his publications (1954-1996) document his scholarly work. Photographs portray the UT History Department faculty in 1957 and 1977.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Sunder, John E. (John Edward), 1928-2011 -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
University of Texas at Austin
University of Texas at Austin. Dept. of History
Places
Austin (Tex.)

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Related Material

See also John E. Sunder Texas Slide Collection, 1956-1974

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Separated Material

Some material has been separated to the Library Unit.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John E. Sunder Papers, 1945-1996, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Evan Usler, July 2011.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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4Zf45a John Sunder papers and photographs, 1957-1977
High school yearbook, 1945
B.A. diploma, 1949
M.A. diploma, 1950
Ph.D. diploma, 1954
M.A. Dissertation, 1950
Publications:
1954-1958
1959-1963
1964-1968
1969-1973
1974-1978
1979-1996

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