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Leonardo Olschki papers, 1924-1987, undated

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Finding aid for the Leonardo Olschki papers, 1924-1987, undated
Series II. Personal and professional correspondence, 1933-1984, undated 0.5 linear feet (1 box)
Most letters are with editors and scholars and concern Olschki's work. A few letters are related to his dismissal from the University of Heidelberg in 1932. Other letters and documents concern the University of California, Berkeley and its faculty loyalty oath requirement. Some personal letters offer Olschki congratulations and birthday greetings. Olschki's letters to Paul Kristeller are photocopies.
Arrangement note
Materials grouped according to names, projects, and institutions they pertain with unclassified and congratulatory letters at the end.
General and scholarly, 1936-1976
Box Folder
2 1 1936-1945
2 2 1960-1976
2 3 Ernst Hartwig Kantorowicz, 1943-1964
Includes a black-and-white photograph of Olschki.
"Loyalty Oath," 1949-1950
Box Folder
2 4 Correspondence
Related material in Box 14*, folder 1.
Box Folder
15* 2 Newspaper articles
2 5 Myth of Felt, 1946-1961, undated
Includes printed order forms for the publication, notes and clippings.
2 6 University of Heidelberg, 1947-1958
Regarding dismissed compensation.
2 7 Jorge Guillén, 1954-1955
2 8 Marie Luise Kaschnitz, 1954-1959
2 9 Landels & Weigel, 1954-1956
Regarding legal suit against University of California, Berkeley.
Regarding L'Italia e il Suo Genio, 1951-1960
Box Folder
2 10 Criticism, 1953-1955
2 11 Others, 1951-1960
2 12 Regarding L'Asia di Marco Polo, 1947-1961
Regarding Songs for Exercise, 1959-1961
Box Folder
2 13 Correspondence, 1959-1961
Includes several correspondence in Chinese.
Box Folder
15* 3 Chinese decorative papers and calligraphy, 1959-1960
Box Folder
2 14 Regarding Le Conte du Graal de Chrétien de Troyes, 1961-1962
2 15 Congratulatory correspondence, 1959-1960
Includes congratulations regarding 75th birthday, Medal of Honor award.
2 16 Unclassified correspondence, 1954-1956
14 Paul Oskar Kristeller, 1933-1984
Circa 142 photocopied letters including 5 letters from Kate Olschki to Kristeller.

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