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Robert Dunham fonds
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1963 - 1989 (Creation)
- Dunham, Robert
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25 cm of textual records
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Name of creator
Robert Dunham (1939-1990) was a professor of English at Simon Fraser University. His specialty was the literature of the Romantic Period. A graduate of Stanford University, Dunham joined SFU in 1966. He was a gifted teacher who won the University's excellence in teaching award in 1986 as well as the 3M Fellowship in 1988, a national award which recognized excellence in teaching and educational leadership.
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The fonds consists of records arising from Dunham's teaching and research activities. Includes lecture and research notes, course outlines, exams and study questions, reading lists, reprints, essays and other writing by Dunham, and a few pieces of correspondence regarding Dunham's career and projects.
Immediate source of acquisition
Robin Blaser donated the fonds to the SFU Archives in 1994.
The materials were arranged by the Archivist.
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All accessions have been processed as of September 2002. No further accruals are expected.
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Finding aid prepared by Frances Fournier, Enid Britt (September 2000).
Updated by Enid Britt (June 2006).