Maurice Samuel collection Edit


11 MWalB02468


  • 1915-1936 (Creation)


  • 0.50 Linear Feet (Whole)
  • 1 manuscript box other_unmapped (Whole)

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  • Arrangement

    Arranged in four series: 1. Correspondence, 1915-1936; 2. Documents, undated; 3. Poetry, undated; 4. Photographs, 1916-1918, undated.

    For more information about each series, please consult the series descriptions in the box and folder listing.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.  Please contact the department for more information.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Requests to reproduce or publish material from the collection should be directed to the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.

  • Preferred Citation

    Maurice Samuel collection, Robert D. Farber Univeristy Archives & Special Collections, Brandeis University

  • Scope and Contents

    The Maurice Samuel collection consists of seventy-two folders holding correspondence, literary pieces, newspaper reviews and photographs; dated material ranges from the 1910s to the 1930s. Most of the correspondence consists of personal war-time accounts Maurice Samuel addressed to a single individual. Of particular interest are descriptions of rural life in wartime France and experiences in the barracks. Other collection components include 1920s literary reviews on the controversial book You Gentiles and poems written on loose papers.

  • Processing Information

    Processed by Paula Daccarett in 2003.  Archon finding aid created by Craig Bruce Smith in 2010.