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Box 9

 other level — Box: 9
Identifier: Box 9

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

Arrangement: alphabetical A large series, comprising correspondence between Hindus and various people, including family, friends, colleagues, former students, editors and numerous readers of his work, and various governmental as well as non-profit organizations. Some of the more notable names include literary figures such as Saul Bellow, Allen Ginsberg, Charles Reznikoff, and William Carlos Williams; and philosophers such as Kenneth Burke and Russell Kirk. This series also contains letters and materials from the White House, as well as copies of letters from Hindus to various national and international politicians, among them: Richard Nixon, George Bush, Ted Kennedy, and Vaclav Havel.

Dates

  • 1932-1999, undated

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection contains restricted materials. Please contact the University Archives & Special Collections in advance to request access.

Boxes 23, 26, 28, 29, 31, 34, 37, 38, 41, and 42 are unprocessed and, due to preservation issues, are not accessible for research use at this time.

Extent

From the Collection: 39 Linear Feet (36 record center boxes, 5 manuscript boxes, 2 half manuscript box)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Brandeis University Repository

Contact:
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Waltham MA

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