John R. Theobald Collection

San Diego State University
Library and Information Access
Theobald, John Richmond – Archives ; Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930 -- Criticism and interpretation ; San Diego State University -- Faculty -- Biography – Sources ; Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography – Sources ; American literature -- 20th century – Sources ; German poetry -- Translations into English
Dr. John R. Theobald came to San Diego State University in 1946 as an associate professor in the English department. He later became a full professor and retired in 1969 as professor emeritus. While at San Diego State University, Dr. Theobald published numerous works, and gave numerous recitals and addresses on National Public Radio. He wrote a series of radio talks called The Nine Ultimate Questions that covered subjects from man to God and beauty and peace. He also did a fourteen part series on poetry and poets called The Spoken Word. The collection documents many of Professor Theobald's publications and radio addresses.
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2.17 linear feet
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Identification of item, folder title, box number, John R. Theobald Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.
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This collection is open for research. The copyright interests in the materials found in this collection have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Special Collections and University Archives can only grant permission to publish materials for which it is the copyright holder.