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Townsend, Kim


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Kim Townsend Papers

Identifier: MA.00226

Kim Townsend taught English at Amherst College from 1962 until his retirement in 2008. The Kim Townsend Papers consist of research materials for his two major publications: Sherwood Anderson, a 1987 biography of the American author, and Manhood at Harvard, a 1998 book discussing the development of gender roles and norms in the post-Civil War US.

Dates: 1985-1998

Townsend, Robert "Kim" (Faculty, English), 2 folders, 1972-2007

 File — Box Slides composite 1: [Barcode: Slides composite 1]
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Amherst College Non-Alumni Biographical Files document individuals associated with the college as faculty, staff, honorary degree recipients, trustees, visiting speakers and artists or in any role other than student. Files contain information about the individual and their relationship to the college and may including newpaper clippings, photographs, curriculum vitae, pamphlets, correspondence and other materials. Some files contain biographical questionaires submitted by the individual...
Dates: 1972-2007

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Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography 1
Masculinity -- United States 1
Sex role -- United States -- History 1