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Papers of Merrill D. Peterson [manuscript] 1852-1993 (Bulk 1946-1993)

Peterson, Merrill D
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Variant Title
Merrill D. Peterson papers
Finding Aid Note
Guide available.
Related Resources
GUIDE TO THE COLLECTION AVAILABLE ONLINE:
Summary
The collection contains department and personal communications with historians, university colleagues, students, friends and academic organizations; academic, lecture and professional organization records associated with Peterson's time at Harvard, Brandeis and the University of Virginia; and notes, manuscripts and correspondence concerning Peterson's books and articles, particularly "The great triumvirate," and "Thomas Jefferson and the new nation."
The collection also contains photographs; clippings; pamphlets; reprints; unpublished writings; and background material.
Specific topics include the American Revolution Bicentennial celebration; Dumas Malone; the National Endowment for the Humanities; Montpelier and the National Trust for Historic Preservation; the Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation; a film documentary "Three Revolutions of Thomas Jefferson"; and the Thomas Jefferson / Sally Hemings controversy.
Of interest are the remarks made by Peterson at the University of Virginia Rotunda, 1965 March 17, as part of the "sympathy for Selma" ceremony.
Description
16,000 items.
Cite as
Merrill D. Peterson Papers, 1946-1993, Accession MSS 12807, Special Collections Dept., University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Biographical Note
Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation Professor of History at the University of Virginia.
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    a| Merrill D. Peterson Papers, 1946-1993, Accession MSS 12807, Special Collections Dept., University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
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