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Finding-Aid for the Burke Collection (WTU00157)

Finding aid prepared by:
Special Collections Staff

Summary Information
Title: Burke Collection
Creator: Burke , Kenneth , 1897- , American author.
Extent: 1 item
Call number: WTU00157
Call number: [Accession: 1227]
Language: English

Access and Use:


Access Restrictions:

Collection is open to research.

Processing Information:

Processing: October, 1970. HH

Contents List
[1970: Sept. 30] Towards Helhaven: Three stages of a vision. (1 item (18pp.): Tss [photocopy].)   
Scope: Text, signed, typescript[photocopy] of an address given in Graham Chapel, Washington University, September 30, 1970 at the annual Honors Day Convocation. Ts. and ms. revision throughout. One page to be inserted attached. Discusses, in satiric vein, pollution ("Wastage") follies of homo sap., extending vision to future life on the moon when the earth has to be abandoned. Numerous political contemplations included.