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Philip Legler papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-327

Scope and Contents note

This collection documents the career of former Northern Michigan University English professor and poet Philip Legler. It includes his published poetry and an unpublished manuscript as well as news articles and miscellaneous materials.

Processed June 1996

Dates

  • 1960 - 1989

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to publish material from the Philip Legler papers, MSS-327, must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, archives@nmu.edu. The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.

Biographical/Historical note

Philip Legler was born in 1928 in Dayton, Ohio. He graduated from Denison University in 1950 and received an MFA from the State University of Iowa in 1953. He taught at Ohio University, Illinois Wesleyan, and Sweet Briar College before coming to the Northern Michigan University Department of English in 1968. Legler died in 1992.

Extent

.5 Cubic Feet

General note

This collection was formerly Univ Series-124. When it became MSS-327, a new finding aid was created.
Title
Philip Legler papers
Status
Completed
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives Repository

Contact:
Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1225
906-227-1333 (Fax)

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