Halford Ross Ryan Papers
Scope and Contents
This collection includes the handwritten and the typed drafts of Mr. Ryan's book Persuasive Advocacy. It also includes rough drafts and information used for his article on Harry S. Truman and his book American Orators of the 20th Century. It includes galleys of his book American Orators Before 1900.
- Majority of material found within 1985 - 1993
- Ryan, Halford Ross (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Halford Ryan has been a professor of English and later public speaking at Washington and Lee University since 1970.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of the author.
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