The Willard C. Potts Papers consist of materials generated and collected by Potts, an OSU English professor and James Joyce scholar. The collection primarily documents Potts' research, instruction and interaction with other Irish studies scholars.
ID: MSS Potts
Extent: 3.2 cubic feet
Scope and Content Notes
In addition to correspondence, this collection includes a book, certificates, course materials, employment records, newspaper clippings, notes, photographs, plaques, scrapbooks, speeches, student papers, theater programs, and theses. Among the items reflecting Potts' research include his heavily annonated copy of James Joyce' Ulysses. Comprised of photographs, postcards, ticket stubs, programs, and newspaper clippings, the scrapbooks document Pott's trips to Ireland and England for Joyce symposia and a NICSA study abroad in London program.
Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation: Willard C. Potts Papers (MSS Potts), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
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