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Collection contains papers of William Peirce Randel, a professor of English at the University of Maine, born on January 7, 1909, in New York City. Papers include correspondence, research materials, drafts of articles, and copies of Maine legislative documents concerning higher education. The correspondence, dates primarily from 1962-1992, and included both incoming letters and copies of outgoing letters involving various Maine politicians, especially William S. Cohen. The correspondence concerns current events of the time including higher education, world affairs, and issues of aging. Research materials concern the author Kenneth Roberts and were collected by Randel in preparation for a possible book about Roberts.
Education, Languages and Literature
American Literature | American Politics
Size of Collection
1 half-size box
Dates of Collection
UA RG 0011.023
Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine, "Randel (William Peirce) Papers, 1941-1992" (2018). Finding Aids. Number 443.