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Personal Papers of Lewin A. Goff

Call Number: PP 398


Goff was a professor in the Department of Drama at the University of Kansas from 1955-1967. This collection includes information about international theatres, the American Educational Theatre Association, the American College Theatre Festival, and correspondence.


  • Creation: 1955 - 1967


Conditions Governing Access

These materials are stored in the KU Annex off-site storage area.

All researchers interested in reviewing this material must consult Spencer Research Library Public Services staff (785-864-4334 or, 9-5 M-F CST) no less than three days in advance of a planned visit. Be advised that drop-in requests for this material cannot be accommodated.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Biography of Lewin A. Goff

Lewin Goff received his A.B. in 1941 and his M.F.A. in 1946, both from the University of Oklahoma. He received his Ph.D. in 1948 from Western Reseve. He joined the faculty of the University of Kansas in the School of Fine Arts, teaching drama, in 1955, and remained a KU faculty member until 1967.


15 Linear Feet (15 boxes)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

PP 398

Physical Location

Annex (Contact Spencer Library Public Services)

Related Materials

Consult library staff regarding the availability of related photographs, biographical files, and scrapbooks

Guide to the Lewin A. Goff Collection
Personal Papers of Lewin A. Goff
Finding aid prepared by kn, 2005. Finding aid encoded by ad, 2005. Finding aid revised by mwh, 2020.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
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Preferred citation
Personal papers of Lewin A. Goff, University Archives, PP 398, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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