Ober, Warren U. Thomas Chatterton collection

Ober, Warren U.
Warren U. Ober Thomas Chatterton collection.  - [ca. 1782]-1862.

3 prints ; 52 x 72 cm or smaller.


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Dr. Warren Ober (b. 1925) is Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the University of Waterloo. Dr. Ober came to Waterloo in 1965 from Northern Illinois University when he accepted the position of Chair of English, and retired in 1994. He has written, or collaborated on, works about Keats, Wordsworth, Alice Munro, Thomas Crofton Croker, William Blake, and Pearl Harbor.

The collection consists of two prints and one copy of art works about the life and death of poet Thomas Chatterton. Includes one lithograph of his death, one of Chatterton writing the Rowleian mss., and one reproduction of an eighteenth century handkerchief showing Chatterton.

Title from content of the collection.

Donated in 2015 by Warren U. Ober

Detailed finding aid available.

Related records can be found in GA 52 Bertram R. Davis collection.

Call number: GA 271