George W. Radimersky papers

George W. Radimersky papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Radimersky, George William, 1907-
Creator: Radimersky, Ruth H.
Title: George W. Radimersky papers
Dates: 1927-1987
Quantity: 5.8 Linear feet (5 cartons, 2 document boxes)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers of George W. Radimersky from 1927-1987. The papers include correspondence, manuscripts, materials pertaining to the management of farm land in Monroe, South Dakota (1951-1957), materials documenting Radimersky's involvement with the Heidelberg University project (1969-1987), speeches, lectures, and photographs. The correspondence includes letters between Radimersky, his wife Ruth H. Radimersky, and family and friends documenting life in the United States as an immigrant working on farms in South Dakota (1923-1925), life in Germany between the two world wars and in post World War II Germany, and Radimersky's academic career. The manuscripts include studies and essays on medieval and modern German literature, poetry, and Radimersky's memoirs.
Coll. Number: ms2579
Some of the materials are in German.

Biographical/Historical Note

George W. Radimersky (1907- ), educator at the State University of Michigan (1935-1972), born in Silesia, emigrated to the United States in 1923.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Farm life--South Dakota.
Germany--Social conditions--1918-1933.
Immigrants--United States.
Manuscripts (document genre)
Monroe (S.D.)
Universität Heidelberg.
Universities and colleges--Germany.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

George W. Radimersky papers. MS 2579. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Briefe Nach Hause
2Briefe Von Daheim I
3Briefe Von Daheim II
4Briefe Von Daheim 3, 1947-56
5Briefe Von Daheim 4, 1957-66
6Briefe Von Daheim 5, 1967-73
7Briefe Von Daheim, 1976-79
8European Correspondence, 1957-1972
21Land Management 1
2Land Management 2
4The Heidelbergensia, 1969-79
5Heidelbergensia II, 1979-1983
6Heidelbergensia III Studies
7Personal Correspondence, 1958-1972
8The University of Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, 1953-1972
31Faust etc.
2Hildegard von Bingen
3Kristian Balde I
4Kristian Balde II
5Das Marchen
6Miscellaneous Essays
7New College & Miscellony
8The Schsenspiegel Studies 1
9The Sachsenspiegel Studies 2
10Skizzen aus der Unmoglichkeit I
11A Time of Innocence
12Ein Tonbild, 1969-75
41Briefe, 1979-1986
2Facs. Production
3Germ. Med. Mss.
4H.B.V. II
6Heidelbergensia IV
7Ein Kanadisches Requiem
8Ein Kanadisches Requiem Studien
9Miscell Essays
10Mss Lectures
51180 Haiku
5Haiku II
6The Jatropha
7The Jatropha-- J.B.-- A Young Man
8Das Marchen
9The Plowman
10Skizzen aus der Unmoglichkeit
12A Time of Innocence
13Ein Tonbild
61Family Correspondence
2Ferne Stimmen
3Music at his Feet
71Correspondence, 1938-1939
2Correspondence, 1946
3Correspondence, 1947
4Correspondence, 1948
5Correspondence, 1949
6Correspondence, 1950
7Correspondence, 1951
8Goethe - Hauptmann
9Lawrence University
10Reitrement and Addendum