A Pilgrim’s Progress: Decherd Turner, 1922-2002

Valerie Hotchkiss

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A biographical profile of Decherd Turner, director of the Bridwell Library at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX from 1950-80, and director of the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at the University of Texas in Austin from 1980-88. This profile focuses on Turner's remarkable personality and his accomplishments in building the special collections of these institutions.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2-4
JournalTheological Librarianship
Issue number1
StatePublished - 2014


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