Richard Hinton Thomas Collection

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Items from books from the library of Professor Richard Hinton Thomas, including: papers relating to the East German author Professor Doctor Friedrich Wolf (1888-1953), 1951-1953; files of reviews by Thomas; papers of Wolf Wondratschek, 1972.

Administrative / Biographical History

Richard Hinton Thomas, 1912-1983, was Professor of German at the University of Birmingham and then Foundation Professor of German Studies at the University of Warwick.

Reference: Deposit information.


The Modern Records Centre uses a classification scheme. For further details of the scheme, see It is compatible with ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description (2000).

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on access to these papers.

Acquisition Information

The collection originates from papers found in books accessioned by the University of Warwick Library and transferred to the Modern Records Centre.

Other Finding Aids

A copy of this collection-level description is available in [paper format in the Centre's searchroom.

An authority record exists for Richard Hinton Thomas (GB 152 AAR2241).

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.

Appraisal Information

This collection has been weeded for duplicates.


Further deposits are not expected.