Peter Tamony Collection, 1890-1985 (C3939)

877.6 cubic feet, 14 audio discs, 89 audio tapes, 2 audio cassettes

 Finding Aid

Correspondence, articles, research files, personal papers, audio tapes, and word files of a noted etymologist and neologist of San Francisco. The collection primarily relates to the study of American colloquial language and neologisms but also includes rare jazz journals and materials on sports.