Robert M. McElroy papers,

Title
Robert M. McElroy papers, ca. 1930s.
Author
McElroy, Robert McNutt, 1872-1959.
Supplementary Content
Finding Aid
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Details

Description
2 linear feet (2 boxes).
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Robert McNutt McElroy (1872-1959), an historian, taught at Princeton University and various universities in Great Britain and China.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 1940
Author
McElroy, Robert McNutt, 1872-1959.
Title
Robert M. McElroy papers, ca. 1930s.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of McElroy's notes and manuscript of his biography of Jefferson Davis and galley proofs for critical bibliography on Davis.
Biography
Robert McNutt McElroy (1872-1959), an historian, taught at Princeton University and various universities in Great Britain and China. After teaching history at Princeton from 1898 to 1916, he became the first American exchange professor to China, lecturing on government and education from 1916 to 1917. During the 1920s and 1930s he taught in Great Britain at Oxford, Cambridge, Edinburgh, Bristol, Manchester, and Leeds. His publications included works on Grover Cleveland and Jefferson Davis.
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Occupation
Historians.
Research Call Number
MssCol 1940
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