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Collection Overview

Creator:
Macloskie, George, 1834-1920
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
George Macloskie Papers
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/zc77sq136
Dates:
1857-1906
Size:
7 boxes and 7.5 linear feet
Storage Note:
ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1-7
Language:
English

Abstract

George Macloskie was a Princeton professor of biology (1875-1906) and an ordained Presbyterian minister and lawyer. His collection consists of notebooks related to his class lectures and papers, scrapbooks, printed material, and a commonplace book (1906).

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Consists of notebooks, scrapbooks, printed material, and a commonplace book (1906) of Macloskie, Princeton professor of biology (1875-1906) and an ordained Presbyterian minister and lawyer. The bulk of the collection is comprised of notebooks, many used as the basis for class lectures and papers in biology and related subjects, such as zoology, comparative anatomy, botany, and physiology, as well as in law and theology. There are also notebooks on Esperanto, of which Macloskie was an enthusiast, the flora of Patagonia, and a scrapbook of leaves and flowers of Great Britain (1870).

Arrangement:

This is an unprocessed collection and remains in its original arrangement.

Collection Creator Biography:

George Macloskie was a Princeton professor of biology (1875-1906) and an ordained Presbyterian minister and lawyer.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Gift of the author.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

This is an unprocessed collection. The contents list provided is a preliminary inventory.

The collection inventory was created by Michael Heist in August 2007.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

George Macloskie Papers; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/zc77sq136
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184