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Herbert William Magoun manuscript

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030052066]
Identifier: MS-0125
Herbert William Magoun (1856-1956) was a professor of Greek and Latin and an alumnus of Johns Hopkins University. The collection consists of one manuscript in typescript with corrections entitled "Prosody in Four Parts," dated 1931.

Dates

  • 1931

Creator

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Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Extent

0.24 Cubic Feet (1 legal half-size document box)

Biographical Note

Herbert William Magoun was a professor of Greek and Latin and an alumnus of Johns Hopkins University. He was born in Bath, Maine, February 17, 1856 and graduated from Iowa College (1879) before recieving his Ph.D. from Hopkins in 1887. Magoun taught at Colorado College, Iowa College, and Oberlin College. He was the author of several volumes on metrical philology and Oriental subjects. Herbert William Magoun died in 1956.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one manuscript in typescript with corrections entitled "Prosody in Four Parts," by Herbert William Magoun and dated 1931. The manuscript numbers over two hundred pages and was not published.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

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Repository Details

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