Frank Shivers papers Edit


MS 0666


  • approximately 1949 - approximately 2004 (Creation)


  • 1.49 Cubic Feet (Whole)
    1 record center carton, 1 legal half-size document box




  • Abstract

    Frank Shivers was a Baltimore historian and former Johns Hopkins professor of history and literature. His papers consist of his research notes and teaching materials and spans the years 1949-2004.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is not processed and therefore has not been prepared for research use. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

  • Scope and Contents

    The Frank Shivers papers are the research notes and teaching materials of the Baltimore historian and former Johns Hopkins professor of history and literature, Frank Shivers. The collection dates from approximately 1949 to approximately 2004.

  • Biographical / Historical

    Frank R. Shivers of Baltimore, Maryland was an environmental preservationist and was the author of many regional histories of Baltimore. Beginning in 1949 Shivers taught history, writing and literature at a variety of institutions, including the University of Cincinnati, Johns Hopkins University, Towson University, and the Friends School of Baltimore.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    These papers were donated to Special Collections by Frank Shivers on January 18, 2007.

  • Processing Information

    This collection has not been processed.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    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.

  • Preferred Citation

    [Name of folder or item], [Date], [Box number], [Folder number], [Collection title], [Collection number], Special Collections, The Johns Hopkins University.

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