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D. E. Roberts Paleontology notebook

 Collection — Box: BW-11
Identifier: MS-0539

Scope and Contents note

Notes made by Roberts during a paleontogy course taken at Johns Hopkins University in 1893. Written in English longhand. Includes diagrams, illustrations, and a few notes made in 1894.


  • Creation: 1893 - 1894


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This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Contact Special Collections for more information.

This collection is open for use.

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.

Biographical Note

Author possibly David Ellsworth Roberts, a student at Johns Hopkins Unversity in 1893.


0.167 Cubic Feet (1 notebook)

Language of Materials



A notebook of notes taken during a paleontogy course taken at Johns Hopkins University in 1893, likely by a student named David Ellsworth Roberts.

Custodial History

Formerly cataloged QE 715 R. Transferred from stacks in 1989

Processing Information

Finding aid prepared by Kelly Spring on 15 June 2010.

Guide to the D. E. Roberts Paleontology notebook
Kelly Spring
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Repository Details

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