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Richard L. Kagan papers

Identifier: MS-0676

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Scope and Contents

The papers are primarily Kagan's research files for books that he wrote. The collection also includes correspondence, graduate student files, and lecture notes.


  • Creation: 1970s-2010


Conditions Governing Access

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

Portions of the collection that have been processed are open for use. Portions of the collection that have not been processed are requestable via our process-on-demand system. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

These files contain student records, which are further subject to FERPA restrictions.

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 / Historical

Richard L. Kagan is Professor of History at Johns Hopkins University. He is the author of Students and Society in Early Modern Spain (1974) and Lawsuits and Litigants in Castile, 1500-1700 (1981) and the editor of Spanish Cities of the Golden Age: The Views of Anton van den Wyngaerde (California, 1989).


1.58 Cubic Feet (2 legal size document boxes, 2 cardfile boxes (12.5 x 8.5 x 5.25 inches))

Language of Materials



The papers consist of author Richard Kagan's research files.


See individual series notes for information on arrangement.

Description Control

Folder titles were created by copying Kagan's descriptions exactly as they appeared on his work.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were donated by Richard Kagan in January, 2013.



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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA