Student Notebooks of John Preston Hoskins
Held at: Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division [Contact Us]
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Overview and metadata sections
John Preston Hoskins (Princeton Class of 1891) was a professor of German at Princeton University during a forty-year period from 1895 to 1935.
The collection consists of eighteen notebooks of lecture notes taken by Hoskins (Princeton Class of 1891) on German phonetics, syntax, grammar, and literature (Goethe, Schiller, etc.) while he was a graduate student in Germany (1891-1892).
This collection is currently unprocessed.
Finding aid written by Ran Tao '06 in 2003.
- Manuscripts Division
- Finding Aid Author
- Ran Tao '06
- Finding Aid Date
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research use.
- Use Restrictions
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