George Macloskie Papers
Held at: Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division [Contact Us]
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George Macloskie was a Princeton professor of biology (1875-1906) and an ordained Presbyterian minister and lawyer.
Consists of notebooks, scrapbooks, printed material, and a commonplace book (1906) of Macloskie, Princeton professor of biology (1875-1906) and an ordained Presbyterian minister and lawyer. The bulk of the collection is comprised of notebooks, many used as the basis for class lectures and papers in biology and related subjects, such as zoology, comparative anatomy, botany, and physiology, as well as in law and theology. There are also notebooks on Esperanto, of which Macloskie was an enthusiast, the flora of Patagonia, and a scrapbook of leaves and flowers of Great Britain (1870).
This is an unprocessed collection and remains in its original arrangement.
Gift of the author.
This is an unprocessed collection. The contents list provided is a preliminary inventory.
The collection inventory was created by Michael Heist in August 2007.
No appraisal information is available.
- Anatomy -- Study and teaching -- New Jersey -- Princeton
- Biology -- Study and teaching -- New Jersey -- Princeton
- Botany -- Patagonia (Argentina and Chile) -- 19th century
- Botany -- Study and teaching -- New Jersey -- Princeton
- Flowers -- Great Britain
- Leaves -- Great Britain
- Natural history -- Study and teaching -- New Jersey -- Princeton
- Physiology -- Study and teaching -- New Jersey -- Princeton
- Zoology -- Study and teaching -- New Jersey -- Princeton
- Manuscripts Division
- Finding Aid Date
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research use.
- Use Restrictions
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
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