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Strathmann (Ernest A.) Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H-Mss-0883

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Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials relating to English professor Ernest Albert Strathmann. The collection includes correspondance, typescripts, proofs, and notes relating to Strathmann's book, "Sir Walter Ralegh: A Study in Elizabethan Skepticism." Also included are reproductions of primary sources, articles by Strathmann, and materials relating to his tenure at Pomona College.

Dates

  • 1909 - 1990

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to reproduce or to publish must be submitted in writing to Special Collections.

Biographical / Historical

Ernest Albert Strathmann was born in Maryland in 1906. He earned his undergraduate, master’s, and doctorate degrees at Johns Hopkins University, and in 1932 became an English professor at Pomona College. In 1951 he authored Sir Walter Ralegh: A Study in Elizabethan Skepticism, about accusations of atheism made about Ralegh. Strathmann served as dean of the Pomona College faculty from 1959 to 1970. He died on December 17, 1991 in Claremont.

Extent

4 boxes : (4 record boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection contains materials relating to English professor Ernest Albert Strathmann, created between 1909 and 1990. The collection includes correspondence, typescripts, proofs, and notes relating to Strathmann's book, "Sir Walter Ralegh: A Study in Elizabethan Skepticism." Also included are reproductions of primary sources, articles by Strathmann, and materials relating to his tenure at Pomona College.

Arrangement

Materials are in their original folders and retain their original folder titles and organization.

Physical Location

Please consult repository.

Accruals

No additions to the collection are anticipated.

Processing Information

This collection was minimally processed to facilitate access. Materials are in their original folders and retain their original folder titles and organization.
Title
Ernest A. Strathmann Papers
Subtitle
1909-1990
Author
Finding aid prepared by Myles Mikulic
Date
2020
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the 01 - Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library Repository

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