Edgar L. Erickson Papers, 1937-65
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Brief Description: Papers of Edgar Lewis Erickson (1902-68), professor of history (1938-67), including correspondence, manuscripts and notes on the history of England and the British Empire, the collection and reproduction in microprint of the British Sessional Papers (1947-54); the activities of the American Historical Association's Committee on Documentary Reproduction and the Overseas Scholarship (Fulbright) program to reproduce essential foreign records; manuscripts on "The Foundation of the Civil Affairs/Military Government Doctrine of the United States Army in World War II" and "The Introduction of Coolie Labor in the West Indies" and course materials. The papers include many army publications concerning Mr. Erickson's training in Chemical Warfare (1942-43) and research as historian for the Civil Affairs/ Military Government division.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 15/13/30
Created by: Erickson, Edgar L. (1902-1968)
Volume: 9.6 cubic feet
Acquired: 5/27/1968
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/1513030.pdf
Arrangement: Alphabetical by subject, by type of material, chronological thereunder.
Subject Index
American Historical Association
British Empire
Chemical Warfare
Coolie Labor
Course Notes
Documentary Reproduction
England - History and Geography
England - Politics and Government
Faculty Papers
Fulbright Awards
Military Government
West Indies
World War II - Military Government and Peace
World War II - Service and Training
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]