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Maurice Bloomfield letters

 Collection — Box: BW-13
Identifier: MS-0251

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of five letters of Johns Hopkins University professor Maurice Bloomfield. One is addressed to Charkes D'Urban Morris, dated June 30, 1880. Morris was a professor of Greek at Hopkins and had proposed Bloomfield as a candidate for a position in the Department of Sanskrit and Philology. In the letter, Bloomfield thanks Morris for his assistance.


  • Creation: 1880, 1901, 1924, 1927, 1928


Conditions Governing Access

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

Collection is open for use.

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 Note

Maurice Bloomfield was a professor of Sanskrit, the Johns Hopkins University, 1881-1891. He received his Ph.D. from Hopkins in 1879. Bloomfield was the author of several books on Vedic languages and literature.


0.167 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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Collection consists of five letters of Johns Hopkins University professor Maurice Bloomfield.

Custodial History

Formerly part of MS 34.

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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