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August Marbes papers

 Collection — Container: 1
Identifier: MS-0430

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of two notebooks containing Marbes' translation into German of Oliver Goldsmith's play, The Good-hearted Man. Marbes made the translation in 1872 while a student at the Fredric Noelle Trade School in Osnabruck, Germany.


  • Creation: 1872


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

It is likely that the creator of this collection, August Marbes, is German philatelist of the same name.


0.167 Cubic Feet (2 volumes)

Language of Materials



Found in the cage, 1989.

Processing Information

Finding aid prepared by Margaret Burri on August 7, 2008.

August Marbes papers
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Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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