Guide to the MacMaster, Robert E. Collection

Finding Aid Authors: Adam Gossman.
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Guide to the MacMaster, Robert E. Collection 1919/2008

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Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: MacMaster, Robert E. Collection
Dates: 1919-2008
Bulk Dates: 1967-1972
Identification: CFT00097
Creator: MacMaster, Robert E.
Physical Description: 8.00
Language of Materials: English Russian
Repository: David Allan Hubbard Library Archives
135 N. Oakland Avenue
Pasadena, CA, 91182-0002
URL: http://library.fuller.edu/archives/
Email: archives@fuller.edu
Phone: (626) 584-5311
Fax: (626) 584-5613

Administrative History:

Robert E. MacMaster (1919-2008) was a prominent historian of Russian History and Literature at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and served as Chair of the History section from 1970-1972. He was educated at Harvard Graduate School where he studied the classics of Russian and Germanic literature. Professor MacMaster authored the definitive work on Nikolay Yakovlevich Danilevsky entitled, “Danilevsky: A Russian Totalitarian Philosopher,” (1967). This collection includes research notes on Tolstoy,Fyodor Dostoevsky and Nikolay Yakovlevich Danilevsky among other Russian thinkers.

Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Personal Name:

Danilevsky, Nikolay
Tolstoy, Leo

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information:

Donation.

Processing Information:

Basic.

Conditions Governing Use:

Scholarly use within parameters of copyright law.

Conditions Governing Access:

Supervised use only.

Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

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Scope and Contents

Robert E. MacMaster was a prominent historian of Russian History and Literature. His major work, “Danilevsky: A Russian Totalitarian Philosopher,” is the only full-scale biography on the controversial, yet very significant Russian philosopher of the 19th century. The collection contains research materials used by Dr. Robert E. MacMaster including extensive notes, research materials, personal notes and personal letters.

Detailed List of Contents

 

ArchonID: id579
Notes: personal notes, class notes, study notes, notes for manuscripts - Boxes 1-10.

 

ArchonID: id580
Research materials - Boxes 11-13.

 

ArchonID: id581
Personal - Boxes 14-16.