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Personal papers of Edward S. Robinson

Call Number: PP 89


Robinson taught philosophy at the University of Kansas from 1946-1968. This collection consists of index cards from Robinson's research on 20th century German philosopher Martin Heidegger (1889-1976), a Bible, and a manuscript.


  • Creation: 1946 - 1968


Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Biography of Edward S. Robinson

Robinson received his A.B. in 1926, his A.M. in 1928, and his Ph.D. in 1932, all from Harvard. He joined the faculty of KU in 1946, reaching full Professor status in 1961. He died in 1968.


6 Linear Feet (7 boxes)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

PP 89

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Richard DeGeorge, 1972.

Related Materials

Consult library staff regarding the availability of related photographs, biographical files, and scrapbooks.

Guide to the Edward S. Robinson Collection
Personal Papers of Edward S. Robinson
Finding aid prepared by ad, 2005. Finding aid encoded by ad, 2005. Finding aid revised by mwh, 2021.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
Preferred citation
Personal papers of Edward S. Robinson, University Archives, PP 89, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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