Barry Gilbert and Mary Ramage Peterson Gilbert Papers
Scope and Contents
The papers of Barry and Mary Ramage Peterson Gilbert are contained in one half-size archival box containing four folders. They consist of three bound volumes, two typewritten and one handwritten, containing poetry, a manuscript, and notes from a trip. Some correspondence is included as well. \
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is stored off-site and requires two business days advance notice for retrieval. Please contact the McCormick Library at email@example.com or 847-491-3635 for more information or to schedule an appointment to view the collection.
Language of Materials
Lawyer, law professor and poet Barry Gilbert obtained an A.B. degree (1898) and an LL.B. (1901) from Northwestern University. Reader and actress Mary Ramage Peterson graduated from the Cumnock School of Oratory at Northwestern University in 1897, and received a post-graduate degree in 1898 (Speech). They were married in 1901. Their papers are contained in one half-size archival box containing four folders. They consist of three bound volumes (two typewritten and one handwritten), containing poetry, a manuscript, and notes from a trip. Some correspondence is included as well.
The papers are organized into sections for Barry Gilbert and Mary Ramage Peterson Gilbert.
Method of Acquisition
The Mary and Barry Gilbert Papers were donated to the University Archives by the Estate of Barry Gilbert on April 11, 1980 (Accession #80-57).
Margaret Faverty: March, 1991.
- Guide to the Barry Gilbert and Mary Ramage Peterson Gilbert Papers
- Margaret Faverty
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository
Deering Library, Level 3
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