Guide to the Bernard Moses papers, 1875-1915

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Guide to the Bernard Moses Papers, 1875-1915

Collection number: BANC MSS C-B 994

The Bancroft Library



University of California, Berkeley

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Processed by:
The Bancroft Library staff
Date Completed:
ca. 1966
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1997 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Collection Title: Bernard Moses Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1875-1915
Collection Number: BANC MSS C-B 994
Creator: Moses, Bernard, 1846-1930
Extent: Number of containers: 1 portfolio, 2 cartons
Repository: The Bancroft Library.
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Abstract: Correspondence, notes, manuscripts and reprints of articles and lectures, and clippings, pertaining to his career as professor of history, University of California, and as U.S. Commissioner in the Philippines.
Languages Represented: English

Information for Researchers

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Bernard Moses papers, BANC MSS C-B 994, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Related Collection

  • Title: Philippine diary, typescript
    Identifier/Call Number: 308x m911.di

Scope and Content

This collection of papers, transferred form Archives to the Bancroft Library in November 1965 and in March, 1966, contains some correspondence, manuscripts and reprints of lectures and articles, some material and clippings concerning the Philippine Commission, miscellaneous notes on the history of South America, and a file of clippings relating to his lectures.

Biography

Born in 1846, Bernard Moses attended the University of Michigan and the University of Heidelberg. He began his teaching career at Albion College, and came to the University of California in 1876 as professor of history and political science. He was a member of the U. S. Philippine Commission from 1900-1902, and later participated in the Panamerican Scientific Congress in Santiago, Chile, and in the International Conference of American States in Buenos Aires. He was also minister plenipotentiary on a special mission to Chile.

Key to Arrangement

portfolio Portfolio:

Correspondence. The letters have been arranged chronologically, and an alphabetical list of correspondents is appended. A bibliography is placed at the end of the portfolio.

Carton 1:

Manuscripts and reprints of articles and lectures, arranged alphabetically by title. One folder of unitled manuscripts is at the end of the carton.

Carton 2:

Untitled addresses, dated (1folder), and undated (1 folder)

 

Clippings relating to lectures

 

Lecture notes on Spanish American history

 

Notes on history of South America

 

Philippine Commission material

 

Copies of official correspondence and reports, 1900-1907

 

Misc. writings on Philippines

 

Clippings, 1900-1903

 

Notes on Spinoza

 

Clippings roughly arranged by subject

 

California. University

 

Japan

 

Moses' books

 

Moses

 

Miscellaneous

 

Miscellany

List of Correspondents

 

Adams, Charles Francis, 1835-1915

 

Letter, Nov. 16, 1914

 

Bryce J[ames] [Bryce, Viscount, 1838-1922]

 

3 letters; Feb, 18?, 1885; Sept. 19, 1887; Oct. 1, 1892

 

Cortelyou, George Bruce, 1862-1940

 

Letter, Mar. 8, 1900, written as secretary to Pres. McKinley.

 

Day, William Rufus, 1849-1923

 

Letter, Mar. 1, 1900

 

Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926

 

Telegram, 1882

 

Funck-Brentano, Frantz, 1862-1947

 

Letter, July 1, 1915

 

Harper, William Rainey, 1856-1906

 

Letter, Aug. 27, 1898, re sale of Bancroft Library

 

Hittell, Theodore Henry, 1830-1917

 

Letter, Dec. 23, 1885

 

Lefranc, Abel Jules Maurice, 1863-

 

Postcard, Aug. 17, 1915

 

Moses, Bernard, 1846-1930

 

2 letters, Sept. 24 and Nov. 11, 1875

 

Nybolm, Carl Rupert, 1832-1907

 

Letter, Dec. 29, 1880

 

Perkins, George Clement, 1839-1923

 

Telegram, Feb. 28, 1900

 

Pond, Charles Fremont, 1856-1929

 

Receipt, Oct. 16, 1910

 

Royce, Josiah, 1855-1916

 

Letter, Sept. 7, 1883

 

postcard, n.d.

 

Stebbins, Horatio, 1821-1902

 

2 letters, Sept. 14 and Nov. 4, 1875. September letter is copy in writing of Bernard Moses.

 

Taft, William Howard, 1857-1930

 

Letter, Apr. 23, 1907