Guide to the Bernard Moses papers, 1875-1915

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Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: The Bancroft Library
Title: Bernard Moses Papers,
creator: Moses, Bernard, 1846-1930
Identifier/Call Number: BANC MSS C-B 994
Physical Description: 1.75 linear feet 2 cartons, 1 portfolio, 1 oversize folder
Date (inclusive): 1875-1915
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.
Language of Material: English

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

Preferred Citation

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

Related Collection

  1. 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.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Moses, Bernard, 1846-1930

 

Correspondence,

Arrangement

The letters have been arranged chronologically, and an alphabetical list of correspondents is appended.

Scope and Contents

A bibliography is placed at the end of the portfolio.
portfolio 1

Adams, Charles Francis (1835-1915), November 16, 1914

portfolio 1

Bryce James Bryce, Viscount (1838-1922), 1885-1892

Physical Description: 3 letters.
portfolio 1

Cortelyou, George Bruce (1862-1940), March 8, 1900

Physical Description: 1 letter.

Scope and Contents

Written as Secretary to President McKinley.
portfolio 1

Day, William Rufus (1849-1923), March 1, 1900

Physical Description: 1 letter.
portfolio 1

Eliot, Charles William (1834-1926), 1882

Physical Description: 1 telegram.
portfolio 1

Funck-Brentano, Frantz (1862-1947), July 1, 1915

Physical Description: 1 letter.
portfolio 1

Harper, William Rainey (1856-1906), August 27, 1898

Physical Description: 1 letter.

Scope and Contents

Regarding sale of Bancroft's Library.
portfolio 1

Hittell, Theodore Henry (1830-1917), December 23, 1885

Physical Description: 1 letter.
portfolio 1

Lefranc, Abel Jules Maurice (1863-), August 17, 1915

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
portfolio 1

Moses, Bernard (1846-1930), 1875

Physical Description: 2 letters.
portfolio 1

Nybolm, Carl Rupert (1832-1907), December 29, 1880

Physical Description: 1 letter.
portfolio 1

Perkins, George Clement (1839-1923), February 28, 1900

Physical Description: 1 telegram.
portfolio 1

Pond, Charles Fremont (1856-1929), October 16, 1910

Physical Description: 1 receipt.
portfolio 1

Royce, Josiah (1855-1916), September 7, 1883 undated

Physical Description: 1 letter and 1 postcard.
portfolio 1

Stebbins, Horatio (1821-1902), 1875

Physical Description: 2 letters.

Scope and Contents

One letter (September) is copy in hand of Bernard Moses.
portfolio 1

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930), April 23, 1907

Physical Description: 1 letter.
carton 1

Manuscripts and reprints of articles and lectures,

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by title. One folder of unitled manuscripts is at the end of the carton.
carton 2

Untitled addresses, undated

Carton 2

Clippings relating to lectures,

Carton 2

Lecture notes on Spanish American history,

Carton 2

Notes on history of South America,

Carton 2

Philippine Commission material,

Carton 2

Copies of official correspondence and reports, 1900-1907

Carton 2

Miscellaneous writings on Philippines,

Carton 2

Clippings, 1900-1903

oversize-folder 1

Map of the Philippines, October 1902

Scope and Contents

Two large sheets. Map of the Philippines prepared in the Bureau of Insular Affairs, War Department.
Carton 2

Notes on Spinoza,

Carton 2

Clippings roughly arranged by subject,

Carton 2

California. University,

Carton 2

Japan,

Carton 2

Moses' books,

Carton 2

Moses,

Carton 2

Miscellaneous,

Carton 2

Miscellany,