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BANC MSS C-B 994  
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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
    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.
    Language of Material: English


    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.


    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