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Harry Grant Plum Papers

Identifier: RG99.0107

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Scope and Contents

These papers include Dr. Plum's manuscripts, course outlines, and student work.


  • Creation: 1940-1951, undated


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

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Biographical / Historical

Harry Grant Plum was born in Iowa City, Iowa, November 3, 1868. He earned his PhB in 1894, and MA in 1896, both at the State University of Iowa. He took his Ph.D. from Columbia University in 1906. At the State University of Iowa, he was an instructor in history 1896-1901, an assistant professor 1901-1902, a professor of history 1902-1949, and professor emeritus from 1949 until his death September 29, 1956.


1.75 Linear Feet

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University of Iowa professor of history, 1902-1949. Research specialty in European studies.

Method of Acquisition

These papers were transferred to the University of Iowa Libraries from the Department of History. Processed by Robert M. Hedges. Guide posted to the Internet 2000; updated January 2008.

Robert M. Hedges, 2000.
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Archives Repository

100 Main Library
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242