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Robert A. Feer papers

 Collection
Identifier: M059

Overview

Robert Arnold Feer, former Director of Graduate Studies in History at Northeastern University, was born in Brookline, Mass. in the late 1920s. He earned a Bachelor's degree in 1950, Master's degree in 1951, and Ph.D. in 1958 from Harvard University. In 1963, Feer came to Northeastern, where he developed the Department of African-American Studies. Feer died on September 22, 1970. In 1973, the Northeastern University History Department instituted the Feer Award, a monetary prize offered to the graduate student who completes the program with the highest grade point average.

Dates

  • 1945-1969 (bulk 1958-1969)

Creator

Conditions Governing Access:

The collection is unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use:

Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be discussed with the University Archivist.

Extent

3.00 cubic feet (10 containers)

Language

English

System of Arrangement:

Arranged in one alphabetical sequence.

Physical Location

66/1-2
Title
Finding aid for the Robert A. Feer Papers
Author
Finding aid prepared by Cat Lea
Date
October 2000
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Description is in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Northeastern University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
92 Snell Library
Northeastern University
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston MA 02115 US