ELWYN B. ROBINSON DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
CHESTER FRITZ LIBRARY
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA
GRAND FORKS, NORTH DAKOTA 58202

ELWYN B. ROBINSON PAPERS

COLLECTION: OGL #198 (addition)

DATES: 1984-1986

SIZE: 7 folders, 33 photographs

INTRODUCTION

ACQUISITION: This addition to the Elwyn B. Robinson Papers was deposited in the Orin G. Libby Manuscript Collection by Colleen Oihus (Acc.#87-1574).

ACCESS: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Department of Special Collections.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The addition to the Elwyn B. Robinson Papers consists of the following: A Tribute to Eva Foster Robinson, by her husband, Dr. Elwyn B. Robinson; an autobiography of Robinson on disks; Elwyn B. Robinson’s notes on his autobiography; correspondence of Dan Rylance, dating from 1984-1986, concerning the autobiography of Elwyn B. Robinson, the dedication of Special Collections, and the Robinson Memorial Endowment Fund; and an obituary and short biography of Elwyn B. Robinson.

The addition to the Elwyn B. Robinson Papers also consists of a wide variety of photographs, proof sheets and negatives of Robinson, which were separated and added to the Orin G. Libby Photograph Collection.

BOX AND FOLDER INVENTORY

Box 31
Folder

  1. “A Tribute to Eva Foster Robinson,” by her husband, Dr. Elwyn B. Robinson.
  2. Autobiography of Robinson on disks.
  3. Correspondence, Dan Rylance, 1984-1986.
  4. Elwyn B. Robinson’s notes on his autobiography.
  5. Elwyn B. Robinson’s obituary and short biography.
  6. Robinson dedication of Department of Special Collections, Correspondence.
  7. Robinson Memorial Endowment Fund.

SEPARATIONS RECORD

198-2922 to 198-2954: Variety of photographs of Elwyn B. Robinson.


 Original donation  First addition: 1930-1986
 Second addition: 1984-1986  Third addition: 1958-1962
 Fourth addition: undated  Fifth addition: 1944, 2000

Links to additional information regarding Elwyn B. Robinson:

Biography of Elwyn B. Robinson Inventory to the Elwyn B. Robinson Papers
The Themes of North Dakota History by Elwyn B. Robinson Bibliography of Writings of Elwyn B. Robinson
Chronology of the Life of Elwyn B. Robinson Elwyn B. Robinson: An Appreciate Sketch by Dr. Robert Wilkins

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