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Mytton Maury Papers

An inventory of his papers at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: PRB
Date: Jun 1999

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Arranged alphabetically, the bulk of the Correspondence/subject files encompasses Dr. Maury's handwritten research notes, clippings, and correspondence relating to Maury's Manual of Geography (1892, 1894, and 1896 editions) and Maury's Physical Geography (1893 and 1894 editions) as well as notes for a proposed revision of Physical Geography of the Sea. The remainder of the collection also contains general research material and correspondence relating to a variety of geographical subjects. Copies of the published works, heavily annotated, are included in the collection.


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Use Restrictions:

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Subject Headings


Maury, Mytton, Archives

Associated Titles

Maury's Manual of Geography
Maury's Physical Geography
Physical Geography of the Sea


Physical geography

Genres and Forms

Clippings (information artifacts)



Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Mytton Maury Papers,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Purchased: 1992

Table of Contents

Correspondence / subject files