William S. Robertson Papers, 1910-47 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 15/13/27
Acquired: 9/1963; 12/12/1975
Volume: 1.2 cubic feet
Available for use at:
|Room 146 Main Library, Prior Request Preferred||1-2|
|Room 146 Main Library, Prior Request Preferred||Certificate, 1926|
Description: Papers of William Spence Robertson (1872-1955), professor of history (1909-41), head of department (1937-41), includes manuscripts of "Latin America, the Monroe Doctrine, and the League of Nations" (1930), "France and Latin American Independence" (1939), "The Memorabilia of Augustin de Iturbide" (ca. 1945), bibliographies, correspondence relating to his research and publications (1922-34) and as department head (1937-40) with President Arthur C. Willard, illustrations, photographs, newsclippings, research notes, journal reprints (1910-47), related to Latin American history, independence and international relations, with particular emphasis on leaders such Francisco de Miranda, Simon Bolivar, Augustin de Iturbide, and Jose de San Martin.