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George W. Peterson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-002

Description

Class notes, class questions, lectures and cases, case notes, relating to the education of George W. Peterson, Georgetown University Law Center class of 1942. The notes are handwritten and detailed. This collection is a snapshot of a Georgetown University Law student.

Dates

  • 1939 - 1941

Creator

Rights

All rights reserved by Georgetown University Law Library unless otherwise noted.

Biography

George W. Peterson, graduated with his LLB in 1942 from Georgetown Law School. After graduation he practiced law in Balsam Lake, Wisconsin. He also served in the military in the Pacific during World War II and received the Bronze Star.

Extent

0.4 linear feet (1 archival document box)

Language of Materials

English

Organization and Arrangement

This collection is described in two series. Series I comprises of George W. Peterson’s personal class notes. Series II comprises course related materials. Within the document box the folders are arranged alphabetically by legal topic. Folders are numbered and in numerical order.

This collection is described in two series.

  1. Series I: Personal Class Notes (1939-1941)
  2. Series II: Course Related Materials (1940-1941)

Source of Acquisition

A Gift of Larry and Linda DeMellier, August 21, 2006.

Processing

Documents were placed in acid-free folders.
Title
Finding Aid for the George W. Peterson Papers (MSS-002)
Author
Hannah T. Miller
Date
3/25/09
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Manuscripts Repository

Contact:
Georgetown University Law Library
111 G. Street NW
Washington D.C. 20001
202-662-9133