Arthur B. Richardson Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains many family letters, newspaper clippings and documents relating to the geneology of the Cobb, Snow and Hopkins families.
- Creation: 1915-2011
- Richardson, Arthur B., 1889-1979 (Person)
Restrictions on Access
Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.
Information on literary rights available in the Library.
Arthur B. Richardson was a University of Maine student who went on to work for the Chesebrough-Pond's Co. The company sent him to Russia, where he and his wife were living at the time of the Russian Revolution. They were forced to flee, and went to China, then later to England, where they lived for several years.
1.0 linear foot (1 box)
Language of Materials
Family letters, newspaper clippings and documents relating to the geneology of the Cobb, Snow and Hopkins families.
Arrangement of the Records
The collection is organized alphabetically by subject heading, and then alphabetically within the subject headings.
- Guide to the Arthur B. Richardson Papers
- Box And Folder List Available
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.