Guide to the Frank Fraser Potter Papers 1915-1942
Cage 500

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Potter, Frank Fraser, 1879-1959
Title
Frank Fraser Potter Papers
ID
Cage 500
Date [inclusive]
1915-1941
Extent
1.0 box
General Physical Description note
.25 linear feet of shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
This collection consists of correspondence, clippings, offprints and other papers of Potter relating to classical languages and literature, war debts, and economic conditions.

Preferred Citation note

[Item Description] Frank Fraser Potter Papers, 1915-1941

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.

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Biographical/Historical note

Frank Fraser Potter (1879-1959) was a member of the faculty at Washington State College from 1912 to 1949. He was WSC's first professor of philosophy. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan, and taught there and at Transylvania University prior to accepting a position at WSC. Upon his retirement from WSC, he was named Professor Emeritus.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of correspondence, clippings, offprints and other papers of Potter relating to classical languages and literature, war debts, and economic conditions.

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Arrangement note

This collection is arranged in a single series.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries © 2013

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright restrictions apply.

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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials note

Frank and Irene Potter Papers, 1915-1990 (Cage 737)

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Classical literature -- Study and teaching.
  • College and universities
  • Literature
  • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945.

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

Beginning Latin for College Students (mimeographed textbook, 2 bound volumes) undated 

1 1

Publications (journal articles) 1915-1941 

1 2

Value of Classics (subject file) 1915 

1 3

War debts, etc. (subject file) 1924-1934 

1 4

Obituary notice of Ella Fraser Potter (Frank Potter's mother) 1934 

1 5