Predominant Dates: 1920-1939
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Scope and Contents: The Robert W. Babcock papers (1920-1961; 0.8 cubic foot) contain numerous lecture notes on Shakespearean plays, along with margin notations by Professor Babcock. The lecture notes are a rich example of Babcock’s engaging teaching style. There are also publications edited by Babcock, who was the first editor for Purdue University.