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Arnold Schrier papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA-16-07

Scope and Content

Professional papers of former University of Cincinnati history professor, Arnold Schrier. The collection includes notes for lectures, research notes, syllabi, and other course material.

Dates

  • 1946-2005

Creator

Language of Materials

The records are in English

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Biography of Arnold Schrier

Arnold Schrier (1925-2016) was a University of Cincinnati faculty member and historian. He received his Ph.D from Northwestern University in 1956. Schrier served as a Naval Officer during World War II and studied Japanese at the Naval Oriental Language School in Stillwater, Texas.

In 1956, Schrier was appointed as an Assistant Professor of History at the University of Cincinnati, and became a full professor in 1966. In 1972, Schrier was appointed Walter C. Langsam professor of Modern European History. He taught Russian History, World History, and Modern European History.

Schrier's publications include Ireland and the American Emigration, 1850-1900 (1958), Living World History (1969), and History and Life: The World and Its People. He was one of the joint editors of The Development of Civilization: A Documentary History of Politics, Society, and Thought (1961-1962), and Irish immigrants in the land of Canaan : letters and memoirs from colonial and revolutionary America, 1675-1815 (2003). He was also the editor of Modern European Civilization: A Documentary History of Politics, Society, and Thought from the Renaissance to the Present (1963).

Schrier received many awards throughout his career including a Distinguished Service Award from the Ohio Academy of History (1992) and a fellowship from the American Council of Learned Societies. Schrier was also active in many professional organizations including the Ohio Academy of History, the Midwest Slavic Conference, and the World History Association. Schrier retired from the University of Cincinnati in 1995 and passed away in 2016.

Extent

5 Linear Feet (5 boxes)

Overview

Professional papers of former University of Cincinnati history professor, Arnold Schrier. The collection includes notes for lectures, research notes, syllabi, and other course material.

Statement of Arrangement

The collection is arranged into folders by topic or by course.

Physical Location

Archives and Rare Books Library
Title
Finding aid for the Arnold Schrier papers
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Finding aid prepared by ARB staff
Date
2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Rare Books Library Repository

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