Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb papers, 1921-1942.


Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb papers, 1921-1942.

The materials consist primarily of Cobb's personal correspondence and provide details on Cobb's books and other writings.

.4 cubic ft.

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