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Samuel Whittemore Boggs papers, 1912-1954

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BOX 1-2 Correspondence, 1916-1954
Special correspondence of letters to and from Boggs as geographer with the State Department and general correspondence.
Arranged alphabetically within the two groups.
BOX 1 Special Correspondence, State Department
“A-B” miscellaneous
“C” miscellaneous
“D-G” miscellaneous
“H” miscellaneous
“J-L” miscellaneous
Library of Congress
“M-P” miscellaneous
“R-S” miscellaneous
BOX 2 “T-Z” miscellaneous
General Correspondence
“A-B” miscellaneous
Beach, Harlan P.
“C-E” miscellaneous
“F-G” miscellaneous
“H-J” miscellaneous
“K-P” miscellaneous
“R-S” miscellaneous
St. John, Burton
“T-W” miscellaneous
Washburn, H. M.
“Z” miscellaneous
BOX 3-18 Professional File, 1927-1953
Material related to professional projects during the various phases of Boggs's career.
Arranged alphabetically by subject.
BOX 3 Association of American Geographers
"An Atlas of Ignorance"
American Philosophical Society, Paper
Cost Estimates, Project
Ford Foundation, Project
Forward, Introduction, Project
Manuscripts, Initial Drafts
Map Illustrations (Lantern Slices), Paper
Map Plans, Project
Maps Under Wenner-Gren Grant
Miscellany, Project
Newspaper Clippings & Radio, Paper
Notes for Text, etc., Project
Other Correspondence, Paper
Outline (Subjects, etc.), Project
Plan for Atlas, Project
Search for Support (except the American Philosophical Society), Project
State Department, Paper
Aviation Maps, Drafting Companies, 1928-1929
BOX 4 Cartographic Instruments and Patents
Universal Graphic Charting Instrument
Correspondence, 1932-1939
Application for Patents
Application for Registration of Trade-Mark
Map Projection Application Papers
Orders for Drafting Instrument
Contract Draft
Description and Instructions
Related Instruments and Ideas
(2 folders)
BOX 5 (5 folders)
BOX 6 (1 folder)
The Classification and Cataloging of Maps and Atlases
Requests for Manual Refused
(3 folders)
BOX 7 Requests for Loan of Manual to be Granted
Requests for Reproductions
Accomplishments, Analytics, Facsimiles, Citations
Area Headings
Atlases, Cataloging
Rules, etc.
Classification, Theory, etc.
Consolidation of Book and Map Catalog
Exploring Expeditions, Cataloging
Subject Headings
Photostat Sheets, Cards Selected from American Geographical Society Research, Catalog for Department of State and Office of the Coordinator, Nov. 1941
Area Classification, Liberia
Subject Classification
BOX 8 Subject Headings, Old Material
Manual, with Annotations and Corrections, 1945
Area Classification, Current, 1937-1945
Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1940-1951
Classification and Cataloging of Maps in Other Collections
Projections, Small Illustrations Used in Identification Tables
BOX 9 Prime Meridians
"Master Catalog" in GE [Department of State, Office of the Geographer]
Map Cataloging in Other Libraries
Post 1930
Map Scales, used in earlier centuries, chiefly
Lists of Packages [as packed by donor]
Association of American Geographers
Committee Report
30 Dec. 1936
Related Material
Manual Gifts, Letters and Replies, 1932
BOX 10 Map Manual
Requests, Current, 1934-1941
Correspondence re Publishing, 1932-1943
Conferences with Library of Congress, Division of Maps, 1931-1936
American Library Association Map Catalog Code Revision, 1939
Exhibit of American Library Association Technique, Experimental Cards Arranged by Author, by Area, 1939
Experimental Material, Data from Maps, circa 1930-1931
Map Cataloging
Classed Catalog
Developments in Department of State, before 1930
Map Manual
BOX 11 General Correspondence, 1932-1945
Samuel Whittemore Boggs, Material
Loans, 1932-1945
Preface and Introduction
Material to Be Used
Old Material
Map Projections, Appendix K
Map Scale
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