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Hans Hermann Behr papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-038
This collection documents the activities of Hans Hermann Behr during his employment at the California Academy of Sciences. The completeness of the papers was compromised when a massive fire destroyed the collections of the Academy during the aftermath of the earthquake of 1906. The materials described herein represent what was saved onsite, or retained offsite, during the fire.

Dates

  • 1898 - 1974

Language of materials

Materials are in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions governing access

Access is unrestricted.

Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Extent

0.2 Cubic Feet (4 folders; 1 oversized folder)

Related materials

The Bancroft Library at the University of California, Berkeley, maintains the "Guide to the William E. Ritter Papers, 1879-1944", which includes material on Hans Herman Behr
Title
Inventory to the papers of Hans Hermann Behr at the California Academy of Sciences
Status
under_revision
Author
Yolanda Bustos, processing archivist, and Heather Yager, head librarian.
Date
3/1/2015
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Processing made possible by the Council on Library and Information Resources Hidden Collections program, with funding from the 2013 award "Frontier Science: The Early Scientific History of the American West."

Repository Details

Part of the California Academy of Sciences Archives Repository

Contact:
55 Music Concourse Drive
Golden Gate Park
San Francisco 94118 U.S.A US