A Guide to the Robert E. Hussey Notebooks, 1928-1937, n.d. Hussey, Robert E. Notebooks Ms1955-004

A Guide to the Robert E. Hussey Notebooks, 1928-1937, n.d.

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1955-004


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Collection Number
Robert E. Hussey Notebooks, 1928-1937, n.d.
Physical Characteristics
0.4 cu. ft. 1 box
Hussey, Robert E., (Robert Elliot), 1888-1985

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from the Robert E. Hussey Notebooks must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Hussey, Robert E. Notebooks, 1928-1937, n.d., Ms1955-004, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Acquisition Information

The collection was donated to the former Chemistry Library on campus in 1955. The notebooks were later transferred to the University Libraries and Special Collections.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Robert E. Hussey Notebooks was completed in 2004. Some additional description was completed in 2013.

Biographical/Historical Information

Dr. Robert E. Hussey was a professor in chemistry at Virginia Polytechnic Institute from 1925 to 1952, becoming Emeritus Professor of Organic Chemistry in 1960.

Scope and Content Information

The Robert E. Hussey Notebooks contain three research report notebooks which includes chemistry notes with papers and samples interleafed between the pages.


This collection is arranged chronologically.

Index Terms


  • Faculty
  • Science and Technology
  • University Archives
  • University History
  • Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Hussey, Robert E., (Robert Elliot), 1888-1985

Contents List

Box 1