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Philip E. Hartman papers

 Collection 0287-MDHC

The Philip E. Hartman papers include correspondence, reports, publications and minutes, which document environmental activities relating to Assateague Island. The collection is unprocessed but a preliminary inventory is available.


  • 1969-1996
  • Majority of material found within 1983-1995

Use and Access to Collection

This collection is unprocessed. This means that materials are in the same state we received them and have not been reviewed for content or condition. The collection may need to be screened prior to use. Please contact us before visiting the Special Collections reading room to view this collection. A preliminary inventory is available under the Inventories/Additional Information section.

Duplication and Copyright Information

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.

Conditions Governing Use

Photocopies or digital surrogates may be provided in accordance with Special Collections and University Archives duplication policy.

Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs unless otherwise specified. It is the researcher's responsibility to secure permission to publish materials from the appropriate copyright holder.

Archival materials may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal and/or state right to privacy laws or other regulations. While we make a good faith effort to identify and remove such materials, some may be missed during our processing. If a researcher finds sensitive personal information in a collection, please bring it to the attention of the reading room staff.


13.50 Linear Feet

Scope and Content of Collection

The Philip E. Hartman papers cover the period from 1969-1996; the bulk of the materials date from 1983-1995. The Philip E. Hartman papers include correspondence, reports, publications, and minutes which document environmental activities relating to Assateague Island.

Custodial History and Acquisition Information

This collection was donated to the University of Maryland Libraries by Philip E. Hartman in 1996.

Guide to the Philip E. Hartman papers
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
4130 Campus Drive
College Park Maryland 20742