Scope and Content of Collection
The Robert Lamar Green papers include materials dating from 1959 to 1976. The collection contains correspondence, reports, publications, minutes of meetings, notes, and memoranda documenting Dr. Green's professional and academic careers. The bulk of the materials in the collection concern his activities as a member of the Committee to Study Shore Erosion; the Maryland State Water Resources Commission; the Governor's Advisory Commission on Resources Development and Conservation; and the Water Resources Study Committee. Also included in the collection are correspondence, programs, notes, and papers relating to conferences attended by or of interest to Dr. Green and materials pertinent to his activities on the University of Maryland campus, including the Peace Corps and the Center for Environmental and Estuarine Studies.