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Dr. John Starr founded the Geography program at UMBC in 1967 and taught at the university
for 29 years. He served as chair of the Geography Department from 1967-1981, and as
Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs from 1985-1990. He retired in 1996.
Materials transferred from Geography Department in 1998. Accessions: UARC 1998-20.
This accession was originally listed as 4 boxes, but a fifth box was located during
Collection unprocessed. A significant amount of photocopied published material was
removed, and the rest of the collection rehoused, in March 2016.
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Starr, John T., 1939-
Harbors -- Maryland -- Baltimore
Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)
University of Maryland, Baltimore County -- Faculty
University of Maryland, Baltimore County -- Department of Geography
Starr, John T., 1939- -- Archives