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General manuscripts, 1789-2013

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0001
Bib ID 10323459 View CLIO record
Creator(s)
Title General manuscripts, 1789-2013
Physical Description 41 linear feet (41 linear feet 82 document boxes)
Language(s) Material is primarily in English.
Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Material is organized alphabetically by creator.

Description

Scope and Content

The General Manuscript Collection is an artificial collection of correspondence, diaries, lecture notes, class work, essays, administrative documents, minutes, and other documents collected by the Rare Book & Manuscript Library. Single items or very small collections are generally classified as part of the general manuscript collection rather than assigned an individual manuscript number. Additionally, small additions to existing RBML manuscript collections may be classified as part of the General Manuscript Collection.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Manuscripts Collection; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers processed RBML Staff 1960-2013.

Revision Description

2013-06-28 xml document instance created by Carrie Hintz

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Subject

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"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Adamic, Louis, 1899-1951 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ainsworth, William Harrison, 1805-1882 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Atherton, Gertrude Franklin Horn, 1857-1948 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bangs, John Kendrick, 1862-1922 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Barton, Clara, 1821-1912 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Carlyle, Thomas, 1795-1881 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Carpenter, Edward, 1910-1998 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cooper, James Fenimore, 1789-1851 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Da Ponte, Lorenzo, 1749-1838 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Deland, Margaret, 1857-1945 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dix, Dorothea Lynde, 1802-1887 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dumas, Alexandre, 1824-1895 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Eisenhower, Dwight D (Dwight David), 1890-1969 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Farragut, David Glasgow, 1801-1870 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Field, Michael, 1920-2003 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Forsyth, James W Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hosack, David, 1769-1835 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Jacob, Max, 1876-1944 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
James, William, 1842-1910 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
L. E. L (Letitia Elizabeth Landon), 1802-1838 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
La Guardia, Fiorello H (Fiorello Henry), 1882-1947 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lenya, Lotte Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mackie, J. Milton (John Milton), 1813-1894 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), 1874-1965 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mill, John Stuart, 1806-1873 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Milton, John, 1608-1674 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Napoleon, Emperor of the French, I, 1769-1821 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nicolson, Marjorie Hope, 1894-1981 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Paulding, James Kirke, 1778-1860 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Penn, William, 1644-1718 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Polk, James K (James Knox), 1795-1849 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Reedy, William Marion, 1862-1920 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ricketts, Charles S., 1866-1931 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rilke, Rainer Maria, 1875-1926 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ruggles, Samuel B (Samuel Bulkley), 1800-1881 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Taft, William H (William Howard), 1857-1930 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Teasdale, Sara, 1884-1933 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron, 1809-1892 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Tilly, Charles Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Washington, George, 1732-1799 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Webster, Noah, 1758-1843 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Woodward, F. L (Frank Lee), 1871-1952 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note