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Charles Richard Crane Papers, 1869-1967

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: BAR Ms Coll/Crane
Bib ID 4077437 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Crane, Charles Richard, 1858-1939
Title Charles Richard Crane Papers, 1869-1967
Physical Description 1.5 linear feet (3 document boxes (2100 items))
Language(s) English .
Access

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This collection is located in the Bakhmeteff Curator's office. Please contact the curator for access.

This collection is located on-site.

Arrangement

Description

Scope and Content

Papers include typed carbons of correspondence, memoirs, speeches, and biographical materials. The correspondence consists of letters to and from Crane, 1869-1939, and telegrams and letters to his wife upon his death. The memoirs include information on his diplomatic service and travels. The speeches, 1910-1930, are largely based on his travels and activities. There are diaries by other persons of his trips to Albania, Russia in 1921, and to the Near East. Finally, biographical materials include editorials, articles, and speeches. While a sizable amount of material concerns Russia, the collection includes information on his other activities as well.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Access Restrictions

This collection has no restrictions.

This collection is located in the Bakhmeteff Curator's office. Please contact the curator for access.

This collection is located on-site.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Charles Richard Crane Papers; Box and Folder; Bakhmeteff Archive; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library

Selected Related Material -- at Columbia

Crane Family Papers, Bakhmeteff Archive, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers Accessioned 1953.

Papers Processed 02/--/79.

Revision Description

2015-07-23 xml document instance created by Adrien Hilton

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

Subject Headings

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"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Articles Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Biographies Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Diaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Editorials Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Memoirs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Speeches Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Telegrams Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Americans -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Letters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Businessman and diplomat.