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John N. Hazard papers, 1880-1973, 1880-1973

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0573/Bar Ms Coll/Hazard.
Bib ID 4077597 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Hazard, John N. (John Newbold), 1909-1995 ; Vernadsky, George, 1887-1973
Title John N. Hazard papers, 1880-1973, 1880-1973
Physical Description 101 boxes (101 boxes)
Language(s) French , Russian , English .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/ldpd_bak_4077597.pdf
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Description

Summary

These materials include carbon copies of outgoing correspondence (1943-1946), and of office day journals (1941-1946); reports on the progress of aid to the USSR (1941-1944); and an FEA report entitled "German Administration in the Baltic Area" (1943). The collection also includes correspondence, manuscripts, documents and printed materials dealing with Vice-President Henry Wallace's trip to the USSR in 1944; a microfilm copy of "Ustav Moskovskogo Gosudarstvennogo Universiteta" (1939); manuscripts of translations done for "A Source Book for Russian History from Early Times to 1917" (New Haven, 1972), George Vernadsky, senior editor; and three pamphlets from the series"Biblioteka narodnogo sudi i narodnogo zasedateli︠a︡" (Moscow, 1939). There are also Imperial Russian government bonds from 1914 and 1916, and election ballots with instructions to voters for November 1917 elections for the Constituent Assembly in Petrograd.

Using the Collection

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Restrictions on Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

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); John N. Hazard papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of John Newbold Hazard, l956, 1961, 1973, 1975, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1986, 1988.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers Processed sc 1979.

Papers Processed sc 1980.

Papers Processed sc 1981.

Papers Processed ejs 1986.

bonds, ballots Processed ejs 1989.

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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"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Ballots Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bonds (financial instruments) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Journals Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Notes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pamphlets Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Americans -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Law -- Soviet Union Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Letters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Soviet Union -- History Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wallace, Henry A (Henry Agard), 1888-1965 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Scholar of Soviet law and professor at Columbia University. Hazard also served in the USSR branch of the Foreign Economic Administration, eventually becoming deputy director of this branch, and then director of the USSR branch of the Office of Foreign Liquidation.