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At a Glance
Collection includes Kantor's diaries for 1921-32 and 1936-60; manuscripts of articles, poems, and a book-length work"Civilisation et assimilation"; and manuscripts of translations of the works of La Bruyeʹre and La Rochefoucauld. Also included are clippings and offprints of articles by Kantor (particularly from "Russkai︠a︡ Mysl"́, Paris, in the 1950s and 1960s); and a published volume of Kantor's poetry"Stikhi" (Paris, 1968).
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Manuscripts: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1973.
Manuscripts: Source of acquisition--Mrs. Irina Kantor. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1976.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Manuscripts Accessioned 1973.
Manuscripts Accessioned 1976.
Manuscripts Processed 05/--/79.
History / Biographical Note
Emigre journalist and poet.