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Vera V. and Viktor V. Vinter Papers, 1919-1966

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 4078235 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Vinter, Vera N., 1890-1967 ; Vinter, Viktor Viktorovich, 1878-1948?
Title Vera V. and Viktor V. Vinter Papers, 1919-1966
Physical Description 2500 items (7 boxes)
Language(s) Russian .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/ldpd_bak_4078235.pdf
Access

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Description

Scope and content

Correspondence, manuscripts, diaries, documents, subject files and printed materials of Vera Vinter and of her husband, Viktor. There are letters from Igor ́Sikorskiĭ. All the correspondence dates from 1919 to 1969. Much of it concerns Vinter's scientific work dealing with the chemical analysis of milk. The manuscripts are primarily by Viktor Vinter himself, and include a number of articles he published in Czech, German, Finnish and American scientific journals. There are several diaries, notebooks and scrapbooks relating to his scientific endeavors. Among the documents are medical statements concerning his World War I injury, passports, and two folders relating to patents. The photographs are chiefly of the Vinter family. The printed materials include journals containing articles by Vinter.

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Conditions Governing 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.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers: Source of acquisition--Vera N. Vinter. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1959.

Papers: Source of acquisition--Vera N. Vinter. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1961.

Papers: Source of acquisition--Vera N. Vinter. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1963.

Papers: Source of acquisition--E. Freelandt. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1967.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

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Processing Information

Papers Accessioned 1959.

Papers Accessioned 1961.

Papers Accessioned 1963.

Papers Processed 03/--/82.

Papers Accessioned 1967.

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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Genre/Form

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"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Articles Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Diaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Journals Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Letters (correspondence) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Notebooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Passports Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

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"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Emigration and immigration -- Soviet Union -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Europe -- Emigration and immigration Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Food industry and trade Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scrapbooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Wife of chemical engineer Viktor Vinter.