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Jacques-Henri Pillionnel papers, 1795-1972

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1000
Bib ID 4078448 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Pillionnel, Jacques-Henri, 1897-; Hayward, Peter
Title Jacques-Henri Pillionnel papers, 1795-1972
Physical Description 19.5 linear feet (36 boxes 3 oversize items)
Language(s) French , English .
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Arrangement

Arrangement

Collection is arranged in 8 series.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, manuscripts, journals, documents, subject files, photographs, memorabilia, and printed matter. The collection includes Pillionnel's routine correspondence, manuscripts in French and English of his poems, plays and prose works, many of which are unpublished, and his "Journal Intime" which covers the period 1932-1972. Included is an oil portrait of Pillionnel by his friend Peter Hayward. One document folder contains Pillionnel family records (birth certificates, baptismal records, passports) from the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

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); Jacques-Henri Pillionnel papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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

Source of acquisition--Pillionnel, Jaques-Henri, 1968; Estate of Hans Boeniger, 1988. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--07/18/1988. Accession number--M-88-07-18.

Gift of Jaques-Henri Pillionnel, 1968; Estate of Hans Boeniger, 1988.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Processed 07/29/1988.

Revision Description

June 2020 PDF replaced with full finding aid, YH

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

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Baptismal records Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Birth certificates Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Diaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Genealogies (histories) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Passports Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Poems Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Drama Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
French language -- Study and teaching Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Harvard University -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literature Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Massachusetts Institute of Technology -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Portraits Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Jaques-Henri Pillionnel, former instructor of French at Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, poet and author.

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Series I: Arranged Correspondence



Box 1 A-F



Box 2 G-J



Box 3 L-N



Box 4 P (Pillionnel)



Box 5 R-Z



Box 6 Miscellaneous



Box 7 Miscellaneous

Series II: Journal



Box 8 1932-1934



Box 9 1935-1936



Box 10 1936-1937



Box 11 1938-1940



Box 12 1940-1942



Box 13 1942-1943

Army



Box 14 1945



Box 15 1946-1948



Box 16 1949-1951



Box 17 1952-1961

Includes Reflexions et remarques, 1955-1961



Box 18 1962



Box 19 1962-1963



Box 20 1964



Box 21 1965-1966



Box 22 1967-1968



Box 23 1969-1970



Box 24 1971-1972

Series III: Manuscripts



Box 25 A Dead Man


Box 25 A Dead Man Has No Soul



Box 26 A Dead Man Has No Soul


Box 26 La fille du magnate


Box 26 L'homme et son univers


Box 26 The Magnate's Daughter



Box 27 La Naturelle Comedie



Box 28 One Man Against a Continent


Box 28 Les Puits


Box 28 Seul Contre Un Continent



Box 29 Smells of the Soil


Box 29 Smells of the Soil



Box 30 Miscellaneous Prose and Poetry



Box 31 Miscellaneous Prose and Poetry



Box 32 Miscellaneous Prose and Poetry



Box 33 Miscellaneous Prose and Poetry

Series IV: Documents



Box 34 Subject Files


Box 34 Notebooks

Series V: Photographs


Box 34 Photographs

Series VI: Memorabilia



Box 35 Memorabilia

Series VII: Printed Materials



Box 36 Books

Series VIII: Oversize



Oversize Folder Folder 1 Documents



Oversize Folder Folder 2 Memorabilia, Drawing and Watercolor



Box Wooden Box Hayward, Peter. Oil portrait of Jaques-Henri Pillionnel