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William H. Carpenter papers, 1906-1926

Summary Information

Abstract

This collection contains correspondence, 1906-1926, of William Henry Carpenter, Professor of Germanic Languages and Literature, Provost of Columbia University.

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0198
Bib ID 4078559 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Carpenter, William H (William Henry), 1853-1936
Title William H. Carpenter papers, 1906-1926
Physical Description 2.5 linear feet (5 manuscript boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 3-5. 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.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged. This collection is arranged in two series: Series I: Cataloged Correspondence; Series II: Uncataloged Correspondence

Description

Scope and Content

Office files divided into two sections: 1) correspondence (cataloged) with people well known in literary and educational fields; 2) correspondence (not cataloged) with Columbia University administrators and faculty members dealing with a variety of University affairs; correspondence with officials of other institutions of higher learning, learned societies, and the Association of American Universities.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 3-5. 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); William H. Carpenter papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 04/12/89.

Revision Description

2012-03-27 xml document instance created by Alison Rhonemus.

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

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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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Association of American Universities Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College administrators Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University. Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
German language -- Study and teaching Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Universities and colleges -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Professor of Germanic Languages and Literature, Provost of Columbia University, 1912-1926.