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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 .
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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.

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

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.

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.

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

Accession number--M-59.

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

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Association of American Universities Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College administrators Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Education 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.

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Series I: Cataloged Correspondence



Box 1 A - G


Box 1 Abbott, Ernest Hamlin


Box 1 Adams, Edward Dean


Box 1 Alte, Viscount d'


Box 1 Angell, James Rowland


Box 1 Babcock, Kendric Charles


Box 1 Baldwin, Charles Sears


Box 1 Beach, Charles Fisk


Box 1 Beers, Lucius Hart


Box 1 Bell, Edward Hamilton


Box 1 Bernsdorff, Johann-Heinrich von, Count


Box 1 Boas, Franz


Box 1 Binyon, Laurence


Box 1 Brown, Elmer Ellsworth


Box 1 Butler, Nicholas Murray


Box 1 Carpenter, John Tilney


Box 1 Carpenter, Rhys


Box 1 Carpenter, William Henry


Box 1 Carpenter, William Morgan


Box 1 Clark, John Bates


Box 1 Clark, John Bates and others


Box 1 Claxton, Philander Priestley


Box 1 Cole, George Watson


Box 1 Coudert, Frederic Rene


Box 1 Cross, Wilbur L.


Box 1 Cunliffe, John William


Box 1 Cunliffe-Owen, (Philip) Frederick


Box 1 Davis, Charles Henry


Box 1 Dittler, Herbert


Box 1 Dodge, Marcellus Hartley


Box 1 Downer, Charles Alfred


Box 1 Downing, Augustus S.


Box 1 Dunning, William Archibald


Box 1 Egan, Maurice Francis


Box 1 Fess, Simeon D.


Box 1 Fife, Robert Herndon


Box 1 Finley, John H.


Box 1 Flexner, Abraham


Box 1 Francke, Kuno


Box 1 French, Daniel Chester


Box 1 Furst, Clyde


Box 1 Gallinger, Jacob H.


Box 1 Gildersleeve, Virginia Crocheron


Box 1 Goebel, Julius


Box 1 Gosse, Edmund William



Box 2 H - Z


Box 2 Hamlin, Talbot Faulkner


Box 2 Harris, Frank


Box 2 Hart, Albert Bushnell


Box 2 Haskell, Henry S.


Box 2 Hotchkiss, Thomas W.


Box 2 Johnson, Robert Underwood


Box 2 Kennerley, Mitchell


Box 2 Kent, Henry W.


Box 2 Korff, Sergius A., Baron


Box 2 Kunz, George Frederick


Box 2 Leach, Henry Goddard


Box 2 Lee, Frederick S.


Box 2 Leon, Maurice


Box 2 Lindsay, Samuel McCune


Box 2 Lipton, Sir Thomas Johnstone


Box 2 Loudon, Jonkheer John


Box 2 Lowell, Abbott Lawrence


Box 2 Mason, Daniel Gregory


Box 2 Matthews, Brander


Box 2 Meyer, Annie Nathan (Mrs. Alfred)


Box 2 Moore, Ernest C.


Box 2 Moore, John Bassett


Box 2 Morgenthau, Henry


Box 2 Ochs, Adolph S.


Box 2 Osborn, Henry Fairfield


Box 2 Penniman, Josiah H.


Box 2 Pine, John Buckley


Box 2 Pritchett, Henry Smith


Box 2 Putnam, George Haven


Box 2 Reisinger, Curt H.


Box 2 Robinson, Edward


Box 2 Rudd, William P.


Box 2 Seligman, Edwin Robert Anderson


Box 2 Shotwell, James T.


Box 2 Smith, David Eugene


Box 2 Smith, Munroe


Box 2 Smith, Munroe and others


Box 2 Sothern, Edward Hugh


Box 2 Stokes, Anson Phelps


Box 2 Swift, Samuel


Box 2 Thayer, Stephen Henry


Box 2 Thorndike, Ashley H.


Box 2 Trent, William P.


Box 2 Van Pelt, John Vredenburg


Box 2 Van Zile, Edward S.


Box 2 Villard, Oswald Garrison


Box 2 White, Horatio Stevens


Box 2 Williams, Talcott

Series II: Uncataloged Correspondence



Box 3 A


Box 3 Announcements


Box 3 Approved list of Colleges


Box 3 Architecture



Box 5 Association of American Universities



Box 3 Association of Colleges in the State of New York


Box 3 B


Box 3 Board of Religious Education in the Diocese of New York


Box 3 Bookstore


Box 3 C


Box 3 Carpenter (family correspondence)


Box 3 Century Association


Box 3 Certificates for Medals and Prizes


Box 3 Certificates, Professional


Box 3 D


Box 3 Danielson, C. S.


Box 3 Danton, G. H.


Box 3 E


Box 3 Educational Reviews


Box 3 Egbert, James Chidester


Box 3 F


Box 3 Fackenthal, Frank D.


Box 3 Foreign Study, Handbook of


Box 3 France


Box 3 French Institute


Box 3 Furst, Clyde



Box 4 G


Box 4 Germanistic Society


Box 4 Goetze, Frederick A.


Box 4 Graves, Frank Pierrepont


Box 4 H


Box 4 Hawkes, Herbert Edwin


Box 4 Hayden, Philip M.


Box 4 Highway Engineering


Box 4 I


Box 4 Institute of International Education


Box 4 J


Box 4 Joint Committee on Graduate Instruction


Box 4 Jones,. Adam Leroy


Box 4 K


Box 4 L


Box 4 Leuschner, A. O.


Box 4 M


Box 4 Medical School


Box 4 Military Service


Box 4 Morgan, O. S.


Box 4 Music, Department of


Box 4 N


Box 4 National Training School - Y.W.C.A.


Box 4 Norris, Henry Lee


Box 4 Nurses, Committee on Professional Training of


Box 4 O


Box 4 P


Box 4 Pharmacy, School of


Box 4 R


Box 4 Reform Club Library


Box 4 Registrar


Box 4 Rhees, Rush


Box 4 Rice Institute



Box 5 S


Box 5 Sato, S.


Box 5 Smith, Edgar Fahs


Box 5 South Africa


Box 5 T


Box 5 U


Box 5 University Undergraduates


Box 5 V


Box 5 W


Box 5 White, Sarah Parker


Box 5 Women Graduate School


Box 5 Miscellaneous correspondence, 1910-1911