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John William Burgess papers, 1873-1930

Summary Information

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Call No.: MS#0167
Bib ID 4078563 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Burgess, John William, 1844-1931
Title John William Burgess papers, 1873-1930
Physical Description 11 linear feet (26 boxes)
Language(s) English , German .
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

Correspondence is arranged: alphabetically by name. The remaining materials are arranged by topic.

Description

Scope and Content

Letters and papers including correspondence extending in date from 1873 to 1930 and consisting principally of letters to Dr. Burgess from friends, associates, and contemporary scholars in the field of political science, and dealing with academic and scholarly subjects, the publication of his various writings, his teaching career, business, and personal affairs. Included are some original letters written by Burgess and copies of others. The letters to Burgess are from Europe and America with the majority in English, but a number are in German. Also, twenty-two file boxes containing manuscript and typescript notes for lectures, courses, articles, addresses, books, and more correspondence relating to these.

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The following boxes are located off-site: 8-24. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library 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); John William Burgess papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Alternate Form Available

Microfilm available.

Type of reproduction--Copies in part

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

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Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 04/12/89.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

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

Subject Headings

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Professor of political science at Amherst College and Columbia University.

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Series I: Correspondence


Adams, Brooks


Adler, Felix


Ahlborn, Emil


Alexander, Archibald


Althoff, Friedrich


Althoff, Mr. & Mrs. Friedrich and Marie Ingenohl


Althoff, Marie


American Colony at Munich


Balfour, Arthur


Bancroft, Frederic A.


Bar, L. V.


Barnard, Frederick August us Porter


Barnes, Harry E.


Bateman, Clifford R.


Bates, G. H.


Bausman, Frederick


Beck, Emil G.


Beer, Ludwig


Beicke, Dr.


Berner, Albert Freiderick


Bernstorff, Johann Count von


Bigelow, John


Binding, Karl


Bizallion, Henry H.


Blatchford, Judge


Boas, Franz


Boutmy, Emile


Bowles, Samuel


Brandt, S.


Bratter, R.


Braunschweig, Friedrich


Bray, Joseph E.


Brown, Elmer E.


Brownell, W. C.


Bryan, George T


Bryce, James Burdick, F. M.


Burgess, John William, (correspondence through 1915)



Box 2 Burgess, John William, 1916-1930



Box 3 Burke, John C.


Box 3 Busser, J. M. and G. Durring


Box 3 Butler, Joseph A.


Box 3 Butler, Nicholas Murray


Box 3 Caesar, D. C.


Box 3 Camara, Anital


Box 3 Canfield, James H.


Box 3 Carpenter, William Heracy


Box 3 Carter, J. Franklin


Box 3 Catt, Carrie Chapman


Box 3 Chadwick, F. E.


Box 3 Chadwick, John C.


Box 3 Chapman, E. T.


Box 3 Clark, Charles Washburn


Box 3 Clark, John Bates


Box 3 Coe, Edward B.


Box 3 Conybeare, Fred C.


Box 3 Cox, Wilmot T.


Box 3 Crome


Box 3 Dambach, Dr.


Box 3 Davis, Charles Henry


Box 3 Decker, Fritz


Box 3 Dernberg, Frederick


Box 3 Dewey, Melvil


Box 3 Deyo, Israel T.


Box 3 Dick, Admiral


Box 3 Dick, Carl P.


Box 3 Dickie, James F.


Box 3 Diederich, Henry


Box 3 Diels, H.


Box 3 Dillon, John H.


Box 3 Dixon, Susan Bullitt


Box 3 Dole, Charles F.


Box 3 Dole, Sanford B.


Box 3 Douglas, W. W.


Box 3 Drisler, Henry


Box 3 Droysen, Johannes Gustav


Box 3 Duggan, Stephen Pierce


Box 3 Dunning, William A.


Box 3 Dwight, Theodore W.


Box 3 Ebbinghaus, Hermann


Box 3 Eilsberger


Box 3 Elliman, Lawrence B.


Box 3 Elster, Ludwig


Box 3 Ende, Freiherr von


Box 3 Erich, Rafael


Box 3 Fackenthal, Frank D.


Box 3 Fay, C. N.


Box 3 Ferlinghetti, C. L.


Box 3 Fischel, R.


Box 3 Fisher, A. Carl


Box 3 Fisher, Prof. Irving


Box 3 Fitzgibbon, Gerald


Box 3 Fleischer, Richard


Box 3 Flower, R. P.


Box 3 Flubacker, M.


Box 3 Foltz, Charles J.


Box 3 Forbes, J. Cameron


Box 3 Foster, William H.


Box 3 Foster, J. Ellen Mrs.


Box 3 Forster, Henry A.


Box 3 Fox, Austen


Box 3 Fox, Dixon Ryan


Box 3 Freund, Ernst


Box 3 Fryer, Alexander


Box 3 Fuhrmeister


Box 3 Fullerton, George S.


Box 3 Gaffney, T. St. John


Box 3 Gardiner, Asa Bird


Box 3 Gardiner, Helen L.


Box 3 Gartisch, Margarete


Box 3 Gavney, E. W.


Box 3 Geiser, Karl F.


Box 3 Gierkie, Otto


Box 3 Gillet, Frederick H.


Box 3 Glassville, Reginald


Box 3 Goff, John W.


Box 3 Gompers, Samuel


Box 3 Goodnow, Frank J.


Box 3 Gorz, Graf von


Box 3 Grafe, E.


Box 3 Gray, John H.


Box 3 Green, S. D.


Box 3 Gunther, H.


Box 3 Guthrie, William D.


Box 3 Haas, L. G.


Box 3 Halbach, Fritz


Box 3 Hardon, Cora Burr


Box 3 Harlan John M.


Box 3 Harlan, Richard D.


Box 3 Harre, T. Everett


Box 3 Harrison, Lord Mary


Box 3 Hart, Albert Bushnell


Box 3 Hayer, Webb C.


Box 3 Heiland, Julius


Box 3 Hendlan


Box 3 Hepburn, A. Barton


Box 3 Hill, David Jayne


Box 3 Hintze, 0.


Box 3 Hoffman, Charles F.


Box 3 Hoffman, F. S.


Box 3 Holie, Ludwig


Box 3 Hood, Fred R.


Box 3 Hosbach, J. T. A.


Box 3 Huebsch, B. W.


Box 3 Hugenberg, Alfred


Box 3 Hugo, Francis M.


Box 3 Hulbert, Murray



Box 4 Isham, Charles


Box 4 Jackson, A. V. Williams


Box 4 Jenkins, H. F.


Box 4 Johnson, Francis H.


Box 4 James, Edmund J.


Box 4 Kane, J. F.


Box 4 Kaufmannischer, Verein


Box 4 King, John A.


Box 4 Kinsella, M. J.


Box 4 Kirschner


Box 4 Klein, F.


Box 4 Knight, Charles L.


Box 4 Kohler, Josef


Box 4 Krane, William M.


Box 4 Laband, Dr.


Box 4 Lang, K.


Box 4 Lansing, Robert


Box 4 Lauriat Jr., Charles E.


Box 4 Lawrence, William Beach


Box 4 Leonard, Rudolf


Box 4 Lesser, Maximus A.


Box 4 Lewis, C. W.


Box 4 Leeds, Rudolph G.


Box 4 Lieber, Henrietta S.


Box 4 Lindauer, S. A.


Box 4 Lindsay, Samuel McCune


Box 4 Littlejohn, E. G.


Box 4 Lodge, Henry Cabot


Box 4 Lodge, J. F.


Box 4 Lothrop, Thornton Kirkland, Jr


Box 4 Low, Annie W. S.


Box 4 Low, Seth


Box 4 Lowell, Abbott Lawrence


Box 4 Ludwig, Ernest


Box 4 Lyman, Payson W.


Box 4 MacDonald, William


Box 4 Machen, Lewis H.


Box 4 Malone, Thomas H.


Box 4 Mason, William


Box 4 May, William B. & Co.


Box 4 May erhofer, Franz


Box 4 May o-Smith, Richmond


Box 4 McAneny, George


Box 4 MeBain, Howard


Box 4 Meiklejohn, Alexander


Box 4 Mencken, Henry L.


Box 4 Merrill, Oldham & Co.


Box 4 Merrill, Bradford


Box 4 Meyer, Edward


Box 4 Meyer, Julius P.


Box 4 Miller, Charles R.


Box 4 Mills, Ogden L.


Box 4 Minot, William


Box 4 Mitchell, Henry Bedinger


Box 4 Moffett, Samuel E.


Box 4 Moon, Parker Thomas


Box 4 Moore, John B.


Box 4 Moors, J. K.


Box 4 Morales, Eusebio A.


Box 4 Morrow, Dwight


Box 4 Moser, Bernard


Box 4 Munsterberg, Hugo


Box 4 Nagel, Charles


Box 4 Nash, J. P.


Box 4 National Sculpture Society


Box 4 Neimeister, Paul


Box 4 The New York Sun


Box 4 Newald, Thomas


Box 4 Northcote, H. S.


Box 4 Oechelhaeuser, Wilhelm von


Box 4 Ogden, G. M.


Box 4 Ohrem, Hermann


Box 4 Olds, George D.


Box 4 Osgood, Caroline


Box 4 Paine, George H.


Box 4 Palmer, A. Emerson


Box 4 Paszkowski, Wilhelm


Box 4 Paulsen, Friedrich


Box 4 Peabody, George L.


Box 4 Pease & Elliman


Box 4 Penck, Albrecht


Box 4 Perry, E. D.


Box 4 Perry, Joseph T.


Box 4 Perry, Marsden J.



Box 5 Phash, S.


Box 5 Phelps, R. N. R.


Box 5 Philbrick, Francis S.


Box 5 Pierce, Franklin


Box 5 Pierce, William


Box 5 Pine, John B.


Box 5 Pischel, R.


Box 5 Plain American Citizen


Box 5 Plimpton, G. A.


Box 5 Posadowsky-Wehner, Artur Graf von


Box 5 Powers, Fred Perry


Box 5 Pritchitt, Henry S.


Box 5 Raeder


Box 5 Raftan, J.


Box 5 Raht


Box 5 Reinsch, Paul S.


Box 5 Rhoads, Marian


Box 5 Rhodes, Arthur A.


Box 5 Rives, G. L.


Box 5 Rodemann, Georg


Box 5 Robinson, Sara T. D.


Box 5 Rogers, Edwin H.


Box 5 Roosevelt, Theodore


Box 5 Roth


Box 5 Roth, Adolf


Box 5 Sachan, Ed.


Box 5 Sage, Margaret Olivia Slocum (Mrs. Russell Sage)


Box 5 Sagger, M. K.


Box 5 Saleilles, R.


Box 5 Bishop of Salisbury?


Box 5 Salter, William


Box 5 Savage, Henry W. Inc.


Box 5 Schick, J.


Box 5 Schiemann, Theodor


Box 5 Schmidt, F.


Box 5 Schmidt, Meta


Box 5 Schnittkind, Henry T.


Box 5 Schnott, Walter


Box 5 Schreiner, George


Box 5 Schumacher, R.


Box 5 Scribner, Charles


Box 5 Charles ScribnerTs Sons


Box 5 Seligman, Edwin Robert Anderson


Box 5 Senior, H. C. Co.


Box 5 Shepherd, William R.


Box 5 Sibley, Hiram L.


Box 5 Slawson & Hobbs


Box 5 Sloane, William Milligan


Box 5 Smith, Carl G.


Box 5 Smith, Edmund Munroe


Box 5 Societe* Nationale de. Propagande


Box 5 Francaise


Box 5 Speyer, James


Box 5 Spiering, Theodore


Box 5 Stangeland, Charles E.


Box 5 Stearns, F. W.


Box 5 Steinmeister


Box 5 Stoddard, L.


Box 5 Stolzel, Adolf


Box 5 Stroock, Sol M.


Box 5 Stross, Emanuel


Box 5 Stumpf, C.


Box 5 Sullivan, James



Box 6 Tastroen, Dr.


Box 6 Tauesma, Rosalie


Box 6 Taylor, C. N.


Box 6 Tenisch, Baron


Box 6 Terry, Roderick


Box 6 Thayer, Eli


Box 6 Tombo, Rudolf


Box 6 Tonner, J. A.


Box 6 Toppan, Robert


Box 6 Tower, Charlemagne


Box 6 Tower, Helen (Mrs. Charlemagne)


Box 6 Trent, William P.


Box 6 Tyler, F. B.


Box 6 Tyler, John M.


Box 6 U.S. Treasury Department


Box 6 Urban, H. F.


Box 6 Van Amringe, John Howard


Box 6 Van Armringe, Robert C.


Box 6 Van Sternburg, Lillian


Box 6 Vierck, George Sylvester


Box 6 Viereck, Louis


Box 6 Villard, Oswald Garrison


Box 6 von Briesen, Arthur V.


Box 6 von Funk


Box 6 von Harnack, Dr. D.


Box 6 von Leulous, Furst


Box 6 von Martitz, Ferdinand


Box 6 von Moltke, Freiherr Dettlef


Box 6 von Raunsaber, Frederick


Box 6 von Rheinbohm, Wally


Box 6 von Roeder


Box 6 von Schliechausen, Herta


Box 6 von Schmoller, Gustav


Box 6 von Streuensee, Graf


Box 6 von Studt, Konrad


Box 6 von Tippelskirch, Kurt


Box 6 von Veltheisse, Else


Box 6 Waldeyer, Wilhelm


Box 6 Walker, C. S.


Box 6 Wagner, Adolf


Box 6 Wallace, Henry A.


Box 6 Walsh, David I.


Box 6 Ward, Charles


Box 6 Ward, William Hayer


Box 6 Warner,Ethel


Box 6 Waten, James


Box 6 Wedel, G.


Box 6 Wells, David


Box 6 Werner, Ferdinand


Box 6 Wheeler, Benjamin I.


Box 6 Wheeler, J. R.


Box 6 Whicher, George F.


Box 6 White, William P.


Box 6 Whitridge, Frederick W.


Box 6 Wiener, Urania


Box 6 Wild, Robert


Box 6 Willard, E. M.


Box 6 Williams, Maude G.


Box 6 Williams, Stephen G.


Box 6 Williams, Talcott


Box 6 Wilson, Woodrow


Box 6 Winthrop, Robert C.


Box 6 Woodbridge, Frederick James Eugene


Box 6 Wood, Thomas W.


Box 6 Unidentified correspondence

Series II: Documents



Box 7 Cataloged Documents


Reminiscences of an American scholar



Box 8 Vol. 1-2



Box 9 Vol. 3-4



Box 10 Vol. 5


Box 10 Columbia Lecture Notes



Box 11 General



Box 12 Sanctity of Law, The Colonial System



Box 18 Sanctity of Law



Box 13 The American Constitutional History, Founding of Faculty of Political Science



Box 15 Diary of a Professor's Wife by Ruth Payne Burgess



Box 19 Addresses and Articles



Box 20 Addresses and Articles



Box 21 Articles and Essays



Box 23 Autobiography


Box 23 Russian Revolution



Box 24 Reconciliation of Government with Liberty



Box 14 Miscellaneous Documents



Box 16 Miscellaneous Manuscripts



Box 17 Miscellaneous Manuscripts



Box 22 Miscellaneous Manuscripts



Box 23 Miscellaneous Manuscripts