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At a Glance
Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged. This collection is arranged in four series.
Scope and Content
Correspondence, manuscripts of books, articles, book reviews and speeches, course materials, students' files, file reflecting a broad range of activities in the field of social welfare such as Social Security, unemployment, health care, and social work education. Also, an extensive file of printed materials.
Using the Collection
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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 1-99. 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.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Eveline Mabel Richardson Burns papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Ownership and Custodial History
Transferred from the New York School of Social Work, 1970 & 1978; transferred from the Columbia University Department of Economics, 1987.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--New York School of Social Work. Method of acquisition--Transfer; Date of acquisition--1970. Accession number--M-70.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 04/14/89.
2012-03-20 Xml document instance created by Alison Rhonemus.
2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.
History / Biographical Note
Eveline Mabel Richardson Burns (1900-1985) was Professor of Social Work, New York School of Social Work, 1946-1967.