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At a Glance
Arranged into one series.
A collection of notes, typescripts, and photostats relating mainly to the researches of Professor Arthur Christy on an index of Thoreau's reading and Thoreau's unpublished "Indian notes" "Index rerum" and "Fact book.".
Using the Collection
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Restrictions on Access
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Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Mrs. Elliott V.K. Dobbie, Christy Literary Executor, must give permission for any reproductions.
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); Arthur Christy papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
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Ownership and Custodial History
Gift of Mrs Arthur Christy, 1959.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--Christy, Mrs. Arthur. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--01/15/59. Accession number--M-59-01-15.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 05/02/89.
2009-06-26 File created.
2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.
History / Biographical Note
Professor of English. Lived 1899-1946