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Peter A. Corning papers, 1958-1970

Summary Information

Abstract

This collection contains correspondence, notes, clippings and articles of Peter A. Corning pertaining to the Social Security Project.

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0284
Bib ID 4078652 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Corning, Peter A., 1935-
Title Peter A. Corning papers, 1958-1970
Physical Description 22 linear feet (22 linear feet 48 boxes)
Language(s) Material is in English.
Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in two series: Series I: Subject File; Series II: Writing

Description

Summary

Letters, notes, and writings of Corning. The collection contains little correspondence, but there is a large subject file of notes, articles, and clippings pertaining to Medicare, Social Security, and aging.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two 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);Peter A. Corning 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 05/09/1989.

Revision Description

2012-05-01 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"
Aging Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- : Employees Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University. Oral History Research Office Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Medicare Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Older people -- United States -- Social conditions Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Social security -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United States. Social Security Administration Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Corning was employed by the Oral History Office at Columbia University to conduct all interviews for the Social Security Project.