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John Day Collection, 1950-1960

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0332
Bib ID 4078685 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Day, John, 1902-
Title John Day Collection, 1950-1960
Physical Description .84 linear feet (2 document boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

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This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Description

Summary

Manuscripts, manuscript notes, and manuscript notebooks of John Day, consisting of 87 notebooks of his research on various Greek papyri in the Columbia University Papyrus Collection. Also, there are several manuscripts and typescripts as well as numerous sheets of manuscript notes of his papyrological research.

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 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 Day manuscripts; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Mrs John Day, 1965 and 1979.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 06/06/89. Additional processing work done by Elizabeth Heintges (GSAS 2020) in August 2019.

Revision Description

2015-08-28 xml document instance created by Adrien Hilton.

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

2019-11-20 A more detailed container list was added to the finding aid by CCR.

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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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Notebooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Barnard College -- Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Classicists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Greek language -- Research Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Manuscripts, Greek (Papyri) -- Research -- New York (State) -- New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Professor of Greek and Latin, Barnard College, 1931-1961.

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Manuscript and Notebooks, 1950-1960



Box 1 Note Re: Gift of Collection


Box 1 Loose pages of notes on papyrus text and bibliography


Box 1 Notebooks on Columbia University papyri, 9 folders


Box 1 Notebooks--Notes on scholarship and Columbia University papyri


Box 1 Notebooks on Columbia University papyri and books of historical inscriptions


Box 1 Notebooks--Assorted notes on scholarship and papyri


Box 1 Notebooks--Notes on scholarship


Box 1 Loose notes on papyri

P.Col 1


Box 1 Spiral notebook with notes on papyri and scholarship



Box 2 Notebooks--Notes on ancient banks

Stoa at Athens and Arsinoe


Box 2 Notebooks--Notes on scholarship and papyri


Box 2 Notebooks--Notes on scholarship etc.


Box 2 Notebooks--Readings on 4th century papyri


Box 2 Clinton Keyes' notebooks on Columbia University papyri


Box 2 Clinton Keyes' spiral notebook--notes on the Theadelphia Rolls (1)


Box 2 Notebooks--Notes and typed manuscript review: Tcherikover, Corpus Papyrorum Judaicarum


Box 2 Papyrus bibliography


Box 2 Day article and print out of 2 photographs of P.Col 1


Box 2 Notes on Arcadian inscriptions


Box 2 Notes on Epigraphical study


Box 2 Miscellaneous loose notes


Box 2 Bibliographic index cards