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William Archibald Dunning papers, 1781-1922

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0373
Bib ID 4078719 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Dunning, William Archibald, 1857-1922
Title William Archibald Dunning papers, 1781-1922
Physical Description 7 boxes (7 boxes)
Language(s) English .

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In part cataloged remainder arranged.



Correspondence; miscellaneous letters, manuscripts, clippings, and printed material, 1867-1922, relating to the American Historical Association, the Centenary of Anglo-American Peace, and Dartmouth College; memorabilia, and photographs and postcards. Also, Dunning family correspondence and manuscripts, 1781-1915, including letters from Robert Kerr to W.A. Dunning; letters and post cards to Matilda A. Dunning; journals and diaries of William A. Dunning, 1873-1875 and n.d., and Charlotte Dunning, 1899-1915; miscellaneous letters among family members; visiting cards; a composition written by Dunning while a boy; and letters relating to Dartmouth college.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

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); William Archibald Dunning 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 06/--/89.

Subject Headings

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Diaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Postcards Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID


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American Historical Association Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dartmouth College Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dunning, Charlotte Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Historians Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kerr, Robert, 1823-1904 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United States -- History Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Professor of history and political philosophy at Columbia University.