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Mortimer Lamson Earle papers, 1884-1905

Summary Information

Abstract

The collection consists of notes, diaries, and papers of Dr. Mortimer Lamson Earle (1864-1905), Professor of Classical Philology at Barnard College. It includes family photographs, published writings, and relics of Napoleon I.

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0376
Bib ID 4078722 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Earle, Mortimer Lamson, 1864-1905
Title Mortimer Lamson Earle papers, 1884-1905
Physical Description 7 file boxes (7 file boxes)
Language(s) Material is in English, German, Latin, and Greek.
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 one series: Series I: Notes, Diaries, and Papers

Description

Summary

Notes, diaries, and papers including eighteen diaries written in English, German, Latin, and Greek, which cover the years 1884 through 1905 and deal with Dr. Earle's student days at Columbia and the University of Berlin, his excavations at Sicyon, and his academic work at Columbia University. Also, three file boxes of manuscript notes on various classical topics and one file box of genealogical, biographical, and bibliographical material. The latter also contains some family photographs, copies of some of Dr. Earle's published writings, and several relics of Napoleon I (buttons, bits of cloth, etc.).

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); Mortimer Lamson Earle 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.

Revision Description

2012-06-06 xml document created by Judi Zupnick.

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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Genre/Form

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

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Barnard College -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Classical education Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Classical philology Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Classicists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- : Students Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Earle family Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Greece -- Sicyon (Extinct city) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Berlin -- : Students Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Napoleon, Emperor of the French, I, 1769-1821 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Professor of Classical Philology at Barnard College.