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Anne Thaxter Eaton papers, 1917-1969

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0378
Bib ID 4078723 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Eaton, Anne Thaxter, 1881-1971
Title Anne Thaxter Eaton papers, 1917-1969
Physical Description 6 linear feet (13 boxes, 1 flat box)
Language(s) English .
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.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Arranged.

Description

Summary

Manuscripts of Eaton's poetry anthologies for children, and other works on children's literature, many articles, book reviews, papers, reports, and lecture notes.

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); Anne Thaxter Eaton 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 06/--/1989 Christina Hilton Fenn

Addition (2015.2016.M169) processed 07/5/2016 by PTL

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

2012-01-13 EAD created by PTL

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"
Poems Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Children's literature Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Children's poetry Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University. Teachers College Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University. Teachers College. Lincoln School -- Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Library education Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
St. John's University (New York, N.Y.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women college teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women librarians Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Librarian of The Lincoln School of Teachers' College, Columbia University, from its beginning in 1917 until 1946. The Lincoln School developed an experimental program in which library skills were taught as a part of each subject on the primary and secondary levels. Miss Eaton was involved in many phases of the school activities. After her retirement, she taught at the library school of St. John's University and reviewed books for children.