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Rose Nadler Franzblau papers, 1930-1978

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0451
Bib ID 4078784 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Franzblau, Rose Nadler, 1905-1979
Title Rose Nadler Franzblau papers, 1930-1978
Physical Description 142 boxes (142 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

Box 1 and Flat Boxes 73-74 are located on-site.

The remainder of the 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

Collection is arranged in 5 Series.

Description

Summary

Papers containing correspondence, manuscripts, notes, radio scripts, letters asking Franzblau's advice, clippings, memoranda, announcements, photographs, tape recordings, records, books, pamphlets, and memorabilia. She kept the vast number of letters asking her advice and the typescripts of her replies. Among the cataloged correspondents are Ann Landers, Jo Mielziner, Dorothy Schiff, and Abigail Van Buren.

General

We have not identified the column that Franzblau wrote in response to Larry David's mother, as mentioned into the April 4, 2020 New York Times article "Larry David, Master of His Quarantine."

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

Box 1 and Flat Boxes 73-74 are located on-site.

The remainder of the 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); Rose Nadler Franzblau Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Franzblau, Abraham N. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1980. Accession number--M-80.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 06/--/89.

Revision Description

2014-09-24 xml document instance created by Adrien Hilton

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

2020-11-30 Added list for boxes 31-110. kws

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"
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Radio scripts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scripts (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Advice columns Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Journalism Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Landers, Ann Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mielziner, Jo, 1901-1976 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Psychology Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Schiff, Dorothy, 1903-1989 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Television Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Van Buren, Abigail, 1918-2013 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women journalists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women psychologists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Psychologist and syndicated newspaper columnist. (Columbia University M.A., 1931; Ph.D., 1935). In her NEW YORK POST column"Human Relations" in magazine articles, and on radio and television, Dr. Franzblau applied the principles of Freudian theory to the problems of her readers from 1949 until 1976. Earlier she had been a specialist in personnel management for the United Nations and the U.S. Government. She was also active in philanthropy and a financial backer of Broadway plays.

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Series I: Catalogued Correspondence



Box 1 Box 7 Bethune, Mary McLeod


Box 1 Buchwald, Art


Box 1 Durant, Will and Ariel


Box 1 Furness, Betty


Box 1 Jackson, Sir Robert G.A.


Box 1 Javits, Jacob Koppel


Box 1 Landers, Ann (Esther Friedman Lederer)


Box 1 Lindsay, John Vliet


Box 1 Mielziner, Jo


Box 1 Schiff, Dorothy


Box 1 Stout, Rex Todhunter


Box 1 Sulzberger, Iphigene Ochs (Mrs. Arthur M.)


Box 1 Van Buren, Abigail (Pauline Friedman Phillips)


Box 1 Wagner, Robert F., Jr.

Series II: Subject and Name File


Box 1 A


Box 1 Abraham & Straus


Box 1 Adams, Phyllis


Box 1 Adoption


Box 1 Aged-services


Box 1 Agencies, clinics, camps


Box 1 Alcoholics Anonymous


Box 1 Americam Camping Association, Inc.


Box 1 American Foundation for the Blind, Inc.


Box 1 American Mothers Committee, Inc.


Box 1 American Association of Retired Persons


Box 1 Association for the Help of Retarded Children, Inc.


Box 1 Asthma Research Institute


Box 1 Autistic children



Box 2 B


Box 2 Bard College (Annandale-on-Hudson, NY)


Box 2 Berkowitz, Rabbi William


Box 2 B'nai B'rith


Box 2 Boys' Towns of Italy, Inc.


Box 2 The Bronx High School of Science


Box 2 Brooklyn ...


Box 2 Ca


Box 2 The Canadian Jewish News (Toronto)


Box 2 Carlson, Dale--"Loving Sex for Both Sexes"--Galley proofs


Box 2 Case Histories


Box 2 The Catholic Actors Guild



Box 3 Ch-Com


Box 3 Cherry, Sheldon H.--"The Menopaus [sic] Myth"--Draft


Box 3 Children


Box 3 The Christophers


Box 3 City Planning Commission


Box 3 Cohen


Box 3 Coleman, Lester L.


Box 3 CBS


Box 3 Comeback, Inc.


Box 3 Complimentary Letters



Box 4 Con-Cu


Box 4 Connecticut Association of School Psychologists


Box 4 Consultations & R.N.F.'s Patients


Box 4 Cooke, Terrence, Cardinal


Box 4 Bill Cooper Associates, Inc.


Box 4 D


Box 4 E


Box 4 Education


Box 4 The Educational Alliance--New Era Club


Box 4 Eichmann, Adolf


Box 4 Emerson College (Boston)


Box 4 Epilepsy


Box 4 Ethical Culture Schools


Box 4 European Trips


Box 4 The Exceptional Parent


Box 4 Ezra Academy (Woodbridge, CT)



Box 5 F


Box 5 Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies, Inc.


Box 5 Florida Veterans Administration


Box 5 Fordham University


Box 5 Foster, Frank and Mary


Box 5 Franzblau, Abraham N.--Off-prints


Box 5 Franzblau Grandchildren and Children


Box 5 Friendly Visitors, Inc.


Box 5 Richard Fulton, Inc.


Box 5 Ga-Ge


Box 5 Gamblers Anonymous


Box 5 Girls' Town of Italy



Box 6 Go-Gu


Box 6 Goddard College (Plainfield, VT)


Box 6 Gomberg, M. Robert


Box 6 Gondor, Emery I.


Box 6 H


Box 6 Hart Publishing Company, Inc.


Box 6 Hayes, Helen


Box 6 Hebrew Actor's Union, Inc.


Box 6 The Hebrew Home for the Aged at Riverdale


Box 6 The Hebrew University of Jerusalem


Box 6 Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc.


Box 6 The Home Advisory and Service Council of New York, Inc.


Box 6 Hunter College (New York)



Box 7 I


Box 7 Isay, Jane Franzblau


Box 7 Infants--Sudden Death


Box 7 The Institute on Man and Science


Box 7 J


Box 7 Robert G. Jennings Corporation


Box 7 The Jewish Advocate (Boston)


Box 7 The Jewish Post and Opinion (Indianapolis, IN)


Box 7 Jewish Welfare Board--Lecture Bureau


Box 7 Jones/Howard Ltd.


Box 7 The Journal Inquirer (Rockville, CT)


Box 7 K


Box 7 Kitzinger, Angela


Box 7 Kook Family (Gibbs)


Box 7 Kross, Anna M.


Box 7 Kutscher, Austin H.


Box 7 La-Li


Box 7 The League of New York Theatres, Inc.


Box 7 S.R. Leon Company, Inc.--Advertising


Box 7 Letters of Recommendation



Box 8 Lo


Box 8 Long Island University--C.W. Post Center


Box 8 The Lorge School (New York)


Box 8 M


Box 8 Peter Martin Associates, Inc.


Box 8 Marvin and Leonard Advertising Company (Boston)


Box 8 Medical Insight


Box 8 Toni Mendez, Inc.


Box 8 The Middle Generation . By R.N.F.


Box 8 Monsanto Company


Box 8 N


Box 8 NAACP


Box 8 Narcotics


Box 8 The National Conference of Christians and Jews, Inc.


Box 8 New York


Box 8 New York Action Corps


Box 8 New York Post


Box 8 New York Personnel and Guidance Association



Box 9 The Oliver Wendell Holmes Association


Box 9 Overeaters Anonymous


Box 9 P


Box 9 Pageant


Box 9 J.C. Penney Company, Inc.


Box 9 Personnel Evaluation


Box 9 Picon, Molly


Box 9 Quinn, Ed


Box 9 R


Box 9 The RME Group of Communications Companies (Columbus, OH)


Box 9 Retirement



Box 10 S


Box 10 Saint Joseph College of Florida


Box 10 San Francisco Medical Meeting, 1965 Apr, 1965


Box 10 A Sane and Happy Life, by Abraham N. Franzblau and R.N.F


Box 10 Senior Citizens


Box 10 Rose N. Franzblau Papers


Box 10 Shulman, Rabbi Charles E.


Box 10 Speech Rehabilitation Institute (New York)


Box 10 Stern Brothers


Box 10 Sylvester, Robert


Box 10 T


Box 10 TV and Radio Appearances


Box 10 TV and Radio Presentations


Box 10 Teen-age Leadership


Box 10 Thanatology


Box 10 Thank-you's for Speaking Engagements



Box 11 Speaking engagements



Box 12 U


Box 12 United Jewish Federation


Box 12 United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration--U.S. Government Employment


Box 12 UCLA


Box 12 Wa-Wh


Box 12 WAIF (World Adoption International Fund)


Box 12 Wallace, Kevin


Box 12 The Way It Is Under Twenty, by R.N.F..


Box 12 Weight Watchers International, Inc.


Box 12 White House Conferences


Box 12 Wholesale Grocers (NAWGA)



Box 13 Wi-Wo


Box 13 Wilson, Mr. and Mrs. Earl and Rosemary Lyons


Box 13 Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle


Box 13 World Federation of Mental Health


Box 13 World Health Conference


Box 13 Woodworth, Robert Sessions--Columbia University Course Notes


Box 13 Y-Z


Box 13 Young, H Boutourline--Harvard Florence Research Project


Box 13 Young Presidents' Organization, Inc.


Box 13 Miscellaneous



Box 13A (1983 addition)


Box 13A White House Conference on Aging, 1961


Box 13A Franzblau's columns arranged by subject



Box 13B (1983 addition)


Box 13B Franzblau's columns arranged by subject



Box 14 Publicity



Box 15 Publicity



Box 16 Publicity--Awards (See also oversize).



Box 17 Publicity


Box 17 Interviews (8 tape recordings) (See also oversize-records)


Box 17 Photographs

Series III: Writings by Rose N. Franzblau--Manuscripts



Box 18 Books (with some printed copies)



Box 19 Books (with some printed copies)



Box 20 Books (with some printed copies)



Box 20A Books (with some printed copies)



Box 20B Books (with some printed copies)



Box 21 Contributions to Books, Essays, etc.



Box 22 Contributions to Books, Essays, etc.--Notes and "Tension Project"



Box 23 Lecture Notes and Outlines



Box 24 Magazine Articles (with some printed copies)



Box 25 Magazine articles: Family Circle (t.ms., printed copies & readers' letters)



Box 26 Newspaper Columns


Box 26 The Canadian Jewish News--Printed Copies (Toronto), 1968-1971


Box 26 The Jewish Advocate (Boston)-t.ms.


Box 26 The Jewish Post and Opinion--t.ms. and Printed Copies (v.p.), 1973-1979


Box 26 The Journal Inquirer--t.ms. and Printed Copies (Rockville, CT),, 1971



Box 27 The Daily Compass (New York), 1949-1951

Letters from readers, printed columns, & t.ms. for columns

Arranged by year



Box 28 The Daily Compass (New York), 1949-1951

Letters from readers, printed columns, & t.ms. for columns

Arranged by year



Box 29 The Daily Compass (New York), 1949-1951

Letters from readers, printed columns, & t.ms. for columns

Arranged by year



Box 30 The Daily Compass (New York), 1949-1951

Letters from readers, printed columns, & t.ms. for columns

Arranged by year



Box 111 Suffolk Sun (Deer Park, NY), 1968-1969

Letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns


The New York Post , 1951-1976

Letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. & a.ms. for columns

Arranged by year



Box 31 The New York Post: Letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1951



Box 32 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1951



Box 33 The New York Post: Letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. & a.ms. columns, 1952



Box 34 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1952



Box 35 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1952



Box 36 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1952



Box 37 The New York Post: Letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. & a.ms. for columns, 1953



Box 38 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1953



Box 39 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1953



Box 40 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1953



Box 41 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1953



Box 42 The New York Post: Letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. & a.ms. for columns, 1954



Box 43 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1954



Box 44 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1954



Box 45 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1954



Box 46 The New York Post: Letters from readers, printed columns, 1955



Box 47 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1955



Box 48 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1955



Box 49 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1955



Box 50 The New York Post: Letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. & a.ms. columns, 1956



Box 51 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1956



Box 52 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1956



Box 53 The New York Post: Letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns (1), 1957



Box 54 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1957



Box 55 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1957



Box 56 The New York Post: Letters from readers, 1957



Box 57 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1958



Box 58 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1958



Box 59 The New York Post: printed colums t.ms for columns, 1958



Box 60 The New York Post: t.ms & a.ms. for columns, 1958



Box 61 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1959



Box 62 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, 1959



Box 63 The New York Post: t.ms & a.ms. for columns, 1959



Box 64 The New York Post: categorized; letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms & a.ms for columns, 195- & 196-



Box 65 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms for columns, 195- & 196-



Box 66 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1960



Box 67 The New York Post: printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1960



Box 68 The New York Post: t.ms. for columns, 1960



Box 69 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1961



Box 70 The New York Post: printed columns, t.ms for columns, 1961



Box 71 The New York Post: t.ms. for columns, 1961



Box 72 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1962



Box 73 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columbs, t.ms. for columns, 1962



Box 74 The New York Post: t.ms. for columns, 1962



Box 75 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1963



Box 76 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1963



Box 77 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1963



Box 78 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1964



Box 79 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, 1964



Box 80 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1964



Box 81 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1964



Box 82 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1965



Box 83 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1965



Box 84 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1965



Box 85 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1966



Box 86 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1966



Box 87 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1966



Box 88 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1967



Box 89 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1967



Box 90 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1967



Box 91 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1968



Box 92 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1968



Box 93 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1968



Box 94 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1969



Box 95 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1969



Box 96 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1969



Box 97 The New York Post: letters from readers, 1970



Box 98 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1970



Box 99 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1970



Box 100 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1971



Box 101 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1971



Box 102 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1972



Box 103 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1972



Box 104 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1973



Box 105 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1973



Box 106 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1974



Box 107 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1974



Box 108 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1975



Box 109 The New York Post: letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. for columns, 1975



Box 110 The New York Post: Letters from readers, printed columns, t.ms. & a.ms. columns, 1968-1969

Series IV: Radio and Television Programs


Letters from Listeners



Box 112 It's a Problem--Letters to Ben Grauer, NBC-TV,, 1952



Box 112A It's a Problem--Letters to Ben Grauer, NBC-TV,, 1952



Box 113 Home--Family Affairs Department, NBC-TV,, 1954



Box 114 Home--Family Affairs Department, NBC-TV,, 1954



Box 115 The Arlene Francis Show--Letters to Ashley Montagu, NBC-TV, 1957


Box 115 Other Programs, circa, 1960-1964



Box 116-121 World of Children, WCBS-Radio, 1965-1970


Box 116-121 Other Programs



Box 122-127 Radio scripts for WCBS--A-Z, circa, 1958-1970

Series V: Oversize Materials


Publicity



Box 128 The Judy Award--Trophy, 1960 Apr 4



Flat Box 73 Awards, 1935-1968,undated, 1935-1968



Flat Box 74 Awards, 1935-1968,undated, 1935-1968


Flat Box 74 Interviews--Phonograph Records (5), 1967-1971


Flat Box 74 Interviews--WLW (Cincinnati) Phonograph Record--Children Incorporated, 10 Jan 1940 (1 disk), 1940


Flat Box 74 Interviews--WSAI (Cincinnati) Phonograph Record--Child Clinic, 12 Aug 1938 (1 disk), 1938


Newspaper Columns



Box 132-133 The Daily Compass, May 1949-May 1950 (Scrapbook Vol. I), May 1949-May 1950


Box 132-133 The Daily Compass, Jan 1950-Mar 1951 (Scrapbook Vol. II), 1951



Box 134-135 The New York Post, May 1951-Aug 1952 (Scrapbook Vol. III), 1952


Box 134-135 The New York Post, Aug 1952-Oct 1953 (Scrapbook Vol. IV), 1953


Radio programs



Box 129 WCBS Tape Recordings--World of Children, Jan-Feb 1970 (9 reels)



Box 130 WCBS Tape Recordings--World of Children, Apr-May 1970 (9 reels)



Box 131 WCBS Tape Recordings--World of Children, May-Jul 1970 (10 reels)