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Louis Ginsberg papers, 1920-1976

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0488
Bib ID 4078810 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Ginsberg, Louis, 1895-1976
Title Louis Ginsberg papers, 1920-1976
Physical Description 13 linear feet (13 linear feet 28 boxes)
Language(s) Materials are in English.
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

Arranged.

Description

Summary

Ginsberg's papers are mostly the manuscripts and clippings of his poetry and prose writings, class notes for his courses at Rutgers, clippings of interviews and other publicity materials for his joint poetry readings with Allen Ginsberg, and many books from his library. Also included are ten letters from Ginsberg to Louis Untermeyer regarding Ginsberg's poetry; and four letters from Gisnberg to Stanley Wertheim.

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); Louis Ginsberg 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/--/1989.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

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

Subject Headings

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Authors, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

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American literature -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
English language -- Study and teaching Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ginsberg family Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Poems Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rutgers University -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wertheim, Stanley Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Poet, Professor of English at Rutgers University. Ginsberg (Columbia University M.A., 1924) was the father of poet Allen Ginsberg.