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Oszkár Jászi papers, 1876-1979

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0666
Bib ID 4078945 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Jászi, Oszkár, 1875-1957
Title Oszkár Jászi papers, 1876-1979
Physical Description 49 boxes (49 boxes)
Language(s) English , Hungarian .
Access You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 5-31, and 34-49. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library 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

Selected materials cataloged remainder arranged.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, diaries, manuscripts, speeches, articles, and photographs. This collection contains very little material relating to Jászi's early career. The bulk of the correspondence dates from 1919-1956. There is much family correspondence, diaries covering the years, 1919-1955 (except for 1946), and printed materials by and about Jászi. Also, Letters to and from Anna Lesznai Gergely (Amália Moscovitz Jászi) and others.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 5-31, and 34-49. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library 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); Oszkár Jászi papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Jászi, George. Method of acquisition--Gift; Accession number--M-72.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 07/--/89.

Revision Description

2009-07-07 File created.

2015-09-25 xml document instance updated by Adrien Hilton.

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
Hungary -- Politics and government Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Families -- Hungary Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Families -- Ohio -- Oberlin Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lesznai, Anna Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Oberlin College. Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Political science -- Study and teaching Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Political scientists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Oskar Jaszi was a professor of political science at Oberlin College, 1925-1942. Jászi had been a teacher and a government official in Hungary until the fall of the Károlyi republic in 1919 when he was exiled.

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Series I: Cataloged Correspondence



Box 1 Armstrong, Hamilton Fish


Box 1 Baldwin, Roger Nash et al.


Box 1 Biddle, Francis


Box 1 Bliven, Bruce


Box 1 Borah, William Edgar


Box 1 Canby, Henry Seidel


Box 1 Canfield, Cass


Box 1 Cerf, Bennett A.


Box 1 Clemens, Cyril


Box 1 Cross, Wilbur L.


Box 1 Davis, Elmer


Box 1 Douglas, Paul H.


Box 1 Dreiser, Theodore


Box 1 Einstein, Albert


Box 1 Ernst, Morris L.


Box 1 Flexner, Abraham


Box 1 Frankfurter, Felix


Box 1 Gannett, Lewis S.


Box 1 Gruening, Ernest H.


Box 1 Huebsch, Ben W.


Box 1 Johnson, Alvin



Box 2 Károlyi, Catherine Andrássy, Countess


Box 2 Károlyi, Mihaly, Count (to 1923)



Box 3 Károlyi, Mihaly, Count (from 1924-)


Box 3 Krutch, Joseph Wood


Box 3 Lai Guardia, Fiorello H.


Box 3 Laski, Harold J.


Box 3 Lippmann, Walter


Box 3 Lugosi, Bela


Box 3 McDonald, Dwight


Box 3 Mann, Thomas


Box 3 Mannhein, K.


Box 3 Masaryk, Jan


Box 3 Moholy-Nagy, Laszlo


Box 3 Moholy-Nagy, Sibyl Dorothy Peech (Mrs. Laszlo)


Box 3 Mumford, Lewis


Box 3 Rolland, Remain



Box 4 Salvemini, Gaetano


Box 4 Schieffelin, William Jay


Box 4 Seton-Watson, Marion Esther Stack (Mrs. Robert W.)


Box 4 Seton-Watson, Robert William


Box 4 Sforza, Carlo, Count


Box 4 Sforza, Valentina de Dudzeele, Countess Carlo


Box 4 Thomas, Norman-


Box 4 Thompson, Dorothy


Box 4 Unwin, T. Fisher


Box 4 Vanderlip, Narcissa Cox (Mrs. Frank A.)


Box 4 Villard, Oswald Garrison


Box 4 Wheeler-Bennett, (Sir) John


Box 4 Wright, Ernest Hunter

Series II: Chronological Correspondence



Box 5 1888-1919



Box 6 1920



Box 7 1921-1922



Box 8 1922-1923



Box 9 1924



Box 10 1925-1926



Box 11 1927-1928



Box 12 1929-1930



Box 13 1930-1932



Box 14 1933-1934



Box 15 1935



Box 16 1936



Box 17 1937



Box 18 1938



Box 19 1938-1939



Box 20 1940



Box 21 1941



Box 22 1941-1942



Box 23 1942-1943



Box 24 1943-1944



Box 25 1944-1946



Box 26 1947-1949



Box 27 1950-1952



Box 28 1953-1968


Box 28 1950-1979 (1982 Gift), 1950-1979

Series III: Manuscripts



Box 29 Manuscripts and documents, 1876-1920 undated, 1876-1920, undated



Box 30 Manuscripts and documents, circa, 1920-1926



Box 31 Manuscripts and documents, 1927-1945



Box 32 Manuscripts and documents

Series IV: Diaries



Box 34 Diaries, 1919-1926



Box 35 Diaries, 1926-1934



Box 36 Diaries, 1934-1938



Box 37 Diaries, 1939-1943



Box 38 Diaries, 1944-1948

Series V: Photographs



Box 39 Photographs

Series VI: Printed Materials



Box 40 Printed Materials, 1886-1912



Box 41 Printed Materials, 1913-1929



Box 42 Printed Materials, 1930-1944



Box 43 Printed Materials, 1945-1954



Box 44 Printed Materials, 1955-1966



Box 45 Books



Box 46 Huszadik Szazad



Box 47 Huszadik Szazad



Box 48 Huszadik Szazad



Box 49 Miscellaneous Printed Material