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Eleanor Joy papers, 1882-1891

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0688
Bib ID 4078965 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Joy, Eleanor, 1868-1936
Title Eleanor Joy papers, 1882-1891
Physical Description 1 box (1 box (17 items))
Language(s) English .
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

Cataloged.

Description

Summary

Eleven diaries which reveal a sensitive and perceptive young woman. With her family, she traveled extensively in England, the United States, and most countries of the Continent. Her diaries describe her reactions to foreign scenes and places, and contain numerous references to her father and to her visit to Columbia University early in 1889. Also, a typewritten description of the diaries of Eleanor Joy's son, Sir Douglas Busk; and a copy of THE ANCESTORS OF PATRICK AND PERONELLE KINNEL, compiled by Sir Douglas Busk in 1970.

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Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Curator of Manuscripts/University Archivist, Rare Book and Manuscript Library (RBML). The RBML approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Eleanor Joy papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Alternate Form Available

Typescripts of the first four volumes of the diaries are available.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 07/--/89.

Subject Headings

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Genre/Form

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

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Busk, Douglas, 1906-1990 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Chemists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
England -- Description and travel Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Europe -- Description and travel Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Joy, Charles A (Charles Arad), 1823-1891 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kinnell, Patrick Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kinnell, Peronelle Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United States -- Description and travel Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women -- Diaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Eleanor Joy was the daughter of Charles Joy (1823-1891), Professor of Chemistry at Columbia University, 1857-1877.