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George McAneny papers, 1902-1940

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0815
Bib ID 4079058 View CLIO record
Creator(s) McAneny, George, 1869-1953
Title George McAneny papers, 1902-1940
Physical Description 2 boxes (2 boxes)
Language(s) English .
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Description

Summary

Correspondence, typescripts of speeches, articles and published versions thereof, as well as books and pamphlets relating to New York City government.

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.

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); George McAneny 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--Oral History Research Office. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--06/--/49. Accession number--M-49-06.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/89.

Subject Headings

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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Journalism Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Politics and government Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
New York (N.Y.) -- Politics and government -- 1898-1951 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
New York (State) -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
New York (State). Civil Service Commission Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
New York Civil Service Reform League Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Politicians Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

McAneny served the city of New York as Executive Secretary of the New York Civil Service Commission, Secretary of the New York Civil Service Reform League, President of the City Club, President of the Borough of Manhattan and President of the Board of Aldermen. He was also attached to the NEW YORK WORLD and was executive manager of the NEW YORK TIMES.