Robert M. MacIver papers, 1930-1969

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:
MS#0826
Bib ID:
4079068 View CLIO record
Creator(s):
MacIver, Robert M. (Robert Morrison), 1882-1970
Repository:
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Physical Description:
5.5 linear feet (11 boxes (10 manuscript boxes, one half-manuscript box))
Language(s):
English .
Access:
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Description

Summary

Materials comprise correspondence, subject files, organizational files, course materials, speeches, notes, manuscripts, publications and reviews, and printed materials.

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged remainder listed.

Using the Collection

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); Robert M. MacIver 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--Estate of Robert M. MacIver. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1972. Accession number--M-72.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/89.

Revision Description

April 2020 PDF replaced with full finding aid, YH

Biographical / Historical

Robert Morrison MacIver (1882-1970) was the Lieber Professor of Political Philosophy and Sociology at Columbia University. MacIver was author of numerous works on sociology, political power, and juvenile delinquency. After he retired from Columbia in 1950, he served on the City of New York Juvenile Delinquency Evaluation Project and as President and Chancellor of the New School for Social Research.

Subject Headings

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Name
Columbia University -- Faculty CLIO Catalog ArchiveGRID
Juvenile Delinquency Evaluation Project of the City of New York CLIO Catalog ArchiveGRID
New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) -- Administration CLIO Catalog ArchiveGRID
Place
New York (N.Y.) -- Social conditions CLIO Catalog ArchiveGRID
Subject
College teachers CLIO Catalog ArchiveGRID
Juvenile delinquency -- New York (State) -- New York CLIO Catalog ArchiveGRID
Political science -- Philosophy CLIO Catalog ArchiveGRID
Politics, Practical CLIO Catalog ArchiveGRID
Sociologists CLIO Catalog ArchiveGRID
Sociology -- Study and teaching CLIO Catalog ArchiveGRID