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At a Glance
Course notes, manuscript drafts, and copies of publications by Masters, including her course notes for Prof. Joseph Chamberlain's classes on international organization and international waterways, a draft of her manuscript on public health, other manuscripts, and copies of printed works.
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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.
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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.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Ruth D. Masters papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--Rickover, Adm. H. G. via the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1981. Accession number--M-81.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/89.
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Masters (1903-1972) was also Mrs. Hyman G. Rickover. She was a research assistant to Prof. Joseph Chamberlain and Prof. Philip Jessup, and later a staff member of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace: Division of International Law. (Columbia University M.A., 1929; Ph.D., 1932).