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Harold Ober Associates letters, 1933-1977

Summary Information

Abstract

This collection consists of correspondence between Harold Ober and Paul Gallico. It includes correspondence concerning Gallico and his work.

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0940
Bib ID 4079172 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Harold Ober Associates
Title Harold Ober Associates letters, 1933-1977
Physical Description 4.5 linear feet (4.5 linear feet 9 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

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.

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in one series: Series I: Correspondence

Description

Summary

Files of correspondence containing more than 1,000 letters from Gallico and over 4,500 letters to Gallico from Harold Ober. There is also correspondence concerning Gallico. These files discuss literary works in progress, plans for future articles and books, contracts and financial agreements, and screenplays of his novels.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

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 rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Harold Ober Associates letters; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Related Archival Materials

See also the Description Sheet for the Paul Gallico Papers.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/1989.

Revision Description

2012-07-05 xml document created by Judith Zupnick.

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"
Motion picture plays Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Authors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gallico, Paul, 1897-1976 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literary agents Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literature -- Adaptations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literature publishing Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ober, Harold Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Literary agency.