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Curtis Hidden Page papers, 1870-1948

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0966
Bib ID 4079193 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Page, Curtis Hidden, 1870-1946 ; Ronsard, Pierre de, 1524-1585
Title Curtis Hidden Page papers, 1870-1948
Physical Description 12 boxes (12 boxes)
Language(s) English , French .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/35_P-PI_03.pdf
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Arrangement

Arrangement

Cataloged and arranged.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, manuscripts, and printed materials of Curtis Hidden Page. This collection contains a correspondence of 51 letters between Page and his grandmother, Mrs. Mary E. Hidden, as well as other family correspondence. Much of his incoming correspondence relates to social and academic pursuits, and his publishing activities, including letters from William Stome Booth of Houghton Mifflin concerning Page's anthology entitled "Chief American Poets." There are many holograph and typescripts of his poetry and poetical translations. Most of the poems are in several stages of progress. Present also are notebooks containing lecture notes from his student days.

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 on-site.

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); Curtis Hidden Page 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--Bancroft. Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--10/--/57. Accession number--M-57-10.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/89.

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"
Poems Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Publishers and publishing -- Massachusetts -- Boston Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
American poetry -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Authors, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Booth, William Stone, 1864-1926 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dartmouth College -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Educators Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
French poetry -- Translations into English Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Harvard University -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hidden, Mary E Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Houghton Mifflin Company Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Japanese poetry -- Translations into English Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literature publishing Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Poetry -- Societies, etc Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Poetry Society of America Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

American educator, writer. Page was professor of French and English at Harvard, Dartmouth, and Columbia Universities, author of several volumes of poetry including translations from Ronsard and the Japanese, and President of the Poetry Society of America.