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Leah Javne Salisbury Papers, 1925-1975

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1100
Bib ID 4079290 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Salisbury, Leah Javne, 1893-1975
Title Leah Javne Salisbury Papers, 1925-1975
Physical Description 152 linear feet (355 manuscript boxes and 1 flat box)
Language(s) English .
Access

Boxes 1-327 are located off-site. You will need to request these materials at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

Boxes CC 1 to CC 17, CM 18 to CM 29, and Flatbox 345 are located on site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into 8 series:

Description

Summary

Papers of Leah Goldstein Javne Salisbury, consisting of correspondence, contracts, scripts, and financial records. Among the correspondents are Christopher Fry, William Gibson, Eugène Ionesco, Dorothy Parker, S.J. Perelman, and Stark Young.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Conditions Governing Access

Boxes 1-327 are located off-site. You will need to request these materials at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

Boxes CC 1 to CC 17, CM 18 to CM 29, and Flatbox 345 are 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.

Readers must use microfilm of materials specified above.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Leah Javne Salisbury papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Alternate Form Available

William Goyen letters and Dorothy Parker manuscripts are on: microfilm.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 09/--/89.

Revision Description

2010-03-01 Legacy finding aid created from Pro Cite.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

2019-08-06 Box numbers assigned to catalogued correspondence and manuscripts (Series I and II) by CLB.

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"
Scripts (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Authors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Fry, Christopher, 1907-2005 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gibson, William, 1914-2008 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ionesco, Eugène Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literary agents Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literature publishing Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Parker, Dorothy, 1893-1967 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Perelman, S. J (Sidney Joseph), 1904-1979 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Theater Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Theatrical agents Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women in the theater Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Young, Stark, 1881-1963 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Literary and theatrical agent.