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Cataloged. Box 1-5: Zoological diaries, 49 vols., 1939-1959; Box 6: Fishing diary, 1906-1971.
A collection of diaries (49 vols.) kept by Franz Schrader and his wife, Sally Hughes Schrader. Much of the material relates to academic life in general, the Dept. of Zoology at Columbia University, and field trips made by the Schraders to Mexico, Guatemala, and British Honduras. Also, Franz Schrader's angling diary, 1906-1971.
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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.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Franz and Sally Hughes Schrader diaries; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
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Existence and Location of Copies
Diaries 1-49 are on microfilm (MN#98-9010 to #98-9019 & 98-9023 to 98-9031; 2000-1219)
Ownership and Custodial History
Gift of Sally Hughes Schrader, 1972.
Gift of Duke University, 1993.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--Schrader, Sally Hughes. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1972. Accession number--M-72.
Literary note: Source of acquisition--Duke University. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--03/17/1993. Accession number--M-93-03-17.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 09/--/1989.
Literary note Cataloged HR 06/25/1993.
Processed by KAL: 4/72; BRC: 12/81; HR: 6/93, 5/97, 2/02.
2010-03-10 Legacy finding aid created from Pro Cite.
2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Franz Schrader was professor of zoology at Columbia University, 1930-1959. His wife, Sally Hughes Schrader (1895-) was professor of zoology at Duke University, 1962-1966.