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C. P. G. Scott Dictionary of etymological terms, 1880-1937

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1141
Bib ID 4079316 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Scott, C. P. G (Charles Payson Gurley), 1853-1936
Title C. P. G. Scott Dictionary of etymological terms, 1880-1937
Physical Description 43 linear feet (88 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into 18 series.

Description

Summary

Etymological card files of Scott, containing approximately 120,000 manuscript slips which were possibly meant to be used for a projected dictionary of American English etymology.

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 permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); C. P. G. Scott Dictionary of etymological terms; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 09/--/89.

Revision Description

2010-03-10 Legacy finding aid created from Pro Cite.

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

Subject Headings

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Charles Payson Gurley Scott was professor of Anglo-Saxon at Columbia University, 1879-1888.