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Henry Evelyn Bliss papers, 1904-1951

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0127
Bib ID 4079319 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Bliss, Henry Evelyn, 1870-1955
Title Henry Evelyn Bliss papers, 1904-1951
Physical Description 2.5 linear feet (2.5 linear feet 4 boxes 3 scrapbooks)
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.

4 boxes: are shelved off-site and require advance notice of intent to use.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.

Description

Summary

Correspondence with many librarians and editors about the Bliss classification system and Bliss' writings, a part of his "Autobiographical record" photographs and printed pamphlets, and articles by Bliss and others. There are also fifteen notebooks compiled by Joseph L. Harrison which contain brief annotated national bibliographies. Three scrapbooks contain correspondence, articles, and memorabilia.

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.

4 boxes: are shelved off-site and require advance notice of intent to use.

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); Henry Evelyn Bliss papers; 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 04/05/89.

Revision Description

2013-01-08 File created.

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"
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Bliss Bibliographic classification Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College librarians Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College of the City of New York (1926-1961). Librarian Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Harrison, Joseph Le Roy, 1862- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Librarians Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Library science Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scrapbooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Librarian of the College of the City of New York.