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Clara Everett Shackleton papers, 1927-1957

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1151
Bib ID 4079327 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Shackleton, Clara Everett, -1957
Title Clara Everett Shackleton papers, 1927-1957
Physical Description 44 boxes (44 boxes)
Language(s) English .
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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.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Arranged.

Description

Scope and Contents

The 24 boxes of notebooks and 20 boxes of card files were partly prepared for publication at the time of her death.

Manuscript notebooks and card files for a bibliography of children's literature.

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 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); Clara Everett Shackleton 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--Shackleton, Clara Everett. Method of acquisition--Bequest; Date of acquisition--1957. Accession number--M-57.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 09/--/1989.

Revision Description

2022-07-06 PDF replaced with container list. kws

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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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Bibliographers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Children's literature Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Miss Shackleton's interests which included textbooks as well as literary works for children, took her to libraries and collectors in the United States and abroad. Columbia University A.B., 1914; A.M., 1915.