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Toni Strassman papers, 1937-1984

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1212
Bib ID 4079376 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Strassman, Toni
Title Toni Strassman papers, 1937-1984
Physical Description 33.5 linear feet (73 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/Strassman.pdf
Access

The following boxes are located off-site: 3-75. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library 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

Cataloged correspondence, Boxes 1 & 2; Arranged correspondence, Series 1, A-Z, Boxes 3-33; Series II, A-Z, Boxes 34-41; Series III, A-Z (1950-1979), Boxes 42-51; Series IV, A-Z, Boxes 52-59; Manuscripts and Diaries, Box 59; Daybooks, Box 60; Documents, A-Z, Boxes 60-63; Printed Books inscribed to Toni Strassman, Boxes 65-73.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, memoranda, contracts, royalty statements, manuscripts, diaries, daybooks, photographs, and printed material of Strassman. The correspondence is with authors and book and magazine publishers, covering nearly forty years of Miss Strassman's career as a literary agent. Of particular interest are the files concerning the works of William Goyen, Harry Mark Petrakis, and Friderike Zweig, the first wife of Stefan Zweig.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

The following boxes are located off-site: 3-75. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library 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

Readers must use microfilm of materials specified above.

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); Toni Strassman papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Alternate Form Available

William Goyen letters are on: microfilm.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 09/--/1989.

Cataloged Lynn A. Grove 03/07/1990.

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"
Diaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
American literature -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Goyen, William Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literary agents Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literature -- Periodicals Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literature publishing -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Petrakis, Harry Mark Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Publishers and publishing -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women -- United States -- Diaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women in the book industries and trade Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Zweig, Friderike Maria Burger Winternitz, 1882-1971 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Zweig, Stefan, 1881-1942 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Authors' representative.