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The Survey art files, 1921-1948

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: Ms Coll\Survey Art Files
Bib ID 4079382 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Jones, Wilfred, 1888-1968; Van Loon, Hendrik Willem, 1882-1944
Title The Survey art files, 1921-1948
Physical Description 200 items (1 box)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/42_STE-SY_20.pdf
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This collection is located on-site.

Description

Summary

Cover designs; original art work for illustrations, vignettes, charts, and mastheads; prints and photographs from the files of THE SURVEY. The collection consists primarily of art work for SURVEY GRAPHIC; some material for MIDMONTHLY is also included. SURVEY GRAPHIC included articles on broad social issues, including public health, world peace, welfare, labor conditions, and government regulations. It had striking pictorial covers, and was extensively illustrated with drawings, cartoons, reproductions of contemporary prints, and photographs, all represented in the collection. The cataloged artists include Wilfred Jones and Hendrik Willem Van Loon.

Using the Collection

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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 on-site.

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--Kellogg, Helen Hall. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1980. Accession number--M-80.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

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Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 09/--/89.

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"
Drawings (visual works) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Illustrations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Art, Modern -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Charities -- Periodicals Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Industrial laws and legislation Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kellogg, Arthur, -1934 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Peace Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Public health Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Public welfare Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Social problems -- Periodicals Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Social service -- Periodicals Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
United States -- Social conditions Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Work environment Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Working class Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

THE SURVEY, a leading journal of the social work profession and social reform issues from 1897 to 1952, was edited by Paul Underwood Kellogg (1879-1958) from 1912 to 1952; his brother arthur Arthur Kellogg served as managing editor until his death in 1934. Between 1922 and 1932 two issues a month were published: the GRAPHIC NUMBER and the MIDMONTHLY NUMBER; from 1933 to 1948 they were published as two separate periodicals, SURVEY GRAPHIC and SURVEY MIDMONTHLY.