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Egbert Harold van Delden letters on the Marconi memorial medal, 1938-1939

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1285
Bib ID 4079431 View CLIO record
Creator(s) van Delden, Egbert Harold, 1905-
Title Egbert Harold van Delden letters on the Marconi memorial medal, 1938-1939
Physical Description 1 box (152 items)
Language(s) English .

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Cataloged and arranged. Correspondence arranged alphabetically.



Letters to van Delden about the formation of the Committee on Award of the Marconi Memorial Medal. The medal was to have been awarded annually for contributions to radio, and David Sarnoff had been chosen as the first recipient.

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Egbert Harold van Delden letters on the Marconi memorial medal; 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

June 2020 PDF replaced with full finding aid, YH

Subject Headings

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New York University -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Radio broadcasting -- Awards Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sarnoff, David, 1891-1971 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Professor of management at New York University. Columbia University A.B., 1928.

The Committee on Award of the Marconi Memorial Medal was dissolved in disagreement with the policies of the Italian government and the medal was never awarded.

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Cataloged Correspondence

Box 1 Aldrieh, Winthrop Williams

Box 1 Alexanderson, Ernst Frederik Werner

Box 1 Aylesworth, Merlin Hall

Box 1 Baruch, Bernard Mannes

Box 1 Block, Paul

Box 1 Bowes, Edward ("Major")

Box 1 Byrd, Richard Evelyn

Box 1 Cantu, Giuseppe

Box 1 Cerf, Bennett Alfred

Box 1 Cooper, Kent

Box 1 Crosley, Powel, Jr.

Box 1 Cummings, Walter Joseph

Box 1 Cutting, Fulton

Box 1 Dayison, Frederick Trubee

Box 1 De Forest, Lee

Box 1 Duffield, Edward Dickinson

Box 1 Duggan, Stephen

Box 1 Dunlap, Orrin Elmer, Jr.

Box 1 DuPont, Lammot

Box 1 Eastham, Melville

Box 1 Ecker, Frederick H.

Box 1 Edison, Charles

Box 1 Farley, James A.

Box 1 Finley, John Huston

Box 1 Fosdick, Harry Emerson

Box 1 Franklin, John M.

Box 1 Gifford, Walter Sherman

Box 1 Goldsmith, Alfred Norton

Box 1 Hammond, John Hays, Jr.

Box 1 Harbord, James Guthrie

Box 1 Hays, Will H.

Box 1 Hopkins, Harry L.

Box 1 Howard, Roy Wilson

Box 1 Hughes, Charles Evans

Box 1 Hull, Cordell

Box 1 Hull, Lewis Madison

Box 1 Jewett, Frank Baldwin

Box 1 Johnson, Alvin Saunders

Box 1 Joliffe, Charles Byron

Box 1 Jones, Jesse Holman

Box 1 Kent, Frank Richardson

Box 1 Klauber, Edward

Box 1 Land Emory Scott

Box 1 Lehman, Herbert Henry

Box 1 Lindbergh, Charles Augustus

Box 1 Lohr, Lenox Riley

Box 1 McAllister, Sydney G.

Box 1 McDonald, James Grover

Box 1 McNamee, Luke

Box 1 Manning, William Thomas

Box 1 Martin, William McChesney

Box 1 Menken, Gretchen von Briesen (Mrs. S. Stanwood)

Box 1 Millikan, Robert Andrews

Box 1 Moley, Raymond

Box 1 Nally, Edward Julian

Box 1 Paley, William S.

Box 1 Pannill, Charles Jackson

Box 1 Parkinson, Thomas I.

Box 1 Pickard, Greenleaf Whittier

Box 1 Potter, William Chapman

Box 1 Schairer, Otto Sorg

Box 1 Schwab, Charles M.

Box 1 Speyer, James

Box 1 Stern, Julius David

Box 1 Stettinius, Edward R., Jr.

Box 1 Stimson, Henry Lewis

Box 1 Straus, Nathan

Box 1 Suvich, Fulvio de

Box 1 Swope, Gerard

Box 1 Taylor, Myron Charles

Box 1 Thomas, Lowell

Box 1 Tunney, Gene

Box 1 Vallee, Rudy

Box 1 Vanderbilt, William H.

Box 1 Verrando, Italo E.

Box 1 Vecchiotti, G.

Box 1 Walsh, Richard John

Box 1 Watson, Thomas John

Box 1 Whalen, Grover A.

Box 1 White, William Allen

Box 1 Wilbur, Ray Lyman

Box 1 Williamson, Frederick Ely

Box 1 Woodward, Clark Howell

Box 1 Young, John Shaw

Box 1 Miscellaneous correspondence