Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Adele C. Brockhoff letters, 1946-1981

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0148
Bib ID 4079484 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Brockhoff, Adele C
Title Adele C. Brockhoff letters, 1946-1981
Physical Description 0.5 linear feet (0.5 linear feet 1 box)
Language(s) English .

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Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.



Correspondence including twenty letters from Helen Keller and her companion Polly Thomson, letters from Pauline Hemingway and her son Patrick M. Hemingway, from Patricia Nixon, Nancy Reagan, and from Harry Emerson Fosdick. These are all of a personal nature. There are also several books by and about Helen Keller and by Ernest Hemingway, some of which are first editions and some inscribe by the author.

General Note

The books are cataloged in the Rare Book Collection.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

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); Adele C. Brockhoff letters; 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 04/12/89.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

2012-02- 13 EAD created by PTL

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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Autographs (manuscripts) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID


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Fosdick, Harry Emerson, 1878-1969 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hemingway, Patrick M Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hemingway, Pauline Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Keller, Helen, 1880-1968 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nixon, Pat, 1912-1993 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Reagan, Nancy, 1921-2016 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Thomson, Polly Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID