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Erik Barnouw papers, 1920-1990

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0079
Bib ID 4079647 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Barnouw, Erik, 1908-2001
Title Erik Barnouw papers, 1920-1990
Physical Description 21 linear feet (46 boxes)
Language(s) Material is in English.
Access

The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 1B, 2-46. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged. Box 1-1A: Cataloged correspondence; Boxes 1B-29: 1974 gift; Box 30: 1979 gift; Box 31-37: 1984 gift; Box 38: 1985 & 1992 gifts; Boxes 39-40: 1993 gift; Boxes 41-46 Addition (Unprocessed).

Description

Summary

Correspondence, scripts, manuscripts, and reports regarding his activities in the American radio and film industries. Included are papers regarding projects for the United State Government, the Indian film industry, various television and radio networks, and private ventures. Also included is material regarding the Center for Mass Communications of Columbia University, in which Barnouw figured prominently and files for the books he has written.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 1B, 2-46. You will need to request this material at least two 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); Erik Barnouw papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Alternate Form Available

Peal S. Buck letter is also on: microfilm.

W.H. Auden letters are also on: microfilm.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Processed HR 04/--/85.

Papers Processed HR 01/28/93.

Papers Processed HR 01/29/93.

Revision Description

2009-07-07 File created.

2012-03-28 XML document instance created by Catherine C. Ricciardi

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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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Articles Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Interviews Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lectures Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Proofs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scripts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Albert, Eddie Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Alperovitz, Gar Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Auden, W. H (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Authors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Baldwin, Roger N (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bergman, Ingrid, 1915-1982 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bernays, Edward L., 1891-1995 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bertelli, Gian Carlo Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Braudy, Leo Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Buck, Pearl S (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Chayefsky, Paddy, 1923-1981 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University Press. Center for Mass Communication Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cooney, Joan Ganz Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Corwin, Norman, 1910-2011 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Denison, Merrill, 1893-1975 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Documentary films Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Douglas, William O (William Orville), 1898-1980 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Editors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Flaherty, Frances Hubbard Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Flaherty, Robert Joseph, 1884-1951 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Fontanne, Lynn Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Friendley, Fred W Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Graff, Henry F (Henry Franklin), 1921- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Horgan, Paul, 1903-1995 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Iwasaki, Akira, 1903-1981 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Jessup, Philip C (Philip Caryl), 1897-1986 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kagan, Norman Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Krishnaswamy, Subranmanyam Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Laflin, Louis Ellsworth, 1898- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lasker, Mary Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Leyda, Jay, 1910-1988 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lorenz, Pare Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lurtsema, Robert J Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Malamud, Bernard Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Manvell, Roger, 1909-1987 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mareth, Paul D Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Medina, Harold R (Harold Raymond), 1888-1990 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mekas, Jonas, 1922- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Merriam, Eve, 1916-1992 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Merton, Robert King, 1910-2003 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Motion picture industry -- India Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Motion picture industry -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nash, Ogden, 1902-1971 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Postman, Neil Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Professors Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Radio Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ray, Satyajit, 1921-1992 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Riefenstahl, Leni Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Robeson, Eslanda Goode, 1896-1965 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Roud, Richard Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rubbo, Michael Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Solomon, Rosalind Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stirling, Nora B., 1900- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stone, Idella Purnell, 1901- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Suid, Lawrence H Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Swing, Raymond, 1887-1968 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Television Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Thant, U, 1909-1974 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Thapar, Raj Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Thapar, Romesh Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Van Dyke, Willard Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wright, Basil Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Professor of Dramatic Arts at Columbia University, author, and editor.