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Franklin Henry Giddings papers, 1890-1931

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0483
Bib ID 4079719 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Giddings, Franklin Henry, 1855-1931
Title Franklin Henry Giddings papers, 1890-1931
Physical Description 3.5 linear feet (8 boxes)
Language(s) English .
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Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.

Description

Summary

This collection includes letters from prominent sociologists and economists such as Richard T. Ely, Henry C. Adams, Simon N. Patten, Frank W. Taussig, Francis A. Walker, and others, which deal with academic activities in the field of sociology and with Giddings' book, THE PRINCIPLES OF SOCIOLOGY (New York, 1896). In addition, there are letters and manuscripts dealing with the League of Peace, forerunner of the League of Nations; typescripts of his speeches on various subjects; miscellaneous notes; one box of students' term papers and theses dealing with sociological topics; and related printed materials. There are also questionnaires and letters pertaining to a study made in 1911-1912 by George Esdras Bevans on THE DISTRIBUTION OF WORKINGMEN'S TIME. The correspondents include: Jane Addams, William Jennings Bryan, Charles Beard, and Jacob Riis. There is also a bibliography of publications by Giddings and of works relating to his field; and genealogical notes of the Miller/Millard family of New England.

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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); Franklin Henry Giddings papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Alternate Form Available

Cataloged correspondence and manuscripts are also availalbe on microfilm MN# 11634-4.

Arranged manuscripts: Lecture notes, 1907-1908; 1925; 1926 are also available on microfilm MN# 11634-4.

Miscellaneous manuscripts: League of Peace is also available on microfilm MN# 11634-4.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Elizabeth Patience Hawes Giddings, 1931.

Gift of Mrs Oscar H. Darter, 1976.

Gift of Mrs Shirley Lehmann Spohr and William L. Lehmann, 1981.

Transferred from Columbiana, 1986.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Processed RJ 09/--/86.

Revision Description

2020-04-07 EAD document created by CCR.

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

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"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Bibliographies Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Genealogies Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lecture notes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Questionnaires Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Speeches Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Theses Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Adams, Henry C (Henry Carter), 1851-1921 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Beard, Charles A (Charles Austin), 1874-1948 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- : Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Economics Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Economists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ely, Richard T (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Families -- New England Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
League of Nations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Patten, Simon N (Simon Nelson), 1852-1922 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Riis, Jacob A (Jacob August), 1849-1914 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sociologists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Sociology Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Taussig, F. W (Frank William), 1859-1940 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Walker, Francis Amasa, 1840-1897 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Professor of Sociology and the History of Civilization at Columbia University from 1894 until 1931.

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Series I: Cataloged Correspondence and Manuscripts

This series is also available on microfilm, MN# 11634-4.


Subseries I.1: Cataloged Correspondence



Box 1 Adams, Henry Carter


Box 1 Addams, Jane


Box 1 Beard, Charles Austin


Box 1 Boas, Franz


Box 1 Brett, George Platt


Box 1 Bryan, William Jennings


Box 1 Butler, Nicholas Murray


Box 1 Commons, John R.


Box 1 Craig, Anne Throop


Box 1 De Forest, Robert W.


Box 1 Devine, Edward T.


Box 1 Ely, Richard Theodore


Box 1 Felts, Aristene N.


Box 1 Giddings, Franklin H.


Box 1 Giddings, L. Margaret


Box 1 Norton, Alice Peloubet


Box 1 Hall, Arthur Cleveland


Box 1 Harper, William Hainey


Box 1 Holt, Hamilton


Box 1 Low, Seth


Box 1 Mead, Lucia True Ames


Box 1 Miller, Royal R.


Box 1 Patten, Simon Nelson


Box 1 Reynolds, James Bronson


Box 1 Riis, Jacob A.


Box 1 Scott, Lizzette R.


Box 1 Seligman, Edwin Robert Anderson


Box 1 Slosson, Edwind Emery


Box 1 Stelzle, Charles


Box 1 Taussig, Frank William


Box 1 Trent, William Peterfield


Box 1 Walker, Francis Amasa


Box 1 Ward, William Hayes


Box 1 Wise, Stephen S.


Subseries I.2: Cataloged Manuscripts


Box 1 Giddings, Franklin H.


Box 1 Marburg, Theodore

Series II: Subject Files



Box 2 Bibliography of F.H. Giddings


Columbia University


Box 2 Memorabilia


Box 2 Miscellaneous Memoranda, 1911-1913


Box 2 Political Science Quarterly, 1913


Box 2 Scholarships, 1913


Box 2 School of Journalism, 1912-1913


Lecture Notes

Lecture notes are also available on microfilm, MN# 11634-4.


Box 2 Lecture Notes, 1907-1908


Box 2 Lecture Notes, 1925


Box 2 Lecture Notes, 1926


Box 2 Miscellaneous Correspondence


Miscellaneous Manuscripts


Box 2 Miscellaneous Manuscripts


Box 2 Civilization and Society

An outline.


Box 2 League of Peace

This manuscript is also available on microfilm, MN# 11634-4.


Box 2 Notes


Box 2 Photographs



Box 3 Questionnaires and Related Correspondence Re: "The Distribution of Workingmen's Time" Study by George Esdras Bevans


Box 3 Students' Papers

Series III: Printed Materials



Box 4 Pamphlets, Periodicals, and Clippings



Box 5 Pamphlets and Reprints by Giddings



Box 6 Pamphlets and Reprints by Giddings


Box 6 Books by Giddings



Box 7 Books by Giddings

Series IV: Bibliography and Genealogy



Box 8 Notes for a Genealogical Study of the Miller/Millard Family of New England


Box 8 Bibliography of F.H. Giddings' Works and of Works in His Field

On index cards.