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Society of Authors' Representatives records, 1939-1991

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1173
Bib ID 4079857 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Society of Authors' Representatives
Title Society of Authors' Representatives records, 1939-1991
Physical Description 6 linear feet (22 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

Collection is shelved with the Independent Literary Agents Association Records

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Arranged. Box 1: By-Laws; Box 2-4: Chronological Files; Box 5: Contracts; Boxes 6-9: Financial; Box 10: Membership; Boxes 11-13: Subject Files; Boxes 14 & 15: Printed Material; Boxes 16-22 are filed as a separate collection, the Independent Literary Agents Association Records.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, by-laws, memoranda, contracts, permission forms, reports, bank statements and other legal papers, advertising, and printed materials.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is shelved with the Independent Literary Agents Association Records

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three 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); Society of Authors' Representatives records; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Related Materials

Independent Literary Agents Association records, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Archive Processed PL 02/10/95.

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"
Advertisements Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Agreements Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Articles Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bylaws (administrative records) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Contracts Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Financial records Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Manuscripts (literary) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Memoranda Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Reports Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Tax records Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Tax returns Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
minutes (administrative records) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
American literature -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Authors and publishers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Authors, American Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Authors, English Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Books -- Translations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Copyright Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Copyright -- Adaptations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Copyright -- Drama Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Copyright, International Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
English literature -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Legal documents Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literary agents Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literary agents -- Societies, etc Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Literature publishing Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Novelists, American -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Novelists, English -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Publishers and publishing Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Translations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

The Society of Authors' Representatives/Independent Literary Agents Association (SAR/ILAA) is a non-profit corporation of those engaged in the business of representing authors, owners, or other custodians and proprietors of literary, dramatic, motion picture, television, radio or other literary material. Inabout 1992 it joined with the Independent Literary Agents Association to form the Association of Authors' Representatives.