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Ethel Brook papers, 1920-1938

Summary Information

Abstract

Correspondence and manuscripts related to author and essayist Ethel Brook's manuscript about Henri Barbusse and the journal Clarté.

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1610
Bib ID 6909801 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Brook, Ethel Saniel, 1903-1988
Title Ethel Brook papers, 1920-1938
Physical Description 1 linear feet (2 document boxes)
Language(s) English , French .
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Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in 1 series.

Description

Summary

The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, notes, and photographs created and collected by Ms. Brook while working on a book about the socialist arts and culture journal, Clarte, and its founder, Henri Barbusse.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

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); Ethel Brook Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Accrual

3 Material specifiedAccruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Brook, James S. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--02/01/2000.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers processed Carrie Hintz 03/21/2012.

Finding aid written Carrie Hintz 03/21/2012.

Revision Description

2012-03-22 xml document instance created by Carrie Hintz

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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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Barbusse, Henri, 1873-1935 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Ethel Brook was an author, essayist, and Professor of French literature at New York University.

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Series I: Clarté/Henri Barbusse Material, 1920-1938



Box 1 Barbusse Photographs, (2 Folders)


Box 1 Clarté Manuscript, (3 Folders)


Box 1 Research Notes



Box 2 Correspondence, 1935-1938, (3 Folders)