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Irene Kliszus Papers, 1996-1999

Summary Information

Abstract

Papers related to Kliszus's family history and the plight of Assyrian Christians in Armenia.

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1609
Bib ID 6910698 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Kliszus, Irene
Title Irene Kliszus Papers, 1996-1999
Physical Description .5 linear feet (1 document box)
Language(s) English .
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Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in 1 series.

Description

Summary

Collection contains Kliszus's research files and notes on her family history and on the Assyrian Christians during the Armenian genocide.

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); Irene Kliszus Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Accruals

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--Irene Kliszus. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--2001.

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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Armenian Genocide, 1915-1923 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Irene Kliszus (nee Aurahan) was born in 1929 in Elizabeth, New Jersey to Iranian immigrants Mary Yohannan Aurahan and Elisha Aurahan. Irene Kliszus married Ed Kliszus in 1949 and the two had four children.

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Series I: Subject Files, 1996-1999



Box 1 Armenia Data


Box 1 Assyrian General Data, (2 Folders)


Box 1 Assyrian History


Box 1 Assyrian Network


Box 1 John Aurahan


Box 1 Correspondence, 1997


Box 1 Correspondence, 1999


Box 1 Eye Witness


Box 1 New York Times Microfilm Printouts


Box 1 Poetry and Pictures


Box 1 Presbyterian


Box 1 Presbyterian History


Box 1 Recipes (Assyrian)


Box 1 Social Security Death Index