Columbia University Archives

Columbia University Calendars, 1902-2011

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: UA#0187
Bib ID 13222652 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Columbia University. Archives
Title Columbia University Calendars, 1902-2011
Physical Description 2.5 linear feet (1 document box and 1 oversize flat box)
Language(s) English .

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.



This collection is arranged in one series.



This collection contains calendars produced by various departments and offices of the University to serve as mementos, record the academic year, or mark anniversaries, such as the sesquicentennial calendar in 1904. Some are calendars made to be displayed on walls; others are weekly appointment books. The calendars contain original artwork (drawings, cartoons) and photographs. Earlier calendar feature photos which originally appeared in the yearbook, the Columbian. Later calendars contain photos of the Morningside Heights campus buildings and students, many of which can be found in the Historical Photograph Collection (including those by Manny Warman, University Photographer) and in the Walter L. Bogert Photograph album.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

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); Columbia University calendars; Box and Folder; University Archives, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Related Materials

Walter L. Bogert Photograph album (UA#0177) and Historical Photograph Collection (UA#0003)

Accrual of Records

Additions are expected.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Jennifer Ulrich in January 2003. Finding aid written by Joanna Rios in May 2019.

Revision Description

2019-05-12 File created.

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.

All links open new windows.


Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Appointment books Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Calendars (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID


Heading "CUL Archives:"
"CUL Collections:"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
Columbia University -- Buildings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Historical Note

The Columbia University calendars is an artficial collection compiled by Columbiana curators and University Archives staff over the years.