|Columbia University Archives|
At a Glance
Scope and Contents
This collection represents the Columbia Jester holdings at the University Archives. This finding aid was created to facilitate access. Please note that the "Laddies' Home Journal" parody issue can be found in the Flat Files Collection (UA#0180). Where available, links to digital issues have been included.
Using the Collection
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Conditions Governing 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 onsite.
This collection has no restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
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.
No additions are expected.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Digital issues from 2006-2015 were uploaded by jesterofcolumbia on Scribd.com and were retrieved on June 26, 2023. The March 1912 issue was digitized as part of the Seymour B. Durst Old York Library collection at the Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
2023-06-26 Finding aid published (JR)
History / Biographical Note
The Columbia Jester was a student humor magazine launched on All Fools' Day, 1901. It was printed mostly continuously at least through 1997, revived in 2001 after a short lapse in publication and again in 2005 after another, shorter one, and ceased publication in 2019.