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Columbia University Faculty Photographs Collection, 1938.

Summary Information

At a Glance

Title:Columbia University Faculty Photographs Collection, 1938.
Physical description:5.5 linear feet (11 document boxes).
Language(s):In English


This collection is arranged in one alphabetically arranged series.


Scope and Content

A collection of approximately 537 black and white images of Columbia University faculty members, ca. 1938. The images are pasted to heavy cardboard and the name of the individual is typed on a piece of paper that is pasted underneath the photographic image..

Series I: Faculty Photographs

Arranged alphabetically, these individual portraits of Columbia University faculty members are black and white images mounted on heavy cardboard with the name of the individual typed underneath the image. Names that begin with L-M-N-O-P and Q are missing from this collection.

Using the Collection

Access Restrictions

This collection is located onsite.

This collection has no restrictions.

Restrictions on Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The University Archives 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 Faculty Photographs Collection; Box and Folder; University Archives, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Related Material at Columbia

Columbia Spectator Photograph Collection, 1950-1999 (UA#0036)

Historical Photograph Collection, 1860 - . (UA#0003)

The Graduate School of Journalism Photographs, 1918-2002 (UA#0110)

Office of Public Affairs Photograph Collection, 1947-2006 (UA#0109)

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Archives; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Collection, processed by Marilyn Pettit in 2000.

Collection, re-processed by University Staff in 2007.

Finding aid reformatted by Jocelyn Wilk in 2011 and further edited and reformatted by Jocelyn Wilk in July 2012.

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion July 25, 2012

Finding aid written in English.

    2012-07-25 File created.

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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History / Biographical Note

Historical Note