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Durst Organization Estate Files,

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Durst Organization Estate Files, Avery Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University

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Summary Information

At a Glance

CLIO record: View CLIO record
Creator(s):Durst Organization.
Title:Durst Organization Estate Files,
Physical description:35 linear feet
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection is available for use by appointment in the Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University. For further information and to make an appointment, please call (212) 854-4110 or email avery-drawings@libraries.columbia.edu.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is made up of one series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Arranged by location and address, the collection consists of appraisal reports, pamphlets, broadsides, financial communication, plans, diagrams and occasionally photographs for prospective or acquired Durst Organization propertiies. Two linear feet of files are for properties outside of New York City.

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Using the Collection

Access Restrictions

This collection is available for use by appointment in the Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University. For further information and to make an appointment, please call (212) 854-4110 or email avery-drawings@libraries.columbia.edu.

Restrictions on Use

Columbia University is providing access to the materials in the Library's collections solely for noncommercial educational and research purposes. The unauthorized use, including, but not limited to, publication of the materials without the prior written permission of Columbia University is strictly prohibited. All inquiries regarding permission to publish should be submitted in writing to the Director, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University. For additional guidance, see Columbia University Libraries' publication policy.

In addition to permission from Columbia University, permission of the copyright owner (if not Columbia University) and/or any holder of other rights (such as publicity and/or privacy rights) may also be required for reproduction, publication, distributions, and other uses. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of any item and securing any necessary permissions rests with the persons desiring to publish the item. Columbia University makes no warranties as to the accuracy of the materials or their fitness for a particular purpose.

Preferred Citation

Durst Organization Estate Files, Avery Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Avery Architecture and Fine Arts Library. Department of Drawings and Archives; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

CLIO ID: 11078295 View CLIO record

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Index Terms

The names and terms listed below are represented 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 consortial/union catalog offered by OCLC that allows users to search the holdings of multiple archives and libraries.

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Subjects

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Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Durst, Seymour B., 1913-1995,--former owner.--NNCPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (N.Y.)--Buildings, structures, etc.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Apartment houses--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Buildings--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Land use, Urban--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Real property.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Commercial real estate--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Real estate management--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Real estate business--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Established in 1915, the Durst Organization is one of the oldest family-run commercial and residential real estate companies in New York City.

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