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   Telford Taylor papers, 1918-1998 [Bulk Dates: 1949-1992]

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Telford Taylor Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#1684
Bib ID:10199444 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Taylor, Telford
Title:Telford Taylor papers, 1918-1998 [Bulk Dates: 1949-1992]
Physical description:136.75 linear ft. (308 boxes)
Language(s): Material is in English.
Access: This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. This collection has no restrictions.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into 20 series

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Description

Scope and Content

The Telford Taylor Papers collect the work of Telford Taylor as a lawyer, legal scholar, writer, and historian. The documents include Taylor's work in Nuremberg with the International and Nuremberg Military Tribunals, his work within departments created by the New Deal, some of his legal case files (particularly on civil liberties cases), and other professional interests that Taylor had. The collection also contains Taylor's writings including drafts of his books, speeches, interviews, teaching materials, and much of the research behind these pursuits. The genre of materials includes official reports, correspondence, manuscripts, annotated texts and photographs. The collection also contains Taylor's research materials in the form of annotations, notes, and clippings.

Series III: Military Service Records, 1946-1956

(Arrangement: Alphabetical by Material Type)

Series VI: Small Defense Plants Administration, 1951-1955

(Arrangement: Alphabetical by Material Type)

Series VII: Legal Case Files, 1944-1993

(Arrangement: Alphabetical by Case Name)

Series IX: Conferences, Interviews, Film, Radio and Television, 1947-1996

(Arrangement: Chronological)

Series X: Speeches, 1943-1993

(Arrangement: Chronological)

Series XI: Professional Organizations and Activities,1937-1994

(Arrangement: Alphabetical by Organization Name)

Series XII: Teaching Career - Correspondence, 1956-1998

(Arrangement: Chronological)

Series XIII: Teaching Career - Courses, 1950-1997

(Arrangement: Alphabetical by Course Name)

Series XIV: Correspondence, 1918-1998

(Arrangement: Chronological) For cross-reference please see the List of Correspondents and List of Subjects . Please note that these indexes do not cover all instances of Correspondents and Subjects in the collection.

Series XV: Photographs, 1932-1992

(Arrangement: Alphabetical by Collection Name)

Series XVI: Awards and Certificates, 1924-1993

(Arrangement: Chronological)

Series XVIII: Miscellaneous Publications, 1931-1994

(Arrangement: Alphabetical by Author or Publication Name)

Series XX: Research Materials, 1914-1994

(Arrangement: Alphabetical by Description/Material Type)

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Access Restrictions

 This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

      offsite requestMore information and link to off-site request form

This collection has no restrictions.

Restrictions on 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.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Telford Taylor Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Finding aid in repository; folder level control.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Papers processed 10/05/2004 cml

Papers appraised [date] appraiser

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 22, 2013 Finding aid written in English.
    2013-06-22 File created.

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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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Subjects

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CUL Collections:
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Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Biddle, Francis, 1886-1968.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Cartels--Germany.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Educational Television.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Germany (Territory under Allied occupation, 1945-1955 : U.S. Zone).PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Germany (Territory under Allied occupation, 1945-1955 : U.S. Zone).--Office of Military Government.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Gòˆring, Hermann, 1893-1946.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
I.G. Farben Trial, Nuremberg, Germany, 1947-1948.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Industries--Germany.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Krupp Trial, Nuremberg, Germany, 1947-1948.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Law--Study and Teaching.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lawyers, Military.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (State)--Politics and government.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Nuremberg Trial of Major German War Criminals, Nuremberg, Germany, 1945-1946.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Public television--Law and legislation.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Ribbentrop, Joachim von, 1893-1946.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Taylor, Telford.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States.--Army--Lawyers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States.--Federal Communications Commission.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States.--Office of Chief of Counsel for the Prosecution of Axis Criminality.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
War crime trials--Germany (West)--Nuremberg.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Telford Taylor was a prominent lawyer who served as Counsel for the Prosecution at the Nuremberg Trials.

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