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   William T. R. & Annette Fox papers, 1932-2008

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); William T. R. and Annette Fox Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#1743
Bib ID:11296011 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Fox, William T. R. (William Thornton Rickert), 1912-1988
Fox, Annette Baker, 1912-2011
Title:William T. R. & Annette Fox papers, 1932-2008
Physical description:33.75 linear ft. (27 record cartons)
Language(s): The collection is in English.
Access: The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 1-23. 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. Folders containing graded student work in the collection have been restricted.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Collection is still being processed; arrangement of this collection is ongoing. Materials are physically arranged in the order in which they were received.

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Description

Scope and Content

The collection documents the teaching, research, and writing of the international relations scholars William T. R. and Annette Fox. It contains research notes, manuscripts, correspondence, course syllabi and lecture notes, and published works by the Foxes and others scholars whose work informed their own.

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Using the Collection

Partially Offsite

Access Restrictions

 The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 1-23. 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

Folders containing graded student work in the collection have been restricted.

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); William T. R. and Annette Fox Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Online finding aid available.

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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

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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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CorrespondencePortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Journals (periodicals)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Manuscripts for publicationPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Research notesPortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and PeacePortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Canada--Study and teachingPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Fox, Annette Baker, 1912-2011PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Fox, William T. R. (William Thornton Rickert), 1912-1988PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
International relations specialistsPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
International relations--History--20th centuryPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
International relations--ResearchPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
North Atlantic Treaty OrganizationPortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

William T. R. Fox (1912-1988) and Annette Baker Fox (1912-2011) were a husband and wife team of prominent international relations scholars and Columbia University professors. William T. R. Fox was the Bryce Professor Emeritus of the History of International Relations and the founding director of the Institute of War and Peace Studies. He coined the term "superpower" in the international relations context. Annette Baker Fox was director of the Institute of War and Peace Studies' Canadian Studies Program. She was a noted scholar of small states and middle powers.

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