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   Charles Richard Crane Papers, 1869-1967.

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Charles Richard Crane Papers; Box and Folder; Bakhmeteff Archive; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:BA#0081
Bib ID:4077437 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Crane, Charles Richard, 1858-1939.
Title:Charles Richard Crane Papers, 1869-1967.
Physical description:ca. 2,100 items (3 boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection has no restrictions. This collection is located on-site.  More information »

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Description

Scope and Content

Papers include typed carbons of correspondence, memoirs, speeches, and biographical materials. The correspondence consists of letters to and from Crane, 1869-1939, and telegrams and letters to his wife upon his death. The memoirs include information on his diplomatic service and travels. The speeches, 1910-1930, are largely based on his travels and activities. There are diaries by other persons of his trips to Albania, Russia in 1921, and to the Near East. Finally, biographical materials include editorials, articles, and speeches. While a sizable amount of material concerns Russia, the collection includes information on his other activities as well.

Series I: Outgoing Correspondence

Letters from Charles R. Crane, 1869-1939.

Series II: Incoming Correspondence

Letters to Charles R. Crane, 1877-1939

Series III: Non-Correspondence Materials

Memoirs, speeches, biographical material, and diaries of trips, as well as obituaries, telegrams, letters, editorials, and articles on the death of Charles Richard Crane.

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Access Restrictions

This collection has no restrictions.

This collection is located on-site.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Charles Richard Crane Papers; Box and Folder; Bakhmeteff Archive; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library

Selected Related Material -- at Columbia

Crane Family Papers, Bakhmeteff Archive, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University.

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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 Accessioned 1953

Papers Processed 02/--/79

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2015-07-23 xml document instance created by Adrien Hilton

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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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Articles.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Biographies.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Diaries.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Editorials.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Letters.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Memoirs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Speeches.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Telegrams.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Americans--Soviet Union.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Soviet Union--Foreign relations--United States.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States--Foreign relations--Soviet Union.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Businessman and diplomat.

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