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   Saul Hofstein Papers, 1939-1994

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Preferred Citation

Saul Hofstein Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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Summary Information

Abstract

The research files of Saul Hofstein and his files from the Otto Rank Association.

At a Glance

Bib ID:4078395 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Hofstein, Saul, 1916-
Title:Saul Hofstein Papers, 1939-1994
Physical description:23 linear feet (23 boxes)
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.This collection has no restrictions..  More information »

Arrangement

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Description

Scope and Content

Manuscripts, correspondence, mimeographed reports and seminar papers, documents, reprints of articles, clippings, pamphlets, and other printed materials relating to psychology, social work and social work education. There are files relating to Hofstein's teaching and professional associations and committees and materials concerning psychological testing and psychiatric treatment in the army during World War II.

In addition, there is a substantial amount of material realting to the Otto Rank Association, including metting notes, photographs, audio recordings.

Series I: Subject Files

Series II: Otto Rank Association

Subseries II.1: Otto Rank Association Membership and Meetings

Subseries II.2: Photographs and Diploma

(255 photographs and 1 diploma).

Subseries II.3: Cassette Tapes

(57 carrette tapes and 1 reel-to-reel tape).

The Rare Book and Manuscript Library does not currently have the capacity to allow patrons access to audio cassettes, reel-to-reel tapes, film, analog records, and videotapes. If you need access to this type of material, please contact Access Services to discuss the possibility of reproduction or reformatting.

Subseries II.4: Books

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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 twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.This collection has no restrictions..

      offsite requestMore information and link to off-site request form

Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Librarian for Rare Books and Manuscripts.

The Rare Book and Manuscript Library does not currently have the capacity to allow patrons access to audio cassettes, reel-to-reel tapes, film, analog records, and videotapes. If you need access to this type of material, please contact Access Services to discuss the possibility of reproduction or reformatting.

Preferred Citation

Saul Hofstein Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

Related Rank Collections at the Rare Book and Manuscript Library:

Otto Rank Papers

Otto Rank Association Records

Virginia P. Robinson Papers

Jessie Taft Papers

E. James Lieberman Papers

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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 05/--/1986 HR

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.
    2013-10-09 Ead version published by Patrick Lawlor

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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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Clinical psychologistsPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Clinical psychology.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Jewish Community Services of Long IslandPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Otto Rank Association.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Psychology, Military.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Social service.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Social work education.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Social workersPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Wurzweiler School of Social Work.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biography

Clinical psychologist with the U.S. Army from 1941 to 1946; Supervisor of Children's and Youth Services at Jewish Community Services of Long Island from 1946 to 1956; Assistant Director of the Infants Home of Brooklyn from 1956 to 1958; an instructor of social work at several institutions from 1952 to 1966; and associate professor at the Wurzweiler School of Social Work of Yeshiva University since 1966.

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