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   Henri-Martin Barzun Papers 1909-1967.

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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Henri Martin Barzun Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#1530
Bib ID:4078426 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Barzun, 1881-1973.
Title:Henri-Martin Barzun Papers 1909-1967.
Physical description:35 linear ft (69 boxes & 2 drawers of oversized materials).
Language(s):In French and 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

Collection is arranged into four series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, manuscripts, diaries, notebooks, and publications. The many manuscripts reflect Barzun's interest in poetry, literature and political affairs. The collection also contains materials for the journal, Art et Action which Barzun helped to found; lecture notes, 1933-1952; and a few items pertaining to Filippo Tommaso Marinetti and the Futurists. There are some Barzun family papers, as well. The correspondents are primarily French and American authors including Andrʹe Breton, Katherine Dreier, Marcel Duchamp, Georges Duhamel, ALbert Gleizes, Ivan Goll, Harriet Monroe, Ezra Pound, Pierre Reverdy, Edgar Varèse, Gabriel d'Annunzio, and Felippo Tommaso Marinetti.

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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); Henri Martin Barzun Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library

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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 07/10/86 EJL

Papers Processed 07/10/73 ELJ

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2015-07-30 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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DiariesPortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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American literature--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Art et action.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Breton, André, 1896-1966.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
College teachersPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Croce, Benedetto, 1866-1952.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
D'Annunzio, Gabriele, 1863-1938.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Dreier, Katherine Sophie, 1877-1952.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Duhamel, Georges, 1884-1966.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
French literature--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Goll, Yvan, 1891-1950.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Marinetti, Filippo Tommaso, 1876-1944.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Monroe, Harriet, 1860-1936.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Reverdy, Pierre, 1889-1960.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Varèse, Edgard, 1883-1965.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Author, editor and professor of French literature.

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