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   Walter H. Bucher Papers [ca. 1915]-1963.

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Preferred Citation

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

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Summary Information

Abstract

This collection contains correspondence, articles, lectures, notes, notebooks, field notebooks, maps, and photographs of geological consultant and professor of Geology at Columbia University, Walter H. Bucher, [ca. 1915]-1963.

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#0161
Bib ID:4078561 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Bucher, Walter H., 1888-
Title:Walter H. Bucher Papers [ca. 1915]-1963.
Physical description:2.5 linear ft (ca. 1,000 items in 5 boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 2-5. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library 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

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in one series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, articles, lectures, notes, notebooks, and field notebooks, maps, and photographs. The material deals with a variety of subjects, especially cryptovolcanic structures and geological explorations of the Western United States and South America.

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Using the Collection

Partially Offsite

Access Restrictions

 The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 2-5. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least twenty-four (24) hours 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); Walter H. Bucher 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

Cataloged 04/12/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2012-03-20 Xml document instance created by Alison Rhonemus.

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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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Genre/Form

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CUL Collections:
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Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
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Field notes.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lectures.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Maps.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Photoprints.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
College teachers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Columbia University--Faculty.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Cryptoexplosion structures.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Geologists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Geology--South America.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Geology--West (U.S.)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Geological consultant and Professor of Geology at Columbia University, 1940-1953.

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