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   Columbia University Press Records, 1893-[ca. 1960], 1923-[1960] (bulk)

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Columbia University Press Records; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4078645 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Columbia University. Press.
Title:Columbia University Press Records, 1893-[ca. 1960], 1923-[1960] (bulk)
Physical description:625 linear ft (500 boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection is located off-site. 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 into 4 series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Editorial files dating primarily from the reorganization of the Press in 1923 by Frederick Coykendall.

Series I: Cataloged Correspondence

Series II: Arranged Files

Series III: Office Files

Series IV: Columbia University Press - Printed Materials

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Access Restrictions

 This collection is located off-site. 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.

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This collection has no restrictions.

Restrictions on Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Curator of Manuscripts/University Archivist, Rare Book and Manuscript Library (RBML). The RBML approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Columbia University Press Records; 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 05/08/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2010-01-25 Legacy finding aid created from Pro Cite.

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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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Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
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Account books.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Announcements.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Annual reports.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Budgets.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Catalogs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Financial reccords.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Minutes.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Personnel records.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Coykendall, Frederick, 1872-1954.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Publishers and publishing--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
University presses--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

The Columbia University Press, one of the oldest and largest of American university presses, was founded in 1893. The Press has published dissertations and other works by academic authors from Columbia University and elsewhere, series of books and other publications for departments of the University, periodicals, and other works.

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