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   Peter A. Corning Papers 1958-1970.

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Peter A. Corning Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

Abstract

This collection contains correspondence, notes, clippings and articles of Peter A. Corning pertaining to the Social Security Project.

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#0284
Bib ID:4078652 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Corning, Peter A., 1935-
Title:Peter A. Corning Papers 1958-1970.
Physical description:22 linear ft (24,000 items in 48 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

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in two series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Letters, notes, and writings of Corning. The collection contains little correspondence, but there is a large subject file of notes, articles, and clippings pertaining to Medicare, Social Security, and aging.

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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.

      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); Peter A. Corning 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 05/09/1989 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2012-05-01 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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Subjects

HeadingCUL Archives:
Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Aging.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Columbia University--Employees.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Columbia University.--Oral History Research Office.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Medicare.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Older people--United States--Social conditions.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Social security--United States.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States--Social conditions.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States.--Social Security Administration.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Corning was employed by the Oral History Office at Columbia University to conduct all interviews for the Social Security Project.

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