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   Stewart Culin Papers 1885-1900.

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Preferred Citation

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

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#0312
Bib ID:4078672 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Culin, Stewart, 1858-1929.
Title:Stewart Culin Papers 1885-1900.
Physical description:0.5 linear ft (1 box).
Language(s):In 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

Topical.

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, notes, manuscripts, and drawings of Culin. The collection contains information on the early days of football, the games of the American Indian, and games in Hawaii, India, and Malaya. The correspondence in the collection consists of only a few letters dealing primarily with Culin's work on Hawaiian games.

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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); Stewart Culin 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 06/--/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2015-08-26 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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Genre/Form

HeadingCUL Archives:
Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Drawings.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

HeadingCUL Archives:
Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Football.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Games--Hawaii.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Games--India.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Games--Malaysia--Malaya.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Games--North America.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Games--South America.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Indians of North America.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Indians of South America.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Director of the University of Pennsylvania Museum, author of several books on games.

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