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   Anne Thaxter Eaton Papers, 1917-1969

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Anne Thaxter Eaton Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4078723 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Eaton, Anne Thaxter, 1881-1971
Title:Anne Thaxter Eaton Papers, 1917-1969
Physical description:6 linear ft. (ca. 3,500 items in 13 boxes & 1 flat).
Language(s):In English
Access: Available for faculty, students, and researchers engaged in scholarly or publication projects. 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.  More information »

Arrangement

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Description

Scope and Content

Manuscripts of Eaton's poetry anthologies for children, and other works on children's literature, many articles, book reviews, papers, reports, and lecture notes.

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Access Restrictions

Available for faculty, students, and researchers engaged in scholarly or publication projects.

 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

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

Anne Thaxter Eaton Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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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/--/1989 Christina Hilton Fenn

Addition (2015.2016.M169) processed 07/5/2016 by PTL

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.
    2012-01-13 EAD created by PTL

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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
Poems.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

HeadingCUL Archives:
Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Children's literature.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Children's poetry.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Columbia University.--Teachers College.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Columbia University.--Teachers College.--Lincoln School--Faculty.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Library education.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
St. John's University (New York, N.Y.)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women college teachers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women librarians.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note:

Librarian of The Lincoln School of Teachers' College, Columbia University, from its beginning in 1917 until 1946. The Lincoln School developed an experimental program in which library skills were taught as a part of each subject on the primary and secondary levels. Miss Eaton was involved in many phases of the school activities. After her retirement, she taught at the library school of St. John's University and reviewed books for children.

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