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   Louis Ginsberg Papers [ca. 1920]-1976.

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

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#0488
Bib ID:4078810 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Ginsberg, Louis, 1895-1976.
Title:Louis Ginsberg Papers [ca. 1920]-1976.
Physical description:13 linear feet (28 boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: Available for faculty, students, and researchers engaged in scholarly or publication projects. Collection shelved offsite & requires 48 hours for access.  More information »

Arrangement

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Description

Scope and Content

Ginsberg's papers are mostly the manuscripts and clippings of his poetry and prose writings, class notes for his courses at Rutgers, clippings of interviews and other publicity materials for his joint poetry readings with Allen Ginsberg, and many books from his library. Also included are ten letters from Ginsberg to Louis Untermeyer regarding Ginsberg's poetry; and four letters from Gisnbert to Stanley Wertheim.

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Using the Collection

RBML

Access Restrictions

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

 Collection shelved offsite & requires 48 hours for access.

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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); Louis Ginsberg Papers 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/--/1989 Christina Hilton Fenn

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.

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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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Poems.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Portal
CUL Collections:
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Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
American literature--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors, American.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
College teachers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
English language--Study and teaching.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Rutgers University--Faculty.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Wertheim, Stanley.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Poet, Professor of English at Rutgers University. Ginsberg (Columbia University M.A., 1924) was the father of poet Allen Ginsberg.

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