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   Igor Gordevitch Correspondence, 1954-1957

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

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Summary Information

Abstract

This collection consists of the correspondence between Igor Gordevitch and various persons related to the publication of Vision/Visao news magazines for a Latin American executive audience.

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#0503
Bib ID:4078822 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Gordevitch, Igor, 1924-
Title:Igor Gordevitch Correspondence, 1954-1957
Physical description:.42 linear feet (1 document box)
Language(s): English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Access: This collection has no 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.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

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Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence related to Gordevitch's position as Chief European Correspondent of Vision/Visao. Correspondence contained in the collection is primarily in English and German with a few documents in Russian, Italian, Spanish and French. The collection is largely made up of correspondence between Igor Gordevitch and his wife Peggy Gordevitch with persons in various upper level management positions at Vision, Incorporated on matters ranging from story ideas to salary disbursement issues to marketing strategies for the publication. Additionally, the collection contains some letters and telegrams between the Gordevitchs and several journalists working in Europe during the 1950s.

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Using the Collection

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Access Restrictions

This collection has no 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.

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Igor Gordevitch Correspondence, 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

Reprocessed in June 2010 by Jenny Mathias, Pratt Institute MSLIS 2011

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.
    2010-08-30 xml document instance created by Lea Osborne.

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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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Gordevitch, Igor, 1924-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Journalism--Latin America.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
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Vision, Inc.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Igor Gordevitch was the Chief European Correspondent for Vision/Visao, a Spanish and Portuguese language news magazine distributed to Latin American executive audiences by Vision Incorporated. As Chief European Correspondent, Gordevitch wrote mainly on the subject of the post-WWII German economic situation and German-Latin American economic relations.

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