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   Margaret Bancroft Papers 1926-1977.

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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Margaret Bancroft papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4078828 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Bancroft, Margaret, 1891-1979.
Title:Margaret Bancroft Papers 1926-1977.
Physical description:0.5 linear ft (13 items in 1 box).
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

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.

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Description

Scope and Content

Letters, manuscripts, and memorabilia, including four letters from Columbia professors relating to Bancroft's participation in General Studies Day, May 1977. The manuscripts consist of two diaries, one from 1926-1929, which includes her account of a European trip and a second for 1969; a typescript she prepared for the use of her students in General Studies History 5 in 1941, entitled "The Old Stone Age" (357 p.) with several pen-and-ink sketches of early man; and four notebooks on ancient art taken at a course taught by Professor Richard Brilliant in 1974.

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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.

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This collection has no restrictions.

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

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Margaret Bancroft 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

Surveyed 03/27/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English. Finding aid adheres to that prescribed by Describing Archives: A Content Standard
    2009-06-26 File created.
    2012-01-20 XML document instance created by Catherine C. Ricciardi

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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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Diaries.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Drawings.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Art, Prehistoric.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Brilliant, Richard.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Europe--Description and travel.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Historians.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
History--Study and teaching.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Paleolithic period--Study and teaching.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women college teachers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women--Diaries.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Professor of History, 1923-1960. Columbia University A.M., 1913.

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