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   Harris-Oliphant Papers, [ca. 1867]-1940

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

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4078869 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Harris, Thomas Lake, 1823-1906.
Title:Harris-Oliphant Papers, [ca. 1867]-1940
Physical description:ca. 10,000 items (19 boxes)
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection has no restrictions. This collection is located on-site.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into 6 series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Letters written by and to Harris and his associate, Laurence Oliphant. In addition to the correspondence, these papers include manuscripts of books, miscellaneous biographical materials, and photographs.

Series I: Correspondence

Subseries I.1: Cataloged Correspondence

Subseries I.2: Arranged Correspondence

Series II: Diaries and Transcriptions

This series comprises transcriptions of letters by various writers, diary entries by Thomas Lake Harris, dictations/sermons of Thomas Lake Harris, an epigram from Thomas Lake Harris, and a partial bibliography of Thomas Lake Harris works with table of contents.

Series III: Writings

Subseries III.1: Articles, A-Z

Subseries III.2: Titled Prose A-Z

Subseries IIII.3: Unidentified Prose

Subseries IIII.4: Poetry

Subseries IIII.5: Hymns

Subseries IIII.6: Printed Material

Series IV: Lawton & Schneider's Notes and Research Files

Series V: Miscellaneous

Series VI: Photographs

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Using the Collection

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Access Restrictions

This collection has no restrictions.

This collection is located on-site.

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); Harris-Oliphant Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Related Material

Collections related by provenance: Harris-Oliphant Papers at English Dept. of Wagner College, Staten Island. This collection duplicates Columbia holdings in part.

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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.
    2010-02-11 Legacy finding aid created from Pro Cite.

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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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Additional Creators

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Lawton, George, 1900-1957.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Markham, Edwin, 1852-1940.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Schneider, Herbert Wallace, 1892-1984.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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Photoprints.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Authors, English.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Christianity.ican.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Mysticism and literature.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Mystics.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Oliphant, Laurence, 1829-1888.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Religion and literature.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

American Christian mystic.

Laurence Oliphant (1829-1888) was a British writer and traveller.

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