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   Barbara Ward Jackson Papers on Only One Earth 1914-

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

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#0656
Bib ID:4078935 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Ward, Barbara, 1914-1981.
Title:Barbara Ward Jackson Papers on Only One Earth 1914-
Physical description:circa 1,000 items (11 boxes)
Language(s):In English
Access: Boxes 2-11 of this collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. This collection has no restrictions.  More information »

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, memoranda, manuscripts, audio tapes, and printed materials relating to the book ONLY ONE EARTH. The correspondence files are chiefly photocopies of letters and comments from the international committee, letters and memoranda of Jackson's staff and letters from Dubos to Jackson. There is one cataloged letter from Hubert H. Humphrey. The manuscript consists of numerous versions with corrections by the authors, the final edited manuscript for the publisher and printer and page proofs. Also, files relating to publicity, serial rights, and reviews for the book. In addition, there is an audio tape package (4 cassettes) entitled "The International Development Strategy: an In-depth Discussion" (Schloat Productions, 1973). A number of the panel members were Columbia University faculty members.

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Using the Collection

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Access Restrictions

 Boxes 2-11 of this collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days 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. 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); Barbara Ward 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

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Cataloged 07/--/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2015-08-10 xml document instance created by Adrien Hilton.

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Subject Headings

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Columbia University--Faculty.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Dubos, René J. (René Jules), 1901-1982.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Economists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Environmental policy.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Environmental protection.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Human ecology.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Publishers and publishing.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United Nations Conference on the Human Environment (1972 :--Stockholm, Sweden)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women college teachers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Economist, Albert Schweitzer Professor of Economic Development, Columbia University, 1968-1973. Barbara Ward Jackson (Baroness Jackson of Lodsworth; Columbia University L.H.D., 1954) co-authored the book ONLY ONE EARTH; THE CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF A SMALL PLANET with bacteriologist, René Dubos. The book was commissioned by the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment and was funded principally by Columbia University's Albert Schweitzer Chair. The authors had the assistance of an international committee of corresponding consultants consisting of 152 individuals from 58 countries.

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