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   Oszkar Jaszi Papers 1876-1979.

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Preferred Citation

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

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#0666
Bib ID:4078945 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Jászi, Oszkár, 1875-1957.
Title:Oszkar Jaszi Papers 1876-1979.
Physical description:24.5 lineat feet (49 boxes)
Language(s):In English
Access: Boxes 5-31, and 34-49 are located offsite and require two business days advances notice of intent to use.  More information »

Arrangement

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, diaries, manuscripts, speeches, articles, and photographs. This collection contains very little material relating to Jászi's early career. The bulk of the correspondence dates from 1919-1956. There is much family correspondence, diaries covering the years, 1919-1955 (except for 1946), and printed materials by and about Jászi. Also, Letters to and from Anna Lesznai Gergely (Amália Moscovitz Jászi) and others.

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Using the Collection

Partially Offsite

 Boxes 5-31, and 34-49 are located offsite and require two business days advances notice of intent to use.

      offsite requestMore information and link to off-site request form

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); Oskar Jaszi 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 07/--/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion July 7, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-07-07 File created.
    2015-09-25 xml document instance updated by Adrien Hilton.

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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:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
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Diaries.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hungary--Politics and government.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Photoprints.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

HeadingCUL Archives:
Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
College teachers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Families--Hungary.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Families--Ohio--Oberlin.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Gergely, Anna Lesznai.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hungary--History--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hungary--History--Revolution, 1918-1919.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Oberlin College.--Faculty.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Political science--Study and teaching.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Political scientists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Professor of political science at Oberlin College, 1925-1942. Jászi had been a teacher and a government official in Hungary until the fall of the Károlyi republic in 1919 when he was exiled.

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