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   Algernon David Black Papers, [ca. 1932]-1979.

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Algernon David Black Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079285 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Black, Algernon D. (Algernon David), 1900-1993.
Title:Algernon David Black Papers, [ca. 1932]-1979.
Physical description:12 linear ft (ca. 14,035 items in 27 boxes).
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.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, speeches, memoranda, minutes, and publications, including radio talks and platform addresses given at the Society, the papers of several housing committees on which Black served, and autobiographical subject files compiled by Black and documenting his participation in many organizations and social causes.

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Restrictions on 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.

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Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Librarian for Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Preferred Citation

Algernon David Black Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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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 04/05/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

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.
    2012-01-19 EAD created by PTL

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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:
ArchiveGRID
Lectures.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Minutes.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

HeadingCUL Archives:
Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Authors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Ethics--Societies, etc.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Housing.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Liberalism.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Radio programs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Society for Ethical Culture.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States--Social conditions.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Writer, lecturer, and leader of the New York Society for Ethical Culture. A.D. Black died in 1993.

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