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   Bernardine Kielty Papers, 1923-1965.

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

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079306 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Kielty, Bernardine.
Title:Bernardine Kielty Papers, 1923-1965.
Physical description:3.36 linear feet (8 document boxes)
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection has no restrictions. The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 3-7. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in three series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, manuscripts, and books of Kielty. Of special interest are the long and rich files of letters from Dorothy Canfield Fisher and W. Somerset Maugham, as well as letters from other contemporary authors, among them, Bernard Berenson, Isak Dinesen, Rumer Godden, Franz Werfel, and Kathleen Winsor.

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Using the Collection

Partially Offsite

Access Restrictions

This collection has no restrictions.

 The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 3-7. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

      offsite requestMore information and link to off-site request form

Preferred Citation

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

Finding aid is online; a more detailed contents list is available in the Rare Book & Manuscript 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 09/--/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.
    2017-02-24 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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Subjects

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Berenson, Bernard, 1865-1959.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Book clubs (Discussion groups)--Periodicals.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Critics.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Editors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Godden, Rumer, 1907-1998.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Literature--Periodicals.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), 1874-1965.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Werfel, Franz, 1890-1945.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Winsor, Kathleen.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women authors, American.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women's periodicals.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

American author, critic, editor. Bernardine Kielty Scherman (1890?-1973) was the author of GIRL FROM FITCHBURG (New York, 1964), editor of A TREASURY OF SHORT STORIES (New York, 1947), editor of the magazine STORY, columnist for the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL, and BOOK-OF-THE-MONTH CLUB NEWS, and book reviewer for the SATURDAY REVIEW OF LITERATURE, THE NEW LEADER, and other periodicals.

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