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   Isidor Schneider Papers, 1925-1975

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Preferred Citation

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

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079312 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Schneider, Isidor, b. 1896.
Title:Isidor Schneider Papers, 1925-1975
Physical description:ca. 5,000 items (20 boxes)
Language(s):In English
Access: The following boxes are located off-site: 3-22. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. This collection has no restrictions.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into 12 series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Manuscripts and correspondence of Schneider, including numerous manuscripts of short stories and poems, many of which are unpublished, and several full-length manuscripts of unpublished critical works. The collection also contains an extensive file of typescript reports on books for The Book Find Club, clippings of reviews written by Schneider and about his books, photographs and drawings of Schneider, and a file of correspondence relating to his writings. The literary correspondence includes letters from many of the important novelists, poets, and literary critics from the 1920s to the 1950s. They include Conrad Aiken, Sherwood Anderson, Kenneth Burke, Malcolm Cowley, Theodore Dreiser, Waldo Frank, Lillian Hellman, Robert Hillyer, Alfred Kreymborg, Thomas Mann, Arthur Miller, Marianne Moore, Lewis Mumford, Laura Riding, Muriel Rukeyser, Karl Shapiro, Stephen Spender, Mark Van Doren, and Yvor Winters.

Series I: Cataloged Correspondence

Series II: Inscribed Books

Series III: Notebook and Manuscripts

Series IV: Manuscript and Reviews

Series V: Books Relating to Schneider

Series VI: Book Find Club Book Reports

Series VII: Manuscripts by I. Schneider

Series VIII: Books with Contributions by I. Schneider

Series IX: Collected Books and Journals

Series X: Articles and Reviews

Series XI: Book Reports for George Braziller

Series XII: Book Reports for George Braziller and Grove Press

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Using the Collection

Partially Offsite

Access Restrictions

 The following boxes are located off-site: 3-22. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least twenty-four (24) hours 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

This collection has no restrictions.

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); Isadore Schneider 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 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.
    2010-03-10 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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Drawings.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Photoprints.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Aiken, Conrad, 1889-1973.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
American literature--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
American poetry--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors, American.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Book Find Club.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Book clubs (Discussion groups)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Burke, Kenneth, 1897-1993.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Cowley, Malcolm, 1898-1989.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Critics.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Frank, Waldo David, 1889-1967.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hellman, Lillian, 1905-1984.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hillyer, Robert, 1895-1961.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Kreymborg, Alfred, 1883-1966.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Miller, Arthur, 1915-2005.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Moore, Marianne, 1887-1972.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Poets, American.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Riding, Laura, 1901-1991.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Rukeyser, Muriel, 1913-1980.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Shapiro, Karl Jay, 1913-2000.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Spender, Stephen, 1909-1995.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Van Doren, Mark, 1894-1972.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Winters, Yvor, 1900-1968.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women authors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

American poet and novelist.

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