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   Abraham A. Slover Papers, 1812-1877.

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Abraham A. Slover Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079342 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Slover, Abraham Alstyne, 1806-1877.
Title:Abraham A. Slover Papers, 1812-1877.
Physical description:74 items (2 boxes)
Language(s):In English
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Description

Scope and Content

Papers of Abraham Alstyne Slover, consisting mostly of his undergraduate writings and memorabilia. Included in this material are one volume of notes on Prof. John McVickar's lectures on "The History of Literature," March-July 1825, seven notebooks of Slover's verse and prose, and the manuscripts of several public lectures with newspaper accounts of them. There is also a family Bible containing genealogical records, chiefly births, marriages, and deaths in the 18th and 19th centuries.

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Using the Collection

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Access Restrictions

This collection is located on-site.

Preferred Citation

Abraham A. Slover 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 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.

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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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Poems.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Authors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lecturers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Literature--History.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Literature--Study and teaching.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
McVickar, John, 1787-1868.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Teachers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States--Genealogy.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Teacher, popular lecturer, author.

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