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   George Ephraim Sokolsky Manuscripts, 1919-1962

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Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); George Ephraim Sokolsky Manuscripts; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library..

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079353 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Sokolsky, George E. (George Ephraim), 1893-1962.
Title:George Ephraim Sokolsky Manuscripts, 1919-1962
Physical description:ca. 9,500 items (23 boxes, 10 v., 28 large envelopes, 1,800 phonodiscs)
Language(s):In English
Access: The following boxes are located off-site: 2-22. 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 2 series:

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Description

Scope and Content

Manuscripts of Sokolsky, including notes and typescripts for his newspaper columns, magazine articles, radio broadcasts, and for several of his books, including Outlines of Universal History , Tinder Box of Asia , and We Jews . Also, scrapbooks and envelopes of clippings of his newspaper columns and articles; and approximately 1,800 transcriptions of Sokolsky's radio broadcasts.

Series I: Manuscripts

Series II: Clippings

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Using the Collection

Partially Offsite

Access Restrictions

 The following boxes are located off-site: 2-22. 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); George Ephraim Sokolsky Manuscripts; 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.
    2010-03-11 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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Genre/Form

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CUL Collections:
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Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
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Scrapbooks.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Sound recordings.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

HeadingCUL Archives:
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CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
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Authors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Journalism.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Journalists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lecturers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Newspapers--Sections, columns, etc.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Radio programs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Columnist, author, lecturer.

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