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   Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen Papers [ca. 1880]-1895.

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Preferred Citation

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

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Summary Information

Abstract

This collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, lecture notes, speeches, documents, clippings, photographs and memorabilia relating to Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen, Gebhard professor of German at Columbia University, 1881-1895.

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#0142
Bib ID:4079440 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Boyesen, Hjalmar Hjorth, 1848-1895.
Title:Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen Papers [ca. 1880]-1895.
Physical description:1 linear ft (68 items in 2 boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: The following boxes are located off-site: Box 2. 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

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged. This collection is arranged in one series:

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Description

Scope and Content

The incoming correspondence of Boyesen, containing several business and personal letters, some dealing with his publications; letters from various members of the Authors Club about his dues; and letters from his family. There are three letters from Boyesen to Robert Arrowsmith, Morgan Dix, and Paul Ju╠łngling dealing with Columbia College matters. The manuscripts include an incomplete holograph of his book, the STORY OF NORWAY (published, 1886); a holograph of an essay entitled MR. HOWELLS AT CLOSE RANGE; lecture notes on English, French, and Norwegian authors, English, French, Norwegian, and Russian painters, immigration, and Norse ancestors; and two speeches to the Norwegian-American Seamen's Association and an address on education. There are a few documents; two biographical sketches, one of H.H. Boyesen, the other of his family; clippings of a biographical nature; clippings of book reviews; and photographs and memorabilia. There is also one holograph on the topic of United States - Cuban relations.

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Using the Collection

Partially Offsite

Access Restrictions

 The following boxes are located off-site: Box 2. 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. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen 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 04/07/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2012-03-06 Xml document instance created by Alison Rhonemus.

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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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Photoprints.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Arrowsmith, Robert.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors Club.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors, English.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors, French.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors, Norwegian.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
College teachers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Columbia College (New York, N.Y.)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Columbia University--Faculty.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Dix, Morgan, 1827-1908.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Education.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
German language--Study and teaching.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Ju╠łngling, Paul.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Norwegian-American Seamen's Association.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Painters--England.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Painters--France.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Painters--Russia.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States--Foreign relations--Cuba.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Gebhard professor of German at Columbia University, 1881-1895.

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