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   Genevieve Earle Papers, 1935-1950.

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

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#0375
Bib ID:4079693 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Earle, Genevieve.
Title:Genevieve Earle Papers, 1935-1950.
Physical description:8 linear feet (19 boxes)
Language(s):In English
Access: Series I: Catalogued Correspondence, consisting of one box, is located on-site. Series II and III, consisting of 18 boxes, is located off-site. The microfilm copy of Asher William Schwartz's "A Study of the New York City Council" is also off-site. You will need to request the off-site material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. This collection has no restrictions  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Material is arranged into three series:

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Description

Scope and Content

These papers relate to her governmental activities and provide an important documentary record of her career to 1950. Included are mimeographed and typed copies of minutes of the various committees upon which she served, city bills and other municipal legislation, correspondence, memoranda, notes, etc. Earle family papers have been added. There is also a microfilm copy of Asher William Schwartz's A Study of the New York City Council (MICROFLM F d 8246).

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Using the Collection

RBML

Access Restrictions

Series I: Catalogued Correspondence, consisting of one box, is located on-site.

 Series II and III, consisting of 18 boxes, is located off-site. The microfilm copy of Asher William Schwartz's "A Study of the New York City Council" is also off-site. You will need to request the off-site material 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

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); Genevieve Earle Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Finding aid online and in repository

Selected Related Material--at Columbia

Oral History, Reminiscences of Genevieve Beavers Earle, 1950 , Columbia Center for Oral History

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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

Entered in AMC 09/24/90

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2014-06-25 xml document instance created by Adrien Hilton

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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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Addresses.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Appointments.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Articles.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Bills (legislative).PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Certificates.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Charts.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Press releases.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Reports.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Resolutions.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Scrapbooks.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Speeches.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Bureau of Municipal Research (New York, N.Y.)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Civic leaders.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Earle family.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (N.Y.)--Politics and government--1935-1950.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (N.Y.).--Child Welfare Board.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (N.Y.).--City Council.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (N.Y.).--Emergency Unemployment Committee.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (N.Y.).--Mayor's Committee on Plan and Survey of New York City.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Schwartz, Asher William.--Study of the New York City Council.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Social workers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States--Politics and government--1935-1950.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women civic leaders.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women social workers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Mrs. Earle was active for many years in various phases of New York City government ie. Bureau of Municipal Research, Child Welfare Board, Mayor's Committee on plan and survey of New York City, Emergency Unemployment Committee, New York City Council, etc.

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