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   John Lawrence Gerig Papers 1905-1988.

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

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079841 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Gerig, John L. (John Lawrence), 1878-1957.
Title:John Lawrence Gerig Papers 1905-1988.
Physical description:3 linear ft. (ca.650 items in 6 boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: Available for faculty, students, and researchers engaged in scholarlyor publication projects. Boxes 2-5 are shelved off-site and require advance notice of intent to use.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Material is arranged into two series

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, research notes, articles, clippings, photostats, and photographs. These files concern his interest in Pierre Bayle, Antoine Arlier, and the Renaissance in Provence, as well as the Romanic Review, philology, French, Spanish, and celtic studies. Among the correspondents are: Philippe Berthelot, Nicholas Murray Butler, F.R. Coudert, John H. Finley, the Prince de Ligne, Curtis Hidden Page, William B. Parsons, and Aime ́Puech.

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Using the Collection

Partially Offsite

Access Restrictions

Available for faculty, students, and researchers engaged in scholarlyor publication projects.

 Boxes 2-5 are shelved off-site and require advance notice of intent to use.

      offsite requestMore information and link to off-site request form

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); John Lawrence Gerif 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

Papers Processed 03/01/1994 HR

Papers Processed 04/04/1994 HR

Misc. re. N. Iorga Processed 07/07/2000 HR

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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Genre/Form

HeadingCUL Archives:
Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
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Agendas.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Announcements.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Articles.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Bibliographies.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Biographies.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Blueprints.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Bookplates.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Clippings.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Essays.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Galley proofs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Genealogies.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Glossaries.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Invitations.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Letters of recommendation.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Manuscripts.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Newsletters.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Notebooks.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Notes.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Obituaries.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Pamphlets.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Photographs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Poems.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Prefaces.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Programs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Proofs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Prospectuses.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Reports.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Reprints.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
ResumesPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Scripts.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Speeches.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Stats.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Transcripts.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Translations.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

HeadingCUL Archives:
Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Aneau, Barthélemy, d. 1561.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Arlier, Antoine, ca. 1502-1545?PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Authors.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Bayle, Pierre, 1647-1706.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Berthelot, Philippe, 1888-1934.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Carolet, d. 1739.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Celtic languages.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Claveret, Jean, 1590-1666.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
College teachers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Columbia University.--Dept. of Romance Languages.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Coudert, Frederic R. (Frederic René), 1871-1955.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Desmaizeaux, Pierre, 1673?-1745.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Dolet, Etienne, 1509-1546.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Finley, John H. (John Huston), 1863-1940.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
French language.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Iorga, Nicolae, 1871-1940.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Language and languages--Study and teaching--United States.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Linguists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Marot, Clément, 1496-1544.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Page, Curtis Hidden, 1870-1946.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Parsons, William Barclay, 1859-1932.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Philology.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Proust, Marcel, 1871-1922.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Provence (France)--16th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Puech, Aimé, 1860-1940.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Renaissance--France--Provence.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Romance languages.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Romanic Review.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Ronsard, Pierre de, 1524-1585.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Saint-Gelais, Mellin de, 1491-1558.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Salel, Hugues, 1504 (ca.)-1553.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Spanish language.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Titz, Karel.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Voulté, Jean, d. 1542.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Author, linguist, Professor of Celtic at Columbia University from 1911 until his death, and Executive Officer of the Department of Romance Languages at Columbia University. He was born in Columbia, Missouri and earned an A.B. degree from the University of Missouri in 1898, an A.M. degree in 1899, his Ph.D. from the University of Nebraska in 1902. At Columbia University, he was active in establishing the Casa Italiana and the Maison Franca̧is and contributed to the Romanitc Review.

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