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   Curtis Carroll Davis Papers, undated, 1945-1946.

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Preferred Citation

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

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Summary Information

Abstract

Military records and scrapbooks related to espionage related to Curtis Carroll Davis, a World War II intelligence officer and espionage enthusiast.

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#1618
Bib ID:9431071 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Davis, Curtis Carroll, 1916-
Title:Curtis Carroll Davis Papers, undated, 1945-1946.
Physical description:1.5 linear ft. (3 boxes)
Language(s): Material is in English
Access: This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library 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

This collection is arranged in two series

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Description

Scope and Content

This collection contains Davis's military records and scrapbooks that he assembled on espionage.

Series I: Military Records, 1945-1946

This series includes records related to Davis's World War II service, including reports of his actions and whereabouts during the war and his discharge papers.

Series II: Scrapbooks

The scrapbooks are broken down thematically to reflect the representation of espionage in art and literature, historical aspects of espionage, and special topics.

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Using the Collection

Offsite

Access Restrictions

 This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

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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); Curtis Carroll Davis 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 5/09/2012 Carrie Hintz

Finding aid written 05/21/2012 Carrie Hintz

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion May 22, 2012 Finding aid written in English.
    2012-05-22 xml document instance created by Judi Zupnick

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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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Subjects

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Davis, Curtis Carroll, 1916-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Espionage.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

World War II veteran and espionage enthusiast.

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