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American Council of Learned Societies records, 1910-2008.

Author: Waldo Gifford Leland; American Council of Learned Societies.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Correspondence, reports, general office files, files from the offices of the president, the vice president, and the executive associate, financial papers, records of the Dictionary of American Biography, unpublished and published manuscripts of writings (many from the council's translation programs), and other records containing extensive material on programs of international intellectual cooperation, especially  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Named Person: Arthur I Andrews; E C Armstrong; H Hale Bellot; Frederick Burkhardt; Joseph P Chamberlain; Mortimer Graves; J Franklin Jameson; Halvdan Koht; John Marshall; Henri Pirenne; James T Shotwell; Gordon Brinkerhoff Turner; George Meason Whicher
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Waldo Gifford Leland; American Council of Learned Societies.
OCLC Number: 71015114
Language Note: Collection material in English.
Description: 861,000 items. 2,697 containers plus 47 oversize and digital files. 13 microfilm reels. 1,100 linear feet.
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Correspondence, reports, general office files, files from the offices of the president, the vice president, and the executive associate, financial papers, records of the Dictionary of American Biography, unpublished and published manuscripts of writings (many from the council's translation programs), and other records containing extensive material on programs of international intellectual cooperation, especially with Latin America and the Far East, and material relating to Slavic and East European studies, scholarship programs in the humanities funded by the council, and the activities of the Union académique internationale. Includes personal papers of Waldo Gifford Leland, one of the founders of the council, who served as permanent secretary, 1927-1946. Other council officers prominently represented include Frederick Burkhardt, Mortimer Graves, and Gordon Brinkerhoff Turner. Correspondents include Arthur I. Andrews, E.C. Armstrong, H. Hale Bellot, Joseph P. Chamberlain, J. Franklin Jameson, Halvdan Koht, John Marshall, Henri Pirenne, James T. Shotwell, and George Meason Whicher.

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