Skip to main content



Carl Carmer Collection

Carl Carmer Collection

1 of 2
Open Finding Aid

Guide to the Carl Carmer Collection

1908-1976 (bulk 1940-1970)

New York State Historical Association - Research Library
Special Collections
P.O. Box 800, 5798 State Highway 80
Cooperstown, NY 13326
(607) 547-1470



Profile Description

Creation: This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-04-10T10:32-0400

Repository: New York State Historical Association - Research Library
Title: Carl Carmer Collection
Dates: 1908-1976 (bulk 1940-1970)
Quantity: 83.0 Cubic feet(125 boxes) + 4 volumes + 6 oversize folders (OVS and OVS+)
Funding Source:This finding aid was made available electronically through a Regional Bibliographic Data Bases (RBDB) grant from the South Central Regional Library Council, Ithaca, N.Y.
Identification: Coll. No. 7
Language: English

Scope and Content Note

Contains Carl Carmer's literary manuscripts and other writings with related correspondence and research notes. This includes undated and unpublished manuscripts, school essays, speeches, early poems, CBS broadcast scripts, published articles, galleys, notebooks, publicity, reviews, and fan mail. The collection also contains financial records, newspaper clippings, writings of other authors, autobiography, pamphlets, family and other photographs, biographical data, greeting cards, songs and music, art books, sketch pads, illustrations in various stages for Carmer's manuscripts, and some family papers. Much of this collection is unprocessed.


Biographical/Historical note

Carl Lamson Carmer (1893-1976) was a folklorist and author.


Restrictions

Copyright Restrictions

The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.

Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research. If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of fair use, that user may be liable for copyright infringement.

This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law.


Administrative Information

Accession Numbers

F-291.65, F-292.65


you wish to report:


...
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK