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Guide to the American Society of Papyrologists records, 1977-1993

Abstract

An organization dedicated to studying ancient Greek and Latin papyri.

Collection houses archives of the American Society of Papyrologists, including the Society's constitution, financial papers, correspondence, Director's Office files, memoranda, and other administrative files, spanning the years 1977-1993.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
American Society of Papyrologists.
Title
American Society of Papyrologists records 1977-1993
Language of Material
English
Extent
7.5 Linear Feet, Approx. 5,000 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

Collection houses archives of the American Society of Papyrologists, including the Society's constitution, financial papers, correspondence, Director's Office files, memoranda, and other administrative files, spanning the years 1977-1993. Collection has been given basic processing: items are in original order as received.

Administrative Information

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warning Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

Collection has been minimally processed: items are in original order as received.

All or portions of this collection may be housed off-site in Duke University's Library Service Center. The library may require up to 48 hours to retrieve these materials for research use.

Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library to use this collection.

warning Use Restrictions

The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to Duke University. For more information, consult the copyright section of the Regulations and Procedures of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

Contents of the Collection

Financial papers, correspondence, office files, miscellaneous papers
Box 1
Financial papers, correspondence, office files, miscellaneous papers
Box 2
Financial papers, memoranda, administration files, correspondence, miscellaneous papers
Box 3
Financial papers, 1977-1978, Director's Office files, correspondence, American Society of Papyrologists constitution
Box 4
International Photographic Archive of Papyri papers
Box 5
XVI Congress of Papyrology papers, 1980
Box 5
American Society of Papyrologists: Coptic Ball
Box 5

Historical Note

The American Society of Papyrologists, founded in 1961 and based at Duke University in Durham, N.C., is an organization dedicated to studying ancient papyri.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], American Society of Papyrologists Records, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The American Society of Papyrologists records, were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 1997.

Processing Information

Processed by Rubenstein Library staff

Encoded by Joanne Fairhurst and Paula Jeannet Mangiafico, March 2012

Accession(s) described in this finding aid: 97-012

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.