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Martin Birnbaum papers, 1862-1967, bulk 1920-1967

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Series 1: Biographical Material , 1890-1950s
0.3 Linear feet
Box 1, OVs 4-5

Series consists of certificates, visa applications, a 1922 passport, commencement programs, lists of names and addresses, letterhead, and travel material. United States visas are for 1907-1908 and 1913. Certificates include those from Birnbabum's grammar school, the City College Associates for membership, the Committee of the American Museum of Natural History to which Birnbaum was elected, and the Library of Congress for the deposit of his play The Bachelor. Also found are Birnbaum's commencement programs from the College of the City of New York where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1897, and Columbia University where he received a master of arts degee in 1898 and a law degree in 1901.
Travel material includes tourist maps of French Indochina, the Congo, and Europe and the Black Sea, as well as menus and passenger lists from ocean liners and cruise ships.
Description Container Select
Certificates, Passports, and Visas, 1890-1959
Oversized material housed in OV 4
1
1
Commencement Programs, 1897-1901
1
2
Letterhead and Envelopes, circa 1900-circa 1960
1
3
Names and Addresses, circa1920s-circa 1950s
1
4
Travel Material, 1920s-1950s
Oversized material housed in OV 5
1
5
Who's Who Entry, 1942
1
6
Oversized Certificates, Passports, and Visas from Box 1, Folder 1
OV 4
Oversized Travel Material from Box 1, Folder 5
OV 5

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