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Guide to the Carolyn Cassady Kent Papers
1984-2009
 MS 2920

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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on August 20, 2021
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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Kent, Carolyn Cassady, 1935-2009
Title: Carolyn Cassady Kent papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1984-2009
Abstract: The collection includes Carolyn Cassady Kent's files, dating from about 1984-2009, concerning her activism in historic preservation in the Morningside Heights neighborhood of New York City. Among the many preservation projects represented in the collection are those concerning the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, the neighborhood surrounding Columbia University, the Hamilton Grange, Hamilton Vaudeville Palace (Hamilton Theater), 440 Riverside Drive (Kent's residence), and others.
Quantity: 10 Linear feet in 10 record cartons.
Location: Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact manuscripts@nyhistory.org prior to your research visit to coordinate access. Keep in mind that it will take between two (2) and five (5) business days for collections to arrive, and you should plan your research accordingly.
Language: The documents in the collection are in English.
Call Phrase: MS 2920