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Guide to the Time Inc. Oral History Project Records
 MS 3009-RG 33

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
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New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Holly Deakyne

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on February 25, 2021
Description is in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Administrative Information


Gift of Time Inc. in 2015.

Access Restrictions

Open to qualified researchers with some restrictions. Materials created within the past 35 years also may be subject to restriction on a case-by-case basis.

Unreformatted audiovisual material in the collection is not accessible. Boxes 1812 and 4151 contain solely audiovisual material.

Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use.

Use Restrictions

This collection is owned by the New-York Historical Society. Although the N-YHS owns this collection as physical property, the donor specifically retains all copyright and all other proprietary rights which may exist. The copyright law of the United States governs the making of photocopies and protects unpublished materials as well as published materials. Unpublished materials created before January 1, 1978 cannot be quoted in publication without permission of the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation Note

This collection should be cited as Time Inc. Oral History Project Records, MS 3009-RG 33, New-York Historical Society.

Related Archival Materials Note

This finding aid relates to just one record group of the Time Inc. Records. For information about the other record groups and for overall information about the archives, please see the Guide to the Time Inc. Records (MS 3009). The Henry Luce Papers (MS 3014) were acquired with the Time Inc. Records. The collection of books acquired with the records are cataloged as the Time Inc. Reference Library.

Processing Information Note

The Oral History Project Records were processed by Holly Deakyne in 2018. The original folders were retained although some documents were transferred to archival containers in instances of overcrowding. Audiovisual material housed with papers remains in place. Audiovisual material found separate was rearranged alphabetically by last name. Deakyne created the inventory and other descriptive notes to produce this finding aid.

Deakyne added videotapes for Carl Mydans and Roy Rowan in 2021.

Accruals Note

Additional separated audiovisual material will be added if found during further processing of the Time Inc. Records.