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French Department Records

Identifier: BC13-23

Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection consists of invitation lists, pamphlets, event schedules, and a final exam from the French Department from 1945-1992. The bulk of the materials relate to two annual events: the International Conference on Translation (1985-1992) and the Barnard Conference on the Teaching of French (1949-1953).


  • Creation: 1945 - 1992


This collection has no restrictions.

Publication Rights

Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Barnard Archives and Special Collections. The Barnard Archives and Special Collections approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Reproductions Restrictions

Photocopies or scans may be made for research purposes.


0.315 Linear Feet (3 folders.)




This collection consists of materials from the Barnard College French department.

Collection Arrangement

This collection is arranged in the original order in which it was received.

Physical Location

This collection is located in the Barnard Archives and Special Collections, Barnard Library. To use this collection, please contact the Barnard Archives and Special Collections at 212.854.4079 or

Acquisition Information

Transferred from the French Department and the Office of the Director of Northeast Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Language.


Additions are expected.

Processing History

This collection was processed and the finding aid written by Charlotte Kostelic in September 2015. Finding aid adheres to that prescribed by Describing Archives: A Content Standard. Machine readable finding aid encoded in EAD 2002. Finding aid written in English.

Guide to the French Department Records
Charlotte Kostelic
© 2015
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Barnard Archives and Special Collections Repository

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New York NY 10027 United States