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Medieval and Renaissance Studies

Identifier: BC13-36

Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection contains department correspondence, event materials, annual budgets, grant reports, and files about the Renaissance in Northern Italy: The Court and the City (1400-1600) program in Italty.


  • Creation: 1967 - 2004

Publication Rights

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


0.83 Linear Feet (2 document boxes)




This collection consists of materials from the Barnard College Medieval and Renaissance Studies department.

Collection Arrangement

The collection is arranged into two boxes.

Box 1 contains all the correspondence, events materials, annual deparatment budgets, and lists of students enrolled in the major program from 1971-1975.

Box 2 contains all the files relating to the Renaissance in Theater program in Italty organized by item type since the materials are from the same year.

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 Medieval and Renaissance Studies department.


Additions are expected.

Separated Materials

The archivist removed out of scope materials like grant proposals, personal correponsdence from a professor, and a student resume.

Processing Information

Descriptive Rules Used: Finding aid adheres to that prescribed by Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Encoding: Machine readable finding aid encoded in EAD 2002.

Finding aid written in English.

  • The archivist separated the grant proposals for the "Renaissance Theater in Northern Italy: The Court and The City" application, student resumes looking to apply to Barnard, and personal correspondence from a department professor.
Guide to Medieval and Renaissance Studies Department
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Revision Statements

  • 2023: revised description, dates, and deaccessioned out of scope materials.

Repository Details

Part of the Barnard Archives and Special Collections Repository

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