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Guide to the Mary Jermanok Pitman Shorthand Collection
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Biographical Information:
  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Mary Jermanok Pitman Shorthand Collection
    Dates: 1904-1970
    Identification: MS-0189
    Creator: Jermanok, Mary
    Physical Description: 0.42 linear ft
    Language of Materials: English
    Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
    5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
    San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
    URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
    Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
    Phone: 619-594-6791

    Biographical Information:

    Mary Jermanok began learning Pitman Shorthand when a teenager in New York City. She used shorthand in her work career of approximately 70 years. She also taught Pitman Shorthand.

    Access Terms

    This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Personal Papers
    Publications

    Personal Name:

    Mary Jermonok -- Archives

    Topical Term:

    Shorthand -- Gregg
    Shorthand -- Pitman

    Administrative Information

    Separated Materials:

    Some print materials have been separated from the collection and can be found by searching "Gift of Mary Jermanok" in the library's catalog.

    Conditions Governing Use:

    The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    This collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation:

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, Mary Jermanok Pitman Shorthand Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

    Scope and Contents

    This collection consists of course material and personal notes of Mary Jermanok as she learned shorthand.
    Pitman instructional books, novels in shorthand, shorthand periodicals, and various manuals have been separated and cataloged.