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Guide to the Autograph Collection
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Administrative Information
  • Arrangement of Materials:
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Autograph Collection
    Dates: 1775-1941
    Identification: MS-0070
    Physical Description: 0.42 linear feet
    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
    Abstract: The artificial collection consists of manuscript autographs of famous people clipped from letters and other sources.

    Administrative Information

    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 access.

    Preferred Citation:

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

    Arrangement of Materials:

    Filed alphabetically by signer’s last name.

    Scope and Contents

    This is an artificial collection consisting of manuscript autographs clipped from letters and other sources. The fragments have been mounted on white paper, and sometimes feature annotations or biographical information about the signer. There is one miscellaneous folder, which contains signatures that are unreadable.