Preservation and Destruction

The complexity of the problems which may arise when the collection and organization of research material is envisaged as a whole is instanced in a memorandum on the destruction of documents prepared by Professor N.S.B. Gras, which develops the thesis that “destruction is the necessary correlation to preservation. If repositories keep on growing, there may […]

A Summer in Italy, 1929 (Part 8)

A Summer in Italy, 1929 (Part 8)

This entry is part 8 of 11 in the series A Summer in Italy, 1929

This entry is part 8 of 11 in the series A Summer in Italy, 1929 Gestation of the Joint Committee In the middle of October Binkley took the train down to New York for a couple of days of research and meetings. This visit, as it turned out, would help to set in motion some […]