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Mary Jermanok Pitman Shorthand Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0189

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.

Dates

  • 1904-1970

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in some or all of these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creator(s) of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of archival collections is such that multiple creators are often applicable and copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. In any case, the user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, obtaining publication rights and copyright infringement. When requesting images from Special Collections & University Archives for publication, we require a signed agreement waiving San Diego State University of any liability in the event of a copyright violation.

Biographical Note

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.

Extent

0.42 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Accruals

9999-077

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.

Title
Mary Jermanok Pitman Shorthand Collection
Status
Completed
Date
12/14/2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections & University Archives Repository

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