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Benn Pitman papers

Title
Benn Pitman papers, ca. 1880.
Author
Pitman, Benn, 1822-1910.

Details

Additional Authors
Graham, Andrew J. (Andrew Jackson), 1830-1894.
Description
.15 linear foot (1 v.)
Summary
Collection consists of exhibits from the court case, Andrew Jackson Graham vs. Benn Pitman, concerning alleged copyright infringement of shorthand techniques.
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Benn Pitman (1882-1910) was a stenographer and founded the Phonographic Institute to promote Pitman shorthand.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 2432
OCLC
NYPW94-A183
Author
Pitman, Benn, 1822-1910.
Title
Benn Pitman papers, ca. 1880.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Benn Pitman (1882-1910) was a stenographer and founded the Phonographic Institute to promote Pitman shorthand. In addition to working as a shorthand reporter, he wrote many books including a biography of his brother, Sir Isaac Pitman.
Occupation
Shorthand reporters.
Added Author
Graham, Andrew J. (Andrew Jackson), 1830-1894.
Research Call Number
MssCol 2432
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