Subhash K. Batra Collection of Textiles Fibers Literature 1947-1960

Summary
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Creator
Batra, Subhash K. (Subhash Kumar)
Size
0.5 linear feet (1 half box)
Call number
MC 00389

Biographical/historical note

Subhash K. Batra began his education in India and earned advanced degress from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in the U.S. He joined the NC State University textiles faculty in 1977. Batra conducted ground breaking work on ring spinning with Mishu I. Zeidman as well as Dr. Tushar K. Ghosh, also of North Carolina State University, in the 1980s.

Scope/content

The Subhash K Batra Collection of Textiles Fibers Literature contains copies of publications dealing with ramie production, particularly in the United States, and several of Mishu Zeidman's articles, as well as his doctoral dissertation. Zeidman's publications are in Romanian.

Arrangement

The collection is composed of two series. The first series is composed of publications dealing with cultivation of Ramie. The second series is composed of reprints from the Romanian journal Buletinul Institutului Politehnic of Mishul Zeidman's work and a copy of Zeidman's doctoral dissertation.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NC State University Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. 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. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Source of acquisition

Gift from Subhash K. Batra to Burlington Textiles Library, North Carolina State University, 2008. Tranferred to the Special Collections Research Center from the Burlington Textiles Library, 2009.

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The collection is organized into two principal series:

Ramie production
Assorted publications 1947-1960
Zeidman's work
Reprints 1960
Doctoral dissertation
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Access to the collection

This collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice. Because of the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access to digital files may require additional advanced notice.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Subhash K. Batra Collection of Textiles Fibers Literature, MC 00389, NC State University Libraries Special Collections Research Center

Use of these materials

The nature of the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NC State University Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. 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. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.