Series 3: Subject Files

more than 49 boxes

This collection is stored at Firestone Library and ReCAP.

This collection is stored partially onsite (everything except boxes 102-105 and 109) at Firestone Library and partially offsite (boxes 102-105 and 109) at the ReCAP facility. There are no boxes 15-20, 36, 46, 70.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Collection Creator: Labatut, Jean, 1899-1986..

Dates: 1920-1981.

Extent: more than 49 boxes

Languages: English and French.

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research use.

Access Restrictions

Please consult with Rare Books and Special Collections about having the portion of the collection at ReCAP recalled to Firestone Library for your use. This process normally requires 48-72 hours notice.


This series includes the files for all of Labatut's major and minor architectural projects, as well as other special interest files maintained by Labatut. These files contain a variety of materials, including correspondence, documents, notes, sketches, plans and blueprints, photographs, and printed matter. If there is oversize material for a given project, it has been noted (in pencil) on the folders and in the following box and folder list and can be found in X. Oversize. The sub-series have been arranged in alphabetical order:


This series is arranged into six subseries: Miscellaneous Subject Files and Minor Projects, Monument to José Martí (Havana, Cuba), New York World's Fair, Princeton University, Stuart Country Day School (Princeton, New Jersey), and Travels.

Preferred Citation

Series 3: Subject Files; 1920-1981; Jean Labatut Papers, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

    Title Date Container
    Subseries 3A: Miscellaneous Subject Files and Minor Projects 1920-1976 Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 3B: Monument to José Martí (Havana, Cuba) 1941-1960 Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 3C: New York World's Fair 1939-1940 Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 3D: Princeton University 1927-1981 Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 3E: Stuart Country Day School (Princeton, New Jersey) 1961-1967 Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 3F: Travels 1930-1968 Explore Multiple Containers

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