Summary


Overview

Creator:

Barringer, Daniel Moreau, 1860-1928.

Title:

Barringer Family Papers

Dates:

1817-1979 (mostly 1900-1979)

Size:

57 linear feet, 55 archival boxes, 33 record center cartons, 16 volumes, 1 rolled map

Call number:

C1250

Storage note:

This collection is stored at ReCAP.

Some or all of this collection is stored offsite, which may delay delivery time.

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

Location:

Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
One Washington Road
Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA

Language(s) of material:

English.


Abstract

Consists of over 100 cartons and boxes containing correspondence, legal documents, photographs, printed matter, and other material, which document both the careers and personal lives of Princeton graduates Daniel Moreau Barringer and his son, Brandon Barringer. Much of the material about Daniel Moreau Barringer focuses on the Meteor Crater in Arizona, which he spent a large part of his career studying and promoting.