Series 9: Memorabilia
more than 15 folders
This collection is stored at Mudd Manuscript Library.
Requests will be delivered to Public Policy Papers, MUDD Reading Room
Collection Creator: Armstrong, Hamilton Fish, 1893-1973..
Extent: more than 15 folders
Collection is open for research use.
The memorabilia is arranged alphabetically by subject. It contains Armstrong's autograph book (1919-1946), Princeton memorabilia, passports, and military records, as well as files on real estate, birth certificates, and Princeton classmates. The series also contains juvenalia (mostly drawings and letters) and school reports from Armstrong's childhood, an article recommending him for the position as Secretary of State, and booklets from two events he attended: a dinner for Winston Churchill in 1949 and the Harvard Honorary Degree Awards ceremony in 1963. There is also material in oversize and the hood and diploma from Armstrong's honorary Princeton degree (1961) were transferred to the University Archives.
Series 9: Memorabilia; 1893-1972; Hamilton Fish Armstrong Papers, Public Policy Papers, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.