Series 8, Scrapbooks
12 boxes (1 partial)
This collection is stored at Mudd Manuscript Library.
Requests will be delivered to Public Policy Papers, MUDD Reading Room
Collection Creator: Ball, George W. (George Wildman),
Extent: 12 boxes (1 partial)
Collection is open for research use.
Series 8, Scrapbooks, 1932-1993, contains scrapbooks compiled mainly by Ruth M.
Ball. Mrs. Ball chronicled her husband's career by retaining various newspaper
clippings, press releases and travel itineraries. During his tenure as under
secretary of state, she also created “social scrapbooks,” which consist of
invitations, correspondence, programs, clippings, and press releases that focus
more on her activities but do include events attended by both her and her husband.
This series also includes is a scrapbook received from the Pakistani government
after a 1963 visit.
Series 8, Scrapbooks; 1932-1993; George W. Ball Papers, Public Policy Papers, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.