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), 1909-1994..

Dates: 1932-1993.

Extent: 12 boxes (1 partial)

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

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.


No arrangement action taken or arrangement information not recorded at the time of processing.

Preferred Citation

Series 8, Scrapbooks; 1932-1993; George W. Ball Papers, Public Policy Papers, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

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    Title Date Container
    Scrapbook 1932-1961 Box 172, Folder 9-12
    Scrapbook 1961-1963 Box 173, Folder 1-6
    Scrapbook 1964-1965 Box 174, Folder 1-6
    Scrapbook 1965-1968 Box 175, Folder 1-6
    Scrapbook 1968-1972 Box 176, Folder 1-5
    Scrapbook 1973-1979 Box 177, Folder 1-7
    Scrapbook 1980-1993 Box 178, Folder 1-2
    Scrapbook: Asia Visit 1961 Box 178, Folder 3
    Scrapbook: Cyprus 1964 Box 178, Folder 4-5
    Scrapbook: Development Assistance Group (DAG)/OECD 1961 Box 178, Folder 6-7
    Social Scrapbook 1961 Box 179, Folder 7
    Social Scrapbook 1961-1966 Box 180, Folder 1-6
    Social Scrapbook 1964-1966 Box 181, Folder 1-6
    Scrapbook: Stevenson Campaign 1952-1953 Box 182
    Scrapbook: Ball mission to Pakistan 1963 Box 183

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