Summary


Overview

Creator:

Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965.

Title:

Adlai E. Stevenson Papers

Dates:

1861-2001 (mostly 1952-1965)

Size:

263 linear feet, 461 archival boxes, 3 half boxes, 76 8x10 photograph boxes, 4 16x20 size photograph boxes, 23 oversized boxes, and 94 custom boxes

Call number:

MC124

Storage note:

This collection is stored at Mudd Manuscript Library.

Requests will be delivered to Public Policy Papers, MUDD Reading Room .

Location:

Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections.
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library.
Public Policy Papers.
65 Olden Street
Princeton, New Jersey 08540 USA

Language(s) of material:

English.


Abstract

The Adlai E. Stevenson Papers document the public life of Adlai Stevenson (1900-1965), governor of Illinois, Democratic presidential candidate, and United Nations ambassador. The collection contains correspondence, speeches, writings, campaign materials, subject files, United Nations materials, personal files, photographs, and audiovisual materials, illuminating Stevenson's career in law, politics, and diplomacy, primarily from his first presidential campaign until his death in 1965.