Series 2: Correspondence

15.43 linear feet, 38 boxes

This collection is stored at Mudd Manuscript Library.

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

Collection Creator: Viner, Jacob, 1892-1970..

Dates: 1904-1970.

Extent: 15.43 linear feet, 38 boxes

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.


The Correspondence series includes incoming and outgoing letters written during Viner's career at the University of Chicago and at Princeton University. The majority of the letters contain scholarly discourse between Viner and his colleagues. Please see the subseries descriptions in the contents list for additional information about individual subseries.

See also Series 6: Oversized Materials, which includes a card index of the correspondence that provides cross references between individuals and the institutions and organizations they were affiliated with.


Divided into four subseries: Alphabetical, Chronological, Personal and Career, and Subject Files, with the majority of the correspondence being in the Alphabetical subseries.

Preferred Citation

Series 2: Correspondence; 1904-1970; Jacob Viner Papers, Public Policy Papers, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

    Title Date Container
    Subseries 2A: Alphabetical 1914-1970 Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 2B: Chronological 1916-1970 Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 2C: Personal and Career 1914-1970 Explore Multiple Containers
    Subseries 2D: Subject Files 1904-1969 Explore Multiple Containers

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