Peter Grose is an editor and specialist on the history of intelligence. The Peter
Grose Papers document Grose's research on Allen Dulles, the origins and early years of
the Central Intelligence Agency, and the Soviet Union.
The Peter Grose Papers document Grose's research on Allen Dulles, the origins and
early years of the Central Intelligence Agency, and the Soviet Union. The papers include writings, subject
files consisting of research notes and photocopied sources, and a small number of
photographs. Of note is the Central Intelligence Agency's declassified history of
Allen Dulles's tenure at the CIA. The collection also includes readings and other
materials from a Yale seminar on Cold War intelligence taught by Grose.
Peter Grose is an editor and specialist on the history of intelligence. Grose was an
editor for the New York Times and Foreign Affairs. He held a position at the Belfer Center for Science and
International Affairs, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, where
he completed his historical work on international insurance and published a book on
deregulation of the global electricity industry, Power to
People. Other works by Grose include his biography of Allen Dulles, Gentleman Spy, and Operation Rollback:
America's Secret War Behind the Iron Curtain.
Gift of Peter Grose in January 2008.
The accession number associated with this donation is ML.2008.005.
Addition of materials in Box 4 donated in October 2016. The accession number associated with this donation is
Archival Appraisal Information
No materials were separated from this collection during processing in 2008 or
This collection was processed at accession. Accession record, MARC record, and
inventory created by Daniel A. Santamaria in March 5, 2008 and updated in August 21, 2008. Finding aid updated
by Rachel Van Unen in December 2016.
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. For quotations that are fair
use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish
is required. For those few instances beyond fair use, patrons must submit the Publication
and Broadcast Form. In addition to completing this form for Princeton,
researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining
approval from them.
Peter Grose Papers; 1933-1999, Public Policy Papers, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.