Biography and History

Princeton University Librarian (1940-1952) and professor of history, Julian P. Boyd was the founding editor of the Papers of Thomas Jefferson publishing project. He conceived the idea in 1943 while serving as the historian of the Thomas Jefferson Bicentennial Commission. Boyd held other influential positions in major American historical organizations and societies

Source: From the finding aid for C0654

  • Fundamental Laws and Constitutions of New Jersey. 1664-1961 (inclusive).

    Call Number: C0654

    Consists of copies of fundamental legal instruments of government (1664-1961) under which people have lived in New Jersey for the last 300 years, gathered by historian, Julian P. Boyd, for the book Fundamental Laws and Constitutions of New Jersey (1964), which he edited.