Manuscripts Division

Manuscripts Division

Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184
Housed in Firestone Library, the Manuscripts Division of the Department of Special Collections includes material documenting 5000 years of recorded history and all parts of the world, with strengths in Western Europe, the Near East, the United States, and Latin America.

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Box b-001761, Folder 6
Consists of a photograph album containing 24 color prints (12 x 18 cm each) of Constantinople including Byzantine monuments such as interior and exterior views of the Church of Hagia Sophia; the Church of St. Saviour at the Monastery of the Chora (Kariye Cami); mosques; the Yeni Valide Mosque; the palace of Sultan Ahmed; views of Pera and Galata; a panoramic view of the Golden Horn; a general view of Constantinople; the Dolmabahce Palace; part of the medieval fortress on the European banks of the Bosphorus; markets; bridges; and local people.
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Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Richard Halliburton traveled extensively in the first part of twentieth century after graduating from Princeton University in 1921. The collection contains autograph and typescript drafts of seven of Halliburton's books, short stories, essays, school notes, and other travel memorabilia, as well as Halliburton's correspondence with his parents and others, research materials about Rupert Brooke, and a significant group of photographs documenting his travels throughout Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East.
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Istanbul Photographs Collection, 1880
1 box 1.3 linear feet

Abdullah frères
Consists of an open collection of photographs of Istanbul [Constantinople] and surroundings, most of which are by the Istanbul photography firm of Abdullah Frères.
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Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Consists of an open collection of general photographs of Ottoman Empire sites. Currently, there are more than 39 19th-century photographs of Constantinople [Istanbul] and the surrounding area.