- Collection Overview
- Collection Description & Creator Information
- Access & Use
- Collection History
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John Witherspoon deed for College of New Jersey wood lots sold to John Little, January 10, 1786
Collection Description & Creator Information
The General Manuscripts Collection consists of individual manuscripts and small collections of papers and records which are related in some way to the history, students, and alumni of Princeton University. The vast majority of the documents in the General Manuscripts collection were produced by alumni, although there are several exceptions such as trustees or other members of the University community.
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- Custodial History
Donated by Richard D. Atkins in 1972. This document was stored in a "valuable autographs" box circa 1970s to 2023.
- Archival Appraisal Information:
No information on appraisal is available.
- Processing Information
Added to finding aid in 2023 by Phoebe Nobles.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
Collection is open for research use.
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
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- Credit this material:
John Witherspoon deed for College of New Jersey wood lots sold to John Little; General Manuscripts Collection, AC001, Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript LibrarySeeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library65 Olden StreetPrinceton, NJ 08540, USA
- Storage Note:
- Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 4
- Princeton University