Contents and Arrangement

Series 2: Subject Files, dates not examined

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Series 2: Subject Files, is made up of research materials used in writing the book. The Action Reports #1 and #2 are photocopies of microfilmed Navy War Damage REports from the Office of naval Records and History [Ships' Histories Section, Navy Department] which have been declassified. Included with the War Damage Reports are photocopies of photographs, diagrams and dimensions of the U.S.S. Princeton [C.V.L.-23]. Miscellaneous U.S.S. Princeton Information consists of newspaper clippings, articles, and some correspondence. The Survivors File contains lists of survivors of the U.S.S. Princeton [C.V.L.-23] as well as lists of those wounded, dead, and missing in action. Descriptions of the participation of other ships is contained in the six ship file folders [folders 24-29]. Ships and Planes File consists of photocopies of articles describing various ships and planes in use by the Navy during World War II. The Japanese Information File contains information on various types of Japanese aircraft, strategic nameuvers, and other miscellaneous information. The Tiger Rags, a publication of the U.S.S. Princeton [C.V.L.-23] Association, dates from 1943 to 1989; only those that Clark used for the research are here. Additional copies of the Tiger Rag can be found in the Princeton University Subject Files–U.S.S. Princeton Collection.


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Collection History

Processing Information

Biography written by Jessica Marati, '08.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. The Trustees of Princeton University hold copyright to all materials generated by Princeton University employees in the course of their work. For instances beyond Fair Use, if copyright is held by Princeton University, researchers do not need to obtain permission, complete any forms, or receive a letter to move forward with use of materials from the Princeton University Archives.

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Series 2: Subject Files; U.S.S. Princeton [C.V.L.-23] Collection, AC008, Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
  • Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 2