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Series 1: 1962 Accession of Inactive Files, 1926-1962
Collection Description & Creator Information
- Scope and Contents
Series 1: 1962 Accession of Inactive Files comprises the central files of the History Department from its estabilshment as an independent department through 1962. It includes files on curricular and other matters, as well as correspondence files and files on the employment of particular faculty
Arranged alphabetically by topic.
Continued transfers of records from the Department of History are expected indefinitely.
Appraisal information was not recorded at time of processing.
- Processing Information
This finding aid was amended by Christie Peterson with the assistance of Suchi Mandavilli '14 in November 2010. Series 6 was added by Christie Peterson in June 2012.
Series 4: NDEA Institute for Advanced Studies in History Records, 1965-1967 was previously cataloged as a separate collection with the call number AC265.
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
Series 1: 1962 Accession of Inactive Files contains faculty employment records that are restricted for 75 years. These folders are marked as restricted in the inventory below.
- Conditions Governing Use
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. The Trustees of Princeton University hold copyright to all materials generated by Princeton University employees in the course of their work. If copyright is held by Princeton University, researchers will not need to obtain permission, complete any forms, or receive a letter to move forward with non-commercial use of materials from the Mudd Library. For materials where the copyright is not held by the University, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. If you have a question about who owns the copyright for an item, you may request clarification by contacting us through the Ask Us! form.
- 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 1: 1962 Accession of Inactive Files; Department of History records, AC049, 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 1-3