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Series 2, Assistant to the Chairman Records, 1919-1957
Collection Description & Creator Information
- Scope and Contents
Series 2, Assistant to the Chairman Records, 1919-1957, is the largest series in the collection and covers a wide range of administrative matters, including federally funded research projects, applications for teaching positions and fellowships, recommendations for positions and financial awards, routine paperwork such as travel vouchers and classified materials receipts, committee work, and research efforts. This series also contains atomic energy research publications, personnel records, and information regarding Palmer Laboratory.
No arrangement action taken or arrangement information not recorded at the time of processing.
- Processing Information
This collection was processed by Meghan Glass and Gena Bursin in 2001. Finding aid written by Meghan Glass and Gena Bursin in 2001. Series 5 was added and the finding aid updated by Christie Peterson in June 2012.
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research use.
- 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 2, Assistant to the Chairman Records; Physics Department Records, AC133, 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 13-28
- Other Finding Aids
Full text searching of the Physics Department archived website is available through the Archive-It interface.
- Princeton University - Faculty - 20th century - Correspondence.
Princeton University - History - Sources.
Princeton University. Dept. of Physics.
Bleakney, Walker, 1901-1992
Ladenburg, Rudolf Walter, 1882-1952
Shenstone, Allen Goodrich, 1893 - Correspondence
Smyth, Henry De Wolf, 1898 - Correspondence
Wigner, Eugene Paul, 1902-1995