Contents and Arrangement

Swiggett Correspondence, 1959-1961

1 box
Restrictions may apply. See Access Note.

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Series 2: Chairman's Correspondence, 1952-1959 is arranged by topic.

Collection History


Appraisal has been conducted according to Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library guidelines.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Peter E. McCullough in March, 1991. Finding aid written by Peter E. McCullough in March, 1991. Additions processed by Christie Peterson with assistance from Eleanor Wright '14 between November 2010 and January 2011.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Materials older than 30 years that do not pertain to student academic performance or discipline, trustee issues, or faculty personnel matters are open. Minutes of the Faculty in Series 1: Departmental, Faculty and Committee Minutes are restricted for 50 years. All files in Series 3: Faculty Personnel Files are closed until 100 years after the person's year of birth or 5 years after the person's year of death, whichever is longer. All files in Series 4: Departmental Major Cards and some files in Series 10: Faculty Members' Files are closed until 100 years after the person's year of birth or 5 years after the person's year of death, whichever is longer.

Restrictions beyond 30 years are noted in the relevant series or subseries descriptions and in the folder list.

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:

Swiggett Correspondence; Department of English Records, AC134, Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
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