- Collection Overview
- Collection Description & Creator Information
- Access & Use
- Collection History
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Professional Files, 1960-2017
Collection Description & Creator Information
- Scope and Contents
Professional Files contains information on the projects, writings, and impact of Robert Geddes' professional career as an architect. Of particular note are the Philadelphia Police Headquarters and Liberty State Park projects.
These files have been left in their original order.
No information on appraisal is available.
- Processing Information
Series 6 and 7 were added by Christie Peterson with assistance from Suchi Mandavilli '14 and Eleanor Wright '14 in October 2011. Finding aid updated by Christie Peterson in October 2011. Additions to Series 1 were processed by Annalise Berdini in May 2018.
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
This collection must be reviewed for potentially restricted records before access is given. Please contact the University Archives prior to your visit. In addition, the following materials are restricted for research in compliance with the University Archives Access Policy: Box 1: Folders 4-6 and 65-71; Box 6: Folder 32; Box 8: Folders 21 and 22, and Box 9: Folders 45, 53, and 55-58.
- 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:
Professional Files; School of Architecture Records, AC137, 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 27-28
- Other Finding Aids
Full text searching of the School of Architecture archived website is available through the Archive-It interface.
- National Architectural Accrediting Board (U.S.)
Princeton University. Bureau of Urban Research
Princeton University. School of Architecture and Urban Planning
Maxwell, Robert, 1922-2020
Whiteman, Dorothy E.