Contents and Arrangement

Advisory Council - Special Program in the Humanities, 1941-1963

1 box
Restricted Content

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Consists of materials collected and generated by the Council of the Humanities. Much of these materals pertain to the Ford Foundation Project, including grant reports, manuscripts, and correspondence with the various authors and scholars involved. Also included are collected student academic records pre-dating the formation of the Council; Council minutes; numerous drafts of the Council's 10-year plan from 1965; the Committee for the Study of Late Antiquity's archived website and electronic records; and the Council's archived website.

Collection History

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Some files in Series 2: Council Records contain student educational records, which are restricted for 75 years from date of record creation or life of the student. These folders are marked as restricted in the inventory below.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

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Credit this material:

Advisory Council - Special Program in the Humanities; Humanities Council Records, AC143, Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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