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Douw, "Oriental Imagery and Lyrics", 1958

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Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Arrangement

The arrangement of the records at the time of transfer has been retained. Separate groupings exist for undergraduate term papers, files pertaining to graduate students, and records of the summer seminar and summer language program.

Collection History

Accruals

The Department of Oriental Studies dissolved in 1969, therefore no further accruals of records are anticipated. However, its successor, the Department of Near Eastern Studies may transfer additional materials in the future.

Appraisal

Appraisal has been conducted in accordance with Mudd Library guidelines. In processing this collection many duplicate copies of undistributed conference programs, as well as two editions of the Princeton University Alumni catalogue were removed and discarded.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Daniel Brennan in October 2007. Finding aid written by Daniel Brennan in October 2007. Box 24 was added by Christie Peterson in June 2012. Box 25 was added by Phoebe Nobles in 2022.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Records in Box 15, Box 16, and Box 18 which pertain to students are closed until the individual's death.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. The Trustees of Princeton University hold copyright to all materials generated by Princeton University employees in the course of their work. For instances beyond Fair Use, if copyright is held by Princeton University, researchers do not need to obtain permission, complete any forms, or receive a letter to move forward with use of materials from the Princeton University Archives.

For instances beyond Fair Use where the copyright is not held by the University, while permission from the Library is not required, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact 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:

Douw, "Oriental Imagery and Lyrics"; Department of Near Eastern Studies Records, AC164, Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345
Storage Note:
  • Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 14

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Related Materials

Records pertaining to the Department of Oriental Studies can be found in the Historical Subject Files Collection (AC109), the Department of Art and Archaeology Records (AC140), and in the Office of the President Records: Jonathan Dickinson to Harold W. Dodds Subgroup (AC117). The library also holds the faculty files of Harold Bender, Philip K. Hitti, and T. Cuyler Young, instrumental figures in the history of the department.

Other Finding Aids

Full text searching of this collection's archived website is available through the Archive-It interface.

Names:
Princeton University . Dept. of Near Eastern Studies.
Princeton University. Department of Oriental Languages and Literature.
Princeton University. Dept. of East Asian Studies.
Princeton University. Dept. of Oriental Studies.
Hitti, Philip K. (Philip Khuri), 1886-1978
Young, T. Cuyler (Theodore Cuyler), 1900-1976