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Subject Files, 1913-1966
Collection Description & Creator Information
- Scope and Contents
The Subject Files series contains files dedicated to topics which were deemed especially relevant to the study of politics in the middle of the 20th century. The files generally contain clipped articles, papers, and some correspondence.
Additional transfers of records are expected from the Department of Politics on a continual basis.
Appraisal has been conducted in accordance with Mudd Library guidelines. No separations were made during the 2007 processing.
- Processing Information
This collection was processed by Daniel Brennan with assistance from Joshua Muketha '10 in June of 2007.. Finding aid written by Daniel Brennan in June of 2007..
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
Department of Politics records are closed for 25 years from their date of creation with the exception of those records that pertain to student academic performance or faculty personnel matters, which are restricted for 75 years. Restrictions beyond 25 years are noted in the relevant series descriptions and in the folder list. Series 5: Public Website 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:
Subject Files; Department of Politics Records, AC166, 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 36-37
- Other Finding Aids
Full text searching of this collection's archived website is available through the Archive-It interface.
Alexander Leitch's A Princeton Companion and the March 25, 1949 issue of the Princeton Alumni Weekly were consulted in preparation of the historical note.
- Princeton University
Corwin, Edward Samuel (1878-1963)
Mason, Alpheus Thomas, 1899-1989.
Whitton, John Boardman, 1892-1977