Contents and Arrangement

Institute for Advanced Study, 1930, 1958, 1969-1973

1 box
Restrictions may apply. See Access Note.

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


No arrangement has been performed on the files in Series 2: Carl W. Schafer Files, 1930-1982 (bulk 1972-1982). They remain in the original order in which they were received in the archives.

Collection History

Processing Information

Container lists for this collection were created by Suchi Mandavilli '14 and Eleanor Wright '14 in October 2011. Finding aid updated by Christie Peterson in October 2011.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Due to the presence of faculty and staff personnel information this collection must be reviewed for potentially restricted records before access is given. Please contact the University Archives at least 48 hours prior to your visit. Materials older than 30 years that do not pertain to student academic performance, or faculty personnel matters are open.

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:

Institute for Advanced Study; Office of the Vice President for Finance and Treasurer Records, AC233, Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
  • Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 7

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Related Materials

An additional 57.5 linear feet (46 boxes) of records documenting Schafer's term as treasurer (1972-1976) as well as his time as financial vice president and treasurer (1976-1987) can be found in Series 5 of AC128 Office of the Treasurer Records.

Other Finding Aids

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

Princeton University
Princeton UniversityOffice of the Vice President for Administrative Affairs.
Firstenberg, Paul B., 1933-
Spies, Richard R.