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Collection Overview

Creator:
Holden, Arthur Cort
Title:
Arthur Cort Holden Papers
Repository:
Princeton University Archives
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/9g54xh670
Dates:
1940-1993
Size:
8 boxes
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-8
Language:
English

Abstract

Arthur Cort Holden was a member of the Princeton University Class of 1912. He went on to earn a graduate degree in architecture from Cornell University, and joined the New York City firm of McKim, Mead, and White, later forming his own firm and advising Frank Lloyd Wright on the design of the Guggenheim Museum in 1949. Consists of personal papers and correspondence of Arthur Cort Holden.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Consists of personal papers and correspondence of Arthur Cort Holden. The bulk of the material is non-professional in nature and is related to personal financial matters such as insurance and investments. Also included are printing invoices and correspondence pertaining to several of Holden's works including SONNETS FOR MY CITY (1965) and AT THE ROOTS OF THE URBAN CRISIS (1970).

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

Additional personal papers of Arthur Cort Holden can be found in the Arthur Cort Holden papers (CO767).

Processing Information:

A container list for this collection was created by Christie Peterson with assistance from Suchi Mandavilli '14 in November 2011. Finding aid updated by Christie Peterson in November 2011.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research use.

Conditions for Reproduction and 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.

Credit this material:

Arthur Cort Holden Papers; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/9g54xh670
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345

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Related Material:

Additional personal papers of Arthur Cort Holden can be found in the Arthur Cort Holden papers (CO767).

Subject Terms:
Architects -- New York (N.Y.) -- 20th century.
Names:
Princeton university
Holden, Arthur Cort
Medina, Harold R. (Harold Raymond), 1888-1990