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Subseries 1B: Africa, 1967-2001
Collection Description & Creator Information
- Scope and Contents
The Africa subseries includes research material, correspondence, memoranda, brochures, photographs (found in the "Confidential" folder), and notes related to his advocacy and work for the continent of Africa (especially South Africa) throughout his life. Most predominant are the handwritten notes on development, administrative charts, architectural drawings (found in the "Ford Foundation Confidential" folder), and other documentation related to the University of Zambia (UNZA), where Fields served as the Planning Officer through a Ford Foundation Fellowship in the early 1970s.
Original folder titles were kept when available.
The folders are arranged in alphabetical order by topic.
Appraisal has been conducted in accordance with Mudd Manuscript Library guidelines. Materials separated from this collection during processing in 2010 include duplicate journals and books already represented in the Princeton University Library.
- Processing Information
This collection was processed by Nicole Milano in 2010. Finding aid written by Nicole Milano in July 2010.
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
- 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:
Subseries 1B: Africa; Carl A. Fields Papers, AC365, 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): Boxes 3-5; 18