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- Lytle, R. Ridgely, 1891-1980
- Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
- R. Ridgely Lytle World War I Collection
- Manuscripts Division
- Permanent URL:
- 1 box
- Storage Note:
- ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1
Consists of World War I memorabilia, letters, photographs, and documents collected by R. Ridgely Lytle (Princeton Class of 1913) when he was a delegate in the province of Luxembourg for the Commission for Relief in Belgium and, later, a member of the American ambulance drivers in France.
Collection Description & Creator Information
The collection consists of World War I memorabilia, letters, photographs, and documents collected by Lytle (Princeton Class of 1913) when he was a delegate in the province of Luxembourg for the Commission for Relief in Belgium and, later, a member of the American ambulance drivers in France. Included is a catalog of an exhibition of these and other materials held at Princeton University Library in 1916.
- Collection Creator Biography:
Lytle, R. Ridgely, 1891-1980
R. Ridgely Lytle was an Episcopal clergyman, pyschologist, and one of the founders of the American Foundation of Religion and Psychiatry.
No acquisition information is currently available.
- Archival Appraisal Information:
No appraisal information is available.
- Processing Information:
Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '15 in 2013.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
- Credit this material:
R. Ridgely Lytle World War I Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Permanent URL:
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA(609) 258-3184
- Subject Terms:
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Exhibitions.
World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Belgium.
World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Luxembourg.
World war, 1914-1918 -- War work -- France.
- Genre Terms:
- Correspondence -- 20th century.
Memorabilia -- 20th century.
Photographs -- 20th century.
Postcards -- 20th entury.
- Commission for relief in Belgium
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