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Series 1: Writings, 1947-1980
Collection Description & Creator Information
- Scope and Contents
Consists of the writings of Caroline Gordon, including novels, nonfiction, short stories, plays, essays, and notebooks. Works include "The Glory of Hera," "Under the Mulberry Tree," and "The Christian Experience in Fiction" as well as others.
This series is arranged into ten subseries: Novels, Nonfiction, Anthology, Short Stories, Plays and Poems, Lectures, Essays, Dreams (transcribed notes), Notebooks, and Miscellaneous Notes and Unidentified Pages.
No appraisal information is available.
- Processing Information
This collection was processed by Barbara Volz and Jill Baron in 1984 and 2012, respectively. Finding aid written by Barbara Volz and Jill Baron in 1984 and 2012. Alyxandra Cullen '09 contributed to the biographical note. In 2021, Amy C. Vo added material to the Loose Notebooks subseries, and provided additional description.
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research use.
- Conditions Governing 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.
- 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:
Series 1: Writings; Caroline Gordon Papers, C0052, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA
- Storage Note:
- Firestone Library (mss): Boxes 1-29; B-001753
- Gordon family