Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Creator:
McKenzie, Alexander, 1830-1914
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Alexander and Kenneth McKenzie Correspondence
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/fb494843t
Dates:
1867-1917
Size:
1 box and 0.25 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1
Language:
English

Abstract

The collection consists of letters addressed to McKenzie, a Boston clergyman, and his son Kenneth (1870-1949), an educator, from a variety of prominent persons in the late 1800s and early 1900s.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Consists of letters addressed to McKenzie, a Boston clergyman, and his son Kenneth (1870-1949), an educator, from a variety of prominent persons in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Most of the letters refer to professional requests and courtesies between the McKenzies and their correspondents. The collection includes letters from Edward Everett Hale, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Henry Cabot Lodge, Charles Eliot Norton, Theodore Roosevelt, Henry van Dyke, Booker T. Washington, and Woodrow Wilson, among others.

Arrangement:

Arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Collection Creator Biography:

Alexander McKenzie was a Boston clergyman, and his son Kenneth McKenzie (1870-1949), was an educator.

Collection History

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for research use.

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:

Alexander and Kenneth McKenzie Correspondence; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/fb494843t
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184