Contents and Arrangement

Van der Post, Laurens (b. 1906), 1968 October 24-1970 August 11

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Includes 1 ALS, London, October 22, no year (2 pp.); 1 TLS, London, 1968 October 24 (1 p.); and 1 TLS, Aldeburgh, Suffolk, 1970 August 11 (1 p.)


Arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Collection History


No materials were separated during 2016 processing.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Teresa T. Basler in 2004. Finding aid written by Teresa T. Basler in 2004. The 2016 addition was processed by Kelly Bolding in December 2016, with assistance from Sophia Alvarez '18 and Fiona Bell '18. Finding aid updated by Kelly Bolding in December 2016.

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:

Van der Post, Laurens (b. 1906); Princeton University Library Collection of Raymond Mortimer Materials, C0271, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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