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Collection Overview

Creator:
Thielen, Benedict, 1902-1965
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Benedict Thielen Letters to Frederic Roderigo Gruger, Jr
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/9p290938v
Dates:
1918-1962
Size:
1 box and 0.2 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1
Language:
English

Abstract

Consists of letters by American novelist Benedict Thielen (Princeton Class of 1923) to Frederic Roderigo Gruger, Jr.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection consists of letters by Thielen (Princeton Class of 1923) to Frederic Roderigo Gruger, Jr., dating from their college years at Princeton and Yale, respectively, until a few years before Thielen's death, as well as some photographs and printed matter. Many of the letters are in French.

Arrangement:

Arranged chronologically.

Collection Creator Biography:

An American novelist, Thielen was the author of such works as Deep Streets (1932), Dinosaur Tracks and Other Stories (1937), and Friday at Noon (1947).

Collection History

Acquisition:

This collection was the gift of Mr. Frederic R. Gruger, Jr. in 1985.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '2015 in 2012.

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:

Benedict Thielen Letters to Frederic Roderigo Gruger, Jr; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/9p290938v
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184