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Columbia University, 1935-1939
Collection Description & Creator Information
The collection consists of personal and professional writings, correspondence, printed documents, and other materials of Gauss. The bulk of the writings consist of annotated drafts for essays, lectures, and books he authored and edited. Also included are personal wirings, such as diaries, notebooks, and unpublished poetry. The bulk of the correspondence is professional in nature. However, some personal correspondence with family members and close friends is included. The subjects of much of the correspondence pertains to his tenures as professor and dean at Princeton. Memorabilia, photographs, printed material, and miscellaneous emphemera Gauss collected, span his days in Ann Arbor and Princeton. Included here are group photographs, newspaper clippings, pamplets, and calling cards. There are also some documents pertaining to Gauss's wife and family.
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No appraisal information is available.
These papers were processed with a general operating support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State.
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- Access Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
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- Credit this material:
Columbia University; Christian Gauss Papers, C0310, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA
- Storage Note:
- Firestone Library (mss): Box 58
- American Association for a Democratic Germany
American Committee on Democracy and Intellectual Freedom
World Federalists, USA
Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association
Modern language association of America
Phi beta kappa
Princeton University. Dept. of Modern Languages
Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972.