Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Creator:
Lambert, Gerard B. (Gerard Barnes), 1886-1967
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Gerard Lambert Business Records Collection
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/n296wz169
Dates:
1926-1967
Size:
84 boxes and 37.5 linear feet
Storage Note:
ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1-84
Language:
English

Abstract

Consists of the business records of Gerard B. Lambert (Princeton Class of 1908), including correspondence, bills, invoices, and financial statements, which reflect his position as head of the Lambert Pharmacal Co. of St. Louis, developers and manufacturers of Listerine.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection consists of the business records of Lambert (Princeton Class of 1908), including correspondence, bills, invoices, and financial statements, which reflect his position as head of the Lambert Pharmacal Co. of St. Louis, developers and manufacturers of Listerine. In addition, there are two scrapbooks, one documenting Thomas E. Dewey's run for the Republican presidential nomination in 1940 and another filled with reviews of Lambert's autobiography, All Out of Step (1956).

Arrangement:

This is an unprocessed collection and remains in its original arrangement.

Collection Creator Biography:

Gerard B. Lambert (Princeton Class of 1908) was head of the Lambert Pharmacal Co. of St. Louis, which are the developers and manufacturers of Listerine.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Gift of the author.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

This is an unprocessed collection. The contents list provided is a preliminary inventory.

The collection inventory was created by Michael Heist in August 2007.

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:

Gerard Lambert Business Records Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/n296wz169
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184