Contents and Arrangement

Letters, 1832

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Correspondents include: P. Ayers, James Battern, M.D. Canfield, James G. Coleman, Aaron Ogden Dayton, Richard S. Field, William Halsted, William Laurie, Isaac McGaw, John C. Morrison, J.S. Nevius, J. Titus, and Chapman Warner.


This series is arranged chronologically with undated material at the end of the series.

Collection History


No material was separated during 2013 processing.

Processing Information

The materials in Box 10 have been treated for mold. Researchers should exercise caution when handling these materials.

Folder inventory prepared by Michelle Ripplinger, Class of 2012 in 2011 and processed by Holly Mengel in 2013.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

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:

Letters; Garret D. Wall Collection, C0467, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
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Files of the Works Progress Administration at Mudd Library include indexing record sheets for the Wall Collection compiled by the Federal Writers Project around 1940.

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Garret D. Wall Correspondence, 1809-1841 (MG 371) at the New Jersey Historical Society.

New Jersey. Court of Errors and Appeals
Wall, James W. (James Walter), 1820-1872