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Perry, Glen C. H. (Glen Crossman Hayes), 1903-
Glen C.H. Perry Papers
Manuscripts Division
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6 boxes and 2.5 linear feet
Storage Note:
  • ReCAP (scarcpxm): Box 1-6


This collection consists of works, lecture note cards, correspondence, an audio tape, and printed matter of American journalist and publicist Glen C. H. Perry (Princeton Class of 1926).

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

The Glen C.H. Perry Papers consists of works, lecture note cards, correspondence, an audio tape, and printed matter of Perry (Princeton Class of 1926). The collection contains the typed manuscript with author's corrections of Dear Bart (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1982), a personal narrative about World War II, and the typed manuscripts of articles, speeches, and lectures by Perry in his capacity as public relations director of Du Pont. There is correspondence regarding seminars, lectures, and meetings in which he participated, as well as congratulatory letters to him upon joining Du Pont as assistant public relations director (1944) and on being named director (1965). Also included is a tape of a radio interview on the New York radio station WRVR entitled "The Function of Public Relations."


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

Collection Creator Biography:

Perry, Glen C. H. (Glen Crossman Hayes), 1903-

Glen Crossman Hayes Perry (Princeton Class of 1926) was an American journalist and publicist.

Collection History


Gift of the author.


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

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. For instances beyond Fair Use, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

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:

Glen C.H. Perry Papers; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
  • ReCAP (scarcpxm): Box 1-6