Contents and Arrangement

Subseries 1D: Documents, dates not examined

2 boxes

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists primarily of letters received by Josephine Perry Morgan before and after her marriage to Junius Spencer Morgan. There is also correspondence of Junius Spencer Morgan and their daughter Sarah Morgan Gardner and correspondence between various Perry family members including Josephine Perry Morgan's parents, Alexander J. Perry and Josephine Adams Perry. In addition, the collection contains diaries, financial papers, photographs and other miscellaneous memorabilia.


Arranged by genre of material.

Collection History

Custodial History:

The collection was formed as a result of a departmental practice of combining into one collection manuscript material of various accessions relating to a particular author.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

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:

Subseries 1D: Documents; Morgan Family Papers, C0553, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 44-45