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Collection Overview

Creator:
Gerould, James Thayer, 1872-1951
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
James Thayer Gerould Papers on Jonathan Edwards
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/3197xm12t
Dates:
1931-1937
Size:
1 box and 0.4 linear feet
Storage Note:
ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1
Language:
English

Abstract

Consists of selected papers of James Thayer Gerould, Princeton librarian (1920-1938), accumulated during the preparation of a bibliography of the works of Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758), Congregational clergyman and Princeton president.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection consists of selected papers of Gerould, Princeton librarian (1920-1938), accumulated during the preparation of a bibliography of the works of Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758), Congregational clergyman and Princeton president, which was published in 1940 by Thomas H. Johnson. Included are correspondence with various university and public libraries, notes, lists, typescripts, and Princeton University Press galley proofs (1937) for the work entitled, The Printed Writings of Jonathan Edwards, 1703-1758: A Bibliography.

Collection Creator Biography:

Gerould, James Thayer, 1872-1951

James Thayer Gerould was librarian of Princeton University Library (1920-1938), a founder of the Association of Research Libraries, and the author of The Printed Writings of Jonathan Edwards, 1703-1758: A Bibliography.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Bequeathed from the author.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

Folder inventory added by Feng Zhu '14 in 2013.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

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:

James Thayer Gerould Papers on Jonathan Edwards; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/3197xm12t
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184

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Alternative Form Available:

Publication by Thomas H. Johnson: The Printed Writings of Jonathan Edwards, 1703-1758: A Bibliography (Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1940)

Subject Terms:
College presidents -- New Jersey -- Princeton -- 19th century.
Presbyterian Church -- New Jersey.
Genre Terms:
Correspondence.
Librarians -- New Jersey -- Princeton.
Names:
Presbyterian church in the U.S.A.
Princeton university
Edwards, Jonathan, 1703-1758.
Johnson, Thomas Herbert.