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Loth, David, 1899-1988
Woodrow Wilson, The Fifteenth Point by David Goldsmith Loth
Manuscripts Division
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1 box and 0.2 linear feet
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  • ReCAP (scarcpxm): Box 1


Consists of the printer's copy of journalist David Goldsmith Loth's biography Woodrow Wilson, The Fifteenth Point, dealing with Wilson's role in the writing of the Treaty of Versailles (1919).

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the printer's copy of Loth's biography Woodrow Wilson, The Fifteenth Point, dealing with Wilson's role in the writing of the Treaty of Versailles (1919).

Collection Creator Biography:

Loth, David, 1899-1988

David Goldsmith Loth was an American journalist, novelist, and biographer. He worked on newspapers in the U.S., Australia, and Spain, and as director of information for the U.S. Surplus Property Board, the Planned Parenthood Federation, Columbia University, and Finch College. He wrote biographies, mysteries, and works on public affairs.

Collection History


Gift of J.B. Lippincott and Company in 1941. AM12236.


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

Folder Inventory added by Hilde Creager '15 in 2013.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research/

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:

Woodrow Wilson, The Fifteenth Point by David Goldsmith Loth; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Existence and Location of Copies

Published under same title (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott and Company, 1941)

Subject Terms:
Manuscripts -- 20th century.
Presidents -- United States -- 20th century -- Biography.
Treaty of Versailles (1919)
World War, 1914-1918 -- Treaties.
Genre Terms:
Biographies -- 20th century.
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924.