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Weeks, Morris
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Morris Weeks Manuscripts
Manuscripts Division
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  • ReCAP (scarcpxm): Box 1


Consists of manuscripts of Hello Mexico (1970), a work by Morris Weeks (Princeton Class of 1934) which describes the history, government, and culture of the people of Mexico.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of notes, a corrected typescript, and two sets of galley proofs for Hello Mexico (1970), a work by Weeks (Princeton Class of 1934) which describes the history, government, and culture of the people of Mexico.

Collection Creator Biography:

Weeks, Morris

A graduate of Princeton University in 1934, Morris Weeks went on to become an editor of Look and Parade magazines in the 1940s and 1950. Later, he was an author and freelance writer. Weeks died in 1993.

Collection History


Gift of the author. AM 77-129.


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:

Morris Weeks Manuscripts; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
  • ReCAP (scarcpxm): Box 1

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Existence and Location of Copies

Published under same title (New York: Norton, 1970)

Subject Terms:
Manuscripts -- 20th century.
Mexico -- History.
Mexico -- Description and travel.
Mexico -- Politics and government.
Mexico -- Civilization.