Contents and Arrangement

Booth Tarkington Letter to Robert Underwood Johnson, 1924 October 24

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Consists of a two-page handwritten letter from Tarkington to Robert Underwood Johnson (1853-1937) regarding politics and Tarkington's upcoming travels.


Arranged in order of acquisition.

Collection History


AM 2018-48

Custodial History

This is an open collection for the addition of miscellaneous, small accessions related to Booth Tarkington. It was begun with material previously placed in the Manuscripts Division's General Manuscripts Miscellaneous Collection.


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

Folder inventory added by Hilde Creager '15 in 2012.

Finding aid updated by Kelly Bolding in November 2017.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing 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.

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:

Booth Tarkington Letter to Robert Underwood Johnson; Princeton University Library Collection of Booth Tarkington Materials, C0717, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
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