Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Creator:
McIlwain, Charles Howard, 1871-1968
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Charles H. McIlwaine Papers
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/1544bp127
Dates:
1707-1946 (mostly 1894-1946)
Size:
5 boxes
Storage Note:
ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1-5
Language:
English

Abstract

Author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning book The American Revolution (1923), Charles H. McIlwaine (Princeton Class of 1894) was a professor of history and government at both Princeton (1905-1910) and Harvard University (1926-1946). His papers include notes, lectures, and other miscellaneous personal papers.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Consists of selected papers of McIlwain, including papers, notes, and lectures as a student (Princeton Class of 1894) and professor (1905-1910) at Princeton University, and lectures, articles, and student theses as a professor of history and government (1926-1946) at Harvard University. Also included are letters and reviews concerning his Pulitzer Prize-winning book The American Revolution (1923), letters from the Committee to Frame a World Constitution (1946), and other miscellaneous personal papers.

Arrangement:

This is an unprocessed collection and remains in its original arrangement.

Collection Creator Biography:

Author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning book The American Revolution (1923), Charles H. McIlwaine (Princeton Class of 1894) was a professor of history and government at both Princeton (1905-1910) and Harvard University (1926-1946).

Collection History

Acquisition:

Transferred from Mudd Library.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

This is an unprocessed collection. The contents list provided is a preliminary inventory.

The collection inventory was created by Michael Heist in August 2007.

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:

Charles H. McIlwaine Papers; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/1544bp127
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184