Contents and Arrangement

IX: How We Can Help to Make Our Country Better, dates not examined

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The Roman and Arabic numerals on the documents were present in the collection before processing. The intended structure they imply has been preserved. Additionally, whenever a topic title was evident, it was used. In absence of a clear uniform title, the similar content of the essays led to the derivation of a descriptive title for the section.

Collection History


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Jennifer Groom in 1999. Finding aid written by Jannon Stein in 2000.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

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:

IX: How We Can Help to Make Our Country Better; Essays by Jewish-American Immigrant Women, C0880, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Related Materials

Winning essays were originally published in The Immigrant (New York City, New York: National Council of Jewish Women, 1921-1930)