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Jansen, Marius B.
Marius B. Jansen Papers
Manuscripts Division
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11 boxes and 6.5 linear feet
Storage Note:
  • This is stored in multiple locations.
  • ReCAP (scarcpxm): Box 1-10
  • location_under_review: Boxes


Consists of personal papers of Marius B. Jansen, a Princeton professor of Japanese history.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Jansen's general correspondence, correspondence with the family of Leroy Lansing Janes, unpublished papers and lectures, lecture notes taken at Princeton and Harvard, publishing files, and materials related to the Princeton Class of 1944.


Unprocessed. But see contents list below.

Collection Creator Biography:

Jansen, Marius B.

Marius B. Jansen was a professor of Japanese history at Princeton University.

Collection History


Gift of Mrs. Marius Jansen in 2002 (2003-30).


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

The contents list for this collection was created by Jerome Jackson in June 2010.

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:

Marius B. Jansen Papers; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184
Storage Note:
  • This is stored in multiple locations.
  • ReCAP (scarcpxm): Box 1-10
  • location_under_review: Boxes