Contents and Arrangement

Photocopy of a letter from Philip Morin Freneau to Francis Childs and envelope, 1795 January 11

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Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists of selected correspondence (both original and copies), receipts, and manuscripts of Freneau. Correspondents include Peter Freneau, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison. Included is one manuscript sheet of a play by Freneau titled The Spy.

Collection History



Custodial History:

The collection was formed as a result of a Departmental practice of combining into one collection material of various accessions relating to a particular person, family, or subject.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

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:

Photocopy of a letter from Philip Morin Freneau to Francis Childs and envelope; Philip Morin Freneau Collection, C1061, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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