Contents and Arrangement

Series 3: Miscellaneous Material, 1918-1991

2 boxes

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Includes cards and postcards, copies of artwork, postage stamps, pamphlets, envelopes and folders, newspaper clippings, posters, and a copy of William Shehadi's book about Gibran's work.


Folders are arranged in alphabetical order by subject.

Collection History

Custodial History

All material was collected by William H. Shehadi.


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Dina Britain on April 10, 2007. Finding aid written by Dina Britain on April 10, 2007.

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:

Series 3: Miscellaneous Material; William H. Shehadi Collection of Kahlil Gibran, C1178, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
  • Firestone Library (mss): Box 2

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William Shehadi's Kahlil Gibran, A Prophet in the Making (published by The American University of Beirut, 1991) consulted for the organization of the manuscripts.

Gibrán, Kahlil, 1883-1931
Shehadi, Albert
Shehadi, William