Contents and Arrangement

Correspondence, 1904-1923

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Consists of papers of Phoutrides. Included are 123 multi-page handwritten letters (most on Harvard University letterhead) to his sister and other close relatives, while he was in Athens, Cairo, and the United States from 1904 to 1923 (his last letter - Sept.1923). Description in detail of his short life, personal, professional, literary, and scholarly affairs. Included also are: a copy of his latest letter to Palamas, whose works he translated into English; the charter of the Hellenic Students Association of America (Helicōn); certificates; his wedding invitation; unpublished poems; and pamphlets.


Correspondence has been arranged by recipient(s) in a chronological order.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

No material was removed during 2013 processing.

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:

Correspondence; Aristides E. Phoutrides papers, C1443, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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