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Series 6: Biographical Materials, 1815-2002 (mostly 1939-2002)
Collection Description & Creator Information
- Scope and Contents
This series documents William Jovanovich's personal and family life and career history. Transcriptions and recordings of interviews with Jovanovich, articles focusing on his biography and career trajectory, publicity materials, and correspondence related to his many honorary degrees and awards reflect Jovanovich's public life, while personal and family memorabilia, correspondence, and a collection of materials related to Serbia and Montenegro document his private interests, collecting habits, and family history.
This series is arranged into three subseries.
No materials were separated during 2015 processing.
- Processing Information
This collection was processed by Kelly Bolding in June-August 2015, with assistance from Kristine Gift (GS) and Noga Zaborowski '18. Finding aid written by Kelly Bolding in August 2015.
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research, with the exception of audiovisual media that have not been digitized.
- 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 6: Biographical Materials; William Jovanovich Papers, C1505, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA
- Storage Note:
- This is stored in multiple locations.
- ReCAP (rcpxm): Boxes 56-58; 60
- Firestone Library (mss): Box B-000027
- Harcourt Brace & Company
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.
Arendt, Hannah, 1906-1975.
Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008.
Cozzens, James Gould, 1903-1978
Cummings, E.E. Edward Estlin 1894-1962
Dahlberg, Edward, 1900-1977
Eliot, T.S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965
Forster, E.M. (Edward Morgan), 1879-1970
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow, 1906-2001.
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974
McCarthy, Mary, 1912-1989.
McLuhan, Marshall, 1911-1980
Pritchett, V. S. (Victor Sawdon), 1900-1997
Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967.
Saroyan, William, 1908-1981.
Welty, Eudora, 1909-2001.
Wolff, Helen, 1906-1994
Woolf, Leonard, 1880-1969