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Menardos, Simos (1872-1933)
Princeton University Library Collection of Simos Menardos Materials
Manuscripts Division
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0.2 linear feet and 1 box
Storage Note:
  • Firestone Library (scamss): Box B-001840
Greek, Modern


Consists of autograph manuscript notes, notebooks, correspondence, and a copy of a legal document.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Consists of autograph manuscript notes by [Simos Menardos] and loose sheets containing names of several locations (toponyms) of Cyprus, written in Greek; notebooks with handwritten notes regarding history; correspondence with his wife Helenè„ Menardou; miscellaneous correspondence; and a copy of a prenuptial agreement.

Collection History


Gift of the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund (AM 2013-84; 2019-24; 2022-101).


No materials were removed from the collection during 2013 and 2019 processing beyond routine appraisal practices.

Processing Information

The collection was processed by Kalliopi Balatsouka in Decemebr 2021. Finding aid written by Kalliopi Balatsouka in December 2021.

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 Special Collections 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:

Princeton University Library Collection of Simos Menardos Materials; 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:
  • Firestone Library (scamss): Box B-001840