Contents and Arrangement

Great Palaces - American, Putnams, 1961-1967

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Much, though not all, of the original order of the records had been disrupted before the collection arrived at the library. Processing archivists intellectually organized the collection into two series: Publication Files and Administrative Files, though materials physically remain in the order in which they were received.

Collection History


Roughly 8 linear feet of newspaper clippings and personnel files were removed during 2019-2020 processing.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Kelly Bolding and Faith Charlton in 2019-2020, with assistance from Vicki Principi, Alice Griffin, Matthew Oakland '20, Julia English '19, Carlos Giron '21, Zora Arum '21, Benjamin Roberts '22, Rose Gilbert '20, and Alia Wood '20. Finding aid written by Kelly Bolding and Faith Charlton in February 2020.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. For instances beyond Fair Use, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

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:

Great Palaces - American, Putnams; Weidenfeld & Nicolson Records, C1615, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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