Contents and Arrangement

Series 3: Subject Files, 1969-1996

28 boxes

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The Subject Files series contains articles, reports, court documents, and other materials collected by the ACLU during the course of their work. The main subjects are drugs, homelessness, and Supreme Court nominations, especially of Robert Bork. Other significant subjects in this series include campaign finance, discrimination, environmental equity and racism, school pension plans, state constitutions, and welfare.


The boxes are arranged alphabetically by subject.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

No materials were separated from this series during processing.


These papers were processed with the generous support of the National Historical Publications and Records Commission and the John Foster and Janet Avery Dulles Fund.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Any restrictions in this collection are noted in the inventory. If no restrictions are listed, materials are available for research use.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. For quotations that are fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For those few instances beyond fair use, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from the Mudd Library to move forward with their use.

Credit this material:

Series 3: Subject Files; American Civil Liberties Union Records: Subgroup 3, Subject Files Series, MC001-03-03, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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