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Series 7: Engagements and Schedules, 1918-1959
Collection Description & Creator Information
- Scope and Contents
The Engagements and Schedules series documents Dulles's entire career, especially his service as Secretary of State. The series is composed of daily calendars which list who he was meeting and events he attended, as well as some personal and social appointments. Also included are travel itineraries and event schedules.
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Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research use.
- Conditions Governing 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.
- 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.
Series 12: Recordings (Box 538-540) contains cassette tapes, phonograph records, and reel to reel tapes, and Series 13: Moving Pictures (Box 541-543) contains film reels.
- Credit this material:
Series 7: Engagements and Schedules; John Foster Dulles Papers, MC016, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library65 Olden StreetPrinceton, NJ 08540, USA
- Storage Note:
- ReCAP (rcpph): Box 378-382
- Existence and Location of Copies
FOR DIGITIZED CONTENT: Most portions of Series 1 through Series 5 have been digitized and may be viewed or downloaded through this finding aid. To view materials, navigate to a specific folder, rather than an entire series or subseries.
Portions of this collection have been microfilmed. Copies of the microfilm are located in Series 22: Additional Papers in this collection.
The following sources were consulted during the preparation of the biographical note: "Dulles, John Foster." Current Biography , The H. W. Wilson Company, 1953. "Dulles, John Foster." Encyclopedia Britannica , 2008. Encyclopedia Britanica Online, accessed January 23, 2008. http://www.search.eb.com/eb/article-1936. "John Foster Dulles." Who's Who On The Web , accessed December 7, 2007. http://search.marquiswhoswho.com "Dulles, John Foster" by Richard H. Immerman. American National Biography Online Feb. 2000, accessed November 19, 2007. Copyright 2000 American Council of Learned Societies. Published by Oxford University Press. http://www.anb.org/articles/07/07-00085.html
- United Nations. General Assembly
United States. Department of State
Dulles, John Foster, 1888-1959.