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National Commission on Freedom of the Press, 1943-1944
Collection Description & Creator Information
The majority of the collection consists of correspondence related to military life during World War I, the formation and activities of the League of Nations, and the administration of the Rockefeller Foundation in the 1920s through 1940s. Frequent correspondents include Newton D. Baker, Admiral Richard Byrd, Sir Eric Drummond, Huntington Gilchrist, John D. Rockefeller, Jr., and Arthur Sweetser. To a lesser extent, the collection contains articles, book reviews, reports, and speeches, mostly pertaining to World War I or the Rockefeller Foundation. A small number of photographs of Fosdick and his associates are also included.
- Archival Appraisal Information:
No information about appraisal is available for this collection.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
Collection is open 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:
National Commission on Freedom of the Press; Raymond Blaine Fosdick Papers, MC055, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library65 Olden StreetPrinceton, NJ 08540, USA
- Storage Note:
- Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 12
- Anti-saloon League of America
United States. War Dept. Commission on Training Camp Activities
The Rockefeller Foundation
League of Nations.
Institute of International Research
New York (N.Y.). Commissioner of Accounts
Baker, Newton Diehl, 1871-1937
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957
Rockefeller, John D., Jr. (John Davison), 1874-1960