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Collection Overview

Creator:
Sprout, Harold
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Harold Sprout Collection on the London Naval Conference (1930)
Repository:
Public Policy Papers
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/pc289j094
Dates:
1924-1933 (mostly 1927-1930)
Size:
2 boxes
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-2
Language:
English

Abstract

Harold Sprout was a professor of Politics at Princeton University. Consists of Sprout's collection of copies of papers in the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library (Iowa) pertaining to the London Naval Conference of 1930 which resulted in a treaty for the limitation of naval armaments and the exchange of information concerning naval construction between the United States, Great Britain, and Japan.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Consists of Sprout's collection of copies of papers in the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library (Iowa) pertaining to the London Naval Conference of 1930 which resulted in a treaty for the limitation of naval armaments and the exchange of information concerning naval construction between the United States, Great Britain, and Japan. Included are notes, correspondence, and reports of Herbert Hoover, Henry L. Stimson, Edward P. Bell, Charles F. Adams, and members of the American delegation to the naval conference.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Information about how this material was originally acquired is not available. A July 2004 accession was a gift from Elisabeth S. McDonald [ML.2004.017].

Archival Appraisal Information:

No information about appraisal is available for this collection.

Processing Information:

No information about the physical processing of this collection is available. Materials in a July 2004 accession were added to the collection. An EAD finding aid was created from a MARC record in .Inventory created by Tal Eisenzweig in August 2008.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

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:

Harold Sprout Collection on the London Naval Conference (1930); Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/pc289j094
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345