- Collection Overview
- Collection Description & Creator Information
- Access & Use
- Collection History
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- Evans, Carol.
- Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
- Carol Evans Collection on Adlai E. Stevenson
- Public Policy Papers
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- 6 boxes
- Storage Note:
- Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-6
Consists of papers retained by Carol Evans while she was secretary (1948-1961) of Stevenson and, later, assistant editor of The Papers of Adlai E. Stevenson (1972-1979), which were edited by Walter Johnson.
Collection Description & Creator Information
Consists of papers retained by Carol Evans while she was secretary (1948-1961) of Stevenson and, later, assistant editor of The Papers of Adlai E. Stevenson (1972-1979), which were edited by Walter Johnson. Included are copies of general correspondence (1954, 1957-1961) of Stevenson (Princeton Class of 1922), some of his notes, correspondence with Evans, and photographs, as well as tape recordings of tributes after his death, interviews with Evans about him, and Evans' personal (1953-1965) and editorial (1972-1978) correspondence.
The order in which these materials were sent to Princeton has been maintained.
Arranged in the following order: copies of Stevenson's correspondence (1954, 1957-1961); Stevenson's notes, miscellaneous correspondence, tape recordings, photographs; Evans' correspondence (1953-1958, 1972-1978); reviews, etc. of The Papers of Adlai E. Stevenson.
- Collection Creator Biography:
Carol Evans was secretary to Adlai Stevenson from 1948 to 1961 and served as assistant editor of The Papers of Adlai E. Stevenson from 1972-1979.
Acknowledged as a gift from Carol Evans in July 1980.
- Archival Appraisal Information:
No information about appraisal is available for this collection.
- Processing Information:
This is an unprocessed collection. An EAD finding aid was created from the MARC record by Cristela Garcia-Spitz in 2006. The contents list provided is a preliminary inventory created in Archivists Toolkit in
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:
Carol Evans Collection on Adlai E. Stevenson; Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Permanent URL:
- Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library65 Olden StreetPrinceton, NJ 08540, USA(609) 258-6345
- Subject Terms:
- Editors -- United States -- 20th century -- Correspondence.
- Genre Terms:
- Audio tapes.
- Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965