Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Creator:
Strong, Philip G. (Philip Grandin), 1901-1971
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Philip G. Strong Collection on Espionage
Repository:
Public Policy Papers
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/dv13zt23j
Dates:
1776-1970 (mostly 1930-1965)
Size:
30 boxes
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-30
Language:
English

Abstract

Consists mainly of printed matter collected by Strong (Princeton Class of 1922) relating to the field of strategic and scientific intelligence and espionage.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Consists mainly of printed matter collected by Strong (Princeton Class of 1922) relating to the field of strategic and scientific intelligence and espionage. Included are copies of partial bibliographies of Allen W. Dulles' works and his reports, speeches, and articles; many government publications, court cases, Senate bills, speeches, and articles by persons other than Strong; military intelligence reports; reports of the Royal Commission on Espionage (1953-1955) concerning Soviet espionage in Australia; and a large file of newspaper and magazine clippings (1933-1970) concerning spies and espionage.

Also present are a small amount of personal correspondence, a diary, genealogical material, and photographs, including one of Mata Hari.

Collection Creator Biography:

Philip G. Strong was a member of the Princeton University Class of 1922.

Collection History

Acquisition:

The papers in the Philip G. Strong collection were received by Princeton in 1968.

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. An EAD finding aid was created from a MARC record in 2007. A collection-level description and inventory were created in Archivists Toolkit in 2008 and the EAD finding aid was updated at this time.

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:

Philip G. Strong Collection on Espionage; Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/dv13zt23j
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345