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Collection Overview

Collector:
Kerney, James, 1873-1934
Title:
James Kerney Collection on Woodrow Wilson
Repository:
Public Policy Papers
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/fn106x94m
Dates:
1910-1927
Size:
1 box
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1
Language:
English

Abstract

James Kerney was a newspaper editor and publisher in New Jersey. The James Kerney Collection on Woodrow Wilson consists of speeches, correspondence, photographs, and printed material of and about Woodrow Wilson collected by James Kerney and dating from Wilson's tenure as governor of New Jersey and president of the United States.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The James Kerney Collection on Woodrow Wilson consists of speeches, correspondence, photographs, and printed material of and about Woodrow Wilson collected by James Kerney and dating from Wilson's tenure as governor of New Jersey and president of the United States.

Arrangement

The James Kerney Collection on Woodrow Wilson is arranged alphabetically.

Collection Creator Biography:

Kerney, James, 1873-1934

James Kerney, born in 1873, was a liberal newspaper publisher in Trenton, New Jersey. He edited the Trenton Evening Times and was the vice-president of the Trenton Times Company. He was the author of author of The Political Education of Woodrow Wilson, published in 1926. Kerney died of pneumonia in Baltimore in 1934.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Gift of James Kerney, Jr. and John E. Kerney in 1967 .

Appraisal

No information about appraisal is available for this collection.

Processing Information

This is an unprocessed collection. The contents list provided is a preliminary inventory.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

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.

Credit this material:

James Kerney Collection on Woodrow Wilson; Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/fn106x94m
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345

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Related Materials

This collection is part of a group of over 20 collections held at the Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library related to Woodrow Wilson, which can be located by searching for the subject "Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924" on the Princeton Finding Aids website or in the Princeton Library Main Catalog.

Please see Woodrow Wilson: A Guide to Selected Resources in the Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library for more particulars.

Bibliography

The "James Kerney Obituary," Time Magazine, April 16, 1934 http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,769867-2,00.html and Link, Arthur S., ed., The Papers of Woodrow Wilson, vol. 21, 1976, were consulted during preparation of the biographical note.

Genre Terms:
Correspondence.
Names:
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924.