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Subseries 1A: Alphabetical Correspondence, 1930-1977
Collection Description & Creator Information
The Frank W. Notestein Papers document his position as a leader in the field of population and fertility research through his involvement at Princeton University as the Director of the Office of Population Research and as a faculty member (although the papers do not include substantial information on his classes or students), as well as through his work with the Population Council and the Population Association of America. It also documents his significant advisory role to both the United Nations and the United States Government. The Frank W. Notestein Papers include mostly typewritten letters and notes to and from Notestein, as well as some handwritten information, including demographic research, and typewritten and printed copies of papers and speeches. Dr. Ansely J. Coale, Notestein's successor at the OPR, also contributed significantly to this group of papers through his own correspondence and reports.
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The Alphabetical Correspondence subseries is arranged alphabetically by folder title (assigned by Notestein, Coale, or a secretary).
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The collection is open for research use.
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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, any copyright vested in the donor has passed to Princeton University and researchers are free to move forward with use of materials without anything further from Mudd Library. For materials not created by the donor, where the copyright is not held by the University, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. In these instances, researchers do not need anything further from the Mudd Library to move forward with their use. If you have a question about who owns the copyright for an item, you may request clarification by contacting us through the Ask Us! form.
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Subseries 1A: Alphabetical Correspondence; Frank W. Notestein Papers, MC184, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
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- Council on foreign relations
United States. Bureau of the Census.
The Rockefeller Foundation
Milbank Memorial Fund
Population association of America
Princeton University. Office of Population Research.
Berelson, Bernard, 1912-1979.
Coale, Ansley J. (1917-2002)
Lorimer, Frank, 1894-1985
Taeuber, Irene B. (Irene Barnes), 1906-1974