Contents and Arrangement

Radio Communication and Coverage, 1946-1948

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Arranged alphabetically by division or document type.

Collection History

Custodial History

This collection was donated to the East Asian Studies Department at Princeton University by the estate of Tristan E. Beplat.


Materials were not processed prior to transfer. No materials were separated from this collection during accessioning in 2005.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Cheryl Oestreicher in 2005. Materials were arranged into four series, and collection and series level descriptions and a file-level inventory were developed. Finding aid written by Adriane Hanson in January 2008.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.

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.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Radio Communication and Coverage; Tristan E. Beplat Papers, MC222, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
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Related Materials

Collections at the Mudd Manuscript Library of particular relevance to the Beplat papers are the papers of Harry Dexter White, who worked in the U.S. Department of the Treasury during World War II and influenced U.S. international economic policies, and the papers of three individuals involved in international finance and banking: Edwin W. Kemmerer, Fred I. Kent, and Hans A. Widenmann.


The following sources were consulted during the preparation of the biographical note: Resume of Tristan E. Beplat; Tristan E. Beplat Papers, Box 1, Folder 7; Public Policy Papers, Special Collections, Princeton University Library. "Tristan E. Beplat, 85, Banker Who Aided Japan After War," by Kenneth N. Gilpin. The New York Times, December 3, 1997.

Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers. Economic and Scientific Section