- Collection Overview
- Collection Description & Creator Information
- Access & Use
- Collection History
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- Grose, Peter, 1934-
- Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
- Peter Grose Papers
- Public Policy Papers
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- 4 boxes
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Peter Grose is an editor and specialist on the history of intelligence. The Peter Grose Papers document Grose's research on Allen Dulles, the origins and early years of the Central Intelligence Agency, and the Soviet Union.
Collection Description & Creator Information
The Peter Grose Papers document Grose's research on Allen Dulles, the origins and early years of the Central Intelligence Agency, and the Soviet Union. The papers include writings, subject files consisting of research notes and photocopied sources, and a small number of photographs. Of note is the Central Intelligence Agency's declassified history of Allen Dulles's tenure at the CIA. The collection also includes readings and other materials from a Yale seminar on Cold War intelligence taught by Grose.
The order in which these materials were sent to Princeton has been maintained.
- Collection Creator Biography:
Peter Grose is an editor and specialist on the history of intelligence. Grose was an editor for the New York Times and Foreign Affairs. He held a position at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, where he completed his historical work on international insurance and published a book on deregulation of the global electricity industry, Power to People. Other works by Grose include his biography of Allen Dulles, Gentleman Spy, and Operation Rollback: America's Secret War Behind the Iron Curtain.
Gift of Peter Grose in January 2008 . The accession number associated with this donation is ML.2008.005.
Addition of materials in Box 4 donated in October 2016 . The accession number associated with this donation is ML.2016.031.
- Archival Appraisal Information:
No materials were separated from this collection during processing in 2008 or 2016.
- Processing Information:
This collection was processed at accession. Accession record, MARC record, and inventory created by Daniel A. Santamaria in March 5, 2008 and updated in August 21, 2008. Finding aid updated by Rachel Van Unen in December 2016.
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.
- Other Finding Aids:
A detailed memoranda on the materials in Box 4 is available at the Mudd Library.
- Credit this material:
Peter Grose Papers; Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
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- Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library65 Olden StreetPrinceton, NJ 08540, USA(609) 258-6345