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Collection Overview

Creator:
Coles, Julius E.
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Julius E. Coles Papers
Repository:
Public Policy Papers
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/qz20ss57s
Dates:
2002-2012
Size:
10 boxes and 2 items
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-10
Language:
English

Abstract

This collection documents Julius Coles's long career in public affairs, notably his service with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and with Africare. It contains speeches, briefing materials, grant proposals, brochures, correspondence, reports, clippings, and audiovisual materials.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

This collection documents Julius Coles's long career in public affairs, notably his service with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and with Africare. It contains speeches, briefing materials, grant proposals, brochures, correspondence, reports, clippings, and audiovisual materials.

Arrangement:

The order in which these materials were sent to Princeton has been maintained.

Collection Creator Biography:

Julius E. Coles was the director of Africare, an African-American-led non-profit organization for development aid to Africa, from 2001-2009. Following his graduation from Morehouse College, where he received his B.A. in 1964, and Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, where he received the Masters of Public Affairs in 1966, Coles served in the U.S. Government Foreign Service until 1994. Subsequently, he served as the director of Howard University's Ralph J. Bunche International Affairs Center (1994-1997) and Morehouse College's Andrew Young Center for International Affairs (1997-2002).

Collection History

Acquisition:

Gift of Julius E. Coles in 2009 [ML.2009.025]. Additional shipments received January through March 2010, as well as August and September 2012 [ML.2012.035] and [ML.2012.038].

Archival Appraisal Information:

No material was separated during accessioning in 2012.

Processing Information:

This collection was processed by Regine Heberlein in 2010. Digital material in Series 5 was processed by Elena Colon-Marrero in 2015 A MARC record and finding aid were created at this time. Materials in two subsequent accessions in August 2012 were added to the collection, some materials were moved into archival boxes, and the finding aid was updated by Maureen Callahan at this time.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

These materials are open for research, with the exception of series 6, which will be closed until 2022.

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:

Julius E. Coles Papers; Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/qz20ss57s
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345