Contents and Arrangement

DK State Dept. Performance Files, 1977-2005

1 folder
Restricted Content

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Materials remain in their original order as received from the donor.

Collection History


Approximately 0.25 linear feet of personal materials from the 2014 donation were returned to the donor. No materials were separated from the August 2017 donation.

Processing Information

Materials were placed into archival housing upon acquisition in early 2014 and a preliminary file list was created. Collection-level notes were written by Rachel Van Unen in July 2014. No physical processing or arrangement was done at this time. Materials in the August 2017 donation were added to the collection by Rachel Van Unen.

Materials in the August 2018 and July 2019 donations were added to the collection by Will Clements. Some materials were removed from accordion files and scrapbooks and placed in folders during the processing of these accessions. Additionally, personally identifiable information has been line redacted from some documents.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

This file is restricted during the lifetime of Daniel Kurtzer due to the presence of personally identifiable information.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. For instances beyond Fair Use, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

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:

DK State Dept. Performance Files; Daniel C. Kurtzer Papers, MC271, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345
Storage Note:
  • Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box S-000009

Find More

Related Materials

There are also materials related to Daniel Kurtzer in the Council on Foreign Relations Records (MC104) and the Woodrow Wilson School Policy Seminar Papers (AC103).

United States. Foreign Service