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- Lucy Kleppel Collection on the Democratic National Convention
- Public Policy Papers
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Lucy Kleppel traveled from Evanston, Illinois to Miami in 1972 to volunteer at the Democratic National Convention. The collection consists of material she gathered there.
Collection Description & Creator Information
The collection consists of material gathered at the Democratic National Convention in Miami in 1972, such as Democratic National Committee pamphlets and reports, telephone directories and rolls of delegates, George McGovern campaign material and press releases (including material addressing equal rights for women and women in government), convention issues of various newspapers, clippings, copies of the official convention newspaper "Democrats in Convention," Lucy Kleppel's shuttle bus pass and volunteer badge, and a postcard she typed home to her family.
Materials are arranged in the order in which they were received from the donor.
- Collection Creator Biography:
Lucy Kleppel traveled from Evanston, Illinois to Miami in 1972 to volunteer at the Democratic National Convention.
Donated by Lucy Kleppel in January 1998 (ML.1998.04).
- Archival Appraisal Information:
Campaign buttons may have been separated from the collection.
- Processing Information:
This collection was processed by Phoebe Nobles in 2019.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
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, 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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Lucy Kleppel Collection on the Democratic National Convention; 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