R. Ridgely Lytle World War I Collection
Held at: Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division [Contact Us]
This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.
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R. Ridgely Lytle was an Episcopal clergyman, pyschologist, and one of the founders of the American Foundation of Religion and Psychiatry.
The collection consists of World War I memorabilia, letters, photographs, and documents collected by Lytle (Princeton Class of 1913) when he was a delegate in the province of Luxembourg for the Commission for Relief in Belgium and, later, a member of the American ambulance drivers in France. Included is a catalog of an exhibition of these and other materials held at Princeton University Library in 1916.
No acquisition information is currently available.
Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '15 in 2013.
No appraisal information is available.
- Manuscripts Division
- Finding Aid Date
- Access Restrictions
The collection is open for research.
- Use Restrictions
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
Primarily of soldiers in a hospital.Physical Description