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The Great Circle by Carlton Beals


Held at: Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division [Contact Us]

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Beals, Carlton, 1893-1979

During a long career as a journalist, Carlton Beals visited forty-two countries and covered revolutions and guerilla uprisings in Mexico, Nicaragua, and Cuba, as well as Mussolini's rise to power in Italy. He held many teaching posts in the U.S. and Latin America, was the author of numerous books, and a member of various educational and archaeological expeditions throughout the world.

The collection consists of the printer&s copy of Beals's travel book The Great Circle (1940), containing descriptions of his travels in Tunisia, Russia, Mexico, Spain, Italy, Turkey, and Germany.

Published under same title (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1940)

Gift of J.B. Lippincott Company in 1941. AM 12240.

Folder Inventory added by Hilde Creager '15 in 2013.

No appraisal information is available.

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Access Restrictions

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.

Collection Inventory

pp. 1-66, 1940. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

pp. 67-121, 1940. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

pp. 122-192, 1940. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

pp. 193-320, 1940. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

pp. 321-370, 1940. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

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