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Morris Weeks Manuscripts


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

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Weeks, Morris

A graduate of Princeton University in 1934, Morris Weeks went on to become an editor of Look and Parade magazines in the 1940s and 1950. Later, he was an author and freelance writer. Weeks died in 1993.

The collection consists of notes, a corrected typescript, and two sets of galley proofs for Hello Mexico (1970), a work by Weeks (Princeton Class of 1934) which describes the history, government, and culture of the people of Mexico.

Published under same title (New York: Norton, 1970)

Gift of the author. AM 77-129.

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

"Hello Mexico" Author's research, notes, and typescript with author's corrections, 1969. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

"Hello Mexico" Author's master set, 1969. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

"Hello Mexico" Author's galleys, 1969. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

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