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James B. Gray Scrapbooks


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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Gray, James B., fl. 1850s

James Gray was an American historian.

The collection consists of 10 scrapbooks of newspaper clippings compiled by Gray from various newspapers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Subjects include slavery and other contemporary social and political issues, and there are holograph transcriptions of articles from the Pennsylvania Inquirer regarding a course of public lectures given by Rev. John Lord.

AM 2000-24.

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

Scrapbooks, 1850-1852. 10 folders.
Physical Description

10 folders

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