Carol Evans Collection on Adlai E. Stevenson
Held at: Princeton University Library: Public Policy Papers [Contact Us]
This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Princeton University Library: Public Policy Papers. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.
Overview and metadata sections
Carol Evans was secretary to Adlai Stevenson from 1948 to 1961 and served as assistant editor of The Papers of Adlai E. Stevenson from 1972-1979.
Consists of papers retained by Carol Evans while she was secretary (1948-1961) of Stevenson and, later, assistant editor of The Papers of Adlai E. Stevenson (1972-1979), which were edited by Walter Johnson. Included are copies of general correspondence (1954, 1957-1961) of Stevenson (Princeton Class of 1922), some of his notes, correspondence with Evans, and photographs, as well as tape recordings of tributes after his death, interviews with Evans about him, and Evans' personal (1953-1965) and editorial (1972-1978) correspondence.
The order in which these materials were sent to Princeton has been maintained.
Arranged in the following order: copies of Stevenson's correspondence (1954, 1957-1961); Stevenson's notes, miscellaneous correspondence, tape recordings, photographs; Evans' correspondence (1953-1958, 1972-1978); reviews, etc. of The Papers of Adlai E. Stevenson.
Acknowledged as a gift from Carol Evans in July 1980.
This is an unprocessed collection. An EAD finding aid was created from the MARC record by Cristela Garcia-Spitz in 2006. The contents list provided is a preliminary inventory created in Archivists Toolkit in
No information about appraisal is available for this collection.
- Public Policy Papers
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- Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research use.
- Use Restrictions
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, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from the Mudd Library to move forward with their use.