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University of Pennsylvania Press
Governing Board and Historical Records, undated and 1951 - 1954

UPB 60.2

1 Cubic ft.

Access to collections is granted in accordance with the Protocols for the University Archives and Records Center.

This collection has not been fully processed. The following preliminary inventory is available.


Box 1


One folder, containing descriptions of source materials dealing with 17th and 18th Century American History (includes the Lippincott Collection, owned by the Historical Society of Pa.)



An envelope containing descriptions of the Penn Papers also from Collection of Historical Society of Pa.



History of the University Press (1 folder)












Tenth Anniversary report







One folder, containing Governing Board Meetings of the University Press (Minutes, expense statements, correspondence 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, Reports of the Editorial Committee)



One folder (Labeled A-G)




Descriptions of Collections of papers, records, etc. (Examples: the Historical Society of Pa. Collection of material relating to the American Colonial Period, the Pa. Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery Collection of materials relating to the slavery question, etc.)



One folder (Labeled H-Z)




Descriptions of Volumes of Correspondence, reports, papers, the majority of which concern some aspect of Philadelphia in the 18th Century. (Many journals; genealogical data)