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FILE — Box: 1, Folder: 1

Ab-Al (1 of 2), 1935-1986 Digital

Scope and Contents

From the Record Group:

The Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton, N.J.). Director's Office. General recordsconsist of correspondence, memoranda, reports, printed materials, and other documentation created or accumulated by Institute for Advanced Study Director's Office beginning with its foundation in 1930 and proceeding until approximately 2000. Materials include materials received by several directors and include correspondence with former Directors: Abraham Flexner, Frank Aydelotte, J. Robert Oppenheimer, Carl Kaysen, and Harry Wolf as well as Director's Office administrative staff.


  • 1935-1986

Conditions Governing Access note

Select materials in this collection are subject to the Institute for Advanced Study Archival Policy (1986).

Per the Institute for Advanced Study Archival Policy, Institute records remain under restriction for 30 years from the date of the record’s creation. Additionally, all institutional records related to personnel (including human resources record and/or records related to recommendation and/or appointment to the Institute) remain restricted for the lifetime of both the creator and subject.


From the Record Group: 37.0 linear feet (71 document storage containers)

Language of Materials

From the Record Group: English