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George W. Perkins Jr. papers, 1895-1990, bulk 1909-1960

Series II: Personal Documents, 1910-1960

The bulk of this series is correspondence with friends and family, particularly with his mother, Evelina Perkins, his sister Dorothy (Polly) Perkins, his first wife, Katherine Trowbridge, and his second wife, Linn Merck Perkins. There are also notes and handbooks from his school days, papers documenting his participation in the 1908 and 1912 Republican Conventions, and drafts of a biography of his father, George W. Perkins, which was later used by Trumbull White for a book that was never published. This series also includes travel diaries from 1910 to 1931, some of which describe trips that were also photographed. The photographs are included in Series VI.

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Biography of George W. Perkins by George W. Perkins, Jr.



Box 22 Folder 7 to 10 Draft with Notes, 1920s, (4 Folders)



Box 23 Folder 1 to 4 Draft with Notes, 1920s, (4 Folders)


Box 23 Folder 5 to 7 Biography of George W. Perkins by Trumbull White--Draft, 1940s, (3 Folders)



Box 50 Folder 1 Biography of George W. Perkins--Notes, undated


Box 50 Folder 2 Browning School, 1906-1912



Box 54 Folder 1 to 3 Certificates and Diplomas, 1915-1960, (3 Folders)



Box 50 Folder 3 Clippings, 1919-1960


Correspondence


Box 50 Folder 4 Children, 1942



Box 24 Folder 1 to 5 Cuomo, Anthony, 1916-1917, (5 Folders)


Box 24 Folder 6 to 7 Engagement to Linn Merck, 1921, (2 Folders)


Box 24 Folder 8 to 9 Friends, 1912-1916, (2 Folders)



Box 25 Folder 1 to 10 Friends, 1912-1916, (10 Folders)



Box 26 Folder 1 to 4 Friends, 1912-1916, (4 Folders)



Box 50 Folder 5 Papers of George W. Perkins, 1960



Box 26 Folder 5 to 8 Perkins, Dorothy (Polly), 1912-1916, (4 Folders)



Box 27 Folder 1 to 7 Perkins, Dorothy (Polly), 1912-1916, (7 Folders)



Box 28 Folder 1 to 7 Perkins, Dorothy (Polly), 1912-1916, (7 Folders)



Box 29 Folder 1 to 7 Perkins, Evelina, 1912-1917, (7 Folders)



Box 30 Folder 1 to 7 Perkins, Evelina, 1912-1917, (7 Folders)



Box 50 Folder 6 to 7 Perkins, George W., Jr. to Linn Merck Perkins, 1920-1924, (2 Folders)



Box 31 Folder 1 to 3 Perkins, George W., Jr. to Linn Merck Perkins, 1920-1924, (3 Folders)


Box 31 Folder 4 to 7 Perkins, Linn Merck, 1919-1942, (4 Folders)



Box 32 Folder 1 to 8 Perkins, Linn Merck, 1919-1942, (8 Folders)



Box 33 Folder 1 to 2 Perkins, Linn Merck, 1919-1942, (2 Folders)


Box 33 Folder 3 to 7 Trowbridge, Katherine, 1916-1918, (5 Folders)



Box 34 Folder 1 to 5 Trowbridge, Katherine, 1916-1918, (5 Folders)


Box 34 Folder 6 Princeton Summer Camp, 1916


Box 34 Folder 7 George W. Perkins, circa, 1915


Box 34 Folder 8 Handwritten Notes, undated


Hill School


Box 34 Folder 9 General, 1910-1911



Box 35 Folder 1 General, 1912-1913



Box 53 Folder 1 Scrapbook, 1910-1913



Box 54 Folder 4 House in Washington--Drawing, undated



Box 50 Folder 8 New Testament , 1917


Princeton University



Box 35 Folder 2 General, 1913-1917


Box 35 Folder 3 Charter Club, 1917


Box 35 Folder 4 to 5 Class Day, 1916, (2 Folders)


Box 35 Folder 6 Student Handbooks, 1912-1916


Republican Convention


Box 35 Folder 7 1908


Box 35 Folder 8 1912


Travel Diary


Box 35 Folder 9 Central and South America, 1922


Box 35 Folder 10 Gibraltar, Algiers, Palermo, Naples, Athens, Istanbul, Vienna, 1931



Box 36 Folder 1 Maine, 1910