Miscellaneous, 1898-1999 and undated

Scope and content:

Mainly clippings and printed material related to James B. Duke's life and his businesses, including memorial resolutions and articles. Also contains miscellaneous personal and family items, such as passports, a birth certificate, and tailoring dimensions. A scrapbook that originated after James B. Duke's death contains photographs and clippings related to James B. Duke' s involvement in hydroelectric power and other business and philanthropic interests.


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Collection restrictions:

Collection is open for research.

Access note. Some fragile letterbooks and other volumes require consultation with staff regarding safe handling.

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The copyright interests in the papers of James Buchanan Duke have not been transferred to Duke University. For further information, see the section on copyright in the Regulations and Procedures of the Special Collections Department.

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