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Julian T. Buxton papers

Identifier: Mss 1034-016

Collection Overview

Papers consist of Buxton's original annotated typescript (bound), "Franklin J. Moses, Jr., the Scalawag Governor of South Carolina," a thesis presented to the Department of History, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Arts, April 26, 1950. Included are a letter and two postcards from southern historian, Frances B. Simkins, which contain critique of the thesis, along with comments and encouragement to publish. Also notes (author unknown) that evaluate specific pages.


  • Creation: 1950


Language of Material

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research. Formerly restricted until 2008.

Copyright Notice

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Biographical Note

Princeton alum, Julian T. Buxton, Jr., majored in history and lettered three times in football. He has served on Princeton's Board of Trustees and in 1977 received the Alumni Council Award for Service to Princeton. Dr. Buxton grew up in Sumter, South Carolina, and is currently (2002) a surgeon in Charleston, South Carolina.


2 folders (7 items) ; 8-28 cm.

Acquisitions Information

Materials donated by Julian T. Buxton.

Inventory of the Julian T. Buxton Papers, 1950
Processed by: Special Collections staff; finding aid created by: Special Collections staff
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Repository Details

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