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Eugene Victor Rostow papers

Call Number: MS 1024
Scope and Contents

The papers consist of correspondence, subject files, writings, printed material, newspaper clippings, photographs, and memorabilia documenting the professional and personal life of Eugene V. Rostow, Yale Law School professor and dean.

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Original audiovisual materials, as well as preservation and duplicating masters, may not be played. Researchers must consult use copies, or if none exist must pay for a use copy, which is retained by the repository. Researchers wishing to obtain an additional copy of non-commercially produced items for their personal use should consult Copying Services information on the Manuscripts and Archives web site.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright status of collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies of commercially produced audiovisual materials contained in this collection cannot be made for researcher use outside of the repository.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Eugene V. Rostow, 1979, 1981, 1984, 1990, and 2000. Gift of the Estate of Eugene V. Rostow, 2003 and 2023. Transferred from the Yale Law School, 1982, and 2021.


The records are arranged by accession.

73.67 Linear Feet (103 boxes)
Related Names
Rostow, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1913-2002
Language of Materials