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Cullen, Charles T., 1940- : Charles T. Cullen Papers, 1975-2009

Papers of the seventh president of the Newberry Library, 1986 to 2005, during which Cullen led two successful Capital Campaigns and a building renovation. Prior to his arrival at Newberry, Cullen worked as a senior research historian and editor of "The Papers of Thomas Jefferson" at Princeton University. The creation of the Public Programs Department, a database system called NLCindex, the Development Office, and the Encyclopedia of Chicago History were major projects of Cullen's tenure. Includes personal and professional correspondence, subject files, memos to staff members, invitations to Cullen and the Newberry, and speeches by Cullen.
Extent: 41.2 linear feet - (89 boxes, 3 oversize boxes)
Subjects: Newberry Library
Call Number: NL Archives 03/07
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