The collection is partially processed, with folder titles generally referring to personal surnames or names of organizations.
When more than one individual with the surname is represented in a folder, it often is unclear if the individuals are members
of the same family.
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be
submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of
Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright
holder, which also must be obtained.