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J. Allen Fitzpatrick Collection

Identifier: DC116

Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials created by or pertaining to J. Allen Fitzpatrcik and his time as a faculty member and coach at The Lawrenceville School. It includes information about his service on the Fine Arts committee, as a director and chair of the Art department, materials realting to teaching art and humanities, and coaching ice hockey and lacrosse. Also included are some personal materials mostly related to his own artistic education and career.


  • 1970 - 2019

Conditions Governing Access

Some materials relating to evaluations, examinations, and other materials are restricted. Restricted Files are marked with a red sticker.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies and digital photographs may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Archivist. Researchers are responsible for determining any other copyright questions.


11.88 Cubic Feet (18 Boxes, 5 Half Boxes, 2 Over-sized Boxes. )

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The collection is arranged into seven series: Series 1: Academics; Series 2: Committees; Series 3: Correspondence; Series 4: Gruss Center for Visual Arts, 1988-2010; Series 5: Notebooks and planners, 1991-2010; Series 6 Sports; and Series 7: Subject Files. This Collection is arranged chronologicaly.

The files within the series are arranged Alphabetically by subject and the sub-series is arranged chronologicly.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

All materials in the collection were donated by J. Allen Fitzpatrick upon his retirement in the June 2019.

Related Materials

This collection conatined AV, Photographic, and Decorative Arts material which were seperated out. AV materials can be found with the rest of the AV collections. Photographs and slides can be found with the rest of the photographic collections. Decorative Arts objects can be found with the rest of the Decorative Arts collection.

Processing Information

This Collection was Processed by Stephanie Eder and Peter Steinberg in October 2019.

J. Allen Fitzpatrick Collection
In Progress
Stephanie Eder and Peter Steinberg
2019 October
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Repository Details

Part of the The Lawrenceville School Stephan Archives Repository

Box 6128
2500 Main St.
Lawrenceville 08648 U.S.A. US