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Robert Serles Collection

Identifier: DC069

Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials from Serles' time at Lawrenceville. His schoolwork-- completed assignments and extracurricular activity information-- make up the bulk of the collection. It also includes some correspondence. The items in the collection range in date from 1923 to 1932.


  • 1923 - 1932

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

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.

Biographical / Historical

Robert Palmer Serles was born on June 16, 1908. He attended Lawrenceville from 1923 until 1930, when he graduated. He was a member of Griswold House. He graduated from Yale in 1934 and went on to become a lawyer.


0.83 Linear Feet (2 boxes)


This collection is arranged alphabetically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was purchased from Beverly Joan Albritton in December of 2000.


Appraisal was conduct in accordance with The Lawrenceville School Stephan Archives guidelines.

Processing Information

The processing of this collection was started by Casey Babcock in October of 2012. It was completed by Rebecca Driscoll in November of 2017.
Robert Serles Collection: Finding Aid
Rebecca Driscoll
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the The Lawrenceville School Stephan Archives Repository

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