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Princeton and the 1918 flu epidemic

The recent issue of the Princeton Alumni Weekly has an article by Mark F.

Did Santa Always Look like Santa?

Santa Claus is now enthroned as the popular icon of Christmas.

Did Santa Always Look like Santa?

Santa Claus is now enthroned as the popular icon of Christmas.

More blogging on blogs

According to their own website, The Prox “is a blog about campus life, issues, and events at Princeton University hosted by The Daily Princetonian and written by staff from several departments, including Opinion and Web.” We like it because it …

This blog will make you smarter!

The Mudd Manuscript Library was pleased to learn that its blog was named one of the “100 Blogs That Will Make You Smarter” by Online Universities.com. See for yourself–look under the section “Higher Education”.

Happy Halloween!

The Cotsen Children’s Library opened to the public eleven years ago today.

Happy Halloween!

The Cotsen Children’s Library opened to the public eleven years ago today.

New Accessions: August and September 2008

The list below includes information on items and collections accessioned in August and September 2008. There were no Public Policy Papers accessioned during this period.

Dulles centennial talk and reception

In honor of the centennial of John Foster Dulles’s graduation from Princeton University, the Seeley G.

Political cartoon exhibition reveals common themes of American presidential elections

Through Sunday, Jan. 4, 2009 · Milberg Gallery, Firestone Library Curator’s tours of the exhibit on Sept. 28 and Nov. 2. at 3 p.m.

IRT Subway Posters available online

Digitizing The Subway Sun and The Elevated Express “No More Standing In Line”, “New Tunnel to Brooklyn”, “The Shrunken Nickel”…These are a few of the headlines in The Subway Sun and The Elevated Express which passengers read while riding on …

Mudd Library New Accessions, July 2008: More than Meets the Eye

This month’s highlighted accession is a Princeton University flag signed by director Michael Bay, Shia Lebouf, and other cast members of Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (accession number: AR.2008.108) .

From Diploma to Diplomat: Princeton exhibition honors John Foster Dulles

“John Foster Dulles: From Diploma to Diplomat,” a new exhibition at the Seeley G.

1748 Charter and Early Trustees Minutes Available Online.

The earliest document held by the Princeton University Archives, the 1748 Charter of the College of New Jersey, along with the first two volumes of the University’s Board of Trustees Minutes, have been digitized and are now available online through …

Mudd Library New Accessions: May/June 2008

The list below includes information on items and collections accessioned in May and June 2008. As always, anyone interested in additional information about the accessions listed below should contact the library through our general email account.

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