Princeton University History
Collections with Divisional Holdings
Historical Photograph Collection: Slides series
Consists of several hundred lantern slides and 35mm slides containing images of Princeton University, primarily the campus and buildings, but also students, faculty and staff. Includes slide shows associated with specific Princeton classes, for example, the class of 1912, as well as slide shows used to promote the university to external audiences, for example, during recruitment trips in the 1970s.
Senior Thesis Collection
The collection contains the senior theses of Princeton undergraduates. Not every senior thesis completed by a Princeton student is represented in this collection, as some science-related theses are held at the Lewis Library. Most of the senior theses remain in their original format, however select volumes have been converted to microfiche.
Department of Sociology Records
This collection consists of seven research reports written by faculty members in the 1960s. Research subjects include family life in modern Turkey, phrase structure grammar, econimic cooperation and the mining industry in Liberia, and antisemitism in Wetstern Europe.
Frustrated Administrators Committee Records
Consists of meeting announcements and a brief history of the Frustrated
Princeton University Library Records
The Princeton University Library Records consists of the files of the University Librarian and other Library administrators and departments, as well as of the Friends of the Princeton University Library. Materials in the record group include correspondence, reports, publications, clippings, minutes, press releases, proposals, statistics, photographs and other audiovisual materials, and microfilm.
Consortium for Assistance to the University of Petroleum and Minerals records
Consists of financial materials, reports, meeting agendas and minutes, correspondence, and a copy of the Consortium agreement.
Arthur Eschenlauer Correspondence with Janet Copeland Eschenlauer
The collection consists of correspondence from Eschenlauer to his girlfriend and future wife, Janet Copeland, during his time at Princeton. The letters document student life at Princeton in the 1950s, pertaining to academics as well as to extra-curricular activities. Eschenlauer writes about his experiences as a member of the marching band, concert band, and the Cloister Inn. The collection also includes a small amount of correspondence to Eschenlauer's parents, and a copy of his valedictory address.
Princeton Mime Company Records
Consists of programs, flyers, reviews (largely from the Daily Princetonian), photographs, rehearsal schedules, and correspondence of the Princeton Mime Company.
Marsha Rosenthal Course Materials and Student Activism Materials
Marsha Rosenthal Course Materials and Student Activism Materials is a collection documenting the experience of Marsha Rosenthal, Class of 1976, during her time as an undergraduate at Princeton. The collection reflects both her academic interests at the University as well as her organizational involvement. Spanning the years 1968-1982, the collection illustrates campus climate in the 1970's concerning many important issues such as women's rights, the Vietnam War, and race relations.
Washington's Birthday Celebration Records
Consists of collected programs, odes, schedules, and clippings pertaining to the University's commemoration of Washington's birthday throughout its history.
You are currently only seeing content in the Princeton University Archives. You can also explore Princeton University History material in all divisions.