Series 5. Athletics

18.06 linear feet, 43 boxes

This collection is stored at Mudd Manuscript Library.

Requests will be delivered to Princeton University Archives, MUDD Reading Room .

Collection Creator: Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library..

Dates: 1869-2005.

Extent: 18.06 linear feet, 43 boxes

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.


The Athletics series consists of files on athletic pursuits at Princeton, from intramural sports and the once-mandatory physical education classes to Princeton’s sports teams and the Olympic pursuits of Princetonians. The bulk of the series consists of files on sports teams.


Folders are arranged alphabetically within several general categories: general, health and physical education, intramurals, the Olympics, and sports. Files pertaining to several sports are arranged chronologically.

Preferred Citation

Series 5. Athletics; 1869-2005; Historical Subject Files Collection, Princeton University Archives, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.

    Title Date Container
    General 1916-2004 Explore Multiple Containers
    Health and Physical Education 1869-2002 Explore Multiple Containers
    Intramurals 1871-1999 Explore Multiple Containers
    Olympics 1895-1996 Explore Multiple Containers
    Sports 1869-2005 Explore Multiple Containers

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