Princeton University. Office of the President.
Office of the President Records : Jonathan Dickinson
to Harold W. Dodds Subgroup
1746-1999 (mostly 1830-1869)
94.57 linear feet, 192 archival boxes, three half-size archival boxes,
21 9 x 11 boxes, 1 15 x 12 box, 7 15 ½ x 12 boxes, 2 14 ½ x 18 ½ boxes, 1 15 x
19 box, 1 20 x 24 box, and 38 custom boxes
This collection contains records relating to Princeton University presidents
from Jonathan Dickinson, who served in this capacity from 1746 to 1747, to Harold W.
Dodds, whose tenure spanned the period from 1933 to 1957. It brings together both
primary and secondary materials pertaining to individual presidents as well as the
office of the president itself. The Princeton University Presidents' Records
document the lives and accomplishments of each president with varying completeness,
as well as the functions of their office.