Subseries 1E: Ledgers
This collection is stored at Mudd Manuscript Library.
Requests will be delivered to Princeton University Archives, MUDD Reading Room
Collection Creator: Princeton
University. Office of the Treasurer..
Extent: 55 volumes
Materials older than 40 years that do not pertain to student academic performance or
discipline, trustee issues, or faculty personnel matters are open.
Subseries 1E: Ledgers includes 55 ledgers documenting the financial
transactions of the college from the 19th through the early 20th centuries. The
earliest ledger, titled "Ledger of the Trustees of the College of New Jersey"
dates from 1769 and is the only colonial binding on any official record held
within the University Archives. The ledger also includes a bookbinder's ticket
identifying the binding as the work of Philadelphia bookbinder John Dean. The
bookbinder's ticket is engraved in silver and signed.
The ledgers are arrangement chronologically.
Subseries 1E: Ledgers; 1769-1925; Office of the Treasurer Records, Princeton University Archives, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.