The Student Correspondence and Writings Collection contains original materials from the university archives that document aspects of student life as experienced by students at Princeton University. Materials included in this collection either date from the period that the student attended Princeton or the content of the correspondence and writings directly relates to the student's time at the university.
Notes within the contents list provide further details on the contents of individual folders.
Many of the items which comprise the Student Correspondence and Writings Collection have been cataloged individually, and are searchable through the Princeton University Library's online catalog . The information presented in the folder list of this finding aid duplicates that found in the online catalog records.
The documents which comprise the Student Correspondence and Writings Collection have been collected by the Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library over a span of several years, primarily beginning in the 1990s. Whenever possible, accession numbers have been included with folder descriptions. In 2009, many items which were formerly a part of the General Manuscripts Collection were moved to the Student Correspondence and Writings Collection.
Archival Appraisal Information
Appraisal has been conducted in accordance with Mudd Library guidelines.
This collection was processed by Mudd Library Staff. Finding aid written by Daniel Brennan in March 2009. Description of AR.2014.070 created by Ada Rauch '17.
Additional student correspondence and writings will be added to the collection as accrued by the University Archives.
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. For quotations that are fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For those few instances beyond fair use, users must submit the Publication and Broadcast Form. The Trustees of Princeton University hold copyright to all materials generated by Princeton University employees in the course of their work. For materials where the copyright is not held by the University, in addition to completing this form for Princeton, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them.
Student Correspondence and Writings Collection; 1768-2009, Princeton University Archives, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.