Biography and History

The Princetoniana Committee was formed by the Alumni Council in 1981 with the mission of proactively collecting worthy items of Princetoniana on the University's behalf. Since that time the Committee's efforts have broadened to include sporadic exhibits, oral history projects, and a webpage containing information about Princeton traditions.

Alfred Bush is the retired Curator of Western Americana at Princeton University Library.

Robert Hollander '55 is Professor of European Literature and French and Italian, Emeritus, Princeton University.

James McPherson is Professor of American History, Emeritus, Princeton University.

Source: From the finding aid for AC259

  • Princetoniana Committee Oral History Project Records. 1994-2015 (inclusive).

    Call Number: AC259

    The Princetoniana Committee was formed by the Alumni Council in 1981 with the mission of proactively collecting worthy items of Princetoniana on the University's behalf. The Princetoniana Committee Oral History Project (POHP) Records consist of oral history interview transcripts from two separate oral history projects and related materials.