Biography and History

A graduate of Princeton University (Class of 1886), Wilson Farrand went on to become headmaster of Newark Academy and a founding member of the College Entrance Examination Board.

Source: From the finding aid for C0155

  • Selected Papers of Wilson Farrand. 1878-1941 (inclusive).

    Call Number: C0155

    The collection contains selected papers of Wilson Farrand (Princeton Class of 1886), including correspondence, addresses, articles, and writings from his student days.

  • Woodrow Wilson Collection. 1837-1986 (inclusive), 1883-1924 (bulk).

    Call Number: MC168

    The Woodrow Wilson Collection consists of Wilson holdings which have been acquired by the Princeton University Library Department of Rare Books and Special Collections gradually over many years by purchase and gifts from many sources. The collection is rich in material prior to Wilson's presidential years, although it is not limited to this period; researchers will find materials documenting both the public and private life of Woodrow Wilson. Various types of information written by or about Wilson are present in the collection, including manuscripts, addresses, articles, correspondence, telegrams, legal documents, booklets, pamphlets, photographs, portraits, cartoons, newspapers and scrapbooks.