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Film Stills Collection, 1908-1986

TC021 176 boxes 5514 items 73.9 linear feet
The Film Stills Collection consists of stills and publicity portraits of actors and actresses in the American film industry.

Warner Bros. Screenplays, 1928-1969

TC099 187 boxes 74.8 linear feet
The Warner Bros. Screenplays consists of a large collection of scripts for films produced by the Warner Bros. studio.

Environment and Ecology in Peru, I, 1993-2003

LAE038 2 boxes 1 linear feet
This collection contains pamphlets, bulletins, articles, reports, letters, flyers, and other miscellaneous items addressing a wide range of environmental issues in Peru, including conservation, environmental education and community initiatives, human health and the environment, legal and political issues, and mining.

Félix Bonfils Photographs Collection, 1867-1885

C0942 2 boxes 1.8 linear feet
The Félix Bonfils Photographs Collection consists of photographs taken by Bonfils in the second half of the 19th century of images and people in the eastern Mediterranean.

Woody Allen Papers, 1955-2012

TC002 56 boxes 10 items 26.8 linear feet
This collection contains writings by filmmaker and author Woody Allen. It includes copies of short stories, essays, articles, and the majority of Allen's films, along with original and various drafts of his prose work, plays and screenplays, some of which are either unpublished or unproduced.

Alternative Press from Venezuela, I, 1998-2004

LAE007 2 boxes 2 linear feet
The material in this collection consists of newspapers from Venezuela that are published outside the mainstream and commercial press.

Robert H. Moore, Jr. Files on Ernest Gordon, 1979-2015

C1496 1 box 0.4 linear feet
Consists of Robert Moore's files on Ernest Gordon (1916-2002), WWII veteran, author, and former Presbyterian dean of the Princeton University chapel, including correspondence, applications, programs, clippings, and other materials relating to Moore's nomination of Gordon for the 2002 Templeton Prize for Progress in Religion; the motion picture "To End All Wars" (2001) based on Gordon's book "Through the Valley of the Kwai" (1962) (including the DVD); Gordon's death; and CREED (Christians Efforts for the Emancipation of Dissidents). Correspondents include Gordon and other notable figures.

Princeton Internships in Civic Service Records, 2006-2020

AC485 38.3 GB
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Jeri Schaefer h69 was the executive director of PICS at the time of the transition and had custody of PICS operational records. Budgetary documentation, annual reports, grant information, and photographs of past interns and events make up the bulk of the records

Office of Development Donor Files, 1885-2014

AC240 204 boxes 4 items
The Office of Development is the centralized administrative unit which oversees Princeton University's many fundraising programs. Consists exclusively of closed donor files created and maintained by Princeton University's Office of Development. No other administrative records are included.

Ballet Folklórico de Princeton Records, 2006-2013

AC462 1 box 268 digital files
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This collection includes images and videos from Ballet Folklórico de Princeton performances from 2006‐2013.

Tiger Hockey Email Newsletters, 2007-2010

AC359 6 items
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Tom and Ellen Crane are the parents of a Princeton Class of 2010 men's hockey player. The collection consists of email newsletters written by the Cranes for the families and fans of the Princeton men's hockey team.
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Marten Van Heuven Papers, 1952-2016

MC224 6 boxes
Marten Van Heuven (1932- ) led a career in the United States foreign service, serving in several European countries, which culminated with his service as National Intelligence Officer for Europe from 1987 to 1991, a position responsible for the analysis of European and Canadian issues. Van Heuven's papers document his career in the United States foreign service and at RAND, and include his speech files, writings files, and correspondence.

Fund for Reunion records, 1985-2010 (mostly 1985-1995)

AC304 1 GB 1 box 1 digital file
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Fund for Reunion is a Princeton alumni organization supporting gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender alumni. The records contain correspondence, meeting minutes, newsletters and other items related to the activities of Fund for Reunion.

D. Van Nostrand Company Collection of Edward M. Crane, 1834-1969

C0719 26 boxes 15.1 linear feet
The D. Van Nostrand Company Collection of Edward M. Crane consists of correspondence, financial papers, documents, diaries, photographs, artwork, printed matter, and other papers of the American publishing consultant and former president of D. Van Nostrand Company Edward Matthews Crane (1922- ).

First One Hundred Days Collection, 2017

AC456 3 boxes 1 folder 618 digital files 1 websites
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The First One Hundred Days Collection is a collation of protest material created by members of the Princeton University community in response to the administration of Donald J. Trump, the 45th President of the United States. This collection contains various posters, flyers, photographs, and digital files from the Princeton University community's participation in campus and national activism efforts.
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2017-01-11 SPEAR Rally, 2017 January 11

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Students for Prison and Education Reform (SPEAR) co-sponsored a rally against solitary confinement at the New Jersey State Prison. Co-sponsors include: American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) NJ: American Friends Service Committee, Immigrants Rights Program and Prison Watch Program; Campaign to End the New Jim Crow, Trenton and Princeton Chapters; Health Professionals and Allied Employees, NJ; Integrated Justice Alliance; Jewish Alliance for Change; Lutheran Episcopal Advocacy Ministries, NJ; National Religious Campaign Against Torture; People's Organization for Progress; T'ruah, the Rabbinic Call for Human Rights; and the Unitarian Universalist Legislative Ministry, NJ.

Jessie Wilson Sayre Collection, 1886-1933

MC216 7 boxes
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Jessie Wilson Sayre was the daughter of U.S. President Woodrow Wilson and was a political activist. The Jessie Wilson Sayre Collection documents the close relationships amongst the Wilson and Axson families in the early twentieth century and provides details into their lives.

Princeton Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning, Intersex, Asexual (LGBTQIA) Oral History Project, 2017-2022

AC465 163 GB
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The LGBT Center supports and empowers lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA) students and employees by providing community-building, education, events and initiatives. During the summer, undergraduate and graduate students interview LGBTQIA alumni and current and former LGBTQIA staff and faculty to learn about their lives, particularly their experiences being LGBTQIA (out and not out) at Princeton, and their perceptions of the climate for LGBTQIA people at Princeton at different points in time.
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Acosta, Daniel (Class of 1988), 2017

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Acosta reflects on his childhood in Chicago and how he navigated his second generation Mexican-American identity. He discusses his arrival to Princeton and his involvement in Charter, the Aquinas Institute, and the Third World Center. He also speaks about the visibility of an "out" classmate, his refusal to experiment during the AIDs crisis, and how he learned about Gay life through books at Firestone Library. Finally, he reflects on how he came to terms with his identity and discrimination he received during and after his time at Princeton.

American Agrarians: Ideas of Land, Labor, and Food Oral Histories, 2019-2023

AC498 32 GB
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This undergraduate course was taught by Tessa Lowinske Desmond in collaboration with Princeton Theological Seminary. This collection contains the interviews from the class.
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2019 and 2022 Interviews, 2010-2023

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There are 40 interviews and occasionally, a photo of the interviewee. These interviews were conducted by Princeton University and Princeton Theological Seminary students for classes in 2019 and 2022 taught by Professor Tessa Desmond. The interviews are arrnaged by the interviewers name.
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Alison Morgan, 2019

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Alison Morgan is an acupuncturist and herbalist whose practice is based on her family's organic grain farm, Morganics Family Farm, in Hillsborough, NJ. Morgan believes that healthy living involves taking care of our bodies but also our interactions with the environment. Morgan discusses her approach to health and what it's like to practice Chinese medicine on the farm.

Critical Legal Studies Records, 1977-1995

MC297 8 boxes
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Critical Legal Studies was both a scholarly enterprise and a social movement within legal education, questioning the justice of law for people outside of existing power structures. The Critical Legal Studies Records represent the beginning of a Princeton University Library initiative to collect material such as correspondence, memos, newsletters, meeting programs, posters, and other materials that document the movement.

Covid-19 and Me Oral History Project Collection, 2020

AC489 0.1 GB
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This project hoped to bring together narratives of how people experienced the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic through oral history interviews.
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Amanada Ferrara, 2022

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Amanda Ferrara talks about growing up in a financially struggling single parent household in Western Massachusetts and how the experience taught her the value of education. Amanda also talks about how after getting her graduate degree, she worked as an archivist at Princeton before moving back to Massachusetts, she actively worked to diversify archival collections by including marginalized narratives typically excluded. She discusses her active role in critiquing and questioning decisions at Princeton that she saw as inequitable or exclusionary, and about her advocacy for change. Amanda discusses how during the pandemic she felt unsafe from the violence unfolding across the country in 2020, and how she couldn't participate in racial justice protests or address campus discrimination due to her pregnancy.

My Princeton Oral History Project Collection, 2020

AC488 0.1 GB
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The My Princeton Oral History Project creates a space for Princeton students, undergraduate and graduate, who feel left out of the dominant Princeton narrative by capturing and sharing their unique experience. This collection contains interviews conducted at any point during a student's tenure at Princeton.
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Laura Robertson (Class of 2024), 2020 January 15

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Laura discusses her upbringing across New York state and defining childhood experiences which determined her sense of self and affected her experience at Princeton. In addition, she discusses her potential plans for medical school, her work with food activism on and off campus, and her first few memorable experiences during Outdoor Action orientation. She also reflects on her sense of belonging within the Princeton community and her hopes for the future.

Princeton University Library Collection of Walter Livingston Wright Materials, 1925-1947

C0119 3 boxes 1.5 linear feet
Consists of manuscripts, correspondence, and documents of Walter Livingston Wright, Jr. (Princeton Class of 1921) relating to his work in Turkey, Princeton, and Washington, D.C., as well as papers of his father, Walter Livingston Wright (Class of 1892) who was president of Lincoln University (Pa.).

William McElwee Miller Collection of Bābī Writings and Other Iranian Texts, 1846-1923

C0723-1-47 47 Volumes
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Consists of 47 bound volumes of chiefly Babi texts in Arabic and Persian composed or copied between 1846 and 1923 and purchased by William McElwee Miller, a Presbyterian clergyman and a missionary in Iran from 1919 to 1962.
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48 sūrahs from the Aḥmadīyah, dates not examined

Incipit: هذا اللوح المسطور من شجرة الطور ليكون نورا لمن في السموات والارض وما بينهما كل بنور الله يهتدون سورة التحميد احدى عشر آيات محكمات عزيتة ظهورية بسم الله السلط السلطان الحمد لله الذي نزل الكتاب بالحق لا ريب فيه هدى للعالمين

Paterson Family Papers, 1750-1882

C0541 6 boxes 8.6 linear feet
Consists of selected papers of members of the Paterson family of New Jersey, chiefly those of William Paterson (Princeton Class of 1763), his father, Richard Paterson, his son, William Bell Paterson (Princeton Class of 1801), and twin grandsons, William and Stephen Van Rensselaer Paterson (Princeton Class of 1835). The collections provides 17th, 18th, and 19th-century source material for the history of the College of New Jersey and of the Colonial and post-Colonial history of the State of New Jersey.

Archivo de Jorge Díaz, circa 1910-2017 (mostly 1960-2007)

C1643 54 boxes 2 items
La colección consiste en manuscritos de las obras literarias de Jorge Díaz (particularmente obras teatrales, pero también incluye narrativa y poesía), guiones de radio y televisión, traducciones, correspondencia, fotografías, archivos digitales, documentos personales, y material impreso relacionado a su trabajo.

Hugh Moore Fund Collection, 1922-1972 (mostly 1939-1970)

MC153 31 boxes 2 folders 10 items
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The Hugh Moore Fund Collection consists of the files that belonged to Hugh Moore relating to his strong interest in the areas of world peace and world population. Moore established The Hugh Moore Fund in 1944 as a means of funding a number of organizations relating to these interests. Some of the materials in this collection pre-date 1944; these are the papers of organizations to which Moore belonged and which The Hugh Moore Fund supported.

Moses A. Lane Papers, 1852-1957 (mostly 1852-1885)

C1307 1 box 0.4 linear feet
Consists of selected papers of Moses A. Lane, a nineteenth-century career serviceman in the U.S. Navy, serving most of his time as a gunner. Much of the material relates to a tour (1852-1855) in the Mediterranean aboard the sloop of war St. Louis.

W. Howard Adams Collection, 1962-1968

C1346 1 box 0.2 linear feet
Collection consists of miscellaneous material relating to Black Mountain College and the Penland School of Arts and Crafts, collected by Adams, during his tenure as associate director of The Arts Council of America.

Alicia Ostriker Papers, 1956-2021

C0910 52 boxes 21 linear feet 1 GB 18,032 digital files
Alicia Ostriker (1937- ) is a Jewish-American feminist literary critic and poet whose work explores themes of family, social justice, Jewish identity, Biblical stories and characters, and the relationship between gender and literature. The collection consists of drafts of her poems, articles, nonfiction books, essays, reviews, and student writings, personal and professional correspondence with fellow poets, family, and friends, teaching and research files, drafts and recordings of lectures and readings, and subject files.

Department of Art and Archaeology Records, 1882-2017 (mostly 1925-1981)

AC140 14 boxes 2 items 1 websites
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The Art and Archaeology Department is one of the University's most distinguished academic departments, responsible for the education of students on the graduate and undergraduate level as well as the administration of the Princeton Art Museum. This collection consists of the records of the Department of Art and Archaeology, which include advisory council minutes; faculty files; gift records; correspondence; recommendations; project files; course lists; historical documents; and lists of images used in classes.

Malcolm Cowley Collection Related to The Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald, 1949-1950

C1323 1 box 0.2 linear feet
Consists of related correspondence, typescripts, editorial notes, and galley proofs for The Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald, A Selection of 28 Stores, published by Charles Scribner's Sons in 1951, which American author and critic Malcolm Cowley edited and introduced.

Selected Papers of Irina Skariatina, 1932-1944

C0350 1 box 0.4 linear feet
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Consists of papers of Irina Skariatina, reflecting her Russian emigre experience and her years as a war correspondent for Collier's during World War II.

French Revolution Collection, 1771-1821

C1062 1 box 0.2 linear feet
Consists of selected correspondence, manuscripts, and documents from the time of the French Revolution.

Alan Bell Sermons, 1815-1834

C0389 1 box 0.2 linear feet
Consists of the manuscripts of twenty-one sermons preached by nineteenth-century English clergyman Alan Bell.
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Augusto Pinochet Ugarte Case, 1998-2000

LAE047 604 items
This collection contains documents, declarations, correspondence and other public and private statements from Chilean as well as international organizations issued between 1998 and 2000 concerning the trial of Chilean president Augusto Pinochet Ugarte.

Wilkinson Collection of Mary Mapes Dodge, 1703-1955 (mostly 1869-1900)

C0114 8 boxes 2.70 linear feet
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Mary Mapes Dodge was an author and editor of St. Nicholas magazine. This collection consists of manuscripts and correspondence concerning St. Nicholas, and correspondence, documents, photographs, and memorabilia relating to the Dodge family.

Joseph O'Connor Papers, 1981-2020 (mostly 1989-2020)

C1652 23.2 linear feet 18 boxes 25.4 GB 762 digital files
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Joseph O'Connor is an Irish novelist, screenwriter, playwright, journalist, broadcaster, poet, and professor of creative writing. The collection consists of drafts, research, publicity, and recordings related to O'Connor's books and plays for radio, screen, and stage; as well as notebooks and diaries, correspondence, business and publicity files, and photographs.

Claude Fayette Bragdon Collection, 1899-1946

C1019 1 box 0.2 linear feet
Consists of correspondence of the American architect and author Claude Fayette Bragdon, as well as related printed material.

Jane Porter and Anna Maria Porter Collection, 1808-1850

C1174 1 box 0.2 linear feet
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Consists of selected material by and about the two Scottish sisters Jane and Anna Maria Porter, who were novelists in the first half of the 19th century.
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Princeton University Library Collection of American Revolution Materials, 1765-1783

C1284 2 boxes 0.8 linear feet
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Consists of selected correspondence, documents, and other materials related to the U.S. Continental Congress and the American Revolutionary War era. Materials span from the mid-1760s through the early 1780s, and many concern the state of New Jersey, among other areas.

Astrophysical Sciences Department Records, 1835-2017 (mostly 1867-1966)

AC157 40 boxes 1 websites
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The papers of the Astrophysical Sciences Department represent the original observation records, correspondence, and teaching documents of Princeton astrophysicists from 1835 to 1990.

Undergraduate Student Government Records, 1962-2022 (mostly 1982-1997)

AC185 7 boxes 6 items 2 websites 0.1 GB
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The Undergraduate Student Government (USG), established in 1975, was founded on the principles of representation and independence fostered during the student agitation and institutional reforms of the previous decade. The bulk of the collection consists of the records and publications of the Undergraduate Student Government from 1982 to 1997. Campaign and publicity records from the Princeton University Democrats, and student activism files from the office of Princeton University Professor Stanley Kelley are included in the collection as well.

Jack Randall Crawford Letters to Mason A. Stone, 1897-1901

C1322 1 box 0.2 linear feet
Consists of twenty-four letters of Jack Randall Crawford, Princeton Class of 1901, to his friend Mason A. Stone, who was a student at Yale University.
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Robert Kilburn Root Papers, 1914-1950

C0674 16 boxes 7.9 linear feet
Consists of scholar Robert K. Root's manuscript and notes for his annotated edition of Chaucer's Troilus and Criseyde (1926), as well as six diaries he kept between the years 1914 and 1920.

William Dean Howells Collection, 1863-1919

C0168 1 box 0.2 linear feet
Consists of correspondence and selected manuscripts of the American critic, novelist, poet, and playwright William Dean Howells.

Clay Project Records, 2016

AC440 22 digital files
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The Princeton Clay Project is an initiative launched in January of 2016 by two first-year undergraduate students, Avigail Gilad and Chiara Ficarelli, to raise funds and awareness for the Amal Scholarship Fund, which awards scholarships for Syrian refugees at the Za'atari Refugee Camp in Jordan to attend college. The Clay Project Records document the initiative's first semester of fundraising activities for the Amal Scholarship Fund.
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Clay Project Records, 2016

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The Princeton Clay Project is an initiative launched in January of 2016 by two first-year undergraduate students, Avigail Gilad and Chiara Ficarelli, to raise funds and awareness for the Amal Scholarship Fund, which awards scholarships for Syrian refugees at the Za'atari Refugee Camp in Jordan to attend college. The Clay Project Records document the initiative's first semester of fundraising activities for the Amal Scholarship Fund.

Richard Pleasant Papers, 1930-1970 (mostly 1940-1960)

TC056 12 boxes 5.2 linear feet
Consists of writings, correspondence, photographs, diaries, scrapbooks, press releases, newspapers, clippings, and miscellaneous material relating to Richard Pleasant, a founder of the Ballet Theatre.

Tēlemachos Alaveras Papers and Nea Poreia Archives, 1889-2010

C1408 97 boxes 2 items 39.3 linear feet
Consists of personal papers of Tēlemachos Alaveras, a prolific Modern Greek writer and editor of the literary magazine Nea Poreia for more than fifty years. He was also the president of the Literary Society of Thessalonikē and member of boards of many other organizations. Included also are the archives of Nea Poreia, as well as the personal papers of Alaveras's father, Chrēstos Alaveras.

Rae Family Estate Collection, 1800-1857

C1222 4 boxes 1.4 linear feet
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Consists of nineteenth-century legal and financial records relating to the estates of Scotchmen James Rae and his brothers, John and William, in England, Scotland, and Jamaica. These family records shed light on the economic conditions in Jamaica and the administration of estates there, which, in turn, reflect the island's social and racial conditions and the importance of trade between England and its colonies in the West Indies.
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Account book for the personal estate of William Rae with Wellwood Hyslop and Andrew Murray in Jamaica, 1837-1838

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Account book of the personal estate of William Rae kept with Wellwood Hyslop and Andrew Murray in Jamaica. The plantations mentioned are Arntully, Eccleston, Newfield, Petersfield, Mount Reserve, New Prospect, Rae's Town, Riverhead, Sherwood Forest, and Unity Valley. Also mentioned are accounts for the "Townhouse" and the house in Kingston.

Marshall Curtis Brown Collection, 1912-1914

C1347 2 boxes 1.45 linear feet
Consists chiefly of correspondence of Marshall Brown with members of his family during World War I. Also included are manuscript maps and photographs from the war.