Contents and Arrangement

Series 2, Correspondence, 1928-1969

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


This collection contains reports, constitutions, by-laws, minutes, lists of members, and correspondence of the Princeton chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. The correspondence relates mostly to administrative matters – replacement of lost keys, membership enquiries, and invitations to various organizational functions.


Arranged chronologically.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

Photographs have been removed to the Historical Photograph Collection.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for research use, with the exception of one folder in Series 1, "Lists of Members and Officers" (Box 2, Folder 3), which contains student information that is restricted for 75 years from the date of creation.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

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. The Trustees of Princeton University hold copyright to all materials generated by Princeton University employees in the course of their work. If copyright is held by Princeton University, researchers will not need to obtain permission, complete any forms, or receive a letter to move forward with non-commercial use of materials from the Mudd Library. For materials where the copyright is not held by the University, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. If you have a question about who owns the copyright for an item, you may request clarification by contacting us through the Ask Us! form.

Credit this material:

Series 2, Correspondence; Phi Beta Kappa Records, AC034, Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
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Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 3