Contents and Arrangement

Series 3: History of Science Program, 1966-2002

2 boxes

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Consists of subject and faculty files, correspondence, departmental budgets, and course syllabi. Also included in the collection are statistical forms of 19th century Princeton alumni compiled for a research project by the Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies, records from the NDEA Institute for Advanced Studies in History, and records from a 1996 conference on American Conservatism.


The records remain in the same order in which they were received by the archives.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

Appraisal information was not recorded at time of processing.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Materials older than 30 years that do not pertain to student academic performance, trustee issues, or faculty personnel matters are open. Faculty personnel records in Series 1: 1962 Accession of Inactive Records are restricted for 75 years from the date of record creation. Student academic records in Series 4: NDEA Institute for Advanced Studies in History are restricted for 75 years from the date of record creation or for the lifetime of the student. Series 5, Series 6, and Series 7 are open.

Restrictions beyond 30 years are noted in the relevant series and folder descriptions.

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 3: History of Science Program; Department of History records, AC049, Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
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