Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections
Title:
Princeton University Architectural Presentation Boards
Repository:
Princeton University Archives
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/s4655g572
Dates:
1929-2005 (mostly 1971-2001)
Size:
1 folder and 726 items
Language:
English

Abstract

This collection contains presentation boards related to the design, construction, renovation and expansion of Princeton's grounds and buildings. In addition, the boards include those used for planning purposes, student housing strategies, insurance purposes and recording of features such as fallout shelters, and electrical feeders. The boards primarily include floorplans, artistic renderings, elevations and campus footprints.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Consists of presentation boards related to the design, construction, renovation, and expansion of Princeton University's grounds and buildings. In addition, the boards include those used for planning purposes, student housing strategies, insurance purposes, and the recording of features such as fallout shelters and electrical feeders. The boards primarily include floorplans, artistic renderings, elevations, and campus "footprints." The collection also includes a set of architectural renderings of Whitman College that are not mounted. For the most up-to-date information on the Architectural Presentation Boards (including new accruals), please see the database online at: <a href="http://rbsc.princeton.edu/databases/architectural-presentation-boards">Princeton University Architectural Presentation Boards</a>.

Arrangement:

The boards are organized alphabetically by building and each building group is arranged chronologically. Found at the end of the alphabetical listing are boards related to planning for co-ed housing, general campus boards and aerial photographs, as well as new accruals. Note: Board numbers 113, 458 and 526 are non-extant.

Collection History

Processing Information:

This finding aid was updated by Annalise Berdini in February 2018.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for research use.

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.

Other Finding Aids:

Additional information is contained in a database which can be keyword searched: Princeton University Architectural Presentation Boards

Credit this material:

Princeton University Architectural Presentation Boards; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/s4655g572
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345