Contents and Arrangement

McCracken, Robert J., 1956

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The files in Series 1: Honorary Degree Recipient Files, 1749-1991 are arranged alphabetically by degree recipient's last name.

Collection History

Processing Information

Container lists for this collection were created by Christie Peterson with assistance from Suchi Mandavilli '14 and Eleanor Wright '14 in December 2011. Finding aid updated by Christie Peterson in December 2011. Finding aid updated by Annalise Berdini in February 2018.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing 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.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

McCracken, Robert J.; Honorary Degree Records, AC106, Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
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Related Materials

Photographs of many of the honorary degree recipients can be found in the Historic Photograph Collection Individuals Series (AC067) or the Campus Life Series (AC112).

Other Finding Aids

Honorary degree recipients are searchable as part of the Honorary Degree Index.

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