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Collection Overview

Creator:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections
Title:
Music Performance at Princeton Collection
Repository:
Princeton University Archives
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/37720c74n
Dates:
1875-2007
Size:
11 boxes and 1 folder
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-11
Language:
English

Abstract

Concerts and recitals by Princeton University's many musical clubs and organizations, as well as performers from outside the University have been standard fare on capus since the 19th century. The collection consists of reports, concert programs, posters, articles, schedules, flyers, correspondence, and photographs pertaining to performances of music on the Princeton University campus and performances elsewhere by University-affiliated groups.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection consists of reports, concert programs, articles, schedules, flyers, correspondence, and photographs pertaining to performances of music on the Princeton University campus and performances elsewhere by University-affiliated groups.

Arrangement:

This collection is arranged in a single series, with similar items generally grouped near each other.

Collection History

Acquisition:

The bulk of this collection was transferred to Mudd Library from Firestone Library, where it was previously part of the Theater Collection, in 1997. Several donations of additional materials directly to Mudd Library have occurred subsequently, the most recent in 2008.

Additions:

Occasional donations of additional materials are expected indefinitely.

Archival Appraisal Information:

Appraisal has been conducted in accordance with Mudd Library guidelines.

Processing Information:

This collection was processed and the finding aid contents updated by Alina Serafini, and EAD and MARC records were updated by Christie Peterson in November 2010.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The 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.

Credit this material:

Music Performance at Princeton Collection; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/37720c74n
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345

Find More

Related Material:

Significant additional materials similar to items in this collection can be found in the Historical Subject Files Collection (AC109). Finding aid available online at: http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/kw52j807s.

The Mendel Music Library holds numerous recordings of groups represented in this collection.

Publication Note:

Varnum Lansing Collins' Princeton; Thomas Jefferson Wertenbaker's Princeton: 1746-1896; and various files in the Historical Subject Files Collection were consulted during the preparation of the Organizational History.

Subject Terms:
Concerts -- New Jersey -- Princeton.
Performances -- New Jersey -- Princeton.
Genre Terms:
Programs.
Names:
Friends of Music at Princeton
Princeton university