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63, "The Pursuit of Excellence", State of the University Address, 1983 October 10
Collection Description & Creator Information
The Office of the President Records: Harold T. Shapiro document the administration of Princeton's eighteenth president, Harold T. Shapiro through correspondence, memoranda, press releases, and other materials. Topics found in the records include University finances, alumni fundraising, and Princeton's 250th anniversary celebration. Also present are records documenting Shapiro's interactions with students, faculty, staff, and various academic departments.
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Records are closed for 30 years from the date of their creation. Materials older than 30 years that do not pertain to student academic performance, trustee issues, or faculty personnel matters are open. Records pertaining to applications for undergraduate admission found in Subseries 2C: Departments and Series 16: Students are restricted for 75 years from the date of the creation of the record.
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63, "The Pursuit of Excellence", State of the University Address; Office of the President Records: Harold T. Shapiro Subgroup, AC264, Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
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United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
University of Michigan.
Institute for advanced study Princeton, N.J.
Ivy League (Athletic conference)
Middlesex Somerset Mercer Regional Study Council
New Jersey Commission on Higher Education
Princeton University. Faculty.
Princeton University. Graduate School
Princeton University. School of Architecture and Urban Planning
Princeton University. School of Engineering and Applied Science
Princeton University. Trustees
Bowen, William G.
Shapiro, Harold T., 1935-