Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Creator:
The Princeton Tiger
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections
Title:
The Princeton Tiger Records
Repository:
Princeton University Archives
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/6m311p31p
Dates:
1920-1985
Size:
4 boxes, 1 folder, and 2 items
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-4
Language:
English

Abstract

The Princeton Tiger is the nation's second oldest college humor magazine. The collection consists of the administrative records of The Princeton Tiger.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Consists of the administrative records of The Princeton Tiger. The bulk of the material is related to the magazine's finances and includes meeting minutes, correspondence, and financial statements. Also in the collection are correspondence, clippings, and some oversized drawings, as well as two audiocassettes of board meetings.

Collection Creator Biography:

First published sporadically in 1882 and then regularly after 1890, The Princeton Tiger is the nation's second oldest college humor magazine. Published 6 times a year, the student-run publication offers a satirical look at campus life. Past contributors to the magazine have included many prominent alumni such as F. Scott Fitzgerald and cartoonists Whitney Darrow, Jr. and Henry Martin, both of whom went on to be regularly featured in The New Yorker.

Collection History

Processing Information:

Processing information for Box 1 is not available. Boxes 2-4 were processed by Phoebe Nobles when the material was found on the shelf in 2018 in the course of surveying collections.

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:

The Princeton Tiger Records; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/6m311p31p
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345