- Collection Overview
- Collection Description & Creator Information
- Access & Use
- Collection History
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- Princeton University. Office of the President.
- Advisory Councils records
- Princeton University Archives
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- 2 boxes
- Storage Note:
- Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-2
Each of Princeton's advisory councils is comprised of alumni and other individuals who act in an advisory capacity to the various academic departments through meetings with departmental faculty, administration, and the Alumni Council. The records consist of correspondence and member lists of the inaugural Advisory Councils of various departments.
Collection Description & Creator Information
The collection consists of correspondence and member lists of the inaugural Advisory Councils of various departments. The bulk of the correspondence is letters from president Harold T. Dodds to prospective advisory council members inviting them to serve, and their acceptances or declinations.
- Collection Creator Biography:
Princeton University. Office of the President.
The President is the chief executive officer of the University. They preside at all meetings of the boards of trustees and of the faculty and at all academic functions at which they are present and represent the University before the public. The Trustee by-laws charge them with the general supervision of the interests of the University and with special oversight of the departments of instruction.
- Processing Information
Contents list created by Eleanor Wright '14 in January 2012 and finding aid updated by Christie Peterson in February 2012.
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research use.
- Conditions Governing Use
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- Credit this material:
Advisory Councils records; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
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- Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript LibrarySeeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library65 Olden StreetPrinceton, NJ 08540, USA(609) 258-6345