Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Creator:
Shea, Christian Bernard
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
C. Bernard Shea collection on Princeton University Athletics
Repository:
Princeton University Archives
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/0v838059j
Dates:
1869-1960
Size:
2 boxes
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-2
Language:
English

Abstract

Christian Bernard Shea was a member of the Princeton Class of 1916 and an avid supporter of Princeton athletics. The collection consists of Princeton University athletics statistics and newspaper clippings compiled by C. Bernard Shea between approximately 1901 and 1960.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

This collection consists of Princeton University athletics statistics and newspaper clippings compiled by C. Bernard Shea between 1901 and 1960. A number of sports are represented; however, the bulk of the materials relate to football. Also included is a copy of Intercollegiate Football, A Complete Pictorial and Statistical Review 1869-1934 edited by Christy Walsh.

Collection Creator Biography:

Christian Bernard Shea was a member of the Princeton Class of 1916. While a student he was an active member of the crew team, and after graduation he remained an enthusiastic supporter of Princeton athletics, as well as a member of the Graduate Council. Shea died in 1961, and in 1998 a new rowing center was constructed in his name.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

A copy of the book "Athletics at Princeton: A History" edited by Frank Presbrey and James Hugh Moffat was removed as it is available elsewhere.

Processing Information:

Container list created by Eleanor Wright '14 in January 2012 and finding aid updated by Christie Peterson in February 2012.

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:

C. Bernard Shea collection on Princeton University Athletics; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/0v838059j
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345