Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Creator:
O'Brien, Harry Z.
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Harry Z. O'Brien Correspondence
Repository:
Princeton University Archives
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/6q182k20h
Dates:
1896-1899
Size:
1 box
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1
Language:
English

Abstract

Harry Zebulon O'Brien (1878-1907), from Clarksboro, New Jersey, was a member of the Class of 1899. The collection documents student life at Princeton just before the turn of the 20th century.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection documents student life at Princeton just before the turn of the 20th century. The majority of the correspondence is from Harry O'Brien to his sister, Miss Annie P. O'Brien, a student at the Marshall Seminary in Philadelphia. Topics covered in the letters include classes and examinations, lectures, literary contests, class elections and Princeton sports teams.

Collection Creator Biography:

O'Brien, Harry Z.

Harry Zebulon O'Brien (1878-1907), from Clarksboro, New Jersey, was a member of the Class of 1899.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Gift of the Gloucester County Historical Society in November and December 2008 [AR.2008.143], [AR.2008.156].

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

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Credit this material:

Harry Z. O'Brien Correspondence; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/6q182k20h
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345