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Collection Overview

Creator:
Quipfire! Improv Comedy Group.
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Department of Rare Books and Special Collections
Title:
Quipfire! Records
Repository:
Princeton University Archives
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/zp38wc701
Dates:
1992-1995
Size:
6 boxes and 1 websites
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-6
Language:
English

Abstract

Quipfire! is Princeton University's first student improvisational comedy group. The records contain promotional material, performances and founding documents for Quipfire!

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The records contain promotional material, performances and founding documents for Quipfire! Included are posters, programs, photograph albums, slides, a team hat and VHS recordings of three of the group's first four performances, as well as a promotional tape.

Collection Creator Biography:

Quipfire! is Princeton University's first student improvisational comedy group. The group performs five sets of shows each year on campus, and tours each intersession break.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Series 1 was a gift of Christopher E. Yakaitis '00 in May 2009 [AR.2009.042]. Series 2 was a gift of Erika Peterson '96 and Massie Ritsch '98 in July 1996 [AR.1996.065].

Custodial History:

The materials in Series 1: May 2009 Accession, 1992-1995 were compiled by Matthew David Brozik '95.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

Series 2 was added by Christie Peterson in February 2011.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

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:

Quipfire! Records; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/zp38wc701
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345