- Collection Overview
- Collection Description & Creator Information
- Access & Use
- Collection History
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- Princeton University. Alumni Association of Princeton. Princeton Prize in Race Relations.
- Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
- Princeton Prize in Race Relations Records
- Princeton University Archives
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- 4 boxes
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- Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-4
The Princeton Prize in Race Relations was established in 2003 by alumni volunteers to recognize and encourage high school students who have made efforts to improve racial harmony. The Princeton Prize in Race Relations Records consist of the files of the founder of the Princeton Prize, Henry Von Kohorn '66.
Collection Description & Creator Information
The Princeton Prize in Race Relations Records consist of the files of the founder of the Princeton Prize, Henry Von Kohorn '66. The collection includes correspondence to and from Princeton Prize board members relating to the governance, planning, development and coordination of the Princeton Prize program and its annual symposia, as well as correspondence with alumni volunteers regarding the regional awards and their ceremonies. Among the files one can also find financial statements, annual reports, meeting notes, event programs and related materials.
- Collection Creator Biography:
Princeton University. Alumni Association of Princeton. Princeton Prize in Race Relations.
The Princeton Prize in Race Relations was established in 2003 by alumni volunteers to recognize and encourage high school students who have made efforts to improve racial harmony. The Princeton Prize presents regionally apportioned $1,000 cash awards as well as an annual symposium on race, which is sponsored by the Princeton Class of 1966. The Princeton Prize has been presented annually since 2004, and the symposia have taken place annually since 2008. Henry Von Kohorn '66 is the founder of the Princeton Prize.
Gift of Henry Von Kohorn in 2011 (AR.2012.001) and 2017 (AR.2017.046).
- Archival Appraisal Information:
No appraisal information is available.
- Processing Information:
This finding aid was updated by by Lynn Durgin in April 2017.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
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- Credit this material:
Princeton Prize in Race Relations 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