Contents and Arrangement

Photographs of Princeton University Football, Including Blairstown and Dick Kazmaier, circa 1950-1969

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The items in Series 1: Alan W. Richards Photographs of Princeton University Sports, 1946-1970 are arranged primarily by sport. Within each sport, the images are usually labeled with some additional information, such as a specific subject or date, but they have not been rigorously arranged.

Collection History

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. The Trustees of Princeton University hold copyright to all materials generated by Princeton University employees in the course of their work. For instances beyond Fair Use, if copyright is held by Princeton University, researchers do not need to obtain permission, complete any forms, or receive a letter to move forward with use of materials from the Princeton University Archives.

For instances beyond Fair Use where the copyright is not held by the University, while permission from the Library is not required, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Photographs of Princeton University Football, Including Blairstown and Dick Kazmaier; Alan W. Richards Photographs of Princeton University Athletics,, AC401, Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
  • Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 2

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Related Materials

Over 800 of Richards' photographs of events and activities on the Princeton campus, including some additional sports photographs, may be found in AC112, the Campus Life series of the Historical Photograph Collection.

Over 200 of Richards' photographs of the Princeton University campus may be foundin AC111, the Grounds and Buildings series of the Historical Photograph Collection.

Smaller numbers of Richards' photographs can also be found in AC181, the Class Photographs series of the Historical Photograph Collection and in AC107, the Individuals series of the Historical Photograph Collection.


The following news articles, whcih were found in Richards' file in AC107 Faculty and Professional Staff files were consulted during preparation of biography of Alan W. Richards: "Richards Steps Out Of Picture: Local Photographer to Retire," The Daily Princetonian (Jan. 22, 1965); "Richards Records His Last Game," The Princeton Packet (Nov. 24, 1965); "International VIP's Highlight Photographer's Career," The Princeton Packet (Jan. 15, 1969). The following sources were also consulted during preparation of biography note: Social Security Death Index [database on-line]; "Sports Photographer Richards: One of Greatest Princeton Fans," The Daily Princetonian (Nov. 21, 1969).

Princeton University
Richards, Alan Windsor, 1899-