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Collection Overview

Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Princeton University Student Clubs Records
Repository:
Princeton University Archives
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/c247ds84z
Dates:
1821-1926
Size:
2 boxes
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-2
Language:
English

Abstract

Princeton students have formed clubs for social, charitable, religious, political and other purposes nearly since the school's founding. Princeton University Student Clubs Records, 1821-1926 consists of bound volumes including minute books, financial ledgers, and other record books from student-organized campus clubs including the Nassau Hall Education Society (1821-1839), Literary Sharpshooters (1887-1888), the Philosophical Club (1889-1894), the Hill Club (1900-1904), and the Internaional Polity Club (1914-1926).

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Princeton University Student Clubs Records, 1821-1926 consists of bound volumes including minute books, financial ledgers, and other record books from student-organized campus clubs including the Nassau Hall Education Society (1821-1839), Literary Sharpshooters (1887-1888), the Philosophical Club (1889-1894), the Hill Club (1900-1904), and the International Polity Club (1914-1926).

Collection History

Processing Information:

This collection was processed by Christie Peterson in July 2012. Finding aid written by Christie Peterson in July 2012.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

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Credit this material:

Princeton University Student Clubs Records; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/c247ds84z
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345

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Publication Note:

World Peace Foundations' 1915 Annual Report and History of the College of New Jersey by John Maclean consulted during preparation of historical note.

Subject Terms:
College students -- New Jersey -- Princeton -- Societies and clubs.
Student activities
Genre Terms:
Autographs.
Ledgers (account books)
Minute books
Names:
Princeton University.