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Princeton Nassoons Records
Princeton University Archives
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6 boxes
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (scamudd): Box 1-6


The Princeton Nassoons are a close-harmony, all male, student a cappella group that formed in the late 1930s. The collection consists primarily of the Princeton Nassoons' original musical arrangements and correspondence.

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists of the Princeton Nassoons original musical arrangements as well as correspondence and administrative files documenting the history and business of the organization.


The collection is arranged into two series according to their provenance.

Collection History


The musical arrangements were donated by Scott Watson in 2013 , accession number AR.2013.066, and 2014 (AR.2014.044).


Appraisal has been conducted in accordance with Mudd Library guidelines.

Processing Information

The finding aid was created by Lynn Durgin in November 2013.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The musical arrangements shall be open to the research public four years after their date of composition. If no date appears on the arrangement, it shall be available immediately.

Conditions Governing 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:

Princeton Nassoons Records; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (scamudd): Box 1-6

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Related Materials

Additional information on the Nassoons can be found in the Historical Subject Files Collection (AC109). Finding aid available online at: Recordings of the Nassoons can be found in the Historial Audio Visual Collection. Finding aid available at:

Subject Terms:
Performances -- New Jersey -- Princeton.
Genre Terms:
Sheet music.
Nassoons (Musical group)
Princeton University