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Collection Overview

Creator:
Princeton Alumni Weekly.
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Princeton Alumni Weekly Oral History Project Records
Repository:
Princeton University Archives
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/12579t56r
Dates:
2012
Size:
1 box and 44 items
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1
Language:
English

Abstract

The Princeton Alumni Weekly (PAW) initiated the project in 2012 for the Class of 1962's 50th reunion. The collection consists of interviews of eleven members of the Class of 1962 during their 50th reunion in May and June of 2012. The alumni converse about Princeton during their time on campus including its social life, academics and student activities.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection consists of interviews of eleven members of the Class of 1962 during their 50th reunion in May and June of 2012. The alumni converse about Princeton during their time on campus including its social life, academics and student activities. The collection includes transcripts (Microsoft Word documents and PDFs); videos (on DVD) and audio files (on DVD) of the interviews. All interviews were conducted by Princeton Alumni Weekly staff member Brett Tomlinson.

Collection Creator Biography:

The Princeton Alumni Weekly (PAW) initiated the project in 2012 for the Class of 1962's 50th reunion. The PAW sought volunteers, coordinated the interviews, and filmed and transcribed them. Excerpts of the interviews, which took place at Blair Hall during reunions, appeared in the PAW magazine and on the PAW website.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Brett Tomlinson transferred the collection from the Princeton Alumni Weekly to the Mudd Library in June 2013. Accession number AR.2013.067.

Archival Appraisal Information:

Appraisal has been conducted in accordance with Mudd Library guidelines. No materials were separated from the collection at the time of accessioning in 2013.

Processing Information:

This collection was processed by Jarrett M. Drake in 2013. : Finding aid written by Jarrett M. Drake in 2013.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research use.

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.

Special Requirements for Access:

In addition to digital content linked from descriptions in the contents list, this collection includes use copies of interviews on video stored on DVD. Access to this material follows the Mudd Manuscript Library policy for preservation and access to audiovisual materials.

Credit this material:

Princeton Alumni Weekly Oral History Project Records; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/12579t56r
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345