- Collection Overview
- Collection Description & Creator Information
- Access & Use
- Collection History
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- Kazmaier, Dick
- Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
- Dick Kazmaier Papers
- Princeton University Archives
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- 1949-2002 (mostly 1949-1952)
- 5 boxes and 1 folder
- Storage Note:
- Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-5
Dick Kazmaier was a Princeton University student and football player from 1948 to 1952. The Dick Kazmaier Papers include Kazmaier's course materials (class notes, exams, and thesis research material), as well as football team photographs, award certificates, and a scapbook of newspaper clipplings from 1949 to 1953.
Collection Description & Creator Information
The Dick Kazmaier Papers include Kazmaier's course materials (class notes, exams, and thesis research material), as well as football team photographs and award certificates, and a scapbook of newspaper clipplings from 1949 to 1953.
- Collection Creator Biography:
Dick Kazmaier was a Princeton University student and football player from 1948 to 1952. Born Richard Kazmaier Jr. on November 23, 1930 in Maumee, Ohio, he attended Princeton University from 1948 to 1952, playing football all four years. He was part of the undefeated teams of 1950 and 1951, and in 1951 won the Heisman Trophy. Though he was recruited by the NFL, Kazmaier did not play football after his undergraduate years. In 1966, Kazmaier was inducted to the College Football Hall of Fame. Princeton retired his jersey number,
The papers were donated by Patricia Kazmaier in January 2016 , with a later addition in October 2016 .
- Archival Appraisal Information:
Plaques were transferred to the Princeton Athletics Department.
- Processing Information:
This collection was processed by Phoebe Nobles in 2016. Finding aid written by Phoebe Nobles in 2016.
The addition was processed and the Finding aid updated by Michelle Peralta in 2018.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
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- Credit this material:
Dick Kazmaier Papers; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Permanent URL:
- Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript LibrarySeeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library65 Olden StreetPrinceton, NJ 08540, USA(609) 258-6345