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Collection Overview

Creator:
Association of Princeton Puerto Rican Alumni
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Association of Princeton Puerto Rican Alumni Records
Repository:
Princeton University Archives
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/fq977x713
Dates:
1980-1989
Size:
1 box and 44 digital files
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1
Language:
English

Abstract

The Association of Princeton Puerto Rican Alumni or APPRA was formed in September 1982 to assist in increasing the recruitment and admissions of Puerto Rican students to the university, and to encourage a thriving Puerto Rican community on campus. This collection consists of paper and digital records including: financial records, bylaws, recruitment material, and correspondence.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

This collection consists of paper and digital records including: financial records, bylaws, recruitment material, and correspondence.

Arrangement:

The paper records for this collection were once a part of the Historical Subject Files Collection (AC109). Their arrangement has not changed. The digital files were presented as one folder; they are arranged into three series: Administrative Files, Clippings, and Correspondence.

Collection Creator Biography:

The Association of Princeton Puerto Rican Alumni (APPRA) was founded in September 1982. The APPRA grew out of a need among Puerto Rican alumni to assist in increasing the recruitment and admissions of Puerto Rican students to the university, and to encourage a thriving Puerto Rican community on campus. Over time the APPRA and other Puerto Rican and Latinx communities on campus consolidated to form the Association of Latino Princeton Alumni (ALPA).

Collection History

Acquisition:

The digital records of this collection were donated by Miriam Rendon Ivey, founding President of the Association of Princeton Puerto Rican Alunmi, in April 2017 . The accession number associated with this donation is AR.2017.061.

The paper records of this collection were donated by Nellie Gorbea in March 1997 and were previously described in the Historical Subject Files Collection (AC109). The accession number associated with this donation is AR.1997.017.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No materials were separated from this collection during processing in 2017. No prior information about appraisal is available.

Processing Information:

This collection was processed by Valencia L. Johnson in 2017. Finding aid written by Valencia L. Johnson in 2017.

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 through the Ask Us! form.

Credit this material:

Association of Princeton Puerto Rican Alumni Records; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/fq977x713
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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