Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Creator:
Princeton University. Bureau of Alumni Records.
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Graduate Alumni Public Files
Repository:
Princeton University Archives
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/d791sm51c
Dates:
1921-1997
Size:
12 boxes
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-12
Language:
English

Abstract

The Bureau of Alumni Records was established in January 1949 as an outgrowth of the records office maintained by the Graduate Council, the governing body of the Princeton University Alumni Association. The collection consists of public files of former graduate students of Princeton University.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Consists of public files of former graduate students of Princeton University, compiled by the Bureau of Alumni Records. Material in each file varies greatly but may include the names of relatives, notable achievements at Princeton and post-graduation, news items, address updates, and obituaries.

Arrangement:

Arranged by the year that the degree was earned, and alphabetically by student's last name within each year.

Collection Creator Biography:

The Bureau of Alumni Records was established in January 1949 as an outgrowth of the records office maintained by the Graduate Council, the governing body of the Princeton University Alumni Association. In addition to maintaining the records of Princeton University graduates, the Bureau assisted class officers, served the Princeton Alumni Weekly, and was responsible for publishing the Alumni Directory.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Date of transfer is not known for this collection.

Archival Appraisal Information:

Empty folders and those containing directory information only were discarded.

Processing Information:

This collection was processed by Helene van Rossum in August 2019. Finding aid written by Helene van Rossum in August 2019.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

This 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.

Credit this material:

Graduate Alumni Public Files; Princeton University Archives, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/d791sm51c
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345

Find More

Related Material:

Academic files for Princeton graduates can be found in the following places:

Graduate Alumni Records, 1839-1899.

Graduate Alumni Records, 1900-1929.

Graduate Alumni Records, 1930-1959.

Graduate Alumni Records, 1960-1989.

Graduate Alumni Records, 1990-2008.

More information about the Princeton University Alumni Association can be be found in the Alumni Association Records.

Subject Terms:
Graduate students -- New Jersey -- Princeton.
Names:
Princeton university
Princeton University.