Where can I find additional historical information about Princeton University?
Alexander Leitch's A Princeton Companion (Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1978) contains biographies of University presidents, trustees, deans, noted alumni, and prominent professors. Other topics include academic department histories, athletics, campus buildings, research, and student activities. This resources is available online and is searchable by keyword.
A host of historical facts about Princeton University are available online through the University's main web page. Researchers should begin by clicking on the About Princeton tab, and then should select the Princeton's History tab. In addition to A Princeton Companion, researchers will find links that provide further details on the Presidents of Princeton University, Princeton's History, the Princetoniana Committee, and information on the American Revolution and Princeton.
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