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Princeton Mime Company Records


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Overview and metadata sections

Princeton Mime Company.

Founded in 1974 by a philosophy student trained in mime and dance, the Princeton Mime Company has developed into a touring and teaching mime troupe. Each school year, the company players offer a fall workshop on campus, stage all-original productions, and perform at schools, universities, and festivals in the United States as well as abroad.

Consists of programs, flyers, reviews (largely from the Daily Princetonian), photographs, rehearsal schedules, and correspondence of the Princeton Mime Company.

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Box 2 was added by Christie Peterson in February 2011. Container list created by Eleanor Wright '14 in January 2012 and finding aid updated by Christie Peterson in February 2012.

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Collection Inventory

Scope and Contents

Series 1: Princeton Mime Company Records, 1974-1989 consists of programs, flyers, reviews (largely from the Daily Princetonian), photographs, rehearsal schedules, and correspondence of the Princeton Mime Company.


The materials in Series 1: Princeton Mime Company Records, 1974-1989 have been arranged by material type.

Physical Description

2 boxes

Photographs, 1975-1978. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

Princeton Mime Company Records, 1974-1980. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

Clippings, 1975-1989. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

Posters, 1974-1982. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

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