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Brian Kaye Correspondence


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Brian Kaye went from Palo Alto, California to Princeton University in 1975 to join the Class of 1979. While at Princeton, Kaye majored in History and was involved in Hillel at Stevenson Hall (prior to the opening of the Center for Jewish Life). At Princeton, Kaye also met Fran Tannenbaum, Class of 1980, and the two were married in 1983. Kaye went from Princeton to Baylor College of Medicine, and later became a physician in California; Fran Tannenbaum Kaye became a paleontologist.

The collection consists of regular letters Brian Kaye wrote to his family (Ronald, Tobye, Todd, Douglas, and Jeffrey Kaye) in Palo Alto, California. The letters serve as a detailed daily journal of Kaye's Princeton undergraduate experience from 1975 to 1979.

The collection was donated by Brian Kaye '79 in 2021 (AR.2021.045).

This collection was processed by Phoebe Nobles in 2021. Finding aid written by Phoebe Nobles in 2021.

No materials were removed from the collection during 2021 processing.

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Collection Inventory

Letters, September 1975-May 1976. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Letters, September 1976-May 1977. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Letters, September 1977-June 1978. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Letters, September 1978-June 1979. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

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