Office of Government Affairs records, 1978-1998.
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Founded in 1979 and located in Washington, D.C., the Office of Government Affairs is responsible for keeping Princeton's administration apprised of legislative issues that may affect the University community. Areas to which the OGA gives special attention include student aid, research funding, tax policy, and immigration policy. In conjunction with other colleges and associations, the OGA hosts meetings and events with representatives and University groups to maintain open channels of communicat...
The collection documents the physical expansion of the University from its earliest period through the acquisition of large tracts of land in the 20th century, including the properties around Carnegie Lake and numerous farms. Early records document transactions with such Princeton University notables as Nathaniel Fitz Randolph, John Witherspoon, Walter Minto, John and Richard Stockton, and John Maclean. For the most part, the papers consist of standard legal documents with detailed descriptions ...