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Michael Bongart E. Photograph Collection

Identifier: 2022-008

Scope and Contents

This collection includes black and white and color photographs of scenes from Princeton Theological Seminary in the 1990s. It also includes some photo negatives, contact sheets, and reference materials.


  • Majority of material found in c.1990s

Conditions Governing Access

There are no special restrictions to the access of this collection. It may be examined by library patrons under the normal rules and conditions of Special Collections.

Rev. Michael Edward Bongart

Rev. Michael E. Bongart received his Master of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary in 1992. He was commissioned by the Seminary to take photographs of various events and scenes on campus in the 1990s. Bongart attended the 2022 Alumni event, where he donated his photographs to Special Collections and Archives.


0.8 Linear Feet (2 Boxes) : 2 Boxes

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Photographs are grouped by subject and arranged alphabetically (17 folders).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was donated to Princeton Theological Seminary’s Special Collections and Archives by Michael E. Bongart in June 2022.

Related Materials

See also the following publication by Michael E. Bongart in Special Collections:

• SCQ 3116 – My hypnagogic experience of 4 October 1968

Processing Information

This collection was fully processed and a finding aid was prepared by Lydia Andeskie, with the assistance of Zainab Kajang, in 2023.

The Michael E. Bongart Photograph Collection
Lydia Andeskie, with assistance from Zainab Kajang
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Repository Details

Part of the Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Special Collections Repository

Princeton Theological Seminary
Wright Library
25 Library Place
Princeton NJ 08540 USA