This Week in Princeton History for November 7-13

In this week’s installment of our recurring series, a senior visits the U.S. President, a junior achieves football fame, and more.

November 7, 1878—Students “respectfully protest against having recitations and lectures on election day.”

November 9, 1937—Fumitaka Konoye ’38 visits U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt to deliver a goodwill message from his father, Prince Fumimaro Konoye, Premier of Japan.

Fumitaka Konoye ’38, ca. 1930s (alternative spelling: Fumitaka Konoe). Undergraduate Alumni Records (AC199).

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