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08-Jul-2018 12:08

A second "Little Cannon" is buried in the lawn in front of nearby Whig Hall.

Princeton enrolled its first female graduate student, Sabra Follett Meservey, as a Ph D candidate in Turkish history in 1961.The theft ignited the Rutgers-Princeton Cannon War.A compromise between the presidents of Princeton and Rutgers ended the war and forced the return of the Little Cannon to Princeton.Over the centuries and through two redesigns following major fires (18), Nassau Hall's role shifted from an all-purpose building, comprising office, dormitory, library, and classroom space; to classroom space exclusively; to its present role as the administrative center of the University.The class of 1879 donated twin lion sculptures that flanked the entrance until 1911, when that same class replaced them with tigers. In 1896, the college officially changed its name from the College of New Jersey to Princeton University to honor the town in which it resides.

Princeton enrolled its first female graduate student, Sabra Follett Meservey, as a Ph D candidate in Turkish history in 1961.

The theft ignited the Rutgers-Princeton Cannon War.

A compromise between the presidents of Princeton and Rutgers ended the war and forced the return of the Little Cannon to Princeton.

Over the centuries and through two redesigns following major fires (18), Nassau Hall's role shifted from an all-purpose building, comprising office, dormitory, library, and classroom space; to classroom space exclusively; to its present role as the administrative center of the University.

The class of 1879 donated twin lion sculptures that flanked the entrance until 1911, when that same class replaced them with tigers. In 1896, the college officially changed its name from the College of New Jersey to Princeton University to honor the town in which it resides.

In years when the Princeton football team beats the teams of both Harvard University and Yale University in the same season, Princeton celebrates with a bonfire on Cannon Green. The next bonfire happened on November 24, 2013, and was broadcast live over the Internet.