Tag: Carmina Princetonia

  • Ask Mr. Mudd: “Levee Song” and Princeton’s Minstrel Shows

    Q. Dear Mr. Mudd, Is it true that the University of Texas school song, “The Eyes of Texas,” has a Princeton University connection? Where did the song come from, and why don’t Princeton students sing it anymore? A. “The Eyes of Texas” is set to a tune best known today as “I’ve Been Working on […]