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Amherst College News Bureau News Releases

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00131

Scope and Contents

Printed news releases disseminated by Amherst College from 1948 to 1984, documenting events of importance to the Amherst College community. Newspaper clippings are included with some of the press releases.

Dates

  • 1948-1984

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

There is no restriction on access to the Amherst College News Bureau News Releases for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.

Conditions Governing Use

Requests for permission to publish material from the collection should be directed to the Archives and Special Collections. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights.

Extent

3.5 Linear feet (3 records storage boxes, 1 archives box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Printed news releases disseminated by Amherst College from 1948 to 1984, documenting events of importance to the Amherst College community. Newspaper clippings are included with some of the press releases.

Arrangement

This collection is organized into two series:

  1. Series 1: General News Releases, 1948-1984
  2. Series 2: Athletics News Releases, 1963-1967

Related Materials

Athletics Collection (for press releases related to Amherst College athletics)

Creator

Status
Completed
Author
Claudia Gunter, Peter Nelson
Date
2003
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Sponsor
Encoding funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Repository Details

Part of the Amherst College Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Robert Frost Library
61 Quadrangle Drive
Amherst MA 01002-5000
(413) 542-2299