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Amherst College President's Office Public Records

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00239

Scope and Contents

Clippings, correspondence, and other records documenting of the public face of the Amherst College President's Office, 1934-1976. Includes invitations and requests for information, as well as correspondence and other documents related to institutional associations such as the American Council on Education, Association of Colleges in New England and New England Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.

Dates

  • 1934-1976

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

There is no restriction on access to the President's Office Public Records for research use (per Patricia Mullins, 8/18/88). Particularly fragile items are restricted for preservation purposes.

Conditions Governing Use

Requests for permission to publish material from the President's Office Public Records 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

8 Linear feet (8 records storage boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Clippings, correspondence, and other records documenting of the public face of the Amherst College President's Office, 1934-1976. Includes invitations and requests for information, as well as correspondence and other documents related to institutional associations such as the American Council on Education, Association of Colleges in New England and New England Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.

Arrangement

This collection is organized into two series:

  1. Series 1: Clippings, Information Requests and Invitations [circa 1936-1976]
  2. Series 2: Institutional Associations [circa 1934-1976]

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred to Archives and Special Collections from the President's Office prior to 1980.

Processing Information

Arranged and described in 1988.

Status
Completed
Date
2013
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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