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Abstract The Amherst College Library History Collection, 1850-1965, contains materials compiled by former Librarian Newton F. McKeon. Mr. McKeon assembled these materials to write a history of the Amherst College Library. This history, however, was never written. The Library History Collection includes McKeon's notes, copies of library reports and records, ephemera dating from the 19th century, and published and unpublished articles and reports about the Amherst College Library. Most of the material...
Dates: 1850-1987; Majority of material found within 1850-1965
Collection — Multiple Containers
Abstract Histories, correspondence, articles and photographs relating to the statue Sabrina, donated to Amherst College in 1857 and the object of pranks and interclass rivalry for much of the time since.
Dates: circa 1860-2010
Abstract Started by Dr. Sauveur as the Normal School of Languages at Amherst College in 1875. Contains existing documentation of the Library School and incomplete documentation of other school programs. Includes bulletins, brochures, lecture notes, examinations and certificates; as well as Newton McKeon's notes on the Library School.
Abstract Correspondence regarding the formation of the group, minutes of meetings, financial and membership records, newsletters, other publications, and information regarding activities sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Collection — Box 1-8: [Barcode: McKeon Frost 1-8]
Dates: Majority of material found within 1950-1960
- Names: Mckeon, Newton Felch, 1904-1990 (AC 1926) X
- Academic libraries -- Administration 1
- Academic libraries -- Massachusetts 1
- Language and languages -- Study and teaching 1
- Lecture notes 1
- Library schools 1
- Sabrina (Statue) 1 ∧ less
- Amherst College 1
- Amherst College. Library 1
- Amherst College. Library. Friends 1
- Amherst College. Summer School of Languages 1
- Amherst College. Summer School of Library Economy 1