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Afro-American Society/Black Students' Union Collection
This collection includes documents that were recovered from the Black Students' Union space in The Octagon in the Spring of 2016. These documents range from the founding constitutions of both the Afro-American Society and the Black Students' Union to clippings and ephemera produced by allied student groups such as La Causa and the Asian Students Association.
Alan Jenkins (AC 1924) Carl Sandburg Collection
Jenkins was a Congregational pastor who formed a friendship with poet, novelist and folk singer Carl Sandburg. Collection contains correspondence between Sandberg and Jenkins, articles on Sandburg by Jenkins, other news clippings, photographs, notes, and related letters from Sandburg's literary contemporaries.
Albert Wells Hubbard (AC 1867) Family Papers
Correspondence, reports,and two photographs from circa 1864 to 1909, chronicling Albert Wells Hubbard's graduate years at Princeton until several years after his death in 1899. The bulk of the collection is personal correspondence among A. W. Hubbard, his wife Emma Roxanna Spencer Hubbard, and their immediate family. A large portion of the material documents his years as a missionary in Turkey between 1873 and 1899.
Alexander Meiklejohn Papers
Philosopher and former president of Amherst College. Papers contain correspondence with other educators and records created during his presidency.
Alfred Ely (1778-1866) Correspondence
Twenty-nine letters from Alfred Ely, Trustee of Amherst College from 1825-1854 and pastor of the Congregational Church in Monson, MA, to Simeon Colton, a Congregational and Presbyterian minister in North Carolina who had earlier been a teacher at Amherst Academy. This collection also contains one letter from an unidentified sender to Simeon Colton and one letter from Daniel Johnson to Simeon Colton.
Alfred Friendly (AC 1933) Papers
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and longtime managing editor of the Washington Post. Collection consists of correspondence and writings by Friendly, including columns written for the Washington Post or for other publications, manuscripts, and various other endeavors.
Alfred Sherwood Romer (AC 1917) Papers
Correspondence, clippings, photographs and other material relating to Romer's Amherst career, his service in WWI France, and his later activities as President of the Class of 1917 and as Chairman of the Phi Alpha Psi Fraternity Corporation.
Allan W. Forbes (AC 1908) Photograph Collection
Photographs taken by Allan W. Forbes (AC 1908) largely of Amherst College and the surrounding area during his time as a student.
Allison W. "Eli" Marsh (AC 1913) Papers
Publications, photographs, clippings, letters, memorabilia, academic regalia and other materials documenting "Eli" Marsh's career as a soccer coach and professor of Physical Education, chiefly at Amherst College, 1917-1958, but also at Ohio State University, 1915-1917.
Allison W. Marsh (AC 1913) Physical Education Department Records
Records from Professor A. W. Marsh, including correspondence, reports, forms, publications, newspaper clippings, ephemera, and blueprints from Amherst College (and some material from other colleges and universities) regarding physical education, athletics, health, and Physical Education departmental business.
Amherst College 1928 Olio Photographs and Papers
Amherst College yearbook. Collection includes photographs and artwork used in the 1928 "Olio," along with some material from the 1926 "Olio," additional photographs and correspondence related to the editorial and business matters of the Olio's editorial committee.
Amherst College Academic Computer Center Records
Newsletters, manuals, grant proposals, minutes, correspondence and other documents related to the operations of the Amherst College Academic Computer Center, under the direction of Betty Romer. Includes files on the planning, design and construction of the Seeley-Mudd Building, 1980-1984, which has housed many of the offices of the department of Information Technology.
Amherst College Administrative Publications Collection
Publications produced by the Amherst College administration for a broad campus audience and administrative publications for a five college audience. The collection includes: course catalogs; student, faculty and alumni directories; handbooks; facebooks; calendars; annual reports; and news and outreach publications.
Amherst College Admission Office. Annual Reports to Secondary Schools
Reports by the Office of Admission at Amherst College for the use of secondary schools. The reports present statistics on the incoming freshman class and information for secondary school principals and guidance councilors.
Amherst College Affirmative Action Committee Records
Minutes, reports, correspondence, printed material and other records documenting the activities of the Advisory Committee on Affirmative Action.
Amherst College Alumni Biographical Files
Biographical questionnaires; writings and correspondence by or about alumni, newspaper articles, obituaries, photographs. In rare instances, the collection includes some materials pertaining to an entire class, such as class agent records, and copies of class resolutions or class anthologies.
Amherst College Alumni Office Historical Records
Minutes, reports, correspondence, programs, scrapbooks and other materials documenting official activities of Amherst College alumni, including Alumni Council meetings, dinners and conferences and the activities of regional alumni associations.
Amherst College Alumni Office Public Records
Correspondence, minutes, printed matter, and other administrative records related to alumni relations at Amherst College, 1922-1992.
Amherst College Association of Amherst Students Records
Financial records, meeting minutes, correspondence, election records and other records documenting the activities of the Association of Amherst Students, the official student government body of Amherst College.
Amherst College Assyrian Reliefs Collection
Amherst College Athletics Collection
Programs, photographs, correspondence, press information, newsclippings, and other records and memorabilia documenting the history of intercollegiate and intramural athletics at Amherst College. The collection does not include much material related to physical education; see separate collection.
Amherst College Board of Trustees Materials Concerning President Alexander Meiklejohn
Materials generated by the Board of Trustees of Amherst College relative to the presidency (1912-1924) and resignation of Alexander Meiklejohn.
Amherst College Board of Trustees Records. Meeting Minutes
Amherst College Botany Department Local Plant Records
Amherst College Botany Department Local Plant Records consist of thirty unbound volumes of files on indigenous plant species.
Amherst College Buildings and Grounds Collection
This collection includes documentation of the history and development of Amherst College physical plant, its campus, buildings, features and owned properties. THIS COLLECTION IS CURRENTLY BEING REPROCESSED.
Amherst College Centennial Collection
The collection consists of records of the Amherst College Centennial Celebration Committee and clippings, programs, ephemera, photographs and scrapbooks related to activities at the College for the celebration in 1921 of the 100th anniversary of its founding.
Amherst College Church and Chapel Records
Records of the Church of Christ in Amherst College and other Christian religious activity on campus, including Amherst student involvement in Zion Chapel/Hope Church, from the founding of the college to the mid-twentieth century. Includes manuscript records, correspondence, printed material, and books.
Amherst College Class Albums Collection
Autograph, portrait, and photograph albums of graduating classes from 1853 to 1906. Series 2 includes several fraternity albums.
Amherst College Class of 1902 Papers
The Class of 1902 Papers consist of reunion pictures and publications, correspondence, articles written by members of the class, and a scrapbook.
Amherst College Clubs and Societies Collection
Official records and associated material of Amherst student organizations. Includes founding records, minutes, financial records, membership lists, clippings, publications, correspondence, reports, photographs and other materials.
- Amherst College -- Alumni and alumnae 96
- Amherst College -- Students 60
- Amherst College -- Faculty 35
- Correspondence 25
- Lecture notes 21
- Photographs 15
- Amherst College -- History 14
- Amherst College -- Administration 13
- Diaries 12
- World War, 1914-1918 12
- Amherst College -- Presidents 11
- Sermons 10
- Scrapbooks 9
- Student activities 9
- Theater 9
- Women missionaries 9
- World War, 1939-1945 9
- American poetry 8
- Poets, American 8
- Poetry 7 + ∧ less
- English 372
- Spanish; Castilian 7
- French 6
- German 6
- Japanese 5
- Amherst College 28
- Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 8
- Hitchcock, Edward, 1828-1911 (AC 1849) 7
- Meiklejohn, Alexander, 1872-1964 7
- Amherst College. Library 6
- Wilbur, Richard, 1921-2017 (AC 1942) 6
- Hagstrom, Jack W. C., MD, 1933-2019 (AC 1955) 5
- King, Stanley, 1883-1951 (AC 1903) 5
- Mckeon, Newton Felch, 1904-1990 (AC 1926) 5
- Merrill, James, 1926-1995 (AC 1947) 5
- Morrow, Dwight W. (Dwight Whitney), 1873-1931 (AC 1895) 5
- Plimpton, Calvin Hastings, 1918-2007 (AC 1939) 5
- Plimpton, George A. (George Arthur), 1855-1936 (AC 1876) 5
- Seelye, Julius H. (Julius Hawley), 1824-1895 (AC 1849) 5
- Ward family 5
- Baird, Theodore, 1901- 4
- Blaisdell, Dorothea Chambers 4
- Chambers, William Nesbitt, 1853-1934 4
- Cole, Charles Woolsey, 1906-1978 (AC 1927) 4
- Dōshisha Daigaku 4 + ∧ less