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Margaret Sutton Briscoe Papers
Short story writer, playwright, and novelist, wife of Amherst professor Arthur John Hopkins (for his papers, see separate finding aid). Collection includes copies of published short stories, correspondence, and manuscript writings, including Briscoe's unfinished memoirs.
Marika Hashimoto (AC 2006) Papers from Doshisha Fellowship
Hashimoto was a Doshisha Fellow for one year after graduation from Amherst College. The collection includes teaching records, printed matter, photographs, and other materials documenting her year as a teacher of English and peer mentor, as well as information on Amherst House at Doshisha University and various university activities.
Mark Hopkins Ward (AC 1906) Family Papers
The Mark Hopkins Ward (AC 1906) Family Papers contain the personal and professional papers of Mark Ward, as well as personal papers of members of his Ward and Bliss family relatives, including items from earlier generations of related Porter and Clapp family members. There is also material related to missionaries associated with the Ward and Bliss families in Turkey.
Marshall Bloom (AC 1966) Alternative Press Collection
Approximately 3,500 alternative "underground" newspapers published chiefly in the United States, circa 1967-1989, most originally compiled by Liberation News Service as record copies from its subscribers. Also included is a much smaller collection of glossy magazines for gay men, circa 1967-1992.
Marshall Bloom (AC 1966) Papers
Correspondence, diaries, unpublished writings, news clippings, publications, financial records, photographs and other materials chiefly documenting Bloom's childhood, education, personal life and work as the founder of Liberation News Service and its larger role in the radical counterculture of the 1960s.
Martin Espada Papers
Poet, social activist, educator. Contains correspondence, poetry manuscripts and galley proofs, news clippings, contracts, posters, notebooks, photographs, video and audio recordings, and other materials documenting his literary career, personal life and social activism, 1957-2006. Includes translations of some of his poetry into other languages, especially Spanish.
Merrill-Magowan Family Papers
Morrill Cody (AC 1921) Papers
Journalist, editor and diplomat. The collection consists mostly of incoming correspondence, concerning social affairs, editorial work, and publishing. Among the correspondents are a number of literary figures, including Sylvia Beach, e. e. cummings, Marcel Duchamp, Ernest Hemingway, Langston Hughes, Marianne Moore, Ezra Pound, Raymond Queneau, Eleanor Roosevelt, Edith Sitwell, Alice B. Toklas, and William Carlos Williams.
Morrow-Lindbergh-McIlvaine Family Papers
The Morrow-Lindbergh-McIlvaine Papers contain information (documents, photographs, and published information) about the extended family of Dwight W. Morrow (AC 1895): his parents, siblings, children, grandchildren and other relatives. The papers complement in particular the Dwight W. Morrow (AC 1895) Papers (MA.00028).
Morrow Papers [Microform]
Mount Pleasant Classical Institution and Mount Pleasant Institute Collection
The Mount Pleasant Classical Institution opened in 1827 as a school for boys aged 4 through 16. It closed five years later in 1832. A second school on the same site was founded by Rev. John A. Nash in 1846 as The Mount Pleasant Boarding School for Boys; after several name changes, it closed in the early 20th century. Collection consists chiefly of printed catalogues and ephemera; catalogues include complete lists of students and description of curriculum.
Music at Amherst College Collection
This collection documents the evolution of musical instruction, performance, and composition at Amherst. Includes printed and manuscript music, photographs, printed material, personal correspondence and documentation, sound recordings, books, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and concert programs.
Nathan Welby Fiske Papers
The bulk of this collection is comprised of notes by Fiske on Greek language and literature, mental and moral philosophy and American history.
Nelson Family Juvenilia Collection of Pamela Russell and Murray McClellan
Handwritten and illustrated fictional works created by the children of the Nelson family of Goshen, New Hampshire, in the 1890s.
Nesbitt C. Blaisdell (AC 1951) Correspondence & Theater Collection
The Nesbitt C. Blaisdell (AC 1951) Theater and Correspondence Collection contains mostly outgoing correspondence from Nesbitt C. Blaisdell to family members, mostly close family. There are materials related to his career in the theater, and a few miscellaneous materials, such as the Turkish internal passport of his missionary uncle Robert Chambers.
News Clippings Concerning the Resignation of President Alexander Meiklejohn
Newspaper clippings and one scrapbook documenting the crisis in the presidency of Alexander Meiklejohn, 1923-1924, which led to his resignation in 1923 and the appointment of George D. Olds as his successor.
Newton F. McKeon (AC 1926) Robert Frost Bibliography Papers
Noah Webster Family Papers
Letters, legal and business papers, journals, photographs and other materials belonging to Noah Webster and four generations of his descendants. Consists mainly of correspondence concerning lexicographer Noah Webster's life and work. Some papers relate to the work of educators Rev. Henry and Eliza Jones and of businessman Robert Day.
Orra White Hitchcock Classroom Drawings
Sixty-one drawings created by Orra White Hitchcock for use in Professor Edward Hitchcock's classes on geology and natural history.
Orton L. and Margaret Tuckerman Clark Collection
Oscar Schotté Biology Research Materials
Research papers consisting of laboratory notes, tabulations and drafts of publications.
Osmond Jesse Billings (AC 1900) Sermons
Congregational minister. Papers consist mainly of handwritten sermons, but also include a journal and other miscellaneous writings.
Otto Manthey-Zorn Papers
Professor of German. Letters regarding his appointment to the faculty of Amherst College; notes for, and draft of, an uncompleted memoir.
Paris Press Records
For a detailed inventory, see control file.
Paul Langdon Ward (AC 1933) Papers
The Paul Langdon Ward (AC 1933) Papers contain primarily the professional papers of Ward during his many decades as an educator, including copies of speeches and papers he prepared as well as correspondence with colleagues. A small section of the papers relates to Ward's early life as the son of medical missionaries in the Middle East as well as his school years in the United States.
Phonograph Collection of Poetry and Spoken Word Recordings
59 spoken word phonograph recordings, commercially produced, which include poetry readings primarily featuring the work of notable American authors, speeches and interviews. Authors include Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, James Joyce, George Bernard Shaw, Dylan Thomas, John Updike and Frank Lloyd Wright.
Photograph Albums of the Great Mino-Owari (1891) and Great Kanto (1923) Earthquakes
This collections contains two albums of photographs of the Great Mino-Owari Earthquake (also known as the Great Nobi Earkthquake), 1891, and the Great Kanto Earthquake, 1923. Compiler(s) unknown.
Portraits and Signatures Collection
Artificial collection of engravings and photographs, predominantly portraits of a variety of individuals, as well as reproduced signatures. Subjects include American presidents, British monarchs, famous actors, Lord Jeffery Amherst, and others.
Pratt Museum of Natural History Records
Reports, correspondence, clippings, photographs, field notebooks and catalogues related to the natural history collections formerly held in the Pratt Museum, as well as expeditionary field work undertaken to develop those collections. Also includes some records of the Amherst College department of Geology.
President's Office Records. Edward Hitchcock
This collection, a part of the President’s Office Records, contains the manuscripts, correspondence, and printed addresses of Edward Hitchcock while he served as Amherst College’s third president.
- 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
- French 6
- German 6
- Spanish; Castilian 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