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President's Office Records. Heman Humphrey
This collection, a part of the President’s Office Records, contains the correspondence, administrative material, addresses, and sermons of Heman Humphrey while he served as Amherst College’s second president.
President's Office Records. Zephaniah Swift Moore
This collection, part of the President’s Office Records, contains the correspondence, addresses, and sermons of Zephaniah Swift Moore while he served as Amherst College’s first president.
Ravi D. Goel Collection of George Hibbert Driver (AC 1900) Materials
One notebook of published and unpublished poems, a notebook containing Driver's reflections on various interests, and six volumes of "Driver's Own Encyclopedia," an alphabetical index of Driver's original notes, writings, and research. This collection also contains a manuscript copy of Fare of Poems, his book of poetry, mostly typewritten, with corrections, manuscript inserts, notes, marginalia, and tearsheets.
Raymond T. Drew (AC 1949) Papers
Reginald French Papers
Amherst College Professor of Romance Languages. Papers include his dissertation (Harvard University, 1933), "Francesco d'Antonio da Fiorenza, Cieco," as well as extensive notes, a few articles and some miscellaneous photographs, newspaper clippings, greeting cards and correspondence.
Reverend James Taylor Papers
Congregational minister, former Amherst College trustee. Papers consist of sermons, accounts, legal papers, and a leather folder.
Reverend William James (1797-1868) Family Papers and Sermons
Family correspondence and sermons documenting the family and career of William James as a Presbyterian minister in New York State.
Richard (AC 1952) and Josephine Haskell Aldridge Papers
Richard Claverhouse Jebb Papers
Chiefly scholarly notebooks and manuscripts by Sir Richard Claverhouse Jebb on topics in ancient Greek poetry. The collection also includes one letter from W. G. Headlam and one published article concerning Jebb's personal library.
Richard P. Wilbur (AC 1942) Papers
Worksheets, notes, typescripts, and galley proofs for published poems (sometimes together with associated correspondence), poetry translations and prose pieces by Richard Wilbur.
Richard Soffer (AC 1954) Ornithology Collection
Use the library's catalog to see what titles are available in the collection. Materials from this collection may only be used on-site in the Archives and Special Collections reading room in Frost Library.
Robert Allen (AC 1955) Amherst College Course Notebooks
Six spiral-bound class notebooks kept by Robert Allen for courses in Genetics, Organic Chemistry, Embryology and Economics at Amherst College 1953-1955.
Robert Bagg (AC 1957) Papers
Robert Frost Collection
Literary manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings and magazine articles, ephemera, audio recordings and other materials related to Robert Frost's career as a poet and teacher. Correspondents include Joseph Blumenthal, G. R. Elliot, James Hayford, Otto Manthey-Zorn, Lawrance Thompson and George F. Whicher.
Rolfe Humphries (AC 1915) Papers
Ronald Gordon (AC 1965) Oliphant Press Materials
Rudolph Atcon (AC 1949) Autobiographical Typescript and Correspondence Collection
The Rudolph Atcon (AC 1949) Autobiographical Typescript and Correspondence Collection contains 7 folders of Atcon's typescript autobiography and 1 folder of correspondence between Amherst College staff members and Atcon about the autobiography. Atcon's correspondence is helpful in understanding how he felt about his work.
Samuel French Company Theater Collection
The Samuel French Company Theater Collection is more than four hundred and fifty linear feet of material including thousands of plays and publications, photographs, costume design illustrations, theatrical ephemera, and documentation of the Samuel French Corporation’s business transactions dating back to the mid 1800’s.
Samuel G. Goodrich (Peter Parley) Collection
Children's writer. Collection consists chiefly of correspondence but also passports, contracts, tickets, official proclamations, and other documents relating to Goodrich's life and literary work.
Samuel Robinson Williams Papers
Physicist, professor. Includes drafts of manuscripts, reprints, bound volumes, printers' proofs, publishers' prospecti, correspondence, research notes, photographs, drawings, plans, and reports relating to his teaching and research in physics, as well as a small amount of personal papers documenting his private life. His extensive correspondents are listed in the appendix.
Sandra Cisneros Collection
Writer. Collection includes transcripts or photocopied transcripts of six stories, one unpublished story, an unpublished speech, an interview, a biographical sketch, and a bound volume of part of the novel Caramelo, distributed to friends for comment.
Sheridan de Raismes Gibney (AC 1925) Papers
The bulk of the Papers consists of play scripts and dramatic treatments written by Gibney for stage and television, 1925-1980; personal and professional correspondence, 1920-1962; the manuscript of an unpublished novel, Flatbush Man, ca. 1979-1985; and various papers related to his undergraduate years at Amherst College and his receipt of an honorary degree in 1939.
Sherwin Cody (AC 1889) Correspondence
The collection consists almost entirely of incoming correspondence, mostly concerning social affairs, editorial work, and publishing. Correspondents include a wide range of writers, editors, and artists, including Edmund Gosse, Walter Blackburn Harte, William Dean Howells, Arthur Curtiss James (AC 1889), Henry James, Rudyard Kipling, Edgar Lee Masters, and William Butler Yeats.
Sidney Brooks (AC 1841) Papers
Sidney Brooks of Harwich, Mass. attended Phillips Academy in Andover before attending Amherst College from 1837 to 1841. His papers include thirty-five letters, a ledger of his expenses, and writings from his school days.
Small Press Ephemera Collection
Pamphlets, publicity material, mailings and other ephemera relating to small presses in the United States, United Kingdom and elsewhere.
Snail's Pace Press Ephemera Collection
Chiefly printed ephemera of Francis H. Fobes' Snail's Pace Press, including pamphlets of Greek and Roman texts, college examinations, certificates, light verse, and holiday greetings. Also, a small amount of correspondence of Fobes and others regarding the Press, and a biographical remembrance of Fobes.
Snell Family Papers
The Snell Family Papers contain the papers and photographs of Ebenezer Strong Snell (Class of 1822) and his immediate family, including his wife, daughters, parents and sisters.
Sprague Family Papers
Springfield Amherst Summer Academy (SASA) Collection
SASA was a summer program for minority students from the Springfield, Massachusetts area. The collection includes application forms; curriculum materials including worksheets, "pre-tests" and tests; directory of participants; "SASA family alimni list"; and evaluations.
Stanley King (AC 1903) Papers
Former Amherst College President. Correspondence, speeches, articles, scrapbooks, awards, photographs and other materials documenting his personal and professional life and that of his wife, Margaret P. Jackson King. Correspondents include Newton D. Baker, Ernest M. Hopkins, Felix Frankfurter and Frederick J. E. Woodbridge.
- 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