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Amherst College Coeducation Collection
Chronologies, articles, newspaper clippings, and committee reports relating to coeducation at Amherst College and its subsequent anniversaries. The bulk of the collection covers planning for coeducation and responses to coeducation by Alumni, Faculty, Students, Amherst's president John Ward, and the Trustees of Amherst College. This is an artificial collection created by compiling related materials from other collections.
Amherst College Commencement Collection
Commencement programs, news articles, speeches, class week programs and schedules of events, tickets for events held during class week and commencement, poems, student addresses and other items relating to commencements. Arranged chronologically.
Amherst College Committee Records
Records of various Amherst College committees, including draft, interim and final reports, supporting documents and correspondence. Some committees are formal standing committees, but the majority are ad-hoc temporary bodies often convened as presidential advisory committees or task forces.
Amherst College Curriculum Reports Collection
Contains copies of various reports made by the Committee on Educational Policy (CEP) and other committees regarding Amherst's curriculum. Also included are a few books and a magazine article related to the curriculum and related issues and controversies.
Amherst College Dean of Students Records. Associate Dean of Students Bekki Lee
Amherst College Dean of the Faculty Records. Public Minutes
This collection includes minutes of Faculty Meetings and minutes of the Committee of Six that are designated as "public" by the Dean of Faculty; access to these materials is restricted to current Amherst College faculty and Academic Department Coordinators. The collection grows annually with the transfer of each academic year's minutes from the Dean of Faculty to the Archives.
Amherst College Degrees and Honors Collection
The bulk of the collection is made up of diplomas and certificates awarded by Amherst College to Amherst graduates, as well as honorary degrees awarded to individuals associated with the College. The remainder of the degrees and certificates were awarded to Amherst College alumni by other institutions both educational and civic.
Amherst College Department of Hygiene and Physical Education Records
Amherst College Department of Neuroscience Records
Reports, announcements, correspondence, and various course materials documenting the establishment and ongoing administration of the academic program in neuroscience at Amherst College, 1971-2011, as well as instruction in certain lower-level biology courses. Amherst College was the first institution to offer an undergraduate major in neuroscience.
Amherst College Dramatic Activities Collection
The collection includes surviving programs, scripts, photographs, slides, set and costume designs, publicity material, posters, newspaper clippings, and audio/video material that chronicle the conceptualization, creation, production and review of hundreds of Amherst College theater and dance productions.
Amherst College Early History Collection
Printed material, legal documents, financial records, correspondence and other papers documenting the history of Amherst Academy, the Charity Fund, and the inception and founding of Amherst College. Includes early circulars and catalogues of both Amherst College Academy and Amherst College, as well as material relating to several 19th century trustees.
Amherst College Early History Manuscripts and Pamphlets Collection
Correspondence, petitions, pamphlets and other printed material documenting the early history of the College. The collection was collected, arranged, and described by Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Mellon (Edward and Ethel Mellon) and given to the College in 1921.
Amherst College English Department Records
Assignments, examinations, student papers, course descriptions, reading lists and excerpts, and other material pertaining to the English Department and its courses, chiefly 1930-1970.
Amherst College Examinations Collection
Examinations given at Amherst College from 1849 to 1967. The collection includes entrance examinations, final exams, midterms and various in-class tests, examination schedules, as well as examinations for awards and honors.
Amherst College Faculty Club Records
Minutes, treasurer's reports, bank statements, bills, and correspondence relating to the activities of the Faculty Club.
Amherst College Financial Record Books
Ledgers, account books, correspondence and other financial records relating to Amherst College scholarships, loans, tuition payments, special funds, and investments, dating chiefly from circa 1830-1900.
Amherst College Fire Department Records
Correspondence, receipts for supplies and equipment, photographs, rosters, fire brigade histories and newspaper clippings documenting the activities of the Amherst College Fire Department.
Amherst College Football Films
Motion picture films of Amherst College football games from the 1940s through the 1980s.
Amherst College Fraternities Collection
Correspondence, reports, printed material, newspaper clippings, financial and business records, publications and other materials relating to fraternities at Amherst College.
Amherst College Hillel Records
Correspondence, publicity materials, news clippings, and meeting minutes related to the operation of Amherst College Hillel from the late 1970s to the late 2010s.
Amherst College Inaugurations Collection
Speeches, notes, newsclippings, photographs, invitations, tickets, programs,, and guest lists from various Amherst College Inauguration ceremonies dating from 1821 to present.
Amherst College La Causa/Chicano Caucus Collection
Minutes, correspondence, publications, and posters related to the activities of La Causa, a student group on campus. The material covers the 1970s through the present.
Amherst College Library Bookplates Collection
Approximately 222 bookplates and bookplate designs, circa 1828-1989, used in the Amherst College library. The collection also includes information about the history of some of the bookplates; a variety of printing blocks, engravings and other print masters, and a small amount of correspondence.
Amherst College Library History Collection
Amherst College Library Records
Amherst College Mead Art Museum Records
Correspondence, research notes, news clippings, guest books, exhibition catalogues, monographs, press releases, and photographs relating to Amherst College's Mead Art Museum. The records include significant documentation of the museum's first major exhibition, the Armory Show Retrospective of 1958.
Amherst College Moratoria Collection
Clippings, printed matter, photographs and administrative records related to four separate moratoria held at Amherst College to protest and discuss race relations, the Vietnam War, the U.S. entry into Cambodia, and the College curriculum.
Amherst College New Year Greeting Cards Collection
Collection consists of New Year greeting cards sent to Amherst College alumni by the College, as well as several scrapbooks of the cards and related correspondence. Cards often contain artistic scenes from the campus or reproductions from the collection of the Mead Art Museum.
Amherst College News Bureau News Releases
Printed news releases disseminated by Amherst College from 1948 to 1984, documenting events of importance to the Amherst College community. Newspaper clippings are included with some of the press releases.
Amherst College Non-Alumni Biographical Files
This collection documents individuals associated with the college as faculty, staff, honorary degree recipients, trustees, visiting speakers and artists and in any role other than student. Contains newpaper clippings, photographs, curriculum vitae, pamphlets, correspondence 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