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Amherst College Office of Admission Records. Legacy Office Files and Ephemera

 Record Group
Identifier: RG 011-001
Abstract

The collection contains office files and ephemera pertaining to the Amherst College Office of Admission.

Dates: Pre-1970

Amherst College Oral History Project Records

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00037
Abstract

Typed transcripts and audio recordings of oral history interviews with Amherst College professors emeriti, alumni, staff members, and other notable members of the Amherst community. Most of the interviews were conducted between 1977 and 1982, with some material from earlier years also included.

Dates: 1952-1982; Majority of material found within 1977-1982

Amherst College Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00289
Abstract

Photographic images documenting Amherst College student, academic and administrative life and individuals, events, organizations and locations associated with the college.

Dates: circa 1844-2007

Amherst College Photographer Records

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00219
Abstract

Negatives, prints, transparencies and digital images documenting Amherst College events, people and places taken by College Photographers and their assistants.

Dates: 1960 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1965 - 2005

Amherst College Physician and Pratt Health Cottage Records

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00372
Abstract

Four record volumes containing administrative records, individual student health records and aggregate student health statistics from the Pratt Health Cottage at Amherst College and Dr. Edward Hitchcock Jr. (AC 1849), the college physician.

Dates: 1875-1929

Amherst College Posters Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00190
Abstract

Poster, placards and broadsides advertising campus events and public notices, chiefly 1870 to 1905 with additional materials from other years, especially from the 1980s to present. Materials continue to be added to this collection.

Dates: 1830-2016; Majority of material found within 1870-1905

Amherst College President's Office Public Records

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00239
Abstract

Clippings, correspondence, and other records documenting of the public face of the Amherst College President's Office, 1934-1976. Includes invitations and requests for information, as well as correspondence and other documents related to institutional associations such as the American Council on Education, Association of Colleges in New England and New England Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.

Dates: 1934-1976

Amherst College Queer Resource Center Records

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00275
Abstract

Posters, flyers and announcements related to activities and services sponsored by the Queer Resource Center (QRC), a college-sponsored support center for queer students at Amherst College.

Dates: 2000-2016

Amherst College Record Books

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00208
Abstract

Autograph books, registers, record books and logs relating to Amherst College students, alumni, administration and various college events and topics from the founding of the College to the early 20th century.

Dates: 1801-1967; Majority of material found within 1825-1908

Amherst College Reunion Trophy Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00159
Abstract

The Reunion Trophy of Amherst College was presented annually to the alumni class having the largest percentage of living members present at Commencement. Collection consists of letters and documents related to the Reunion Trophy.

Dates: 1873-1955

Amherst College Sabrina Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MA.00172
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

Amherst College Salutations Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00151
Abstract

Contains letters of commendation and formal greeting, proclamations and certificates presented to Amherst College on special occassions by other colleges and universities, as well as other cultural institutions.

Dates: circa 1920-ongoing

Amherst College Scrapbooks Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00099
Abstract

Scrapbooks containing programs, souvenirs, photographs, newspaper clippings, college papers, letters and ephemera relating chiefly to student life at Amherst. Includes both personal and institutional scrapbooks.

Dates: 1834-1983

Amherst College Student and Alumni Publications Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00230
Abstract

A collection of literary, humor and news publications, largely written and edited by Amherst College students and alumni, but also including Five-College publications and publications edited by the college for students and alumni.

Dates: 1829-2020

Amherst College Student Council Records

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00201
Abstract

Minutes, financial records, correspondence, reports, and various printed matter documenting the activities of student government at Amherst College, 1917-1975 (with gaps), including budget allocations to student clubs and organizations, election of officers, and administration of the honor system.

Dates: 1917-1975

Amherst College Student Work and Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00182
Abstract

Correspondence and literary manuscripts - mostly orations, disputations and essays - written by Amherst College alumni. The collection includes materials of such individuals as Henry Ward Beecher, John Quincy Adams, William Austin Dickinson, and Edward Hitchcock.

Dates: 1821-1909

Amherst College Treasurer's Office. Financial Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MA.00177
Abstract

Annual financial reports, 1933-1958, and other permanently retained records of the Amherst College Treasurer and Comptroller, including journal entries, vouchers, documentation of securities transactions and investment portfolios, and samplings of student ledger cards.

Dates: 1875 - 1975; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1950

Amherst College WAMH/WAMF Records

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00257
Abstract

Records of the Amherst College student radio station, WAMH (formerly WAMF). Records include audio recordings, publicity materials, program guides, correspondence, photographs, training materials, FCC materials and internal documentation of radio station operations.

Dates: 1948-2020

Amherst College War Materials Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00062
Abstract

An artificial collection consisting mainly of publications, ephemera and correspondence related to Amherst College's involvement in various United States wars, including the Civil War, Mexican War, Spanish-American War, World Wars I and II, Korean War and the Vietnam War.

Dates: 1829-2004

Amherst College Weather Station Records

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00003
Abstract

Climatological data recorded by Professor Ebenezer Strong Snell (Class of 1822) and his daughter Sabra Snell from 1835 to 1902; observations recorded by the Hatch Experimental Station at the Massachusetts Agricultural College from 1891 to 1924; and by Dr. Philip Ives (Class of 1932) from 1948 to date.

Dates: 1835-1924; 1948-1998

Amherst College Women / Ladies of Amherst College Records

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00048
Abstract

Organizational, membership and financial records, spanning the history of the organization from 1906 to 1976. Include constitutions, meeting minutes, and annual membership lists, as well as newspaper clippings, correspondence, expense records and memorabilia.

Dates: 1912-1976

Amherst College Women's and Gender Center Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG 008-001
Abstract

Newsletters, flyers, photographs, correspondence and other materials maintained by the Women's and Gender Center (formerly the Women's Center) of Amherst College, and documenting its activities as an informational resource, intentional space and advocacy group related to women's and gender issues.

Dates: 1968-2001; Majority of material found within 1975-2000

Amherst Recording Council Recordings

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00396
Abstract

Audio recordings of lectures and performances at Amherst College between April 2004 and February 2006.

Dates: 2004-2006

Amherst Summer School Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00058
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.

Dates: 1878-1906

Anson D. Morse (AC 1871) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00036
Abstract

Historian and political thinker. Contains notes, manuscripts, articles, notebooks, newspaper clippings, and correspondence relating to his work as Professor of History at Amherst College.

Dates: circa 1870-1916

Anthony W. Marx South Africa Research Materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MA.00347
Abstract

Notes, printed matter, and audiocassette recordings related to Marx's comparative research on race and civil rights (particularly education) in South Africa, Brazil and the United States. This research resulted in the publication of the books Lessons of Struggle : South African Internal Opposition, 1960-1990 (1992) and Making Race and Nation : a Comparison of South Africa, the United States, and Brazil (1998). This collection is currently unprocessed.

Dates: circa 1985-1998

Antonio Benítez Rojo Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00184
Abstract

Chiefly printed materials such as news clippings, articles by and about Benítez-Rojo's literary work, book covers, flyers and posters of conferences given or attended by him, photographs, and videotapes of some of his lectures.

Dates: 1957-2002

Arabic Manuscripts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00290
Abstract

Manuscript volumes and fragments in Arabic from the 9th to 19th centuries.

Dates: 9th-12th century; 17th-19th century

Arthur John Hopkins (AC 1885) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00090
Abstract

Correspondence, draft writings, articles, notes and other materials documenting the career of Hopkins as a scientist and professor of chemistry at Amherst College. His scientific notes and writings chiefly document research in the field of alchemy, but there is also some material on the calculation of latitude and longitude. In addition, the papers include some correspondence of his wife, Margaret Briscoe Hopkins, as well as genealogical information.

Dates: 1846-1939