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Amherst College -- Societies, etc.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Afro-American Society/Black Students' Union Collection

Identifier: MA.01025

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.

Dates: 1969-2016

Amherst College Clubs and Societies Collection

Identifier: MA.00054

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.

Dates: 1821-

Amherst College Hillel Records

Identifier: MA.00380

Correspondence, publicity materials, news clippings, and meeting minutes related to the operation of Amherst College Hillel from the late 1970s to the late 2010s.

Dates: 1977-2012

Amherst College La Causa/Chicano Caucus Collection

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: La Causa 1]
Identifier: MA.00337

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.

Dates: 1965-2008

Asian Students Association Records

Identifier: MA.00395

Minutes, correspondence, publications, and posters related to the activities of the Asian Students Association.

Dates: 1972-2018

Embroidered fabric patch - Amherst College Flying Club

 File — Box 57: [Barcode: HWK 57], Item: 3
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection comprises documents, publications, correspondence, photographs, recordings and memorabilia that provide a comprehensive view of the life, professional work, and personal avocations of Henry Way Kendall (1926-1999). The collection also includes papers of the Union of Concerned Scientists, of which Dr. Kendall was a founder and leader, and academic materials from MIT, where he spent his career as a professor of physics. The collection includes some materials from his childhood,...
Dates: 1930-2000