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Subject Source: Genre Terms: A Thesaurus for Use in Rare Book and Special Collections Cataloguing

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

Amherst College Alumni Office Historical Records

Identifier: RG 004-001-001

Minutes, reports, correspondence, programs, scrapbooks and other materials documenting official activities of Amherst College alumni, including Alumni Council meetings, dinners and conferences and the activities of regional alumni associations.

Dates: 1848-1955

Amherst College Base Ball Association - scrapbook, 1910-1911

 File — Box GEN1, Folder: 54
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Series 1: General - is composed of various material relating to athletics at Amherst College, including newspaper clippings, correspondence, memorabilia, scorebooks, tickets, and other material. This series also includes baseball centennial material and documentation of the early history of athletics at Amherst.

Dates: 1910-1911

Amherst College Centennial Collection

Identifier: MA.00005

The collection consists of records of the Amherst College Centennial Celebration Committee and clippings, programs, ephemera, photographs and scrapbooks related to activities at the College for the celebration in 1921 of the 100th anniversary of its founding.

Dates: 1919-1921

Amherst College Class Albums Collection

Identifier: MA.00103

Autograph, portrait, and photograph albums of graduating classes from 1853 to 1906. Series 2 includes several fraternity albums.

Dates: 1853-1909

Amherst College Class of 1902 Papers

Identifier: MA.00007

The Class of 1902 Papers consist of reunion pictures and publications, correspondence, articles written by members of the class, and a scrapbook.

Dates: 1932-1967

Amherst College Scrapbooks Collection

Identifier: MA.00099

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

Cushing-Tuckerman-Esty Family: Keepsake/Scrapbook Volumes and Images

Identifier: MA.01029
Scope and Contents This collection contains four volumes and one file from members of the Cushing-Tuckerman-Esty families. The earliest volume contains material relating to Sarah Barker Sigourney (1802-1825), the first wife of Thomas Parkman Cushing. The Cushings had no children, and Thomas P. Cushing named his daughter (by second wife Martha Cargill) Sarah Eliza Sigourney after his first wife and, apparently, her sister Eliza, who died the same year as her sister. This volume has content dating before...
Dates: circa 1820-1900

Evelyn Louise Way Kendall Papers

Identifier: MA.00370-c
Scope and Contents

The Evelyn Way Kendall Papers contain correspondence, documents and memorabilia of Evelyn Louise Way Kendall (1893-1979). This collection also contains photographs, scrapbooks, and records and samples of some of her collections.

Dates: 1890-2014

Margaret Blaisdell Byrd New York City Music, Opera, and Theatre Scrapbooks

Identifier: MA.00119

Eight scrapbooks of programs and clippings related to musical concerts, theatrical performances and opera in New York City, 1899-1962.

Dates: 1899-1962

Music at Amherst College Collection

Identifier: MA.00063

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.

Dates: 1833 - 1965; Majority of material found within 1890 - 1965

Scrapbook, chiefly political cartoons concerning U.S. Secretary of state William Jennings Bryan, 1912-1915

 File — Box 4, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents

Inside front cover is written the name "John H. James".

Dates: 1912-1915

Scrapbook of steamship and interiors, circa 1910

 File — Box pkg, Folder: pkg
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Series 3: Photographs, circa 1860-1920 - include portraits of both William Rutherford and Olga Kilyeni Mead as well as photos of the William and Elinor Mead Howells family. This series also includes several folders of unidentified family photos and a scrapbook of travel images, circa 1910.

Dates: circa 1910

Series 1: Scrapbook, 1913-1919

Scope and Contents The scrapbook contains memorabilia from Romer's four years at Amherst, including photos, tickets, formal affair and sporting event programs, dance cards, short letters, playbills, the announcement of his selection as editor of The Student, his Army registration, train tickets within France, a French traffic violation, a mimeographed note about a new "German GAS," as well as his promotion to Second Lieutenant toward the end of WWI. Included with the scrapbook is a data disk created by Robert...
Dates: 1913-1919

Series 3: Photographs and Scrapbooks, circa 1881-1980

Scope and Contents Series 3: Photographs and Scrapbooks (1881-1980) - contains miscellaneous loose photographs as well as scrapbooks of mixed materials. Photographs are grouped and described first in the list below, followed by the scrapbooks. Three of the scrapbooks were France Bingham’s and three were Elizabeth Keller’s. All of the scrapbooks are well organized and provide a very accessible entry point to the women’s biographies. The contents of each scrapbook are described more fully next to their...
Dates: circa 1881-1980

Series 3: Scrapbooks, 1938-1980

Scope and Contents

Series 3: Scrapbooks - contains material largely related to: JJM's activities as head of the World Bank; news clippings, photographs and signatures related to JJM's activities as High Commissioner of Germany (HICOG); scrapbooks assembled by other people and sent to JJM as mementos of a given occasion, such as the 20th anniversary of the World Bank or the launching of the U.S.S. Henry L. Stimson.

Dates: 1938-1980

Series 4: Gordon Family, 1809-1891

Scope and Contents

The Gordon Family series includes two scrapbooks and one file of loose manuscripts and ephemera. The exact family connection between William Pitt Amherst and the Gordon family is uncertain. Lady Julia Emily Gordon (1810-1896) was the daughter of General Sir James Willoughby Gordon, 1st Baronet and Quartermaster General of the Forces and Isabella Julia Lavinia (1775–1867), daughter of Richard Henry Alexander Bennet of Shorwell, Isle of Wight.

Dates: 1809-1891

Series 4: Scrapbooks and Photograph Albums

Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This is an artificial collection of materials relating to Doshisha University and the Doshisha-Amherst connection. There materials are largely correspondence, photographs and ephemera.

Dates: 1914-2012

Series 5: Newsclippings, 1903-1921

Scope and Contents

Series 5: Newsclippings, 1903-1921, consist of loose newspaper clippings and a scrapbook documenting Parsons' career.

Dates: 1903-1921

Series 7: Scrapbook, 1937-1941

Scope and Contents

Series 7 is a SCRAPBOOK which contains additional clippings, press releases, and reviews of his novels, but contains virtually no personal material.

Dates: 1937-1941

Series 9: Scrapbooks and Music Books, 1857-1908

Scope and Contents Series 9: Scrapbooks and Music Books - contains two scrapbooks for the Glee Club, one for the period 1876-1894 and the other for 1908-1920. These contain programs, clippings, and memorabilia of Glee Club activities throughout these years and are often duplicated in the collection elsewhere.The series also contains copies of music, books, and individual pieces. These include chorus books from the Glee Club and the College Choir and one large bound book of music for the College...
Dates: 1857-1908

Sub-series C: Kate E. Chambers Seelye: Miscellaneous Materials, 1897-1973

 Sub-Series — Box 5
Scope and Contents From the Series: Series 4: Kate Ethel Chambers Seelye, circa 1897-1973 - consists especially of Kate’s incoming and outgoing correspondence from family members, friends, and colleagues. There is also a generous sub-series of miscellaneous materials that includes dietary advice for young Kate; a report she wrote in 1897 about her trip back to Turkey from Montreal, where she had been staying with Chambers relatives; scrapbooks from her school years up to and including college; items related to some of her...
Dates: 1897-1973